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December 16, 2017
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40th anniversary of the Willmar 8: First bank strike in Minnesota was in Willmar
December 16, 2017 - 9:57am
December 10, 2017
Greg Murphy had a gastrointestinal tumor, called a sarcoma cancer, removed at the Mayo Clinic and is going to be on a chemotherapy regiment for three to five years. His wife, Barb, and sons Zachary, center, and Jacob share a laugh with him at home in Grand Forks, N.D., recently. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Even with good insurance, health conditions put great burden on families
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
November 28, 2017
City workers haul away a fallen street light on Tuesday from the bike path next to Paul Bunyan Drive. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Street light along Paul Bunyan Drive falls due to wind, corrosion
November 28, 2017 - 5:34pm
A demolition crew begins the process on Tuesday of taking down the wood trestle bridge between Lake Bemidji and Lake Irving. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Removal of trestle bridge over Mississippi River begins
November 28, 2017 - 5:26pm
November 26, 2017
John Gilbertson, left, from the Beltrami County Farm Bureau, with Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation President Kevin Paap. Submitted photo.
Farm bureau recognizes Gilbertson
November 26, 2017 - 1:45pm
From left: Bemidji Hairstyling Center's Megan Lewis, Liz Westrum and Brittany Murray, along with Sanford Health Foundation Director Penny Echternach. Submitted photo.
Local salons donate to Sanford Health Foundation
November 26, 2017 - 1:15pm
GigaZone Gaming Championship receives Calix Innovation Award
November 26, 2017 - 10:36am
From left to right are Jeff Lehnen, Senior Store Director at Marketplace Foods, Penny Echternach, Director of Sanford Health Foundation of Northern Minnesota, and Randy Jaeger, Vice President of Retail Operations at Marketplace Foods. Submitted photo.
Marketplace Foods donates to the Sanford Health Foundation
November 26, 2017 - 8:45am
Brian Hiller, left, receives $500 for Bemidji Youth Baseball from Lions Club president Robert Sandbo at their meeting on Nov. 22. Submitted photo.
Bemidji Lions donate to youth baseball
November 26, 2017 - 7:30am
November 25, 2017
Stacy Ness takes off from the starting line of the BSU Turkey Trot 5K at the Gillett Wellness Center on Saturday. A total of 43 runners took part in the event. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Turkey Trotting in Bemidji: Annual run held at BSU
November 25, 2017 - 4:58pm
Faye Wilhelmi of Langdon, N.D., greets Salvation Army bell-ringer Darrell Azure as she makes a donation at the kettle on Black Friday outside of Cabela's in East Grand Forks, Minn. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Charities worry about losing donations to disaster fatigue
November 25, 2017 - 6:30am
November 24, 2017
Children wait patiently for candy to be thrown as the Beltrami Electric Cooperative truck drives by in the Night We Light Parade on Friday in downtown Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Shining bright: Annual Night We Light draws hundreds to downtown
November 24, 2017 - 7:29pm
Kelliher Public Schools teachers Eric Nord, left, and Eric Carlson accepted last week a "Profile of Excellence" award from the Minnesota Rural Education Association for their "fab lab," where students can use a 3-D printer, laser engraver and more. Submitted photo.
Kelliher’s award-winning ‘fab lab’
November 24, 2017 - 3:24pm
November 22, 2017
Head Start building evacuated after gas leak
November 22, 2017 - 2:36pm
Rachel Eastling prepares the to-go boxes on Wednesday that will be distributed during the community Thanksgiving meal. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Preparing for the feast: Community meal will be held at First Lutheran
November 22, 2017 - 2:23pm