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Crime report for April 25
Disappearance of two Oklahoma girls stumped police for years. Then they learned about the Polaroids.
Minn. lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct at St. Paul apartment
Bill Cosby convicted on three counts of sexual assault
Senate confirms Mike Pompeo as Trump's next secretary of state
Report: QB Mayfield expected to go No. 1 to Browns
Rockets close out Wolves with third-quarter surge
BASEBALL: Beavers, U-Mary capture comeback wins in split
SOFTBALL: Final inning outburst dooms BSU in sweep to UMD
GIRLS GOLF: Bemidji opens second in Moorhead
Virginia L. Pollard
Alfred James Benais
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail comes to area this weekend
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
March 12, 2018
Books on the Air: Community radio programs give readers outlets to share and connect
BEMIDJI—Online and over the airwaves, Northern Community Radio has created a community of bookworms where the readers of the world can...
March 12, 2018 - 9:58am
March 8, 2018
Book about 1916 Minn. iron ore strike wins 2018 Hognander award
ST. PAUL—Gary Kaunonen is winner of the 2018 Hognander Minnesota History Award for his book "Flames of Discontent: The 1916 Minnesota Iron Ore Strike." The award was announced Thursday, March 1, by Friends of the St. Paul Public Library.
March 8, 2018 - 6:50am
March 7, 2018
Cecil the lion 'suffered incredible cruelty for at least 10 hours,' new book says
Booze shook the secret loose from the hunting staff. They arrived thirsty at the safari lodge in the Zimbabwe wilderness in July 2015. Their...
March 7, 2018 - 2:23pm
Congratulations everybody, 'dumpster fire' is now a dictionary entry, and here's why
In 2008, a user at Urban Dictionary defined the "dumpster fire." The figurative one, that is: 1. A complete disaster. 2. Something very difficult...
March 7, 2018 - 11:00am
February 8, 2018
Literary award winner gives voice to community: Arab-Americans, Muslims focus of work
ST. PAUL—Kathryn Haddad is winner of the 2018 Kay Sexton Award for her role in creating a space in the Minnesota creative community for...
February 8, 2018 - 6:40pm
January 5, 2018
Forget Harry Potter. In D.C., people lined up at midnight for Michael Wolff's Trump exposé.
WASHINGTON - The wind chill hit minus-3 degrees the night "Fire and Fury" came to town. But neither polar vortex nor "bomb cyclone" nor gloom...
January 5, 2018 - 1:17pm
January 3, 2018
Minn. author revisits American internment camp survivor's life in new novel
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — For many Japanese Americans, the trauma of World War II internment camps lingered long after their release. In her newest...
January 3, 2018 - 7:15am
December 29, 2017
Yas it is: Dictionaries add pop culture terms from 2017
FARGO — Last year many pop culture stars, including Last Week's Tonight's John Oliver, used a slang term that first emerged on the internet...
December 29, 2017 - 9:05am
October 1, 2017
The bells of Notre Dame come to BHS for fall production
BEMIDJI—As Quasimodo rings the church bells this fall during Bemidji High School's production of "The Hunchback of Notre Dame," the cast...
October 1, 2017 - 7:30am
June 19, 2017
Great American Story contest deadline approaches
PARK RAPIDS -- The deadline is approaching to enter the Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council’s second annual Great American Story contest for oral storytellers.
June 19, 2017 - 7:03am
June 11, 2017
Northwoods Writers Conference features open reading series
BEMIDJI—The Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference will be held from Monday, June 19, to Sunday, June 25, on the BSU campus. Each evening, there will be a Reading Series event, where conference faculty will read from their work and share insights on writing. Each Reading Series...
June 11, 2017 - 10:30am
April 30, 2017
Walker summer resident publishes first novel
WALKER -- Will Green, who spends much of the summer at his cabin near Walker, recently published his first novel, “Lake Poopalooska.” Green has been personally distributing copies of “Lake Poopalooska” to libraries, book stores, and gift shops in the area. The book is a children’s...
April 30, 2017 - 8:20am
Take a read of 'Red Shoes': Local authors publish first picture book
If you go... times 2 What: Gallery North First Friday reception with feature author Barb Schlichting. Writing under the name of Barbie Marie,...
April 30, 2017 - 6:00am
April 23, 2017
Regional author publishes book
DETROIT LAKES -- Todd Johnson, of Frazee, recently published “Fathering the Fatherless, Deals with Fatherlessness in the homes and how fathers...
April 23, 2017 - 11:30am
March 12, 2017
Local flavor: Books and authors with a Bemidji-area connection to try
Here’s a look at some books with some Bemidji-area connections that have been sent to the Pioneer in the past few months. If you’re an author,...
March 12, 2017 - 8:00am