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Washington Post writer finds new home in place he once called the “worst place to live”: Christopher Ingraham moves family to Red Lake Falls, Minnesota
Community raises funds for possible homicide victim’s son
Melrose farmer found dead entangled in hay cutter
Clitherall man, 74, dies in motorcycle crash after hitting head on sign post
Mille Lacs bass anglers encouraged to submit fishing reports
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
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji splits with Detroit Lakes
BASEBALL: Blue Ox dominant in win over Park Rapids
Rosie Nancy Sutton
Richard Bruce "Dick" "Specs" Matheny
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
Final voting underway to name International Wolf Center pups
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Busy weekend ahead for area lakes
City schedules 2 archery deer hunts for fall
Blane Klemek: Two low profile birds: The sora rail and Virginia rail
Chippewa National Forest schedules summer programs
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
June 12, 2016
PATT RALL COLUMN: Brava, bravo and fond farewells
Although we all are remiss in acknowledging the inevitable: life is change; we are always surprised when something comes up that changes our lives. Having being employed in theater back East, at a world class ballet company, and vocational rehabilitation among other "careers" I can...
June 12, 2016 - 11:25am
June 10, 2016
U of M to award Prince an honorary degree
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Purple One is about to become a Golden Gopher. The University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents will vote Friday to award Prince Rogers Nelson an honorary degree from the College of Liberal Arts. The U has awarded 270 honorary degrees since 1925. In a statement,...
News / region
June 10, 2016 - 8:50am
June 7, 2016
PAUL BUNYAN PLAYHOUSE: ‘Altar’ed states of funny: ‘Altar Boyz’ opens Paul Bunyan Playhouse’s 66th season
BEMIDJI -- It is opening night for the Paul Bunyan Playhouse’s 66th summer season of professional theater -- and the audience is certain to...
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June 7, 2016 - 8:45pm
June 6, 2016
PATT RALL COLUMN: Books, books, books. . . and more books
We are just back from a visit back East to visit family and friends and it was exhilarating and restful at the same time. This is the first column covering the visit and notes I have saved from several books on the advice of a former editor. The advice being: some stories require...
June 6, 2016 - 10:19am
April 22, 2016
AIRC at BSU starts Native Music Showcase: First event is Thursday featuring Thomas X, Sonny Johnson and Corey Medina
BEMIDJI -- The American Indian Resource Center at BSU is starting a Native Music Showcase. The first event will be at 7 p.m. Thursday in the...
News / local
April 22, 2016 - 7:44pm
April 18, 2016
Patt Rall: The newest theater company in the area
Just a few years ago, Wayne Hoff and his sister, Olivia, started a project that would bring back the glory days of the Nary School, Helga Township—when...
April 18, 2016 - 3:41pm
April 11, 2016
Patt Rall: Theater choices abound in Bemidji
There are two family friendly musicals coming up—and one play that will be "adults only please," according to the director of the Exciting...
April 11, 2016 - 9:44pm
March 31, 2016
“Enchanted Sleeping Beauty” to debut next week
BEMIDJI -- The “Enchanted Sleeping Beauty,” based on the story by Brothers Grimm, will be on stage at 7:30 p.m. April 8-9, April 15-16 and...
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March 31, 2016 - 6:35pm
March 27, 2016
Matthew Liedke Column: Crowdfunding giving an important kick start to filmmaking
When a person goes to a film festival, it’s expected to hear the phrases “movie,” “camera” and “director.” When I was at the Fargo...
March 27, 2016 - 12:44am
March 8, 2016
Northern Community Radio to air Gary Burger documentary
BEMIDJI -- “Coming Home: the Gary Burger Story,” an hourlong documentary about the life and times of Gary Burger, longtime local musician...
News / local
March 8, 2016 - 7:23pm
March 6, 2016
Joe Froemming Column: Nostalgia ramped up to 11 on ‘Fuller House’
My patience and sanity were pushed to the test last week, when my buddy Joe Brown (sports editor at the Red Wing Republican Eagle) and I embarked on a week-long run on my blog with reviews of “Fuller House” — the Netflix revival of the 90s sitcom “Full House.” It was fun,...
March 6, 2016 - 12:06am
Matthew Liedke Column: How the Academy can push ratings back up after an eight-year low
About 34.4 million people tuned in for the 88th Academy Awards last week, according to Deadline Hollywood. Unfortunately, that number marked...
March 6, 2016 - 12:01am
March 1, 2016
Ole and Lena return to Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- “Ole and Lena's 50th Wedding Anniversary and Vow Renewal” will be performing at 2 p.m. Nov. 20 in the ballroom at the Sanford Center in Bemidji.Doors will open at 1 p.m. With the small southeastern Minnesota town of Potsdam as Ole and Lena’s hometown, the loveable,...
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March 1, 2016 - 7:23pm
February 22, 2016
Beatles tribute show to play Bemidji in April
BEMIDJI -- “1964, The Tribute” a Beatles tribute band will perform at the Sanford Center in Bemidji on April 29. The band has been called the “Best Beatles Show on Earth,” according to a press release, and the show will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’...
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February 22, 2016 - 8:13pm
February 7, 2016
Matthew Liedke Column: DiCaprio recent win streak signals Oscar on the horizon
Feb. 27, 2005, Feb. 27, 2007 and March 2, 2014. All days where Leonardo DiCaprio lost the Academy Award for Best Actor. That streak is about...
February 7, 2016 - 12:20am