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Bemidji City Council to review street projects
PHOTOS OF THE MONTH: November to remember
Thompson donates to Northwoods Women's Shelter
Book club meets Dec. 12
Arts and entertainment briefs for Dec. 4
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Big run lifts Red Lake past Fosston
BOYS BASKETBALL: Warriors run past Greyhounds
Lumberjack gymnasts compete at Perham
WRESTLING: Bemidji, other area teams compete at Olson Memorial Tournament
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Huskies top BSU men, 98-95
Robert (Bob) Kamrowski
Vivian D. Bye
Gerald "Jerry" Duane Morrow
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
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?
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
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Holiday movie madness
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: 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
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
FOOTBALL: Beavers win Mineral Water Bowl for first-ever postseason victory
April 20, 2016
CITY GOVERNMENT: Council closes meeting to review annexation litigation
BEMIDJI—Ongoing litigation for the city of Bemidji in regard to the long-standing annexation issue was the subject of a closed session during Monday's City Council meeting. The closed portion was to speak about the city's legal strategies moving forward after a court hearing...
April 20, 2016 - 6:35pm
April 19, 2016
Dinosaur exhibit coming to Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- The interactive exhibit Discover the Dinosaurs is coming to Bemidji, officials said Tuesday. The walk-through, interactive exhibit...
April 19, 2016 - 4:27pm
April 18, 2016
Alice Cooper to play Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Rock icon Alice Cooper will perform in Bemidji in October, officials said today. The show, “Spend the Night with Alice Cooper,”...
April 18, 2016 - 10:40am
April 14, 2016
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Leaders made right move to nix comedy act
I think it was wise for the city of Bemidji to cancel the comedy act at the Sanford Center. I agree with professor Anton Treuer, who had the right idea. With three American Indian reservations in the immediate area it was a good sign that the leaders in the community in Bemidji thought...
April 14, 2016 - 2:20pm
April 11, 2016
UPDATED: Webb leaves Sanford Center helm: Cronin named new Executive Director of Bemidji arena
BEMIDJI -- The next few weeks will be a time of transition for Curtis Webb and the Sanford Center in Bemidji. On Monday, Webb announced that...
April 11, 2016 - 7:13pm
April 10, 2016
Michael Londra’s Celtic Fire to perform April 28 at the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI — St. Patrick’s Day may be long over, but there will be plenty of Irish culture taking over the Sanford Center on April 28. Michael...
April 10, 2016 - 12:23am
April 8, 2016
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: City was wrong to censor comedy act
Comrade Nate Mathews, probably at the direction of the good comrades of the Bemidji City Council, has decreed that the proletariat of Bemidji must be protected from shock comic Ralphie May. They have blacklisted Mr. May. This is censorship. This act is condescending and paternalistic...
April 8, 2016 - 7:45pm
16th Annual Indoor Garage Sale & Craft Show set for Saturday
The 16th Annual Indoor Garage Sale & Craft Show is set for 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Sanford Center.
April 8, 2016 - 4:06pm
April 7, 2016
Comedy show canceled: Ralphie May’s ‘Unruly’ tour stop in Bemidji called off after backlash
BEMIDJI -- A comedy show at the Sanford Center's ballroom on Saturday was canceled Thursday afternoon at the direction of Bemidji's City Manager...
April 7, 2016 - 6:28pm
Ralphie May's Bemidji concert officially canceled despite apologetic video from comedian
BEMIDJI -- A comedy show scheduled for Saturday at the Sanford Center was officially canceled this afternoon, despite a plea from the comedian,...
April 7, 2016 - 6:26pm
April 6, 2016
Sanford Center taking heat for booking comedian after video surfaces
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Center officials say they would never have booked comedian Ralphie May had they heard a recently surfaced clip of May telling...
April 6, 2016 - 1:31pm
April 5, 2016
'Unruly' comedy coming to Bemidji: Comedian Ralphie May to perform Saturday at the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Comedian Ralphie May has some advice for people on what to expect from his upcoming show on Saturday: He is a dirty comic who doesn't...
April 5, 2016 - 3:52pm
April 1, 2016
Powwows coming to Bemidji in April
BEMIDJI -- April will bring two regional powwows to Bemidji. BSU’s Council of Indian Students will hold its 43rd annual Spring Powwow on April...
April 1, 2016 - 6:11pm
March 28, 2016
Sharp dressed men: ZZ Top plays Bemidji (photo gallery)
ZZ Top's Dusty Hill (left) and Billy Gibbons hit the Sanford Center stage for the band's Hell Raisers Tour on Monday night in Bemidji. The band...
March 28, 2016 - 9:57pm
March 24, 2016
Two shows, one court: Duluth arena borrows Sanford Center court for Harlem Globetrotters show
BEMIDJI -- The Harlem Globetrotters may have performed in both Bemidji and Duluth this week, but they only played on one court. After the Globetrotters...
March 24, 2016 - 6:05pm