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August 12, 2012
These posted ballots show election races area voters will decide in Tuesday's primary election. MONTE DRAPER | BEMIDJI PIONEER
Redrawn districts changing some residents' polling site
August 12, 2012 - 12:00am
August 11, 2012
Heidi Gunderson, formerly from Solway, successfully ropes a steer in the steer roping contest at the Gold Mine's Triple B Rodeo on Friday night at the Beltrami County Fair. Another performance of the rodeo is tonight at 7 p.m. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Competes in rodeo
August 11, 2012 - 12:00am
Seven-year-old Ashton Lucek, Bemidji, would not let go as he successfully won the mutton-busting contest on Friday night at the Triple B Rodeo at the Beltrami County Fairground. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Ashton holds on for win
August 11, 2012 - 12:00am
Lynn Elling, 91, stands at the Peace Site at the Concordia Language Village Friday afternoon. Elling, founder of the World Citizen Inc. spoke the site's rededication, promoting peace and world citizenship. Brian matthews | Bemidji Pioneer
Elling pursues dream of world peace
August 11, 2012 - 12:00am
YouthBuild: Loan will help build new facility
August 11, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
In preparation of celebrating the centennial of St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, members had a steeple custom made to hold a historic 1884 bell installed Thursday morning. The steeple was designed and made by JC Custom Welding, with crews from Zetah construction installing it. Shown above, Ann Daley and Bob Montebello watch as Josh Copiskey rings the bell. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
St. Bartholomew's Church to celebrate 100 years Aug. 26
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
Third-grader Kayley Thomas works with her heifer "Gabby" on Thursday afternoon in preparation of judging this morning at the Beltrami County Fair. This will be the first time she has shown a animal at the county fair. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Beltrami County Fair: Animals for show, animals to heal
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
Roger Swanson
Sanford Center executive director ousted; Company cites violations of conduct code, professional standards
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
Sculptor Dewey Goodwin stands next to the finished sculpture of a bald eagle grasping a sucker. MONTE DRAPER | BEMIDJI PIONEER
Sculptor to get community spirit award
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 9, 2012
Molly Moe, a member of the 4H Grant Valley Hustlers, describes an acrylic painting she created using found items pressed against the canvas on Wednesday afternoon as the Beltrami County Fair began Wednesday with 4H judging. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
4H member explains entry to judge
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am
At the conclusion of the 2012 Bemidji Area Community Band concert, the Schnackenberg family is shown on the green outside of Bangsberg Fine and Performing Arts Complex on the campus of Bemidji State University. From the left: Daniel, Aaron and Kiki. Patt Rall | Bemidji Pioneer
Family shares passion for community band
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am
Northwoods Habitat: Online contest provides Toyota Tundra to home-focused nonprofit
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am
More than 115 boys and girls from fifth- to eighth-grade are participating in the seventh annual Show Choir Camp at Bemidji High School. The group will conclude camp with a concert, highlighting three songs with dance routines mixed with some solos, at noon Friday in the high school auditorium. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Focus intense at Show Choir Camp
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am
Driver pleads guilty in fatal crash
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am
Rotary Club: Young professionals sought for program
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am