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August 2, 2012
Some of the Bemidji players for "Seussical" now at the Paul Bunyan Playhouse are smiling after leaving their first musical rehearsal at Headwaters School for Music and the Arts. From left to right are Libby Sorenson, Eric Benson, Chuck Deeter and Matthew Jedlicka. Missing from the photo are Jade Hunt from Bemidji and Emily Warden from Blackduck. Patt Rall | Bemidji Pioneer
Bemidji area cast members gather for 'Seussical'
August 2, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Murder charge filed in death of Pine River man
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
July 29, 2012
The Cass Lake Rib Fest wound down Saturday after a three- day run. Attendance was good this year with great weather and lots of food and other vendors. Carrie Jones, new Leech Lake Tribal Chairwoman was the Grand Marshall of the Parade. Submitted Phot0
Cass Lake celebrates with Rib Fest
July 29, 2012 - 12:00am
On Friday at the Cass Lake Rib Fest, the karaoke contest awarded $750 in prizes courtesy of the Palace Casino & Hotel. 1st place winner was Lindsey Pressman ($500), 2nd place Mariah Moen ($250), 3rd place Courtney Gunsaulis ($100) and 4th place Kyle Rok (WeFest tickets). Submitted Phot0
Karaoke winners
July 29, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
Levi Tomlinson of Bemidji tosses out the first pitch Thursday before the start of the Cal Ripken Baseball 10 and Under Midwest Plains Regional tournament at Mark Evenson Fields. Levi, 3, is the grandson of the fields' namesake. Steve wagner | Bemidji Pioneer
Cal Ripken 10 and under regional tournament under way
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
Woman sentenced for furnishing alcohol to teens
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 26, 2012
Pilot suffers minor injuries in helicopter crash near Akeley
July 26, 2012 - 11:09am
July 24, 2012
Political community mourns loss of journalist
July 24, 2012 - 12:50am
Recovery funds sought for storm damage
July 24, 2012 - 12:48am
Brad Swenson, former political editor of the Bemidji Pioneer, died Sunday at his home. "He always had the most insightful questions to get at what the session was going to be about," recalled state Sen. Rod Skoe, DFL-Clearbrook. "Just a great guy to visit with."
'One of a kind': Community, politicians remember longtime Pioneer reporter Brad Swenson
July 24, 2012 - 12:41am
July 22, 2012
Several women participating Saturday in the Paul Bunyan Triathlon finish the biking segment of the race, running their bikes to the transition area before beginning the run segment of the event. The swim, bike and run event began in 2006. Results for this year's race will be published in the Pioneer this week. STEVE WAGNER | BEMIDJI PIONEER
Racers compete in Paul Bunyan Triathlon
July 22, 2012 - 12:00am
Cass Lake Rib Fest ready for three-day run
July 22, 2012 - 12:00am
Students in the News
July 22, 2012 - 12:00am
July 20, 2012
If you haven't checked your favorite blueberry picking site you may want to visit it soon. These bushes of blueberries were found north of Bemidji. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Blueberries by Bemidji
July 20, 2012 - 12:04am
Mark Hilde, left, and Lynn Halmrast reminisce Thursday about their experiences 30 years ago aboard the Hjemkomst replica Viking ship. The ship is now the crown jewel of the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead, Minn. Michael Vosburg | Forum communications
30th anniversary of Hjemkomst to be honored
July 20, 2012 - 12:00am