Allegiant considering non-stop flights between Bemidji and Las Vegas

The Pioneer reports Allegiant Airlines and the Bemidji Regional Airport are in "very preliminary discussions" about future service. If the airline decides to offer flights in Bemidji, the newspaper reports it would not affect future service provided by SkyWest.
Author:
Updated:
Original:

The Pioneer reports Allegiant Airlines and the Bemidji Regional Airport are in "very preliminary discussions" about future service. If the airline decides to offer flights in Bemidji, the newspaper reports it would not affect future service provided by SkyWest.

Next Up

Matt Shoemaker

Matt Shoemaker removed from rotation, fits in with Twins bullpen

The right-hander allowed two ninth-inning runs in a 6-4 loss to Houston.

1200 W Broadway Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota - May 2019

1 dead, 1 wounded in shooting outside funeral in Minneapolis

The funeral was for one of two people killed in the shooting outside a Minneapolis nightclub in May.

Screen Shot 2020-05-29 at 1.51.13 PM

Darnella Frazier awarded Pulitzer Prize special citation for George Floyd video

She was just 17 when she filmed George Floyd's murder at 38th and Chicago.

MN Food Truck Festival 3 jpg

MN Food Truck Festival returns with events in St. Paul, Anoka

Organizers promise 50-plus food trucks at each festival - including some newcomers.

Brian Mock body cam screengrab from charges - 2021.06.11

Charges: MN man bragged he 'beat the s**t' out of cops in Capitol riot

He was one of two suspects arrested in Minnesota and charged Friday.

Screen Shot 2021-04-01 at 3.30.32 PM

$23 a month for Bally Sports North? It could happen, per report

There is a way to circumnavigate the system already ... but it's kind of naughty.

Keisa Lange

4th suspect arrested in death of woman found along St. Cloud road; 3 others charged

Keisa Lange was found dead on the side of a quiet cul de sac from a gunshot.

Minnesota State Fair

It's official: Minnesota State Fair is on, with no COVID restrictions

Proof of vaccination won't be required, and face masks won't be mandatory.

ATV, all-terrain vehicle

Boy, 12, killed in ATV crash near Monticello

The boy was driving the ATV on private property.

Go Fund Me - Jupiter Paulsen

Suspect in random attack on girl, 14, in Fargo now charged with murder

The victim died from her injuries earlier this week.

Related

Allegiant returns to Rochester with new service

Starting Nov. 1, the regional carrier will offer two weekly non-stop flights from the Rochester International Airport to Mesa, Ariz., the Post Bulletin reports. Allegiant Airlines ended its service from Rochester to Las Vegas in 2010 because of a lack of demand. The newspaper notes Mayo Clinic has a campus in a suburb of Phoenix.

SkyWest begins service from the Bemidji Airport

The airline replaces Delta, which stopped service at several northern Minnesota airports. SkyWest offers flights to the Twin Cities twice daily. Allegiant Airlines is reportedly considering to offer flights this fall to Las Vegas.

Despite safe landing, Allegiant Air customers irked after Duluth incident

Engine problems forced Allegiant Air Flight 449 back to Duluth shortly after takeoff Friday. No one was injured, but some passengers aren't too pleased with the discount airlines' customer service.

Allegiant Air confirms new Arizona flights out of St. Cloud Regional Airport

The regional carrier will begin offering non-stop flights from the Central Minnesota airport to Phoenix/Mesa Gateway Airport in December, according to the St. Cloud Times. The newspaper notes the St. Cloud airport has not had commercial air service since December 2009 when Delta stopped its regional flights to the Twin Cities.

Duluth-to-Vegas flight makes emergency landing

An Allegiant Air flight from Duluth to Las Vegas made an emergency landing at Duluth International Airport Friday night after experiencing trouble with one of the engines. No one was injured.

MSP ranks No. 3 in on-time flight rates

U.S. airlines are more punctual and less likely to lose luggage than at any time in more than two decades – and Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport is near the top of the list when it comes to on-time flights, the Associated Press reports.