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World Wide Day of Play set
Senior Surf computer training classes
Music at Senior Activity Center
Police to host alcohol server training
Alexandria winery signs on with Wild
TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Hibbing, Perham
SWIMMING: BHS takes fifth place at Willmar in opener
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji drops season opener to Alexandria
CROSS COUNTRY: BSU picked to finish 12th in NSIC
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji tops WHA
Stephen Michael Jackelen
Ardith "Ardie" Olson Kolstad
Josephine "Jo" Christine Pula
Richard William Demers
Roseadelle F. Johnson
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
Patt Rall: Music is in the air in and around Bemidji
John Eggers: Helping Others Go For The Gold
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
Off The Record Blog: An Idiot’s Guide To Summerslam
Patt Rall: Pine Tones, Caige Jambor to perform in concerts today
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
DNR survey finds Minnesota wolf population stable
Blane Klemek: Shrikes are some of the more fascinating birds out there
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
Pioneer Editorial: Clean, drain and dispose
December 13, 2013
A 'Uniform' look for volunteers
First-time Salvation Army volunteer bell ringers, Mark Gazelka and his youngest son Caleb, 18, wore World War II-era dress uniforms Friday as...
December 13, 2013 - 11:00pm
December 10, 2013
Christmas trees available at the Boys and Girls Club of the Bemidji Area
BEMIDJI -- The Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji Area has Christmas trees for sale. All proceeds go to support the club. Trees have been donated from a local tree farmer and choices include Balsam, Norway Pine, Blue Spruce and Scotch trees. Trees are priced at $25. Youc...
December 10, 2013 - 5:02pm
January 1, 2013
Carolers from Trinity Lutheran Church in Debs sing
A group of Christmas carolers representing Trinity Lutheran Church of Debs visited six elderly residents Dec. 20 to spread holiday cheer. Shown...
January 1, 2013 - 12:44am
Red Lake Toy Drive Challenge proved successful
RED LAKE – The Red Lake Nation implemented a Toy Drive Challenge this holiday season. The Red Lake Accounting Department won the challenge...
January 1, 2013 - 12:36am
December 25, 2012
Kathryn Lopez: Christmas is a reminder and a test
“The greatest gift which America has received from the Lord is the faith which has forged its Christian identity,” Pope John Paul II wrote in a document on the Church in America in 1999. Here at the end of 2012, the words might be the rallying cry of the season — a reminder,...
December 25, 2012 - 11:07pm
December 22, 2012
‘On the mend’ – Daughter surprises father with medal ceremony
BEMIDJI – Two years ago, while vacationing at Christmas time, someone broke into Arlin Melgaard’s home. The bandit made off with nearly everything...
December 22, 2012 - 11:12pm
December 21, 2012
John Eggers: A present for Grannie -- Part 3
Grannie Alma was not doing any better in the nursing home. She always seemed so tired and didn’t smile as much as was her custom. Still, when I put my hand in hers she would place it on her face and kiss it. “So soft and warm,” she would say. “So soft and warm.” Seeing the...
December 21, 2012 - 7:04pm
"Sandy Claus" delivers toys to storm-stricken kids
NEW YORK (AP) — From his toy-cluttered Brooklyn apartment, the man in the red suit was making his list and checking it twice. But he made no...
December 21, 2012 - 9:57am
December 20, 2012
First Lutheran Church Junior Choir performs in concert
First Lutheran Church’s Junior Choir (kindergarten through fifth grade) performed the Christmas program, “The Symbols of Christmas,” on...
December 20, 2012 - 10:27pm
United Way gives Holiday Gifts for Kids
Cindy Schmidke receives help selecting the perfect gift Thursday from volunteer Sarah Haack during the annual United Way Holiday Gifts for Kids....
December 20, 2012 - 10:23pm
'Christmas in Other Countries'
Lincoln Elementary fifth-graders completed their studies of foreign countries Wednesday with a celebration of “Christmas in Other Countries”...
December 20, 2012 - 12:17am
December 19, 2012
Clauses visit Senior Center
Ralph and Joan Brose, dressed as Mr. and Mrs. Claus, paid a visit Wednesday to the Paul Bunyan Senior Activity Center at lunch time. Shown above,...
December 19, 2012 - 11:40pm
Creating gift for Dad
Nikki Gustafson customizes a Christmas present Tuesday for her dad at the Santa’s Workshop hosted by Bemidji’s Park and Recreation. Monte...
December 19, 2012 - 2:55am
December 18, 2012
Pioneer Editorial: Cheers and Jeers
It’s time for open, honest conversation There are too few adjectives to adequately describe the nation’s horror and grief following the mass school shooting in Newtown, Conn., last Friday. This and other tragedies renew long debated topics facing our country. School safety, gun...
December 18, 2012 - 2:12am
December 14, 2012
Growing trees, growing cheer
A light snow is falling on a recent Saturday, as several families walk down the rows of trees at the Christmas Forest. “We might set a record...
December 14, 2012 - 10:50pm