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Jared Rubado

Sports Editor

Jared Rubado took over as sports editor at the Bemidji Pioneer in February 2023 after working as a sports reporter at the Alexandria Echo Press and sports editor of the Detroit Lakes Tribune, Perham Focus and Wadena Pioneer Journal newspaper group.

He graduated from the University of Augustana in 2018 with journalism and sports management degrees.

You can reach Jared at or (218) 316-2613. Follow him on Twitter at @JaredRubadoBP.

Team Berg is headed to Wayland, Mass., for the U21 National Curling Championships in April. The commitment to their craft has set the table for the four local curlers on the national stage again.
Bemidji High School curling students were looking for more ways to compete on the rink. With community help, the Wednesday night high school league was formed.
The Bemidji Youth Hockey Association will host the Bantam B state tournament March 17-19 at the BCA, hoping to earn more opportunities to host postseason youth hockey events in the future.
The Cass Lake-Bena girls basketball team saw its season end in the Section 8A semifinals on Tuesday at the Ralph Engelstad Arena.
Jim McKeon's passing shook the Bemidji football community to its core. He will be remembered as a good coach, a great father and a tremendous friend.