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County attorney - Bemidji Pioneer
I send this letter to express my strong distaste for the negative ads recently run in the Bemidji Pioneer. The ads were entitled “Vote Against Annie Claesson-Huseby for Beltrami County Attorney.” The ads are not signed by any individual person, but ...
HOCKEY: Beavers prepared for top-ranked Gophers - Bemidji Pioneer
BEMIDJI — If anyone has an incentive to beat Minnesota, it’s Sam Windle. “I haven’t beat them since I’ve been here,” the senior defenseman said. The Beavers last defeated the Golden Gophers on Nov. 15, 2009 — the lone win against Minnesota in ...
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji hosts Brainerd in 8-3A quarterfinals - Bemidji Pioneer
BEMIDJI — The postseason for the Bemidji High School volleyball team begins 7 p.m. today when the Lumberjacks host Brainerd in the quarterfinals of the Section 8-3A tournament. BHS won the section crown in 2011 and 2012 but last year the Jacks were ...
Cass Lake man arrested for sex with 11-year-old - Bemidji Pioneer
BEMIDJI -- A Cass Lake man has been arrested for allegedly having sex with an 11-year-old girl multiple times. Lance Arnold Kingbird, 46, was arrested Saturday after the girl’s mother reported the crime to the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office. The most ...
Vera Gelen - Bemidji Pioneer
Vera Gelen, age 90, of Crookston, Minnesota passed away peacefully on October 22, 2014 at the Villa St. Vincent Nursing Home. Vera was born on July 20, 1924 to Lambert and Evelina Lundmark in Leonard, Minnesota. In 1942, Vera graduated from Clearbrook High ...
Northland Stargazing: Three planets, some constellations, and two showers: - Bemidji Pioneer
Reminders: Earlier sunsets and Central Standard Time after Nov. 1 make evening stargazing easier, but the management is not responsible for cold weather and clouds. The Leonid meteor shower may be decent in the wee hours of Nov. 17-18, and crescent Luna ...
Paul Nelson: Anglers continue to catch fish in Bemidji area lakes - Bemidji Pioneer
The beautiful October weather continued for another week in the Bemidji area. The nice weather is supposed to last through the weekend but cooler temperatures are on the way for next week. Surface water temperatures in most lakes are in the low 50s.
Red Lake men helping women 'Take Back the Night' - Bemidji Pioneer
RED LAKE -- Thirty-eight names, 38 stories, 38 lives were lost to domestic violence in 2013. The Red Lake Equay Wiigamig Women's Shelter will not let those people be forgotten. The group met Wednesday night at Seven Clans Casino in Red Lake to honor those ...
CROSS COUNTRY: Bemidji teams return to state - Bemidji Pioneer
ALEXANDRIA — Both Bemidji High School cross country teams are returning to the state tournament. The BHS boys and girls each finished second as a team during Thursday afternoon’s Section 8AA cross country meet, held at Arrowwood Resort in Alexandria ...
Letter: Bliss has shown integrity, follow-through - Bemidji Pioneer
I’d like to express my support for Matt Bliss in the upcoming Beltrami County Commission election. When I think about a county commissioner I think of someone with their finger on the pulse of the community who understands the issues the community is ...
Daily arrests for Oct. 22-23 - Bemidji Pioneer
The following people were booked into the Beltrami County Jail Wednesday. The charges listed here do not necessarily reflect the nature of the counts that may be levied against them by the Beltrami County Attorney's Office.
Letter: Studio Cruise should not be missed - Bemidji Pioneer
Congratulations to the artists of this year’s Bemidji First City of Arts Studio Cruise. It was wonderful. Thank you (and your supporters, you know who you are) for the months of planning and effort that go into a three-day “open studio” event. If ...
Gearing up for 'Glengarry': Local play based on famous writing, movie - Bemidji Pioneer
BEMIDJI -- Jesse Whiting has been involved in the theater since high school; usually as an actor. But recently, he took on a different position, this time as director, something he's only done once before. Whiting is the director for the upcoming play ...
Bemidji Area Schools host referendum meeting - Bemidji Pioneer
BEMIDJI -- What's wrong with moving eighth-graders into Bemidji High School? This was one of the questions asked of Bemidji Area Schools Superintendent Jim Hess Wednesday night during a public meeting on this fall's referendum asking voters to approve ...
Letter: Candidate has ability to work with all people - Bemidji Pioneer
Matt Bliss is running for Beltrami County commissioner. I have known him for 15 years. He has been involved in our community of the Pennington and Lake Kitchi area for these years. He is active in the resort association out here and all of the social ...