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September 2, 2015
Lisa Rother, owner of Rother’s Just Desserts, adds leaves made of gumpaste to a cake she was decorating.  Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneerplay button
A piece of cake: Owner of Rother’s Just Desserts locally designs and bakes cakes (w/ video)
September 2, 2015 - 5:06pm
August 21, 2015
Chris Coborn steers the Chester Charles II while he tells the passengers the history of Lake Itasca and the Mississippi Headwaters area during a boat tour on Aug. 12. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidi Pioneer) play button
OUT AND ABOUT: Touring through time: Family connections strong for Lake Itasca Tours (w/ video)
August 21, 2015 - 9:46am
August 12, 2015
 Danielle Stone, right, discusses a painting on hers with fellow artist Kari Townsdin at the Leech Lake Art League art show and sale held Friday and Saturday in Walker. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
OUT AND ABOUT: A self-taught artist (w/ video)
August 12, 2015 - 9:48pm
Tammy Tisland, of Hines, an auctioneer for the past 15 years, was recently crowned the 2015 International Auctioneer Championships’ Women’s Division Champion.  (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) 
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OUT AND ABOUT: Right ‘call’ for her career, Hines woman goes from selling antiques at shop to selling items as an auctioneer (w/ video)
August 12, 2015 - 9:46pm
July 29, 2015
Jamie Jacobson has been the recreation coordinator for the City of Bemidji Parks and Recreation department for three years. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
A little bit of everything: Jamie Jacobson has been the recreation coordinator for the Bemidji Parks and Recreation department for the past three years (W/ VIDEO)
July 29, 2015 - 5:38pm
July 22, 2015
DeeJay Arens is a local author and playwright and co-owner of Saaren Productions. He also works at Harmony Natural Foods Co-op as the coordinator for marketing and member-owner services. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
OUT AND ABOUT: The art of staying busy (video)
July 22, 2015 - 6:14pm
July 15, 2015
George Zimmerman, a local fish carver, recently took first place in the novice division at the World Fish Carving Championships held in Springfield, Mo. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
OUT AND ABOUT: No fish out of water: Zimmerman has honed his craft of fish carving (video)
July 15, 2015 - 3:33pm
Jodi Kroeger is in her third year as Event Lead for Relay for Life of Beltrami County. She was inspired to join Relay for Life after the death of a close friend, Toni Gersich. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Inspired by Toni: Jodie Kroeger devotes her time to Relay for Life in memory of close friend
July 15, 2015 - 3:30pm
June 23, 2015
Julia Dancker has an impressive collection of Paul and Babe memorabilia including several buttons featuring the pair, postcards, 
photos and advertisements. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
OUT AND ABOUT: Partial to the pair: Local woman has impressive collection of Paul and Babe memorabilia
June 23, 2015 - 9:17am
June 16, 2015
Jackson, left, and Riley Finnegan hold the trophies that Riley has received for being Northern Elementary’s top fundraiser during the American Heart Association's Jump Rope for Heart. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
VIDEO: A heart for helping:Bemidji family does its best to help American Heart Association
June 16, 2015 - 6:21pm
Dan Karalus has been executive director of the Beltrami County Historical Society since July 2013.  (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
VIDEO: A historical job: Beltrami County Historical Society executive director Dan Karalus wears many hats
June 16, 2015 - 6:20pm
June 10, 2015
Keila McCracken, a local sustainable fashion designer, is preparing for a trip to London to bring home a Hattersley Loom. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) 
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OUT AND ABOUT: Her passion ‘looms’ large, Bemidji woman moves forward with goal . . . and a loom . . . for sustainable fashion design (W/ VIDEO)
June 10, 2015 - 7:52pm
May 20, 2015
Douglas Johnson points out a bird while walking along a trail in Nymore. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
OUT AND ABOUT: A bird’s eye view: Local birder has had interest in feathered friends all his life
May 20, 2015 - 8:50pm
May 13, 2015
Corey Medina, a local musician who moved to the Bemidji area two years ago, will host an album release party May 16 at the Historic Chief Theater.  (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
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VIDEO: OUT AND ABOUT: Medina a music man
May 13, 2015 - 3:25pm
May 5, 2015
Elizabeth Andrews took on the role manager of the Senior Activity Center on Nov. 6.
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OUT AND ABOUT: Andrews enjoys her role as manager of Senior Activity Center
May 5, 2015 - 6:56pm