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Five die in crash with semi in western South Dakota
Popular Minnesota Court of Appeals judge, former attorney retires after 40 year career
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Western Minnesota town's residents seek to help fearful immigrants
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LIBRARY CORNER: Ready for summer at the Library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Making a case for wood ticks
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
Intermediate Watercolors class with Jane Freeman
Young Songwriters Workshop set for June 17
Season tickets for 2017-18 BSO season
Cass Lake Bena student wins Congressional Art Competition
‘Color of Life’ exhibit at library
Public celebration at Big Bog
FISH TALES: Pam Johnson on Lake Winnie
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Warmer temps should lead to better bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: House sparrows and European starlings are hardy survivors
New upgrades at Norway Beach campgrounds
Torry's Van Benefit
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tanner left an indelible mark on many lives
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
February 27, 2017
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb. 26
Ceramic works at Talley Gallery BEMIDJI—Recent work by six artists who have won McKnight Foundation Fellowships and Residencies will be...
February 27, 2017 - 4:10pm
February 26, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Start the Spring with scents in the air
The inventive and professional professor of voice at BSU, Cory Renbarger is staging a modern comedic opera "SPEED DATING TONIGHT!" Music and words by Michael Ching based on a concept by Dean Anthony. The title gives the clue that it is a comedy about a bunch of people who come to...
February 26, 2017 - 10:15am
February 23, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BHS bands do Bemidji proud
The best kept secret in Minnesota was on display once again as the Bemidji High School musicians played an amazing concert at the Convention...
February 23, 2017 - 7:04am
February 22, 2017
Letter to the Editor: BHS bands are class acts
Congratulations to music students of Bemidji High School for their outstanding performance at the Minnesota Music Educators Association conference...
February 22, 2017 - 8:00am
February 19, 2017
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
Creative Spirit Fiber Festival coming up BEMIDJI—Watermark Art Center and Willow Wood Market will host the fourth annual Creative Spirit...
February 19, 2017 - 9:15am
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
"Legends and Lore," the long-awaited return of Bemidji Symphony Orchestra will happen at 3 p.m. today at the Bemidji High School Performing Arts...
February 19, 2017 - 9:00am
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
BEMIDJI—Stephen Carlson, professor of music at BSU, will perform some of his favorite classical piano works during a free recital set for...
February 19, 2017 - 8:15am
February 12, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Romantic escapades galore in the arts
Though not the usual story of love and compassion, "The Elephant Man," as written by Bernard Pomerance and directed Julie Kaiser for Bemidji...
February 12, 2017 - 9:30am
Headwaters Music Showcase set for Feb. 24
BEMIDJI—Headwaters School of Music and the Arts will host a music showcase at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, at the school, 519 Minnesota Ave. NW. The informal concert will feature the talents of Headwaters music instructors and guest area musicians. Performers include Carolyn Towler,...
February 12, 2017 - 6:45am
February 8, 2017
Prince, George Michael to get Grammy tributes
LOS ANGELES—Prince and George Michael will be honored at the Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 12, with separate tributes, but organizers did...
February 8, 2017 - 1:15pm
February 6, 2017
Minn. police department threatens drunk drivers with Justin Bieber dancing
Need to sober up? How about watching Justin Bieber dance? A tweet from the Wyoming, Minn., police department during Sunday night's Super Bowl...
February 6, 2017 - 11:12am
February 5, 2017
Arts briefs, Sunday, Feb. 5
New landscape mural in downtown Bemidji BEMIDJI—A new mural "Landscape of Sound" was recently painted by artist Paula Swenson between Second...
February 5, 2017 - 7:00am
BSU waits on Legislature as budget shortfall approaches
BEMIDJI—BSU administrators are grappling with a multi-million dollar projected shortfall while they wait for concrete budget numbers from...
February 5, 2017 - 6:41am
Patt Rall column: Fast and furious songs, rhythms and lyrics
When someone comments that there is nothing to do in this town, just show them a copy of the Pioneer or one of the posters in store windows....
February 5, 2017 - 6:00am
January 29, 2017
Bemidji area arts briefs for Sunday, Jan. 29
Gallery North offers free art classes BEMIDJI—Gallery North will offer free classes during February's "Warm Your Heart With A Little Art." Pre-registration is necessary as class sizes are limited. Registration forms are available 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday at...
January 29, 2017 - 10:38am