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Celebrating the business spirit: Annual award ceremony honors entrepreneurs and their businesses
No blaze pink, but lead ammo ban is a go
GRADUATIONS: ‘Going here was a great experience’: Jakob Laducer has his sights set on a big future
Trooper injured in chase from Minnesota to Wisconsin ended in Burnett County, Wis.
EPA tightening rules for 3M-made pollutants
BOYS GOLF: Jacks take second at Brainerd
BEAVERS ROUNDUP: BSU outfielder Nelson named All-Central Region
BASEBALL: Bemidji sweeps DL, finishes regular season at .500
TENNIS: Bemidji advances to section semifinals
SOFTBALL: Blackduck wins big, routs Red Lake in 8A playoff opener
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Michael Ray Head, Sr.
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Michael John Wilson
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Lakes, and the fishing, heating up
John Eggers: Who was Hamilton?
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: The top 10 beneficial insects for the garden
John Eggers: What if the fish don't bite?
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Outsmarting those landscape weeds
Off The Record Blog: I may not like Bob Dylan, but I respect him
Take a stroll with art: Bemidji Sculpture Walk returns for 18th summer
The JOE-DOWN reviews ‘13 Going On 30’
Off The Record Blog: Here is the new ‘Ghostbusters’ trailer
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Grease 2’
Time for a snack
Hendricks, Nelson win Gary Newell tournament
PHOTOS: Geese at Diamond Point
FISH TALES: Chad Newman on Lake Irving
Blane Klemek: Thoughts on the yellow-headed blackbird and yellow-bellied sapsucker
Poppy poster winners announced
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let's ban or tax the use of plastic bags
PIONEER EDITORIAL: A session in need of repair
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Parents, don’t ignore what your instincts are telling you
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Boat inspectors serve useful function
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Remember all who fought for freedom
September 29, 2015
Opening reception at Talley Gallery Wednesday
BEMIDJI -- Todd Hebert, an assistant professor of art and design at the University of North Dakota, will exhibit a selection of his work at BSU’s Talley Gallery in a show called “Selected Works: 1999-2014” beginning Wednesday. The gallery will host an opening reception for...
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September 29, 2015 - 5:55pm
September 27, 2015
Arts Briefs for 09/27/2015
Kairos Alive! Dance Hall event today BEMIDJI — Kairos Alive! Dance Hall, an all-ages dance party that blends artist and audience participation to create a fun-filled time, will take place from 3 to 5 p.m. today at Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW. Music will be provided...
September 27, 2015 - 12:49am
September 19, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday Sept. 20
Art Leap celebrates 10th anniversary PARK RAPIDS—Art Leap, an "open studio event" featuring artists' studios and culturally rich destinations in the Park Rapids area, will celebrate its 10th anniversary this year, a release said. The studios will be open from 11 a.m....
September 19, 2015 - 11:58pm
September 6, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday Sept. 6
OboeBass! duo concerts scheduled BEMIDJI—OboeBass!, the duo of Carrie Vecchione playing the oboe and Rolf Erdahl on the double bass, will perform upcoming concerts in Bemidji. The pair will present an open-to-the-public seminar on music entrepreneurship from 2 to 3 p.m....
September 6, 2015 - 12:23am
August 30, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday Aug. 30
'Meet the Sculptor Talks' continue BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Sculpture Walk will present a series of "Meet the Sculptor Talks" as part of the First Friday Art Walk nights in Bemidji. The third featured sculptor will be Puposky artist Al Belleveau from 6 to 7 p.m. Friday in the...
August 30, 2015 - 12:05am
August 24, 2015
“Intersections” reception set
BEMIDJI -- A reception for “Intersections,” featuring artwork by Minnesota artist Karen Gustafson, will take place from noon to 3 p.m. Thursday in the Talley Gallery, located in Bridgeman Hall, Room 140 on the BSU campus. The show will run until Sept. 24. Gustafson creates...
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August 24, 2015 - 6:43pm
August 16, 2015
Art briefs - Aug. 16
Bemidji Area Church Musicians recital series continued BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Church Musicians recital will take place at noon Wednesday at First Lutheran Church, 900 Bemidji Ave. Turtle Island Ensemble will perform. The group includes Sarah Carlson, piano, Andrew Ronnevik,...
August 16, 2015 - 12:49am
August 10, 2015
Youth music, art event in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS -- The Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council will showcase the artistic talents of area youth during Youth Music and Art Showcase VII Thursday and Friday in downtown Park Rapids. The Youth Showcase coincides with Park Rapids’ All School Reunion, which will kick...
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August 10, 2015 - 6:47pm
August 9, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday Aug. 9
Bemidji Area Church Musicians Recital Series continues BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Church Musicians Recital will take place at noon Aug. 12 at Aardahl Lutheran Church, 2920 Van Buren Ave. SE. Wayne Hoff and Carol L. Johnson will perform piano and organ duets, solo piano selections,...
August 9, 2015 - 12:09am
August 4, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Listen to music in the park today
Spend a relaxing afternoon at Bemidji State Park listening to an a capella quartet, the Pinecones, at 2 p.m. today in the amphitheater. The singers:...
August 4, 2015 - 3:27pm
August 2, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday Aug. 2
Bemidji Area Church Musicians Recital Series continues BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Church Musicians Recital Series will continue with a concert by scholarship recipients, Hannah Allen and Kayla Hewitt at noon Wednesday at Evangelical Free Church, 115 Carr Lake Road SW. The program...
August 2, 2015 - 12:59am
July 26, 2015
Pioneer Previews: The soothing sounds of music
Yes, it's that always-anticipated evening again, Bemidji Area Community Band concert tonight at 7 p.m. under the baton of Scott Guidry, assistant...
July 26, 2015 - 12:21am
Art briefs - Sunday July 26
Bemidji Area Community Band concert today BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Area Community Band will present its third summer concert at 7 tonight on the south lawn of Bangsberg Hall at BSU, 1500 Birchmont Drive NE. The concert will feature a variety of classic band music including selections...
July 26, 2015 - 12:17am
July 22, 2015
OUT AND ABOUT: The art of staying busy (video)
BEMIDJI -- DeeJay Arens is a creative man, and he has several ways to express that creativity. He has had both a book and a play published,...
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July 22, 2015 - 6:14pm
July 19, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday July 19
Moose Lake Resort hosts free concerts BLACKDUCK—Moose Lake Resort near Pennington will host two concerts by the Schola Americana, a popular choral ensemble and jazz combo from Los Angeles at 7 p.m. July 26 and July 27. The family fireside choral concert will feature American...
July 19, 2015 - 12:12am