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Bemidji Master Chef competition Oct. 11
Search continues for 3 men missing on Lake of the Woods
A big 'Little' show: Little Big Town, one of the hottest country acts, to perform in Bemidji on Thursday
Bemidji Boo Dash set
Annual Bemidji Rotary Club spaghetti feed
MEN'S COLLEGE HOCKEY: Freshmen shine for BSU in exhibition victory (w/ photo gallery)
BACK IN THE LAKE: Bemidji State runs past U-Mary for sixth straight homecoming win (PHOTO GALLERY)
MEN'S COLLEGE HOCKEY: Experienced Beavers ready for next step; exhibition opener today
COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: No. 9 Northern State overpowers Beavers in sweep
PREP SOCCER: Bemidji boys settle for scoreless draw with top-rated Sartell
Lorraine Ida Krob (nee Brady)
Lela Blanche Conlon
Edward Arthur Weiskopf
Darby Joseph Whalen
John Eggers: The best duck hunt ever
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Like geese, we all need a lift from time to time
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Some successes, and failures, for the 2015 season
Cyndi L. Fenske: Library is fun way to get away in October
A fly on the wall: Behind-the-scenes at the Great Northern Radio Show's live performance (W/PHOTO GALLERY)
Ready to rhythm to ribbits: The Fattenin' Frogs to hold album release concert in Bemidji
Arts Briefs for 09/27/2015
OFF THE RECORD BLOG: Look at the desert planet Jakku with this ‘Star Wars: Force Awakens’ immersive 360 video
Tim McGraw joins Eric Church as WE Fest headliner
Bemidji to get a bit 'Reckless': Bryan Adams set to play Sanford Center on Thursday
Blane Klemek: The annual migration has arrived in the northwoods
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Walleye bite should be picking up
HUNTING: Managers optimistic about waterfowl prospects in area as opener approaches
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fall migrations can be simple or complex
Blane Klemek: Humming along with the hummingbirds
Sutter - Hoyum engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BHS volleyball teams to host ovarian cancer awareness night
Ray Mosby: Power of the press: Why newspapers matter
Alexander McCoy and Jacqueline Lopour: All in the political family for 2016
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Coats for the Community program enjoys successful year
Michael Reagan: Republicans can’t win in 2016 by losing now
July 6, 2015
Bryan Adams to play Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Bryan Adams will perform at the Sanford Center in Bemidji as part of his "Reckless Anniversary Tour." The Bemidji show is scheduled...
July 6, 2015 - 5:03pm
July 5, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Perfect holiday weekend for the Community Band!
BEMIDJI—On this Fourth of July weekend, the Bemidji Area Community Band will present a patriotic summer concert at 7 tonight on the south...
July 5, 2015 - 12:29am
June 28, 2015
First Friday, fireworks and fun on tap
A big "Welcome" to the visitors to Bemidji for the Fourth of July celebration and the Water Carnival. Start the week off with a 2 p.m. concert...
June 28, 2015 - 12:36am
June 22, 2015
A true community band: Outdoor concert season begins tonight at BSU
The time-honored tradition of summer band concerts by the Bemidji Area Community Band continues at 7 p.m. today on the south lawn of Bangsberg...
entertainment / music
June 22, 2015 - 9:43am
June 21, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: A lot to do on Dad's day--EMDASH--and the rest of the week
Happy Father's Day to all fathers, to-be fathers and wanna-be fathers. This is a full day of entertainment, look and choose carefully for you...
June 21, 2015 - 12:16am
June 12, 2015
Fiddle Camp concert
Amelia Johnson (left) and Madeline Larson were among the 24 musicians participating in the Third Annual Fiddle Camp on Friday afternoon, which...
News / local
June 12, 2015 - 7:21pm
June 7, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Matinees, Scandinavians and slams on tap
There is a 3 p.m. matinee today of "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change," the musical that is a comedic romp, where four actors play 40 roles...
June 7, 2015 - 12:48am
May 31, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Not 'Least' of all, there's a Nordic Showcase, too
The Least of These Social Change Boutique and Art Studio has joined the First Friday Art Walk event. The store and studio are located at 310...
May 31, 2015 - 12:35am
May 24, 2015
Pioneer Previews: A gala of support for BSU
The annual Opera Night Gala, produced and directed by Fulton Gallagher, will support upcoming student performers and will feature outstanding voice faculty BSU's Department of Music will be held Friday and Saturday. The Gala will begin with a 5:30 p.m. cash bar on the Lakeside...
May 24, 2015 - 12:16am
May 23, 2015
BMS band program informational meeting, instrument display night on Wednesday
BEMIDJI -- An instrument display and informational meeting on the band program at Bemidji Middle School will take place 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday in the media center at the school, 1910 Middle School Ave. NW. Parents and students can meet the middle school band directors and learn more...
News / local
May 23, 2015 - 3:45pm
May 17, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Music and 'Murder on the Nile' fill up the week
A busy day for theater and music today as there is a 2 p.m. matinee of the mystery play "Murder on the Nile" on the main stage of Bangsberg Fine...
May 17, 2015 - 12:39am
Soaring singers: Bemidji Chorale concert tonight before Carnegie Hall and NYC beckon
BEMIDJI—Before they hit the big stage in New York, Bemidji residents will get to once again here the masterful voices of the Bemidji Chorale. The...
May 17, 2015 - 12:01am
May 11, 2015
Proud to preserve Podipto: 70s-era Bemidji band's story on being signed, the Wrecking Crew and its new life on CD
BEMIDJI—A son's project to remaster and release material from his father's long-ago band took longer than he expected. In fact, it became...
entertainment / music
May 11, 2015 - 6:01pm
Little Big Town announces Bemidji show
BEMIDJI -- The Grammy-award winning country band Little Big Town will perform at Bemidji’s Sanford Center in October. The band is adding...
entertainment / music
May 11, 2015 - 3:06pm
May 10, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Spring is in the air for the arts
Happy Mother's Day to all mothers in all and any combination! On this happy occasion, there will be stories, songs and music with Stina Fagertun,...
May 10, 2015 - 12:39am