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Book Release Party Photos
Over the weekend, I hosted two book release events in Bemidji and Minneapolis. My book, Life Learned Abroad: Lessons on Humanity from China, is about the experiences I had and insights gained when li...
1/9/14 at 3:38 PM Come Celebrate With Me: China Book Release Parties 12/11/13 at 11:36 AM
Two Indian Hitch-hikers in Bemidji, Minnesota 10/14/13 at 7:41 AM
Beaten up, not broken
After 16 miles on the indoor track Saturday, I knew the rest of the day was going to be a mixed bag, regardless whether I had lots of energy. The issue wasn't one of being tired, but the constant pou...
12/22/13 at 10:56 AM Making miles 10/14/13 at 6:05 PM
A new path, a grand adventure 3/13/13 at 5:46 AM
Bemidji Pioneer debuts lifestyle magazine this week
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Published by the Bemidji Pioneer, the magazine called "in" will be issued quarterly and distributed at regional businesses. It also will be delivered to Pioneer subscribers this wee...
12/18/13 at 11:37 AM Forum Communications Co. rolls out rewards program for loyal newspaper subscribers 12/10/13 at 11:33 AM
The Pioneer's front-page design recognized by Newseum 6/4/13 at 4:32 PM
Bemidji to host 2014 Governor’s Deer Hunting Opener event
Gov. Mark Dayton announced today that the city of Bemidji has been chosen as the host community for the Minnesota Governors Deer Hunting Opener to kick-off the 2014 firearms deer season. Dayton made ...
11/8/13 at 3:21 PM Area ski slopes gear up for season openings 11/28/12 at 3:28 PM
Paul Bunyan's 75th birthday party on tap during Bemidji 'Legacy Destination Weekend' 6/7/12 at 3:08 PM
Summer language experience to bloom in August
In early August, the Fargo Public Schools will hold an immersion experience into the Chinese language and culture for the first time. The Chinese Language and Culture Program will take place weekdays...
5/24/13 at 9:03 AM
UND’s Red River Trio to perform in Fargo, Bemidji May 4 and 5
The Red River Trio, a group comprising three select students from the University of North Dakota Music Department, will perform at 5:15 p.m., at Schmitt Music, 4101 13th Ave. S.W., in Fargo, on May ...
5/3/13 at 1:34 PM
WCHA weekly preview: March 11-17
Going into the final week of the WCHA regular season, the standings were tight and hardly anything was set in stone. Five teams were fighting for the MacNaughton Cup, four teams for the #1 seed in th...
3/11/13 at 8:34 PM WCHA weekly preview: March 4-10 3/4/13 at 4:57 PM
WCHA weekly preview: February 25-March 3 2/25/13 at 6:41 PM
Forks daycare provider, focus of Sunday benefit in Oslo, Minn., on her cancer battle: 'When I think of the kids is when I get upset'
By Mike Brue GRAND FORKS Sandy Puttbrese says she didnt shed tears when, earlier this fall, a Mayo Clinic doctor told her about the uterine cancer that had spread to her ovaries. As she recalls it, h...
11/16/12 at 7:20 PM Grand Forks daycare provider is focus of two November fundraisers 10/22/12 at 2:38 PM
Election Notebook: Voter ID amendment takes spotlight
Debate about a proposed constitutional amendment requiring Minnesota voters to show photographic identification intensified Wednesday. Among the disputes, the two sides of the question appearing on t...
10/24/12 at 5:42 PM Politicians agree reporter Brad Swenson was 'one of a kind' 7/24/12 at 9:23 AM
Long-time Bemidji political reporter Brad Swenson dies 7/23/12 at 9:38 AM
Way to go Joe!
I love good news stories. In a world that has plenty of tragedy and daily reports of folks who are lying, stealing, cheating, or hurting others -I welcome a storythat reminds of the good in people. Su...
9/2/12 at 9:06 PM
Running in Bemidji
Carl returned home a couple of weeks ago after a month in Jamestown with a newfound fixation on his health and physical appearance. Much to our delight, this has included an increased interaction wit...
8/17/12 at 10:52 PM
A Big Birthday for a Big Guy...A Very Big Guy! - Areavoices Digest #60
Happy Birthday Paul and Babe! Bemidji, Minnesota is celebrating the 75th birthday of their own Paul Bunyan and Babe, the Big Blue Ox statues. To commemorate the big guy's big day, the Bemidji Pioneer...
1/18/12 at 5:08 PM More outdoors news coming on Areavoices - Areavoices Digest #49 10/5/11 at 11:09 AM
Breakfast Cookies get a vegan makeover
You won't find any butter in Noemi Aylesworth's refrigerator. You may see a carton of soy milk on the shelf, but definitely not the kind that comes from an animal species. No cheese, either. "If some...
11/13/11 at 2:13 PM Watch your diet and still enjoy Peanut Butter Granola 3/14/11 at 11:26 AM
Weekend Baking: Bittersweet Brownies with Orange Creme Frosting 3/4/11 at 7:54 AM
Home Sweet Home: China in Minnesota
All the pictures and words and emotions regarding China came to an end, folks. This post is about my arrival back and experiences being re-introduced to Minnesota. I left Zhuhai on an unusually clea...
11/4/11 at 3:26 PM Small Town Saturday Night 8/17/11 at 6:20 PM
Column: Time for serious second look at D-I hockey
BY MICHAEL SMITH firstname.lastname@example.org The breaking news from college athletics is not coming from the hardwood of the NCAA basketball tournament but from the frozen rinks of college hockey. The Big...
3/30/11 at 5:00 AM