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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
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PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
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PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
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June 22, 2015
A true community band: Outdoor concert season begins tonight at BSU
The time-honored tradition of summer band concerts by the Bemidji Area Community Band continues at 7 p.m. today on the south lawn of Bangsberg...
June 22, 2015 - 9:43am
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...
June 18, 2015 - 2:09pm
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...
June 6, 2015 - 1:25pm
May 11, 2015
Proud to preserve Podipto: 70s-era Bemidji band's story on being signed, the Wrecking Crew and its new life on CD
BEMIDJI—A son's project to remaster and release material from his father's long-ago band took longer than he expected. In fact, it became...
May 11, 2015 - 6:01pm
Little Big Town announces Bemidji show
BEMIDJI -- The Grammy-award winning country band Little Big Town will perform at Bemidji’s Sanford Center in October. The band is adding...
May 11, 2015 - 3:06pm
May 4, 2015
Michael W. Smith tour comes to Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Michael W. Smith will be performing his new tour “A Celebration of Songs & Hymns” with Phillips, Craig & Dean and Mark...
May 4, 2015 - 4:39pm
May 3, 2015
The Table Tour: Steven Curtis Chapman brings Christian music acts to perform in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Steven Curtis Chapman will offer local concert-goers a rare gift next week. “I have a song that I wrote for my wife ... and...
May 3, 2015 - 12:14am
April 24, 2015
Bluegrass Community Concert Series returns
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Bluegrass Community Concert Series is returning to Bemidji with a double bill show at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Historic Chief Theater, 314 Beltrami Ave. NW. King Wilkie’s Dream and The Froemming Family will share the stage. Tickets are $12 in...
April 24, 2015 - 9:35am
April 21, 2015
BSU senior plans album release party
BEMIDJI -- Aaron Clafton, a senior at BSU, is releasing his first album, “Running Wild,” on Friday. A release party is set for 7 p.m....
April 21, 2015 - 5:27pm
April 19, 2015
‘Bigger and better’: Newsboys to perform at the Sanford Center
Let love explode and bring the dead to life A love so bold to see a revolution somehow Those lyrics launched a movie that launched a new generation...
April 19, 2015 - 12:07am
April 6, 2015
Paul Nye concert in Walker
WALKER -- Area musician Paul Nye has released a CD of children's music and will be performing a concert at 6:30 p.m. April 16 at Walker-Hackensack-Akeley...
April 6, 2015 - 4:51pm
April 4, 2015
‘Runaway Train’ to Bemidji: Iconic Twin Cities band Soul Asylum to play the Sanford Center April 8
BEMIDJI -- Who knows what would have happened if Soul Asylum’s Dave Pirner had followed his sister’s Bemidji band camp footsteps? “When...
April 4, 2015 - 5:16pm
March 15, 2015
An extravaganza of guests: BSU, Headwaters to host variety of musicians this week
BEMIDJI -- Extravaganza is the word this week swirling around the Department of Music at BSU as it brings three different performance groups...
March 15, 2015 - 12:15am
March 13, 2015
The Eagles to play Grand Forks, Sioux Falls this summer
GRAND FORKS -- The Eagles will bring their "History of the Eagles" tour to the Dakotas this summer. The longtime popular rock band will perform at the new Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls on Thursday, June 5, and on the Alerus Center stage on Friday, June 5. Tickets...
March 13, 2015 - 9:10am
February 12, 2015
Def Leppard adds Minnesota, Dakotas to North American tour
ST. PAUL — Rock legends Def Leppard will take the stage at the Great Minnesota Get-Together this summer. The group’s North American tour will hit the grandstand at the Minnesota State Fair on Aug. 27. Other stops in the Upper Midwest include Sioux Falls, S.D., on Aug. 8, Grand...
February 12, 2015 - 9:00pm