Pioneer Staff Report
BEMIDJI -- Skateboard lessons to learn the basics including turning, balancing techniques, manuals, ollies, riding transition, board maintenance and skateboard vocabulary will be offered in June, a release from the city said.
BEMIDJI -- Beltrami County will be holding a public open house on the recently completed Aquatic Invasive Species Study from 6 to 7:30 p.m. May 21
BEMIDJI -- Oak Hills Christian College held its graduation ceremonies on Saturday at Evangelical Free Church in Bemidji. A total of 24 students were awarded diplomas, including 18 bachelor’s degrees...
BEMIDJI -- A gift by retired biology teachers Dr. Darby and Geri Nelson to BSU’s Imagine Tomorrow campaign is intended to help American Indian students overcome financial obstacles, the BSU...
BEMIDJI -- The city of Bemidji recently was awarded $387,500 to help owner-occupied housing rehabilitation in the city by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). In all, DEED awarded $17.6 million to 37 communities to help pay for building rehabilitation and infrastructure projects.
BEMIDJI -- The Grammy-award winning country band Little Big Town will perform at Bemidji’s Sanford Center in October. The band is adding a fall leg to its The Pain Killer...
Sixty-eight BSU employees with a combined total of 935 years of service were recognized for their careers at BSU during the university's annual Emeriti, Retirement and Milestone Ceremony in the Beaux Arts Ballroom. Seven employees were recognized for tenures with the university of 30 years or more, including Tamera Mayer, an office and administrative specialist in the Bemidji School of Nursing who has worked at BSU for 35 years. 2015 Emeriti are: • James Rafferty, professor emeritus of psychology, 39 years. • Rosealie Weaver, professor emerita of English, 28 years. • Craig Hougen, profess
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.
STAPLES — Two Bemidji High School girls golfers finished in the top 10 Saturday afternoon, helping the Lumberjacks finish fourth overall at the Cardinal Invitational. Bemidji shot a 360 as a team to take fourth in the 12-team tournament, held at the Vintage at Staples. Morgan Williams led the way for BHS with a score of 80, placing fifth in the competition, while Morgan Miller took seventh with a score of 83. Kate Smith of Detroit Lakes took first overall with a score of 64 — 12 strokes ahead of second-place Natalie Amundson. Smith set the course record with her score, sinking 10 birdies i
BEMIDJI—Local musician Shannon Murray is recording a new new album entitled "Collecting Anchors." It is a full-length album, accompanied by bass, drums and cello featuring songs Murray has been working on the past two years, she said in an email. She has been recording the album at Supple Studios in Bemidji and features the local talents Garrett Verke on bass and Owen Weaver on drums. The album will be released in October. Murray has been hosting a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for the project.