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Audit finds Minnesota preschool programs ‘complex and fragmented’
Groups hope Bemidji takes flight: New council forming to promote, develop aviation
Daudt said he was misunderstood: Still opposes gun control
Local agencies to participate in Drug Takeback Day
Refinery blast injures at least 11; fire still burning as evacuation continues
Browns get QB, Giants select RB Barkley to open NFL draft
Minn. United's Allianz Field will hold big-time matches, commissioner says
Rule 5 pick Tyler Kinley understands why Twins had to designate him
Gary Sanchez's three-run blast sends Twins to seventh-straight loss
After first-round playoff exit, Wolves players look forward to 'Step 2'
Jennifer Lynn Lovering
Virginia L. Pollard
The trout don't know how lucky they are
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
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
The trout don't know how lucky they are
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
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 4, 2018
Beyond the trip of a lifetime: Disabled veterans group sends Minnesota man on African safari
LAKE PARK, Minn. — Navy veteran Tony Baker of Lake Park joined the Army National Guard right after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001,...
March 4, 2018 - 6:00am
February 28, 2018
Bemidji man found dead between Lake Irving, Lake Bemidji
Editor's note: This story was orginally published on Nov. 6, 2017. BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man was found dead Sunday in a wooded area between...
February 28, 2018 - 2:30pm
February 27, 2018
Public tours of new elementary school scheduled for March 15, 16
If you go: What: Public tours of Gene Dillon Elementary School construction site When: 3:45 p.m. Thursday, March 15 and Friday, March 16 Where:...
February 27, 2018 - 2:58pm
February 26, 2018
Eight classes too large by 1 to 3 students at Bemidji Area Schools
BEMIDJI—A few Bemidji Area Schools classrooms have exceed their recommended size. But only by a few students. Six elementary classes and...
February 26, 2018 - 10:10pm
February 22, 2018
Bemidji pair faces first-degree drug charges
EDITOR'S NOTE: This story first published in February 2017. BEMIDJI—A pair of Bemidji residents was charged with first-degree controlled...
February 22, 2018 - 7:53pm
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
BSU faces $436,000 to $1.3 million budget shortfall
BEMIDJI—Bemidji State University faces a budget deficit that could be as high as $1.39 million. Documents obtained by the Pioneer via a...
February 22, 2018 - 5:55am
February 21, 2018
TrekNorth goes into 'soft' lockdown: School threat deemed not credible, officials say
BEMIDJI—TrekNorth Junior and Senior High School went into a "soft" lockdown Wednesday morning after leaders learned of a potential threat there that has since been determined to be not credible. A student there was suspended in early February after telling a friend he was going...
February 21, 2018 - 5:10pm
February 20, 2018
Bemidji Area Schools approves new superintendent profile
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Schools' next superintendent should be approachable, visible, culturally competent and more, according to consultants...
February 20, 2018 - 8:29pm
February 18, 2018
CAIR Minnesota head to speak at BSU Feb. 22
BEMIDJI—The executive director of the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations will speak next week at BSU. Jaylani...
February 18, 2018 - 7:10am
February 14, 2018
A broader idea of self-defense at BSU
BEMIDJI—A handful of BSU students and staffers learned about a style of self-defense that goes beyond elbow strikes and hammerfists. "Empowerment...
February 14, 2018 - 7:58pm
Legislation would exempt livestock producers from emissions reporting
WASHINGTON — A bill introduced in the U.S. Senate would permanently exclude livestock producers from having to report animal waste emissions....
February 14, 2018 - 2:10pm
February 12, 2018
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
U.S. agriculturalists on balance will make less money in 2018 than they did in 2017, a new government report projects. Farm-sector profits will...
February 12, 2018 - 6:11am
February 8, 2018
Science shindig: Bemidji Middle School holds annual Science Fair
BEMIDJI—Students at Bemidji Middle School showed off their science skills Thursday night at the school's 32nd annual science fair. Keegan...
February 8, 2018 - 8:09pm
February 6, 2018
Taco Tuesday!: Event raises money for annual BSU powwow
Students from BSU's Council of Indian Students prepared frybread tacos and wild rice soup at a fundraiser Tuesday for the council's annual powwow,...
February 6, 2018 - 6:20pm