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WOMEN'S HOCKEY; Ohio State stymies Bemidji State again, wins 2-1 as BSU skid hits 3 games
BOYS HOCKEY: Lumberjacks beat Brainerd 4-1, win seventh straight
WRESTLING: Maas wins second Big Bear title, three others take second
GIRLS HOCKEY: Brainerd scores late to beat Bemidji
GYMNASTICS: Bemidji third at Davies Invite
Verna Maryen Nordby
Blanche E. Dennis
Blane Klemek: The moon of popping trees
Scotty Allison: The need for local Veterans Home continues
John Eggers: The Christmas coincidence
Blane Klemek: Keeping the prairie alive along the Red River Basin
John Eggers: The Christmas Cookie Lady
Bemidji sings for the holidays
Art briefs - Sunday Dec. 21
Pioneer Previews: Dregni reads perfect for holiday break
Meet the new class: Green Day, Lou Reed among 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees
Pioneer Previews: Music for the holidays — and the food shelf
Blane Klemek: Some stories about animal surprises
Blane Klemek: Great ideas for keeping birdfeeders squirrel-free
Blane Klemek: Birds of a feather. . .
Gothman wedding anniversary
Nyquist 90th birthday celebration
Quick 100th birthday celebration
Russell birthday celebration
Jenkauski birthday celebration
Peter Hakim: U.S.-Cuba deal: What the two sides get out of the bargain
Peter Funt: Elizabeth Warren, don’t jump
Nat Hentoff: When will court trials begin on CIA torturers?
Danny Tyree: Empty seats at the Christmas table
Jim HIghtgower: Chris Christie’s pork barrel politics
August 18, 2014
Country music duo Love and Theft to perform in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- The country music duo, Love and Theft, will perform Dec. 17 at the Sanford Center in Bemidji. The duo will play the ballroom as part of their “Night That You’ll Never Forget” tour. Love and Theft are the duo of Stephen Barker Liles and Eric Gunderson and have...
entertainment / music
August 18, 2014 - 5:01pm
August 17, 2014
Make some friends at Sesame Street Live
BEMIDJI -- Sesame Street Live "Make a New Friend" will take place at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 23 at the Sanford Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE. During the show, Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby and all the favorite characters welcome Chamki, Grover's friend from India, to Sesame Street, according...
August 17, 2014 - 12:20am
Pioneer Previews: Small-town and Scandinavia on the stage
"Greet the Folks at Home" serves up a special afternoon today of original poetry and traditional music highlighting Ross and Bart Sutter's small-town roots, Scandinavian heritage and an honest mix of heartfelt humor and fun that the whole family can enjoy as they explore Minnesota...
August 17, 2014 - 12:15am
August 12, 2014
Local singer films music video in Bemidji
Local country music singer Courtney Gunsalus is shooting her first music video in and around Bemidji. In this photo, producer/director Harlan...
entertainment / music
August 12, 2014 - 10:13pm
Pioneer Previews: Wooden Nichols to perform the hits
Could the "Wooden Nichols" name be taken from one of the players we see in various groups -- Ken Nichols? Whether yes or no, Ken and his friends (and ours as well) in Wooden Nichols will bring back memories with "Leaving on a Jet Plane" and "Five Hundred Miles" from the 60s along...
August 12, 2014 - 1:47pm
August 6, 2014
Waiting for marriage? Former Bagley resident explores relationships on MTV show 'Virgin Territory'
BEMIDJI -- A mock barcode is tattooed on Luke Conger's left shoulder beneath the words "Bought with a price," inked in a scripted font below his neck. It's a reference to 1 Corinthians 6:20, which according to the New International Version of the Bible, states, "You were bought...
August 6, 2014 - 12:23am
August 5, 2014
It's a hard knock life for Annie; Classic play rounds out Paul Bunyan Playhouse season
BEMIDJI -- "Leapin' lizards! It's Annie!" Not to be missed, and billed the world over as one of the most uplifting plays ever onstage, "Annie"...
entertainment / theater
August 5, 2014 - 6:56pm
New Scrabble dictionary picks up the language of the millennials
(Reuters) - Young players of the classic word game Scrabble, perhaps disenfranchised by its decade-old lexicon, can "chillax" now that this multi-generational...
August 5, 2014 - 5:16pm
August 4, 2014
Mark Schultz to open for Amy Grant in Bemidji concert Oct. 22
BEMIDJI -- Mark Schultz is scheduled to open for well-known Christian and pop singer Amy Grant in a concert at 7 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Sanford Center in Bemidji. Originally, Schultz was scheduled to perform his own concert Sept. 19. All tickets purchased for the original Mark...
entertainment / music
August 4, 2014 - 7:36pm
August 3, 2014
Pioneer Previews: Decisions, decisions, decisions
Another fun filled Sunday for Bemidjians, relatives, summer visitors and children. It's going to be difficult to choose, but whatever you pick, you can't go wrong. • Family Day at Lake Bemidji State Park welcomes The Imagination Workshop and their "magical lines" from 1 to 5...
August 3, 2014 - 12:11am
Art briefs - Sunday Aug. 3
Imagination workshop at Bemidji State Park BEMIDJI -- The imagination workshop will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. today at Lake Bemidji State Park. The schedule is as follows: • 1 to 2 p.m. "LOOK," observe the display of art and wood as you review images and samples in writing...
August 3, 2014 - 12:05am
August 1, 2014
Drummers attend camp
Brock Beaulieu, of Bemidji, improvises during a group drumming lesson Thursday morning during the weeklong Drumset Camp at the Headwaters School...
entertainment / music
August 1, 2014 - 10:46am
July 27, 2014
Art briefs - Sunday July 27
Northern Bass concert today at state park BEMIDJI -- Headwaters School of Music and Arts in collaboration with the Lake Bemidji State Park announce the performance of the band Northern Bass at 1:30 p.m. today in the amphitheater at Lake Bemidji State Park, 3401 State Park Road...
July 27, 2014 - 12:18am
'Northern Bass' should be caught at Lake Bemidji State Park
• If you enjoy the music of the 50s and 60s, "stroll" on over to the amphitheater of Lake Bemidji State Park. A family group from Akeley -- Northern Bass -- will be rockin' and rollin' at 1:30 p.m. as part of the 2014 Lake Bemidji Concert Series. Headwaters School of Music and the...
July 27, 2014 - 12:11am
July 22, 2014
‘Fargo’ Season 2 will be set in 1979, executive producer says
(TheWrap.com) - Aw geez; “Fargo” is heading for the disco era. The second season of FX's Coen Brothers adaptation “Fargo,” which was renewed Monday, will take place in 1979, series executive producer Noah Hawley said at the Television Critics Association. The second installment...
July 22, 2014 - 3:58pm