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COLLEGE SOFTBALL: Beavers swept in first home games in two years - Bemidji Pioneer
BEMIDJI — It had been more than two years since the Bemidji State softball team last played a home game. Although BSU played 18 home games in 2012 the Beavers didn't play a single game in Bemidji in 2013, thanks in part to the long cold winter.
PREP TRACK: Jacks do well at Thief River Falls meet - Bemidji Pioneer
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- The 4x800 relay team of Claire Laakso, Sadie Hamrin, Arie Gislason and Megan Serratore took first place with a time of 10:02.12 to lead the Bemidji girls track and field team at Tuesday's meet hosted by Thief River Falls. The relay ...
COLLEGE BASEBALL: BSU comes back to sweep Crookston - Bemidji Pioneer
BEMIDJI -- It took a pair of comeback victories but the BSU baseball team avoided losing at the hands of Minnesota-Crookston in an NSIC doubleheader Tuesday afternoon at the BSU baseball diamond. Cody Eckman's one-out, bases-loaded single in the bottom of ...
TENNIS: Jacks remain unbeaten with 6-1 victory at Detroit Lakes - Bemidji Pioneer
DETROIT LAKES -- The Bemidji boys tennis team maintained its unbeaten status Tuesday as the Lumberjacks improved to 5-0 with a 6-1 victory at Detroit Lakes. BHS swept the doubles and captured three of the four singles matches. At first doubles Kole Pankow ...
New BHS sport hits the target; Trap & Skeet Club is a blast, students say - Bemidji Pioneer
BEMIDJI — Bailey Windecker, a senior at Bemidji High School, said she’s been shooting for as long as she can remember. On a recent Tuesday, she set up beside four of her peers as they lined up at the Bemidji Trap & Skeet Club and took turns firing at ...
DNR to restrict debris burning in Beltrami, other northern counties - Bemidji Pioneer
BEMIDJI -- Dry and windy conditions have increased the fire danger for the Bemidji area, and much of north-central and northwest Minnesota. Starting Monday, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will restrict debris burning in 11 northern counties ...
Girl killed in ATV rollover - Bemidji Pioneer
WADENA, Minn. -- A 16-year-old Wadena girl died Monday night from head injuries suffered in an ATV rollover. Christine Kaye Alberts was driving a Polaris Ranger south of Wadena at about 20 miles per hour when she swerved toward the ditch, according Wadena ...
Logging expo returns to Bemidji - Bemidji Pioneer
BEMIDJI -- The state's largest logging equipment show is returning to Bemidji. "What's better than coming to the home of Paul Bunyan," said Ray Higgins, director of operations for the Minnesota Timber Producers Association. Higgins, joined by six others ...
Nolan talks economics, tribal issues in Walker visit - Bemidji Pioneer
WALKER -- With more campaign cash than his opponent, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan took advantage of Congress' Easter break to visit constituents back home in Minnesota. In the first three months of 2014, Nolan's campaign to keep hold of the Eighth Congressional ...
Klobuchar tours area companies - Bemidji Pioneer
PARK RAPIDS -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., was in the Bemidji area on Tuesday, specifically visiting businesses in Park Rapids and Walker. In Park Rapids, Klobuchar took a tour of Black Swan Cooperage, a family run business that handcrafts barrels ...