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Tales from the 'Trailer Park': Randy and Mr. Lahey of the ‘Trailer Park Boys’ come to Bemidji
Arts and Entertainment briefs for Sept. 24
Father, daughter duplicate part of Tour de France race
Dobias joins staff of Baker Park Housing
Threat of Grand Forks air base closing off the table for now
Vikings QB grounded by faith, family and football
Former Davies, NDSU athlete Scheel wins men's Wild Hog Marathon in Grand Forks
Woodbury native Brennan Menell making the most of his NHL audition for Wild
Ramirez helps Loons storm past reeling FC Dallas
Wild owner Craig Leipold says it's Stanley Cup or bust this season
David W. O'Brien
James E. Daman
Raymond Jon Kraskey
Richard "Dick" Greenwood
PATT RALL COLUMN: Louie did not go gentle into that good night: Remembering Louis Marchand
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Schools need all of our help for 100 percent grad rate
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When is a police shooting justified?
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Kelly Minter to speak on how suffering can be God 'doing a deeper work'
February 9, 2017
PRIME TIME: Sports in 2017: That big, black bag with everything in it
Kids used to play sports because it was fun, got them out of mom’s hair, or to hang out with friends. While those reasons to play still hold...
February 9, 2017 - 9:31am
PRIME TIME: From Eternity to Here: a non-Calvinist myth
As noted late last year, we live in a physical universe: space, time, matter, energy and such. Scientists have learned much in recent centuries...
February 9, 2017 - 9:29am
PRIME TIME: Snowbirds flock to the call of the southern sun
So came the fall season, when almost all the birds in the North Country respond to the approaching winter by flying south where the warm sun shines brightly almost every day.
February 9, 2017 - 9:27am
PRIME TIME: Volunteers support youth on their road to success
Karie Barry, human resources director at Evergreen Youth & Family Services, gets excited when she talks about the successes she sees at their...
February 9, 2017 - 9:26am
PRIME TIME: Caregiving: When to call for help
In the past 15 years, the number of caregivers has tripled to more than 10 million people over the age of 50. Most of us would like to continue providing care in our own homes for as long as possible.
February 9, 2017 - 9:25am
PRIME TIME: SAC meets the needs of area seniors
The Senior Activity Center is dedicated to meeting the needs of seniors. This month, we are highlighting programs that support safety and personal...
February 9, 2017 - 9:24am
PRIME TIME: Ode to a pencil sharpener (or What’s the Point, Anyway?)
Many machines that were common parts of my growing up survive today as superior tools to digital and electronic upgrades that have all but replaced...
February 9, 2017 - 9:19am
January 12, 2017
PRIME TIME: Stargazers info for 2017
The January 2017 “Sky and Telescope” arrived just after Thanksgiving, to give its readers a heads-up on next year's events. It always comes...
January 12, 2017 - 11:30am
PRIME TIME: New Year’s resolutions -- overrated?
I tend to view things with a mostly positive attitude. . . and when it comes to New Year’s resolutions, I am positive I’m going to fail at them. Miserably.
January 12, 2017 - 11:29am
PRIME TIME: ‘When the rubber meets the road’
In a recent Pioneer article, local writer and author John Eggers humorously described nearly being a victim of an overcrowded workspace, a writer’s...
January 12, 2017 - 11:27am
PRIME TIME: I probably shouldn’t say anything, but. . .
many people, I start a new year by reflecting on the past year and resolving to do better in the future. With the scabs and scars of the stresses...
January 12, 2017 - 11:25am
PRIME TIME: Starting out the year with gratitude
“Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” -- Melody Beattie We at the Senior Activity...
January 12, 2017 - 11:23am
December 8, 2016
PRIME TIME: From grieving a loss to celebrating a life
Not only was my dad well known for his sense of humor and passion for Vikings football, but his love of snowstorms and the Christmas season was nearly contagious. I have fond memories of him offering to run and get milk in a blizzard, even though our fridge was stocked. And when...
December 8, 2016 - 12:16pm
PRIME TIME: Readers Theater volunteers bring performances to elementary schools
An energetic group of RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) volunteers with a passion for helping and encouraging students to read, presented...
December 8, 2016 - 12:03pm
PRIME TIME: No pain, no strain, just gain at the Activity Center
Psychologists tell us there are two overwhelming subjects that adults strive hard to avoid -- pain and boredom. Neither category seemed apparent...
December 8, 2016 - 12:03pm