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COMMUNITY: Spreading the message: Support Within Reach holds annual walk to raise awareness about sexual violence
Spaghetti dinner benefit for Ervin Yoder on May 14
Beltrami Electric annual garage sale May 7
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BHS Hall of Fame set to welcome five new members
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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
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’
Art Briefs: Region 2 Arts Council open house with Sheila Smith, BSO presents ‘Of Remembrance and Romance’ and more
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: EMS 'family' touched by Clark's letter
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What about our country’s military heroes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Raising gas tax is equitable way to fund infrastructure projects
Pioneer Editorial: Grade A for education in Bemidji
Patt Rall: A variety of opportunities for every age
At last, a sunny weekend! Before getting started today, pick up your cellphone and invite your grands to the pancake breakfast at Raphael's this...
4 hours 20 min ago
April 18, 2016
Patt Rall: The newest theater company in the area
Just a few years ago, Wayne Hoff and his sister, Olivia, started a project that would bring back the glory days of the Nary School, Helga Township—when...
April 18, 2016 - 3:41pm
April 11, 2016
Patt Rall: Theater choices abound in Bemidji
There are two family friendly musicals coming up—and one play that will be "adults only please," according to the director of the Exciting...
April 11, 2016 - 9:44pm
April 6, 2016
Patt Rall Column: When opposites attract, good things can happen
It struck me that sometimes when disparate groups converge, magic happens.
April 6, 2016 - 4:44pm
April 4, 2016
Film noir at BSU: University holds annual film festival headlined by student-made movies
BEMIDJI -- The lights went down and the projector whirred to life to show local and international films for the Headwaters Film Festival at BSU...
April 4, 2016 - 9:22am
February 28, 2016
Patt Rall Column: You can't go wrong with music at BSU
If I were a parent paying tuition for a child, studying music at BSU, I could sit back confident, relaxed and appreciative of the talents expressed...
February 28, 2016 - 12:33am
A 'Mark' of beauty: Bulgarian artist Stefan Markov's work on display at BSU's Talley Gallery (w/ photo gallery)
BEMIDJI—Walking into the Talley Gallery is an escape from reality. The gallery is located off one of the main hallways in Bridgeman Hall...
February 28, 2016 - 12:27am
February 21, 2016
PATT RALL COLUMN: Moved by the music
To say that I am enthusiastic about today's faculty recital by Stephen Carlson, chair of department of music at BSU, would be a shortcoming on...
February 21, 2016 - 12:17am
February 14, 2016
Patt Rall Column: Romance on two stages today
BEMIDJI — Love will be in the air today with the latest in the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra’s “Passionate Journeys” series with its “Traveling...
February 14, 2016 - 12:09am
January 31, 2016
Patt Rall Column: Romance is in the air this month
With Valentine’s Day only two weeks away, the Bagley Area Arts Collaborative will be celebrating “A Classic Valentine’s Musical Dinner”...
January 31, 2016 - 12:25am
January 24, 2016
Patt Rall Column: A lot of musical projects coming up in the area
First, I must apologize for misdating the master class and recital with Patricia Surman, the visiting flute artist who performed yesterday in...
January 24, 2016 - 12:58am
January 17, 2016
Patt Rall Column: Violins at the ready today at Bangsberg
Two world-class string players will perform at 4 p.m. today in Thompson Recital Hall of Bangsberg Fine and Performing Arts Complex at BSU.
January 17, 2016 - 12:53am
January 10, 2016
Patt Rall Column: The calendar fills up fast for the arts
The Christmas that we celebrated was by the Julian “old calendar” so as I write today, Jan. 6 is Christmas Eve and my mind is full of happy...
January 10, 2016 - 12:46am
December 27, 2015
Patt Rall Column: ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ when you can enjoy family, the arts
Driving back and forth to North Dakota is pleasant this time of year because of all the homes decorated for Christmas. Some homes are decorated...
December 27, 2015 - 12:55am
December 13, 2015
Patt Rall Column: The sounds that bring images
From the first few notes of “Follow the Star,” the images in my mind were of a windy hill in Jordan; the trees are bent over from centuries...
December 13, 2015 - 12:07am