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ENERGY: Meeting brings out those in favor, those opposed to pipelines
N.D. woman named Miss Indian World
UPDATED: Minnesota Senate bonding wish list: $1.5 billion; Bemidji-area projects included in funding
Panorama of history: From Hurricane Katrina to Paisley Park, Shoreview photographer Edward Fink recorded it with 360 imagery
Senators back 'granny pods' for sick family
Williams, Appleton are Bemidji High School Athletes of the Year
GOLF: Bemidji girls second at Park Rapids
AUSTIN MONTEITH COLUMN: Leicester City’s story is every sports fan’s dream
BASEBALL: BSU splits with U-Mary
TRACK AND FIELD: Sevila, Benson just out of the top 8 at NSIC Multi
Earl O. Dahl
L. Eugene Bradfield
Helen G. Page
Blane Klemek: Wild turkeys exist nearly everywhere in Minnesota
Cyndi Fenske: Amazing May ahead at the public library
John Eggers: Remember your graduation?
Kelsi Turner: Weather or not. . .
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Minnesota Walleye Opener set for May 14
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Harry And The Hendersons’
Summer at the cinema: Your guide to the blockbusters and everything inbetween
Patt Rall: A variety of opportunities for every age
Arts Briefs: Deb McGregor CD release concert, Brooke String Quartet free concert, Fifth Grade Invitational at Watermark and more
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Purple Rain’
Blane Klemek: The great blue heron is the largest heron in North America
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Walleye season opens May 14
Youth firearm safety range day is May 9
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Anglers can make test run for walleye
Blane Klemek: Thoughts on woodland thrushes and the charming ovenbird
Kay Novodvorsky birthday
Marcy Melberg birthday
Martha Ferden birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Community Theater’s wholesomeness can’t be overstated
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Coming together, moving ahead
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Clark's letter touched people deeply
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: EMS 'family' touched by Clark's letter
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The cost of eradicating poverty is low
June 17, 2015
Northwoods Writers Conference returns to BSU
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference is back at BSU starting this Saturday. The evening reading series featuring award-winning writers will start with poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the American Indian Resource Center on the BSU campus, 1500...
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June 17, 2015 - 6:49pm
June 11, 2015
Arts All Around program
BEMIDJI -- An Arts All Around program though Bemidji Early Childhood Family Education will take place from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. July 22 at Community Services Center, 616 America Avenue, Suite 110. Participants will experience a variety of art forms and should dress to be messy. Children...
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June 11, 2015 - 7:50pm
June 7, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Matinees, Scandinavians and slams on tap
There is a 3 p.m. matinee today of "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change," the musical that is a comedic romp, where four actors play 40 roles...
June 7, 2015 - 12:48am
May 24, 2015
Pioneer Previews: A gala of support for BSU
The annual Opera Night Gala, produced and directed by Fulton Gallagher, will support upcoming student performers and will feature outstanding voice faculty BSU's Department of Music will be held Friday and Saturday. The Gala will begin with a 5:30 p.m. cash bar on the Lakeside...
May 24, 2015 - 12:16am
May 17, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Music and 'Murder on the Nile' fill up the week
A busy day for theater and music today as there is a 2 p.m. matinee of the mystery play "Murder on the Nile" on the main stage of Bangsberg Fine...
May 17, 2015 - 12:39am
June 10, 2015
Watercolor painting class scheduled
BEMIDJI -- A watercolor painting class will take place from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. June 25 at the Public Works Facility, 1351 Fifth St. NW. Cost is $5. Participants will have the opportunity to have their completed artwork in an art show at the end of the year. The program is a collaboration...
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June 10, 2015 - 7:52pm
Pioneer Previews: Spring is in the air for the arts
Happy Mother's Day to all mothers in all and any combination! On this happy occasion, there will be stories, songs and music with Stina Fagertun,...
May 10, 2015 - 12:39am
May 3, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: BSO concludes 76th season with some Mozart
The Bemidji Symphony Orchestra concludes its 76th Season with "Mozart, Magic and Mystery" at 3 p.m. today at the Bemidji High School Performing Arts Center under the baton of Artistic Director Beverly Everett. Mozart's Requiem in D Minor will be the featured work on the program....
May 3, 2015 - 12:47am
April 26, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Brass on tap Monday at Bangsberg
Once again, Del Lyren, professor of music at BSU, has snagged a professional touring brass ensemble to play for Bemidji based on personal friendships. Alliance...
April 26, 2015 - 12:35am
April 19, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Curtain call for opera on the big screen
Today are the final performances of "Honk," a family friendly musical based on "The Ugly Duckling by Hans Christianson, at 2 p.m. at the Paul...
April 19, 2015 - 12:29am
April 12, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Studio Cruise seeking artists
The First City of the Arts Studio Cruise is seeking artists interested in participating in the 8th Annual Studio Cruise scheduled for Oct. 16-18. The deadline for all applications is Wednesday and artist applications and information can be found at watermarkartcenter.org/our prog...
April 12, 2015 - 12:52am
April 5, 2015
Pioneer Previews: 'Honk' if you like this musical
There is something to be said about unconditional love especially at this time of the year when we think about how love of family, neighbor and values come to the front of our consciousness so clearly. Even with parents like the strutting Drake and mother Ida Duck (Paul Conklin...
April 5, 2015 - 12:17am
March 29, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Triple play for 'Presidents, Portraits and Paradigms' with BSO today
THe Bemidji Symphony Orchestra will present "Presidents, Portraits and Paradigms" with humanities scholar Clay Jenkinson at 3 p.m. today at Bemidji High School Performing Arts Center. Jenkinson, in character as Thomas Jefferson, will take the audience on a trip to Mount Rushmore...
March 29, 2015 - 12:57am
March 24, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Oxcars on tap today
There are three events today with crossover times, so be careful when choosing. The Oxcars Celebration, an awards ceremony honoring thespians who were chosen to be recipients of an Oxcars award, a blue Babe statuette. The event will begin with a social hour from 2 to 3 p.m. with award...
March 24, 2015 - 11:39am
March 15, 2015
Pioneer Previews: BSU showcases music this week
Along with all the workshops being offered to the music students open to the public this week by visiting musicians Ana Maria Otamendi and Elena Lacheva from the University of Houston, BSU's own Eric and Jennifer Olson will visit Bemidji area school music classes. The coming week...
March 15, 2015 - 12:11am