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Dayton taps local doctor for medical cannabis board: Wyllie serves with Indian Health Service in Bemidji
Big Bog Festival packed with events for all ages
Jesse Ventura trial: Publicist said bar fight story helped book sales; author tried to downplay it
Group brings sailing regatta back to Lake Bemidji
Rollover near Bemidji results in criminal charges
HOCKEY: Harms participating in Jets' Development Camp
BASEBALL: Local players to take part in All-Star festivities
Lumberjacks baseball: Hirt, Rutledge commit to BSU baseball program
BASEBALL: Legion prepares for Gopher Classic with sweep of Detroit Lakes
BASEBALL: Bemidji Youth Baseball officials concentrate on fun, fundamentals
Lottie Faye Coulombe
Mary Ann Nipp
Diana Marie Nelson
Owen Helton Robinson
When the pretty flowers take over
Ann Daley: The story of three lovely muses and one saintly old man
Marilyn Heltzer: Celebrating the Fourth of July with friends and family
Diane Engel: Class reunion: Words of terror or opportunity?
Sue Bruns: A pretty perfect birthday
Music is back at Buena Vista; Well-known ski area brings back music festival for second year
Plays and music round out the holiday weekend
Art briefs - Sunday July 6
Spellcheck: To 'Bee' or not to 'Bee' -- Tony Award-winning play next up for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
Walk this way: Once again, Sculpture Walk brings in new art to Bemidji (with interactive map)
More boaters ticketed for invasive species violations
Paul Nelson: Surface water in Bemidji area lakes finally nears 70 degrees
Hunting: North Dakota spring pheasant population numbers on the rise
Hunting: North Dakota waterfowl numbers increase
Kasdan -Grimes wedding
Johnson birthday celebration
Oslin birthday celebration
Stai Anniversary celebration
Letter: EPA did not approve PolyMet mine plan
Ron Paul: Hobby Lobby decision creates small island of freedom
Jim Hightower: Walgreen writes its own sick prescription
Alert driving improves safety for all road users
Diana West: When ‘unaccompanied alien minors’ are really baby democrats
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June 15, 2014
Arts Briefs for 06/15/14
Paul Imholte at Lake Bemidji State Park BEMIDJI — Paul Imholte will perform today at Lake Bemidji State Park, 3401 State Park Road NE. His featured instruments is the hammered dulcimer, an ancient string instrument from the Middle East. It is played with light mallets or hammers....
June 15, 2014 - 12:17am
Pioneer Previews: Celebrate Father’s Day with a show
The Ground Round Father’s Day tribute and music dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Normandy invasion will highlight the Bemidji Area Community Band’s opening concert of the summer at 7 p.m. today on the lawn south of Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex on the BSU campus. Concert-goers...
June 15, 2014 - 12:15am
Moondance Jammin Country Fest is coming up
WALKER — The Moondance Jammin Country Fest will take place Friday and Saturday in Walker, and a Pre Jammin Party will take place June 19. Ticket prices for the event are as follows. A two-day general admission ticket, including the Pre Jammin Party, will cost $160; a one-day general...
entertainment / music
June 15, 2014 - 12:13am
On a larger stage: TrekNorth seniors to showcase art in Grand Rapids
Three TrekNorth seniors are about to see their art displayed on a bigger stage. The trio — Kali Benson, Ashley Blevins and Kalli Wilson — were selected to paint the stage backdrop that will be featured throughout the 10th Annual KAXE Mississippi River Festival to take place in...
entertainment / art
June 15, 2014 - 12:00am
June 11, 2014
Art briefs - Sunday June 8
Fiddle camp this week at Headwaters School of Music BEMIDJI -- String Fling Fiddle Camp will offer both private and group instruction starting Monday. Campers will participate in two of four categories based on their playing ability. The camp is open to players from beginning to...
June 11, 2014 - 2:53pm
June 10, 2014
‘Fargo’ Episode 9: A Fox, a Rabbit, and a Cabbage
June 10, 2014 - 10:47pm
UPDATED: Pioneer Previews: Right time for 'She Wrights'; event moved to Rail River Folk School
A performance of songs, theater and films written by women will be the premiere event of the newest established arts nonprofit organization in Bemidji. It will start at 2 p.m. at the Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW, Bemidji. Cate and Al Belleveau are quickly working...
June 10, 2014 - 9:50am
June 7, 2014
The Band is back: Community Band to open summer concert series June 15
BEMIDJI -- A Father's Day tribute and music dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Normandy invasion will highlight the Bemidji Area Community Band's opening concert of the summer on June 15. The concert is scheduled at 7 p.m. on the lawn south of Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex...
entertainment / music
June 7, 2014 - 11:35pm
Getting her voice back: Bemidji woman to take part in worldwide talent competition
BEMIDJI -- Two years ago, Kari Ekhoff could barely speak, much less sing. Suffering from asthma without knowing it, the young mother lost her voice -- the voice that put her through college and helped others learn how to sing. A lot has changed since then. After going through dozens...
entertainment / music
June 7, 2014 - 11:33pm
June 4, 2014
PAUL BUNYAN PLAYHOUSE SEASON OPENER: Nothing quiet about 'Noises Off'
If you go What: "Noises Off," opening of Paul Bunyan Playhouse's 64th summer season. Where: Historic Chief Theater, downtown Bemidji. When: 7:30 Wednesday; event runs through June 14 with shows Wednesday through Sunday (matinee) the first week and June 11-14 the second week. Cost:...
entertainment / theater
June 4, 2014 - 4:01pm
June 3, 2014
Join the conversation 'Fargo' Episode No. 8 tonight
Join Forum Communication staffers -- and the general public -- as we live blog and tweet about Espisode No. 8 of the FX television series 'Fargo'...
June 3, 2014 - 6:56pm
June 1, 2014
Pioneer Previews: Paul Bunyan Playhouse season starts this week
The 2014 Paul Bunyan Playhouse season starts this week with the comedy “Noises Off,” which will make its debut on Wednesday at the Historic Chief Theatre in downtown Bemidji. The play is described as “the funniest farce ever written.” They comedy actually is a type of play-within-a-play...
June 1, 2014 - 12:00am
May 29, 2014
‘Fargo’ gets five Critics’ Choice nominations
LOS ANGELES — As the mayhem in "Bemidji" that the TV series “Fargo” has wrought comes to an end in a few weeks, the series’ recognition continues to grow. FX’s “Fargo” is in the running for five Critics’ Choice Television Awards, tying with four other shows or movies...
May 29, 2014 - 10:35pm
May 27, 2014
REVIEW: ‘Fargo’ Episode 7: Who Shaves the Barber?
May 27, 2014 - 11:02pm
May 25, 2014
Pioneer Previews: Arts alive and well as we head toward summer
I am pleased to extend an invitation to you to attend a performance of “Captain Snap and the Children of Vinegar Lane” on behalf the young actors, their teachers, parents, grandparents and producers Tuesday at 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. at Solway School. The play, under the direction...
May 25, 2014 - 12:03am