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Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Cost an obstacle for body camera usage in Fargo-Moorhead area
White Earth Reservation receives state grant to fight 'food desert' problem with food truck
Tales from the 'Trailer Park': Randy and Mr. Lahey of the ‘Trailer Park Boys’ come to Bemidji
Brian Murphy: Case Keenum's career day lets Vikings fans breathe easy
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
GOLF: Thomas wins $10 million bonus as FedExCup champion
NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins ISM Connect 300 in New Hampshire
SHIPLEY: In show of unity, Vikings stand together on anthem issue
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
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
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
July 23, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Lots of choices for arts today in the region
Step carefully today and find the right fit for your summer Sunday.
July 23, 2017 - 6:04am
July 16, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: As promised, more books to read this summer
Today reminds me of a summer day in New York—100 percent humidity and high 90s to 100 degrees—Yuk!
July 16, 2017 - 7:15am
July 9, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Puttering in the garden and relaxing with books
Whatever activity you choose for summer; do it well and enjoy wonderful Bemidji. "Schoolhouse Rock Live" opened last week at the Paul Bunyan...
July 9, 2017 - 6:15am
July 2, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Beverly Everett scores a winner again
Beverly Everett fulfilled a dream of hers stated a couple of years ago (paraphrasing here)—"I would love to hear this church (St. Bart's)...
July 2, 2017 - 6:45am
Around the arts for July 2
Houseman publishes children's book TENSTRIKE—Author, artist, illustrator and self publisher D. L. Houseman recently announced the release of his newest childrens book "Grandma...How Should I Eat a Pickle?" The book tells a story about a granddaughter solving the problem of...
July 2, 2017 - 6:30am
June 27, 2017
Walker Bay Theater opens ninth summer theater season
WALKER -- Walker Bay Theater recently opened its ninth year of summer theater with the comedy “North Woods Women, The Odd Couple.” Based on Neil Simon’s Odd Couple, the setting is a rustic cabin on Leech Lake where a group of women are playing Trivial Pursuit awaiting the arrival...
June 27, 2017 - 4:34pm
June 25, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Rain or shine, the shows go on
The show must go on for "Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery" at 2 p.m. today in the historic Chief Theater, the second summer production...
June 25, 2017 - 7:30am
June 20, 2017
'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery' opens Wednesday
IF YOU GO What: "Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery" production by Paul Bunyan Playhouse When: Today through Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday,...
June 20, 2017 - 8:20pm
June 11, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
What a beautiful day it is: sun is shining and low humidity!
June 11, 2017 - 11:00am
June 4, 2017
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Your guide to the movies--June edition
To give you a full scope on what to expect when you head to the box office this summer season, the Pioneer will publish guides detailing what...
June 4, 2017 - 2:00pm
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring has sprung!
Well, all the annuals are planted now thanks to a good friend and her good friend while I sat and "supervised" the plantings. The work is beautiful...
June 4, 2017 - 11:00am
May 28, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: The scent of flowers waiting to be planted
Memorial Day celebrations include famous author Bill Jamerson today, "Dollar a Day Boys," a music and storytelling event about the Civilian Conservation...
May 28, 2017 - 6:40am
May 21, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring flowers abound around the arts
The summer groups have their guitars tuned, and church musicians are ready with some newest members; the Bemidji Area Musicians are prepared...
May 21, 2017 - 9:00am
Shaw named Triple Threat Award finalist
Hennepin Theatre Trust recently announced that Mitchell Shaw, of Bemidji, has been chosen as a Triple Threat Award finalist. The Triple Threat...
May 21, 2017 - 7:40am
May 7, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: BSO delivers with Handel’s ‘Messiah’
The concert last Sunday of the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra with more than 100 chorus members and four soloists was an event that drew an overflow...
May 7, 2017 - 6:45am