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February 26, 2018
Whitney Olson of Forada, holding the halter of her heifer, Demi, won the National Western Stock Show Supreme Champion Percentage Simmental in both the Junior Show and the Open Show. She is pictured with (left to right) Nick Olson, Lucas Anderson, Judges Lindsey and John Grimes, Randy Anderson, Michaela Olson, Paisley and Michaela Olson and Jason Anderson. (Contributed photo)
Whitney Olson wins two national livestock championships without living on a farm
February 26, 2018 - 5:11pm
October 22, 2017
Kate Parthun and her dog “Gracie” are the 2017 Minnesota State 4-H Dog Show Champions. Submitted photo.
Beltrami youth participate in state dog show
October 22, 2017 - 6:22am
August 8, 2017
Theresa Gustafson shows her acrylic painting “Hogwarts is Home” to Colleen Speck, 4-H Crafts and Fine Arts Judge, on Tuesday afternoon at the Beltrami County Fair. Gustafson, a Harry Potter fan, won a blue ribbon for her painting in the Crafts and Fine Arts category. Demonstrations, a pet show and dog showmanship judging will all be held Wednesday for 4-H events at the fair. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Blue Ribbon winner at The Fair
August 8, 2017 - 4:50pm
August 7, 2017
Kelsey Olsen picks up a pig in the pen at the Claypool farm in late July. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Family tradition: Claypool family has been a fixture at the Beltrami County Fair
August 7, 2017 - 6:20pm
July 9, 2017
Tammy Swift, columnist
4-H: The H's stand for helping hands and harming horrible little sisters
July 9, 2017 - 8:44am
June 24, 2017
Attendees of the 4-H Extension Youth Conference were challenged to spread stories about how 4-H has positively impacted them. (Katie Pinke/Agweek)
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
June 24, 2017 - 9:39am
June 4, 2017
 Beltrami 4H members of the Buena Vista Bear Tracks Club placed flags on gravesite markers of veterans in the Evergreen Cemetery in Northern Township. Submitted photo.
4-H members placed flags at Evergreen Cemetery
June 4, 2017 - 11:20am
February 1, 2017
Taylor Kummet-Hiltz, 17, and other Minnesota 4-Hers watched President Donald Trump’s inauguration during a Citizenship Washington Focus trip, which was the first to include an inauguration. The group also visited D.C.-area monuments, museums, and attended their own inaugural ball. (Submitted photo)
Witnessing history with the 4-H club
February 1, 2017 - 5:49pm
August 7, 2016
Rocky Cook, left, riding Rambo, and Payton Neft, riding Star, ride their horses throughout the Beltrami County Fairgrounds as they practice for this year's Beltrami County Fair. Both are 9-year-olds who have been involved in the horse program through 4-H.  (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
4-H going strong at the fair: Interest remains high Beltrami County Fair starts this week
August 7, 2016 - 12:41pm
July 1, 2016
From left, Josh Gilbertson, Valerie Davis and Sarah Bofferding show off their presentation. (Rachel Newville | Bemidji Pioneer)
On the sugar beet beat: Local 4-H students take ag project to state science competition
July 1, 2016 - 8:30pm
April 29, 2016
Megan Winters
Beltrami Co. 4-H scholarship announced
April 29, 2016 - 12:27pm
A decoration chicken sits in front of empty cages in the poultry barn at the Beltrami County Fair. 4-H participants are providing exhibits in place of the birds, which have been banned because of the avian influenza. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Not a peep: Birds absent from county fair in effort to prevent spread of avian flu
July 29, 2015 - 5:18pm
May 15, 2015
Avian flu leads to bird ban at Minnesota fairs: Beltrami County a leader in poultry exhibitions; local officials say they will emphasis education at this year’s event
May 15, 2015 - 6:24pm
December 21, 2014
Jaycees donate to Grant Valley 4-H
December 21, 2014 - 12:26am
August 2, 2014
Gabe Anderson, 16, of the Beltrami County 4-H Robotics Club, demonstrates a sign wave generator that allows visitors to “see sound.” Molly Miron | For the Pioneer
4-H embraces technology at Robo Shack: Clubs show off innovations at fair
August 2, 2014 - 12:59am