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Man missing following Fish Hook Lake boating accident identified
Search for missing man on Fish Hook Lake continues
Teardrop camper builders comfortable with cozy camping
Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers 41st Annual Show draws over 3,000
Architectural firm discusses building repairs with Menahga School Board
Panthers edge Aitkin in season debut
Rasmussen, Etter sparked Midway's offense
Fisher defends Club Championship
Schroeder captures Club Championship
Grossinger repeats as triathlon champ
Beverly Ione Masog
JoAnn Elavsky Whitaker
Delbert G. Smith
Gary L. Bohall
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
Forestedge Art Fair pleases the eye and palate
Local youth get creative at Youth Music & Art Showcase
2nd Street Stage concludes Aug. 25 with ‘Circle of Heat’
‘Upper Mississippians’ performing at Aug. 25 Noon Hour Concert
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning programming resumes Sept. 6
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Commentary: Slow down and take a deep breath
Letter: Take time to read Menahga school report
Permanent home needed for future Olympics
Editorial: Support exists here for law enforcement
Letter: Data requests are a legal right to know
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Local students spent a week at Camp RYLA
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
April 14, 2015
Historic Blackduck bridge set ablaze by arsonist, authorities say
By Bethany Wesley / Bemidji Pioneer Arson has severely damaged a 113-year-old bridge believed to be the longest trestle bridge still...
April 14, 2015 - 8:05am
April 13, 2015
Fire departments continue battling large wildfire into early morning hours
Several fire departments and the DNR continued to battle a large fire southeast of Aldrich into the early morning hours Sunday. The...
April 13, 2015 - 9:01am
April 1, 2015
Dry conditions fuel windswept area fires
BY Sarah smith email@example.com Sunday’s rain came as a welcome respite for dozens of area firefighters who battled two...
April 1, 2015 - 4:49pm
March 28, 2015
Galloping grass fire challenges three departments
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org A briskly moving grass fire threatened much of White Oak Township Saturday...
March 28, 2015 - 3:50pm
March 25, 2015
Marijuana wax fire kills 85-year-old Stearns County woman
Two men are accused of murder after a marijuana wax operation in St. Cloud resulted in an explosion and fire that killed an 85-year-old woman, according to charges filed Wednesday by the Stearns County Attorney’s Office. Two men, 19-year-old Justin Edward Pick and 18-year-old...
March 25, 2015 - 3:50pm
March 23, 2015
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
The Department of Natural Resources will restrict debris burning in many northwestern, southern and central Minnesota counties this week, beginning Wednesday, March 25, and in other parts of the state beginning in April. Burning restrictions mean the state will not allow the open...
March 23, 2015 - 11:12am
March 12, 2015
Helga Township fire causes $67,000 in damage
No injuries were reported in a house fire early Thursday morning in Helga Township. The fire in the 24000 block of 496th Street was reported to the Bemidji Fire Department at 4:26 a.m. When fire fighters arrived on scene, the rear half of the home was engulfed in...
March 12, 2015 - 10:23am
March 11, 2015
Compañero’s gone, owners hope to find new builder
By Jean Ruzicka email@example.com Dorset restaurant owners Rick and Laura Kempnich have announced they will not be rebuilding...
March 11, 2015 - 3:33pm
Body found after mobile home fire in Pine County
PINE COUNTY, Minn. -- County officials on Monday said they found a body inside the remains of a mobile home destroyed by fire over the weekend in Finlayson Township. The Pine County Sheriff’s Office said the fire was reported Saturday night, just before midnight, and...
March 11, 2015 - 8:42am
March 1, 2015
Rural fire destroys outbuildings
A fire Friday morning at the John Devore residence off Hubbard County Road 11 destroyed one or possibly two outbuildings. Park Rapids and Nevis...
March 1, 2015 - 9:23am
February 10, 2015
Man saves 6 family members from fire, but 3-year-old daughter dies
ST. PAUL -- A father who was able to rescue six of his family members Sunday night from a blaze that gutted his house was turned back from finding his 3-year-old daughter when the smoke became too powerful, officials say. The 3-year-old girl, who was later rescued by...
February 10, 2015 - 11:23am
February 2, 2015
Fire probed as arson in Mahnomen County
Mahnomen County officials suspect arson as the cause of a fire that destroyed an unoccupied house in Naytahwaush, Minn., Friday. A White Earth Police Department officer reported the fire at about 10 a.m. Friday, according to a report from the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Department....
February 2, 2015 - 8:25am
January 28, 2015
Man survives house explosion near Bemidji
GRANT VALLEY TOWNSHIP, Minn. -- The cause of a Monday night house explosion that injured a Bemidji-area man appears to be accidental, officials said Tuesday. At the scene, debris confettied the snow white ground Tuesday, where the home once stood, particles strewn into surrounding...
January 28, 2015 - 8:26am
January 26, 2015
Fire heavily damages south Bemidji home, four dogs lost
A fire early Saturday heavily damaged a south Bemidji home. No one was injured, but four dogs died in the fire, officials said. The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a call of a structure fire at about 6:30 a.m. to the 800 block of Second Street Southeast. When firefighters...
January 26, 2015 - 9:21am
January 17, 2015
Park Rapids women charged in April rural house fire
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org The criminal complaints against two Park Rapids women read like a poor adaptation of the film...
January 17, 2015 - 12:47pm