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Ice is inching along: A December freeze for Lake Bemidji is now the norm
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Craft and bake sale in Cass Lake
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John Eggers: You know it’s winter in Minnesota when...
Patt Rall Column: Let's all be thankful, no matter how small the blessing
Cyndi Fenske: December is a busy month at the Bemidji Public Library
Sacred substances: Food as our way to give thanks
John Eggers: ‘Over the River and Through the Woods’
OFF THE RECORD Review: ‘Fargo’ Season Two, Episode Eight: Loplop
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY NOV. 29
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Blane Klemek: Minnesota owls are hunters of the night
Bemidji second-grader lands 55-inch muskie during birthday trip
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: It's safe to go shopping, but not ice fishing
Blane Klemek: Once swarming the prairies, bison are still a sight to behold
Rare bird spotted in Minnesota, last sighting reported 21 years ago
Rich Lowry: Grateful for what they hate
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Why is Trump still winning?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Amendment purpose was to prevent national denomination
Pioneer Editorial: The lights are still on in Bemidji
Rick Jensen: Clinton, Trump and political choice
March 6, 2015
The arts equal dollars: Arts and cultural events have more than a $3 million impact in region
BEMIDJI -- Sheila Smith, executive director of Minnesota Citizens for the Arts, visited Bemidji on Thursday to deliver the news, something that those in the arts community already suspected: their creative efforts add to the economy. Smith spoke about the new survey, conducted by...
March 6, 2015 - 12:09pm
May 4, 2014
PIONEER PREVIEWS: BSO's 'Stirring' celebration is Sunday
Today's soloists for the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra concert -- Tammy Hensrud and Korliss Uecker -- have been generous with their time and talents this past week. They gave a career talk for students at the Headwaters School of Music and the Arts; a recital of operatic music accompanied...
entertainment / music
May 4, 2014 - 6:19am
March 3, 2014
PIONEER PREVIEWS: BSO looks to celebrate with the Classics
“Classical Celebrations!” by Bemidji Symphony Orchestra will begin at 3 p.m. today at Bemidji High School. Violinist Everaldo Martinez of the Bismarck-Mandan Symphony Orchestra will be the guest artist. Martinez is in demand as an orchestral and chamber music...
March 3, 2014 - 11:26am
February 28, 2014
Letter: The arts are a necessity, not a luxury
Congratulations, and thanks to the talented cast, crew and orchestra of the opera “Hansel and Gretel” presented by Dr. Cory Renbarger at Bemidji State University this past week. Bemidji has a remarkable, thriving arts community, from private teaches guiding our youngest, to school...
opinion / letters
February 28, 2014 - 11:19pm
January 21, 2014
Beltrami County approves $100,000 in grants
BEMIDJI – This is the year for visual arts. The Beltrami County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday voted to support an allotment of development funds toward the Watermark Art Center, formerly known as the Bemidji Community Art Center, as it develops plans to relocate to 505 Bemidji...
News / region
January 21, 2014 - 8:39pm
November 22, 2013
Former Rourke director calls auction 'cultural vandalism'
MOORHEAD – One of Moorhead’s oldest cultural landmarks and one of the city’s oldest houses is going on the auction block, but some supporters aren’t buying the decision to sell. The building that until recently housed the Rourke Art Gallery at 523 4th St. S. will be auctioned...
News / region
November 22, 2013 - 10:57am
October 23, 2013
Film festival this weekend in Bemidji
BEMIDJI — The first Upstream Film Festival will be held at 5:30 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday at the Historic Chief Theater, 314 Beltrami Ave. NW. The festival will feature about 20 films, both short films and feature-length entries, said Mike Bredon, executive director...
October 23, 2013 - 1:04pm
July 17, 2013
Soaring through laughs: "Boeing Boeing" opens at Paul Bunyan Playhouse
BEMIDJI — Artistic director Zach Curtis gives the audience a first-class ticket to fun in Marc Camoletti’s hilarious, classic ‘60s comedy,...
entertainment / theater
July 17, 2013 - 9:40am
June 21, 2013
Indigenous Arts Festival set
BEMIDJI — Rail River Folk School and Bemidji Area Indian Center present the Indigenous Arts Festival, a community art event June 28 and 29 at the Rail River Folk School. A live garden concert is scheduled 7 to 9:30 p.m. June 28 with Sonny Johnson and Windy Downwind and a...
News / local
June 21, 2013 - 3:41pm