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One of the first to sign up in early 1960s, Peace Corps volunteer from Minnesota dedicates new historical marker
Rare two-headed copperhead snake found
Minnesota college application fee waived in October
Fargo man, now charged with killing his father, is still on the run
Rosenstein to stay in job for now and will meet Trump on Thursday
Vikings' Cook: There's a 'good chance' I'll play against Rams
Defending champs Minnesota Duluth picked to finish first in NCHC; followed by SCSU, UND
Vikings center Elflein ready to return to starting lineup
WOMEN’S GOLF: Beavers finish 13th at Mustang Invite
SOCCER: Smith named NSIC Offensive Player of the Week
Francine May "Bugo" Kingbird
Alberta Ruth Shingler
Janet Marie Walker Reeves
Margaret Louise Dewey
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
Berries of invasive species toxic to humans, how to cut back lilacs and more
Daughter's desire to remain employed conflicts with mom's needs
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
'We Sit' offers contemplative poems and paintings
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: The scoop on early film award season
Feeling proud from the top down: Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
MercyMe to perform in Bemidji
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As fall arrives, fish are on the move
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Some thoughts on Ol' Ruff
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Bemidji’s Anderson honored by Ducks Unlimited
Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
ND farmer: 'We're only spanking ourselves' with tariffs
Commentary: Why we're choking on Amazon cardboard
Place a Business Announcement
Daniel & Bonnie Grundmeier
Ray & Violet Suther
Brian & Debbie Solum
Ron and Becky Komulainen
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Who celebrates a rout?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Levy increase clarified
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Policy creates concerns
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The Old Duck Hunter
Clam chowder prepared with river mussels?
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September 11, 2018
On extended break: Vandalism causes People’s Church to stay closed longer
BEMIDJI -- The People’s Church in Bemidji helps some of the city’s most desperate residents, and staff there are on an extended break after...
September 11, 2018 - 6:48pm
August 1, 2018
‘How not to use the dump’: Beltrami County Sheriff’s video underscores frequent misuse of county waste facilities
BEMIDJI -- A white pickup stops in the middle of the camera’s view, and a woman in gray pops open the tailgate and roughly tosses trash bags,...
August 1, 2018 - 6:09pm
July 25, 2018
Report says city of Bemidji in strong financial shape
BEMIDJI—As far as physicals go, the city of Bemidji is in tip top financial shape. That's according to a recent city report recapping the...
July 25, 2018 - 6:17pm
July 16, 2018
Minnesota revises driver's licenses to be more secure
ST. PAUL—New Minnesota driver's licenses will be more difficult to forge, be easier for law enforcement officers to read and contain more...
July 16, 2018 - 4:02pm
June 30, 2018
Presidential visit price tag nearly $90,000: City, county bear financial costs for Trump’s recent trip to Duluth
DULUTH — President Donald Trump's recent visit to Duluth will cost the city and county around $90,000, including about $46,000 in overtime...
June 30, 2018 - 5:10pm
June 4, 2018
9-year-old dies after pair of weekend ATV crashes in Cass County, Minn.
CASS COUNTY, Minn.—A 9-year-old boy died in one of two ATV crashes in Cass County over the weekend, law enforcement officials said Monday,...
June 4, 2018 - 9:36pm
9-year-old dies after pair of weekend ATV crashes in Cass County
CASS COUNTY—A 9-year-old boy died in one of two ATV crashes in Cass County over the weekend, law enforcement officials said Monday. The...
June 4, 2018 - 4:32pm
May 18, 2018
A propane in the neck: Blackduck School works with federal officials on propane tank near building
BLACKDUCK -- Extremists may want to think twice before targeting Blackduck Public School after leaders there reached an agreement with the Department...
May 18, 2018 - 9:50am
May 9, 2018
Charges: Minnesota man charged 111 customers for snow removal in 9 states, didn't show up
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn.—Customer complaints led to criminal charges Tuesday for a 31-year-old Minnesota man accused of bilking the elderly...
May 9, 2018 - 5:09pm
May 2, 2018
One Minnesota water issue mellows as rally begins
ST. PAUL — Minnesota water advocates gathered at the Capitol for their annual Clean Water Action Day when at least one water controversy...
May 2, 2018 - 5:31pm
April 27, 2018
Focus shifts for fire cleanup: Superior recovers as refinery monitors safety
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Superior's evacuation order has been lifted, but the mop-up continues on the scene of Thursday's massive fire at the Husky...
April 27, 2018 - 7:26pm
April 11, 2018
Minnesota legislative bill puts focus on crimes against Native American women
ST. PAUL—She was the last woman to bring her personal story before the House public safety committee Wednesday — a story she said she never uttered in public before. Mysti Babineau, of St. Paul, spoke of how she was put into foster care, raped at the age of 9, forced to...
April 11, 2018 - 6:53pm
March 21, 2018
Minnesota prepares for driverless technology
Sunday night's fatal collision in Tempe, Ariz., in which a self-driven Uber car struck and killed a woman walking her bike, has focused new scrutiny on emerging automotive technologies. Meanwhile, Minnesota is trying to imagine what the transportation landscape of the future could...
March 21, 2018 - 6:04pm
March 15, 2018
Blackduck school goes into 'soft' lockdown
BLACKDUCK—Blackduck Public School went into a "soft" lockdown Thursday after a parent was escorted from the combined secondary and and elementary school building. Blackduck Superintendent Mark Lundin told the Pioneer that the lockdown—which consisted of locking the school's...
March 15, 2018 - 6:00pm
February 22, 2018
Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school locked down after threat
BENA—Leaders at the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school went into lockdown Thursday morning after a student threatened other students there.
February 22, 2018 - 2:56pm