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Kid’s Kitchen scheduled
Cass Lake Lions Club pancake breakfast
Lions pancake dinner supports BSU track program
Moorhead police: New synthetic opioid U-47700 may have played role in apparent overdose death
Pharmacy Phanatics Relay For Life team donates
BOYS SOCCER: Wet, wild home opener ends in 4-0 BHS win
CROSS COUNTRY: Experienced Lumberjacks running down another shot at state
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji squeaks past Cathedral, 1-0 (PHOTO GALLERY)
TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Hibbing, Perham
SWIMMING: BHS takes fifth place at Willmar in opener
Madeline D. Boswell
Albert Franklin "Dix" Coffin
Karen (Vogel) Severson
Stephen Michael Jackelen
Stephen Alexander Vencel
Cyndi Fenske: Goings on at the library in September
John Eggers: Find first day teacher success
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY AUG. 28
Patt Rall: Much music in Bemidj this week
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
Blane Klemek: Observations on the American crow
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
DNR survey finds Minnesota wolf population stable
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Many stepped forward to clean up cemetery
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
August 18, 2015
Fundraiser set for Native American fishing initiative
BEMIDJI -- Tribal Fishing Adventures Inc. will hold a fundraiser from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 29 at the American Indian Resource Center on the BSU campus. Tribal Fishing Adventures Inc. is based in Moorhead and Naytahwaush and is run by brothers Bryant and Dustin Swenson. The...
August 18, 2015 - 3:29pm
August 6, 2015
Cal Matfield, 7, fishes off a dock on Lake Bemidji with his grandmother Linda Wagner. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
August 6, 2015 - 4:42pm
July 31, 2015
A bad day fishing is still a good day on the lake: Lake Bemidji State Park hosts a fishing program for kids
BEMIDJI -- Ella Holm puckered her lips, winced and leaned in toward the squirming creature. An inch away, she stopped. “Can I just blow...
July 31, 2015 - 7:52pm
July 9, 2015
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water clarity, temperature big factors in success
BEMIDJI -- The month with the warmest average temperatures in the Bemidji area is July, followed by August as the second warmest month of the year. The first high temperatures in the 80’s this summer have helped push the surface water temperatures in the lakes into the mid 70s. The...
July 9, 2015 - 6:23pm
July 2, 2015
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moon phase means the walleyes are biting at night
Bemidji is one of the premier fishing destinations for anglers from all over the country.
July 2, 2015 - 2:18pm
June 27, 2015
Gone fishin': Fishing Has No Boundaries event celebrates 27th year
BEMIDJI—A day of fishing on the lake is more valuable to some people than to others. For many of the 83 disabled anglers who fished...
June 27, 2015 - 3:51pm
June 25, 2015
Final two men cleared in 'Operation Squarehook' fish poaching case
MINNEAPOLIS—Federal indictments against the last two of 10 men accused of fish poaching on area tribal waters in 2010 have been dismissed in U.S. District Court. All 10 area men arrested in the case have had the charges dismissed. In 2010, the Minnesota Department of Natural...
June 25, 2015 - 5:42pm
June 13, 2015
Experience counts: Winning team nets 19.88 pounds at Kraus-Anderson Walleye Classic
BEMIDJI -- Experience on Lake Bemidji proved valuable Saturday with a tricky wind stumping a lot of nonlocal anglers at the Kraus-Anderson Walleye...
June 13, 2015 - 7:48pm
June 11, 2015
Second man sentenced for fish house thefts
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji man connected to thefts from fish houses in February was sentenced to jail time in Beltrami County District Court. Ryan...
June 11, 2015 - 5:25pm
June 10, 2015
Classic times on the lakes: Kraus-Anderson Walleye Classic back for 15th year on Lake Bemidji, Lake Irving
BEMIDJI -- The Kraus-Anderson Walleye Classic returns to the Bemidji area Saturday as 100 two-person teams will fish for walleyes and prizes on Lake Bemidji and Lake Irving. “Bob Fitzgerald started the tournament 15 years ago,” said Tracy Pogue, director of business development...
June 10, 2015 - 7:01pm
June 6, 2015
PAUL NELSON: The time is here for Muskies in Minnesota
The last fishing opener in the spring is the muskie opener, which happens this Saturday. Anglers will now be able to target any species of fish in the lakes. Even though muskies have a low rate of spawning success, they still try to spawn each spring. Muskies spawn in a wider range...
June 6, 2015 - 2:40pm
June 5, 2015
Laporte Take a Kid Fishing Saturday
A Take a Kid Fishing event will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. today on Garfield Lake at the Pine Beach Resort and Campground. The event will begin with an aquatic invasive species demonstration followed by a day of fishing and will conclude with a fish fry. Youth between...
June 5, 2015 - 7:51pm
May 28, 2015
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fish flies arrive earlier than usual in Bemidji area
The “fish fly” hatches have begun in the Bemidji area. One of the earliest major hatches of fish flies are midges, which is the adult phase of blood worms. Blood worms live in the mud basin of the lakes along with dozens of species of dragonflies, several varieties of mayflies...
May 28, 2015 - 7:20pm
May 21, 2015
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: After wet and cold week, fishing conditions should improve
When the weather changes in the Bemidji area, it really changes. Bemidji was locked into a dry pattern since last fall that continued through the winter and lasted up until opening day of the walleye season. The surface water temperatures in the lakes were in the high 50s and...
May 21, 2015 - 7:59pm
May 18, 2015
Warrant issued for Bemidji man connected to fish house thefts
BEMIDJI -- A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a Bemidji man charged with felony burglary for thefts from ice fishing houses on Lake...
May 18, 2015 - 1:58pm