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Roundabouts soften crash outcomes: Traffic circle south of Moorhead has made intersection much safer
Man stuck between downtown St. Paul structures was hard to find on dark, frigid night
Grand Forks Air Force Base airman charged with rape
Trump halts big-game trophy decision
Norm Coleman says he’d have beaten Franken in 2008 if groping photo had been public
Butler leads balanced Timberwolves over Mavericks
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers take extra point after shootout victory over Buckeyes
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers shoot their way to 88-70 win
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Bolte puts a cap on Bemidji State’s 8-3 season
Senior forward Thomas leads Minnesota Duluth to 3-1 win at Miami
Daniel Lee Spigarelli
Roland "Ron" Patterson
Enice Alvina Nordlund
Steven Frank Murray
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Together we can face any crisis
ART LEE: Yup, those little things in life sure count
DOUG LEWANDOWSKI: The far shores of life
SUE BRUNS: Fine China, from the Red Owl
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Some fun jokes for the Deer Camp
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
PHOTOS OF THE MONTH: Running into Winter
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
Around the Arts, November 12
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Deer season is here
AREA DEER OPENER PREVIEW: Deer numbers up throughout region
2017 DEER OPENER: Officials say 'fantastic' deer season ahead
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Whether snow or no, buntings well worth the wait
MASTER GARDENERS: To till or not to till
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: High school bowlers grateful for support
Tooting your own horn could help others
Commentary: No man accused of sexually harassing a woman is irreplaceable - not even Al Franken
July 30, 2017
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
When people find out I'm involved with the Bemidji Public Library, they often mention to me how much they like to read but no longer have time...
July 30, 2017 - 6:36am
LIBRARY CORNER: A bagful of thankful events at the library in November
There is much to be thankful for at the Bemidji Public Library in November. The list includes a famous musical duo brought to us by the Legacy Amendment of Minnesota and several more free events for all ages. With Election Day right around the corner, it is important to note, the...
October 30, 2016 - 7:54am
August 28, 2016
Cyndi Fenske: Goings on at the library in September
As leaves turn colors and kids go back to school this month, it is a good time to reflect upon all of the wonderful work Bemidji children did this past summer at the library in preparation for their upcoming school years. The library’s Read for the Win! summer reading program was...
August 28, 2016 - 12:29am
July 31, 2016
Cyndi Fenske: Summer reading program a huge success
Thank you to all who participated in the Summer Reading Program, “Read for the Win!”
July 31, 2016 - 12:58am
May 29, 2016
Cyndi Fenske: Ready for summer and ‘Read to Win’ at the library
“Read for the Win!,” aka the Summer Reading Program starts this month for children up to age 18. Running June 4-July 30, “Read for the Win!” gives area youth an opportunity to celebrate reading during the summer months. Participants are instructed to record the number of...
May 29, 2016 - 12:21am
May 1, 2016
Cyndi Fenske: Amazing May ahead at the public library
The month of May is full of wonderful, shiny, fabulous things to do at the Bemidji Public Library. There are several events for all ages, a...
May 1, 2016 - 12:59am
March 27, 2016
Spring is finally here, and the staff at the Bemidji Public Library has been busy planning several events to celebrate the season in style. Even...
March 27, 2016 - 12:32am
February 28, 2016
Cyndi Fenske Column: Much to do in March at the library
There is a very full schedule this month at the library. As always, all events are completely free of charge. In celebration of Women's History...
February 28, 2016 - 12:37am
January 31, 2016
Cyndi Fenske: Let the reading challenges begin
How is everyone doing on his/her reading challenges? I am far from finished with mine, but slow and steady wins the race.
January 31, 2016 - 12:29am
January 10, 2016
Cyndi Fenske: Ring in the new year right at the library
Welcome, 2016. I don’t know about you, but I just love even numbers. All year last year I felt just a little bit odd. Luckily, the library...
January 10, 2016 - 12:01am
November 29, 2015
Cyndi Fenske: December is a busy month at the Bemidji Public Library
It’s hard to believe we are coming to the close of another year! December is a busy month at the library — including several special holiday...
November 29, 2015 - 12:01am
October 25, 2015
Cyndi Fenske: November is National Picture Book Month at the library
November is full of fun programming at the Library. November is National Picture Book Month and to celebrate, the library will be showing a...
October 25, 2015 - 12:45am
September 27, 2015
Cyndi L. Fenske: Library is fun way to get away in October
Cyndi L. Fenske Special to the Pioneer “I’m so glad I live in a world with Octobers,” (L. M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables). October...
September 27, 2015 - 12:40am
August 30, 2015
Cyndi Fenske: School is back and the library is the place to be
Cyndi Fenske Special to the Pioneer Fall is in the air and before we know it leaves will be falling to the ground. Some students have already...
August 30, 2015 - 12:50am
May 31, 2015
Cyndi Fenske: June will be a busy month for the library
June is a very busy month at the library. Besides our regular programming, there will be visiting authors and workshops galore. Please note for...
May 31, 2015 - 12:48am