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UPDATED: Hunter's death near Little Falls being investigated as homicide
BSU unveils $1 million student media center (photo gallery)
Shopping spree!: Local emergency officials help children buy Christmas presents
History Mystery returns to the Beltrami County History Center
Crime report for Dec. 6
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Dibble learning to compete for Beavers
BSU to host softball camp
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks ‘flip’ the script, beat Hibbing
AUTO RACING: Awards handed out at speedway banquet
Coleman highlights BSU track and field’s 2016-17 opener
Monica Louise Johnston
Bruce Robert Smith
Ray O. Carpenter
Bruce Robert Smith
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
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
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s restore integrity to election process
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
June 10, 2013
New shelter for Nymore
One good thing that will come out of last year’s July 2 wind storm is this new log shelter at Nymore Park using trees from the blow down at...
June 10, 2013 - 9:35pm
June 4, 2013
Surviving the storms: Knowing how to respond to a tornado vital in storm season
By Austin Ashlock Forum News Service GRAND FORKS, N.D. — After a tornado touched down outside Grafton on Friday afternoon, it is safe to say tornado season, and the dangers it brings, has arrived in the northern Red River Valley. Greg Gust, warning coordination meteorologist...
June 4, 2013 - 11:12pm
June 1, 2013
Twisters, floods sweep across Midwest, Plains
9 dead in Oklahoma City tornado By Sean Murphy Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Emergency officials set out Saturday to assess...
June 1, 2013 - 12:28pm
May 30, 2013
NWS: Beltrami, other counties, could see heavy rain, hail
Beltrami and other area counties are in a hazardous weather outlook issued this morning by the National Weather Service. Showers and thunderstorms are expected throughout the day in northwest and west central Minnesota, as well as northeast North Dakota, according to the weather...
May 30, 2013 - 9:44am
May 21, 2013
Rain, rain, go away
BEMIDJI — Continued rainfall kept North Beltrami County in a flood watch for most of Tuesday and more rain was expected overnight before clearing...
May 21, 2013 - 6:33pm
Medical examiner: 24 dead in Oklahoma twister
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — Emergency crews combed the sticks and rubble remains of an Oklahoma City suburb Tuesday morning less than a day after a...
May 21, 2013 - 9:49am
May 14, 2013
Record temps in southern Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A wet and chilly spring has given way to record high temperatures for mid-May in southern Minnesota. The temperature...
May 14, 2013 - 6:11pm
May 10, 2013
Extended winter affects gardening businesses
BEMIDJI — It’s spring time, but the winter-like conditions that had loomed over northern Minnesota longer than normal had some impact on...
May 10, 2013 - 7:01pm
April 29, 2013
Warmer weather puts roads under water
BEMIDJI — Residents of Jackson Avenue were more or less cut off from the outside world Sunday night. That’s when the dead-end road in...
April 29, 2013 - 10:58pm
April 21, 2013
Record low temperatures set in Minnesota
DULUTH — After the storm that ended Friday dropped 2 feet of snow on parts of northeastern Minnesota, the region saw record low temperatures Saturday morning. Embarrass reported a low of 14 degrees below zero Saturday. According to Minnesota’s State Climatology Office, that’s...
April 21, 2013 - 12:25am
April 14, 2013
Storm subsides in Bemidji area, but winter storm warning continues until 1 p.m. Monday
A winter storm warning continues for the Bemidji area until 1 p.m. Monday, although it appears the worst of the event is over. About 3 inches...
April 14, 2013 - 7:31am
April 8, 2013
Minnesota farmers getting off to slow start
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Minnesota farmers are getting off to a slow start because of the persistent winter. It its first weekly crops and weather report of the year, the USDA's Minnesota field office says the cold start to April and continuing...
April 8, 2013 - 4:35pm
Twin Cities volunteers help with Fargo sandbags
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The city of Fargo is getting help from other states in its quest to fill a million sandbags to prepare for expected spring flooding. Volunteers from the Headwaters Relief organization in Minneapolis-St. Paul were among the workers last week when Fargo kicked off...
April 8, 2013 - 7:38am
April 4, 2013
Reservoir drawdown for Mississippi River complete in region
BEMIDJI – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has completed its drawdown of the Mississippi River Headwaters reservoirs in preparation for potential flooding due to the spring melt. The Corps’ six reservoirs – Leech Lake near Federal Dam,; Winnibigoshish Lake near Deer River; Pokegama...
April 4, 2013 - 4:11pm
April 1, 2013
Temps will be chilly for Twins home opener
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Things will be chilly when Minnesota and Detroit meet for the Twins' home opener. Temperatures aren't expected to get warmer than 32 degrees Monday in Minneapolis, where the only heat in Target Field might be Justin Verlander's 100 mph fastballs. Former Twins...
April 1, 2013 - 9:30am