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June 6, 2017
Wissota Modified winner Brady Dyrdahl won his first race ever in the Modified class and his first win in over 10 years since winning in the Wissota Mod Four class at the Wissota Western 100. (Submitted photo)
First-time winners crowned at Bemidji Speedway (photo gallery)
June 6, 2017 - 8:41am
June 3, 2017
Bemidji drag racer wins at Brainerd
June 3, 2017 - 10:18pm
May 31, 2017
Tim Jackson (8) and Dean Eggebraaten race side-by-side during a Midwest Modifieds race on Monday at Bemidji Speedway. (Dennis Peterson | Special To The Pioneer)
SPEEDWAY: Racing continues on Memorial Day
May 31, 2017 - 9:46am
May 30, 2017
In a heat race, Wissota Pure Stock racer Austin Carlson hit the front wall and clipped the light pole before coming to a rest on the track on Saturday at Bemidji Speedway. He was shaken but unhurt. (Dennis Peterson | Special To The Pioneer)
Start your engines: Racing season begins at Bemidji Speedway
May 30, 2017 - 9:37am
May 24, 2017
Pictured are, from left, Kevin Bahr, Rhonda Bahr, Gordie Lancaster and Brandon Bahr. The four are shown standing next to Brandon's No. 29 Wissota Midwest Modified at last Saturday's Bemidji Speedway car show held at the Bemidji Auto Value. (Submitted photo)
A family tradition: Three generations of racers still competing at Bemidji Speedway
May 24, 2017 - 9:19pm
May 20, 2017
Fans mingle with racers from the Bemidji Speedway outside Bemidji Auto Value on Saturday afternoon. The 2017 racing season officially begins  next week but fans got a preview of the racers this weekend with the Bemidji Speedway Car Show. (Dennis Peterson | Special To The Pioneer)
AUTO RACING: Racing season kicks off with auto show
May 20, 2017 - 6:36pm
March 13, 2017
The Garfield Lake Ice Racing family surrounds Kaldyn Eichberg, standing between the checkered flags, on Sunday prior to his victory lap in the No. 21 car. (Dennis Peterson | Special To The Pioneer)
AUTO RACING: Ice racers make child's wish come true
March 13, 2017 - 6:40pm
March 5, 2017
 NASCAR Cup Series driver Brad Keselowski (2) leads NASCAR Cup Series driver Kyle Larson (42) around turn four during the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday. Shanna Lockwood-USA TODAY Sports
Keselowski gets win at Atlanta Motor Speedway
March 5, 2017 - 9:46pm
February 7, 2017
No. 2 Matt Schow leads the pack with No. 16 Nathan Doughty, No. 14 Ryan Julin, No. 22 Jared Miller and No. 21 Bob LaRose during Sunday's Lake Garfield Ice Racing in Laporte. (Dennis Peterson | Special To The Pioneer)
Ice racers take to the track
February 7, 2017 - 10:20am
January 16, 2017
Doyle Erickson of Bagley stands next to his No. 99 Ice Racer on Sunday. Erickson won both features during Sunday's opener of Garfield Lake Ice Races in Laporte. (Dennis Peterson | Special To The Pioneer)
AUTO RACING: Garfield Lake Ice Racing opened Sunday
January 16, 2017 - 10:18pm
December 5, 2016
Pictured are the Bemidji Speedway's Rookies of the Year. From left are Doug Van Mill (Wissota Modified), Kevin Baumgarner (Wissota Super Stock), Dean Eggebraaten (Wissota Midwest Modified, Cameron Schwinn accepting for Eggebraaten), Nicole Feda (Wissota Mod Four), Kade Leeper (Wissota Pure Stock) and John Current (Mini Stocks). (Dennis Peterson | Special To The Pioneer)
AUTO RACING: Awards handed out at speedway banquet
December 5, 2016 - 10:12pm
October 21, 2016
Bemidji's Kade Leeper, 15, in victory lane earlier this summer at Bemidji Speedway following his feature win.
AUTO RACING: Leeper named Rookie of the Year
October 21, 2016 - 9:14am
September 26, 2016
The Wissota Super Stock cars of No. 24 Mike MacAdams races No. 11 Harley Kroening around turn two at Bemidji Speedway.
37th Annual Paul Bunyan Stampede cut short by rain (PHOTO GALLERY)
September 26, 2016 - 5:56pm
August 29, 2016
Matt Sparby leads the way in turn two of a Wissota Midwest Modified race on Sunday at Bemidji Speedway with No. 19 Darrin Lawler in the background. Sparby won the race. Dennis Peterson | Special To The Pioneer
AUTO RACING: Bemidji Speedway wraps up track championship season
August 29, 2016 - 10:37pm
August 22, 2016
In Wissota Midwest Modified action on the front straight on Sunday at the Bemidji Speedway, No. 65 Ron Reed finds himself on top of the No. 74 car of Gary James Nelson. Darrin Lawler’s car is on the left. There were no injuries. (Dennis Peterson | Special To The Pioneer)
AUTO RACING: Clean sweeps, crashes highlight Bemidji Speedway races
August 22, 2016 - 10:26pm