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Poultry back home at Minnesota State Fair
Chamber Ambassadors: Bemidji Brewing
Chamber Ambassadors: Northway Insurance Services
Acme Tools receives achievement award
New providers join Sanford Bemidji
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji drops season opener to Alexandria
CROSS COUNTRY: BSU picked to finish 12th in NSIC
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji tops WHA
BOYS SOCCER: Lumberjacks blank Wolves
SWIMMING: Jacks aim for sixth straight section title
Josephine "Jo" Christine Pula
Richard William Demers
Roseadelle F. Johnson
Ardith "Ardie" Olson Kolstad
Joan Iris Pope
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: Music is in the air in and around Bemidji
John Eggers: Helping Others Go For The Gold
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
Off The Record Blog: An Idiot’s Guide To Summerslam
Patt Rall: Pine Tones, Caige Jambor to perform in concerts today
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
DNR survey finds Minnesota wolf population stable
Blane Klemek: Shrikes are some of the more fascinating birds out there
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
Pioneer Editorial: Clean, drain and dispose
June 18, 2016
BHS Marching Band fundraiser on Tuesday
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Marching Band Booster Club will hold a Meet the Band night from 6 to 6:45 p.m. Tuesday at the BHS parking lot.There will be a pulled pork sandwich dinner for $7. The marching band will perform their Night Watch production at 7 p.m.
June 18, 2016 - 2:23pm
May 14, 2016
Carnegie Library fundraising event May 21
BEMIDJI -- A Carnegie Library fundraising event will take place at noon May 21 in Library Park. The fundraiser will feature the game molkky, described as lawn bowling. Cost is $20 per team. There will be awards, silent auction items and more.To reserve a spot or more information...
May 14, 2016 - 2:31pm
April 30, 2016
Spaghetti dinner benefit for Ervin Yoder on May 14
BEMIDJI -- A spaghetti dinner benefit for Ervin Yoder will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. May 14 at Evangelical Free Church, 115 Carr Lake Road SW. Cost is $10, which includes meal and raffle entry. Children younger than 10 years of age do not require a meal ticket. Tickets are available...
April 30, 2016 - 2:54pm
March 31, 2016
A real piece of cake! United Way holds annual cake-decorating contest and auction
BEMIDJI -- The United Way of Bemidji Area held its sixth annual Piece of Cake! “Celebrity” Cake Decorating Contest and Auction on Thursday...
March 31, 2016 - 8:19pm
February 26, 2016
Pie-filled flings: Students rewarded for raising money for cancer research (w/ video and photo gallery)
Bemidji—At least one Bemidji Middle School eighth-grader believed Andra Vaughn had deserved this for a long, long time. "I"ve been wanting...
February 26, 2016 - 7:19pm
February 1, 2016
Cass Lake pancake breakfast Sunday
CASS LAKE -- The Cass Lake Lions Club will hold a pancake breakfast from 9:30 a.m to 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Cass Lake Senior Center.Cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children ages 6 to 12, and ages 5 and younger are free. The menu consists of all-you-can-eat pancakes with a serving...
February 1, 2016 - 7:27pm
December 16, 2015
Horace May students ‘Pay it Forward’ for teachers: Fifth-graders raise money for family with granddaughter in Milwaukee hospital
BEMIDJI -- Fifth-graders at Horace May Elementary agreed not to exchange gifts this year. At least not the kind you wrap and ribbon. The suggested $3 spending limit usually meant a swapping of cheap toys that broke after a week. So Lisa Vind asked her class if they would donate to...
December 16, 2015 - 6:18pm
December 11, 2015
Stuff the Squad: Leech Lake Tribal Police host needs drive for homeless
CASS LAKE -- The Leech Lake Tribal Police Department partnered with the Leech Lake Housing Authority Friday to host its annual “Stuff a Squad”...
December 11, 2015 - 9:28pm
December 7, 2015
Benefit for Everly Peterson and family on Sunday
BEMIDJI -- A benefit for Everly Peterson, daughter of Erin and Brody Peterson, will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. Dec. 13 at the Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave. SE. The benefit will include a pasta dinner, silent auction and raffle.Everly was born on Sept. 22 weighing 7 pounds, 10 ounces...
December 7, 2015 - 8:46pm
November 18, 2015
Time to get stuffed: Stuff A Truck campaign looks for 25,000 pounds of food
BEMIDJI -- The goal is 25,000 for year No. 24. The 24th annual Stuff A Truck campaign started Nov. 2 as area students started stocking classrooms...
November 18, 2015 - 7:49pm
September 11, 2015
Desserts by Design is back
BEMIDJI—Desserts by Design: Savory and Sweet Edition 2015, a fundraiser for the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra is planned for 6 p.m. Sept....
September 11, 2015 - 5:15pm
September 5, 2015
Booya Fall Fundraiser scheduled
HACKENSACK -- The Booya Fall Fundraiser for Faith in Action will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 19 at Union Church in Hackensack. Booya, a rich stew, slow-cooked overnight in a cauldron with several kinds of meats and vegetables will be served along with Linnea’s Organic Sourdough...
September 5, 2015 - 8:25pm
August 16, 2015
Benefit for Bob and Kim Andree
BAGLEY -- A fundraiser benefit for Bob and Kim Andree will take place from 1 to 6 p.m. Aug. 22 at the Bagley American Legion, 112 Main Ave. N in Bagley. In 2012, Bob was riding a 4-wheeler and came across a few trees on the trail. While attempting to remove a tree, another one came...
August 16, 2015 - 12:30am
August 12, 2015
Benefit for Shane 'Mac' Yates set for Sunday
BEMIDJI -- A spaghetti dinner benefit for Shane “Mac” Yates will take place at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Bemidji Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave. SE. The benefit will include both a raffle and a silent auction. Cost is $6 for adults and $4 for children younger than 12 years of age....
August 12, 2015 - 6:10pm
United Way wine, beer tasting fundraiser Thursday night
BEMIDJI -- The United Way of Bemidji Area’s Annual Wine and Beer Tasting Gala is from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Ruttger’s Birchmont Lodge. A special selection of wines and beers have been chosen and will be available to sample courtesy of Beehive Liquors, Bemidji Brewing Co.,...
August 12, 2015 - 6:06pm