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Law officers nab 7 in what they say is first fentanyl operation in Duluth-Superior
Mother of two children who died in southeastern Minnesota crash had died in crash 2 years ago
Bear refuses to leave University Park tree
Charges dismissed against LaRose in Cass Lake shooting case
Great River Rescue offers special adoption discount for cats
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After knee surgery, Wild prospect Kunin eager to reclaim momentum
Larry Fitzgerald has no plans to retire--or play for the Vikings
Carson Wentz gets married
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Mason bees are the busy builders
Charisse Nicole St. John
Charles "Chas" Osmundson
Robert Roy Paine
Larry C Bahls
Commentary: It's gardening quiz time!
Tree emerging from silo found place in sun
Medical diagnosis is vital to determine steps for dementia care
One pan egg bake: only fresh ingredients needed
Commentary: Cognitively impaired older drivers add another threat for road users
Moondance Jam starts rocking Wednesday in Walker
Art in the Park returns July 21-22
Arts and Entertainment briefs, July 13
He quit a State Department job to play video games. Now he's a star in NBA's 2K League.
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Heck Epic next in gravel road bike series
Duluth Traverse trail nearing completion
Wet streak could adversely affect pheasants
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time to target some muskies
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Not all gloom and doom for musical bobolinks
ERP Iron Ore could lose Minnesota mineral leases
Giant pork surplus awaits Americans as trade wars risk exports
Canada's biggest clothing store pulls Ivanka Trump's brand from its shelves
EPA released proposed biofuels volumes in RFS with mixed industry reaction
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Place a Business Announcement
John "Jack " St. Martin
Gary and Eunice Pederson
Leslie and Janice Schippers
Pete and Sandy
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
SUPPORT WITHIN REACH: Keep message simple and age appropriate
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: How does your garden grow?
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Freedoms of democracy end when there is no free press
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June 15, 2018
A different style of discipline: TrekNorth hosts workshop on restorative practices in the classroom
BEMIDJI -- Staff from about a dozen school districts met at TrekNorth Junior & Senior High School to learn about “restorative practices,”...
June 15, 2018 - 5:06pm
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
Bemidji, Blackduck high schools earn high marks in U.S. News and World Report rankings
BEMIDJI—A pair of Bemidji-area high schools are among the best in the state, according to new U.S. News & World Report rankings released...
May 9, 2018 - 5:58pm
April 13, 2018
Blackduck might shore up school security
Leaders at Blackduck Public School might beef up security there in the wake of recent high-profile school shootings. Board members heard on Monday...
April 13, 2018 - 9:35am
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
March 14, 2018
BHS, area students take part in nationwide walkout marking a month since Florida school shooting
Bemidji High School students and administrators held a moment of silence before school at the flagpole in honor of the 17 people killed in the...
March 14, 2018 - 4:54pm
February 28, 2018
At smaller Minnesota schools, grad rates fluctuate
BEMIDJI—New Minnesota Department of Education statistics indicate that Minnesota high schoolers graduated on-time at a record-high pace...
February 28, 2018 - 6:17pm
February 16, 2018
Blackduck School Board talks parent-coach tension after Brainerd coach resignation
BLACKDUCK -- After a Brainerd High School basketball coach announced his resignation last month over parent conduct, Blackduck Public School...
February 16, 2018 - 3:04pm
October 27, 2017
Robots at the ready: Robotics conference championship at Cass Lake-Bena
CASS LAKE -- A regional robotics tournament today at Cass Lake-Bena High School will be the emerging sport’s first formal conference championship...
October 27, 2017 - 5:36pm
September 15, 2017
A youth movement: ‘Fairy Tale Courtroom’ opens Nov. 3 as Blackduck fall play
BLACKDUCK -- More than 50 students signed up to work on Fairy Tale Courtroom, the fall play at Blackduck High School. Director Jennifer Parker...
September 15, 2017 - 1:41pm
August 11, 2017
Blackduck School locker room renovations wrapping up
BLACKDUCK -- An extensive locker room fix-up won’t be ready when fall sports start next week in Blackduck, but school district leaders say it’ll be ready when classes start this September. “The painting's done, the flooring's done, they're finishing tiling today, they're hanging...
August 11, 2017 - 10:20am
August 7, 2017
Test scores hold steady in Bemidji area
ST. PAUL -- Newly released state testing scores are more or less the same as previous year’s rounds.
August 7, 2017 - 6:07pm
July 21, 2017
Blackduck School Board eliminates some activity fees
BLACKDUCK -- Blackduck parents will be asked to pay less for their students sports and activities next school year. Blackduck Public School’s board voted to eliminate the $50 activity fees for seventh and eighth graders there and the $30 fee for high school activities such as knowledge...
July 21, 2017 - 10:08am
April 15, 2016
Blackduck to begin early childhood screenings
Blackduck Public School is sponsoring a health and developmental screening for preschool children. Early childhood screening is a check for vision, hearing, developmental level, speech and language, health history and immunization review for young children. This year’s screening...
April 15, 2016 - 10:08am