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Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
First Friday Fest at Rail River
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PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wood ducks always welcome in the spring
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Finding your favorite gardening tools
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Torry's Van Benefit
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Minnesota Health Plan’ is a plan for all
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bliss understands our local issues
June 7, 2016
UPDATED: Three hurt in three-vehicle crash in Cass County
BEMIDJI—One person was seriously injured and two individuals sustained non life-threatening injures in a three-vehicle crash in Cass County on Thursday morning. According to a report from the Minnesota State Patrol, the accident occurred at about 7:20 a.m. when a 1990 Pontiac...
June 7, 2016 - 10:29am
June 3, 2016
Dahmen can do it all: Cass Lake-Bena senior a success inside and outside of classroom
CASS LAKE -- Tia Dahmen doesn’t have hobbies. She has responsibilities. All year the Cass Lake-Bena High School senior jammed everything but...
June 3, 2016 - 8:51am
May 21, 2016
Annual healing powwow planned for Aug. 11
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Bemidji along with Red Lake and Cass Lake IHS hospitals, will host a healing powwow from 4 to 8 p.m. Aug. 11 at the Sanford Bemidji Medical Center.The powwow is open to the public. The powwow will honor the physicians, health care workers and holistic healers who...
May 21, 2016 - 4:15pm
May 18, 2016
(VIDEO) Beneficial burn: Chippewa National Forest conducts prescribed burns on Oak Point
CASS LAKE -- Smoke plumes could be seen from long distances Wednesday as the Chippewa National Forest conducted prescribed burns on Oak Point...
May 18, 2016 - 6:51pm
May 16, 2016
FISH TALES: Kuzel brothers on Cass Lake
With fishing season here, you can send in your fishing photos to the Pioneer and we will publish them online in our new Fish Tales section...
May 16, 2016 - 11:10am
May 13, 2016
Level 3 offender to be released in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE—The Cass County Sheriff's Office reported a Level 3 predatory offender will soon be released near the Cass Lake area. Michael Lee...
May 13, 2016 - 9:54am
May 10, 2016
FISHING OPENER: DNR undertakes study to find out migration patterns on Cass Lake chain
CASS LAKE -- The travels of the walleyes throughout the Cass Lake chain of lakes will be the root of a study conducted during the next few years by the Bemidji Area Department of Natural Resources Fisheries officials. The project will begin this spring with the stocking of walleye...
May 10, 2016 - 4:10pm
April 29, 2016
Chippewa National Forest plans prescribed burns
CASS LAKE—Chippewa National Forest officials have scheduled prescribed burns this weekend. On Saturday, a 65-acre prescribed burn will be located approximately six miles southeast of Cass Lake, on the east side of Lake Thirteen. On Sunday, the 40-acre prescribed burn will be...
April 29, 2016 - 2:47pm
April 5, 2016
UPDATED: Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig High School is getting replaced
CASS LAKE -- Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig High School -- long a topic of local and national discussion for its poor conditions including bats in the roof...
April 5, 2016 - 6:59pm
March 25, 2016
BCLB wrestling team holds awards banquet
The Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena Wrestling team recently held its end of the season wrestling awards banquet, where wrestlers and coaches were recognized...
March 25, 2016 - 12:31pm
March 19, 2016
DNR fisheries to hold meeting on Cass Lake chain
CASS LAKE -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ Bemidji Area Fisheries Office will conduct a public information meeting 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Pike Bay Town Hall in Cass Lake.The meeting will provide updates on fisheries management activities throughout the Cass...
March 19, 2016 - 7:01pm
March 18, 2016
UPDATED: Bovey man killed in rollover; Bemidji man, Cass Lake man injured
BEMIDJI -- A Bovey man was killed in a rollover Thursday night in Itasca County that also injured a Bemidji man and a Cass Lake man. According to the State Patrol, a 2015 Ford LGT truck was traveling southbound on state Highway 65 near Goodland at about 11:37 p.m. when it left the...
March 18, 2016 - 10:17pm
March 4, 2016
Treaty rights lawsuit lands in court: Cass Lake men charged with killing deer out of season, on private land
BEMIDJI -- Two Leech Lake tribe members facing illegal deer hunting charges asked the Beltrami County District Court to dismiss their case Friday, arguing the state has no jurisdiction to charge them over hunting violations. According to the legal complaint, Tony Lee Morris and Randy...
March 4, 2016 - 7:05pm
March 1, 2016
6 arrested after heroin, meth seized from Cass Lake home
CASS LAKE—Six people were arrested Friday after a search warrant was executed in Cass Lake and turned up heroin, methamphetamine, prescription pills, marijuana and handguns. A total of 82 grams of heroin, 19 grams of methamphetamine, 99 illegal prescription pills, a small amount...
March 1, 2016 - 5:27pm
February 23, 2016
PREP WRESTLING: Six area wrestlers qualify for state tournament
Four wrestlers from Blackduck/Cass Lake Bena qualified for the Minnesota Class A high school state wrestling tournament Saturday with second-place...
February 23, 2016 - 9:44am