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Taste of Home Cooking School coming to Bemidji April 21
Police Chief Mike Mastin reads for Central students
HEALTH CARE: 3 'adverse health events' reported at Sanford Bemidji; Numbers are part of statewide initiative to improve patient care
City releases names of manager candidates; Interviews scheduled for March 3, will be open to public
Last of the Really Cold Nights?
BOYS BASKETBALL: Red Lake beats Laporte 87-45
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers ready for 'cage match' at Ferris State (W/VIDEO)
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU heads to Duluth for playoff opener (W/VIDEO)
BOYS BASKETBALL: Cass Lake-Bena dominates Blackduck, Fosston beats Kelliher/Northome
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Senske named NSIC Freshman of the Year
Rev. Vernon A. Nelson
David M. Reinard
Michael J. Benson
John Eggers: How cold is it?
Northland Stargazing: Open clusters, saints' days, and the vernal equinox
Cyndi Fenske: March into the Library
Patrick Guilfoile: Shining light on obesity
A NATIVE VOICE: Education: What is it?
To play in Paris: Bemidji organist to perform this summer at Notre Dame Cathedral
Pioneer Previews: Much to do as March approaches
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 22
Pioneer Previews: Time to 'Go for Baroque' with the BSO
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 22
Blane Klemek: Here one day and gone the next
DNR to fly elk surveys in northwest Minnesota
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Poutin’ time: 35th annual Eelpout Festival starts Friday
Blane Klemek: The mystery of Minnesota's black bears
Outdoors notebook for Feb. 13
Byron York: White House traps itself in terrorism word games
Danny Tyree: ‘The Sound of Music’ turns 50
Joe Guzzardi: Obama’s overreach
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There are two sides to entitlement programs
Tom Purcell: Snow’s silver lining
January 19, 2015
'Rewind' and move forward: Vocalmotive celebrates 20 years (video/photo gallery)
BEMIDJI -- It's only fitting that as Vocalmotive embarks on its 20th season, this year's show features hits from its past. This season's show is titled "Rewind" and includes some of the show choir's most popular work -- and looks -- from the past two decades. "These outfits...
entertainment / music
January 19, 2015 - 9:44am
January 18, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Valentine's Day on our minds already
Invites are in the mail for the Gallagher's (Fulton and Nancy) Valentine's Day romantic evening at the Hampton Inn and Suites, where you can sing "Let Me Call You Sweetheart" along with Bemidji's notable vocal artists and beyond; and enjoy a gourmet dinner at the hands of Chef Lenard...
January 18, 2015 - 12:32am
Art briefs - Sunday Jan. 18
Northern Artist Association meeting BEMIDJI -- The Northern Artist Association meeting will take place at 12:30 p.m. Monday at the Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave. SE. Cathy Marchand and Kay Murphy will be representing the Friends of the Carnegie with a presentation will on "The...
January 18, 2015 - 12:23am
January 14, 2015
Blog: ‘Community’ season six to rise from the ashes in March
January 14, 2015 - 4:44pm
January 13, 2015
Shrine Circus to return to Bemidji in April
BEMIDJI -- The AAD Shrine Circus will return to Bemidji in 2015. The circus will be held at the Sanford Center on April 15-16, officials said Tuesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. for the 6 p.m. shows both nights. Based in Duluth, the Aad Shrine counts Bemidji within its district....
January 13, 2015 - 12:22pm
January 11, 2015
Pioneer Previews: Studio 10 arts on display in Grand Rapids
Congratulations to the artists of Studio 10 who are represented in a 26-piece show titled "Across America," installed now through March at the Reif Center Gallery in Grand Rapids. Each artist brought their respective diverse style and artist view of places across our country. The...
January 11, 2015 - 12:52am
'Swan Lake' will appear at Bemidji Theater
BEMIDJI -- When they tried bringing live classical performances to Grand Forks, N.D., it did not work out for the simplest of reasons -- time. In order to accommodate the 24-hour-a-day system, time has to be sliced into zones which changes every 15 degrees longitude. So if a person...
January 11, 2015 - 12:13am
January 8, 2015
BLOG: More Cast and Plot Announcements For Season 2 of ‘Fargo’
January 8, 2015 - 5:43pm
Patrick Wilson, Ted Danson join second season of FX's 'Fargo'
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) — Actors Patrick Wilson, Ted Danson and Jean Smart will be taking leading roles in the second season of FX's hit miniseries "Fargo," the network said on Thursday, joining previously announced cast members Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons. Wilson, star of "The...
January 8, 2015 - 4:29pm
January 4, 2015
Art briefs - Jan. 4
Mini-Musicians on Tuesdays in January BEMIDJI -- The Mini-Musicians program will run from 10 to 11 a.m. starting Tuesday at the City Park Multi-Use Building. The Multi-Use Building is located across the parking lot from the Neilson Reise Arena. Cost is $12 for the program, which...
January 4, 2015 - 12:58am
'Kudos for Kids' a book of fun and family
BEMIDJI -- What started out as a family project back in the 1960s has found its way into a published book by a well-known Bemidji board member of learning in youth to senior non-profits who wanted to renew interest in reading to the young. Perhaps becoming a grandmother again spurred...
January 4, 2015 - 12:14am
Pioneer Previews: Arts for all tastes coming up
With the dawn of the New Year, new initiatives are beginning to raise interest in the lull of wintertime. For example, the highly successful fundraiser for the Beltrami County History Center played to a full house, as who doesn't like to play "Clue?" What is even more interesting...
January 4, 2015 - 12:00am
December 30, 2014
Hibbing’s Dylan Days are over but Duluth’s live on
DULUTH — The organizers behind Hibbing’s Dylan Days have announced the end — for now — of the annual festival celebrating the famous folky’s birthday in his hometown. The event each May that included a weekend of tours, music and a creative writing contest is on hiatus,...
entertainment / music
December 30, 2014 - 8:42pm
December 27, 2014
OFF THE RECORD BLOG: 'The Interview' review
The Pioneer's Joe Froemming reviews the much-talked about film, "The Interview."
December 27, 2014 - 2:27pm