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Man killed after contacting live wire following crash near Ely
Five arrested in Park Rapids drug buy
Pipeline protest setting tense, but quiet
Federal Dam man missing after capsized canoe found on Leech Lake
Area Halloween, fall festival events scheduled
SOCCER: BHS takes No. 1 Mankato West to the brink, but falls on PKs in state quarterfinals (PHOTO GALLERY)
VOLLEYBALL: Resilient Lumberjacks earn 3-1 win over Alexandria in Section 8-3A
PHOTOS: BHS hosts pep fest for soccer and tennis athletes
BOYS SOCCER: BHS meets Mankato West in Class A state quarterfinals
FOOTBALL: Spuds blow out Jacks 48-0 in section playoffs
Jerome "Jerry" Stubbe
Rawlen Everett Guinn, Sr.
Keith Wayne Littler
Esther M. Decker
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
Off The Record: Negan Was The Shot In The Arm ‘The Walking Dead’ Needed
PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
MASTER GARDENERS: Think differently about garden clean up
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakdok, others fan the flames of Islamaphobia
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Joe Vene fights for our veterans
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Do you know what’s really scary?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stop moral erosion with your votes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let Congress fix health care dilemma
united way of bemidji area
September 21, 2014
When life deals you some tough cards...
Elvis was in Bemidji this past week, along with some other familiar sites from Las Vegas, at the annual United Way Chili Cook-Off. This year's fun theme of 'Viva Las Vegas' was well exhibited by many booths as they showed their dedication to being part of the caring power of this...
September 21, 2014 - 1:47am
September 17, 2014
VIDEO: Chili cook-off kicks off United Way campaign
BEMIDJI — The United Way of Bemidji Area kicked off its 28th annual campaign for the community Wednesday with the Chili Cook-Off at the Sanford...
September 17, 2014 - 5:02pm
August 26, 2014
Coats for the Community collection begins
BEMIDJI -- The annual United Way of Bemidji Area's Coats for the Community drive is underway. You can help by donating new or clean, gently used, men's, women's, infant's and children's coats and snowsuits. Winter accessories, including boots, scarves, gloves and hats also are welcome....
August 26, 2014 - 11:23pm
June 13, 2014
Volunteer help nonprofits
This week was the United Way’s “Week of Caring” as area volunteers were matched with local nonprofits to accomplish a variety of tasks,...
June 13, 2014 - 12:05am
May 6, 2014
Stamping out hunger: Food drive underway in Bemidji
The United Way of Bemidji Area and the local Post Office are conducting the annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, which started Monday and continues...
May 6, 2014 - 7:44pm
April 11, 2014
Cake fundraiser brings in $2,000
BEMIDJI -- The annual Piece of Cake! Celebrity Cake Decorating Contest and Auction at Marketplace Foods in Bemidji on Thursday raised more than...
April 11, 2014 - 12:32am
Brewin’ up help: United Way, local brewery to hold fundraiser
Bemidji Brewing Co. and the United Way of Bemidji are teaming up to “Spread the Love” on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Members of the United...
February 11, 2014 - 11:56pm
Gifts for Kids collection under way
Laura Nord and Shannon Eickstadt from Security Bank USA helped pick up donated toys Monday for the Holiday Gifts for Kids, a local United Way...
December 11, 2013 - 11:01am
November 9, 2013
Tanya Hasbargen/United Way: Giving to the max
On Thursday, please show your support for United Way of Bemidji Area and other non-profit organizations in our community. Nov. 14 is "Bemidji Gives" — an organized effort to bring "Give to the Max Day" efforts to the Bemidji community. A day that provides a one-day experience for...
November 9, 2013 - 11:26pm
October 12, 2013
Tanya Hasbargen/United Way: A learning community is a healthy community
BEMIDJI — Education means different things to different people. For some, it’s purely academic, while for others it may be developing life skills. To the United Way of Bemidji Area, education means helping children, youth and adults achieve their full potential. And while...
October 12, 2013 - 10:16pm
October 8, 2013
Pizza Day benefits United Way
Connie and Mike Miller find an empty bench along Beltrami Avenue to enjoy their pizza as part of Pizza Day for United Way, which was hosted...
October 8, 2013 - 11:44pm
January 31, 2013
United Way of Bemidji Area exceeds 2012 goal
The United Way of Bemidji Area revealed the results of the 2012 Community Campaign Thursday night at the annual Victory Dinner. The 2012 United...
January 31, 2013 - 9:30pm
December 4, 2012
United Way picks up donations for Holiday Gifts for Kids
Hailey Piegen, volunteer with the United Way of Bemidji Area’s Holiday Gifts for Kids, picked up two boxes of gifts from Walgreens Monday afternoon....
December 4, 2012 - 10:43pm
November 23, 2012
United Way: Annual campaign needs help to reach goal
BEMIDJI – This week, the United Way of Bemidji Area announced it had reached 86 percent of its fundraising goal for this year’s campaign. The United Way had raised $349,278 as of Wednesday. This year’s goal is $405,000. “We set a financial goal to reflect some of the need...
November 23, 2012 - 11:55pm
October 6, 2012
United Way project helps keep community warm
United Way of Bemidji Area held its annual Coats for the Community distribution day Saturday morning at First Lutheran Church. Each year, the...
October 6, 2012 - 11:53pm