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Should the Twin Ports shop for flood insurance?
Fortitude after flood: Wisconsin couple recovers together
A jogger accidentally crossed into the US from Canada and was detained for two weeks
Group plans candidate forums in Bemidji
Fishing for all, without boundaries
Gophers commit Blake McLaughlin headlines nine Minnesotans drafted on Day 2
Here's a look at who the Wild selected on Day 2 of NHL draft
Ottawa calling: For the second straight day, Sens take UND player in NHL Draft
NHL Draft: Duluth's Perunovich goes in second round to St. Louis Blues
Former Duluth women's coach Miller back behind bench
Vera Irene Moos
Wayne Rudolph Torgerson
Cathy Lucille Piller
Britney Ann Lussier
Jerry David "Big Oh" Oelrich
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
'Plum pockets' could be cause of browning fruit
June's busy for gardening enthusiasts
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Tips for pest management in the garden
No-cook sauce? No problem for Arugula Walnut Pesto
ABC orders spin-off of 'Roseanne' without Roseanne Barr
A history lesson. . . sort of: 'The Complete History of America: Abridged' opens Friday
Can Hugh Hefner's 26-year-old son convince his generation that Playboy is sexy?
Jerry Springer changed TV forever. After 27 seasons, his daytime talk circus may be over.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham says immigrant child detention centers are 'essentially summer camps'
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
PAUL NELSON FISHING: How low should you go?
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: BWCA trip brings close encounters with bears
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail: As SHT network grows, so does popularity
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
Minnesota state pension fund halts future commitments to company that played role in demise of Toys 'R' Us
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
You no longer get a free Burger King Whopper if you have a World Cup star's baby
Place a Business Announcement
Leslie and Janice Schippers
Pete and Sandy
Leona Schummer Traut
Bob & Ardelle Bieberdorf
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It's time to send this bully a strong message
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New suite was right thing to do for patients
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Replacing Line 3 is safest, best option
June 3, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Violent video games, movies, music affect young minds
I feel that John Eggers' column from the May 27 Pioneer requires a response. Mr. Eggers makes claims that appear quite fantastic. I'd like to...
June 3, 2018 - 2:15pm
May 18, 2018
Minnesota leaders promise school safety funds
ST. PAUL — A deadly Texas school shooting has turned Minnesota safe school legislation into a top priority. The Friday, May 18, shooting...
May 18, 2018 - 7:45pm
April 13, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A little bit of knowledge can be dangerous
Since the killings in Florida, various groups have attempted to co-opt the tragedy for political gain. Give a politician just a little bit of...
April 13, 2018 - 10:30am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: School shootings are not because of the AR-15
In response to Pamela Kelsey’s letter to the editor (April 8):
April 13, 2018 - 9:30am
April 8, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: School safety discussion needs to include talk of guns
I read with interest the article in The Pioneer from Friday (April 6) regarding the meeting for school safety in our area attended by our representatives....
April 8, 2018 - 12:10pm
April 6, 2018
Tackling school safety: Bemidji High School hosts forum on school violence issues
BEMIDJI—Seven Bemidji-area leaders tackled the causes of, and solutions to, school violence at a Bemidji High School forum on Thursday....
April 6, 2018 - 1:05pm
March 21, 2018
Health professionals say school safety includes them
ST. PAUL — Many students say gun restrictions can help keep them safer in schools, but the Minnesota legislative conversation on safe schools...
March 21, 2018 - 6:02pm
March 7, 2018
Thousands skip class to rally for gun control, school safety at Minn. Capitol
ST. PAUL—Students want gun control, and they want it now. That's what hundreds of students chanted as they marched (and sometimes ran)...
March 7, 2018 - 8:29pm
March 4, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: District staff should not only support walkout, but lead it
Bemidji Area Schools Superintendent Jim Hess is wrong.
March 4, 2018 - 4:05pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Students have much to learn by taking civic action
I am angered by the decision of school officials to cancel plans for a 17-minute Bemidji High School student walkout on March 14, to honor those...
March 4, 2018 - 2:35pm
March 2, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Properly conducted walkout would not be a disruption
In a Feb. 19 article in the Bemidji Pioneer titled “Walkout to protest gun violence canceled at BHS,” Superintendent Hess stated rationale for canceling the walkout was that “the need to address gun violence and school safety … does not give anyone the right to disrupt the...
March 2, 2018 - 11:15am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: None of us would trade the life of a child for a gun
In addition to the usual tired responses, the recent mass shooting provoked an outcry from young people themselves demanding that their government...
March 2, 2018 - 10:15am
January 11, 2014
Letter: Think about children’s safety when planning schools
When reading the article (Jan. 10) about best choice of location for a new school and the criteria used, I was struck by the thought, “How do we protect our best asset of the future?” Mr. Jim Hess has made some great points as to the location and its subsequent recreational capabilities,...
January 11, 2014 - 10:40pm
January 18, 2013
Mike Reagan: Ignoring the rational answer
What do Al Hunt of Bloomberg News, David Gregory of “Meet the Press” and President Obama have in common — besides their liberal politics? They all send their kids to Sidwell Friends School. With campuses in Washington, D.C. and Bethesda, Md., the highly selective private school...
January 18, 2013 - 11:55pm