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Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
'We Sit' offers contemplative poems and paintings
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: The scoop on early film award season
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Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
MercyMe to perform in Bemidji
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As fall arrives, fish are on the move
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Some thoughts on Ol' Ruff
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Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
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September 13, 2018
A place to call home: Bemidji Community Theater purchases former Book World building
BEMIDJI—After nearly 40 years of making due with whatever locations they could find to store materials, rehearse and construct sets, the...
September 13, 2018 - 7:47pm
July 19, 2018
‘Steel Magnolias’ will steal your heart: Show opens Friday at the Chief Theater
BEMIDJI -- Opening at 7:30 Friday, the Paul Bunyan Playhouse will present “Steel Magnolias,” a timeless tale of six strong women facing life’s...
July 19, 2018 - 3:52pm
July 5, 2018
Get a 'Clue' at this performance: Paul Bunyan Playhouse’s ‘Clue the Musical’ debuts Friday
BEMIDJI—Make sure your pencils are sharpened for the Paul Bunyan Playhouse production of "Clue the Musical," opening Friday at 7:30 p.m....
July 5, 2018 - 2:31pm
June 21, 2018
A history lesson. . . sort of: 'The Complete History of America: Abridged' opens Friday
BEMIDJI—Premiering tonight at 7:30 in the historic Chief Theater downtown Bemidji, the Paul Bunyan Playhouse presents "The Complete History...
June 21, 2018 - 5:44pm
June 7, 2018
'Ring'ing in a new season: ‘Ring of Fire’ opens Friday at Chief Theater
BEMIDJI—The Paul Bunyan Playhouse is "ringing" in the new season Friday night with the premiere of "Ring of Fire" at 7:30 p.m. at the historic...
June 7, 2018 - 7:31pm
‘The Lion King’ to play at Chief Theater
BEMIDJI -- The Paul Bunyan Playhouse will show Disney’s “The Lion King” as the last movie night of the season at 6 p.m. Saturday, March...
March 7, 2018 - 10:17am
February 25, 2018
Around the Arts, February 25
First City Poetry Reads final sessionBEMIDJI -- The eighth and final event of the First City Poetry Reads series will be held Saturday, March...
February 25, 2018 - 10:15am
February 8, 2018
'Wait Until Dark' comes to the Chief Theater
BEMIDJI—A bit of suspense is coming to Bemidji Community Theater's stage with the production of the thriller "Wait Until Dark," which follows...
February 8, 2018 - 9:35am
December 11, 2017
Dancing into Tradition: First City Dance Studio celebrates a decade of The Nutcracker
BEMIDJI—For a handful of young dancers who have spent most of the last decade performing ballet, "The Nutcracker" has become part of life—a...
December 11, 2017 - 10:25am
September 24, 2017
Tales from the 'Trailer Park': Randy and Mr. Lahey of the ‘Trailer Park Boys’ come to Bemidji
The Trailer Park Boys are coming to town—or some of them, anyway. On Saturday, Sept. 30, Bemidji's Chief Theater will host Randy and Mr....
September 24, 2017 - 10:48am
August 1, 2017
A bit of 'blonde' ambition: ‘Legally Blonde’ closes out the Paul Bunyan Playhouse season
BEMIDJI—"Legally Blonde," winner of three Laurence Olivier Awards (including Best New Musical), opens at the Chief Theater tonight in the grand...
August 1, 2017 - 8:50pm
July 19, 2017
Take a trip to 'Almost, Maine'
If you go What: 'Almost, Maine' by Paul Bunyan Playhouse When: Opens Wednesday. Through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and a 2 p.m. Sunday, July 23, matinee...
July 19, 2017 - 9:55am
June 6, 2017
Take a marvel at ‘The Marvelous Wonderettes’: Paul Bunyan Playhouse opens 66th season
BEMIDJI -- The Los Angeles Times describes “The Marvelous Wonderettes” as “deliciously enjoyable!” The New York Times said it is “an...
June 6, 2017 - 8:07pm
March 17, 2017
TEDx comes to Bemidji: Local speakers, live music event at Chief Theater on April 14
BEMIDJI—Organizers said Friday that the inaugural TEDxBemidji has been scheduled for 2 to 5 p.m. Friday, April 14, at the Historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji. The independently organized event, licensed by TED, will feature local speakers and live music relating to the...
March 17, 2017 - 8:39pm
February 26, 2017
A 'Great' show for Jim: Great Northern Radio Show to honor Jim Miller during live Bemidji broadcast
If you go... What: Great Northern Radio Show When: Saturday, March 4. Live broadcast will air from 5 to 7 p.m. on Northern Community Radio. Studio...
February 26, 2017 - 8:00am