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Thompson donates to Northwoods Women's Shelter
Book club meets Dec. 12
Arts and entertainment briefs for Dec. 4
Indoor log rolling at BSU
McKeig receives Lifetime Achievement Award
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Big run lifts Red Lake past Fosston
BOYS BASKETBALL: Warriors run past Greyhounds
Lumberjack gymnasts compete at Perham
WRESTLING: Bemidji, other area teams compete at Olson Memorial Tournament
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Huskies top BSU men, 98-95
Robert (Bob) Kamrowski
Vivian D. Bye
Gerald "Jerry" Duane Morrow
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make me laugh: The benefits of laughter
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Holiday movie madness
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Christmastime in the First City!
FOOTBALL: Beavers win Mineral Water Bowl for first-ever postseason victory
July 10, 2016
Classic!: Bemidji Car Show is July 17
BEMIDJI—As usual, vehicles at the Bemidji Car Show will not be exactly new. But they will be at a new location for the 33rd annual event....
July 10, 2016 - 12:57am
Rallying together at the Relay: Annual event held at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Spirits were high as friendly faces started to gather late Saturday morning at the Sanford Center for Beltrami County's Relay for...
July 10, 2016 - 12:37am
July 6, 2016
Country star Kip Moore to play Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Rising country singer Kip Moore will bring his “Me and My Kind Tour 2016” to Bemidji on Oct. 27 at the Sanford Center.Special...
July 6, 2016 - 6:12pm
July 1, 2016
Newsboys concert set for Nov. 5 in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Rising Entertainment Live and QFM recently announced that the Newsboys’ “Love Riot Tour” will make a stop in Bemidji on Nov....
July 1, 2016 - 5:26pm
June 24, 2016
VISIT BEMIDJI: Task force narrows focus for Visit Bemidji's future
BEMIDJI—A task force set a list of priorities related to the future of Visit Bemidji on Thursday. Coming to the consensus at the meeting was a task force organized by the city of Bemidji to determine the direction of the destination marketing organization. Members of the task...
June 24, 2016 - 9:07pm
June 3, 2016
Gavin DeGraw to play Sanford Center in September
BEMIDJI—Grammy-nominated singer Gavin DeGraw will perform at Bemidji's Sanford Center on Sept. 29, arena officials announced today. DeGraw...
June 3, 2016 - 1:08pm
May 23, 2016
CITY: Hockey Day committee meets with City Council
BEMIDJI—A group of Bemidji residents met with the City Council on Monday to request their support in bringing "Hockey Day Minnesota" to the first city on the Mississippi. The annual event is hosted by Fox Sports North and a local community, celebrating all things hockey in Minnesota....
May 23, 2016 - 7:27pm
May 21, 2016
Discover the Dinosaurs set at Sanford Center
Discover the Dinosaurs, an interactive exhibit, will be at the Sanford Center until 7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Activities...
May 21, 2016 - 3:51pm
May 3, 2016
Bemidji Car Show set for July 17 at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- The 33rd annual Bemidji Car Show is moving this year to the Sanford Center. The Paul Bunyan Vintage Auto Club event has long been...
May 3, 2016 - 10:32am
April 29, 2016
JJ's Dockside ready to launch: New restaurant/bar to fill the space between Sanford Center, hotel
BEMIDJI—The wait is over. The long-anticipated restaurant between the Sanford Center and Country Inn & Suites is finally here. JJ's Dockside...
April 29, 2016 - 9:46pm
SANFORD CENTER: New leadership, same strategy: New Sanford Center Executive Director says goal is to continue making Bemidji facility a destination
BEMIDJI -- A new era of leadership at the Sanford Center is set to start Sunday when Director of Operations Mike Cronin takes over as Executive...
April 29, 2016 - 5:10pm
April 27, 2016
BSU, NTC to hold graduation ceremonies at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- About 1,300 students are invited to celebrate the completion of their degrees, diplomas or certificates May 6 at commencement ceremonies...
April 27, 2016 - 5:46pm
Beatles tribute show at Sanford Center canceled
BEMIDJI—The Beatles tribute concert, 1964... The Tribute: Best Beatles Show on Earth, scheduled to perform Friday in Bemidji has been canceled, officials said Wednesday. The concert was to be held at the Sanford Center. Tickets will be refunded at point of purchase, officials...
April 27, 2016 - 2:10pm
April 25, 2016
SANFORD CENTER: ZZ Top concert helps Sanford Center bottom line after loss of Axemen
BEMIDJI -- Curtis Webb met with the Sanford Center Advisory Board as the facility’s executive director for the final time Monday. During the meeting, both Webb and his successor, Mike Cronin, spoke with the board about the finances calculated for March. The center did experience...
April 25, 2016 - 4:56pm
April 23, 2016
Bringing cultures together: Bemijigamaag Powwow held at the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- It was a good workout negated by frybread. Men, women and children in elaborate feathered regalia, plain old blue jeans or something...
April 23, 2016 - 8:00pm