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Crime report for June 27
Lake Bemidji events this week
City plans children’s Beach Party
Man found drowned in Itasca County lake
Dayton names first American Indian justice: White Earth descendent and Federal Dam native to join Minnesota high court
AUTO RACING: Wreck-filled day at the Speedway
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji one-hits Dilworth to win consolation crown
TRAP SHOOTING: Jacks take third in state
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji finishes Grand Rapids tourney 3-1
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji rebounds with win in Perham
Anthony (Tony) James Kloehn
Thomas "Tom" Stanton Solberg
Dale A. Fischer
Bert Eugene Stevens
Marvin Bruce Myhre
John Eggers: Why were you born?
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: June weed of the month: Common tansy
John Eggers: What did your father teach you?
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Lakes cooler than usual as summer approaches
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: Sedums: Minimum maintenance plants
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Bring It On’
Watch for 'Night Watch': BHS Marching Band again scoring well with summer show (w/ video)
Arts Briefs: BSO presents 'Legendary Voices,' First Friday open house at Gallery North and more
Patt Rall: Schlichting debuts her 'First Lady Mysteries' series
‘Red, White and Tuna’ play opens Wednesday at The Chief Theater
READER PHOTOS: Bears in Bemidji
Blane Klemek: Two low profile birds: The sora rail and Virginia rail
Chippewa National Forest schedules summer programs
Chippewa National Forest receives national ‘Rise to the Future Award’
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Summer solstice means lots of fish are feeding
Albert Theisen birthday
Karsten Verke birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: The world needs more Jerrys
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Story on workshop was small minded
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature's inaction is unacceptable
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Rotary Club, community thanked for inclusive playground
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Palliative care bill reduces suffering, improves quality of life
June 24, 2016
VISIT BEMIDJI: Task force narrows focus for Visit Bemidji's future
BEMIDJI—A task force set a list of priorities related to the future of Visit Bemidji on Thursday. Coming to the consensus at the meeting was a task force organized by the city of Bemidji to determine the direction of the destination marketing organization. Members of the task...
June 24, 2016 - 9:07pm
June 3, 2016
Gavin DeGraw to play Sanford Center in September
BEMIDJI—Grammy-nominated singer Gavin DeGraw will perform at Bemidji's Sanford Center on Sept. 29, arena officials announced today. DeGraw...
June 3, 2016 - 1:08pm
May 23, 2016
CITY: Hockey Day committee meets with City Council
BEMIDJI—A group of Bemidji residents met with the City Council on Monday to request their support in bringing "Hockey Day Minnesota" to the first city on the Mississippi. The annual event is hosted by Fox Sports North and a local community, celebrating all things hockey in Minnesota....
May 23, 2016 - 7:27pm
May 21, 2016
Discover the Dinosaurs set at Sanford Center
Discover the Dinosaurs, an interactive exhibit, will be at the Sanford Center until 7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Activities...
News / local
May 21, 2016 - 3:51pm
May 3, 2016
Bemidji Car Show set for July 17 at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- The 33rd annual Bemidji Car Show is moving this year to the Sanford Center. The Paul Bunyan Vintage Auto Club event has long been...
News / local
May 3, 2016 - 10:32am
April 29, 2016
JJ's Dockside ready to launch: New restaurant/bar to fill the space between Sanford Center, hotel
BEMIDJI—The wait is over. The long-anticipated restaurant between the Sanford Center and Country Inn & Suites is finally here. JJ's Dockside...
News / business
April 29, 2016 - 9:46pm
SANFORD CENTER: New leadership, same strategy: New Sanford Center Executive Director says goal is to continue making Bemidji facility a destination
BEMIDJI -- A new era of leadership at the Sanford Center is set to start Sunday when Director of Operations Mike Cronin takes over as Executive...
News / local
April 29, 2016 - 5:10pm
April 27, 2016
BSU, NTC to hold graduation ceremonies at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- About 1,300 students are invited to celebrate the completion of their degrees, diplomas or certificates May 6 at commencement ceremonies...
News / education
April 27, 2016 - 5:46pm
Beatles tribute show at Sanford Center canceled
BEMIDJI—The Beatles tribute concert, 1964... The Tribute: Best Beatles Show on Earth, scheduled to perform Friday in Bemidji has been canceled, officials said Wednesday. The concert was to be held at the Sanford Center. Tickets will be refunded at point of purchase, officials...
April 27, 2016 - 2:10pm
April 25, 2016
SANFORD CENTER: ZZ Top concert helps Sanford Center bottom line after loss of Axemen
BEMIDJI -- Curtis Webb met with the Sanford Center Advisory Board as the facility’s executive director for the final time Monday. During the meeting, both Webb and his successor, Mike Cronin, spoke with the board about the finances calculated for March. The center did experience...
News / local
April 25, 2016 - 4:56pm
April 23, 2016
Bringing cultures together: Bemijigamaag Powwow held at the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- It was a good workout negated by frybread. Men, women and children in elaborate feathered regalia, plain old blue jeans or something...
News / local
April 23, 2016 - 8:00pm
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...
News / local
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,”...
News / region
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...
opinion / letters
April 14, 2016 - 2:20pm