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Babe City Rollers host bout to benefit Humane Society
Court Report: Sentencings for April 27
Special Olympics holds chili fundraiser and silent auction
Armstrong holds book release party
Fundraiser dinner held for Isaac Londo family
BASEBALL: Beavers end rough season with a sweep of U-Mary
COLLEGE HOCKEY NOTEBOOK: No shootouts for WCHA this season
BHS to honor 5 new Hall of Fame members Monday
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen lose game, quarterback in 55-28 loss to Green Bay
BOYS GOLF: BHS improves still, finishes 9th at Fergus Falls
David Walter Lehmann
Helen St. Peter
Fredrick "Fred" Henson
Patrick Guilfoile: Measles — more deadly than Ebola
John Eggers column: Make your fishing opener memorable
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Flowers and herbs benefit the vegetable garden
John Eggers: What is right with the world?
Library Corner: Library to celebrate Star Wars Day on May 4
The Table Tour: Steven Curtis Chapman brings Christian music acts to perform in Bemidji
PIONEER PREVIEWS: BSO concludes 76th season with some Mozart
Pioneer Previews: Brass on tap Monday at Bangsberg
Art briefs - Sunday April 26
A life of dancing for Suzy and Hondo: Local dance instructors, enthusiasts to open for The Broadway Dolls tonight
Gone Fishin': Duane, John Peterson and their business are Hall of Fame worthy
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Although rare, observing black bears a fascinating sight
Photo of the Day: Immature eagle
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Water levels remain a concern as opener nears
Blane Klemek: The bluebird, few have received as much attention as they
Stratton birthday celebration
Ferden birthday celebration
Henry-Van Sickle engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The real and full truth needs to be known
Bob Franken: The outside-in media
Will Durst: The wild heartbreak of oversharing
Susan Stamper Brown: Where was God during the earthquake in Nepal?
Tom Purcell: Legal monkey business
April 21, 2015
Upstream TV to disband, reorganize
BEMIDJI—Upstream TV is to be dissolved, so it can begin anew. Upstream Board Member Roy C. Booth told the city's Public Affairs Committee on Monday that the cable access station's nonprofit status expired in November. The station went off the air for about a week in late...
April 21, 2015 - 10:20am
January 30, 2015
WCCO-TV to visit, broadcast from Bemidji next week
BEMIDJI -- WCCO-TV is coming to Bemidji next week. On Thursday, WCCO-TV anchor Frank Vascellaro and meteorologist Chris Shaffer will pull into Bemidji as part of their "Goin' to the (Frozen) Lake" series. Throughout the day Thursday and Friday, Vascellaro and Shaffer will visit...
January 30, 2015 - 4:47pm
January 29, 2015
Pioneer takes home 11 awards: Draper receives top photography honor (photo gallery)
BLOOMINGTON -- Bemidji Pioneer photographer Monte Draper earned a top honor and the Pioneer collected 11 awards Thursday in the state's Better Newspaper Contest. Awards were presented at the Minnesota Newspaper Association's 148th annual convention. Draper, in his 30th year...
news / local
January 29, 2015 - 7:05pm
January 10, 2015
Rick Jensen: Liberal media dogs Palin
A funny thing happened on the way to a news story: ABC and NBC were again distracted by friendly noise from fellow leftwing travelers. Sarah Palin, whose name is to liberals as flame is to moths, made public comments agreeing with tea partiers across America that Steve Scalise, the...
opinion / editorial
January 10, 2015 - 10:54pm
December 2, 2014
Bob Franken: All sides hate the media
Everyone is a media critic. President Barack Obama, unsuccessfully pleading for a peaceful reaction to the grand jury exoneration of policeman Darren Wilson, made it a point to show his scorn by describing the coverage of the "negative reaction" on the ground as exploitive "good TV."...
opinion / commentary
December 2, 2014 - 12:59am
November 22, 2014
Media boycott of Obama's speech irresponsible
ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox's boycott of President Obama's speech about immigration is irresponsible. These media empires have vast reach and influence. It is the media's responsibility to communicate such speeches to the people of the United States so that the people can be more informed...
opinion / letters
November 22, 2014 - 2:17am
January 10, 2014
Joe Gandelman: Invasion of the political media body snatchers
(Sigh.) And so we see another example of a cable political personality’s previous branding bite the dust. Another apology. Another brand altered. This time it was MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry, the writer and political science professor at Tulane University. When her weekend show...
opinion / commentary
January 10, 2014 - 12:13am
August 31, 2012
Joe Gandelman: News media faces bigger challenges this election year
PUEBLO, Colo. — Welcome to election year, when each party’s candidates will be pilloried by partisans, but the consistent target of the most tiresome clichés will be the news media. Yes, that mean old news media that conservatives call the “liberal news media.” Yes, that...
opinion / commentary
August 31, 2012 - 1:48am