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More than 8,000 turkeys die in fire
Mouse to blame for truck fire
County awards construction bid for Kensington Rune Stone Park
Law enforcement contract with Evansville renewed
White Earth's Soule to be Minnesota State board member
State hockey: Cards put a scare in the Bears before falling short (w/video)
Girls Basketball: Streaks outrun Parkers Prairie
Boys basketball: Kannegiesser torches WCA with 45 points
Bogart, Nibbe named to all-state academic wrestling team
Girls basketball: Cold shooting downs Alex in first CLC loss
Education presentation to cover topics of Islam, Muslims
Grove is a 2017 ExCEL Award Recipient
Kensington Area Heritage Society hosts open house
WCA Speech Team brings home multiple awards
Marking a century
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Engaged - Becker and Klawitter
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Marjorie "Marjie" Weber
Steven James Velde
Mary A. L. Swenson
Laurel A. Jensen Falconer
Vernet "Jackie" Schroeder
LETTER: Pollinators are essential for crops
IN THE KNOW: City Charter needs updating
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1967: Hospital room rate rises to $25 a day
EDITORIAL: Young people show their potential
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
hires and promotions
On The Street
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
June 15, 2010
Bemidji stabbing suspect in custody
Sheriff Phil Hodapp reports an arrest was made on Saturday, June 12, 2010 in an assault investigation conducted by the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office in the 1100 block of Augusta Drive N.E. Deputies responded to a 911 call reporting the stabbing of a 22 year old female at the Augusta...
June 15, 2010 - 3:48pm
June 14, 2010
9-year-old boy killed in ATV accident in Hubbard County
Authorities say a 9-year-old boy was killed in an ATV accident Friday afternoon in central Minnesota's Hubbard County. Sheriff Frank Homer said first responders were called to the accident on a logging trail about 100 yards east of Hubbard County Road 29 about 3 p.m. Homer said...
June 14, 2010 - 9:32am
May 23, 2010
Bemidji Pioneer Editorial: Preventing future oil spills again
It may be years before the full extent of damage will be known from the BP oil spill in the Gulf. It is a delicate ecosystem, one in which oil plumes 10 miles long by 3 miles wide do not belong. Hundreds of thousands of gallons of oil continue to flow from the broken oil well on...
May 23, 2010 - 12:31pm