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United Way wine, beer tasting event
Annual taco event Wednesday
Prince tribute concert scheduled at U.S. Bank Stadium
MLB weather: Crosby-Ironton graduate makes his way to the majors
Police seek information on injured kittens found on Blatnik Bridge
GOLF: Birchmont wraps up today with quality championship matchups
BSU signs apparel deal with BIG Athletics/adidas
BSU men’s golf honored for academics
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Anderson invited to Team USA camp
LEGION BASEBALL: Post 14 eliminated from state tourney
Dale Clinton Smith, Sr.
Susan Marie Tibstra
Beverly J. Neadeau
Ashley Jean Needham
Charlotte "Char" Clark
MASTER GARDENERS: Summer insects are here
John Eggers: Solve this quotable quote puzzle
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
Scotty Allison: A VA Pension program review
Off The Record Blog: Let’s analyze this trailer for ‘The Secret History Of Twin Peaks’ book
Watermark Art Center to launch fundraising campaign for major renovation project
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Ghostbusters’ (2016)
Art briefs: Farm by the Lake Sunday concert series continues, 'Annie Get Your Gun' at Northern Light Opera Company and more
If the shoe fits — paint it: Sisters create custom shoe company in Bemidji
FISH TALES: Callen Baird on Big Bass Lake
FISH TALES: Emma Hanson on Lake Winnie
FISH TALES: Becca Hanson on Lake Mary
DNR invites public input on Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout: The NOTV crew visits Saskatchewan’s famed trout factory
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Neighbors helping neighbors
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep quiet zone idea on front burner
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Power company workers were heroes
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
June 27, 2016
‘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