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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's your favorite quote?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A legacy of Native American boxing
PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Staying cool in the good ol' days
PRIME TIME: Summer is hopping in and around the SAC
Walker Bay Theater opens ninth summer theater season
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The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Over The Top’
Walk this way!: Watermark rebrands First Friday Art Walk program
PATT RALL COLUMN: Rain or shine, the shows go on
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Take a step in the right direction
FISH TALES: Chad Newman
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water temperatures stall in the area
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Gully'-gee, there's a lot of gulls out there
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Try prevention instead of treatment
Janice and Edward Beil
Ron and Carol Carpenter celebrate 50 years!
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
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Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
June 20, 2017
Poet laureate Tracy K. Smith to headline Northwoods Writers Conference
If you go: What: Tracy K. Smith at Northwoods Writers Conference Where: American Indian Resource Center at Bemidji State When: 7:30 p.m. tonight...
June 20, 2017 - 4:55pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Poet Laureate coming to Bemidji for writers conference
This week brings to Bemidji the annual Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference on the campus of Bemidji State University. This is one of the...
June 20, 2017 - 8:00am
June 4, 2017
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
April 30, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Let's pretend it's Spring
Yes, today is the day we have been expecting to fill our hearts and mind with one of the most famous pieces in musical literature, Handel's "Messiah"...
April 30, 2017 - 8:40am
Take a read of 'Red Shoes': Local authors publish first picture book
If you go... times 2 What: Gallery North First Friday reception with feature author Barb Schlichting. Writing under the name of Barbie Marie,...
April 30, 2017 - 6:00am
March 26, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Puppets by professionals for 'Dragonsong'
Mary-Knox Johnson has chosen a family show for her 100th production—much along the line of fantasy in space and time, a journey set on...
March 26, 2017 - 7:40am
Art briefs, Sunday, March 26
Curran winner of Gallery North drawing BEMIDJI—Beth Curran of Bagley was named the winner of Gallery North's First Friday drawing for March. Curran was the recipient of a colorful alcohol ink drawing by Gallery North artist Dianne Crawford. The next drawing will be during the...
March 26, 2017 - 6:55am
March 19, 2017
Art briefs, Sunday, March 19
Master Storytelling Series continues BAGLEY—Beverly Cottman will perform for the Farm By The Lake Master Storytelling Series at 4 p.m. today at Farm By The Lake, 17797 366th St. in Bagley. Cottman is an interdisciplinary artist creating at the intersections of visual, literary...
March 19, 2017 - 10:30am
March 12, 2017
Local flavor: Books and authors with a Bemidji-area connection to try
Here’s a look at some books with some Bemidji-area connections that have been sent to the Pioneer in the past few months. If you’re an author,...
March 12, 2017 - 8:00am
February 27, 2017
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb. 26
Ceramic works at Talley Gallery BEMIDJI—Recent work by six artists who have won McKnight Foundation Fellowships and Residencies will be...
February 27, 2017 - 4:10pm
February 26, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Start the Spring with scents in the air
The inventive and professional professor of voice at BSU, Cory Renbarger is staging a modern comedic opera "SPEED DATING TONIGHT!" Music and words by Michael Ching based on a concept by Dean Anthony. The title gives the clue that it is a comedy about a bunch of people who come to...
February 26, 2017 - 10:15am
February 5, 2017
Arts briefs, Sunday, Feb. 5
New landscape mural in downtown Bemidji BEMIDJI—A new mural "Landscape of Sound" was recently painted by artist Paula Swenson between Second...
February 5, 2017 - 7:00am
Patt Rall column: Fast and furious songs, rhythms and lyrics
When someone comments that there is nothing to do in this town, just show them a copy of the Pioneer or one of the posters in store windows....
February 5, 2017 - 6:00am
December 25, 2016
'Warrior Nation' wins Denver Public Library history prize
BEMIDJI—"Warrior Nation: A History of the Red Lake Ojibwe," written by Anton Treuer, a BSU professor of Ojibwe, recently won the Denver Public Library's Caroline Bancroft History Prize. The Caroline Bancroft Prize is awarded annually by the library's Western History and Genealogy...
December 25, 2016 - 9:13am