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Volunteer open house at food shelf Jan. 22
City offices closed Jan. 21 for MLK Day
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Schlecht: Enjoying a Montana winter in North Dakota
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Major bug in Fortnite gave hackers access to millions of player accounts
Broadway legend Carol Channing dies at 97
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Chris Pratt announces engagement to Katherine Schwarzenegger
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading, has crossed species
PAUL NELSON FISHING: It is all about the ice conditions
Brad Dokken: Time outdoors fuels sense of anticipation
New Minn. DNR commissioner outlines challenges, priorities and opportunities as she begins new job
Isle Royale wolf, moose study lost to federal shutdown
Facebook disables hundreds of accounts tied to Russian news agency for hiding their identity
Funding for the future: Checkoff groups continue to fund ag research
Minnesota lawmakers trade ideas, jabs on health care costs
Farm Service Agency offices to reopen for three days
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Abortion is the inconvenient truth of our time
Commentary: This is why the federal government will have a hard time regulating prescription opioids
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December 15, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BCA's role clarified in investigation process
In a Dec. 9 letter to the editor, a writer included a factual error about the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension's (BCA) role in the criminal justice...
December 15, 2018 - 12:34pm
December 12, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why the higher price?
Gas at the Holiday station in Brainerd -- $2.09 per gallon; gas at the Holiday station in Pine River -- $2.05 per gallon; gas at the Holiday...
December 12, 2018 - 7:35am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Shoreline owners must be good stewards of our lakes
Nothing is more destructive to a lake than the urbanization of its shoreline. Many of our more popular lakes now have highly altered shorelines,...
December 12, 2018 - 7:10am
December 9, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A worthy thought for all
Having watched the funeral proceedings yesterday for the late President George Herbert Walker Bush, I listened to many speakers. Among their...
December 9, 2018 - 12:45pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Scrutiny of law enforcement actions is welcomed
The killing of Vernon May by Bemidji area law enforcement officers is deeply troubling to me. As somebody who grew up in Bemidji, I can personally...
December 9, 2018 - 11:45am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There are many questions left unanswered
It's healthy for any democracy to ask questions of those who rule and govern over them. After the police shooting and killing of Red Laker Vernon...
December 9, 2018 - 10:45am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Timing of Stuff A Truck campaign is crucial to Food Shelf
This is a letter of thanks to Marketplace Foods, Paul Bunyan Broadcasting, Bemidji Area Schools, the Bemidji Pioneer, and the Bemidji community...
December 9, 2018 - 9:45am
December 7, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: America is not on its back; don’t spin the facts
I read Mark Thorson’s letter (Nov. 23) pointing out the hysterics of Stephen Gurney calling this time "a low point" in the American story....
December 7, 2018 - 7:55am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gov.-elect urged to stop Line 3 project
I offer my appreciation to Gov.-elect Walz for coming to Bemidji this past Sunday afternoon. What caring and compassionate people we have in...
December 7, 2018 - 7:35am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Energy, environment have coexisted for a long time
Why must we be such a polarized society today? In order to support something, you must be diabolically opposed to so many others. My hope is...
December 7, 2018 - 7:15am
December 5, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Law enforcement officers have thankless, dangerous jobs
I wonder how long it will be before there will be zero candidates pursuing law enforcement careers? According to the Dec. 1 Pioneer story about...
December 5, 2018 - 7:40am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Delegates were proud, happy to support Bush
I couldn't let this day pass without saying something about the 41st president, George H.W. Bush. I was honored to be a national Republican delegate...
December 5, 2018 - 7:20am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s show compassion, gratitude for officers
Take a breath, Bemidji. Following the events of last week, it’s natural that emotions would be running high. But we don’t have all the facts...
December 5, 2018 - 7:05am
November 28, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Impeccable record?’ The evidence says otherwise
The recent letter written by the Red Lake County Board of Commissioners (Nov. 18) is correct, the Enbridge Line 3 replacement project has gone...
November 28, 2018 - 7:40am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Political affiliations, personal foibles must be self-examined
I have been censured in a recent Pioneer letter (Nov. 23) for "demonizing" President Trump. The writer, Mr. Thorson, objects to certain epithets...
November 28, 2018 - 7:20am