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Council discusses downtown skating: Bemidji resident asks city to get on board with ending downtown skating ban
School Board searches for solutions: Board members, district leaders meet with Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Dave Hancock to ask for help with some pressing issues
Toxic Taters protest at McDonald's
Clinton announces major Minnesota endorsements
National Friends of the Library week
COLLEGE SOCCER: Bemidji State ends losing streak
AREA VOLLEYBALL: Laporte sweeps Indus
PREP SOCCER: Lumberjacks dominate on the road
MEN'S COLLEGE HOCKEY: Freshmen shine for BSU in exhibition victory (w/ photo gallery)
BACK IN THE LAKE: Bemidji State runs past U-Mary for sixth straight homecoming win (PHOTO GALLERY)
Carol Marie Barker
Roger Allen Strong, Jr,
Lorraine Ida Krob (nee Brady)
Lela Blanche Conlon
John Eggers: The best duck hunt ever
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Like geese, we all need a lift from time to time
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Some successes, and failures, for the 2015 season
Cyndi L. Fenske: Library is fun way to get away in October
A fly on the wall: Behind-the-scenes at the Great Northern Radio Show's live performance (W/PHOTO GALLERY)
Ready to rhythm to ribbits: The Fattenin' Frogs to hold album release concert in Bemidji
Arts Briefs for 09/27/2015
OFF THE RECORD BLOG: Look at the desert planet Jakku with this ‘Star Wars: Force Awakens’ immersive 360 video
Tim McGraw joins Eric Church as WE Fest headliner
Bemidji to get a bit 'Reckless': Bryan Adams set to play Sanford Center on Thursday
Blane Klemek: The annual migration has arrived in the northwoods
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Walleye bite should be picking up
HUNTING: Managers optimistic about waterfowl prospects in area as opener approaches
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fall migrations can be simple or complex
Blane Klemek: Humming along with the hummingbirds
Sutter - Hoyum engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature improved affordability, accessibility of propane
Rich Lowry: Admiration of Carly tinged with dread
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Failing math — and civics
Pioneer Viewpoints: A gap, and opportunity, for Bemidji’s downtown
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BHS volleyball teams to host ovarian cancer awareness night
June 21, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: A lot to do on Dad's day--EMDASH--and the rest of the week
Happy Father's Day to all fathers, to-be fathers and wanna-be fathers. This is a full day of entertainment, look and choose carefully for you...
June 21, 2015 - 12:16am
June 18, 2015
Record crowds expected at Moondance Jammin Country Fest
WALKER - Moondance Jammin Country Fest kicks off their ninth annual country music festival Friday-Saturday in Walker. Headliners Florida Georgia...
entertainment / music
June 18, 2015 - 2:09pm
June 14, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday June 14
Summer recital series continues BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Church Musicians Summer Recital Series will continue at noon Wednesday at First Lutheran Church, 900 Bemidji Ave. Sarah Carlson will perform an organ recital of a wide variety of pieces from the 19th and 20th centuries....
June 14, 2015 - 12:56am
June 13, 2015
VIDEO: Library hosts poetry slam at Keg N' Cork
The Bemidji Public Library hosted a poetry slam Friday at Keg N' Cork in downtown Bemidji. The event was part of Bemidji Library Book Festival,...
June 13, 2015 - 2:35pm
June 11, 2015
Actor Christopher Lee, frequent movie villain, dies at age 93
LONDON -- Master of the macabre Christopher Lee, who portrayed Dracula in outrageous Hammer Films horror classics but became known to later generations...
June 11, 2015 - 10:59am
June 7, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Matinees, Scandinavians and slams on tap
There is a 3 p.m. matinee today of "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change," the musical that is a comedic romp, where four actors play 40 roles...
June 7, 2015 - 12:48am
Art briefs - Sunday June 7
"Greet the Folks at Home" concert BAGLEY—The Bagley Area Arts Collaborative recently announced the Sutter Brothers in concert, "Greet the Folks at Home," at 5 p.m. today at the Farm By The Lake, 17797 366th Street in Bagley. Ross and Barton Sutter have established individual...
June 7, 2015 - 12:41am
June 6, 2015
A night in the fast lane in Grand Forks: Eagles rock the Alerus Center
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Fans in attendance Friday night at the Alerus Center were treated to a history lesson -- the history of one of the most...
entertainment / music
June 6, 2015 - 1:25pm
June 2, 2015
BASEBALL: Bagley's Section 8A tournament game postponed to Wednesday
THIEF RIVER FALLS — The Bagley High School baseball season was extended at least one more day Tuesday, but not because of a couple wins. It was because of the weather. The Flyers were scheduled to play Win-E-Mac at 2 p.m. Tuesday in an elimination game at Northland Community and...
June 2, 2015 - 10:23pm
May 31, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Not 'Least' of all, there's a Nordic Showcase, too
The Least of These Social Change Boutique and Art Studio has joined the First Friday Art Walk event. The store and studio are located at 310...
May 31, 2015 - 12:35am
Art briefs - Sunday May 31
Terrapin Station on Main Street in Nevis NEVIS—The Friends of the Headwaters will host a benefit concert at 7 p.m. June 6 on Main Street in Nevis. Guest performers will include Dakota Dave Hull, Pop Wagner, Bob Douglas and Finn Hall. Tickets will be available at the door...
May 31, 2015 - 12:23am
May 24, 2015
Playhouse powerhouse: 2015 marks final season for Paul Bunyan Playhouse artistic director Zach Curtis
BEMIDJI—It was the obvious support of the arts within and around the Bemidji community that caught Zach Curtis' eye when he first made...
May 24, 2015 - 12:45am
Pioneer Previews: A gala of support for BSU
The annual Opera Night Gala, produced and directed by Fulton Gallagher, will support upcoming student performers and will feature outstanding voice faculty BSU's Department of Music will be held Friday and Saturday. The Gala will begin with a 5:30 p.m. cash bar on the Lakeside...
May 24, 2015 - 12:16am
Art briefs - Sunday March 24
Gallery North First Friday open house BEMIDJI—Gallery North will host the June First Friday open house for showcase artist Eileen Spilman from 2 to 5 p.m. June 5 at Gallery North, 502 Third St. NW. Spilman is a local artist who will feature an eclectic selection of her...
May 24, 2015 - 12:03am
May 17, 2015
Monroe Crossing to perform in Little Falls
LITTLE FALLS—Monroe Crossing, world-class bluegrass entertainers, will perform at 7:30 p.m. May 29 at Great River Arts, 122 SE First Street in Little Falls. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are available by phone or online at $16 in advance and $20 at the door. Named...
May 17, 2015 - 12:57am