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Dayton proposed 6 weeks state worker parental leave
Lawyer: Minnesota terror suspect to plead guilty to aiding ISIS
Distracted teen driver pleads guilty in crash that killed two
Groups sue over release of fatal police shooting video
Crime report for Feb. 5-7, 2016
Newton talks about being a 'sore loser'
VIDEO: Scanlan discusses home ice and the Ohio State series
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU heads to Duluth to make up power-outage postponed opener
WRESTLING: Bemidji earns No. 2 seed in section 8AA
SWIMMING: Lumberjacks take fourth in Hibbing Invitational
Brenda Jo Bahr
Dale Gordon Sayers
Roberta Jane Holstein-Wind
Sandra Jean Kingbird
Jane Furuseth: RSVP welcomes new director
Sue Bruns: Poor February – short-changed, even in a leap year
Evan Hazard: My day: North Dakota landforms and an old friend
Doug Lewandowski: Threads in community
Pat Kroeplin and Ann Daley: February goings on at the Bemijdi Senior Center
Off The Record Blog: The JOE-DOWN Reviews 'Urban Cowboy'
Country singer Cole Swindell to perform at Sanford Center
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY FEB. 7 2016
"Leading Ladies" opens Friday
Off The Record Blog: THE JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Manhunter’
Blane Klemek: Musings on those moose
Where it all stars: Itasca State Park guests visit Mississippi River headwaters
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Lake of the Woods producing good walleye bite
Blane Klemek: Observing and learning
Free fly-tying class set for Thursday
Pioneer Editorial: Showing off all Bemidji has to offer
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Knitting group spreads warmth in area
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Help available for child burn victims
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Support shows like Wynonna at Sanford Center
Joseph Cotto: We could use Ed Koch now
January 31, 2016
All that jazz in Bemidji: BSU’s annual JazzFest event takes place Friday and Saturday
BEMIDJI — Are you ready for some jazz? Because it is on its way to town. This week, 15 high school jazz bands will travel to Bemidji on Friday...
News / local
January 31, 2016 - 12:13am
January 19, 2016
Pioneer Editorial: Work together, dream together
Monday was Martin Luther King Jr. Day in the United States. It’s not a day simply to honor a great man, but to also recognize the longstanding civil rights struggle in America. Dr. King not only became the face of, but also the voice of the struggle. Do yourself a favor and listen...
opinion / editorial
January 19, 2016 - 12:12am
October 21, 2015
Flexibility and fun at BSU's Health Fair
BSU's Health Fair featured a flu shot clinic, demonstrations, interactive booths and more.
News / local
October 21, 2015 - 6:59pm
October 20, 2015
A mathematics competition: High-schoolers attend the 43rd annual Northern Minnesota Math Contest on Tuesday at BSU
BEMIDJI -- This hole-filled clog, one student thought, kind of resembles a flip-flop. So the student, faceless in a crowd of nearly 700 other...
News / local
October 20, 2015 - 9:05pm
October 19, 2015
EDUCATION: Native American scientist hopes to spark interest in STEM
BEMIDJI—The inter-workings of fireworks is what sparked Joshua Marceau's interest in chemistry as a young boy. Today, the 31-year-old...
October 19, 2015 - 10:39pm
October 16, 2015
First book on Red Lake history, 'Warrior Nation,' released
BEMIDJI—Since European settlers arrived on the eastern shores of what became the United States, land borders have been drawn, people moved...
October 16, 2015 - 8:12pm
August 26, 2015
Bridging the culture gap
BEMIDJI—The first thing Bill Blackwell Jr. plans to do as executive director of BSU's American Indian Resource Center is focus on student...
August 26, 2015 - 9:21pm
Renowned hoop dancer welcomes indigenous studies students at BSU
BEMIDJI—Students participating in American Indigenous Studies at BSU were welcomed to the 2015-2016 school year with two hoop of life workshops...
August 26, 2015 - 9:13pm
July 20, 2015
Groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for University Heights
BEMIDJI—A formal groundbreaking ceremony will be held July 28 for a construction project already underway along Bemidji Avenue. The...
July 20, 2015 - 4:36pm
May 8, 2015
BSU recognizes employees, retirees
Sixty-eight BSU employees with a combined total of 935 years of service were recognized for their careers at BSU during the university's annual Emeriti, Retirement and Milestone Ceremony in the Beaux Arts Ballroom. Seven employees were recognized for tenures with the university...
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May 8, 2015 - 6:37pm
April 21, 2015
BSU senior plans album release party
BEMIDJI -- Aaron Clafton, a senior at BSU, is releasing his first album, “Running Wild,” on Friday. A release party is set for 7 p.m....
entertainment / music
April 21, 2015 - 5:23pm
April 16, 2015
Franken to visit Bemidji, Bena on Saturday
BEMIDJI-- U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., will be in the Bemidji area Saturday to discuss health care in rural areas and to visit the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig...
April 16, 2015 - 6:36pm
April 14, 2015
College economics 101: Lieutenant governor hears from BSU students on college affordability
BEMIDJI -- Is college worth it? A panel of nine BSU students considered this question as they met in a roundtable discussion on Tuesday...
News / education
April 14, 2015 - 6:34pm
April 11, 2015
Farewell to fieldhouse powwows?
BEMIDJI—Uninhibited freestyle steps of toddlers commingled with the trained traditional footwork of elders at BSU's 42nd annual Spring...
April 11, 2015 - 8:18pm
Beauty in diversity
BEMIDJI—Hundreds of people explored cultures new to them Saturday at the 46th annual Festival of Nations inside the Beaux Arts Ballroom...
News / local
April 11, 2015 - 5:10pm