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Daily arrests for May 5-6
Crime report for May 5
Poppy Days are May 22-24
Panoramic Park: Paul Bunyan Park renovations going smoothly, officials say
Three juveniles identified in Blackduck trestle bridge burning
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Balentine back at quarterback
TENNIS: Bemidji a perfect 12-0 in duals with triangular win
VOLLEYBALL: BSU released 2015 schedule
TRACK: Horob second in pole vault at Ron Masanz Invitational
SOFTBALL: Bemidji blanked by Brainerd 11-0
Jasper W. Souder
Judith (Greenleaf) Amberson
Louie M. Hendrickson
Cleo J. Souder Cottage
Patrick Guilfoile: Measles — more deadly than Ebola
MASTER GARDENERS: Growing vegetables in the flower garden
John Eggers column: Make your fishing opener memorable
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Flowers and herbs benefit the vegetable garden
John Eggers: What is right with the world?
Michael W. Smith tour comes to Sanford Center
PIONEER PREVIEWS: BSO concludes 76th season with some Mozart
The Table Tour: Steven Curtis Chapman brings Christian music acts to perform in Bemidji
Pioneer Previews: Brass on tap Monday at Bangsberg
Art briefs - Sunday April 26
Gone Fishin': Duane, John Peterson and their business are Hall of Fame worthy
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Although rare, observing black bears a fascinating sight
Photo of the Day: Immature eagle
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Water levels remain a concern as opener nears
Blane Klemek: The bluebird, few have received as much attention as they
Stratton birthday celebration
Ferden birthday celebration
Henry-Van Sickle engagement
Joseph Cotto: Tough times for Christian conservatives
Edie Ramstad: Investment in broadband will keep businesses in Minnesota
Georgie Anne Geyer: Both sides must work to end our season of killing
Rich Lowry: A Great Society failure
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Smart, not soft, on crime
May 3, 2015
Armstrong holds book release party
Joni Armstrong recently held a book release party for her second children's book "Duck Therapy" at Sanford Bemidji Children's Therapy. All of the children whose illustrations are captured in the book attended the event, along with their families. The book tells the story of a real-life...
May 3, 2015 - 12:50am
Fundraiser dinner held for Isaac Londo family
The Bemidji High School National Honor Society fundraiser dinner raised $1,977.48 for the Isaac Londo family. The event was organized by Kaitlyn...
May 3, 2015 - 12:49am
Bemidji High School's JROTC receives donation
Bemidji High School's JROTC recently assisted with the Taste of Home, hosted by the Bemidji Pioneer and received a donation from the Pioneer,...
news / local
May 3, 2015 - 12:48am
Wilton Bridge winners 2015
Sacred Heart Church of Wilton sponsored the 43rd Annual Bridge Marathon Card Playing Season. The October to April season winners were recently announced at the annual awards night. First-place winners of the American League were Donna Baltes and Mary Chernugal, second-place winners...
May 3, 2015 - 12:10am
Faith in Action receives new office sign
Faith in Action recently received a new blue and burgundy sign to hang outside of the Faith in Action office located at 120 Whipple Ave. E in Hackensack. The sign was donated by Mineer Signs of Walker. "Since moving to our new office space in the laundromat building last fall, people...
May 3, 2015 - 12:09am
Women's fund seeks outstanding "community builders"
BEMIDJI -- The Northwest Minnesota Women's Fund is seeking nominations for its "Community Builders" awards. Since 1998, the Northwest Minnesota Women's Fund has honored 45 women who have demonstrated leadership for improving the quality of their own lives or those around them, making...
March 3, 2015 - 6:29pm
February 12, 2015
Local United Way grant applications available
BEMIDJI -- The 2015-16 United Way of Bemidji Area grant application process continues to be open through March. Guidelines and the application materials are available online at www.UnitedWayBemidji.org, or can be requested by calling executive director Tanya Hasbargen at the United...
news / local
February 12, 2015 - 9:50am
January 30, 2015
United Way fundraising campaign raises $403,000
BEMIDJI -- The United Way of the Bemidji Area's fall campaign raised a total of $403,000 dollars, officials said. Thursday night, guests gathered at the Eagles Club in Bemidji to celebrate the success of fall fundraising campaign for the community. The United Way Campaign Celebration...
January 30, 2015 - 9:00am
January 25, 2015
Lions help relieve the hunger in Bemidji
The Bemidji Lions, First City Lions, and community members held a food collection over the noon hour at the Bemidji Eagles Club on Jan. 14. A...
news / local
January 25, 2015 - 12:00am
January 21, 2015
S-T-R-E-T-C-H: Phyllis Grubbe has fun leading her Silver Stretchers (video)
BEMIDJI -- It’s no stretch as to where you can find Phyllis Grubbe on Tuesdays and Thursday mornings. For the past eight years, every...
news / local
January 21, 2015 - 5:19pm
January 1, 2015
Stanley Crouch: Look before you leap
When we look at or have pushed into our minds such an unpleasant gathering of facts, partial facts and hysterical claims, controlled repetition gives some sort of explanation as to why special effects in film tend to successfully move to the goal of attention, leaving human events,...
opinion / commentary
January 1, 2015 - 11:17pm
November 27, 2014
OUT AND ABOUT: LaDuc looks to leave lasting legacy
BEMIDJI -- The only thing Katie LaDuc plans to leave behind when she moves from Bemidji is her impact. LaDuc, 23, is working for Northwoods Habitat for Humanity through Vista, which, in turn, comes through the AmeriCorps program. Vista members commit to a year working at a specific...
November 27, 2014 - 4:10pm
August 2, 2014
A 'Night' for fun: Annual Night Out is scheduled for Tuesday
BEMIDJI -- Looking for a night out with the family? The Bemidji Boys and Girls Club has you covered. On Tuesday, the club will host the eighth annual Bemidji National Night Out celebration. The National Night Out event was first started 32 years ago by the National Association...
news / local
August 2, 2014 - 11:05pm
July 31, 2014
2014 ANNUAL REPORT: At Home in Bemidji
Check out our well-received 2014 Annual Report section, "At Home in Bemidji," where we profile new members of our community, as well as those who have returned to town after years away. Click here to see a PDF version of the section: http://sections.bemidjipioneer.com/annu...
July 31, 2014 - 1:33pm
April 5, 2014
Living on purpose: Work is a mission for suicide prevention coordinator
Brooke Wichmann For the Pioneer BEMIDJI — Stephanie Downey realized her calling early in life. “I knew I just wanted to be somewhere in...
April 5, 2014 - 2:01am