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RLWD's Jesme earns state award
GigaZone now in Laporte, Becida and Solway
Christmas gift wrap fundraiser at mall
Top 25 Women in Business nominations
Suicide survivor support group to meet
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU skates to 1-1 draw with LSSU, wins first-ever shootout
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks fall short to Apollo
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Northern knocks off Bemidji State
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers fall flat in 88-61 loss
BHS wrestling in action at Brainerd
Glenn Arnold Conlon
Cloyd Olaf Kilde
Bruce Robert Smith
PRIME TIME: From grieving a loss to celebrating a life
PRIME TIME: A fiery idea for a motion picture
PRIME TIME: Readers Theater volunteers bring performances to elementary schools
PRIME TIME: No pain, no strain, just gain at the Activity Center
PRIME TIME: ‘LAWKI,’ or Life As We Know It
After offending American Indians, Ralphie May backs Standing Rock
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Winter here, ice fishing will start soon
Where to fish when the lakes freeze: Numerous destinations within a few hours’ drive
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
PRIME TIME: Traveling through the landscapes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We deserve respectable representation in government
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Country deserves better from its president
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s restore integrity to election process
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
September 4, 2016
Patt Rall: A bit of this and that
Some of our favorite home town actors are returning to the stage this coming weekend with the Bemidji Community Theater's production of "Bedroom Farce," an adult comedy by British playwright Dan Ayckbourn. Derrick Houle will be directing the play, and the cast includes Dave Moffet...
September 4, 2016 - 12:16am
August 31, 2016
Patt Rall: Much music in Bemidj this week
BEMIDJI — Music is in the air this week, as there are many concerts to choose from. First up is Lance Benson, local composer and musician, who is well received for his playing and singing. He will solo beginning at 2 p.m. today at the amphitheater at the Lake Bemidji State Park,...
August 31, 2016 - 3:05pm
August 28, 2016
A leap of faith: BSU Department of Music concert series returns
BEMIDJI—The BSU Department of Music Bemidji concert series is back. The concert series, which ran for 10 years from 2002 to 2012, recently...
August 28, 2016 - 12:26am
August 21, 2016
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Big Daddy Weave, a contemporary Christian band, will take the stage tonight at the Sanford Center. The band strives to make the...
August 21, 2016 - 12:30am
August 7, 2016
PATT RALL COLUMN: Music is in the air around Bemidji
It seems as if the various musical and theater groups are going full steam toward the end of their seasons, while others are just now sending out their upcoming performance catalogues. The 2016-17 Reif Performing Arts Center's Grand Re-opening Season in Grand Rapids is generous in...
August 7, 2016 - 10:00am
July 31, 2016
Patt Rall: Summer slips into August
Monday is the final day to register for the Animal Portrait Watercolor Workshop with Cindy Agan, an internationally published author of an instructional and art video "Painting Watercolors that Sparkle with Life." Agan's watercolor workshop in Bemidji garnered praise like "....best...
July 31, 2016 - 12:44am
Concert series continues at Lake Bemidji State Park (W/Video)
BEMIDJI—Northern Bass Family Band performed a "Music Under the Pines" community concert July 24 in the amphitheater at Lake Bemidji State...
July 31, 2016 - 12:09am
July 20, 2016
Bemidji Area Community Band concert Sunday
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Area Community Band will present its third summer concert at 7 p.m. Sunday on the south lawn of Bangsberg Hall on the...
July 20, 2016 - 4:02pm
July 17, 2016
Patt Rall: Bemidji truly is a Destination City
We hope that you are enjoying Art in the Park today; the variety of artists is noteworthy.
July 17, 2016 - 12:03am
July 10, 2016
PATT RALL: Bemidji sons return to the stage
Eric Haugen returns to the stage at Bangsberg Fine and Performing Arts Complex tonight at 7 for a concert, sharing the event with pianist Eric Gustafson. The duo will perform: Stravinsky's "Elegie" for solo viola; William Walton Concerto for Cello and Orchestra (adapted for piano...
July 10, 2016 - 12:08am
July 7, 2016
Mississippi Music: New concert series starts at Lake Bemidji waterfront
BEMIDJI -- A new concert series -- Mississippi Music at the Bemidji Waterfront -- started Wednesday night with the Minneapolis band Patty and...
July 7, 2016 - 11:52am
July 5, 2016
Mississippi Music at the Bemidji Waterfront starts Wednesday night
BEMIDJI—Mississippi Music at the Bemidji Waterfront kicks off today with Patty and the Buttons. The new series will be 6 to 8 p.m. each...
July 5, 2016 - 7:05pm
July 4, 2016
Patt Rall: A festive Fourth is on hand
Fulton Gallagher returns to the podium tonight at 7 for the patriotic concert by the Bemidji Area Community Band on the south lawn of Bangsberg Fine and Performing Arts Complex at BSU. The program will include well-known classics to celebrate America, including a beautiful rendition...
July 4, 2016 - 1:24pm
July 3, 2016
'Black and blues' in Bemidji: Folk 'n' Blues Show set for Friday at Rail River Folk School
BEMIDJI—There will be some "black and blues" music coming to Bemidji when Adam Hammer, Dave Cofell and guest guitarist and songwriter Nathan...
July 3, 2016 - 12:55am
BELTRAMI COUNTY FAIR: Setting the 'Stage' for entertainment
BEMIDJI—On the last night of the fair, they'll play as long as you'll listen. Keith Winger, superintendent of the Marilyn Shutter Country Stage at the Beltrami County Fair, recently reflected on the last decade's worth of fair music, noting that the nightly jam sessions typically...
July 3, 2016 - 12:01am