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On the sugar beet beat: Local 4-H students take ag project to state science competition
News briefs, June 29
EDUCATION: Anderson departs as Schoolcraft leader: Board votes not to renew contract; last day was Thursday
A Day at the Carnival
COURTS: Accused Downwind accomplice requests venue change: Attorneys want Brandon Rossbach’s trial moved to Twin Cities area
EARLY FIREWORKS: Bemidji VFW offense explodes in doubleheader vs. Fergus Falls
Noncommissioned Fighting Hawks logo designer, print shop planning to roll out merchandise
LEGION BASEBALL: Centaurs take two in doubleheader win over Alexandria
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji sweeps Perham
Setting an example: Oshkiimaajitahdah summer camps showcase Native American athletes in Red Lake
Richard Bruce "Dick" "Specs" Matheny
Rosie Nancy Sutton
Winnifred Rae Koslucher
Edward (Eddie) Eugene Daken
John Eggers: Why were you born?
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: June weed of the month: Common tansy
John Eggers: What did your father teach you?
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Lakes cooler than usual as summer approaches
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: Sedums: Minimum maintenance plants
REVIEW: ‘The Shallows’ is a thrilling story of survival
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Bring It On’
Watch for 'Night Watch': BHS Marching Band again scoring well with summer show (w/ video)
Arts Briefs: BSO presents 'Legendary Voices,' First Friday open house at Gallery North and more
Patt Rall: Schlichting debuts her 'First Lady Mysteries' series
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Busy weekend ahead for area lakes
City schedules 2 archery deer hunts for fall
Final voting underway to name International Wolf Center pups
Blane Klemek: Two low profile birds: The sora rail and Virginia rail
Albert Theisen birthday
Karsten Verke birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: The world needs more Jerrys
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Story on workshop was small minded
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature's inaction is unacceptable
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Rotary Club, community thanked for inclusive playground
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Palliative care bill reduces suffering, improves quality of life
April 3, 2015
Memorializing Mary: Sunday is Mary Welsh Hemingway Day in Bemidji; play being written in her honor
“Those skating years were also the years when I celebrated my birthday on April 5 by making the first swim of the season in Lake Bemidji. Usually...
News / local
April 3, 2015 - 8:41pm
VIDEO: The Beat Cafe goes on
BEMIDJI -- Independent National Public Radio affiliate KAXE/KBXE presented a live radio show of spoken word and music Friday night. For the third...
News / local
April 3, 2015 - 8:27pm
March 29, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Triple play for 'Presidents, Portraits and Paradigms' with BSO today
THe Bemidji Symphony Orchestra will present "Presidents, Portraits and Paradigms" with humanities scholar Clay Jenkinson at 3 p.m. today at Bemidji High School Performing Arts Center. Jenkinson, in character as Thomas Jefferson, will take the audience on a trip to Mount Rushmore...
March 29, 2015 - 12:57am
March 24, 2015
Headwaters Film Festival kicks off Wednesday
BEMIDJI -- BSU's third annual Headwaters Film Festival begins Wednesday with a 33-film student competition and feature screenings that include the 1993 cult classic film, "Dazed and Confused." The Headwaters Film Festival is student-run event with programming designed with students...
March 24, 2015 - 5:00pm
Pioneer Previews: Oxcars on tap today
There are three events today with crossover times, so be careful when choosing. The Oxcars Celebration, an awards ceremony honoring thespians who were chosen to be recipients of an Oxcars award, a blue Babe statuette. The event will begin with a social hour from 2 to 3 p.m. with award...
March 24, 2015 - 11:39am
Singer to visit Red Lake: Free concert is Thursday night
RED LAKE -- A hip-hop artist will visit Red Lake this week as part of the school’s participation in Turnaround Arts: Minnesota, a program that...
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March 24, 2015 - 8:21am
March 15, 2015
Pioneer Previews: BSU showcases music this week
Along with all the workshops being offered to the music students open to the public this week by visiting musicians Ana Maria Otamendi and Elena Lacheva from the University of Houston, BSU's own Eric and Jennifer Olson will visit Bemidji area school music classes. The coming week...
March 15, 2015 - 12:11am
March 11, 2015
Soul Asylum to play Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- The Grammy-winning band Soul Asylum will play the Sanford Center in Bemidji, arena officials announced today. The Minnesota band...
March 11, 2015 - 12:33pm
March 8, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Mark your calendars for the arts
We have a hiatus this week in arts presentations, but you should still mark your calendars for upcoming events. There are quite a few classical events coming up this month, including a faculty recital by Stephen Carlson, wind ensemble concert, BSU Choir home concert and many student...
March 8, 2015 - 12:32am
March 1, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Ensemble's concert harkens to spring
We know that spring is coming up on us when the Bemidji Baroque Ensemble is on stage at Bangsberg Fine and Performing Arts Center. What started as an informal gathering of musicians who play for their pleasure, the ensemble now plays for the enjoyment of their audience, as well....
March 1, 2015 - 12:00am
February 9, 2015
Rock band O.A.R. to play Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- The rock band O.A.R. will perform at the Sanford Center in Bemidji on April 19, arena officials said Monday. The Rockville, Md.-based...
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February 9, 2015 - 10:12am
February 8, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Jazz swings into Valentine's Day
Jazzy turns to romantic after this weekend of jazz and swing at BSU and the Elk's Club. An early celebration of Valentine's Day will be at the Historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji for the public. The Bemidji Community Theater and the Paul Bunyan Playhouse will welcome patrons,...
February 8, 2015 - 2:00pm
February 7, 2015
Bemidji singer Courtney Guns out on 'Idol'
Bemidji singer Courtney "Guns" Gunsalus was eliminated this past week as part of Hollywood Week on the television show "American Idol." In...
February 7, 2015 - 2:27pm
January 21, 2015
Courtney shines: Bemidji singer is successful in ‘Idol’ audition
BEMIDJI -- In the end, Courtney “Guns” Gunsalus had a million-watt smile to match her million-watt voice. The 24-year-old Bemidji singer...
News / local
January 21, 2015 - 9:51pm
January 20, 2015
'Idol' party is Wednesday night for Courtney Guns
BEMIDJI -- Courtney "Guns" Gunsalus will host a viewing party Wednesday as "American Idol" airs a recap of its Minneapolis auditions held this...
January 20, 2015 - 11:59am