Weather Forecast


Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule

country music

June 11, 2017
'Shorty' Schmidt honored for music career
June 11, 2017 - 6:30am
June 5, 2017
Sam Hunt beams during his show in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. MUST CREDIT: Leah Trznadel
Sam Hunt, the R&B-loving country star, is challenging Nashville rules - and winning
June 5, 2017 - 1:29pm
April 2, 2017
Singer Jason Aldean poses backstage with his Entertainer of the Year award on Sunday night in Las Vegas  Steve Marcus / Reuters
Jason Aldean named country music's entertainer of the year
April 2, 2017 - 10:25pm
September 27, 2016
North Dakota sisters Kendra and Krista Slaubaugh are Tigirlily, and will be opening for Justin Moore at the Sanford Center on Saturday in Bemidji. (
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
September 27, 2016 - 10:49am
January 25, 2016
Wynonna ready to make some ‘Big Noise’ in Bemidji
January 25, 2016 - 8:35am
December 8, 2015
Country singer Cole Swindell to perform at Sanford Center
December 8, 2015 - 2:13pm
October 6, 2015
Little Big Town, with five nominations for the upcoming Country Music Association's CMA Awards, will perform Oct. 8 at the Sanford Center. (
A big 'Little' show: Little Big Town, one of the hottest country acts, to perform in Bemidji on Thursday
October 6, 2015 - 4:52pm
September 24, 2015
Tim McGraw joins Eric Church as WE Fest headliner
September 24, 2015 - 9:35am
August 27, 2014
Local country singer Courtney Gunsalus, also known as "Courtney Guns," created an online Kickstarter campaign to help her make her first music video. The 2009 Bemidji High School graduate plans to move to Nashville to further her country music career. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
Kickstarting her career
August 27, 2014 - 11:17am
August 18, 2014
Country music duo Love and Theft to perform in Bemidji
August 18, 2014 - 5:01pm
August 12, 2014
Producer/director Harlan Hegna (right) points to Courtney Gunsalus where to focus while singing during a take Tuesday of a video production of her song "All We Have" at First Lutheran Church in Bemidji.  In the background are bass player Troy Tronnes, guitar player Jared Noska and on drums is Craig Randall. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
Local singer films music video in Bemidji
August 12, 2014 - 10:13pm