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The White House correspondents' dinner breaks decades-old tradition by not featuring a comedian
CNN drops suit against White House after Jim Acosta's press pass is fully restored
Bemidji City Council candidate fined $500 for campaign violation
Red Lake man sentenced to nearly four years for domestic assault
Scientists stuffed balloons into dead wombats to learn why they poop cubes
Wild's Parise sets NHL mark for UND, Minnesota-raised players
Wild hope ‘good day off’ quells frustration of consecutive losses
After missing past three games, Vikings LB Anthony Barr insists ‘I’m playing’ vs. Packers
DNR confirms distemper in gray foxes, raccoons in area
Upper Red Lake walleye regulations continue for winter season
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Schlecht: Vote for a person, not a party, this Election Day and always
McFeely: New book about Thielen isn't fairy tale, but it could be
Report shows economic impact of ice fishing on Lake Winnipeg
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness lights up the space around us
MASTER GARDENERS: No need to bring in the troops to fight fruit flies, fungus gnats
'Becoming' is 2018's fastest-selling book
MATTHEW LIEDKE ON FILM: 'First Reformed' is a melancholy masterpiece
Christmas in Bemidji 3.0: ‘Northwoods Winter’ CD features local artists
Swenson, Russell receive Artist Fellowship honors
Roy Clark, country star who hosted 'Hee Haw' variety show, dies at 85
DNR confirms distemper in gray foxes, raccoons in area
That’s some shot! Blackduck youth downs two deer with single shot
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: The debate on feeding deer continues
PAUL NELSON FISHING: No need to rush it when it comes to ice
Cross country ski enthusiasts get new home at base of Duluth’s Spirit Mountain
Regional gas prices drop in time for Thanksgiving
Chipotle reconsiders firing of Minnesota manager after receiving ‘additional information’
Minn. farm donates 36,000 pounds of potatoes for Thanksgiving food program
Pearson’s Candy locally owned again: Minneapolis firm acquires 109-year-old maker of the Salted Nut Roll
Businessman modeled his firm on Mayo Clinic, then gave $200 million for medical school
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June 20, 2017
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 19, 2017
Great American Story contest deadline approaches
PARK RAPIDS -- The deadline is approaching to enter the Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council’s second annual Great American Story contest for oral storytellers.
June 19, 2017 - 7:03am
June 11, 2017
Northwoods Writers Conference features open reading series
BEMIDJI—The Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference will be held from Monday, June 19, to Sunday, June 25, on the BSU campus. Each evening, there will be a Reading Series event, where conference faculty will read from their work and share insights on writing. Each Reading Series...
June 11, 2017 - 10:30am
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
Walker summer resident publishes first novel
WALKER -- Will Green, who spends much of the summer at his cabin near Walker, recently published his first novel, “Lake Poopalooska.” Green has been personally distributing copies of “Lake Poopalooska” to libraries, book stores, and gift shops in the area. The book is a children’s...
April 30, 2017 - 8:20am
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
April 23, 2017
Regional author publishes book
DETROIT LAKES -- Todd Johnson, of Frazee, recently published “Fathering the Fatherless, Deals with Fatherlessness in the homes and how fathers...
April 23, 2017 - 11:30am
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