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World Wide Day of Play set
Senior Surf computer training classes
Music at Senior Activity Center
Police to host alcohol server training
Alexandria winery signs on with Wild
TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Hibbing, Perham
SWIMMING: BHS takes fifth place at Willmar in opener
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji drops season opener to Alexandria
CROSS COUNTRY: BSU picked to finish 12th in NSIC
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji tops WHA
Stephen Michael Jackelen
Ardith "Ardie" Olson Kolstad
Josephine "Jo" Christine Pula
Richard William Demers
Roseadelle F. Johnson
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
‘Lost Towns’ presentation on July 9
BEMIDJI -- The The Beltrami County Historical Society will host a "Minnesota's Lost Towns" presentation by Rhonda Fochs at 2 p.m. July 9 at the Beltrami County History Center, 130 Minnesota Ave. SW. Fochs, a Minnesota regional author and retired educator, will discuss “Minnesota’s...
June 27, 2016 - 7:35pm
May 10, 2016
CARNEGIE LIBRARY: Another step forward for Carnegie: Committee closes one grant process, prepares for another
BEMIDJI -- The extensive effort to raise funds for restoring the Carnegie Library in Bemidji's downtown has hit another milestone. During a Tuesday...
May 10, 2016 - 5:25pm
February 5, 2016
GLENNIS MOON COLUMN: The Blackduck Area History and Art Center doors will soon open again
It seems only yesterday that we were opening the door to the Blackduck Area History and Art Center and here we are again re-opening that same door ... at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 13. This is the beginning of our 10th year and we will start our celebrating with a new art display in...
February 5, 2016 - 10:39am
October 16, 2015
A bridge for the future: New fund set up to help fund restoration of historic crossing in Blackduck
The fate of the historic trestle bridge in Blackduck lies in the hands of the community. A new fund has been established through the Northwest...
October 16, 2015 - 1:18pm
July 23, 2015
History comes alive at Beltrami County Fair
BEMIDJI -- The community will have the opportunity to join the Beltrami County Historical Society during the Beltrami County Fair, 7223 Fairgrounds Road NW. On July 30, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. for History Day, exhibits from students in grades 6 through 12 will be available at the...
July 23, 2015 - 7:17pm
July 15, 2015
A CENTURY OF GOOD SPORTS: New Beltrami County History Center exhibit highlights great sports stories from area’s past (VIDEO)
BEMIDJI — Beltrami County was founded in 1866. With more than 100 years of history, it’s only natural that sports have played a big role...
July 15, 2015 - 11:16pm
June 28, 2015
John Eggers: Need any address labels?
Ben Franklin said, "Either write about something worth reading or do something worth writing." I try to do both but I'm not sure if I did any...
June 28, 2015 - 12:34am
June 16, 2015
City Council votes to remove dirt mound, boulders and tree stump in front of Paul and Babe
BEMIDJI -- After several hours of public comment and debate, the Bemidji City Council voted 5-2 Monday night to remove planned structures in...
June 16, 2015 - 9:53am
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...
April 3, 2015 - 8:41pm
March 2, 2015
Beltrami County Historical Society seeks input for sports exhibit
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County Historical Society is seeking community input for a new "Good Sports of the North" exhibit, scheduled to open July 16. The exhibit is funded in part by the George W. Neilson Foundation. The exhibit will highlight local sports moments and personalities...
March 2, 2015 - 8:24pm
December 31, 2014
The ‘History Mystery’ -- solved: Large turnout for history center event
BEMIDJI -- In the end, it was Grace Warfield in the staging room with the railroad spike. Dozens of teams spent Wednesday afternoon at the...
December 31, 2014 - 7:58pm
August 28, 2014
Crashes, mayhem, fire drew State Fair crowds to Thrill Day
Jon Collins MPR.org | 91.3 FM FALCON HEIGHTS — The Minnesota State Fair’s Grandstand is well-known as a venue for performers like Tim McGraw or Aretha Franklin. But there was a time when the Grandstand was the stage for utter mayhem. At the 1933 fair, the top draw was a collision...
August 28, 2014 - 11:25pm
August 9, 2014
Bemidji celebrates when the rails rumbled; Beltrami County History Center hosts Depot Day
BEMIDJI -- More than a century of history was celebrated Saturday as the Beltrami County History Center hosted its annual Depot Day. The day's festivities included tours of the depot, presentations from former railroad workers about their experiences, and a paint-a-wooden train...
August 9, 2014 - 11:18pm
July 5, 2014
David Shribman: Times are tough, as usual
Militants have formally declared a new Islamic state consisting of parts of Syria and Iraq. Russia, loaded with nuclear weapons and resentment, is looking menacingly at Ukraine. China is rich and restive. Israel is in upheaval over the deaths of three teens. There is no reason to...
July 5, 2014 - 10:59pm
November 18, 2013
Silence from Minn. man implicated in 1944 attack
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A son of a Minneapolis man accused of commanding a Nazi-led SS unit during World War II says his father has no comment on newly uncovered testimony. The Associated Press found testimony that says Michael Karkoc (KAHR'-kahts) ordered an attack a Polish village...
November 18, 2013 - 2:02pm