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Crime report for July 25
Police arrest protesters outside governor’s home
Wisconsin police officer admits to using police resources for nearly 100 sexual encounters
Chisholm man dies in crash involving two semis
AUTO RACING: Speedway returns from rainout weekend with big-money Blitz
‘You can’t get much better:’ 2016 Birchmont opens with solid weather for qualifying rounds
BASEBALL: Bemidji Centaurs win sub-state, head to Legion state tourney
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: BSU reveals 2016-17 schedule
GOLF: Birchmont even bigger this year with more than 300 set to compete
James "Jim" Sperling
Charlotte "Char" Clark
Leonard "Larry" Mitberg
MASTER GARDENERS: Summer insects are here
John Eggers: Solve this quotable quote puzzle
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
Scotty Allison: A VA Pension program review
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Ghostbusters’ (2016)
Art briefs: Farm by the Lake Sunday concert series continues, 'Annie Get Your Gun' at Northern Light Opera Company and more
If the shoe fits — paint it: Sisters create custom shoe company in Bemidji
Patt Rall: Summer events continue in Bemidji
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout: The NOTV crew visits Saskatchewan’s famed trout factory
Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Neighbors helping neighbors
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep quiet zone idea on front burner
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Power company workers were heroes
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
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