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Turkey tale: Did Ben Franklin suggest the wild turkey be our country's national symbol?
Thankful for family: Wadena couple weathers the rollercoaster of adoption process
Making a wish come true: Eischens receives custom-built Ice Castle Fish House through Make-A-Wish Foundation
Park Rapids fourth grader is Super Bowl Super Snack Challenge winner
Man must pay $55K restitution after bilking elderly Hubbard County woman
International Falls scores final four goals in 6-2 win over Panthers
Panthers persevere through adversity
Hovelsrud caps off career at state meet
Two power-play goals spark Northern Lakes in 4-1 win over Panthers
Tigers advance to state championship game
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Marion Irene Ward Somers
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Virginia May Fisher
Food shelf thankful for Coborn's donation
Two more northern Minn. resorts pass down ownership to next generation
Skarpness joins Enterprise editorial staff
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Fun Ta Boot Resort inducted into Minnesota Hospitality Hall of Fame
Public invited to weigh in on criteria for proposed sculpture trail
Let the winter games begin
Veteran tuba soloist joins community band concert
New choir director leading Park Rapids High School ensembles
Bemidji's Ojibwe Language Project: Can it be applied in Park Rapids?
11-year-old boy bags rare spotted doe
Park Rapids area is 'go-to destination' for deer hunters
In the deer 'blind': Area man helps his legally blind brother bad his first deer at age 62
Minnesota gets first new bird atlas in 81 years
Weekend Adventures: The lost art of deer camp
Commentary: 'I am tired of being invisible to you all'
Letter to Editor: Our youth help our community thrive
Letter to Editor: Park Rapids volleyball team grateful for local support
Letter to Editor: Utke and Green support insurance companies instead of consumers
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
November 5, 2014
Voters approve new school in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- It was a yes-yes vote for schools on Tuesday as voters passed both questions in the referendum to authorize funding to construct and operate a new fourth- and fifth-grade elementary school. With all 36 precincts reporting just after 1 a.m. Wednesday,...
November 5, 2014 - 1:50pm
November 6, 2013
New Mexican-themed restaurant opens on First Street in building that most recently held Blue Ox Bar and Grill and Depot on 1st
By Zach Kayser / Bemidji Pioneer BEMIDJI — Señor Patron aims to succeed where others have not. The new Mexican-themed restaurant officially...
November 6, 2013 - 7:39am
September 10, 2013
Looking for redevelopment:Bemidji Council considers rail corridor
By Bethany Wesley / Bemidji Pioneer BEMIDJI — As a taskforce was named to examine the rail corridor downtown, the Bemidji City Council authorized...
September 10, 2013 - 7:40am
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