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Sertoma supports Paul Bunyan Inclusive Playground
Nathan Hodapp, grandson of Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp, graduated from State Patrol Training Academy
Students in the News for 05/24/2015
Bemidji Food Shelf wins Holy Mackerel Award
Mental health awareness month
‘A MARATHON, NOT A SPRINT’: Hard work pays off for BHS grad, Beaver hockey recruit Eichstadt
BEMIDJI'S YOUNG GUNS: Loxtercamp, Grimm step up in Lumberjacks' young rotation
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Bucks kick off season with a win, split doubleheader
Lacrosse invite coming to Bemidji
Sanford POWER program starts June 8
Andreas Annette Cecilia
Ronald Allen Lee
Robert "Bob" Dodge
Joey Allen Gaarsland
John Eggers: What can we learn from obituaries?
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: After wet and cold week, fishing conditions should improve
John Eggers: A final exam for the graduates
Blane Klemek: The orchestra of springtime in the bird world
Scotty Allison: On Memorial Day, remember to take time to honor veterans
Playhouse powerhouse: 2015 marks final season for Paul Bunyan Playhouse artistic director Zach Curtis
Pioneer Previews: A gala of support for BSU
Art briefs - Sunday March 24
Monroe Crossing to perform in Little Falls
Pioneer Previews: Music and 'Murder on the Nile' fill up the week
Blane Klemek: Bats truly are incredible flying creatures
Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake
MASTER GARDENERS: Try an organic weed-free gardening approach
'Are you looking at me?'
Voges birthday celebration
Moen birthday celebration
Davis 80th birthday celebration
Johnson -Kelm engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jail decisions based on sound finances
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A different take on estate tax cut
Tom Purcell: Special needs students pay tribute to veterans
Phil Kerpen: EPA plan to ban coal hits major roadblock
Rich Lowry: Sid Vicious returns
April 5, 2015
Pioneer Previews: 'Honk' if you like this musical
There is something to be said about unconditional love especially at this time of the year when we think about how love of family, neighbor and values come to the front of our consciousness so clearly. Even with parents like the strutting Drake and mother Ida Duck (Paul Conklin...
April 5, 2015 - 12:17am
Art briefs - Sunday April 5
Help fund music video for Saphire Brown BEMIDJI—Harlan Hegna, a 2003 Bemidji High School graduate, is working to direct a music video with country artist Saphire Brown in Thief River Falls. Brown wrote the song "Fearless" about her friend Gracie Woods, a 16-year-old who...
April 5, 2015 - 12:16am
April 4, 2015
‘Runaway Train’ to Bemidji: Iconic Twin Cities band Soul Asylum to play the Sanford Center April 8
BEMIDJI -- Who knows what would have happened if Soul Asylum’s Dave Pirner had followed his sister’s Bemidji band camp footsteps? “When we were little, she went to a band camp in Bemidji,” Pirner said from his studio in New Orleans. “And I wanted to follow in her footsteps...
entertainment / music
April 4, 2015 - 5:16pm
March 30, 2015
Summerland Tour to stop in Bemidji: Everclear, The Toadies, Fuel and American Hi-Fi on bill
BEMIDJI -- Everclear, The Toadies, Fuel and American Hi-Fi will all perform at the Sanford Center in Bemidji as part of the Summerland Tour, officials said Monday. Door will open at 6 p.m. for the 7:30 p.m. performance on July 29. Tickets will go on presale at 10 a.m. Thursdaywith...
March 30, 2015 - 11:33am
March 29, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Triple play for 'Presidents, Portraits and Paradigms' with BSO today
THe Bemidji Symphony Orchestra will present "Presidents, Portraits and Paradigms" with humanities scholar Clay Jenkinson at 3 p.m. today at Bemidji High School Performing Arts Center. Jenkinson, in character as Thomas Jefferson, will take the audience on a trip to Mount Rushmore...
March 29, 2015 - 12:57am
Art briefs - Sunday March 29
Choir and Chamber singers end tour at home BEMIDJI -- BSU's Bemidji Choir and Chamber Singers finish their tour with a home concert tonight in Bemidji. The concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall of Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex in Bemidji.
March 29, 2015 - 12:55am
March 24, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Oxcars on tap today
There are three events today with crossover times, so be careful when choosing. The Oxcars Celebration, an awards ceremony honoring thespians who were chosen to be recipients of an Oxcars award, a blue Babe statuette. The event will begin with a social hour from 2 to 3 p.m. with award...
March 24, 2015 - 11:39am
March 22, 2015
Welcome to the 'Thunder' dome: Celtic Thunder to hit the stage Tuesday
BEMIDJI -- The air at the Sanford Center will be filled with people making small talk -- "Better get another beer before the show starts"; "Can we see from here?" and the big question: "How will they deal with the loss of George, the big, bald guy who kept the group on task and time?" The...
March 22, 2015 - 12:59am
Art briefs - Sunday March 22
Gallery North First Friday Open House BEMIDJI -- The Showcase Artist Open House for Gallery North First Friday will take place from 2 to 5 p.m. April 3 at Gallery North, 502 Third St. NW. Gallery North will host the Artists of Minnesota Traveling Mini Show and invite the community...
March 22, 2015 - 12:01am
March 15, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday March 15
Northern Artist Association meeting BEMIDJI -- The Northern Artist Association meeting will begin at 12:30 p.m. Monday at the Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave SE. Cathy Marchand and Kay Murphy will be there representing the "Friends of the Carnegie." Their presentation will be on...
March 15, 2015 - 12:25am
An extravaganza of guests: BSU, Headwaters to host variety of musicians this week
BEMIDJI -- Extravaganza is the word this week swirling around the Department of Music at BSU as it brings three different performance groups...
entertainment / music
March 15, 2015 - 12:15am
Pioneer Previews: BSU showcases music this week
Along with all the workshops being offered to the music students open to the public this week by visiting musicians Ana Maria Otamendi and Elena Lacheva from the University of Houston, BSU's own Eric and Jennifer Olson will visit Bemidji area school music classes. The coming week...
March 15, 2015 - 12:11am
March 13, 2015
The Eagles to play Grand Forks, Sioux Falls this summer
GRAND FORKS -- The Eagles will bring their "History of the Eagles" tour to the Dakotas this summer. The longtime popular rock band will perform at the new Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls on Thursday, June 5, and on the Alerus Center stage on Friday, June 5. Tickets...
entertainment / music
March 13, 2015 - 9:10am
March 12, 2015
Off The Record Blog: Ghostbusters: The Train Wreck Reboot Saga Continues
March 12, 2015 - 5:41pm
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