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Lawsuit Brought Against Bemidji School District

Thursday, April 10th, 2014Posted in Local News.

A lawsuit against Bemidji Area Schools alleges a bus driver made a 6-year-old boy walk blocks to his house in freezing temperatures because he was misbehaving. A court summary of the case says the boy was crying and fearful that he would never see his family again after walking 5 to 10 minutes to his [...]

Gov. Dayton’s State Of The State

Thursday, April 10th, 2014Posted in Local News.

Gov. Mark Dayton is asking for more time to prepare his State of the State speech before a joint session of the Minnesota Legislature. Dayton sent letters to the House and Senate Wednesday, requesting a joint session on April 30. The governor originally wanted to speak on April 23, which is soon after lawmakers return [...]

Gainor On The Pioneer Report

Thursday, April 10th, 2014Posted in Top Stories.


Pine City Pioneer Editor Mike Gainor stopped by for this week’s Pioneer report. He gives us a preview of this week’s edition of the paper.

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Pine County Sheriff’s Report Replay

Thursday, April 10th, 2014Posted in Top Stories.

Sheriff Robin Cole was back on today to give the report. Sheriff Cole informed the public on a busy week for his office, and was also asked about his plans to run for Sheriff again this fall.

Minimum Wage Bill Hits Senate Floor, Expected To Reach Governor’s Desk

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014Posted in Local News, Top Stories.

Minnesota’s new $9.50 minimum wage bill is expected to reach a gubernatorial vote by the end of this week, that in a report from the Associated Press.

Harding Nominated For Bill Masterson Memorial Trophy

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014Posted in Local News.

Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding has been nominated again for the NHL’s Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy. The award is presented annually to the player who best exemplifies perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey. Harding won the 2013 Masterton Trophy last June. Harding is 18-7-3 and leads the league with a 1.65 goals-against average and a [...]

Body Of Woman Found Near Hastings ID’d

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014Posted in Local News.

A Minnesota medical examiner has identified the body of a missing Iowa woman found in a rural area of Dakota County over the weekend. The Hennepin County medical examiner’s office identifies the body as that of 29-year-old Carrie Elaine Olson of Davenport, Iowa. Olson was reported missing in Davenport. Her body was found Saturday evening [...]

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