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Man who stole from wealthy Minnesota philanthropist sent to prison
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
Federal lawsuit hopes to change way state, county 'unfairly' take away children --especially in black families
Minnesota firefighter catches baby dropped from apartment
Central Minn. man dies after vehicle he was driving loses control, rolls
GYMNASTICS: Brown, DeWitt represent Aerials
Teeing off spring
SOFTBALL: BHS scores too little, too late, falls to Cloquet
TRACK AND FIELD: Jacks compete at Brainerd meet
BASEBALL: Jacks fall to EGF in season opener
Alfred James Benais
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you want to eat pancakes?
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
July 30, 2017
Hammer and Chisel: Local artist Duane Goodwin back to his roots after fire takes 40 years worth of supplies
BEMIDJI -- Duane Goodwin started an art career with nothing more than a chisel and a hammer. That was in 1973. Now, nearly half a century later,...
July 30, 2017 - 6:27pm
After the Movies: Films leading into fall
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...
July 30, 2017 - 8:49am
Into the woods: An Ely musician has turned ‘Root Beer Lady’ Dorothy Molter’s story into a musical
ELY, Minn. — A long-ish time ago, on an island in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, there lived a nurse who made root beer for...
July 30, 2017 - 6:00am
Patt Rall column: Theater groups near and far in high gear
Thespians take the stages in Bemidji and environs for a wide variety of offerings, from family entertainment to Ibsen.
July 30, 2017 - 5:42am
July 23, 2017
Arts briefs, Sunday, July 23
Seibel, Hoff to perform at next BACM recital BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Church Musicians Summer Recital Series will continue at noon, Wednesday, July 26, at United Methodist Church, 924 Beltrami Ave. NW.
July 23, 2017 - 9:10am
PATT RALL COLUMN: Lots of choices for arts today in the region
Step carefully today and find the right fit for your summer Sunday.
July 23, 2017 - 6:04am
July 16, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: As promised, more books to read this summer
Today reminds me of a summer day in New York—100 percent humidity and high 90s to 100 degrees—Yuk!
July 16, 2017 - 7:15am
July 11, 2017
Arts and culture boost North Dakota, Minnesota economies, studies show
MOORHEAD — The nonprofit arts and culture industry in eight northwest Minnesota counties, including Clay County, generates over $22 million...
July 11, 2017 - 9:00pm
July 9, 2017
Metal icons Slayer to play Sanford Center this week
One of the world's preeminent metal bands will thrash its way through Bemidji this week.
July 9, 2017 - 7:22am
PATT RALL COLUMN: Puttering in the garden and relaxing with books
Whatever activity you choose for summer; do it well and enjoy wonderful Bemidji. "Schoolhouse Rock Live" opened last week at the Paul Bunyan...
July 9, 2017 - 6:15am
July 2, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Beverly Everett scores a winner again
Beverly Everett fulfilled a dream of hers stated a couple of years ago (paraphrasing here)—"I would love to hear this church (St. Bart's)...
July 2, 2017 - 6:45am
June 25, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Rain or shine, the shows go on
The show must go on for "Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery" at 2 p.m. today in the historic Chief Theater, the second summer production...
June 25, 2017 - 7:30am
June 11, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
What a beautiful day it is: sun is shining and low humidity!
June 11, 2017 - 11:00am
June 4, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring has sprung!
Well, all the annuals are planted now thanks to a good friend and her good friend while I sat and "supervised" the plantings. The work is beautiful...
June 4, 2017 - 11:00am
May 29, 2017
Dylan group infuses art, music into Hibbing
HIBBING, Minn. — Partygoers in Hibbing celebrated Bob Dylan's birthday on Wednesday with a dinner buffet and live music by local group...
May 29, 2017 - 6:00am