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The Pioneer's front-page design recognized by Newseum
BEMIDJI, Minn. - The Bemidji Pioneerwas lauded for its front-page newspaper design today, being featured as one of Newseum's "Top Ten Front Pages" of the day. Newseumis a 250,000-square-foot museum ...
6/4/13 at 4:32 PM Forum Communications Co. announces 2013 Forum Forward class 4/12/13 at 1:24 PM
Matt Cory named next editor of The Pioneer of Bemidji, Minn. 3/27/13 at 10:09 PM
Shadows run and hide at Lahaina Noon
Notice anything odd about this photo? It was taken earlier this week in Honolulu, Hawaii. The sun is out - you can see that - but something's missing. Look around the bottom of the level ... hmm, wh...
5/29/13 at 1:08 PM Ripples in spacetime prove Einstein right again 4/25/13 at 1:51 PM
How to safely view the upcoming solar eclipse and transit of Venus 5/4/12 at 11:55 AM
Legislative notebook: Higher ed OK'd
By Danielle Killey Minnesota representatives approved increasing by $150 million spending on state colleges and universities. Higher education, perhaps more than any other area, has been neglected f...
4/25/13 at 7:38 PM Legislative notebook: Senators' message to U is to be accountable 4/18/13 at 9:18 AM
Hospital talks off; lawmakers still want Minnesota ownership required 4/10/13 at 7:11 PM
The basil is sprouting
In spite of the wintry weather outside (it's snowing again), we've got a little bit of spring in our kitchen; the basil is sprouting! You may remember that I signed up for the U of M Master Gardene...
4/17/13 at 7:34 AM Trip trinkets 3/6/13 at 8:53 AM
Cooking with cabbage 10/26/12 at 7:58 AM
What fills you up?
In life there are so many things that zap our energy. Often we become so busy just trying to get things done that we end up forgetting to fill up the engine. Here I am speaking of doing things that gi...
1/13/13 at 7:23 AM
Beijing: Emperors and Communists
After a lazy Sunday in Beijing, it was time to get into the nitty-gritty and get me an eduvacation. Beijing is one of the most storied capitals around. Its most recent chapters have been written whil...
7/7/12 at 10:18 AM Beijing: On a Day of Worship 6/30/12 at 8:57 AM
What price for peace of mind?
The patient is eight years out from treatment for breast cancer and is doing well, but four times a year she insists on a blood test to check her inflammation levels. The test is pointless and has no...
7/3/12 at 12:30 PM Why I won't be watching 'Weight of the Nation' 5/14/12 at 11:08 AM
Nurturing rural health 5/6/11 at 2:26 PM
Summer salad easy to tote to Independence Day picnics.
If you've been to a Twins baseball game at Target Field on a Sunday afternoon, you may have satisfied your hunger pangs with a refreshing healthful salad from the Roots for the Home Team Garden Goodie...
7/2/12 at 10:34 AM Wok Cooking with Stir-Fry Grace 4/8/12 at 6:00 AM
Arboretum Zucchini Bread offers taste of the season 8/7/11 at 6:00 AM
Curried Buttercup Bisque
Buttercup is one of the most familiar and most popular varieties of winter squash. Along with acorn squash, it is a favorite of many cooks and gardeners in the Midwest. I've grown my share of butte...
6/28/12 at 2:00 PM Cream of Crab Soup 5/29/12 at 7:00 PM
Barbecue Burger 8/11/10 at 2:21 PM
HELP: What Do I Do With All Of Those Art Projects?
Not only do our kids bring home paper, but they bring home artwork. I felt like if I were to throw some of the artwork away I would be a bad parent and my kids would think bad thoughts about me. Rec...
5/30/12 at 7:02 PM HELP: What Do I Do With Those School Papers? 5/15/12 at 1:51 PM
Give The Gift Of Experiences 11/28/11 at 11:11 AM
THE POWER OF “POWER OF ATTORNEY”
Anyone who has experienced a family member or friend in a health crisis knows the potential emotional and financial challenges that can occur. One of the best gifts we can give our loved ones and ours...
2/16/12 at 3:48 PM
Dressing Room Adventures: Back of House at Annie Jr.
At the back of the house on the Annie Jr. set it's: hot rollers, hairspray, braids, pig tails, nylons, shoelaces, hats. Eyeliner, blush, lipstick and microphone tape these have been my surroundings fo...
2/9/12 at 1:04 PM
Keep the Past Behind Us
The other day I was booting up my old laptop. It seems that sometimes my new computer is so smart it doesnt let me do what I really want to do and I have to go back to the old one to play. I fired up ...
2/19/11 at 12:19 AM Pass It Along 2/1/11 at 5:22 PM
Now you can find DNR conservation officers online
Locating a Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officer is now just a click away thanks to the DNR's new online Enforcement Conservation Officer Locator. Go to this link. Click on...
10/18/10 at 11:01 AM
Fourth of July weekend: Take a train ride, tour the night sky, and more at Minnesota state parks
Campsite reservations still available in many parts of the state Families looking for something to do over the Fourth of July weekend will find many options for all ages at Minnesota state parks - fro...
6/29/09 at 4:19 AM DNR offers water safety tips for holiday weekend 6/28/09 at 8:02 AM
Free Northwest Minnesota prairie tours offered July 11-12 6/23/09 at 4:47 AM