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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Robins are always a delight of spring
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Snow won't impact progress of most fish spawning
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Growing beans from seed to harvest
Up a tree!
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Are you kidding me?
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September 25, 2016
Art briefs - Sunday, Sept. 25
Farm By The Lake holds annual festival BAGLEY— The third annual Festival at The Farm By The Lake was held Sept. 11. The festival ran smoothly...
September 25, 2016 - 7:20am
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
We hope that you are enjoying this fall as much as we are: the boat is still in the water; nice sunny and wood-splitting days are here. Desserts by Design, the eighth annual delight of savory and sweet editions in support of the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra, is being held at 7 tonight...
September 25, 2016 - 6:00am
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Symphony Orchestra will open its 78th season Legends & Lore, with the concert "Planetary Legends" at 3 p.m. Oct. 2...
September 25, 2016 - 5:50am
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
BEMIDJI—Justin Moore and the "Kinda Don't Care Tour" will visit Bemidji on Saturday at the Sanford Center. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and...
September 25, 2016 - 5:30am
Trio of Tunemakers
BEMIDJI—Grammy-nominated singer Gavin DeGraw, multi-platinum selling singer Andy Grammer and Wrabel will perform at Bemidji's Sanford Center...
September 25, 2016 - 4:00am
September 18, 2016
Musician Bill Utter honored
Bill Utter, area country music musician, was honored on Sept. 10 at Port Hope Township Hall. He was given a plaque thanking him for his years...
September 18, 2016 - 6:42am
September 11, 2016
Patt Rall: Fall is painting the trees — quickly
There is no doubt about the outcome—glorious sugar maple and oak trees starting to decorate the lovely fall we have come to eagerly anticipate in northern Minnesota...no more tornadoes!
September 11, 2016 - 12:23am
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