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UPDATED: Hunter's death near Little Falls being investigated as homicide
BSU unveils $1 million student media center (photo gallery)
Shopping spree!: Local emergency officials help children buy Christmas presents
History Mystery returns to the Beltrami County History Center
Crime report for Dec. 6
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Dibble learning to compete for Beavers
BSU to host softball camp
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks ‘flip’ the script, beat Hibbing
AUTO RACING: Awards handed out at speedway banquet
Coleman highlights BSU track and field’s 2016-17 opener
Monica Louise Johnston
Bruce Robert Smith
Ray O. Carpenter
Bruce Robert Smith
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
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
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s restore integrity to election process
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
Paul Bunyan Playhouse
July 2, 2014
Spellcheck: To 'Bee' or not to 'Bee' -- Tony Award-winning play next up for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
BEMIDJI -- There is something to be said for the brutal honesty of youth. Just what that is, we can talk about later. But for now, tickets...
July 2, 2014 - 12:12am
June 19, 2014
'I Do! I Do!' opens at Playhouse
BEMIDJI -- The first musical of the Paul Bunyan Playhouse season opens tonight at 7:30 p.m. in the Historic Chief Theatre. This opening is a...
June 19, 2014 - 2:59pm
June 4, 2014
PAUL BUNYAN PLAYHOUSE SEASON OPENER: Nothing quiet about 'Noises Off'
If you go What: "Noises Off," opening of Paul Bunyan Playhouse's 64th summer season. Where: Historic Chief Theater, downtown Bemidji. When:...
June 4, 2014 - 4:01pm
March 26, 2014
Disney’s “My Son Pinocchio — Geppetto’s Musical Tale” to be presented
Bemidji Community Theater and Paul Bunyan Playhouse will present Disney’s “My Son Pinocchio — Geppetto’s Musical Tale” starting this...
March 26, 2014 - 12:43am
December 4, 2013
'The King and I' opens Friday
Actors Robert Saxton (King) and Julia Conlon (Anna) rehearse a scene from Rogers and Hammerstein’s “The King and I,” which is presented...
December 4, 2013 - 10:41pm
July 30, 2013
Love letters: "She Loves Me" a classic tale of comedy, romance
BEMIDJI - "Dear Friend, "If we are lucky, every once in awhile, we get a peek at a love that gives reassurance that all is well with this world....
July 30, 2013 - 6:52pm
July 17, 2013
Soaring through laughs: "Boeing Boeing" opens at Paul Bunyan Playhouse
BEMIDJI — Artistic director Zach Curtis gives the audience a first-class ticket to fun in Marc Camoletti’s hilarious, classic ‘60s comedy,...
July 17, 2013 - 9:40am
July 16, 2013
Up in the air: "Boeing Boeing" opens at Paul Bunyan Playhouse
BEMIDJI -- Artistic director Zach Curtis gives the audience a first-class ticket to fun in Marc Camoletti's hilarious, classic '60s comedy, "Boeing...
July 16, 2013 - 11:29pm
July 3, 2013
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ opens tonight at Paul Bunyan Playhouse
By Natalie Grosfield Special to the Pioneer BEMIDJI — Do you recall where you were when you heard your first ghost story? Listening...
July 3, 2013 - 12:25am
June 19, 2013
'Dancing at Lughnasa’ new show at Paul Bunyan Playhouse
BY Natalie Grosfield Special to the Pioneer BEMIDJI — Some things are so breathtakingly beautiful, they last only for a moment —...
June 19, 2013 - 12:04am
June 4, 2013
Guys on Ice kicks off PBP season
By Natalie Grosfield Special to The Pioneer BEMIDJI — After this past winter, ice fishing may be the furthest thing from our...
June 4, 2013 - 5:15pm
January 10, 2013
Curtis returns to Paul Bunyan Playhouse; auditions set for Jan. 21
BEMIDJI – Zach Curtis will return to the Paul Bunyan Playhouse as artistic director for a seventh year, a news release issued Thursday said. “His return to the Playhouse makes him the one of the two longest tenured directors in their 63 year history,” the release said. Curtis...
January 10, 2013 - 11:23pm
November 20, 2012
Pioneer Editorial: Cheers and Jeers
Job fair addresses area’s needs Thursday’s Bemidji Regional Job Fair attracted about 40 local and regional employers and provided an opportunity for job seekers to explore their options. But it also pointed out a challenge for northwestern Minnesota: the need to teach the skills...
November 20, 2012 - 12:11am
November 7, 2012
"Oliver" to open Friday in Bemidji
Actors Kris Cannon, left, and Rob Aitken react to a request from Tommy Saxton during rehearsal for “Oliver,” a play opening at 7:30 p.m....
November 7, 2012 - 11:58pm
October 31, 2012
Pals team up for leading roles in ‘Oliver!’ production
BEMIDJI – When the lights go up on “Oliver” next week at the historic Chief Theater, a story about a orphan boy will be told by family...
October 31, 2012 - 11:33pm