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Fore! Blackduck golf course opens for the season
Blackduck baseball trumps Red Lake 20-9
Record-breaking track meet for NKB against Bagley
Blackduck, Kelliher each win one in softball doubleheader
Blackduck-Kelliher/Northome track team competes on international stage
Stram, Benson, named BSU Student-Athletes of the Year
SOFTBALL: No. 8 seed BSU beats Northern State, upsets No. 2 UMD in NSIC tourney
BASEBALL: Blackduck tops Lake of the Woods 7-1
Bemidji High School athletic hall of fame banquet is Monday
Junior Islanders AAA hockey tournament this weekend
Barbara Jean (Wittner) Ellis
Patricia Ann Bolin
Nicholas Blackwolf Smith
Beata "Bea" Caroline Lein Huebsch
Betty Lou (Cortez) Petersen
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Minnesota Walleye Opener set for May 14
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Yes, you can grow fruit in the garden
John Eggers: What is an antique?
MASTER GARDENERS: New perennials for your garden
Patt Rall: The newest theater company in the area
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Purple Rain’
Art Briefs: Region 2 Arts Council open house with Sheila Smith, BSO presents ‘Of Remembrance and Romance’ and more
Patt Rall: Woodcarving and Nordic music (Celtic, too)
Off The Record Blog: RIP Prince
‘Better Call Saul’ Season 2, Episode 10: ‘Klick’
Blane Klemek: The great blue heron is the largest heron in North America
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Walleye season opens May 14
Youth firearm safety range day is May 9
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Anglers can make test run for walleye
Blane Klemek: Thoughts on woodland thrushes and the charming ovenbird
Martha Ferden birthday
Marcy Melberg birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: EMS 'family' touched by Clark's letter
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The cost of eradicating poverty is low
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What about our country’s military heroes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Raising gas tax is equitable way to fund infrastructure projects
Pioneer Editorial: Grade A for education in Bemidji
May 31, 2015
John Eggers: What should I write about?
The week after Memorial Day is a hard week for me. I just finished writing about what I thought was a pretty good Memorial Day message and now...
May 31, 2015 - 12:46am
May 24, 2015
John Eggers: What can we learn from obituaries?
Her name was Barbara. She died in 2013 at the age of 80. She was known for her “love of caramels, Revlon lipstick and every shade and flavor...
May 24, 2015 - 12:30am
May 17, 2015
John Eggers: A final exam for the graduates
Well, you made it. Congratulations! When you graduate from high school, that is a big first step. The question is, "Are you ready for the second...
May 17, 2015 - 12:52am
May 10, 2015
John Eggers: A few chuckles for opener weekend
Fish aren’t biting, time to tell a joke. It’s too windy and you can’t go out, time to tell a story. Are your kids bored? A joke will get...
May 10, 2015 - 12:31am
May 3, 2015
John Eggers column: Make your fishing opener memorable
The fishing opener never excited me when I was young. I mainly fished for crappies, sunfish and bullheads and the season never closed. I didn't realize that the fishing opener could be a memorable experience until I moved to Bemidji. Last year, the weather and water were cold....
May 3, 2015 - 12:10am
April 26, 2015
John Eggers: What is right with the world?
The loons have returned along with their lovely lonely calls. The sun is getting warmer and our days are getting longer. Students, along with...
April 26, 2015 - 12:44am
April 19, 2015
John Eggers: The future will arrive this week
Has the future arrived for you? Since I didn't watch "Star Trek," that didn't signal the future for me. I did catch the early morning broadcast...
April 19, 2015 - 12:12am
April 12, 2015
John Eggers: What is baseball to me?
I made a half-hearted attempt at playing baseball when I was in seventh grade. Batting practice was held in the gym because it was still winter...
April 12, 2015 - 12:30am
April 5, 2015
John Eggers: The Ideal School: What do you think?
In making changes in our schools, we too often overlook asking our students, "What do you think?" Asking students what they believe to be an ideal school was on the agenda in an on-campus summer Native American College Preparatory Program held at BSU in 1993. I recently discovered...
April 5, 2015 - 12:18am
March 29, 2015
John Eggers: I was a seventh-grade bully
Every year, my small hometown high school would get an influx of farm kids who completed their six or eight years in a rural school and then...
March 29, 2015 - 12:52am
March 22, 2015
John Eggers: The winter adventures of Simon and Simone
The frigid cold weather seemed to go on and on with not the slightest bit of sunshine on the horizon. Would it never end? Simone and I wished...
March 22, 2015 - 12:13am
March 15, 2015
John Eggers: What will be here today and gone tomorrow?
I owned a bag phone about 25 years ago. Wow, that was really something. I remember getting stuck in the snow one early morning and I phoned a...
March 15, 2015 - 12:40am
March 8, 2015
John Eggers: How to land a job
If you think there is some secret about getting a job, there really isn't. You can talk with any employer and they will tell you pretty much...
March 8, 2015 - 12:28am