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'We're going to stand with them': Bemidji organization, others from community work to stop DAPL
VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY: Ready for the burn
Polk County man assaults woman, holds her against her will for 11 hours, police say
Bemidji Community Food Shelf to be closed Dec. 26
Wrapping up 18 years of holiday cheer: Christmas Forest tree farm to close after this season
COLLEGE HOCKEY: Halluska, Laiti lead BSU women to sweep of RIT
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU skates to 1-1 draw with LSSU, wins first-ever shootout
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks fall short to Apollo
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Northern knocks off Bemidji State
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers fall flat in 88-61 loss
Glenn Arnold Conlon
Cloyd Olaf Kilde
Bruce Robert Smith
PRIME TIME: From grieving a loss to celebrating a life
PRIME TIME: A fiery idea for a motion picture
PRIME TIME: Readers Theater volunteers bring performances to elementary schools
PRIME TIME: No pain, no strain, just gain at the Activity Center
PRIME TIME: ‘LAWKI,’ or Life As We Know It
After offending American Indians, Ralphie May backs Standing Rock
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Winter here, ice fishing will start soon
Where to fish when the lakes freeze: Numerous destinations within a few hours’ drive
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDTIOR: Local pageant set apart from others
PRIME TIME: Traveling through the landscapes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We deserve respectable representation in government
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Country deserves better from its president
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s restore integrity to election process
March 29, 2013
Beautiful day for a walk
Doug Scott took advantage of a beautiful day Friday by taking his buddy Maggie for a little longer walk along the Paul Bunyan Trail. Monte Draper...
March 29, 2013 - 11:15pm
March 27, 2013
Flood waters cover highway near Laporte, slowing travel
LAPORTE - Travel speeds are reduced east of Laporte due to spring flooding. Highway 200, between Hubbard County roads 45 and 30, is marked with flashers. Also posted is a temporary speed reduction. "Melting snow is causing water to collect on the road surface, which then freezes overnight...
March 27, 2013 - 2:20pm
March 18, 2013
Bemidji schools start late, difficult travel expected all day
BEMIDJI - School here will start two hours late due to severe winter weather. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning in northwestern Minnesota, including the Bemidji area, for Sunday night and today. This morning the weather service said 4-8 inches of snow was...
March 18, 2013 - 5:50am
March 7, 2013
Flood risk increases for Red River Valley with March snowfall
FARGO – Early March snowfall has raised the risk of major flooding on the Red River, the National Weather Service said today in its latest flood outlook. In Fargo, the chances of the Red River topping major flood stage of 30 feet has risen from 79 percent to 88 percent since the...
March 7, 2013 - 10:34am
March 3, 2013
Winter storm watch issued for Bemidji, up to 8 inches of snow possible
BEMIDJI - The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for Bemidji and Beltrami County through 6 a.m. Tuesday. Snowfall is expected to fall Monday, dropping between 4 to 8 inches in the area. Meanwhile, the weather service also issued a winter storm warning for areas...
March 3, 2013 - 4:38pm
March 1, 2013
Trailblazer: Miller has unique view of winter atop his groomer
From his perch atop the snowmobile trail groomer, Roy Miller of Bemidji is in the ideal position to observe the area’s forest, fields and swamps...
March 1, 2013 - 3:25pm
February 26, 2013
Bemidji crews plan more snow removal
BEMIDJI – Street crews will be removing snow from Beltrami Avenue Northwest and Minnesota Avenue Northwest, from Eighth Street Northwest to 15th Street Northwest along the curbs Thursday and Friday. That work will start about 9 a.m. and wrap up at 3 p.m. both days and calendar...
February 26, 2013 - 8:56am
February 25, 2013
Mild week in store for Bemidji area, temps expected in upper 30s on Tuesday
BEMIDJI - A mild ending for February is forecasted by the National Weather Service in Grand Forks, and a major storm over the central Plains doesn't appear to have any foreseeable impact on the Bemidji region. A hazardous weather outlook in place for northwestern Minnesota is the...
February 25, 2013 - 8:34am
February 22, 2013
John Eggers: So how is February treating you?
“Ask not what your fortune cookie can do for you but what you can do for your fortune cookie.” That’s the best fortune I have ever received. Why? It really made me think about what I was doing and what was happening around us. But what did it really mean? My wife, Kathy, recently...
February 22, 2013 - 4:22pm
Snowstorms raise flood risks in Red River Valley
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Thanks to recent snowstorms and blizzards, the risk of spring flooding has increased significantly in parts of the Red River Valley, especially in the south, according to the National Weather Service’s latest outlook. Still, rivers are not expected to approach...
February 22, 2013 - 2:11am
February 21, 2013
Fargo-Moorhead's flood chances jump to 79 percent after snowfall
FARGO – Recent snowfall has significantly increased the chances of major flooding on the Red River here, from 6 percent last month to 79 percent in the latest flood outlook released today by the National Weather Service. Major flood stage in Fargo is 30 feet. There’s a 50 percent...
February 21, 2013 - 10:29am
February 20, 2013
Snow removal continues along Bemidji streets
BEMIDJI - Public works crews plan to continue snow removal after midnight tonight and Thursday night. The work could extend into Friday morning on the following streets: - Fifth Street Northwest to 15th Street Northwest on Irvine Avenue Northwest - Norton Avenue Northwest to Birchmont...
February 20, 2013 - 6:31pm
Wind chill advisory in place, but warm up on the way
BEMIDJI - No matter what thermostat you look at, it's cold out there this morning. The latest reading for Bemidji is minus-21 degrees, according to the National Weather Service in Grand Forks, N.D. The wind is calm, giving the area a bit of a break from the blustery conditions from...
February 20, 2013 - 7:35am
February 19, 2013
Dolley strands hundreds in Grand Forks
Blizzard Dolley gave the Minn-Kota Chapter of the Red Cross more than it bargained for when it swept through Grand Forks, N.D., Sunday and Monday....
February 19, 2013 - 11:58pm
Bemidji crews plan to remove snow along curbs during next 2 nights
BEMIDJI - At midnight tonight, Bemidji Public Works crews plan to begin removing snow from curbs. The work will also continue overnight Wednesday. The public works department plans to haul snow from curbs to a holding site on 15th Street Northwest. Vehicle owners are asked to make...
February 19, 2013 - 9:40am