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Around the Arts, Dec. 9
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Hawk shot with arrow euthanized at U of M Raptor Center
Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Studying the mallard migration: Cellphone technology helping to gather new information on ducks
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
U.S. Customs and Border Protection expands ROAM border crossing app
Web series for women in agriculture aims to combat stress
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100-megawatt wind farm proposed in Renville County, Minn.
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December 10, 2018
A new media landscape awaits 2020 hopefuls
About 120 people showed up for Rep. Beto O'Rourke's recent town hall, his first since losing his U.S. Senate race. The Texas Democrat then went...
21 hours 27 min ago
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 6, 2018
George H.W. Bush chose a train for his final ride, reviving a bygone tradition
As a child, George H.W. Bush rode the rails with his family, sleeping in train cars as they traveled. Those memories returned to him fondly in...
December 6, 2018 - 7:29am
December 5, 2018
US pauses for Bush funeral in brief respite from partisanship
Official Washington will turn out to honor the late President George H.W. Bush on Wednesday, Dec. 5, with the full pageantry of a state funeral,...
December 5, 2018 - 9:31am
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
November 29, 2018
Why Ford will keep plants humming and Trump happy
Ford and General Motors both need to overhaul their U.S. manufacturing base to cope with consumers' drastic switch to SUVs from sedans. Only...
November 29, 2018 - 11:28am
November 28, 2018
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
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The midterm elections resulted in the Democrats regaining control in the House and Republicans picking up additional seats in the Senate. Washington insiders say with the split government, agriculture and the rest of the country need to prepare for even more...
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
November 23, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Name calling only widens the country’s divide
Most people who read the Pioneer Opinion page are aware that Stephen Gurney does not like Donald Trump. His regular letters to the paper continually...
November 23, 2018 - 6:30am
November 19, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Voting matters, counting every vote does, too
So once again the retired Bemidji State University music professor, the atonal Fulton Gallagher is singing the praise of President No. 45 (Letters,...
November 19, 2018 - 11:58am
November 16, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Take time to consider the president’s successes
Now that the midterm elections have passed, I think that it is time for us to consider some successful efforts made by President Trump during...
November 16, 2018 - 6:05am
November 14, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Americans must speak out against hatred
The question we must ask is whether we are in danger of becoming benumbed and indifferent to the growing brutalization of American culture and...
November 14, 2018 - 7:15am
November 11, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New Congress presents possibilities for the future
A letter published Oct. 28 (“Working together, it’s a great time to make a difference”) comments on my Aug. 29 letter titled “Even on...
November 11, 2018 - 10:35am