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Sertoma supports Paul Bunyan Inclusive Playground
Nathan Hodapp, nephew of Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp, graduated from State Patrol Training Academy
Students in the News for 05/24/2015
Bemidji Food Shelf wins Holy Mackerel Award
Mental health awareness month
‘A MARATHON, NOT A SPRINT’: Hard work pays off for BHS grad, Beaver hockey recruit Eichstadt
BEMIDJI'S YOUNG GUNS: Loxtercamp, Grimm step up in Lumberjacks' young rotation
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Bucks kick off season with a win, split doubleheader
Lacrosse invite coming to Bemidji
Sanford POWER program starts June 8
Andreas Annette Cecilia
Ronald Allen Lee
Robert "Bob" Dodge
Joey Allen Gaarsland
John Eggers: What can we learn from obituaries?
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: After wet and cold week, fishing conditions should improve
John Eggers: A final exam for the graduates
Blane Klemek: The orchestra of springtime in the bird world
Scotty Allison: On Memorial Day, remember to take time to honor veterans
Playhouse powerhouse: 2015 marks final season for Paul Bunyan Playhouse artistic director Zach Curtis
Pioneer Previews: A gala of support for BSU
Art briefs - Sunday March 24
Monroe Crossing to perform in Little Falls
Pioneer Previews: Music and 'Murder on the Nile' fill up the week
Blane Klemek: Bats truly are incredible flying creatures
Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake
MASTER GARDENERS: Try an organic weed-free gardening approach
'Are you looking at me?'
Voges birthday celebration
Moen birthday celebration
Davis 80th birthday celebration
Johnson -Kelm engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jail decisions based on sound finances
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A different take on estate tax cut
Tom Purcell: Special needs students pay tribute to veterans
Phil Kerpen: EPA plan to ban coal hits major roadblock
Rich Lowry: Sid Vicious returns
May 19, 2015
A view from above!
Beltrami Electric lineman Derick Kubitz takes 5-year-olds Emma Edevold (left) and Audrey Zorman up in the bucket for the annual Early Childhood...
news / local
May 19, 2015 - 10:16pm
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...
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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