Skip to main content
In water or on walls, these handmade paddles are functional art
Learning from the pros: Hennepin Theatre Trust holds workshops at BHS
Lions Club sets goal to help Bemidji youth graduate
Citizen Patrol donates to Great River Rescue
Suicides make up bulk of gun deaths in ND, MN
Change in portable deer stand law set for WMAs in northwest Minnesota
BRAD DOKKEN: Biologist can't explain poor grouse hunting in Minnesota
Pheasant opener proved predictably tough
Duluth bowhunter takes 260-pound buck in city hunt
COLLEGE HOCKEY: UND strikes back to blank Gophers 4-0
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Edward M. Schmuch
Eugene "Gene" Frey
Rosella M. Mackey
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Environmental and ecological balance: Where is the justice?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Have you ever tried a staycation?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
Around the Arts, Oct. 22
PATT RALL COLUMN: Beautiful days still abound in the Bemidji area
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
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
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji students did something really cool
June 25, 2017
Digging in to stand out
TWO HARBORS, Minn. — Somewhere in the Sax Zim Bog between Duluth and Hibbing, a man parks his pickup, grabs a fishing pole, a bucket and...
June 25, 2017 - 8:49am
June 20, 2017
'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery' opens Wednesday
IF YOU GO What: "Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery" production by Paul Bunyan Playhouse When: Today through Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday,...
June 20, 2017 - 8:20pm
June 8, 2017
Minnesota State Fair art unveiled
ST. PAUL—St. Paul artist Ta-coumba Aiken's commemorative art for the 2017 Minnesota State Fair was unveiled Thursday afternoon at the Fairgrounds....
June 8, 2017 - 9:15pm
June 4, 2017
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Your guide to the movies--June edition
To give you a full scope on what to expect when you head to the box office this summer season, the Pioneer will publish guides detailing what...
June 4, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 28, 2017
Inside and out: Sculpture Walk returns to Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Sculpture Walk is going somewhere new this year—indoors. The 2017 Walk will feature one sculpture located inside...
May 28, 2017 - 7:00am
May 12, 2017
Pequot Lakes student accepted to elite summer art program in Brooklyn
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. — Pequot Lakes High School junior Sydney Ellison's passion for photography recently paid dividends, as she has been...
May 12, 2017 - 11:25am
April 30, 2017
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Full guide to summer at the cinema
Hopefully, the temperatures will continue to warm up, which means blockbuster season is right around the corner in the theater. While action...
April 30, 2017 - 6:20am
April 23, 2017
All about the details: Awards mount for Minnesota taxidermist
CROOKSTON, Minn.—Nick Genereux's taxidermy studio is filled with head and full body mounts of all sizes and varieties. It's also filling...
April 23, 2017 - 12:41pm
April 16, 2017
A feel for the fiber arts: Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Weekend starts Friday
BEMIDJI—From basket weaving to quill work, the second annual Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail weekend will have it all. "It's all about...
April 16, 2017 - 9:02am
Art briefs - Sunday, April 16
Headwaters plans music enrichment class BEMIDJI—Headwaters Music and Arts will hold a music enrichment program from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at the school, 519 Minnesota Ave. NW. The program is intended for children ages 6 to 14. Activities will include one-on-one and...
April 16, 2017 - 5:30am
April 9, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Busy bees harkens the end of the semester
The first sign of spring on Facebook: Local artist Marlon Davidson shared a photo of two lovely lavender crocus blossoms. To start the week,...
April 9, 2017 - 10:10am
Art briefs - Sunday, April 9
BSU Department of Music updates schedule BEMIDJI—BSU's Department of Music recently announced schedule and information changes for upcoming music performances. • Jazz Atavist will perform a concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 12, at the Bangsberg Thompson Recital Hall. The concert...
April 9, 2017 - 9:19am
March 29, 2017
'I will ... become a chicken': French artist who spent a week inside a rock is now hatching eggs
PARIS - French artist Abraham Poincheval, who famously spent two weeks inside a bear sculpture and a week inside a rock, began his latest feat...
March 29, 2017 - 2:09pm
February 27, 2017
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb. 26
Ceramic works at Talley Gallery BEMIDJI—Recent work by six artists who have won McKnight Foundation Fellowships and Residencies will be...
February 27, 2017 - 4:10pm
February 26, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Start the Spring with scents in the air
The inventive and professional professor of voice at BSU, Cory Renbarger is staging a modern comedic opera "SPEED DATING TONIGHT!" Music and words by Michael Ching based on a concept by Dean Anthony. The title gives the clue that it is a comedy about a bunch of people who come to...
February 26, 2017 - 10:15am