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New Food Shelf event sprouts up: Inaugural fundraiser will help fund food bank’s farm project
UPDATED: Jury finds Rossbach guilty
Crews clean up chemical spill after train derailment near Superior
Biden planning campaign stop in Duluth on Friday
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be ‘removed from the land’
GIRLS TENNIS: Kelm making BHS tennis history as she prepares for state singles tourney (Updated)
FOOTBALL: Jacks hope to take momentum into Moorhead for section playoffs
PREP VOLLEYBALL: BHS to face Alexandria in section playoffs, other area playoff pairings revealed
SOCCER: BSU clinches home playoff match with win
FOOTBALL: BSU ninth in regional rankings
Jennifer Ann Garbett Waye
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
Dennis G. "Denny" Preston
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
Woodpicks Bluegrass and Gospel band concert set
MASTER GARDENERS: Think differently about garden clean up
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stop moral erosion with your votes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let Congress fix health care dilemma
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: McMullin a refreshing alternative
Presidential Editorial: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Clintons’ hearts are in right place
UPDATED: Jury finds Rossbach guilty
October 21, 2016
Brrrr….polar vortex might be back
ST. PAUL -- You knew you’d have to pay for last winter’s mild temps sooner or later. Well, it looks like the bill is coming due. The National...
October 21, 2016 - 12:20pm
December 22, 2015
A winter walk
Mikayla Connell enjoys a winter walk near BSU with her dog Cooper on Monday afternoon.
December 22, 2015 - 10:27am
December 21, 2015
January events at Lake Bemidji State Park
BEMIDJI -- Several programs and special events will take place at Lake Bemidji State Park, 3401 State Park Road, during January. All events are free but vehicle permits are regularly $5 for a daily permit and $25 for an annual permit. A New Year’s Day hike is being offered from...
December 21, 2015 - 9:52pm
December 16, 2015
It’s finally here: Bemidji sees first real snow of the winter season
BEMIDJI -- Snowplow engines came to life early Wednesday as the first winter weather system of the season sent flurries down at the first city...
December 16, 2015 - 6:11pm
October 15, 2015
State cold weather rule for heating bills kicks in Thursday
ST. PAUL -- As of today, Minnesota law kicks in to provide warmth for residents who cannot pay their heating bills. Starting on Oct. 15 and running through April 15, Minnesota’s six coldest months, utility companies must provide residential customers payment plans to avoid having...
October 15, 2015 - 9:57am
March 4, 2015
Annual coat, winter apparel distribution Monday
BEMIDJI -- Churches United will host the second annual Michael James Moylan Jr. Memorial coat and warm winter apparel distribution from noon to 6 p.m. Monday at Mount Zion Church cafeteria, 414 Lincoln Ave. NE. Moylan was a resident in the Bemidji-Cass Lake area who not only donated...
March 4, 2015 - 5:07pm
February 1, 2015
Blane Klemek: A season of silence, sort of
My backyard birdfeeders have not been visited by as many wild birds this winter as the past two winters. The usual species have been ever present...
February 1, 2015 - 12:46am
December 2, 2014
Pioneer Editorial: Embrace winter, but stay safe
If you needed a reminder of what season it is, Sunday and Monday did the trick. The region's first real cold snap moved through, with lows forecast in the single digits to below freezing, and coupled with the wind chill, you had actual temperatures in the 20 below range and colder...
December 2, 2014 - 12:59am
November 23, 2014
Aaron's Weather Talk: Road Conditions
With the holidays coming up, road conditions are of great importance. It does not take much for roads to become slippery. In fact, more accidents occur during minor events than bigger ones because there are usually more drivers on the road. One useful tool to use when travelling...
November 23, 2014 - 2:58pm
February 22, 2014
Winter is still here
BEMIDJI — Winter weather is causing road hazards and water line freezing throughout the state. The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office is cautioning people who are planning travel in Central Minnesota to heed the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s warning against unnecessary...
February 22, 2014 - 1:10am
February 19, 2014
Cold weather makes ice caves an irresistable draw
Dan Kraker MPR News 91.3 FM Apostle Islands National Lakeshore —The frigid winter has transformed the caves along the south shore of Lake...
February 19, 2014 - 11:34pm
February 10, 2014
Some Bemidji households lose water access as pipes freeze
BEMIDJI -- About 50 households have reported frozen pipes so far this winter to the city as unusual cold extends deeper in the ground, Todd Anderson, Bemidji water and sewer superintendent, said Monday. Although above-freezing temperatures are predicted for part of next week,...
February 10, 2014 - 6:26pm