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The federal building in downtown Bemidji is located at 522 Minnesota Ave. NW. (Pioneer file photo)
Feds plan to vacate downtown building
September 20, 2018 - 8:09pm
Bemidji man charged with arson
September 20, 2018 - 5:42pm
Cindy Gunderson, of Red Lake Indian Health Service, talks about Naloxone, a life-saving drug for people overdosing on opiates, during a discussion on the opiate crisis on Thursday at Sanford Behavioral Health. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Up against opioids: Bemidji summit brings together agencies to help fight opioid crisis
September 20, 2018 - 9:03pm
Platinum rewards
Bemidji High School junior Emma Dean (11) fires a shot toward the East Grand Forks goal on Thursday at Bemidji Middle School. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
GIRLS SOCCER: Dean scores hat trick in drizzly afternoon win
September 20, 2018 - 10:24pm
Stearns County Sheriff Don Gudmundson displays a photo of tire tread marks left at the Wetterling crime scene as he hosts a news conference to close the investigative file regarding the Jacob Wetterling abduction, Thursday, Sept. 20 at the Stearns County Law Enforcement Center in St. Cloud. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Sheriff: Wetterling investigation went 'off the rails' as FBI chased multiple leads, killer remained free
September 20, 2018 - 4:40pm
Keith Ellison's ex-girlfriend shares medical record alleging abuse
September 20, 2018 - 9:03pm
DOJ to grant $3.5 million for Bemidji-area tribal public safety
September 20, 2018 - 8:13pm
FOOTBALL: Jacks look to put lightning loss behind them
September 20, 2018 - 10:25pm
Bemidji High School junior Ashley Hofstad (3) passes a serve in Thursday’s game against Grand Rapids at the high school. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
VOLLEYBALL: Jacks fall in four to Hawks
September 20, 2018 - 10:21pm
 New York Jets running back Isaiah Crowell (20) stiff arms Cleveland Browns defensive end Chris Smith (50) during the first half of a game at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland on Thursday night. David Dermer-USA TODAY Sports
Browns break 19-game winless streak at their stadium
September 20, 2018 - 11:04pm
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks hand Apollo second loss of season
September 20, 2018 - 10:22pm
Nick Connelly in 2014. Forum News Service file photo
Former U of M offensive tackle dies from cancer at 22
September 20, 2018 - 1:33pm
John Baumann
September 19, 2018 - 7:37pm
Level 3 sex offender gets new Bemidji address
September 19, 2018 - 4:15pm
Crime report for Sept. 19
September 20, 2018 - 4:44pm

Inside Bemidji Pioneer

Have a look at the Summer 2018 edition of inBemidji here.

Top left: Bemidji win "Best MN Town." Top center: Bull moose visits Lake Bemidji. Top right: BSU men's hockey coach with the MacNaughton Cup. Bottom left: Rescue team heads out on Upper Red Lake. Bottom center: People embrace on the first day of searching for missing fishermen on Lower Red Lake. Bottom right: Bus accident on Irvine Avenue. (Pioneer file photos)

The local news cycle in 2017 covered all the emotions—from joy and excitement to worry and sadness. The past year in the Bemidji region started out with searches for a ...

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