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At home with honeybees: New Bemidji bee ordinance gets an A+ from local keepers
Franken talks mental health care crisis in Bemidji visit
Minnesota parents charged with growing pot, giving it to infant
Former Hubbard County jailer charged with sexual conduct with inmate
Three fire departments contain blaze between Itasca and Park Rapids
BASEBALL: Bemidji, Alexandria exchange offensive blows, split doubleheader
BASEBALL: Beavers fall to Minnesota Duluth in twinbill, lose eighth straight
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Balentine, Axemen prepare for tough Cedar Rapids
SOFTBALL: BSU drops pair of one-run games against Sioux Falls
TRACK AND FIELD: Bemidji track teams tweak lineups, still dominates competition
Wallace G. Nelson
Helen Joan Laber
MASTER GARDENERS: Some fun (and some problems) with potatoes
Some fun (and some problems) with potatoes
Art Lee: Absorbing (unknowingly) what you’re ‘sposed to know
Sue Bruns: No speak English: An imagined conversation on a plane
Evan Hazard: Everything was quite correct (almost)
A show for all ages: The Broadway Dolls perform April 26 in Bemidji
A new avenue: BSU collections will move to Watermark
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Studio Cruise seeking artists
Off The Record Blog: Here is a teaser of Jared Leto as the Joker
“Honk” the musical, opening Friday
Camping this summer? Check out these 13 Minnesota campgrounds
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Low water levels a concern as walleye opener approaches
Blane Klemek: Caribou: The gorgeous and gregarious members of the deer family
Paul Nelson: Good winter conditions put fishing pressure on area lakes
Blane Klemek: Signs of life are everywhere in the great outdoors
Gerhardson birthday celebration
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nameless Coalition clarifies its mission
Michael Reagan: Hillary for America? Why?
Donald Kaul: The Road to ruin
Jason Stanford: Give Cruz a gold star
Nat Hentoff: Challenge for 2016: Ending black separation among us
October 12, 2013
BLUE OX MARATHON: Volunteers keep the event, and the runners, running
BEMIDJI — They were at the starting gate, they were at the finish line and they were there each step of the way. They are the Bemidji...
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October 12, 2013 - 5:49pm
June 22, 2013
Companies increasingly offer paid volunteer time
By Annie Baxter MPR News 91.3 FM MINNEAPOLIS — At 7 a.m. on a recent Friday, a group of US Bank workers began serving breakfast to a line of folks filing into the Catholic Charities Opportunity Center. The volunteers from US Bank had arrived an hour earlier to don...
news / business
June 22, 2013 - 10:14pm
June 7, 2013
Special volunteers: Blackwood, Hoyum
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Community Food Shelf has recognized Roy Blackwood and Loren Hoyum as “Someone Special Volunteers.” Blackwood...
June 7, 2013 - 3:01pm
May 6, 2013
United Way accepting volunteer award nominations
BEMIDJI — The United Way of Bemidji Area’s Someone Special Volunteer Program is accepting nominations for special volunteers. The 24th annual program is sponsored by The Pioneer, The United Way of the Bemidji Area, KB101 Radio and Ken K. Thompson Jewelry. The Someone Special...
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May 6, 2013 - 5:48pm
April 9, 2013
Volunteers vital to mission, help needed
BEMIDJI – The Retired Senior Volunteer Program, known as RSVP, is thanking volunteers in April, which is designated as a time to recognize those who donate time to help others. In a news release, RSVP said it would like to thank 465 volunteers in Beltrami County in the America Reads,...
April 9, 2013 - 12:53am
Prime Time | Diane Engel: Toffle retiring after 20 years of volunteer service
Ida Toffle has been a RSVP Volunteer Hostess at the front desk of the Paul Bunyan Senior Center for about 20 years. In that time, she has gotten to know a lot of people coming into the center. She works on her beautiful baby quilts and shares her delightful stories. She is interesting,...
October 9, 2012 - 12:16am
August 28, 2012
Teaching by example: Volunteer efforts help Bemidji-area nonprofits
By Bethany Wesley email@example.com BEMIDJI – While Theora Snyder scrubbed down a countertop at the Headwaters School for Music &...
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August 28, 2012 - 12:07am
August 16, 2009
Rescue volunteers honored
Area rescue volunteers came together Aug. 10 to accept certificates of commendations for their efforts in assisting with the boating accident...
August 16, 2009 - 8:10am