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May 7, 2017
Boats were crowded around the northwest corner of Lake Bemidji during the 2016 fishing opener. (Pioneer file photo)
Early spring may alter The Opener, Walleyes should be rested and ready
May 7, 2017 - 10:02am
Cal Matfield fishes off a dock on Lake Bemidji with his grandmother Linda Wagner. (Pioneer file photo)
2017 FISHING OPENER: Lake Bemidji continues to thrive
May 7, 2017 - 9:55am
May 4, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Surface water temps on the rise
May 4, 2017 - 6:00pm
Hooded merganser. (Photo by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Southeast Region, via Wikimedia)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Time to appreciate the hooded merganser
May 4, 2017 - 5:00pm
A duck flies over Lake Bemidji near Diamond Point Park as the sun rises. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Taking flight
May 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
May 2, 2017
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Vegetable gardening with pollinators
May 2, 2017 - 7:00pm
April 28, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Robins are always a delight of spring
April 28, 2017 - 12:45pm
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Snow won't impact progress of most fish spawning
April 28, 2017 - 9:00am
April 26, 2017
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Growing beans from seed to harvest
April 26, 2017 - 7:05am
April 21, 2017
A chipmunk sneaks from branch to branch on a tree in Diamond Point Park. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Up a tree!
April 21, 2017 - 10:12am
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
April 21, 2017 - 8:00am
April 20, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wood ducks always welcome in the spring
April 20, 2017 - 10:00pm
April 19, 2017
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Finding your favorite gardening tools
April 19, 2017 - 7:14am
April 14, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wild turkeys are abundant throughout Minnesota
April 14, 2017 - 12:42pm
Ted (left) and Bud Burger of Bemidji at the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame induction ceremony on March 24 in Minneapolis. (Submitted photo)
Burgers among Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame inductees
April 14, 2017 - 12:25pm