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UPDATE: Home on Beltrami/Hubbard County line lost to fire Tuesday night w/video
Bemidji area Christmas bird count set for Saturday
City to residents: What should we do with south shore?
Judge denies new trial in synthetic drug case
Man charged with fleecing insurance company for $25,000 ring
GYMNASTICS: Bemidji falls to Detroit Lakes
MEN'S HOCKEY: After outstanding debut, BSU freshman goalie Wilkins named WCHA rookie of the week; will start Friday
BOYS HOCKEY: Bemidji edges Warroad 4-3 with late goal
WRESTLING: Bemidji dominant in triangular sweep
SWIMMING: Lumberjacks begin season with strong effort
Carl Harry Gehrke
James Wolfe Bredon
Nancy Kathleen Bill
All Dressed up for ‘Downton Abbey’ screening
Pioneer Previews for Dec. 8: Music, music, everywhere for today, week
Local authors to sign books
Author plans talk on how Pearl Harbor hit small-town Minnesota
Art briefs for Dec. 5
Blane Klemek: How animals survive the chilly winter months
Paul Nelson: Heavy snow hampers development of ice on Bemidji area lakes
Trumpeter swans shot near Detroit Lakes; DNR seeks public’s help
Blane Klemek: Do bears hibernate? The truth about outdoor myths
Paul Nelson: Ice fishing season has arrived for Bemidji area anglers
Rich Lowry: The war on inequality
Amy Goodman: Poverty wages in the land of plenty
Pioneer VIiewpoints: The task at hand for NTC
Kathryn Lopez: What the pope is really saying
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Giving the gift of stories
Sue Bruns: Ah, those holiday traditions
Alice Collins: Christmas time is a time for joy, families
Jane Furuseth: Readers Theater celebrates 10th year of performances
Art Lee: A tale in rhyme from a past Christmas time (with apologies to Edgar Allen Poe)
Evan Hazard: An epiphany in G major and the music inside us
November 20, 2013
Alone in the wild: Bemidji author pens ‘This Side of a Wilderness’
BEMIDJI — Dan Rice has gone from one extreme to another in his life — by choice. He left his job as a hydrographer with the United States...
entertainment / writing
November 20, 2013 - 4:38pm
Eddie Money concert at Sanford Center canceled
BEMIDJI -- The Eddie Money "Unplug it in. . . Again" acoustic performance set for Dec. 12 in Bemidji has been canceled because of a lack of ticket sales. The singer, best known for hits in the late 1970s and early 1980s of "Two Tickets to Paradise," "Think I'm in Love" and...
entertainment / music
November 20, 2013 - 11:48am
November 16, 2013
Pioneer Previews for Nov. 17: Music and words this week in the arts
BEMIDJI —The Early Music Ensemble will perform a concert of chamber music at 3 p.m. today in Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine and Performing Arts Complex, 14th St. and Birchmont Drive. The ensemble features Michael Hanson (saxophone), Melanie Hanson (violin), Patrick...
November 16, 2013 - 11:09pm
November 9, 2013
From Lake Wobegon to Lake Bemidji: Keillor conquers on opening day of deer season
BEMIDJI — Mother Nature set a wintry Minnesota scene in Bemidji just in time for Garrison Keillor and "A Prairie Home Companion’s" arrival...
November 9, 2013 - 11:39pm
November 7, 2013
Art briefs for Nov. 7
2 fellowships awarded to artists BEMIDJI — The Region 2 Arts Council and the McKnight Career Development Fellowship program recently awarded $6,000 to two local artists, Cate Belleveau, of Puposky, and Kathy Gustafson of Bemidji. The 18-month fellowship provides an artist...
November 7, 2013 - 12:45am
Locals work hard to bring Saturday’s ‘A Prairie Home Companion’ show to downtown Bemidji
BEMIDJI — The marquee is ready with the news that all Bemidji knows by now — "A Prairie Home Companion" is coming to town this weekend. The...
November 7, 2013 - 12:43am
November 2, 2013
Tale as old as time… BHS students to present ‘Beauty and the Beast’
BEMIDJI — Three years ago, Rachel Jensen and Brad Olson were dancing partners in Bemidji High School’s production of "Footloose." They’re...
November 2, 2013 - 11:24pm
Pioneer Previews for Nov. 3: Two musical performances today
BEMIDJI — Two musical performances are on the agenda today for Bemidjians, from the Choir Fall Festival to the Trombone Choir. Both events are sure to please the most ardent fan. - The Choir Festival will begin at 3 p.m. on the main stage of the Bangsberg Fine and Performing...
November 2, 2013 - 11:18pm
BSU music department to present Fall Festival
Under the direction of Bradley Logan, Bemidji State University Department of Music will present their fall festival on Sunday at 3 p.m. in the...
entertainment / music
November 2, 2013 - 1:56am
October 31, 2013
Olson returns to his roots: Bemidji State graduate back on campus, will conduct trombone concert Sunday
BEMIDJI — The adjunct professor of low brass at Bemidji State University is returning to his alma mater after 41 years. The school that...
entertainment / music
October 31, 2013 - 1:07am
Art briefs for Oct. 31
Watermark Center opens new exhibit BEMIDJI — The opening of "It’s Only Clay" will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Watermark Art Center, 426 Bemidji Ave. N. The opening will feature the work of this year’s juror, Andrea Leila Denecke. The event will include a brief...
October 31, 2013 - 12:56am
October 26, 2013
Pioneer Previews for Oct. 27: Madrigal Dinners back again at BSU
Tickets for the 45th Annual Madrigal Dinners at Bemidji State University are on sale now. The Renaissance-style feast will be performed in a revamped Royal Manor designed by Karina Carlson and Zach Morgan, where the Royal Court, minstrels, beggars, cellar keepers, recorders and...
October 26, 2013 - 10:36pm
October 25, 2013
Sanford Center preps for Blue Man Group
BEMIDJI — As the Blue Man Group is said to be a one-of-a-kind show, the Sanford Center is having a one-of-a-kind experience preparing for the...
October 25, 2013 - 12:32am
October 24, 2013
Pink postpones Fargodome show
FARGO – Reportedly under doctors’ orders, pop singer Pink has postponed her concert at the Fargodome originally scheduled for Sunday night. A statement sent out Wednesday by promoter Live Nation Entertainment said the singer needed more time on vocal rest after performing...
entertainment / music
October 24, 2013 - 10:22am
Arts briefs for Oct. 24
Ojibwe singer and songwriter to perform BEMIDJI — Annie Humphrey, Leech Lake Ojibwe singer and songwriter, will perform 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. tonight at the Cabin Café Coffeehouse, 214 3rd St. NW. The concert is free but a freewill offering will be accepted to benefit the Bemidji...
October 24, 2013 - 12:11am