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Expansion blueprint proceeding for city hall, police department complex
Enjoying Dr. Seuss
City to conduct siren testing Wednesday
Arbor Day honors
Police department eases parking restrictions for graduation
Gessele takes over Don's Barber Shop location
Cambria Suites, Aloft hotels coming to WF
Olson taking over West Funeral Home
Nitschke opens carpet cleaning business
Moore Engineering adds to staff in West Fargo, Minot offices.
Huber: Easy to forget road reconstruction
Letter: Post prom, grad organizers appreciative of support
Letter: Gov. Guy commended for forward thinking on water issues
Letter: Need leadership change to implement visionary future for state
Letter: Get to know candidates beyond party affiliation
Harvey J. Ausk (July 13, 1930 - Jan. 14, 2013)
Donald Kirchoffner (Sept. 20, 1944 - Jan. 9, 2013)
Richard W. Jacob
Gary J. Sandvig (Jan. 23, 1937 - Jan. 13, 2013)
Johnson achieves 50-year Tupperware milestone
Grand opening of Shadow Wood rescheduled
Journey Worship moving to Bethany on 42nd for summer
Veterans memorial celebration at Bonanzaville
Flame of Faith hosts summer concert
Tennis team EDC runners-up
Packers sweep EDC Track Championships
Packers win five of six
Soccer team prepared for playoffs
Girls first, boys fourth at East-West Classic
Flight lines: Look-alike ducks present difficult, though not impossible, challenge.
Will it stay or will it go? The curious migration of robins
Author finds species at heart of controversy
Savor being outdoors even when the weather is sour
Northern visitors spice up an otherwise bland season
Making Memories: Prom 2013
District celebrates 'New Neighbor Night'
The value of trees in energy conservation
Eating Well: Delicious, simple mealtime goodness
Yummy, moist raisin bread perfect anytime treat
home & garden
Young photographer shoots mushrooms at state park
Anna Rzam, 3, of Park Rapids takes a photo of some colorful mushrooms Wednesday afternoon along the Bog Walk at Lake Bemidji State Park while her parents, Tamara and Eric,...
Wed, Sep 05, 2012 - 11:34pm
Deer, wolf license deadline Thursday, DNR urges hunters to check preferred areas
BEMIDJI – Hunters who have yet to apply for an either-sex deer permit or wolf hunting and trapping licenses must do so by Thursday. Management designations have changed in many...
Wed, Sep 05, 2012 - 2:22pm
Minnesota pheasant numbers up but lag average
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's pheasant population is up thanks to a mild winter followed by a warm spring, but it's still way below average. The Department of Natural...
Wed, Sep 05, 2012 - 9:54am
Sun rises over the first day of school in Bemidji
Brody Coons waits Tuesday morning for the school bus west of Bemidji as the sun rises. With Labor Day past, students returned to classes as the unofficial end to summer...
news / education
Wed, Sep 05, 2012 - 1:05am
Beltrami County Board: Pilings are a concern for boaters
BEMIDJI — Many boaters who have navigated on the Mississippi River between Lake Irving and Lake Bemidji know of the hazardous pilings that stick up from the bottom, but for...
Wed, Sep 05, 2012 - 12:56am
DNR names new head of mining division
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has named a new director of the Lands and Minerals Division. Jess Richards, an 18-year veteran of the Minnesota Pollution Control...
Fri, Aug 31, 2012 - 1:46am
Minnesota Canoeing Championships Sept. 8 at Irvine Marina in Bemidji
BEMIDJI – The Minnesota Canoe Championships will be held Sept. 8 at the Irvine Warehouse Marina located at 303 Railroad St. SW. The day of racing will feature a 16-mile...
Thu, Aug 30, 2012 - 12:50pm
Paul Bunyan State Trail bridge opens to cyclists
Dillon Engel was one of the first cyclists to cross over the newly built Paul Bunyan State Trail bridge on Wednesday afternoon as the protective fencing came down to officially...
Wed, Aug 29, 2012 - 11:22pm
Persistence produces two alpine bird species
Several winters ago I found myself in Colorado just a stone's throw from Guanella Pass. This location - aaccording to Holt's A Birder's Guide to Colorado--was the best one in...
Wed, Aug 29, 2012 - 12:00am
SHIP holds food service training
BEMIDJI – The Statewide Health Improvement Program hosted school food service training Aug. 14 at Bemidji High School. The training, which drew 45 participants from 11 school districts, included demonstrations,...
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 - 5:53pm
Red River board to host public meetings in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The International Red River Board will host an open house at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Holiday Inn. The purpose of the meeting is to present...
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 - 4:11am
Area experiences dry summer
By Molly Miron Special to the Pioneer BEMIDJI – Northern Minnesota hasn’t suffered the record drought of other Midwest venues, but the lack of rain has caused considerable distress. From...
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 - 1:49am
Cedar waxwing dines on berries in Bemidji back yard
Mark Lewer of Laporte captured this amazing image of a cedar waxwing eating mountain ash berries in his back yard.
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 - 1:26am
Dream turns into a bear
By SAM COOK Forum Communications DULUTH — John Steitz remembers having a dream while he was napping along the Superior Hiking Trail Tuesday afternoon. A very vivid dream. Steitz, 26,...
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 - 1:06am
Minn. issues 2012 waterfowl hunting regulations
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has issued its annual handbook of waterfowl regulations for the upcoming hunting season. The regular waterfowl season opens statewide...
Thu, Aug 23, 2012 - 11:25am