Matt Cory is the Editor of the Pioneer. Cory grew up in East Grand Forks and is a graduate of the University of North Dakota. He worked as a reporter, copy editor and editor at the Grand Forks Herald from 1993 to 2013, when he joined the Pioneer as Editor.
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OFF SANTA CATALINA ISLAND, Calif. — I am not a fisherman. So what the heck was I doing on a 30-foot fishing boat 30 miles from the California coast, strapped into a harness, clipped to a large rod-n-reel setup with a 500-lb Mako shark on the end of the line? Having the time of my life!
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The Humane Society of the United States has doubled its usual reward to $5,000 to find out who is responsible for the burning of a puppy dubbed...
BEMIDJI -- His name is Phoenix. And yes, he did rise from the ashes. Phoenix is a 5-month-old Husky mix found Friday night in a burning garbage bin in Redby,...
BEMIDJI — Six-year-old Mercedes Mayfield froze to death on the front step of her home on a frigid Bemidji, Minn., night. Her cousin, Rachel Stacey Downer, was supposed to be baby-sitting her that night.
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A 22-year-old Bemidji woman was arrested Friday in connection with the death last month of a 6-year-old girl from hypothermia outside a Bemidji apartment complex. The woman faces charges of second-degree manslaughter and felony neglect in the death of Mercedes Mayfield, 6, according to a release issued by Bemidji Police Chief Mike Mastin. The suspect, who is Mercedes' cousin, is expected to be charged Monday, Mastin said.