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Daily arrests for Oct. 17-22
Eating healthy, eating local: State ag commissioner visits Bemidji Area Schools to highlight Farm to School program
Public packs political forum; Issues include homelessness, city improvements
County Attorney candidates debate their differences
Candidates hit homestretch in 8th District race
AREA FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Blackduck falls, Bagley wins in playoff openers
Football: Bemidji's 7-5A semifinal game with Chisago Lakes moved back to 3 p.m.
FOOTBALL: Defense leads the way for BSU on homecoming
VOLLEYBALL: BHS goes 1-3 at Chaska Tournament
Volleyball: Bemidji earns No. 3 seed in Section 8-3A; opens Friday at home
Charles Joseph Goss
Tasheila Ann Greenleaf
Maxine Audrey (Amundrud) Tenney
Max M. Wolfe
Kathleen "K.T." Sue Taylor
Pros and cons of the Autumn blaze maple tree
Patrick Guilfoile: Body odor: Blame your clothes and your microbes
John Eggers: Did you miss the pheasant opener?
Fall into fun at the Library
Protecting your evergreens from winter damage
Amy's advice: 'Have fun, tell stories, laugh'
Saphire Brown to join Amy Grant on stage for Bemidji performance
Pioneer Previews: Grant show highlights busy week
Studio Cruise underway
Time to cruise the studios; Annual Studio Cruise starts Friday
New cross-country ski signs installed at Hobson Union trails
Blane Klemek: Animals sensing the world around them
Blane Klemek: Migrating birds in Minnesota
Paul Nelson: Anglers need to find depths that hold active walleyes
Carter Lake Trail system to go unmowed, unsigned due to vandalism
Elvin Burnham birthday celebration
George Smith birthday celebration
Ruby Rockensock Ruzicka birthday celebration
Letter: Senators should pay attention to vet
Letter: ‘Smile, talk, wave’ is good trail etiquette
Letter: Campaign ad full of nasty allegations
Letter: Claesson-Huseby has extensive experience
Rich Lowry: Triviality of the Ferguson protests
July 13, 2014
Moondance Jam to set once again
BEMIDJI — Minnesota’s largest rock festival is back starting Wednesday. Moondance Jam, this is No. 23, starts Wednesday and runs through Saturday at the grounds 6.5 miles east of Walker on Minnesota Highway 200. This year’s lineup includes some familiar favorites, as well...
July 13, 2014 - 12:00am
July 9, 2014
Music is back at Buena Vista; Well-known ski area brings back music festival for second year
BEMIDJI -- The (ski) hills will be alive with the sound of music this weekend. On Friday, the Buena Vista Ski Area will transform itself for...
entertainment / music
July 9, 2014 - 10:14am
July 6, 2014
Plays and music round out the holiday weekend
I hope you all had a good Fourth of July holiday, and today finishes off the holiday weekend with plays and music. • The Paul Bunyan Playhouse presents "The 24th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" musical comedy today at 2 p.m. at the Historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji....
July 6, 2014 - 12:43am
Art briefs - Sunday July 6
Church musicians summer recital series continues BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Church Musicians summer recital series will continue at noon Wednesday at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 2220 Anne St. NW. The recital will feature two groups: a flute trio including Erin Riess, Katrina Stewart,...
entertainment / art
July 6, 2014 - 12:01am
July 2, 2014
Spellcheck: To 'Bee' or not to 'Bee' -- Tony Award-winning play next up for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
BEMIDJI -- There is something to be said for the brutal honesty of youth. Just what that is, we can talk about later. But for now, tickets...
entertainment / theater
July 2, 2014 - 12:12am
June 30, 2014
Walk this way: Once again, Sculpture Walk brings in new art to Bemidji (with interactive map)
BEMIDJI -- As soon as the snow melts and winter slowly fades, with spring and then summer on the verge, the downtown Bemidji area starts to...
June 30, 2014 - 9:34am
June 29, 2014
Art briefs - Sunday June 29
First City Singers at Lake Bemidji State Park BEMIDJI -- The Headwaters School of Music & Arts, in collaboration with the Lake Bemidji State Park, will hold its next summer concert in the park today. The First City Singers will be on stage at 1:30 p.m. today at Lake Bemidji State...
June 29, 2014 - 12:10am
Pioneer Previews: New play will cast a ‘Spell’
A new play opens at the Chief this Wednesday — “The 24th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” It’s a musical comedy where adults play...
June 29, 2014 - 12:00am
June 28, 2014
Midwest horror host haunts Bemidji pub; Fargo’s Madd Frank working on documentary with UpStream TV
BEMIDJI -- Horror fans and graveyard groupies worldwide have spent many a fright night with Elvira, the Crypt Keeper and Mystery Science Theater...
June 28, 2014 - 12:09pm
June 25, 2014
Indigenous Arts Festival on Saturday offers many activities
The Indigenous Arts Festival will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad Street SW. It is an open-air indigenous art market, artist and powwow demonstrations, local American Indian performing artists, and opening and closing ceremonies....
June 25, 2014 - 2:59pm
June 22, 2014
An ode to writers: Northwoods Writers Conference is this week at BSU
Authors and poets from across the country will be writing, reading and “slamming” this week. The BSU’s Northwoods Writers Conference was...
entertainment / writing
June 22, 2014 - 12:02am
June 21, 2014
Bemidji Book Festival schedule for Saturday
Here's the schedule for today's final day of the Bemidji Book Festival. Contact the library at 751-3963 to register. Today 10 a.m. "Get Started in Writing For Children" writing workshop with Lisa Bullard at Bemidji Public Library. 10:30 a.m. "Painting With Words" book presentation...
entertainment / writing
June 21, 2014 - 12:41am
'Fargo' picks up three Critics' Choice Television Awards
LOS ANGELES -- Aw jeez, FX's "Fargo" sure was a heck of a show, according to the Critics' Choice Television Awards. The 10-episode series inspired by the Coen brothers' black comedy film won three of the five awards it was nominated for on Thursday, picking up high honors in the...
June 21, 2014 - 12:38am
June 19, 2014
'I Do! I Do!' opens at Playhouse
BEMIDJI -- The first musical of the Paul Bunyan Playhouse season opens tonight at 7:30 p.m. in the Historic Chief Theatre. This opening is a...
entertainment / theater
June 19, 2014 - 2:59pm
June 17, 2014
REVIEW: ‘Fargo’ Episode 10: Morton’s Fork
June 17, 2014 - 11:32pm