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Anishinaabe Sobriety Run starts
Red Lake Police arrest two in connection with 11 burglaries
Simon, seeking Secretary of State spot, stops in Bemidji
Auditor candidate Entenza visits Bemidji; Primary race is only high-profile statewide DFL contest
2014 PRIMARY ELECTION: Otto responds to Entenza
GOLF: Hinners, Fiechtner share Executive medalist score after day two at Birchmont
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Tough schedule awaits BSU in 2014-15
Amateur baseball: Blue Ox blitz Cass Lake for league playoff title
BASKETBALL: Return trip to Northern Iowa highlights BSU men's hoops schedule for 2014-15
BIRCHMONT BEGINS: Brink shoots low round in first day of Men’s Championship qualifying
Naomi Otillia Magoon-Colsen
Mary Ellen Johnson
Charles Thomas Sr.
Marie Pauline Anderson
Building those boulevard gardens
John Eggers: Old advice is good advice: Use your brain
Patrick Guilfoile: Are our friends really family?
Blane Klemek: Several species of swallows thrive in Minnesota
What's new at the Beltrami County Fair Horticulture Area
It's a hard knock life for Annie; Classic play rounds out Paul Bunyan Playhouse season
Art briefs - Sunday July 27
'Northern Bass' should be caught at Lake Bemidji State Park
‘Fargo’ Season 2 will be set in 1979, executive producer says
Switchfoot at Sanford Center
Minnesota scales back deer hunt: Most areas in and around Bemidji will be in lottery zones
Hunting: DNR officials set 2014 wolf target harvest at 250 animals
Paul Nelson: Anglers switch to summer patterns on Bemidji area lakes
Single zebra mussel confirmed in Green Lake
Paul Nelson: Water temperatures remain cool in Bemidji area lakes
Kimmes anniversary celebrations
Pioneer editorial: The Lueken legacy
Tom Purcell Teens not working doesn’t work
Donna Brazile: In whom do we trust?
Rich Lowry: Hamas’ useful idiots
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: What would Jesus say?
June 16, 2014
From Bemidji with blood: Residents reflect on ‘Fargo’s’ settings
The FX series “Fargo” wraps tonight with its final episode. The 10-episode series has taken viewers down some bloody paths, a lot of that...
June 16, 2014 - 11:49pm
June 15, 2014
Arts Briefs for 06/15/14
Paul Imholte at Lake Bemidji State Park BEMIDJI — Paul Imholte will perform today at Lake Bemidji State Park, 3401 State Park Road NE. His featured instruments is the hammered dulcimer, an ancient string instrument from the Middle East. It is played with light mallets or hammers....
June 15, 2014 - 12:17am
Pioneer Previews: Celebrate Father’s Day with a show
The Ground Round Father’s Day tribute and music dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Normandy invasion will highlight the Bemidji Area Community Band’s opening concert of the summer at 7 p.m. today on the lawn south of Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex on the BSU campus. Concert-goers...
June 15, 2014 - 12:15am
Moondance Jammin Country Fest is coming up
WALKER — The Moondance Jammin Country Fest will take place Friday and Saturday in Walker, and a Pre Jammin Party will take place June 19. Ticket prices for the event are as follows. A two-day general admission ticket, including the Pre Jammin Party, will cost $160; a one-day general...
entertainment / music
June 15, 2014 - 12:13am
On a larger stage: TrekNorth seniors to showcase art in Grand Rapids
Three TrekNorth seniors are about to see their art displayed on a bigger stage. The trio — Kali Benson, Ashley Blevins and Kalli Wilson — were selected to paint the stage backdrop that will be featured throughout the 10th Annual KAXE Mississippi River Festival to take place in...
entertainment / art
June 15, 2014 - 12:00am
June 11, 2014
Art briefs - Sunday June 8
Fiddle camp this week at Headwaters School of Music BEMIDJI -- String Fling Fiddle Camp will offer both private and group instruction starting Monday. Campers will participate in two of four categories based on their playing ability. The camp is open to players from beginning to...
June 11, 2014 - 2:53pm
June 10, 2014
‘Fargo’ Episode 9: A Fox, a Rabbit, and a Cabbage
June 10, 2014 - 10:47pm
UPDATED: Pioneer Previews: Right time for 'She Wrights'; event moved to Rail River Folk School
A performance of songs, theater and films written by women will be the premiere event of the newest established arts nonprofit organization in Bemidji. It will start at 2 p.m. at the Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW, Bemidji. Cate and Al Belleveau are quickly working...
June 10, 2014 - 9:50am
June 7, 2014
The Band is back: Community Band to open summer concert series June 15
BEMIDJI -- A Father's Day tribute and music dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Normandy invasion will highlight the Bemidji Area Community Band's opening concert of the summer on June 15. The concert is scheduled at 7 p.m. on the lawn south of Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex...
entertainment / music
June 7, 2014 - 11:35pm
Getting her voice back: Bemidji woman to take part in worldwide talent competition
BEMIDJI -- Two years ago, Kari Ekhoff could barely speak, much less sing. Suffering from asthma without knowing it, the young mother lost her voice -- the voice that put her through college and helped others learn how to sing. A lot has changed since then. After going through dozens...
entertainment / music
June 7, 2014 - 11:33pm
June 4, 2014
PAUL BUNYAN PLAYHOUSE SEASON OPENER: Nothing quiet about 'Noises Off'
If you go What: "Noises Off," opening of Paul Bunyan Playhouse's 64th summer season. Where: Historic Chief Theater, downtown Bemidji. When: 7:30 Wednesday; event runs through June 14 with shows Wednesday through Sunday (matinee) the first week and June 11-14 the second week. Cost:...
entertainment / theater
June 4, 2014 - 4:01pm
June 3, 2014
Join the conversation 'Fargo' Episode No. 8 tonight
Join Forum Communication staffers -- and the general public -- as we live blog and tweet about Espisode No. 8 of the FX television series 'Fargo'...
June 3, 2014 - 6:56pm
June 1, 2014
Pioneer Previews: Paul Bunyan Playhouse season starts this week
The 2014 Paul Bunyan Playhouse season starts this week with the comedy “Noises Off,” which will make its debut on Wednesday at the Historic Chief Theatre in downtown Bemidji. The play is described as “the funniest farce ever written.” They comedy actually is a type of play-within-a-play...
June 1, 2014 - 12:00am
May 29, 2014
‘Fargo’ gets five Critics’ Choice nominations
LOS ANGELES — As the mayhem in "Bemidji" that the TV series “Fargo” has wrought comes to an end in a few weeks, the series’ recognition continues to grow. FX’s “Fargo” is in the running for five Critics’ Choice Television Awards, tying with four other shows or movies...
May 29, 2014 - 10:35pm
May 27, 2014
REVIEW: ‘Fargo’ Episode 7: Who Shaves the Barber?
May 27, 2014 - 11:02pm