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January 1, 2017
Boys & Girls Club members learned about the importance of helping others and giving back to the community during the “12 Days of Giving.” (Submitted photo)
'12 Days of Giving' at Boys & Girls
January 1, 2017 - 8:40am
December 10, 2016
Customers at Christmas Forest can cut down their own tree or ask for help. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Wrapping up 18 years of holiday cheer: Christmas Forest tree farm to close after this season
December 10, 2016 - 12:07pm
December 9, 2016
"Santa Larry," the Mall of America's first African American Santa, said nobody in Minnesota was naughty to him during his four-day stay in Dec. 2016. Photo courtesy of The Santa Experience.
Mall of America’s black Santa calls Minnesota ‘nice,’ despite naughty trolls
December 9, 2016 - 12:04pm
December 6, 2016
Members of the Bemidji Choir rehearse Tuesday at First Lutheran Church in Bemidji. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Echoing the Ancient: Holiday Concert with the Bemidji Choir on Saturday
December 6, 2016 - 9:14pm
November 23, 2016
Carol Rumen / Special to Forum News Service
How to trump political disagreements before they ruin family holiday gathering
November 23, 2016 - 1:40pm
November 21, 2016
Jaycees to sponsor Tour of Homes for holiday lights
November 21, 2016 - 6:37pm
Kyle Martin, a worker for the city of Bemidji, strings lights in the final tree on Monday for the 20th Annual First City of Lights Celebration set for Friday. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
20 years of lights: Annual Night We Light festivities scheduled for Friday
November 21, 2016 - 6:31pm
October 24, 2016
Josh Griggs and his dog Bailey wear matching hotdog costumes during the 2015 Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department's "Bark N Boo" event at the Nymore Dog Park. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Local, area Halloween events scheduled
October 24, 2016 - 10:48am
December 30, 2015
City and county offices, others, to close on New Year’s Day
December 30, 2015 - 7:39pm
December 25, 2015
Gerri Thorsgard (far left), Stacy Baumgart and Theresa Hendricks work to roll and cook sheets of lefse on a recent Wednesday in Bemidj. Thorsgard recruited her mother-inlaw to teach her and some friends to make lefse. That was 12 years ago. (John Enger | MPR News)
Bemidji friends carry on the art of lefse-making
December 25, 2015 - 11:17am
December 20, 2015
Bemidji High School's Varsity Choir sings "And The Night Shall be Filled With Music" during the annual winter concert Dec. 14 in the audiorium at BHS. The concert featured six choirs and more than 240 students.
Christmastime in Bemidji (PHOTO GALLERY)
December 20, 2015 - 12:13am
December 9, 2015
(Left to right) Harvey Moland, Gary Port and Gordon Pierce prepare meatballs on Wednesday morning at Calvary Lutheran Church. The church will host its annual lutefisk and meatball dinner with gravy, potatoes, rutabagas, coleslaw, cranberries, lefse, rolls and pie, at 4 p.m. Thursday at the church, 2508 Washington Ave. SE. Cost is $15 for adults and $6 for children 10 and younger. For more information, call the church at (218) 751-1893. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Meatball mania: Calvary to host annual meatball, lutefisk dinner Thursday evening
December 9, 2015 - 6:55pm
February 14, 2015
Presidents' Day closings in Bemidji
February 14, 2015 - 5:16pm
December 30, 2014
Roundup of New Year's Eve events
December 30, 2014 - 3:30pm
December 21, 2014
Pioneer Previews: Dregni reads perfect for holiday break
December 21, 2014 - 12:22am