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Crews battle fire near Andrusia; Fire danger index high in the Bemidji area
Fire danger 'very high' in Bemidji area
Nightlights support group to meet April 29
Group protests Bemidji construction project
2 held as Wisconsin man's body found in cabin in east-central Minnesota
BOYS TENNIS: BHS changes triangular times
Mock draft: Will Vikings take an offensive lineman with NFL’s 18th pick?
Governor ‘in awe’ of UMD hockey championships
SOFTBALL: Pagel breaks RBI record in U-Mary sweep
Mike Zimmer’s edict to run more looms over Vikings’ draft strategy
Pearl Maria Rose
John Duane Fairbanks Sr.
Turkisha C. Wind
Betty Louise Juneau
Bursack: Mom lives with daughter, but that needs to change
MASTER GARDENERS: There's a lettuce for everyone
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: 'Squirrely squirrel' tales always good for a laugh
Swift: A chip off a new block — bread flour, cornstarch and refrigeration are the secrets to chewy cookies
MATTHEW LIEDKE ON FILM: If you like the look of the new 'Hellboy,' check out the original two
'I've been crying all day...happy tears': Young cellist with tormented past is in disbelief at $133,000 in donations
Miranda Lambert, Elle King, more to play the Fargodome
Bob Saget talks about new projects, stand-up career and why he's tight-lipped about college admissions scandal
Around the Arts, April 21
MASTER GARDENERS: Microbes: The tiny and mighty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: The wait for open water begins
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: The diminutive kinglets sing a loud song
Minnesota DNR commissioner talks budget priorities
High school clay target program continues to grow in Minnesota, North Dakota
Measles cases break record since disease was eliminated in United States in 2000
Twitter launches reporting tool to curb misinformation during elections
Ranchers deal with record snowfall as calving season hits stride
‘It will be heartbreaking’: Warroad newspaper prepares to close; Crookston to reduce days
Drone company gets 'air carrier' approval from FAA
Place a Business Announcement
Dennis and Judy Fredenburg
Daniel E. Ewert
Carol E. Priest
Orlan And Linda Lauderbaugh
McFeely: Hope springs eternal during annual walleye run
Commentary: Tractor monopoly is bleeding US farmers
Column: The curse of the series that refused to end, 'The Curse of Oak Island'
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: It's the time of new beginnings. Are you ready?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Give the correct facts on surplus
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April 19, 2019
Educators tout benefits of national board certification; studies show improved learning
More than 122,000 teachers from all 50 states have stepped up to the challenge of achieving national board certification, a peer-reviewed process...
April 19, 2019 - 10:19pm
April 12, 2019
UPDATED: Winter storm blankets region; schools canceled or delayed
BEMIDJI -- A major winter storm hit the Bemidji region Thursday night into Friday, causing massive travel problems and canceling or delaying...
April 12, 2019 - 4:45pm
April 9, 2019
School district weighs $900k staffing cut
BEMIDJI—As Bemidji Area Schools gets a handle on a projected $1.3 million budget deficit, school district administrators Monday said they've...
April 9, 2019 - 8:01pm
February 24, 2019
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time to wake up your brain
This column is long overdue. It's been a tough winter. Our bodies have slowed down and our brains have slowed down. What we need is an antidote....
February 24, 2019 - 7:14am
February 10, 2019
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The question is: Why are we here?
On snowy cold days, like we've been having, we catch ourselves looking out the window and wondering, "What in the world am I doing living in...
February 10, 2019 - 6:01am
January 29, 2019
Deep freeze settles in: Wednesday forecast calls for wind chills at 60 below
BEMIDJI -- In the winter of 1950, Ira Batchelder had to wake up every three hours to record the temperature at the airport, where he slept in...
January 29, 2019 - 4:55pm
January 27, 2019
VIEWPOINT: Bemidji Area Schools calls for predictable, forecasted state funding
In Bemidji Area Schools, our mission is to empower each learner to succeed in our diverse and changing world. But we cannot do it alone. We rely...
January 27, 2019 - 8:30am
Numerous school lockdowns are traumatizing kids
Locked behind their green classroom door, MaKenzie Woody and 25 other first-graders huddled in the darkness. She sat on the vinyl tile floor...
December 27, 2018 - 8:10am
December 9, 2018
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What does it mean to be a surrogate parent?
One of the legacies left from the "Greatest Generation" and which we were reminded of in the passing of George H.W. Bush was the fact that during...
December 9, 2018 - 6:45am
November 13, 2018
Laughing teens make boy with cerebral palsy lie in muddy creek, using him as human bridge. He forgives them.
At first, 14-year-old Brett Corbett told his mom he was sent to the principal's office sopping wet because the kids dared him to swim in the...
November 13, 2018 - 1:38pm
October 14, 2018
Fires claimed Bemidji schools in 1921, 1958
Editor's note: The Beltrami County Historical Society is partnering with the Pioneer on a series of monthly articles highlighting the history...
October 14, 2018 - 7:20am
May 12, 2018
'A second home' for special students: Twin Cities-area school is the model for Fargo special education facility
BLAINE, Minn. — The Karner Blue Education Center doesn't look particularly special from the outside. Single-story, brown brick school....
May 12, 2018 - 4:31pm
May 10, 2018
What you don't know about the schools at the top of U.S. News' 2018 high school rankings
Another year, another set of rankings from U.S. News & World Report - the 2018 America's Best High Schools. What does U.S. News think "best"...
May 10, 2018 - 1:32pm
May 4, 2018
Police say they found New Jersey school’s mystery pooper — the superintendent
It was a disturbingly normal discovery for the students and faculty at Holmdel High School in New Jersey: human feces on or near the track and...
May 4, 2018 - 3:17pm
May 2, 2018
Pope Francis won't apologize for abusive church-run schools in Canada, and lawmakers aren't happy
TORONTO - Few leaders have embraced the power of an apology for historical wrongs quite as enthusiastically as Pope Francis and Canadian Prime...
May 2, 2018 - 12:37pm