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The need for Narcan: As opioid overdoses increase, local law enforcement now also carry anti-heroin drug
Two killed in crash near Thief River Falls
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Proactivity and self on the road to truth and reconciliation
LEECH LAKE: Vizenor finishes first week as Leech Lake College President
City Council to discuss Sanford Center legal issues
At home in Bemidji: Longtime NHL scout, executive Marshall Johnston retires; has called Bemidji home for 40 years
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji keeps rolling, tops Alexandria in sub-state playoffs
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji splits doubleheader with Alexandria
Bemidji Extreme U12 soccer takes second at Bemidji Blowout
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Leonard "Larry" Mitberg
Gary Robert Vanasse
Robert (Bob) J Voigt
Ken R. Trisco
John Eggers: Solve this quotable quote puzzle
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
Scotty Allison: A VA Pension program review
John Eggers: Who wants to be a cop?
Art briefs: Farm by the Lake Sunday concert series continues, 'Annie Get Your Gun' at Northern Light Opera Company and more
If the shoe fits — paint it: Sisters create custom shoe company in Bemidji
Patt Rall: Summer events continue in Bemidji
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Big Trouble In Little China’
Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Elk expansion in Northwestern Minnesota on hold
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: This November, I’m voting for NOTA (none of the above)
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Lueth, Larson thanked for service
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Making music on the Mississippi
January 17, 2016
Writing 'Relentless': Bemidji man, former police officer and expert on domestic violence, pens mystery novel
BEMIDJI—Marcus Bruning had just retired from the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office in Duluth after 28 years in law enforcement. He was...
January 17, 2016 - 4:56pm
June 23, 2015
Book release party for ‘Within These Woods’
BEMIDJI -- A book release party for “Within These Woods,” by Timothy Goodwin has been scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday at Book World, 316 Beltrami Ave. NW. The event will be followed by a party at 4 p.m. at Brigid’s Pub, 317 Beltrami Ave. NW. “Within These Woods,” is a...
June 23, 2015 - 7:48pm
November 16, 2014
‘Custer’s Gold’ book takes place in Minnesota
BEMIDJI — M. John Lubetkin’s new book, “Custer’s Gold,” a tale for historical fiction lovers, features many locations in Minnesota, including Bemidji. For more than a 150 years, the often-romanticized, pop version of the settling of America’s West has included gunslingers...
November 16, 2014 - 12:25am
October 6, 2014
AUTHORS: Sarah Vaughn, an Aspie poet, asks 'Where is Reality?'
BEMIDJI -- Paulette Vaughn was told by doctors her yet-to-be born daughter was going to possibly only live for six months; another said her daughter...
October 6, 2014 - 11:13am
September 27, 2014
Bjerk recites poem at poetry slam
Mike Bjerk reads his poem Friday evening during the Super Poetry Slam at the American Legion. This was part of this weekend’s Mississippi Headwaters...
September 27, 2014 - 12:38am
September 25, 2014
Hirshfield to highlight spoken word festival
BEMIDJI -- An internationally known poet's visit to Bemidji highlights this weekend's Mississippi Headwaters Festival of Poetry and Haiku. Jane...
September 25, 2014 - 11:55pm
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...
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...
June 21, 2014 - 12:41am
May 20, 2014
EXPRESSIONS: Local author Holley at home with horror
BEMIDJI -- Justin Holley considers himself lucky. Many of the Bemidji author's recent short fiction stories have been picked up by regional...
May 20, 2014 - 7:40pm
May 11, 2014
Writers conference returns to BSU
BEMIDJI — The deadline to register for the Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference at BSU is Monday. The conference is once again bringing...
May 11, 2014 - 12:48am
March 23, 2014
A 'Boulevard' of writing dreams
BEMIDJI -- Lauren Cobb has broken through the veil imposed on short story fiction by recently winning the G. S. Sharat Chandra Prize for short...
March 23, 2014 - 6:00am
February 9, 2014
Telling the tales: Longtime former Bemidji resident Kent Nerburn again up for Minnesota Book Award
BEMIDJI — Kent Nerburn is again in the running for a Minnesota Book Award, and if history prevails, he’ll win once more. History and the...
February 9, 2014 - 12:25am
January 3, 2014
On a trip of discovery: Steve Saari ventures into a new genre — poetry
BEMIDJI — Although Steve Saari has been writing scripts and composing music for years, he might just have conquered another mountain — poetry. The...
January 3, 2014 - 7:16pm
December 18, 2013
‘Vent’ allows for voices: BHS teacher pens book about teenage angst
BEMIDJI — The picture on the front of Gina Marie Bernard’s new book tells the whole story; those young adult years when there seemed to be...
December 18, 2013 - 9:26pm
December 7, 2013
Local authors to sign books
Five members of the First City Writers Bloc will host a book signing today from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Book World. Shown from left are local authors...
December 7, 2013 - 12:17am