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July 18, 2018
The Rev. Frank Perkovich of Chisholm held a Polka Mass at Ironworld in northern Minnesota in 2007. Hundreds of people attended. Linda Tyssen / Mesabi Daily News
Minnesota priest has 'polkaed all the way to heaven'
8 hours 43 min ago
A pilot died Tuesday afternoon after crashing his plane into the Missouri River, about a mile north of the Fort Rice boat ramp about 30 miles southeast of Bismarck. The pilot, a 35-year-old man from out-of-state, was found dead in the cockpit
Pilot identified in crash of plane into Missouri River in ND
8 hours 50 min ago
Denise Mcfadzen and Dalton Mcfadzen
Suspect found unfit for trial in pipe-wrench murders of Frazee mom, son
8 hours 53 min ago
Kevin R. Scaia. Submitted photo
Northern Minnesota city councilor found guilty of groping assault in bar
9 hours 22 min ago
HOMICIDE1019c2 -- Eric Burns, victim of homicide.
Video shown as Duluth murder trial starts anew
9 hours 24 min ago
Minnesota Department of Corrections Commissioner Tom Roy speaks about the killing of Corrections Officer Joseph Gomm during a news conference at DOC headquarters in St. Paul on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Minnesota Correctional Facility-Stillwater Corrections Officer Joseph Gomm was attacked by an offender at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday and rushed to Regions Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The offender is serving time for homicide. (John Autey / Pioneer Press)
Murderer kills guard in Minnesota prison, officials say
9 hours 37 min ago
U.S. Reps Kevin Cramer, R-ND, and Collin Peterson, D-MN. (Forum News Service graphic/Sam Easter)
Peterson, Cramer named as farm bill negotiators
9 hours 52 min ago
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Florida woman accused of killing unborn child in Traill County crash
12 hours 6 min ago
A crew began work this week to update the bridge over the Mississippi River on the Paul Bunyan State Trail. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
A better bridge for the Paul Bunyan Trail: DNR upgrading Mississippi River crossing
12 hours 9 min ago
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Videos shows good Samaritan saving Wisconsin bicyclist after she fell into draw bridge crack
12 hours 53 min ago
Sgt. David Markert of the Bemidji Police Department listens as he speaks with (from left) Ryder Stay, 5, Wyatt Stay, 6, Julia Klisch and Reese Stay, 3, at Cone with a Cop on Wednesday at the lakeside McDonald’s. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Ice cream and cops: Bemidji Police Department holds kid-friendly “Cone with a Cop” event
13 hours 7 min ago
Kyle McMartin, an assistant principal at Bemidji Middle School, dips a hot dog into water during a hot dog eating contest for National Hot Dog Day at Lucky Dogs in downtown Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
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Hot dog top dog: Restaurant holds hot dog eating contest among Bemidji schools on National Hot Dog Day
13 hours 9 min ago
Trudy Peterson considers a book on Wednesday at the Library Board Book Sale. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Library book sale underway
13 hours 13 min ago
LaRose charges dismissed after speedy trial demand
13 hours 28 min ago
Crime report for July 17
13 hours 29 min ago