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Sertoma supports Paul Bunyan Inclusive Playground
Nathan Hodapp, nephew 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
February 1, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 1
BSO presents 'Go for Baroque' on Feb. 15 BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Symphony Orchestra continues its 76th season with the concert "Go for Baroque" at 3 p.m. Feb. 15 at the Bemidji High School Auditorium. The program includes music from the most famous of the Baroque composers, with...
February 1, 2015 - 12:48am
Pioneer Previews: BSU, Bemidji come alive with creative people, events
One of the major requirements for us before moving to Minnesota was that we find a college town. We were leaving a college town and knew the energy that could be produced by young adults in sports, music and creative efforts. This week's is a good example of how committed the community...
February 1, 2015 - 12:46am
January 27, 2015
VIDEO: Chinese band visits Bemidji area this week
Four members of the Chinese band Shanren performed for two BSU classes on Tuesday afternoon. (From left) Li Guohua, Qu Yabo, Xiao Budian dance...
entertainment / music
January 27, 2015 - 7:16pm
January 25, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: The right time to write for Valentine's Day
Notable Bemidji fantasy writer Roy C. Booth is looking for submissions for his anthology, "St. Valentine's Day Drabbles 2015." Stories of 100 words -- not including the title or byline -- of spooky goings-on, high adventure and all things speculative (science fiction, fantasy, horror)...
January 25, 2015 - 12:21am
January 19, 2015
'Rewind' and move forward: Vocalmotive celebrates 20 years (video/photo gallery)
BEMIDJI -- It's only fitting that as Vocalmotive embarks on its 20th season, this year's show features hits from its past. This season's show is titled "Rewind" and includes some of the show choir's most popular work -- and looks -- from the past two decades. "These outfits...
entertainment / music
January 19, 2015 - 9:44am
January 18, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Valentine's Day on our minds already
Invites are in the mail for the Gallagher's (Fulton and Nancy) Valentine's Day romantic evening at the Hampton Inn and Suites, where you can sing "Let Me Call You Sweetheart" along with Bemidji's notable vocal artists and beyond; and enjoy a gourmet dinner at the hands of Chef Lenard...
January 18, 2015 - 12:32am
Art briefs - Sunday Jan. 18
Northern Artist Association meeting BEMIDJI -- The Northern Artist Association meeting will take place at 12:30 p.m. Monday at the Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave. SE. Cathy Marchand and Kay Murphy will be representing the Friends of the Carnegie with a presentation will on "The...
January 18, 2015 - 12:23am
January 14, 2015
Blog: ‘Community’ season six to rise from the ashes in March
January 14, 2015 - 4:44pm
January 13, 2015
Shrine Circus to return to Bemidji in April
BEMIDJI -- The AAD Shrine Circus will return to Bemidji in 2015. The circus will be held at the Sanford Center on April 15-16, officials said Tuesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. for the 6 p.m. shows both nights. Based in Duluth, the Aad Shrine counts Bemidji within its district....
January 13, 2015 - 12:22pm
January 11, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Studio 10 arts on display in Grand Rapids
Congratulations to the artists of Studio 10 who are represented in a 26-piece show titled "Across America," installed now through March at the Reif Center Gallery in Grand Rapids. Each artist brought their respective diverse style and artist view of places across our country. The...
January 11, 2015 - 12:52am
'Swan Lake' will appear at Bemidji Theater
BEMIDJI -- When they tried bringing live classical performances to Grand Forks, N.D., it did not work out for the simplest of reasons -- time. In order to accommodate the 24-hour-a-day system, time has to be sliced into zones which changes every 15 degrees longitude. So if a person...
January 11, 2015 - 12:13am
January 8, 2015
BLOG: More Cast and Plot Announcements For Season 2 of ‘Fargo’
January 8, 2015 - 5:43pm
Patrick Wilson, Ted Danson join second season of FX's 'Fargo'
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) — Actors Patrick Wilson, Ted Danson and Jean Smart will be taking leading roles in the second season of FX's hit miniseries "Fargo," the network said on Thursday, joining previously announced cast members Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons. Wilson, star of "The...
January 8, 2015 - 4:29pm
January 4, 2015
Art briefs - Jan. 4
Mini-Musicians on Tuesdays in January BEMIDJI -- The Mini-Musicians program will run from 10 to 11 a.m. starting Tuesday at the City Park Multi-Use Building. The Multi-Use Building is located across the parking lot from the Neilson Reise Arena. Cost is $12 for the program, which...
January 4, 2015 - 12:58am
'Kudos for Kids' a book of fun and family
BEMIDJI -- What started out as a family project back in the 1960s has found its way into a published book by a well-known Bemidji board member of learning in youth to senior non-profits who wanted to renew interest in reading to the young. Perhaps becoming a grandmother again spurred...
January 4, 2015 - 12:14am