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REACH group to not meet in December
$1 million in environmental grants available
UPDATED: Hunter's death near Little Falls being investigated as homicide
BSU unveils $1 million student media center (photo gallery)
Shopping spree!: Local emergency officials help children buy Christmas presents
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Dibble learning to compete for Beavers
BSU to host softball camp
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks ‘flip’ the script, beat Hibbing
AUTO RACING: Awards handed out at speedway banquet
Coleman highlights BSU track and field’s 2016-17 opener
Monica Louise Johnston
Bruce Robert Smith
Ray O. Carpenter
Bruce Robert Smith
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s restore integrity to election process
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
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...
June 11, 2015 - 7:50pm
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...
June 10, 2015 - 7:52pm
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
May 10, 2015
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
March 8, 2015
Ceramic style: Touring exhibit at BSU's Talley Gallery
BEMIDJI -- An exhibit featuring work by ceramic artists is currently on display in BSU's Talley Gallery.
March 8, 2015 - 12:39am