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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
February 18, 2016
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrations
CASS LAKE -- The 21st annual Chippewa Triathlon is set for 7 a.m. June 11 at the U.S. Highway 2 Rest Area, located at the east edge of Cass Lake. The event course includes canoeing, mountain biking and running. The triathlon can be completed solo, double, or as a team, a release...
February 18, 2016 - 5:51pm
February 17, 2016
Leech Lake Police seize more than $230,000 in narcotics in 2015
CASS LAKE—The Leech Lake Tribal Police Department seized more than $230,000 in illegal narcotics in 2015. Police officials said they drafted 41 search warrants for residences and vehicles last year, and seized 37 firearms (which include handguns and rifles) as well as $9,900...
February 17, 2016 - 11:25am
February 1, 2016
Cass Lake pancake breakfast Sunday
CASS LAKE -- The Cass Lake Lions Club will hold a pancake breakfast from 9:30 a.m to 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Cass Lake Senior Center.Cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children ages 6 to 12, and ages 5 and younger are free. The menu consists of all-you-can-eat pancakes with a serving...
February 1, 2016 - 7:27pm