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'We're going to stand with them': Bemidji organization, others from community work to stop DAPL
VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY: Ready for the burn
Polk County man assaults woman, holds her against her will for 11 hours, police say
Bemidji Community Food Shelf to be closed Dec. 26
Wrapping up 18 years of holiday cheer: Christmas Forest tree farm to close after this season
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers ousted late by Moorhead
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Dragons double up BSU
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers win, get five-point weekend
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji beats Apollo for first win
BHS wrestlers finish eighth at Brainerd
Eleanor Ann Breuer
Glenn Arnold Conlon
PRIME TIME: From grieving a loss to celebrating a life
PRIME TIME: A fiery idea for a motion picture
PRIME TIME: Readers Theater volunteers bring performances to elementary schools
PRIME TIME: No pain, no strain, just gain at the Activity Center
PRIME TIME: ‘LAWKI,’ or Life As We Know It
After offending American Indians, Ralphie May backs Standing Rock
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
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Winter here, ice fishing will start soon
Where to fish when the lakes freeze: Numerous destinations within a few hours’ drive
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDTIOR: Local pageant set apart from others
PRIME TIME: Traveling through the landscapes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We deserve respectable representation in government
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Country deserves better from its president
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s restore integrity to election process
bemidji community food shelf
June 8, 2016
Down on the Farm: Food shelf, Americorps to hold Community Day for Farm project
BEMIDJI -- A seed planted three years ago at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf continues to grow -- the Farm project is expanding for the third...
June 8, 2016 - 5:38pm
May 14, 2016
Community painting, planting party May 21
BEMIDJI -- A community painting and planting party has been scheduled noon to 3 p.m. May 21 at Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW in Bemidji.The event is being put on by the Bemidji Participatory Arts Collective, in collaboration with artist Mary Therese, Harmony Foods Co-op,...
May 14, 2016 - 2:29pm
May 10, 2016
Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive set for Saturday
BEMIDJI -- All community members and area businesses are invited to participate in the annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive this Saturday. The event is sponsored by local members of the National Association of Letter Carriers and the United Way of Bemidji Area benefitting the Bemidji...
May 10, 2016 - 5:12pm
December 16, 2015
Vying for pie?: Students, faculty at NTC hold food shelf donation competition (video)
BEMIDJI -- Students and faculty at Northwest Technical College in Bemidji competed to see who could collect the most canned food items for the...
December 16, 2015 - 4:14pm
December 1, 2015
Local food shelf, shelter and family program all receive grants
BEMIDJI—Local groups helping the needy are getting help of their own. The Peoples Church will use $4,200 to replace the building's main sewer line on America Avenue. The Bemidji Community Food Shelf will use $10,000 to buy a walk-in cooler for produce. Evergreen Youth...
December 1, 2015 - 5:54pm
November 18, 2015
Time to get stuffed: Stuff A Truck campaign looks for 25,000 pounds of food
BEMIDJI -- The goal is 25,000 for year No. 24. The 24th annual Stuff A Truck campaign started Nov. 2 as area students started stocking classrooms...
November 18, 2015 - 7:49pm
October 6, 2015
Food shelf hosts fall cleanup
Shianne Auginash, a volunteer at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf, helps reel in the drip tape that waters the community garden on Tuesday. The...
October 6, 2015 - 4:50pm
September 24, 2015
Bemidji Food shelf to host clean-up day Oct. 6
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Community Food Shelf will host its second annual Fall Clean-Up Day, 3 to 6 p.m. Oct. 6 at the food shelf at 1260 Industrial Park Drive SE in Bemidji. The community event will feature neighbors working side-by-side to help clean up the food shelf facility...
September 24, 2015 - 9:53am
August 30, 2015
New program sprouts up: Bemidji Community Food Shelf project takes the garden to the customers
BEMIDJI—Every week this summer, Brenda Hertel has gone to the garden behind her home to pick fresh vegetables for her family to enjoy. While...
August 30, 2015 - 12:53am
July 24, 2015
Growing into the job: New Bemidji Community Food Shelf farm manager Tower loves his work
BEMIDJI -- Starting on July 1, Chris Tower started his job as farm manager at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf, thanks to a grant from the Northwest...
July 24, 2015 - 7:12pm
July 22, 2015
Sustainable Places Tour returns on Saturday
BEMIDJI—The fourth annual Bemidji Sustainable Places Tour is scheduled 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at several locations in and around the community. The tour will start at 9 a.m. at the Laurel House at 1500 Birchmont Ave. NE, on the BSU campus, which features construction that...
July 22, 2015 - 6:54pm
July 7, 2015
Food for thought: Mural painted by local artist, families installed at Bemidji food shelf
BEMIDJI—A mural that was painted in March at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf was placed outside at the entrance of the food shelf farm...
July 7, 2015 - 6:20pm
June 25, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: July Challenge aims to help local food shelf
Up here in the North Country we all look forward to our beautiful summer with its mild temperatures and sunny days. But summer also brings a new reality to many area families: a shortage of food. With children home from school, many find that they are unable to get enough food for...
June 25, 2015 - 11:53pm
Food shelf accepting garden produce
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Community Food Shelf is again accepting surplus garden produce. If you have produce to donate, drop it off between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday or Friday at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf, 1260 Industrial Park Drive SE. Those donating are asked...
June 25, 2015 - 8:49pm
June 11, 2015
VIDEO: Not cheaper by the dozen: Bird flu outbreak causes rise in egg prices; food shelf forced to limit number of eggs given out
BEMIDJI -- As egg prices nationwide are increasing because of bird flu, the impact is being felt in the Bemidji community. According to figures...
June 11, 2015 - 7:39pm