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Video: Forest City Stockade Pioneer Christmas

December 2, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The Forest City Stockade holds their 17th annual Pioneer Christmas which featured sleigh rides, pioneer crafts, ornament making and live music. Continue Reading

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Children in Rugby Learn What Life Was Like for Pioneer Settlers

August 14, 2012 in WDAZ

Kids in Rugby stepped back in time to find out what life was like for the pioneers who settled North Dakota more than 100 years ago. Continue Reading

Commentary: We will miss Swenson, the journalist

July 28, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Minnesota lost a great journalist when Brad Swenson died Sunday. Family, friends, journalists and politicians will gather for a memorial service Monday in Bemidji. Continue Reading

Commentary: We will miss Swenson, the journalist

July 7, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Minnesota lost a good journalist when Brad Swenson died Sunday. Family, friends, journalists and politicians will gather for a memorial service Monday in Bemidji. Continue Reading

Willmar, Minn., insurance agencies announce merger

April 2, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Ken Ohl, president of Pioneer Heritage Insurance LLC, and Jim Lundquist, president of Willmar Insurance Agency, have agreed to merge the agencies effective April 1. Continue Reading

Gromatka wins Pioneer Race duathlon

October 20, 2011 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Public television documentary may help correct blemished legacy of Andrew Volstead

September 30, 2011 in West Central Tribune

GRANITE FALLS For George Boman, there is no question about how Andrew Volstead should be remembered.
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Festive Fourth at Pioneer Village

July 4, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Old-time tractors are lined up at Worthington’s Pioneer Village as part of the annual Old-Fashioned Independence Day Celebration on Monday. Hundreds of people attended on a perfect day weather-wise. Continue Reading

‘Sensations’ shows the way to Minnesota destinations

May 21, 2011 in West Central Tribune

A television program that motivates viewers to explore the great outdoors found right outside their front doors is about to air.
Pioneer Public Television Channel 10 will air its locally produced “Minnesota River Sensations” at 7 p.m. on Sunday. Continue Reading

Shots fired at Bemidji newspaper building on New Year’s Day

January 5, 2011 in West Central Tribune

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) Police are investigating after shots were fired at the building housing The Bemidji Pioneer early on New Year’s Day.

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