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Buena Vista gears up for open house and ski/board swap
Heitkamp gives campaign donations from Franken to ND emergency shelter
Navy says genitalia air display 'absolutely unacceptable'
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KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Together we can face any crisis
ART LEE: Yup, those little things in life sure count
DOUG LEWANDOWSKI: The far shores of life
SUE BRUNS: Fine China, from the Red Owl
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Some fun jokes for the Deer Camp
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Around the Arts, November 12
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MASTER GARDENERS: To till or not to till
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
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I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
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Tooting your own horn could help others
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Beltrami County Fair
August 20, 2017
Beltrami County Fair recognizes Good
On Aug. 10, David Good was honored at the Marilyn Shutter Country Stage at the Beltrami County Fair with a plaque recognizing him for his outstanding...
August 20, 2017 - 7:04am
Horticulture awards at The Fair
Here's a look at some of the Horticulture Awards presented at the Beltrami County Fair, which was held this past weekend in Bemidji.
August 20, 2017 - 6:20am
August 11, 2017
PHOTOS: Rodeo days and more at the County Fair
Bareback rider Tucker Depew, from Blackduck, holds tight on Friday during the Triple B Rodeo at the Beltrami County Fair. The Tripe B Rodeo will...
August 11, 2017 - 9:20pm
August 10, 2017
4-H fun at The Fair
August 10, 2017 - 7:48pm
August 8, 2017
Blue Ribbon winner at The Fair
Theresa Gustafson shows her acrylic painting “Hogwarts is Home” to Colleen Speck, 4-H Crafts and Fine Arts Judge, on Tuesday afternoon at...
August 8, 2017 - 4:50pm
August 7, 2017
Family tradition: Claypool family has been a fixture at the Beltrami County Fair
SOLWAY -- When their child wrinkled her nose at the smells at the county fair, Greg and Karen Claypool knew they’d soon be making a move. “We...
August 7, 2017 - 6:20pm
August 6, 2017
A rich tradition at ‘The Fair’: For more than 100 years, Beltrami County Fair reflects the area’s history
Editor’s note: The Beltrami County Historical Society is partnering with the Pioneer on a series of monthly articles highlighting the history...
August 6, 2017 - 7:22am
August 2, 2017
Soles for Souls campaign at Beltrami County Fair
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji First City Lions and the 4-H youth are collecting shoes and eyeglasses at this year’s Beltrami County Fair during its Soles for Souls campaign.All types and sizes of serviceable shoes are needed for disaster relief, refugee camps and other international relief...
August 2, 2017 - 9:53am
July 30, 2017
'A real neat atmosphere'
BEMIDJI—The Gold Mine Ranch/Triple B Rodeo will return to the Beltrami County Fair for its 18th year next month. The fair will be held...
July 30, 2017 - 6:55am
July 23, 2017
Virtual reality gaming to be offered at Fair
BEMIDJI—In addition to the games available at its Midway, the Beltrami County Fair this summer will offer high-tech gaming opportunities as well. FroydTech, which operates a virtual reality arcade in downtown Bemidji, is expanding to the Beltrami County Fair, to be held Aug....
July 23, 2017 - 7:57am
July 15, 2017
Doud Cabin to showcase new displays at fair
BEMIDJI – The Doud Cabin this summer will have its own story to tell at the Beltrami County Fair. The Beltrami County Historical Society has...
July 15, 2017 - 8:00pm
Hammer time! BHS grad looks forward to demonstrating blacksmithing skills at Beltrami County Fair
BEMIDJI -- As soon as you hear Joe Skjaret at work you take notice, and as a blacksmith who enjoys demonstrating for the public, he counts on...
July 15, 2017 - 8:00pm
July 2, 2017
Quilt on a Stick popularity leads to new award at fair
BEMIDJI — The introduction of a new quilting category at the Beltrami County Fair in 2016 proved so popular that, this summer, fair-goers will have a chance to vote for their favorite creation. Quilt on a Stick is a category that invites area residents to create miniature quilts,...
July 2, 2017 - 12:30pm
June 18, 2017
Fair Guide published in Pioneer on June 17
BEMIDJI — While the annual Beltrami County Fair will be held from Aug. 9-13 at the Beltrami County Fairgrounds, area residents are encouraged...
June 18, 2017 - 6:00am
May 21, 2017
A little work, a lot of play: Entertainment Committee begins prepping for musical entertainment at County Fair
BEMIDJI—Come for the planning, stay for the jamming. That may be the best way to sum up the Beltrami County Fair Entertainment Committee,...
May 21, 2017 - 8:00am