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October 4, 2017
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Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
October 4, 2017 - 3:14pm
November 24, 2016
Volunteers Vickie Meyer, left, and Mitchel Schwindt prepare plates of food Thursday during the annual Thanksgiving community meal at Calvary Lutheran Church. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
'Community is what it means to me': Annual Bemidji meal draws hundreds (photos)
November 24, 2016 - 5:45pm
November 23, 2016
Kornell Erickson talks about the feed he gives his birds Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, at his farm in Willmar, Minn. Erickson eats healthy and in return thinks his birds should eat healthy too. He has chocolate, narragansett, sweet grass, and bourbon red turkeys. Briana Sanchez / Forum News Serviceplay button
Turkey haven: Kornell’s Garden is home to heritage birds
November 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
Marcine Plemel shows off the turkey apron she plans to wear for the Thanksgiving meal on Thursday at Calvary Lutheran Church. Plemel is a co-chair of the committee that planned the meal. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Ready to serve: Annual community meal Thursday at Calvary Lutheran Church
November 23, 2016 - 2:13pm
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How to trump political disagreements before they ruin family holiday gathering
November 23, 2016 - 1:40pm
November 22, 2016
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‘I’m not eating that’: When teen diets conflict with Thanksgiving
November 22, 2016 - 4:15pm
October 5, 2016
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Mall of America to close for Thanksgiving Day
October 5, 2016 - 11:59am
November 29, 2015
Patt Rall Column: Let's all be thankful, no matter how small the blessing
November 29, 2015 - 12:55am
November 28, 2015
Michael Reagan: A country to give thanks for
November 28, 2015 - 11:15pm
November 26, 2015
Mike Terheim, Patrick Nugent and Karen Spargo serve up plates at St. Philip's Catholic Church on Thursday. (Matthew Liedke | Bemidji Pioneer)
Thankful for community: Public meals bring out the best in Bemidji
November 26, 2015 - 6:55pm
November 25, 2015
Volunteer Joan Klobe organizes a meal box as part of preparations for 36th annual Thanksgiving Community Meal. The meal is served from noon until 1:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Philip's Catholic Church. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Fellowship and food: Annual community Thanksgiving dinner brings Bemidji together
November 25, 2015 - 2:04pm
November 22, 2015
Thanksgiving leftovers: What to do with that leftover bird
November 22, 2015 - 12:04am
November 27, 2014
About 350 people were expected to enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving dinner Thursday at the annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner Evangelical Free Church in Bemidji. Volunteers also prepared more than 200 to-go meals, as well. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Giving thanks: Another large crowd for annual community Thanksgiving dinner
November 27, 2014 - 5:38pm
November 26, 2014
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(From left) Volunteers Janice Meidinger, Mandy Gazelka and Mavis Holden fill take-out boxes with pumpkin pie on Wednesday morning. The annual Thanksgiving Day meal will feed more than 500 people today.
Food for all: Annual Thanksgiving Day community meal is Thursday
November 26, 2014 - 3:52pm
November 29, 2013
Danyl Peterson and her husband Phil, along with one of their two daughters, Abbigayl and Patti (not pictured), volunteered at the annual Community Meal along with seven other members of their extended family. This was the family’s first time volunteering at the event. Carrie Sandstrom for the Pioneer
A community affair: Volunteers, guests pack church for annual meal
November 29, 2013 - 12:06am