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August 2, 2017
John Tobias (left) and Anthony Coutlee share a meal during the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival's fry bread taco fundraiser on Wednesday at the Bemidji waterfront. (Micah Friez | Bemidji Pioneer)
Dragon Boat Festival back on the waterfront
August 2, 2017 - 5:39pm
July 31, 2017
The “Survive-Oars” board their dragon boat for practice on Monday evening at the Lake Bemidji waterfront. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Paddles up: Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival underway
July 31, 2017 - 8:05pm
August 4, 2016
WCCO-TV anchors Amelia Santaniello (left) and Liz Collin (right) broadcast live in front of Lake Bemidji during the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival as part of the station's "Goin' to the Lake" series. (Grace Pastoor | Bemidji Pioneer)
WCCO: Live from Bemidji!
August 4, 2016 - 5:52pm
July 28, 2015
Dragon Boat Festival begins: Lack of parking may be difficult ​
July 28, 2015 - 10:17pm
September 7, 2014
Bemidji City Council member Ron Johnson reflects on the shore of Lake Bemidji just over a month after experiencing a heart attack during the annual Dragon Boat Festival. Grateful to the doctors and first responders who helped save his life, Johnson is encouraging people to learn CPR and to monitor their heart health. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Back from the brink: A month after his near-fatal heart attack at Dragon Boat Festival, Ron Johnson opens up
September 7, 2014 - 1:49am
August 2, 2014
The River City Dragons celebrate their record time in the second annual GM Dondelinger Sprint Cup Friday evening at the Lake Bemidji waterfront. MALACHI PETERSEN | BEMIDJI PIONEER
Breaking records: Second annual Dondelinger GM Sprint Cup features 7 teams
August 2, 2014 - 1:02am
July 28, 2014
When the boats come in: Activities start Wednesday for the Dragon Boat Festival
July 28, 2014 - 10:47pm
August 3, 2013
The Pioneer's John Hageman (inside center) digs as the Lakeland "Love Boat" team nears the finish line in the team's first race.
John Hageman column: A little wet and very sore
August 3, 2013 - 9:09pm
A portrait of Albert Einstein hangs from the canopy tent of the Water Soaked Nerds' Team Village in Library Park for the 2013 Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival.
It takes a village. . .; Dragon Boat teams personalize their spots
August 3, 2013 - 9:06pm
Belissa Ho and Brian Hudson of the HydraHeads congratulate each other following their team's victory in the Gold Division of the 2013 Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival on Saturday. Saturday's win was the third Gold Division title for the team from Headwaters Canoe and Kayak in eight years.
HydraHeads = H-3-O; local team wins third Dragon Boat title since 2009
August 3, 2013 - 9:03pm
The Dragon Boat Festival got under way on Friday evening with a parade of the teams and a new event, Sprint Races. The races begin at 9 a.m. today. Shown above Team The Scourge from Lueken's Village Foods had some colorful characters.
Parade of teams opens Dragon Boat Festival
August 3, 2013 - 12:25am
Dragon Boat Festival: Canadians win first Dondelinger GM Sprint Cup
August 3, 2013 - 12:12am
August 1, 2013
Oarsman Steve Modich guides MedSave Family Pharmacy's Wellness Warriors, left, past Paul Bunyan Broadcasting's Radio Flyers during dragon boat practice Tuesday evening.
Dragon Boat Festival: Nine teams entered in inaugural Sprint Cup
August 1, 2013 - 11:34pm
July 30, 2013
Submitted illustration. The Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival this year is remembering George Welte, its official festival photographer, who died unexpectedly June 30.
'He made people smile': Dragon Boat Festival will remember Welte
July 30, 2013 - 6:54pm
July 29, 2013
Eight Dragon Boats arrived early Monday and were unloaded thanks to heavy equipment from Diversified Builders, members of the Bemidji Rotary and Dragon Boat committee members. Practices will be held all week with races Friday night and Saturday for the 2013 Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival.
Dragon Boats in the water
July 29, 2013 - 7:11pm