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July 9, 2015
Gregg Kotas captured this photo of a monarch caterpillar near Bemidji.
READER PHOTO: Monarch caterpillar
July 9, 2015 - 12:31pm
June 22, 2015
Ron Offutt, founder and chairman of RDO Equipment Co., talks about the future of the company from his office in south Fargo. (David Samson | Forum News Service)
Potato giant defends company's land stewardship in water permit flap
June 22, 2015 - 10:34am
May 15, 2015
A big old porcupine wanders through the northwoods near Bemidji on Monday evening. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
'Are you looking at me?'
May 15, 2015 - 9:53am
DNR lifts burning restrictions in much of Minnesota
May 15, 2015 - 9:05am
May 1, 2015
Photo of the Day: Immature eagle
May 1, 2015 - 9:46am
April 2, 2015
This northern long-eared bat, observed in Illinois, shows symptoms of white-nose syndrome. (Photo by Steve Taylor, University of Illinois / U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service website)
Northern long-eared bat gets threatened status
April 2, 2015 - 10:50am
August 30, 2014
A group of seven canoers from Camp Nan A Bo Sho in Lakewood, Wis., head to the west side of Rose Lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness of Minnesota after stopping to swim in June 2004.Forum News Service File Photo
A half-century of wilderness: 1964 federal law set stage for the second ‘W’ in BWCAW
August 30, 2014 - 11:31pm
July 24, 2014
Single zebra mussel confirmed in Green Lake
July 24, 2014 - 12:12am
July 10, 2014
A yellow-bellied sapsucker caught and ate this unfortunate ant after stopping at a tree along the Montebello cross country ski trail.
Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Dinner Time
July 10, 2014 - 5:01pm
June 26, 2014
Consumer products like these are among those generating contaminants of emerging concern in rivers, lakes and groundwater. Courtesy Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Chemicals spread into Minnesota groundwater
June 26, 2014 - 11:53pm
June 24, 2014
Grasses frame prairie ecologist Marissa Ahlering as she takes notes while conducting a grassland bird survey June 10. The multi- year project will help track grassland bird populations and improve management of dwindling grassland habitat in Minnesota and other Midwestern states. Dan Gunderson | MPR News
As farming booms, some prairie songbirds fall silent
June 24, 2014 - 11:56pm
June 18, 2014
Book signing set for Bemidji on new trail guide
June 18, 2014 - 10:33am
June 17, 2014
New state parks and trails commission seeks applicants
June 17, 2014 - 11:36pm
April 20, 2014
Julia Ponder, executive director of the University of Minnesota Raptor Center, releases the snowy owl “D.C. Snowy” off Winter Street in Superior, Wis., on Saturday morning. The owl was reportedly hit by a bus in Washington, D.C. and then rehabilitated at the Raptor Center. Bob King | Forum News Service
Famous snowy owl set free after rehab in Minnesota
April 20, 2014 - 12:09am
March 12, 2014
Decision on sulfate wild rice limit, and where it will be enforced, could be year away
March 12, 2014 - 11:43pm