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Giese takes the helm at Oak Hills
Duluth church considers housing immigrants, would be region's first 'sanctuary'
Thinking caps on! Children learn about science during MPR ‘Brains On!’ event
Back together, in song: BSU Choir Reunion Concert brings the generations back to campus
St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Blackduck Fall Festival winners announced
FOOTBALL: Moorhead tops Bemidji 41-21 in second-half Homecoming shootout
FOOTBALL: Beavers look to get the run back in gear for Homecoming
VOLLEYBALL: Beavers swept by No. 1 SMSU
Twins protect wild card lead with another win over Tigers
Twins protect wild card lead with another win over Tigers
William James Sliney
Pearl Rose (Eldridge) Keenan
Warren Donald Dufseth
Melvin "Pat" Gilstad
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
ART LEE COLUMN: The most significant event of our time
SUE BRUNS COLUMN: You don't have to go far to see something new
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mathews has done a great job for our city
July 17, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep the Chamber at Tourist Information Center
As some of us have heard, the city is planning to end the Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce’s residency in the beautiful building (Tourist Information...
July 17, 2017 - 11:33am
July 13, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Trump was right to withdraw U.S. from Paris accord
The other night I was discussing President Trump’s opting out of the Paris Climate Accord with a relative. Remember we do not choose our relatives,...
July 13, 2017 - 11:30am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Summer is busiest time for food shelf
I want to thank our community for its outstanding support of the Bemidji Community Food Shelf. It is a pleasure to live in such a generous community....
July 13, 2017 - 11:00am
June 30, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A moral reflection on the Line 3 proposal
Let's reflect on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) from the state Department of Commerce regarding a request for a Certificate...
June 30, 2017 - 8:00am
June 29, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Not amused by president’s apparent amusement
It's been reported President Donald Trump has been "amused" by all the speculation about whether or not there were "tapes" of his conversations...
June 29, 2017 - 7:28am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BSU should do the right thing and rehire professor
Col. Martin Breaker, former BSU professor and an officer and a gentlemen in the Minnesota National Guard, served in harm’s way during wartime...
June 29, 2017 - 7:00am
June 23, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Indeed, a new veterans home is a non-partisan issue
Mr. Erickson, In response to your letter in the Pioneer of Thursday, June 22, ("Veterans home project is a non-partisan issue") let me be clear:
June 23, 2017 - 6:00am
June 22, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Enbridge's Line 3 plan is not the only option
Bemidji residents should attend the state's public meeting on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed Line 3 oil pipeline at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Sanford Center. However, be warned that the DEIS is not designed to inform a rational, science-based policy decision....
June 22, 2017 - 10:22am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Veterans home project is a non-partisan issue
Mr. Vene's letter to the editor (April 22) praises current District 5A Rep.Matt Bliss for carrying a veterans home bill. Well, good enough, that's what Rep. Bliss is supposed to do—represent his constituents.
June 22, 2017 - 10:21am
June 21, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The New York Times printing lies? Say it isn’t so
I wonder why a major media outlet such as the New York Times continues to dump on the Democratic party? First they assured the voters that the probability of Ms. Clinton being elected was 90 percent (actually 91 percent.), the implication being that she was a shoo-in, so why even...
June 21, 2017 - 7:00am
June 20, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Getting the whole story helps us see the big picture
This is in response to the recent Pioneer article concerning the University of Minnesota Duluth economic report on the Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline and Jim Lucachick's letter to the editor (June 17). When reviewing the actual U of M Duluth document it appears little consideration...
June 20, 2017 - 8:50am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Poet Laureate coming to Bemidji for writers conference
This week brings to Bemidji the annual Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference on the campus of Bemidji State University. This is one of the...
June 20, 2017 - 8:00am
June 14, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Don't drop the ball on sports reporting
For the past five to seven years, results of Minnesota sporting events have on most occasions not appeared in the Bemidji Pioneer. I noticed the final day games of the girls 2015-2016 basketball tournament were not reported. The results of the 2016 state football championship games...
June 14, 2017 - 7:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Climate change is very real for us
The article "Concerned Globally Acting Locally" in the June 10 Pioneer brought up excellent points about how serious climate change is. It highlighted...
June 14, 2017 - 6:00am
June 7, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: State GOP inconsistent when it comes to certain local policies
In the political world, it isn’t always easy to hold true to one’s ideologies. Surely the Republicans in the Minnesota Legislature understood...
June 7, 2017 - 7:30am