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Approaching the goal: The $4.3 million dorm at Oak Hills Christian College is set to open June 2017
Crime report for Feb. 8, 2016
Work continuing on Bemidji Regional Airport 20-year plan development
Lawmakers send request for federal money to fix conditions at the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school
Dayton proposed 6 weeks state worker parental leave
MEN'S HOCKEY: First-period PK key in BSU’s 2-1 win over UMD
CURLING: Fenson rink victorious, Dropkin drops match at national championships
Newton talks about being a 'sore loser'
VIDEO: Scanlan discusses home ice and the Ohio State series
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU heads to Duluth to make up power-outage postponed opener
Charles Johnson, Jr.
Agnes Lois White
Dale Gordon Sayers
Roberta Jane Holstein-Wind
Jane Furuseth: RSVP welcomes new director
Sue Bruns: Poor February – short-changed, even in a leap year
Evan Hazard: My day: North Dakota landforms and an old friend
Doug Lewandowski: Threads in community
Pat Kroeplin and Ann Daley: February goings on at the Bemijdi Senior Center
Off The Record Blog: The JOE-DOWN Reviews 'Urban Cowboy'
Country singer Cole Swindell to perform at Sanford Center
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY FEB. 7 2016
"Leading Ladies" opens Friday
Off The Record Blog: THE JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Manhunter’
Blane Klemek: Musings on those moose
Where it all stars: Itasca State Park guests visit Mississippi River headwaters
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Lake of the Woods producing good walleye bite
Blane Klemek: Observing and learning
Free fly-tying class set for Thursday
Pioneer Editorial: Showing off all Bemidji has to offer
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Knitting group spreads warmth in area
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Help available for child burn victims
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Support shows like Wynonna at Sanford Center
Joseph Cotto: We could use Ed Koch now
May 22, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday March 24
Gallery North First Friday open house BEMIDJI—Gallery North will host the June First Friday open house for showcase artist Eileen Spilman from 2 to 5 p.m. June 5 at Gallery North, 502 Third St. NW. Spilman is a local artist who will feature an eclectic selection of her...
May 22, 2015 - 5:03pm
May 12, 2015
The ‘Least’ with the Most: New ‘social change boutique’ is a business and art studio
BEMIDJI -- A new shop in downtown Bemidji has a mission to do more than just sell. The Least of These is referred to by owners Jenn Anderson...
News / business
May 12, 2015 - 5:12pm
Picasso painting sells for $179 million, smashing art auction record
NEW YORK -- A Picasso oil painting from 1955 smashed the record for the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction when it soared to $179.4 million at Christie's on Monday. The auction house had estimated "Les femmes d'Alger (Version 'O')" would sell for about $140 million, but...
News / region
May 12, 2015 - 11:18am
April 25, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday April 26
Theater Day Camp set BEMIDJI—The city of Bemidji and Bemidji Community Theater has collaborated to offer several summer options of Theater Day Camps. This year, participants will have the option of joining a beginner theater camp, performance camp or theater tech camp....
April 25, 2015 - 2:32pm
April 20, 2015
OUT AND ABOUT: An Anderson original: Blackduck man is known for his braided rugs (VIDEO)
BLACKDUCK -- When Leonard Anderson retired in 1987, he was looking for something to keep him busy. The former longtime auto mechanic especially...
News / local
April 20, 2015 - 7:32pm
April 17, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday April 19
Gallery North First Friday open house BEMIDJI—Gallery North will host two showcase artists for the First Friday open house from 2 to 5 p.m. May 1 at Gallery North, 502 Third St. NW. Connie Nelson from Clearbrook is a rosemaler and will feature her rosemaled products.
April 17, 2015 - 8:28pm
April 10, 2015
A new avenue: BSU collections will move to Watermark
BEMIDJI—In a thoughtful move, Bemidji State University has signed a five-year lease with the Watermark Art Center to house permanent collections...
April 10, 2015 - 4:55pm
April 3, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday April 5
Help fund music video for Saphire Brown BEMIDJI—Harlan Hegna, a 2003 Bemidji High School graduate, is working to direct a music video with country artist Saphire Brown in Thief River Falls. Brown wrote the song "Fearless" about her friend Gracie Woods, a 16-year-old who...
April 3, 2015 - 3:16pm
March 27, 2015
Mural adds some spice to Food Shelf: Community members pitch in for art project at local food bank
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Community Food Shelf has had a little more color lately. Mary Therese, with help from Food Shelf clients and volunteers,...
News / local
March 27, 2015 - 5:23pm
Art briefs - Sunday March 29
Choir and Chamber singers end tour at home BEMIDJI -- BSU's Bemidji Choir and Chamber Singers finish their tour with a home concert tonight in Bemidji. The concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall of Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex in Bemidji.
March 27, 2015 - 4:54pm
March 20, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday March 22
Gallery North First Friday Open House BEMIDJI -- The Showcase Artist Open House for Gallery North First Friday will take place from 2 to 5 p.m. April 3 at Gallery North, 502 Third St. NW. Gallery North will host the Artists of Minnesota Traveling Mini Show and invite the community...
March 20, 2015 - 5:01pm
March 13, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday March 15
Northern Artist Association meeting BEMIDJI -- The Northern Artist Association meeting will begin at 12:30 p.m. Monday at the Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave SE. Cathy Marchand and Kay Murphy will be there representing the "Friends of the Carnegie." Their presentation will be on...
March 13, 2015 - 7:25pm
March 6, 2015
Art briefs - Sunday March 8
Financial management workshop Tuesday BEMIDJI -- Region 2 Arts Council will sponsor a workshop for record keeping and financial management for artists from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad Street SW. If working with numbers drives you crazy, we...
March 6, 2015 - 4:34pm