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Happy Trailways soon to end: Montevideo's popular restaurant ending 54-year run
COMMUNITY: Visit Bemidji streamlines focus to promote region: Convention and visitors bureau updates mission statement
Truck driver who caused train derailment in Callaway is charged in incident
Investigation into pickup fire at Willmar Legion closed; cause unknown
Man arrested after gunfire at Mississippi River bar
BOYS GOLF: Jacks take second at Brainerd
BEAVERS ROUNDUP: BSU outfielder Nelson named All-Central Region
BASEBALL: Bemidji sweeps DL, finishes regular season at .500
TENNIS: Bemidji advances to section semifinals
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SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Helping area businesses and government save energy
John Eggers: Who was Hamilton?
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: The top 10 beneficial insects for the garden
John Eggers: What if the fish don't bite?
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Outsmarting those landscape weeds
Off The Record Blog: I may not like Bob Dylan, but I respect him
Take a stroll with art: Bemidji Sculpture Walk returns for 18th summer
The JOE-DOWN reviews ‘13 Going On 30’
Off The Record Blog: Here is the new ‘Ghostbusters’ trailer
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Grease 2’
PHOTOS: Geese at Diamond Point
FISH TALES: Chad Newman on Lake Irving
Blane Klemek: Thoughts on the yellow-headed blackbird and yellow-bellied sapsucker
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Anglers find success at opener despite cold weather conditions
FISH TALES: Collin Brekke on Midge Lake
Poppy poster winners announced
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let's ban or tax the use of plastic bags
PIONEER EDITORIAL: A session in need of repair
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Parents, don’t ignore what your instincts are telling you
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Boat inspectors serve useful function
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Remember all who fought for freedom
September 28, 2015
First Friday Events for Oct. 2
The monthly First Friday arts normally are listed in Sunday's B section; however, they did not make this week's editions. "Child's Play" opening reception with John Lembi An opening reception for "Child's Play," a series inspired by children's blocks by artist John Lembi will...
September 28, 2015 - 2:05pm
September 27, 2015
A fly on the wall: Behind-the-scenes at the Great Northern Radio Show's live performance (W/PHOTO GALLERY)
BEMIDJI—Booms of laughter echoed and bounced from those on the stage—and off—around the Bangsberg Theater at BSU as "Rez Reporter"...
September 27, 2015 - 12:25am
September 9, 2015
Harlem Globetrotters to perform in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The Harlem Globetrotters are returning to Bemidji. The Sanford Center announced Wednesday that the famed basketball team will perform at the arena on March 22. Doors open at 6 p.m. for the 7 p.m. show. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 6, with a pre-sale on Oct....
September 9, 2015 - 3:04pm
September 6, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: As fall nears, much to celebrate in the arts community
Some people always think of the end of summer as the beginning of a new year because of school calendars. We are coming off another busy summer,...
September 6, 2015 - 12:04am
August 28, 2015
BEMIDJI BONDS: Bemidji women gather to celebrate being amazing
On a sunny summer day, women from around Bemidji drove down backroads to an area that could be classified as no-man’s land and between rural...
News / local
August 28, 2015 - 5:12pm
August 21, 2015
Tickets on sale for Darius Rucker concert at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Tickets went on sale Friday for the Darius Rucker concert Nov. 12 at Bemidji's Sanford Center. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. for the 7:30 p.m. show. Tickets range in prices from $33. 75 for reserved bowl seats to $53.75 for premium reserved seats. Regular reserved...
August 21, 2015 - 3:12pm
August 14, 2015
Official: Darius Rucker will play Bemidji on Nov. 12
BEMIDJI — Country music singer Darius Rucker plans a concert Nov. 12 at the Sanford Center in Bemidji, officials confirmed Friday. The...
August 14, 2015 - 1:28pm
August 13, 2015
Partial roof collapse injures concert-goers at famed First Avenue (w/ video link)
MINNEAPOLIS -- A partial roof collapse Wednesday night injured concert-goers at the popular Minneapolis music venue First Avenue. The Minneapolis Fire Department reports that two people were transported the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. The department said via...
News / region
August 13, 2015 - 10:17am
August 9, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Music galore this week in Bemidji area
Spend a relaxing afternoon at Lake Bemidji State Park listening to a trio of father, son and friend; singer and guitarist Doyle Turner, along...
August 9, 2015 - 12:46am
August 7, 2015
Williams and Ree to perform at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Williams and Ree, aka “The Indian and the White Guy” will be performing in the Sanford Center Ballroom at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31. Doors...
News / local
August 7, 2015 - 11:19am
August 5, 2015
10th year for family music festival at Lake Itasca State Park: Bluegrass bands from across the U.S. to perform
BEMIDJI -- Bands from across the United States are coming to Itasca State Park this week as part of the 10th annual Lake Itasca Family Music...
News / local
August 5, 2015 - 6:38pm
Bemidji Area Community Band wraps up summer concert series
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Area Community Band will be wrapping up its summer concert season at 7 p.m. Sunday on the south lawn of Bangsberg Hall at BSU. The band will be under the direction of Fulton Gallagher, professor emeritus in the Music Department at BSU. He received his undergraduate...
entertainment / music
August 5, 2015 - 6:34pm
July 22, 2015
Website: Darius Rucker plans Bemidji concert
BEMIDJI—Country music singer Darius Rucker plans a concert in Bemidji in November. According to the singer's website, Rucker will bring...
July 22, 2015 - 3:59pm
July 15, 2015
Bemidji show on Summerland Tour (Everclear, Toadies, Fuel) canceled
BEMIDJI—The Summerland Tour featuring Everclear, Toadies, Fuel and American Hi-Fi planned for July 29 at the Sanford Center has been canceled,...
July 15, 2015 - 11:01am
July 6, 2015
Bryan Adams to play Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Bryan Adams will perform at the Sanford Center in Bemidji as part of his "Reckless Anniversary Tour." The Bemidji show is scheduled...
July 6, 2015 - 5:03pm