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Paul Bunyan Communications hosts annual celebration
Synthetic drug ordinances proposed in Duluth
Recovery effort resumes in deadly landslide
Grand Forks student dies after crash a block from high school
Bemidji, other districts, required to have plans in place for possible tornado
SOFTBALL: Bemidji overcomes early struggle to top Apollo in Section quarterfinals
TRACK: Bemidji tunes up for sections with final regular season meet
BASEBALL: Jacks sweep Spuds, improve section seeding
Bemidji golfers struggle at Brainerd Invitational
Weather delays make for busy Wednesday of prep sports
Jeremy Roy Kruger
Paul F. Schmit
Cast gets ready for play
Paul McCartney writes in support of Pussy Riot
Program through Hope House, Bemidji Public Library showcases talents
Monroe's photos for Prague exhibition stolen
Hibbing kicks off annual Dylan Days this week
Fishing guide looks back on hosting Dayton
Blane Klemek: Orioles, too, are a sure sign of spring
Minnesota begins 2013 gypsy moth trapping program
Bemidji area lakes finally open and walleye fishing can begin
Tom Purcell: Scandal from the master, Bill Clinton
Amy Goodman: The three heroines of the Guatemala case
Nat Hentoff: At last, justice for locked-in juveniles?
Tina Dupuy: Complicated week for conservatives
Volunteer committee turns over last of pledges for event center
Wally Peck: New veggies gardeners can try
Patrick Guilfoile: Drink to their health, How fruit flies use alcohol to protect their young
Arland O. Fiske: The story of Helsinki’s ‘rock church’
John R. Eggers: Laughter makes the heart young
Master Gardener: Penstemon can offer season-long color
A week to go: Sandy disrupts presidential campaign
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight days before the election, President Barack Obama switched from campaigner to hands-on commander of the federal response to Hurricane Sandy as the sprawling storm roared menacingly...
Mon, Oct 29, 2012 - 6:12pm
Mammoth storm shutters NYC, sends crane dangling
NEW YORK (AP) — Rain and howling winds shuttered most of the nation's largest city and sent a huge crane dangling precariously from a luxury high-rise Monday as Hurricane Sandy...
Mon, Oct 29, 2012 - 6:10pm
Hurricane Sandy grounds thousands of flights
NEW YORK (AP) — Hurricane Sandy grounded thousands of flights in the U.S. northeast Monday and upended travel plans across the globe, stranding passengers from Hong Kong to Europe. The...
Mon, Oct 29, 2012 - 9:54am
NOAA to East: Beware of coming 'Frankenstorm'
WASHINGTON (AP) — An unusual nasty mix of a hurricane and a winter storm that forecasters are now calling "Frankenstorm" is likely to blast most of the East Coast next...
Thu, Oct 25, 2012 - 12:18pm
Apples glisten in new snow
The first signs of winter arrived late Thursday morning with enough snow to blanket the area in white stuff likes these apples along Birchmont Drive. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
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Fri, Oct 05, 2012 - 3:15am
First snow brings winter reminder
BEMIDJI – The first glimpse of winter swept into the region Thursday, bringing with it snow, chilling winds and an advisory against unnecessary travel. Less than two weeks since the...
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Fri, Oct 05, 2012 - 3:12am
UPDATED: Road conditions improve as storm dumps snow on northwest MN
BEMIDJI — Improved road conditions in northwest Minnesota have prompted the Minnesota Department of Transportation to upgrade driving conditions Thursday afternoon to fair. An early winter storm of rain, snow...
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Thu, Oct 04, 2012 - 3:33pm
Stubborn drought maintains grip on lower 48 states
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The nation's worst drought in decades consumed a larger portion of the lower 48 states last week with the Midwest corn harvest in full swing, according...
Thu, Sep 27, 2012 - 3:49pm
Fall walk at Lake Bemidji State Park
Katherine Cofer, 4, encourages her little sister Lauren, 2, to keep up with her and her mommy, Kelly, while taking a walk Monday along the trails at Lake Bemidji State...
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Mon, Sep 24, 2012 - 9:43pm
Shake by the Lake event postponed
BEMIDJI – The Sanford Center’s Shake by the Lake event scheduled for Friday has been postponed, event center staff announced Wednesday. The live music event had been planned for the...
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Wed, Sep 19, 2012 - 10:54am
Drought, dry conditions expand across Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The drought and dry conditions are expanding across Minnesota. Thursday's update from the U.S. Drought Monitor shows that 83.5 percent of Minnesota is now rated abnormally dry...
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 - 10:03am
Scientist warns of heavier storms, more algae
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — An increasingly warm climate is worsening the problem of harmful Great Lakes algae blooms by boosting the intensity of spring rains that wash phosphorus into...
Wed, Sep 12, 2012 - 6:59pm
Drought among drains on Midwest economy
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey suggests that the continuing drought and lessening export demand for U.S. products are among the drains on the economy in nine Midwest and...
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 - 8:48am
State Fair makes accommodations for heat
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Fair is making accommodations for the heat. Thursday's temperatures are expected to soar into the upper 90s with a heat index hovering...
Thu, Aug 30, 2012 - 9:17am
Isaac nears New Orleans, floods rural La. levee
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Hurricane Isaac pushed water over a rural levee to flood some homes, knocked out power and immersed beach-front roads in Louisiana and Mississippi early Wednesday as...
Wed, Aug 29, 2012 - 9:01am