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Police Chief Mike Mastin reads for Central students
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Rev. Vernon A. Nelson
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John Eggers: How cold is it?
Northland Stargazing: Open clusters, saints' days, and the vernal equinox
Cyndi Fenske: March into the Library
Patrick Guilfoile: Shining light on obesity
A NATIVE VOICE: Education: What is it?
To play in Paris: Bemidji organist to perform this summer at Notre Dame Cathedral
Pioneer Previews: Much to do as March approaches
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 22
Pioneer Previews: Time to 'Go for Baroque' with the BSO
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 22
Blane Klemek: Here one day and gone the next
DNR to fly elk surveys in northwest Minnesota
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Blane Klemek: The mystery of Minnesota's black bears
Outdoors notebook for Feb. 13
Byron York: White House traps itself in terrorism word games
Danny Tyree: ‘The Sound of Music’ turns 50
Joe Guzzardi: Obama’s overreach
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There are two sides to entitlement programs
Tom Purcell: Snow’s silver lining
January 4, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Arts for all tastes coming up
With the dawn of the New Year, new initiatives are beginning to raise interest in the lull of wintertime. For example, the highly successful fundraiser for the Beltrami County History Center played to a full house, as who doesn't like to play "Clue?" What is even more interesting...
January 4, 2015 - 12:00am
December 21, 2014
Pioneer Previews: Dregni reads perfect for holiday break
This time of year, we turn inward toward our family and friends to continue our holiday traditions or start ones with newly established familial relationships. The concerts are done, presents still need to be wrapped — we're using bags this year to save some time for relaxing...
December 21, 2014 - 12:22am
Bemidji sings for the holidays
BEMIDJI -- Troy Foss has been thinking Christmas for the past eight months. Foss, owner of Supple Studio, recently released "Christmas in Bemidji," a CD featuring 12 tracks by local artists. The idea for this project was based on the concept of the Cities 97 Sampler, available...
entertainment / music
December 21, 2014 - 12:16am
December 14, 2014
A bit of Danish flavor: Choir performances to feature a nod to exchange student from Denmark
BEMIDJI -- The annual holiday concert featuring the Bemidji High School choirs will have an international flair this week, thanks in part to one of its members. Jacob Friis-Hasché, 16, a native of Copenhagen, Denmark, is among 13 foreign exchange students enrolled at BHS this...
news / local
December 14, 2014 - 12:44am
Pioneer Previews: Music for the holidays — and the food shelf
The last few Christmas events are coming up quickly and one of the "most looked forward to" is the annual Bemidji State University Varsity Singers because non-auditioned singers are pleased to add their voices to the holiday scene under the direction of adjunct professor of choral...
December 14, 2014 - 12:13am
December 7, 2014
An everlasting tour comes to Bemidji: Martina McBride to highlight latest album of classic songs
BEMIDJI -- "Everlasting" is not only the name of Martina McBride's newest album, but it can be applied to her musical career also, as the popular female vocalist approaches her 25th year on the mainstream music scene, having racked up 20 top-10 hits and six No. 1 singles in that timeframe. McBride,...
entertainment / music
December 7, 2014 - 12:37am
Pioneer Previews: Winter joy, winter cold and winter fun
The Bemidji Chorale's 35th annual Winter Concert will be held today at 3 and 7 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church of Bemidji, 2508 Washington Ave. SE. The concert is conducted by Patricia Mason, accompanied by Wayne Hoff, and features a wide variety of programming. Beginning with...
December 7, 2014 - 12:26am
November 30, 2014
Pioneer Previews: Of 'Fiddler' and First Fridays for December
Thank you Bemidji, for making so many people happy: Bemidji Community Theater hosted more than 1,700 attendees at its home base in the historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji.
November 30, 2014 - 12:33am
November 23, 2014
Pioneer Previews: Holiday Showcase today at BHS Performing Arts Center
The winter season isn't even here, but the fall season is in full swing with all the holiday events to be finished before the semester ends with winter concerts at BSU, the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra and the final performance at 2 p.m. of "Fiddler on the Roof," a collaboration of...
November 23, 2014 - 12:21am
November 16, 2014
Pioneer Previews: A busy arts scene
Snow or not, the arts scene in Bemidji today is in full swing and once again choices need to be made about what to see and enjoy. There is a 2 p.m. performance of "Fiddler on the Roof" adapted by the folk stories of Sholem Aleichem, at the Historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji....
November 16, 2014 - 12:36am
'Tis the season: Mannheim Steamroller performs Thursday at the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- As part of the 30th anniversary of its Christmas Tour, Mannheim Steamroller will perform a holiday concert on Thursday at the Sanford Center. The show will be directed by Grammy Award winner Chip Davis and will feature classic Christmas hits from Mannheim Steamroller...
November 16, 2014 - 12:00am
November 9, 2014
Switchfoot is 'Fading West' with Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- After a year of touring behind an album and film, both of which are titled "Fading West," alternative rockers Switchfoot will be hitting Bemidji during the final trek of shows. "We've never been that far north in Minnesota," said Chad Butler, who has played drums for...
entertainment / music
November 9, 2014 - 8:27am
Pioneer Previews: No rest in November
This is the time of year when "couch potatoes" know no friends, for the deer season is open and the hunters are out in the fields; football and other outdoor sports abound and music lovers can almost go from one venue to another. We hope that you were able to enjoy "Wizard of Oz,"...
November 9, 2014 - 12:27am
November 2, 2014
Pioneer Previews: November may be cold but arts scene heats up
The first week of a very busy November in the arts community begins today with a Wind Ensemble performance at 3 p.m. on the main stage of Bangsberg Fine and Performing Arts Center of Bemidji State University. There's also a brass band playing this week, as well as the BSU faculty...
November 2, 2014 - 12:11am