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COUNTY GOVERNMENT: Board to discuss jail renovations Tuesday
Court considering mental status of Bemidji murder suspect
Photo of the Day for Friday, March 7: Taking a rest
Ambassadors congratulate Urban Treasures
Ambassadors visit Headwaters Chiropractic Center
BOYS BASKETBALL: Red Lake wins Section 8A
SWIMMING: Gubbels, Yartz go to 100-yard freestyle final
TRACK AND FIELD: Hougen retires
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU confident despite underdog status (video)
Battling to the finish: Bemidji falls to St. Thomas in consolation game but fights to the end (photo gallery)
John Frank Falk
Elsie E. Grundmeier
David Dean Johnson
Scotty Allison: Veterans Day on the Hill this week
John Eggers: How can you help all kids graduate?
Blane Klemek: The European starling a species of bird that seems to be around everyday
Don't let negativity sink your boat
Northland Stargazing: Open clusters, saints' days, and the vernal equinox
Off The Record Blog: ‘Parks And Recreation’ Goes Out On A High Note
Art briefs - Sunday March 1
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Ensemble's concert harkens to spring
Pioneer Previews: Much to do as March approaches
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 22
A hefty turnout for the Northland Fat Bike Rally (photo gallery)
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: March a favorite time for many anglers
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Anglers' attention turns to perch as season winds down
Peterson, Northland Tackle honored by Fishing Hall of Fame
Blane Klemek: Here one day and gone the next
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: March is Minnesota FoodShare campaign
Tom Purcell: Overreaching in plain English
Eric Fisher and Dan Dorman: Workforce housing key to economic growth in Greater Minnesota
Joseph Cotto: Altruism no substitute for helping yourself
Joe Gandelman: Giuliani: America’s hack
February 1, 2015
Pioneer Previews: BSU, Bemidji come alive with creative people, events
One of the major requirements for us before moving to Minnesota was that we find a college town. We were leaving a college town and knew the energy that could be produced by young adults in sports, music and creative efforts. This week's is a good example of how committed the community...
February 1, 2015 - 12:46am
January 27, 2015
VIDEO: Chinese band visits Bemidji area this week
Four members of the Chinese band Shanren performed for two BSU classes on Tuesday afternoon. (From left) Li Guohua, Qu Yabo, Xiao Budian dance...
entertainment / music
January 27, 2015 - 7:16pm
January 25, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: The right time to write for Valentine's Day
Notable Bemidji fantasy writer Roy C. Booth is looking for submissions for his anthology, "St. Valentine's Day Drabbles 2015." Stories of 100 words -- not including the title or byline -- of spooky goings-on, high adventure and all things speculative (science fiction, fantasy, horror)...
January 25, 2015 - 12:21am
January 19, 2015
'Rewind' and move forward: Vocalmotive celebrates 20 years (video/photo gallery)
BEMIDJI -- It's only fitting that as Vocalmotive embarks on its 20th season, this year's show features hits from its past. This season's show is titled "Rewind" and includes some of the show choir's most popular work -- and looks -- from the past two decades. "These outfits...
entertainment / music
January 19, 2015 - 9:44am
January 18, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Valentine's Day on our minds already
Invites are in the mail for the Gallagher's (Fulton and Nancy) Valentine's Day romantic evening at the Hampton Inn and Suites, where you can sing "Let Me Call You Sweetheart" along with Bemidji's notable vocal artists and beyond; and enjoy a gourmet dinner at the hands of Chef Lenard...
January 18, 2015 - 12:32am
Art briefs - Sunday Jan. 18
Northern Artist Association meeting BEMIDJI -- The Northern Artist Association meeting will take place at 12:30 p.m. Monday at the Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave. SE. Cathy Marchand and Kay Murphy will be representing the Friends of the Carnegie with a presentation will on "The...
January 18, 2015 - 12:23am
January 14, 2015
Blog: ‘Community’ season six to rise from the ashes in March
January 14, 2015 - 4:44pm
January 13, 2015
Shrine Circus to return to Bemidji in April
BEMIDJI -- The AAD Shrine Circus will return to Bemidji in 2015. The circus will be held at the Sanford Center on April 15-16, officials said Tuesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. for the 6 p.m. shows both nights. Based in Duluth, the Aad Shrine counts Bemidji within its district....
January 13, 2015 - 12:22pm
January 11, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Studio 10 arts on display in Grand Rapids
Congratulations to the artists of Studio 10 who are represented in a 26-piece show titled "Across America," installed now through March at the Reif Center Gallery in Grand Rapids. Each artist brought their respective diverse style and artist view of places across our country. The...
January 11, 2015 - 12:52am
'Swan Lake' will appear at Bemidji Theater
BEMIDJI -- When they tried bringing live classical performances to Grand Forks, N.D., it did not work out for the simplest of reasons -- time. In order to accommodate the 24-hour-a-day system, time has to be sliced into zones which changes every 15 degrees longitude. So if a person...
January 11, 2015 - 12:13am
January 8, 2015
BLOG: More Cast and Plot Announcements For Season 2 of ‘Fargo’
January 8, 2015 - 5:43pm
Patrick Wilson, Ted Danson join second season of FX's 'Fargo'
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) — Actors Patrick Wilson, Ted Danson and Jean Smart will be taking leading roles in the second season of FX's hit miniseries "Fargo," the network said on Thursday, joining previously announced cast members Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons. Wilson, star of "The...
January 8, 2015 - 4:29pm
January 4, 2015
Art briefs - Jan. 4
Mini-Musicians on Tuesdays in January BEMIDJI -- The Mini-Musicians program will run from 10 to 11 a.m. starting Tuesday at the City Park Multi-Use Building. The Multi-Use Building is located across the parking lot from the Neilson Reise Arena. Cost is $12 for the program, which...
January 4, 2015 - 12:58am
'Kudos for Kids' a book of fun and family
BEMIDJI -- What started out as a family project back in the 1960s has found its way into a published book by a well-known Bemidji board member of learning in youth to senior non-profits who wanted to renew interest in reading to the young. Perhaps becoming a grandmother again spurred...
January 4, 2015 - 12:14am
Pioneer Previews: Arts for all tastes coming up
With the dawn of the New Year, new initiatives are beginning to raise interest in the lull of wintertime. For example, the highly successful fundraiser for the Beltrami County History Center played to a full house, as who doesn't like to play "Clue?" What is even more interesting...
January 4, 2015 - 12:00am