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Therapy Dog Training graduates
First City Lions donate to DAC
Bemidji Girl Scouts reunion
Blackduck FFA annual banquet
Albrecht supports Indigenous Elder Abuse Awareness
SOFTBALL: Jacks drop three at Rockford
GOLF: Gregg leads Bemidji to seventh place
BASEBALL: Grimm, Loxtercamp lead BHS to split
SOFTBALL: BSU swept by MSU Moorhead
TRACK AND FIELD: Athletes compete in Hamline Elite Meet
Steven G. Miller
Barbara Jean (Smodell-Krueth) Bucher
John "Pete" Barthelemy
Patrick Guilfoile: Measles — more deadly than Ebola
John Eggers: What is right with the world?
Library Corner: Library to celebrate Star Wars Day on May 4
MASTER GARDENERS: Rethink your landscape
VETERANS' COLUMN: Net worth removed for medical eligibility
Pioneer Previews: Brass on tap Monday at Bangsberg
Art briefs - Sunday April 26
A life of dancing for Suzy and Hondo: Local dance instructors, enthusiasts to open for The Broadway Dolls tonight
Off The Record Blog: Here is Jared Leto’s official Joker, tattoos and all
Bluegrass Community Concert Series returns
Blane Klemek: The bluebird, few have received as much attention as they
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spawning walleyes running steady into Cutfoot Sioux station
VIDEO: Prairie chicken show exceeds expectations
Blane Klemek: Aerial displays set woodcock, snipe apart
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Low water levels a concern as walleye opener approaches
Henry-Van Sickle engagement
Knutson birthday celebration
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We should focus on helping needy people
Tina Dupuy: End the war on deadbeat dads
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Editorial leaves a lot to be desired
Michael Reagan: Hillary this. Hillary that. All day long.
Donald Kaul: That whiff of hypocrisy
March 8, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday March 8
Financial management workshop Tuesday BEMIDJI -- Region 2 Arts Council will sponsor a workshop for record keeping and financial management for artists from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad Street SW. If working with numbers drives you crazy, we...
March 8, 2015 - 12:34am
Pioneer Previews: Mark your calendars for the arts
We have a hiatus this week in arts presentations, but you should still mark your calendars for upcoming events. There are quite a few classical events coming up this month, including a faculty recital by Stephen Carlson, wind ensemble concert, BSU Choir home concert and many student...
March 8, 2015 - 12:32am
March 1, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday March 1
Reading and workshop with poet Diane Pittman BEMIDJI -- Watermark Art Center presents poet Diane Pittman as the next featured writer in the Spoken Word Series. This reading and workshop will be a two-day event, held March 6-7 at Watermark Art Center, 426 Bemidji Ave. N. Pittman,...
March 1, 2015 - 12:53am
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Ensemble's concert harkens to spring
We know that spring is coming up on us when the Bemidji Baroque Ensemble is on stage at Bangsberg Fine and Performing Arts Center. What started as an informal gathering of musicians who play for their pleasure, the ensemble now plays for the enjoyment of their audience, as well....
March 1, 2015 - 12:00am
February 27, 2015
Off The Record Blog: ‘Parks And Recreation’ Goes Out On A High Note
February 27, 2015 - 3:57pm
February 22, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Much to do as March approaches
Another weekend of careful slicing and dicing will afford the Bemidji audiences a vast array of musical opportunities and the return of the Poetry Slam this week. Whatever is chosen will prove to be a good choice. Monday • "Reverse Painting on Glass" with Marion Caroline....
February 22, 2015 - 12:59am
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 22
Spikes book signing at Kat's Book Nook BEMIDJI -- Nigette M. Spikes, local author of the "Dictionary of Torture," will be available for a book-signing from 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 28 at Kat's Book Nook, 750 Paul Bunyan Drive NW. Spikes, a researcher and torture historian, relies on...
February 22, 2015 - 12:41am
February 15, 2015
To play in Paris: Bemidji organist to perform this summer at Notre Dame Cathedral
BEMIDJI -- Much like the lyrics, "When you wish upon a star, your dreams come true," Sarah Carlson has wished and set her goals as a musician...
February 15, 2015 - 12:42am
Pioneer Previews: Time to 'Go for Baroque' with the BSO
Enjoy the afterglow of Valentine's Day with Bemidji Symphony Orchestra's romantic "Go for Baroque" concert at 3 today at the Bemidji High School Performing Arts Center. Artistic Director Beverly Everett chose a program so closely aligned with the period of musical embellishment...
February 15, 2015 - 12:40am
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 22
Monroe Crossing returns to Chief Theater BEMIDJI -- World-class bluegrass entertainers Monroe Crossing are returning to Bemidji at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Historic Chief Theater, 314 Beltrami Ave. NW. The group makes its annual Bemidji appearance after receiving rave reviews...
February 15, 2015 - 12:38am
February 12, 2015
Def Leppard adds Minnesota, Dakotas to North American tour
ST. PAUL — Rock legends Def Leppard will take the stage at the Great Minnesota Get-Together this summer. The group’s North American tour will hit the grandstand at the Minnesota State Fair on Aug. 27. Other stops in the Upper Midwest include Sioux Falls, S.D., on Aug. 8, Grand...
entertainment / music
February 12, 2015 - 9:00pm
February 8, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Jazz swings into Valentine's Day
Jazzy turns to romantic after this weekend of jazz and swing at BSU and the Elk's Club. An early celebration of Valentine's Day will be at the Historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji for the public. The Bemidji Community Theater and the Paul Bunyan Playhouse will welcome patrons,...
February 8, 2015 - 2:00pm
‘Breaking Bad’ prequel ‘Better Call Saul’ debuts tonight
LOS ANGELES — “I’m a lawyer, not a criminal,” protests the protagonist in “Better Call Saul,” a spinoff/prequel to “Breaking Bad” whose initial episodes ask, but don’t fully answer, whether Bob Odenkirk’s sleazy defense lawyer can carry a show on his own. Unlike...
February 8, 2015 - 12:53am
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 8
Park Rapids square dance Friday PARK RAPIDS -- Park Rapids Friendly Squares will host a square dance from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Friday at the Century School, 501 Helton Ave. Abe Maier well be calling from 7:30 to 8 plus and from 8 to 10 mainstream. There will be a potluck lunch after...
February 8, 2015 - 12:45am
February 6, 2015
Musicians rehearse for concert
Army Blues trumpeter Graham Beedlove and former Journey drummer Steve Smith (left) rehearsed with the BSU jazz ensemble Blue Ice on Thursday...
entertainment / music
February 6, 2015 - 12:40am