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Class at Seventh Day Adventist focuses on rest
Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival committee annual donations
Wynkoop honored with "Mr. Guitar" plaque
Leach Bros win annual Harvest Festival and Regional Master Chef Challenge
Lions donate to Headwaters School of Music
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers score three in the third but late rally not enough as UND wins 5-4
SOCCER: Norton and Nelson tally goals in 2-1 BSU win
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU falls to UMD in shootout
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks will face Mankato West in state quarterfinals
VOLLEYBALL: BHS goes 1-3 at Chaska Invite
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
Dennis G. "Denny" Preston
Kathleen H. Diederich
Linda Jo Nance
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
Woodpicks Bluegrass and Gospel band concert set
PATT RALL COLUMN: October brings us the Cruise and plenty to do
Studio Cruise 2016 artists
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Grand Portage, Bois Forte bands seeking to take moose this fall
MASTER GARDENERS: Gardening highs and lows in 2016
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
Letter to the editor: Clintons’ hearts are in right place
Letter to the editor: A perspective on the presidential election
Letter to the editor: All unborn lives matter
Letter to the editor: Joe Vene is a genuine leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Justices should impact your vote
Bemidji State University
July 10, 2016
PATT RALL: Bemidji sons return to the stage
Eric Haugen returns to the stage at Bangsberg Fine and Performing Arts Complex tonight at 7 for a concert, sharing the event with pianist Eric Gustafson. The duo will perform: Stravinsky's "Elegie" for solo viola; William Walton Concerto for Cello and Orchestra (adapted for piano...
July 10, 2016 - 12:08am
July 6, 2016
BSU grad appointed to top U.S. military position
WASHINGTON—A nomination to appoint Marine Lt. Gen. Thomas Waldhauser, a BSU graduate, head of the U.S. Africa Command was approved last week by the U.S. Senate. According to Stars and Stripes, Waldhauser, who serves as director of joint force development with the Joint Chiefs...
July 6, 2016 - 5:52pm
June 30, 2016
Coloring...books: Local children illustrate upcoming book series (W/ VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- Sophia Paul worked from stripe to stripe, alternating black and yellow as she colored in her drawing of a bee -- a girl bee. “I...
June 30, 2016 - 6:46pm
June 29, 2016
BSU’s English Language Center opens this fall
BEMIDJI -- BSU’s English Language Center will now be fully operated at BSU after a two-year partnership with Winona State University. The center was launched in 2014 as an extension of Winona State's center, with instruction at BSU and administrative operations divided between...
June 29, 2016 - 6:53pm
June 24, 2016
A role for the rabbit: Theater Camp held at BSU (w/video)
The Theater Day Camp was hosted by the city of Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department and the Bemidji Community Theater.
June 24, 2016 - 5:51pm
June 22, 2016
Poetry proficiency: Northwoods Writers Conference underway at BSU
BEMIDJI --They sipped coffee and took notes as the profanity rained down -- a tapestry of mother this, mother that. Creative writers from across...
June 22, 2016 - 8:05pm
June 20, 2016
Anderson appointed interim provost and vice president for academic and student affairs
BEMIDJI -- Michael Anderson has been appointed interim provost and vice president for academic and student affairs at BSU and Northwest Technical College. Anderson has been vice president for academic affairs since 2012 at Wayne State College in Nebraska. He fills in as BSU and NTC...
June 20, 2016 - 7:38pm
June 16, 2016
Patrias named executive director of BSU Alumni and Foundation
BEMIDJI—Marla Patrias has been named the executive director of the BSU Alumni and Foundation the university announced Thursday. Patias has been with BSU Alumni and Foundation for almost two decades. She started at BSU as a director of major gifts and planned giving and then...
June 16, 2016 - 5:06pm
June 13, 2016
VIDEO: Conduct of code: Girls Who Code Camp at BSU, Northwest Tech
BEMIDJI -- You could see the computer screens reflected in their glasses. About 25 girls, who will start grades 6-12 this fall, were invited...
June 13, 2016 - 7:26pm
June 12, 2016
PATT RALL COLUMN: Brava, bravo and fond farewells
Although we all are remiss in acknowledging the inevitable: life is change; we are always surprised when something comes up that changes our lives. Having being employed in theater back East, at a world class ballet company, and vocational rehabilitation among other "careers" I can...
June 12, 2016 - 11:25am
June 11, 2016
BSU's Northwoods Writers Conference begins June 20
An award-winning lineup of authors from around the nation will read from their work at evening presentations during BSU's Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference, beginning June 20. Poet Natalie Diaz opens the series, which will include poet Joy Harjo, the conference's distinguished...
June 11, 2016 - 6:11pm
June 9, 2016
LEGISLATURE: The waiting game: Saxhaug tours Hagg-Sauer at BSU with school officials hopeful for a special session to replace building (W/ VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- With a special session for the Minnesota Legislature up in the air, District 5 Sen. Tom Saxhaug visited BSU on Thursday to reiterate...
June 9, 2016 - 7:51pm
BSU Upward Bound to hold 50th anniversary Saturday
BEMIDJI—Students from the 1966 Upward Bound class will gather in Bemidji this weekend for a 50-year reunion Saturday. According to a release, 50 years ago, about 100 16-year-olds gathered as the first participants in the summer TRIO program at what was then Bemidji State College....
June 9, 2016 - 5:47pm
June 3, 2016
Girls Who Code camp to return to BSU and NTC
BEMIDJI—Girls Who Code will be hosting a two-week coding camp June 13-23 at BSU and Northwest Technical College. The camp is open to girls starting grades 6-12. Camp starts at 9 a.m. each day and finishes at 3 p.m. Campers will be instructed in multiple programing languages,...
June 3, 2016 - 5:25pm
May 31, 2016
Richard Hanson: Return to the bargaining table to protect Minnesota’s future
In July I am retiring after more than 40 years in higher education, 11 years as a president. Over the years I have had many opportunities to...
May 31, 2016 - 8:40am