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Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Friday meeting to address ag, environment legislative issues
Will Alexandria host Governor's Fishing Opener?
Man dies in Otter Tail crash as wintry weather returns
Helicopter crash victim now in dispute with employer
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Adapted Bowling: Alex PI team takes two-pin win
Boys Golf: Alexandria endures weather, wins fourth straight meet
Track and Field: Ludwig first in both throwing events
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Kensington Area Heritage Society announces Saturday event
Evansville Art Center presents 22nd annual Poetry Night
Educational event helps families manage autism in their home
Gala to feature student-made items in silent auction
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
April 21, 2017
Three sentenced in largest ever heroin seizure in northern Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- A Minneapolis man was sentenced to 11 years in prison Friday for selling heroin in the Bemidji area and two co-defendants will also...
April 21, 2017 - 5:05pm
April 17, 2017
Minnesota middle school assistant principal resigns, denies charges of sexual conversations with minors
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Bemidji Middle School’s former assistant principal -- who was accused last month of posing as a 13-year-old boy on social...
April 17, 2017 - 8:32pm
March 24, 2017
Bemidji school official arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Bemidji Middle School's assistant principal was arrested Thursday evening and was being held in the Beltrami County Jail...
March 24, 2017 - 12:40pm
September 7, 2016
Man killed, juveniles injured in crash
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A person was killed and several juveniles were injured in a one-vehicle crash early Monday in Cass County. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report of the crash at 4:48 a.m. Monday on County Road 8 in Gould Township, south of Federal Dam. When deputies...
September 7, 2016 - 7:54am
September 11, 2015
Bemidji’s Teacher of the Year has Alexandria ties
1990 JHS graduate works to help students in need
September 11, 2015 - 12:00am
September 12, 2012
Card cross country: Girls are fourth, boys fifth at Bemidji
Getting in a preview of the Section 8AA course Friday, the Cardinal girls' and boys' cross country teams competed at Bemidji, finishing fourth...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
December 21, 2010
Bemidji council allows 2 a.m. bar closing option
Last call just got a little later in Bemidji. The Bemidji City Council voted 4-3 Monday night to allow city bars the option of serving alcohol one hour later, from 1 a.m. to 2 a.m. The council voted to amend its existing alcohol ordinance to allow for the later bar closing time....
December 21, 2010 - 12:17pm
December 9, 2010
Bemidji Pioneer Editorial: Dayton asks cooperation, not gridlock
It was a somber former U.S. Sen. Mark Dayton who took to the podium on Wednesday afternoon to make his first remarks as governor-elect of Minnesota.
December 9, 2010 - 9:49am
October 6, 2010
Card football: Alexandria falls to Bemidji in homecoming game
A battle of two teams with a combined 7-1 record lived up to the billing on Saturday afternoon in front of a packed house at Citizens Field....
October 6, 2010 - 12:00am
October 5, 2010
Bemidji man killed in rollover near Mahnomen
A Bemidji man was killed in a rollover accident Monday evening near Mahnomen. Gary J. Smith, 34, of Bemidji was a passenger in a 1993 Ford Escort that crashed on Highway 200 about seven miles east of Mahnomen. The condition of another passenger, Mavis L. Giard, 23, of Mahnomen,...
October 5, 2010 - 10:48am
October 1, 2010
Card football preview: Lumberjacks are Cards' homecoming foe
The stage is set for a dramatic afternoon at Citizens Field as the Alexandria football team welcomes a 3-1 Bemidji team to town to cap off homecoming week tomorrow. The Cardinals have done everything they've been asked to do through four games. They have played the schedule in front...
October 1, 2010 - 12:00am
September 23, 2010
Guest editorial: Health care reform still needs work
Starting today, a sweeping number of provisions of Congress' health care reform act, the Affordable Care Act, begin to take effect. They are broad, consumer-friendly provisions that will help extend health care coverage to more Americans and deny efforts to take that coverage away. Provisions...
September 23, 2010 - 7:02am
June 29, 2010
Porn photo leads to Bemidji pastor's removal
BEMIDJI - Last week, members of Bemidji United Methodist Church received a letter from their bishop, Sally Dyck. "I am writing to inform you that I am removing your pastor, Rev. John Roberts, from his appointment at Bemidji UMC and he will not be returning," she wrote. She explained...
June 29, 2010 - 12:22pm
June 28, 2010
Bemidji woman, three horses injured in crash near Bagley
At 3:45 p.m. Friday, the Minnesota State Patrol based in Thief River Falls responded to a two-vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 2 near Bagley. Anna B. Meredith, 73, of Bemidji, was driving a 2009 Lexus east on Highway 2 in the left lane when she drove over the center line and sideswiped...
June 28, 2010 - 12:41pm
Roseau woman dead, three injured in crash near Bemidji
An elderly Roseau, Minn., woman died in a Saturday afternoon two-car crash near Bemidji that also injured three women, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Alice C. Hedlund, 88, was riding in the back of a 2001 Dodge Caravan that was westbound on U.S. Highway 2 west of Bemidji.
June 28, 2010 - 12:38pm