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Timber talks: Forestry business leaders meet with state DNR commissioner in Bemidji
Tenth annual Run/Walk/Skate for Suicide Prevention set for Sept. 10
A sky view at Sanford Bemidji: Work continues on roof after July windstorms
Labor Day refuse schedule change
Minn. business expands to raise saltwater shrimp you can eat
BOYS SOCCER: Lumberjacks explode in 12-1 win over Detroit Lakes
GOLF: Mackedanz wins Minnesota PGA Championship
SWIMMING AND DIVING: BHS falls to Brainerd
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji loses comeback bid against St. Cloud Tech
BSU FOOTBALL: Head coach Tesch on 'leave of absence'
Aaro August Tanney
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
Paul Jerome Gravel
Patricia Jane Blue
Cyndi Fenske: Goings on at the library in September
John Eggers: Find first day teacher success
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
Patt Rall: Much music in Bemidj this week
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY AUG. 28
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
MASTER GARDENERS: What is your lawn plethora at summer's end?
FISH TALES: Jude Hicks on Lake Marquette
Blane Klemek: Observations on the American crow
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Community Band season was best ever
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Time to think about school food as new school year nears
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Many stepped forward to clean up cemetery
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
BSU FOOTBALL: Head coach Tesch on 'leave of absence'
August 7, 2016
PATT RALL COLUMN: Music is in the air around Bemidji
It seems as if the various musical and theater groups are going full steam toward the end of their seasons, while others are just now sending out their upcoming performance catalogues. The 2016-17 Reif Performing Arts Center's Grand Re-opening Season in Grand Rapids is generous in...
August 7, 2016 - 10:00am
August 2, 2016
PAUL BUNYAN PLAYHOUSE: Working ‘9 to 5’ in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- The Paul Bunyan Playhouse’s highly anticipated musical finale for their 2016 summer season, “9 to 5,” opens at 7:30 Wednesday...
August 2, 2016 - 8:47pm
July 31, 2016
Patt Rall: Summer slips into August
Monday is the final day to register for the Animal Portrait Watercolor Workshop with Cindy Agan, an internationally published author of an instructional and art video "Painting Watercolors that Sparkle with Life." Agan's watercolor workshop in Bemidji garnered praise like "....best...
July 31, 2016 - 12:44am
July 21, 2016
‘Jam’ on -- 25 years strong: Moondance Jam keeps the ‘Jammers’ coming back year after year
WALKER -- “Camp Howler” is a place for “Jammers” to make some memories. Eric and Lisa Heap, the creators of Camp Howler, a group of...
July 21, 2016 - 3:30pm
July 20, 2016
Bemidji Area Community Band concert Sunday
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Area Community Band will present its third summer concert at 7 p.m. Sunday on the south lawn of Bangsberg Hall on the...
July 20, 2016 - 4:02pm
July 7, 2016
Mississippi Music: New concert series starts at Lake Bemidji waterfront
BEMIDJI -- A new concert series -- Mississippi Music at the Bemidji Waterfront -- started Wednesday night with the Minneapolis band Patty and...
July 7, 2016 - 11:52am
July 5, 2016
Mississippi Music at the Bemidji Waterfront starts Wednesday night
BEMIDJI—Mississippi Music at the Bemidji Waterfront kicks off today with Patty and the Buttons. The new series will be 6 to 8 p.m. each...
July 5, 2016 - 7:05pm
July 3, 2016
BELTRAMI COUNTY FAIR: Setting the 'Stage' for entertainment
BEMIDJI—On the last night of the fair, they'll play as long as you'll listen. Keith Winger, superintendent of the Marilyn Shutter Country Stage at the Beltrami County Fair, recently reflected on the last decade's worth of fair music, noting that the nightly jam sessions typically...
July 3, 2016 - 12:01am
July 1, 2016
Newsboys concert set for Nov. 5 in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Rising Entertainment Live and QFM recently announced that the Newsboys’ “Love Riot Tour” will make a stop in Bemidji on Nov....
July 1, 2016 - 5:26pm
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,...
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...
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...
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