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New apartment complex to be built near Sanford Center
Opening Event for Book Festival
Funkley goes to New York: Town made national news with 1953 American Cancer Society trip
Police, sheriff and fire reports for June 18, 2013
News briefs for June 18, 2013
Clarifying the code: School board discusses changes to dress code for students
WCHA women's hockey Final Face-Off coming to Bemidji
Fans, drivers enjoy Father's Day at Bemidji Speedway
Leindecker resigns as head coach of Bemidji boys swimming team
Women's WCHA Final Face-Off coming to Bemidji's Sanford Center in 2014
BASEBALL: Bemidji Legion splits with Thief River Falls, earns first win
Andrew Jeffreys Allen
Esther Lucille Patton
Silvia Mae Coffin
Iris June Desjarlait
Film takes Paul Bunyan legend in different direction
'Full Metal Monk' takes art to the street
Pioneer Previews for June 16: Bemidji Area Community Band summer concerts begin today
Kottke, Alm among Minnesota music hall inductees
Julie Johnson, with ties to BSU and the area, will be back with her band, Julie Johnson and the No-Accounts on Monday
Falcons mount a comeback with some help
Blane Klemek: NAS facilities are ‘jewels in the forest’
Former and prospective new members look to reestablish Pheasants Forever chapter
In frogs’ croaks, volunteer hears environment’s pulse
Blane Klemek: Whoop it up for the whip-poor-will
Then and now: Forte
Letter: Hope House is wonderful Bemidji asset
Bob Franken: Leaks ... and lies
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Out of their minds
Pioneer Editorial: Serious idea for play area
Nat Hentoff: Obama tracking what you say and do. You’re Americans?
Jason Ogaard: The future is now, and we’ll be wearing it
Patrick Guilfoile: Shocking news about the flowers and the bees
Arland O. Fiske: Flying with the Scandinavian air system
Ask A Trooper: Why are fatality rates still so high?
John R. Eggers: A dad’s four favorite words
John Eggers: Lent: Don’t give up, try taking on renewed purpose
Lent was always a dark time when I was young. I remember going to those Wednesday night Lenten services where my grandfather served as pastor. It always seemed so cold,...
Fri, Feb 15, 2013 - 3:52pm
Arland Fiske: A memorable evening with Victor Borge
When Victor Borge came to Minot some years ago to put on his program of music and comedy at the Norsk Hostfest, my wife, Gerda, and I were his hosts...
Fri, Feb 15, 2013 - 3:51pm
Prime Time | Diane Engel:
When you are used to cooking for a whole family, especially if it consists of growing boys, you cook big pots of chili, stew, soup, and the like. But when...
Tue, Feb 12, 2013 - 12:53am
Prime Time: Evan Hazard: Playing ecclesiastical hooky Sunday morning
The Bemidji United Methodist (BUMC) bulletin for Dec. 23, 2012, said Pastor Gay would be on vacation Dec. 30, and announced a substitute preacher for that Sunday. However, it occurred...
Tue, Feb 12, 2013 - 12:50am
Prime Time | Art Lee: What's in a name? Well ... it depends
A Bemidji area audience was wonderfully entertained a few weeks ago by a well-known Minnesota vocalist named Prudence Johnson who, with her piano accompanist, put on an excellent two-hour show...
Tue, Feb 12, 2013 - 12:49am
Prime Time | Marilyn Heltzer: Walking is a great habit, even in midwinter
Here we are in the dead of winter. Or as the poet Christina Rosetti called it, “the bleak midwinter… snow on snow on snow.” Those are the lyrics to a...
Tue, Feb 12, 2013 - 12:43am
Ask a Trooper | Sgt. Curt S Mowers: Restricted farm work licenses
Question: Is there still such a thing as a farm license? I remember some of my friends having one, but that was a long time ago and they basically used...
Sun, Feb 10, 2013 - 11:18pm
Jason Ogaard: Learning to write code not as hard as you might think
One of the polite things you can do with people you don’t know very well is ask them about their jobs. What do they do? Who do they do it...
Sun, Feb 10, 2013 - 11:05pm
The Scandinavians visit America
Scandinavians first came to America in the days of Leif Eriksen 1,000 years ago. They have been coming ever since. The modern period of emigration from Norway dates back to...
Sun, Feb 10, 2013 - 11:01pm
John Eggers: What makes you happy?
Have you noticed the myriad of energy and health drinks in your local grocery store? I recently purchased a bottle of zero calorie Steaz and on the inside of the...
Sun, Feb 10, 2013 - 10:42pm
Paul Ericcson: Warm up with library programs
The cold days of winter are a wonderful time to enjoy the great schedule of special events and regular programs at the Bemidji Public Library. Children will have a chance...
Fri, Feb 01, 2013 - 6:06pm
Arland Fiske: Orion Samuelson – ‘Voice Of American Agriculture’
“After living on a farm for my first 21 years, I got tired of getting up at 5:30 to milk cows. So I went off to school to become a...
Fri, Feb 01, 2013 - 6:04pm
Ask a Trooper: Traffic fatalities dropping in state
Question: I know you are always talking about the number of traffic deaths in Minnesota for each year, but how many have there been in the past 10 years? It’s...
Fri, Feb 01, 2013 - 5:50pm
Jason Ogaard: Many ways to use free and open source software
The first time I ever wrote a computer program was back in high school. I wrote it in a language called BASIC on my TI 86. The program wasn’t fancy...
Fri, Feb 01, 2013 - 5:47pm
John Eggers: Do you want to marry me?
On the first day of teaching my interpersonal communications class at Northwest Tech, before I said anything, I asked my students, “What is the most important thing I have said...
Fri, Feb 01, 2013 - 5:41pm