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Crime report for Dec. 8
Just around the corner for Culver's: Owner excited to bring ‘Butterburgers’ to Bemidji
Wrapping up 18 years of holiday cheer: Christmas Forest tree farm to close after this season
Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
Blackduck boys basketball a mix of youth, experience
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU skates to 1-1 draw with LSSU, wins first-ever shootout
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks fall short to Apollo
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Northern knocks off Bemidji State
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers fall flat in 88-61 loss
BHS wrestling in action at Brainerd
Glenn Arnold Conlon
Cloyd Olaf Kilde
Bruce Robert Smith
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
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
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
December 4, 2016
Bemidji City Council to review street projects
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council will be in a position to advance the process for 2017 street projects when it meets Monday. The council will receive a staff recommendation to adopt feasibility reports for two projects coming up in the next construction season. The first is...
December 4, 2016 - 9:34am
October 31, 2016
Carnegie campaign clears major hurdle: Fundraising gets boost from grant
BEMIDJI—The third time was the charm for group working to restore the historic building, which said Monday the project has been awarded...
October 31, 2016 - 6:48pm
October 16, 2016
Carnegie Raffle results
The First City Lions Club and the Friends of the Carnegie Library recently hosted a raffle in support of the Carnegie Library restoration. The...
October 16, 2016 - 4:50am
September 18, 2016
Marketplace Foods supports Carnegie Library project
Marketplace Foods of Bemidji recently held a fund drive collecting donations from customers at the checkout for the Carnegie Library Project...
September 18, 2016 - 9:27am
June 29, 2016
Decades-old walls coming out at Carnegie: Interior work at historic building reveals original architecture
BEMIDJI -- Layers of old drywall are being peeled back and hauled out of Bemidji's Carnegie Library downtown, revealing sights not seen for more...
June 29, 2016 - 6:51pm
June 6, 2016
CITY COUNCIL: Carnegie committee fills up the calendar
BEMIDJI—A full slate of summer events and fundraising is on the calendar for the committee working to rescue the Carnegie Library building....
June 6, 2016 - 7:47pm
May 14, 2016
Carnegie Library fundraising event May 21
BEMIDJI -- A Carnegie Library fundraising event will take place at noon May 21 in Library Park. The fundraiser will feature the game molkky, described as lawn bowling. Cost is $20 per team. There will be awards, silent auction items and more.To reserve a spot or more information...
May 14, 2016 - 2:31pm
May 10, 2016
CARNEGIE LIBRARY: Another step forward for Carnegie: Committee closes one grant process, prepares for another
BEMIDJI -- The extensive effort to raise funds for restoring the Carnegie Library in Bemidji's downtown has hit another milestone. During a Tuesday...
May 10, 2016 - 5:25pm
March 24, 2016
Carnegie committee discusses options, searches for future funding: Raffles, Legislature and grants all on the table for restoration group
BEMIDJI -- As the committee tasked with restoring the Carnegie Library in Bemidji wait for bonding request results from St. Paul, its members...
March 24, 2016 - 10:01am
January 27, 2016
Carnegie committee to reapply for legacy grant after rejection earlier this month
BEMIDJI—The Save the Carnegie Steering Committee met for its monthly meeting Wednesday, a few weeks after an application for a state grant...
January 27, 2016 - 5:05pm
January 7, 2016
Despite setback, Carnegie Library organization has options for restoration
BEMIDJI -- After making multiple strides in its fundraising efforts, the group pushing for the restoration of the Carnegie Library hit a snag...
January 7, 2016 - 9:20pm
CITY GOVERNMENT: Back to the drawing board for firefighter pension increase
BEMIDJI—Multiple members of the Bemidji Fire Department, most dressed in their formal attire, attended the City Council's Monday meeting...
December 7, 2015 - 9:18pm
October 29, 2015
Carnegie group lands Minnesota Historical Society grant
BEMIDJI—The Minnesota Historical Society has awarded a $58,280 grant to a group working to restore Bemidji's historic Carnegie Library. The...
October 29, 2015 - 6:17pm
August 16, 2015
High fives for gallery 505: New art space in former Lakeside Luekens first step in move for Watermark Art Center
BEMIDJI—The Watermark Art Center has started the move across Bemidji Avenue, as it slowly prepares to leave the building it's called home...
August 16, 2015 - 12:34am
July 15, 2015
Movement for the move: Committee working to renovate, move Carnegie Library back away from street has raised nearly $780,000
BEMIDJI -- Although no physical work has yet been done to move the Carnegie Library back from Bemidji Avenue, the planning and financial aspects...
July 15, 2015 - 6:59pm