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TRIAD to meet on Thursday
Annual winter bird count at LBSP
Music Jam at the Senior Center
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
FOOTBALL: Beavers' Adams an Academic All-American
FOOTBALL: BSU's Benham, Olszewski named all-region
Ray O. Carpenter
Bruce Robert Smith
Margaret Emma Treat
Emma "Margaret" Treat
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
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
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
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February 5, 2016
Winterfest continues Saturday
BEMIDJI—The Third Annual Winterfest on Lake Bemidji will be held Friday-Saturday. Back this year are events such as the Bemidji Jaycees...
February 5, 2016 - 11:08pm
January 25, 2016
Winterfest on Lake Bemidji right around the corner
BEMIDJI—An ice fishing tournament has been added to this year's lineup for the Third Annual Winterfest on Lake Bemidji. The Bemidji Area...
January 25, 2016 - 9:47pm
December 4, 2015
Hardwater Classic added to Winterfest lineup
BEMIDJI—As ice begins to spread over Lake Bemidji, organizers are continuing to assemble new attractions for the third annual Winterfest. In...
December 4, 2015 - 5:08pm
November 20, 2015
Ready to light the night: Bemidji Jaycees ready to flip the switch on Friday for Night We Light
BEMIDJI -- In less than a week, a switch will be flipped and the city of Bemidji will once again be illuminated by festive lights. For the...
November 20, 2015 - 9:37pm
September 30, 2015
On-the-job training: New Minnesota Chamber President meets Bemidji business community
BEMIDJI -- With less than a month under his belt as the new president of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, Doug Loon is making it a priority...
September 30, 2015 - 6:46pm
September 18, 2015
Welle named chamber board chair
BEMIDJI—Ryan Welle has been selected as the 108th board chair of the Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce. Welle is an investment and commercial...
September 18, 2015 - 7:29pm
August 21, 2015
Secretary of State talks business in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—When Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon began his term in January, he realized he didn't want to just stay at his desk in...
August 21, 2015 - 10:10am
July 4, 2015
Ambassadors congratulate Urbanesque on move
The Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors recently congratulated Urbanesque on its relocation to 104 Third St. NW. They specialize in...
July 4, 2015 - 2:02pm
Ambassadors visit Furry Friend's Grooming
The Bemidji Area Chamber Ambassadors recently congratulated Furry Friend's Grooming on its new business. They are certified dog groomers and...
July 4, 2015 - 2:01pm
May 28, 2015
Chamber highlights local businesses at annual gathering: Howe given Lifetime Achievement Award
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce hosted its 11th annual Awards of Excellence luncheon Thursday afternoon, honoring local businesses...
May 28, 2015 - 7:49pm
May 6, 2015
Panoramic Park: Paul Bunyan Park renovations going smoothly, officials say
BEMIDJI -- The reconstruction of Paul Bunyan Park is in full swing, with officials working hard to make the area surrounding Bemidji’s famous...
May 6, 2015 - 5:28pm
February 10, 2015
Bemidji Day at the Capitol is Wednesday
BEMIDJI -- Although the Minnesota Capitol is covered in scaffolding and ‘closed’ signs, the Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce will continue its annual Bemidji Day at the Capitol tradition Wednesday. The Chamber and other Bemidji civic leaders will drive some four hours by...
February 10, 2015 - 8:07pm
December 13, 2014
State Chamber president talks Bemidji skills gap: Shortage of trained workers statewide
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji has a skills gap, and the shortage of trained workers is driving away businesses, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce Interim President...
December 13, 2014 - 12:45am
October 27, 2014
'First City of Lights' needs more donations
BEMIDJI -- The event that brightens Bemidji's longest nights needs a little jolt. Lori Paris, Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce president, said Monday the annual "Night We Light" celebration is about $8,000 short of the money it needs to put on the full downtown display of trees...
October 27, 2014 - 9:47pm
Welcome to Bemidji: Carol Olson often the first person people talk to when visiting
BEMIDJI -- Tucked along the lakeside, next to Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox, rests the Tourist Information Center, a building where Carol...
October 27, 2014 - 9:42pm