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CITY: Council discusses possible new rules for Sanford Center
EDUCATION: Beltrami County signs off on Gene Dillon Elementary plans
Sanford Center to host rodeo in October
EDUCATION: Gene Dillon Elementary utilities decision may hinge on county road plans
Obama avoids pipeline comment but urges tribal sovereignty
SOCCER: BSU falls in overtime
CROSS COUNTRY: Beavers place 34th at Roy Griak Invite
WOMEN'S GOLF: Beavers finish 11th at Mustang Invite
MEN'S GOLF: BSU takes sixth at St. Cloud Invite
BHS bowlers host home meet
Alfred L. Pearsall
Dorothy "Dot" Schocker
Henry Loren Larson
Joanie Brune Anywaush
Maurice W. Johnson
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Let’s not sell our students short
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
Watermark names gallery for Marley and Sandy Kaul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
PAUL NELSON: Fall cooldown continues for peak fishing
Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 more Minnesota lakes
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can fit with any garden
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
December 16, 2013
Road conditions improve in much of northwest Minnesota; forecast calls for milder temps
Road conditions have improved throughout much of northwest Minnesota as of Monday afternoon. Earlier in the day, much of the area was...
December 16, 2013 - 9:09am
December 12, 2013
SUV goes through ice on Lake Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- You could almost hear the “I told you so” in Sheriff Phil Hodapp’s voice Thursday morning. He warned last week that the ice...
December 12, 2013 - 3:08pm
UMD student found outside is still in critical condition
The condition of University of Minnesota Duluth sophomore Alyssa Lommel remains critical but stable at a hospital in St. Paul where she is being treated for severe frostbite and hypothermia. Lommel’s family reported on the Caring Bridge website Wednesday that she had an uneventful...
December 12, 2013 - 9:30am
December 11, 2013
UMD student may have sought refuge in garage
Police interviews and observations from the scene where Alyssa Jo Lommel was found nearly frozen to death Saturday morning indicate that the 19-year-old college student probably searched around a neighbor’s home for a way in, sought shelter in an unheated garage and ultimately stumbled...
December 11, 2013 - 9:12am
December 10, 2013
UMD student found outside in sub-zero temperatures
DULUTH -- A 19-year-old Duluth college student is listed in stable but critical condition after being found unconscious on a neighbor’s porch Saturday morning in subzero temperatures, Duluth police said. Alyssa Jo Lommel, a University of Minnesota Duluth student from St....
December 10, 2013 - 8:35am
December 9, 2013
Out in the cold
Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer Dustin Flynn, a window cleaner for several downtown business, including Outer World, tries to stay warm while...
December 9, 2013 - 10:34pm
December 5, 2013
Cold cuts through area
A sun dog welcomed motorists along Irvine Avenue north of Bemidji on Thursday morning. Sun dogs most commonly occur on cold mornings and Thursday...
December 5, 2013 - 11:27pm
December 4, 2013
Another day of double-digit inches of snowfall for Bemidji, region
BEMIDJI — The storm in two parts didn't disappoint. More and more snow continued to fall Wednesday, prompting schools and businesses to close...
December 4, 2013 - 7:42pm
December 3, 2013
Ready for Round 2? More snow, frigid temperatures on the way
BEMIDJI -- It's not over yet. As area residents brushed off, shoveled out and plowed their way through up to 10 inches of new snow Tuesday, the...
December 3, 2013 - 5:10pm
Icy road contributes to fatal crash in Aitkin County
DEERWOOD, Minn. -- An 82-year-old woman from Deerwood died Monday night in an accident caused by an icy Minnesota Highway 210 in Aitkin County between Deerwood and Aitkin, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Vera Hunt was driving west on Highway 210 near Cedar Lake just...
December 3, 2013 - 1:07pm
December 2, 2013
First snow, then the big chill
Winter, welcome back. The Bemidji area awoke to new snowfall Monday, and it doesn't appear it will end anytime soon, as up to 7 to 9 inches...
December 2, 2013 - 6:27pm
November 13, 2013
2013 is seventh-hottest year; rising seas worsen typhoon report says
WARSAW (Reuters) - This year is the seventh warmest since records began in 1850 and rising sea levels caused by climate change are aggravating the impact of storms such as Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Wednesday. More...
November 13, 2013 - 9:51am
November 12, 2013
Minnesota corn harvest reaches 87 percent complete
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's corn harvest continues to run ahead of the normal pace after a slow start. In its weekly crops and weather report for Minnesota, the U.S. Department of Agriculture says the state's corn harvest advanced 14 percentage points last week to 87...
November 12, 2013 - 3:29pm
October 21, 2013
Measurable snow falls in northern Minnesota, Wisconsin
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Snow showers are in the forecast for much of the week near the Twin Ports and northern Minnesota. Measurable snow fell Sunday to the north. The community of Askov in Pine County got the most with 5 inches. A little more than two inches of snow is on...
October 21, 2013 - 9:45am
October 18, 2013
First signs of snow in weekend forecast
BEMIDJI — The first snowflakes of the season could fall in the region later tonight or Saturday. According to the National Weather Service office in Grand Forks, N.D., a chance of rain and snow showers could fall between 1 and 4 a.m. Saturday, with precipitation changing...
October 18, 2013 - 3:53pm