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City to receive $750,000 from Legislature for Paul Bunyan Park
1 child dead, 1 missing in Minn. park landslide
Daily arrests, police and fire report, May 22
Two infants among Oklahoma tornado victims; damage could top $2 billion
FBI: Florida man fatally shot in Boston bombing probe
Weather delays make for busy Wednesday of prep sports
TENNIS: Bemidji falls to Moorhead 4-3 in section opener
Bemidji Speedway season begins during Memorial Day Weekend
Bemidji area softball teams begins playoffs
Bemidji Blue Ox opens season with win over Staples
Geroge Herbert Hill, Jr.
Edith Edie Hill
Monroe's photos for Prague exhibition stolen
Hibbing kicks off annual Dylan Days this week
First Look: New Xbox elegant, but much unknown
Gilberto Santa Rosa leads 'Forever Tango' to B'way
Eminem's publisher sues Facebook over song usage
Fishing guide looks back on hosting Dayton
Blane Klemek: Orioles, too, are a sure sign of spring
Minnesota begins 2013 gypsy moth trapping program
Bemidji area lakes finally open and walleye fishing can begin
Nat Hentoff: At last, justice for locked-in juveniles?
Tina Dupuy: Complicated week for conservatives
Volunteer committee turns over last of pledges for event center
Pioneer Viewpoints: Lending a hand during difficult times
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Assaulting our core values
Wally Peck: New veggies gardeners can try
Patrick Guilfoile: Drink to their health, How fruit flies use alcohol to protect their young
Arland O. Fiske: The story of Helsinki’s ‘rock church’
John R. Eggers: Laughter makes the heart young
Master Gardener: Penstemon can offer season-long color
Dennis Rodman worms his way into North Korea
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Former NBA star Dennis Rodman brought his basketball skills and flamboyant style — neon-bleached hair, tattoos, nose studs and all — on Tuesday to the...
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 - 10:11am
Capt. Kirk's 'Vulcan' top name for new Pluto moons
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — "Star Trek" fans, rejoice. An online vote to name Pluto's two newest, itty-bitty moons is over. And the winner is Vulcan, a name suggested by...
Mon, Feb 25, 2013 - 1:37pm
Author and illustrator create Sandy Hook tribute
NEW YORK (AP) — The author of the children's classic "Sarah, Plain and Tall" is teaming up with an acclaimed illustrator for a tribute to the victims of the Sandy...
entertainment / writing
Mon, Feb 25, 2013 - 11:08am
Prince to appear on Jimmy Fallon's show Friday
NEW YORK (AP) — Prince is continuing to ramp up his public profile. This week, he'll make an appearance on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” A rep for the late-night...
entertainment / music
Mon, Feb 25, 2013 - 11:06am
Ravens' Jones joins 'Dancing With the Stars'
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Jacoby Jones is the newest contestant to join TV's "Dancing With the Stars." Jones was the first contestant announced Sunday night for the...
Mon, Feb 25, 2013 - 11:02am
'Argo' wins best picture on scattered Oscar night
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Just as Oscar host Seth MacFarlane set his sights on a variety of targets with a mixture of hits and misses, the motion picture academy spread...
Mon, Feb 25, 2013 - 9:23am
MacFarlane proves he's an Oscar guy in hosting gig
NEW YORK (AP) — He ruffled feathers. He maybe even turned some viewers off. But it's likely no one turned off Seth MacFarlane. Best-known until recently as the bad-boy creator...
Mon, Feb 25, 2013 - 9:18am
Lord of the Dance thrills Sanford Center audience
Over 1,600 people attended the Lord of the Dance at the Sanford Center Feb. 24.
Sun, Feb 24, 2013 - 4:40pm
Pioneer Previews for Feb. 24: Lord of the Dance at Sanford Center today
BEMIDJI – Lord of the Dance, an internationally recognized dance troupe made famous by Michael Flatley, will perform at 3:30 p.m. today in the main arena of the Sanford Center...
Sun, Feb 24, 2013 - 1:06am
Oscar guy MacFarlane aims to perk up stodgy awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — You think the Academy Awards are boring? Try the nominations. They only last a few minutes, but it's generally a sleepy academy suit and a sleepy...
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 - 1:52pm
Maserati driver in Vegas shooting-crash was rapper
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police on Friday searched for a Range Rover with dark tinted windows and custom rims that set off a fiery crash on the Las Vegas Strip...
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 - 1:42pm
Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z announce joint tour
NEW YORK (AP) — Put on your suit and tie: Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z are hitting the road together. The performers announced Friday that they'll embark on a 12-city stadium...
entertainment / music
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 - 1:38pm
Oscar animators ready to be taken seriously
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — In the animated feature film category at this year's Oscars, there's a film set in medieval Scotland, another that features old-school video game characters, one...
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 - 9:33am
Students replace models as Oscar trophy carriers
LOS ANGELES (AP) — You know those tall, leggy beauties that normally carry the Oscar trophies so the stars can present them? They've been replaced this year by aspiring filmmakers...
Thu, Feb 21, 2013 - 2:35pm
Slam poetry provides an outlet for creative Bemidji wordsmith
BEMIDJI – It took a Slam poet to capture the Bemidji Poetry Slam last week at the Headwaters School of Music and the Arts. Julia Oxenreider arrived in Bemidji almost...
entertainment / writing
Thu, Feb 21, 2013 - 1:32am