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Duluth selects new police chief
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BASEBALL: Just off base: BSU ends season with pair of one-run losses
BASKETBALL: BSU signs guard Rovney
BSU lands 34 on NSIC Spring All-Academic Team
BASEBALL: Bemidji snaps losing skid in style with 10-1 win over Warroad
HOCKEY: Bemidji's Leitner selected in USHL draft
Earl O. Dahl
Adrian Peter Vorderbruggen
Lorraine Louise Albrecht
Blane Klemek: Wild turkeys exist nearly everywhere in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Some friendly foreign fruits for the garden
Cyndi Fenske: Amazing May ahead at the public library
John Eggers: Remember your graduation?
Kelsi Turner: Weather or not. . .
Ranking the Marvel villains, from worst to best (includes spoilers)
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Harry And The Hendersons’
Summer at the cinema: Your guide to the blockbusters and everything inbetween
Patt Rall: A variety of opportunities for every age
Arts Briefs: Deb McGregor CD release concert, Brooke String Quartet free concert, Fifth Grade Invitational at Watermark and more
Blane Klemek: The great blue heron is the largest heron in North America
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Walleye season opens May 14
Youth firearm safety range day is May 9
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Anglers can make test run for walleye
Blane Klemek: Thoughts on woodland thrushes and the charming ovenbird
Kay Novodvorsky birthday
Marcy Melberg birthday
Martha Ferden birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Community Theater’s wholesomeness can’t be overstated
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Coming together, moving ahead
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Clark's letter touched people deeply
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: EMS 'family' touched by Clark's letter
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The cost of eradicating poverty is low
November 3, 2015
Thinking green: ‘Shrek the Musical’ opens Thursday at BHS
BEMIDJI -- Lately Nate Anderson has been thinking green, but not about the environment. “Lots of green lights, lots and lots of green,”...
News / local
November 3, 2015 - 8:40pm
November 1, 2015
Patt Rall Column: When the arts can take you to another place
The rain on the roof only added to the dankness of the psychiatrist's office on stage right and the institutional single bed on stage left; the...
November 1, 2015 - 12:38am
September 6, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: As fall nears, much to celebrate in the arts community
Some people always think of the end of summer as the beginning of a new year because of school calendars. We are coming off another busy summer,...
September 6, 2015 - 12:04am
August 30, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: The wild West and so much more for the arts scene
Escape the heat and humidity today with a 2 p.m. matinee of "Flower for Death in the Wild, Wild West" written by Mark Thorson and directed by...
August 30, 2015 - 12:55am
August 23, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Arts scene ramps up as BSU returns
Today is the day for foot-stomping music with Caleigh, a musical blend of Celtic, Celtic Fusion, world folk, Cajun and Early American at 2 p.m. in the amphitheater at Lake Bemidji State Park in the music Under the Pines series. Seasoned musicians Dee Fufaro, Leonore Siems and April...
August 23, 2015 - 3:11pm
August 16, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Some congratulations are in order
Spend a relaxing afternoon at Lake Bemidji State Park listening to the Wooden Nichols (Ken Nichols, Don Leet, Larry Young, Don Zieman, Terri...
August 16, 2015 - 12:05am
July 26, 2015
Pioneer Previews: The soothing sounds of music
Yes, it's that always-anticipated evening again, Bemidji Area Community Band concert tonight at 7 p.m. under the baton of Scott Guidry, assistant...
July 26, 2015 - 12:21am
July 19, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: A lot of events to 'Ramble' to this week
Did it seem crowded to you this week? As I was reminded often, "It's All School Reunion." No wonder there are so many smiling faces around town. We...
July 19, 2015 - 12:35am
July 12, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Music, plays, books, art and more this week
You can enjoy Music Under the Pines with Kari Grace at 2 p.m. today in the amphitheater at Lake Bemidji State Park. Grace is a vocal soloist...
July 12, 2015 - 12:15am
July 5, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Perfect holiday weekend for the Community Band!
BEMIDJI—On this Fourth of July weekend, the Bemidji Area Community Band will present a patriotic summer concert at 7 tonight on the south...
July 5, 2015 - 12:29am
June 30, 2015
PAUL BUNYAN PLAYHOUSE: Mobsters, molls, money and mayhem. ‘Prints’ a classic tale of 1930’s Minnesota
BEMIDJI -- The Paul Bunyan Playhouse presents “Prints,” opening at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji....
News / local
June 30, 2015 - 7:14pm
June 28, 2015
First Friday, fireworks and fun on tap
A big "Welcome" to the visitors to Bemidji for the Fourth of July celebration and the Water Carnival. Start the week off with a 2 p.m. concert...
June 28, 2015 - 12:36am
June 20, 2015
Take a bow; city partners with BSU for Theater Camp
BEMIDJ I — Members of the Theater Days Camps gave their final performance Friday after two weeks of preparation at the Bangsberg Fine Arts...
News / education
June 20, 2015 - 1:23am
June 21, 2015
PIONEER PREVIEWS: A lot to do on Dad's day--EMDASH--and the rest of the week
Happy Father's Day to all fathers, to-be fathers and wanna-be fathers. This is a full day of entertainment, look and choose carefully for you...
June 21, 2015 - 12:16am
June 16, 2015
Over the moon. . . for underpants? ‘The Underpants’ debuts Wednesday at Chief Theater
BEMIDJI -- “The Underpants,” a delightful adaptation by Steve Martin of the German farce “Die Hose,” opens at 7:30 Wednesday at the Chief...
News / local
June 16, 2015 - 6:17pm