“Bring Her Home: Stolen Daughters of Turtle Island” Opens At Watermark Art Center

In collaboration with the International Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women (#MMIW) awareness campaign, “Bring Her Home: Stolen Daughters of Turtle Island”,...

Golden Apple: TrekNorth Varsity Choir Members Share Their Love Of Music

Numerous studies show that having an art curriculum in a child’s education improves not only their academic performance but also improves their motor skills, confidence,...

Tenth Avenue North To Perform At Sanford Center

The Sanford Center in Bemidji and VenuWorks announced Tuesday that Tenth Avenue North will be holding a “Decade the Halls” concert at the event center in...

Grand Rapids Hosts Rural Arts & Cultural Summit

The Rural Arts and Culture Summit was founded in 2011 and is a biennial practitioner-driven gathering that celebrates and expands the field of rural arts-based in...

In Focus: Over 70 Craft Vendors Take Part In Annual Fall Festival

Over 70 craft vendors displayed their products at the Beltrami County Fairgrounds as part of the ninth annual Fall Festival. “Right now, there are two different...

Northwoods Adventure: Hackensack Chainsaw Event Provides Entertainment All Weekend Long

You wouldn’t expect watching someone cut wood with a chainsaw to be very entertaining, but that’s exactly what it was at the 2019 Hackensack Minnesota Chainsaw Event. 12...

Traveling Art Pub Gives Painters An Opportunity To Learn And Relax

You wouldn’t expect the setting of an art tutorial to be at a bar or restaurant, but that’s exactly the location for an art group called The Traveling Art Pub. The group...

In Business: Creating Music at Supple Studios

Troy Foss has always surrounded himself around music. After college, he lived in Los Angeles, where he worked in recording studios and in Chicago, where he did lots of...

Red Lake Boys and Girls Club Partners With Graffiti Artist To Cover Up Skate Park Vandalism

The Red Lake Skate Park has been exposed to a lot of spray paint vandalism over the years. Last week, the Red Lake Boys and Girls Club, along with some students from the...

In Focus: Local Bemidji Artist Finds Art Inspiration Through Music

“It would be like me re-writing the song, only I’m rewriting it in a different medium,” said local Bemidji artist Charles Alberti. Alberti has been painting for as...

The Viking Era Was Brought To Life During First Nisswa Viking Festival

A unique festival was held in Nisswa this past weekend that brought the Viking age to life. Almost a thousand people visited Nisswa’s Pioneer Village Saturday for the...

In Focus: Watermark Art Gallery’s ‘Nibikaang’ Exhibit Celebrates The Importance Of Water

The tranquility and beauty of our lakes, streams and rivers is taking center stage in one of the latest exhibits at the Watermark Art Gallery in Bemidji....