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Constituents flock to town hall meeting
Spring truck weight restrictions start for north-central frost zone
Tugging at deer heart strings
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Walking on Water helps bring veterans back to ice fishing
Wunderlich leads Perham past Braves
Gymnasts finish 7th in section
Semmler sparks PR-B past Tigers
Explosive first half sparks Panthers past Bagley
Hornets deny Panthers trip to state
James Harold Hukki
Kay Loraine Sjolin
Park Rapids veterinarian awarded for work at state fair birth center
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Building Customer Loyalty
Dr. Keller named partner at Vision Source
Geriatric services extended at TSZ
Nevis students' artwork chosen for youth exhibit
Lifelong Learning program focuses on water quality
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
'A Piece of My Heart' heads to Sections
Menahga's One-Act Play headed to Sections
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
About Fishing: Something smells fishy
Public input sought on Border to Border ORV trail
Landowners asked to allow walk-in access to hunters
Public meetings will discuss deer management goals
Commentary: Proposed bill transfers Legacy funds to road, bridges, clean water projects
Letter: School bus drivers appreciated
Commentary: Where seniors can find energy
Editorial: Sick and safe a statewide issue
Letter: Volunteers make Bingo for Books possible
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
March 29, 2013
Grand Forks firm questions transparency of Bemidji land deal
By Bethany Wesley / Bemidji Pioneer - BEMIDJI — Was the process flawed? A Grand Forks-based development group is questioning the city’s process and decision-making in its recent agreement with Bemidji-based B&B Enterprises for a housing development on the south shore of Lake...
March 29, 2013 - 7:45am
January 10, 2013
Bemidji Walmart entrance changes approved
BEMIDJI - The Greater Bemidji Area Joint Planning Board put the stamp of approval on changes to the main entrance and parking lot to the Bemidji Walmart Wednesday night. Planning board members are hopeful that the changes, which will include re-doing the curbs at the curved driveway...
January 10, 2013 - 7:33am
September 14, 2012
Bemidji woman pleads guilty to stealing more than $380,000
BEMIDJI, Minn. - A former employee of Beltrami Industrial Services has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $380,000 from the company. Suzanne Marie Lofgren, 50, of Bemidji, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Beltrami County District Court to felony theft-diverting corporate property. Sentencing...
September 14, 2012 - 7:45am
August 7, 2012
Township files complaint against Bemidji over annexation plan
BEMIDJI - Bemidji Township is suing the city of Bemidji in an attempt to invalidate an orderly annexation agreement and recover monetary damages. The township filed the lawsuit in Beltrami County District Court. The complaint, dated July 23, seeks to determine the enforceability...
August 7, 2012 - 7:16am
July 5, 2012
Bemidji residents spend Fourth of July cleaning up storm damage
BEMIDJI - Barbecues and fireworks weren't on the minds of some Bemidji residents Wednesday. Rather than celebrate the Fourth of July holiday,...
July 5, 2012 - 7:43am
May 30, 2012
Police investigate burning cross report in Bemidji
NORTHERN TOWNSHIP -- An 8-foot-tall burning cross was found last week by a Northern Township woman who believes her family was targeted because of their race. "This is racism," the woman said Tuesday. The woman, who asked not to be identified to protect her family's identity, said...
May 30, 2012 - 7:42am
May 9, 2012
Washington artist selected for new Chief Bemidji sculpture
BEMIDJI - With a Bear Clan pipe on his left arm and a diamond willow walking stick in his right hand, Chief Bemidji stands poised, looking out...
May 9, 2012 - 8:42am
April 11, 2012
Sweater vests gave Santorum signature style
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Rick Santorum may have bowed out Tuesday as a Republican presidential candidate, but he didn't forget where he's been. The...
April 11, 2012 - 7:51am
March 28, 2012
Pioneer Profiles: Blue Ox finds its niche through music, food
BEMIDJI - Villella's Bada Bing!, a notorious sports bar that opened in the Union Station building in June 2008, closed one year later, leaving...
March 28, 2012 - 7:18am
March 22, 2012
Bemidji man charged with gun possession
Yesterday in federal court, a 27-year-old armed career criminal from Bemidji was charged in a superseding indictment for possessing a .357-caliber revolver. The indictment charges Edward McCabe Robinson with one count of being an armed career criminal in possession of a firearm....
March 22, 2012 - 9:04am
March 2, 2012
SkyWest air service in Bemidji begins today
SkyWest Airlines will begin providing air service for the Bemidji area today. The first flight is scheduled to arrive at the Bemidji Regional Airport at 12:33 p.m. and will depart at 1:03 p.m. The flights will be in a Bombardier-manufactured Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ200). Each...
March 2, 2012 - 7:37am
February 25, 2012
Bemidji brewers raise funds, aim for next step crafting beer
A labor of love is what Justin "Bud" Kaney expects brewing craft beer will be like. After he and his friends, Tom Hill and Tina Hanke, successful raised $17,500 through kickstarter.com, plans are now in the works to turn their up-and-coming Bemidji Brewing Company into a reality. Because...
February 25, 2012 - 10:13am
February 23, 2012
Postal Services closes five sorting facilities, including Bemidji
The U.S. Postal Service announced Thursday that it has formally decided to close five mail sorting facilities in Minnesota, including those in Duluth and Bemidji. The announcement comes months after the Postal Service announced it was considering the move. Mail sorting facilities...
February 23, 2012 - 1:24pm
February 20, 2012
Allegiant Airlines discussing expansion to Bemidji Regional Airport
BEMIDJI -- Allegiant Airlines and the Bemidji Regional Airport are in "very preliminary discussions" with one another about whether non-stop...
February 20, 2012 - 8:26am
February 13, 2012
'Game-changer': Sanford pledges 15 acres for northern Minnesota veterans home
Bemidji's prospects of hosting a regional veterans home got a lot stronger Saturday as Sanford Health pledged to donate the needed land and assist...
February 13, 2012 - 7:51am