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Minnesota moose herd stable but still down
Minnesota police sergeant loses job, put on probation for sex with 17-year-old
Catch and release returning to Mille Lacs for open water season
Charges: Minnesota man kidnapped baby to try to get girlfriend back
School district approves cost shares for new elementary school
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
SOFTBALL: Yost, Beavers open season with 6-1 win
TENNIS: BSU improves to 7-3 with weekend wins
BSU’s Lopez breaks school record at NSIC track meet
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks travel to TRF for section playoff opener
Judith "Judy" Charlene Haack
Jonathan Peter Miller
Ronald M. Severson
Sandra Kay Nelson
SCOTTY ALLISON COLUMN: Work continues to build veterans home in Bemidji
LIBRARY CORNER: March is an eventful month at the library
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Best Picture a sure win for 'La La Land'
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why go into teaching?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb. 26
PATT RALL COLUMN: Start the Spring with scents in the air
Northern Community Radio debuts new segment, podcast
A 'Great' show for Jim: Great Northern Radio Show to honor Jim Miller during live Bemidji broadcast
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Chickadees keep all of us company
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
Forest Service to host land meeting
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
Column: The power of noticing can save lives
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Letter to the Editor: Beltrami County deputy: It's been a privilege to serve you
February 26, 2017
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
Ted Takasaki is one of North America's foremost authorities on walleyes and how to catch them. A native of Chatsworth, Ill., a small farm town...
February 26, 2017 - 3:10pm
February 25, 2017
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—A small audience gathered Thursday night in Thief River Falls to hear area and regional staff from the Minnesota...
February 25, 2017 - 10:17am
February 23, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
There was a lot of melting on lakes in the Bemidji area this past week. Warm temperatures and rain took a toll on the ice, but cooler temperatures...
February 23, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 20, 2017
Devils Lake angler catches potential world record white bass
DEVILS LAKE, N.D.—A Devils Lake angler has caught what likely will be the new world line-class record white bass on Devils Lake as recognized...
February 20, 2017 - 6:51pm
February 19, 2017
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
I'm standing next to a replica of a massive Alberta non-typical whitetail deer, and people are coming by to visit. They have come to opening...
February 19, 2017 - 1:35pm
Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
How do you feel about spending more money for hunting and fishing licenses in Minnesota? That question promises to come up a fair bit over the...
February 19, 2017 - 12:28pm
Kamloops rainbows and coho salmon provide early-morning action near the French River
FRENCH RIVER, Minn. — Against the pink wash of the pre-dawn sky, an angler stood motionless near the mouth of the French River on Monday....
February 19, 2017 - 11:27am
February 10, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fishing continues to be spotty for most species
The extended forecast for the Bemidji area is predicting above average temperatures for this coming week. The average temperatures in early February...
February 10, 2017 - 7:00am
February 5, 2017
Outdoors notebook: Turn In Poachers to hold banquet in Bemidji
Turn In Poachers fundraising banquet in Bemidji BEMIDJI—Turn In Poachers will hold a fundraising banquet on Thursday, March 2, at the Bemidji...
February 5, 2017 - 8:20am
Blane Klemek column: The simplicity of darkhouse spearfishing
Drive a stretch of highway along a solidly frozen Minnesota lake you may take note that there are often clusters of small fish houses, like villages,...
February 5, 2017 - 8:00am
February 3, 2017
PAUL NELSON: Bite for most fish has been spotty this season
A few inches of new snow was enough to help make travel on the lakes a little smoother by filling in some of the dead spaces between the bumps...
February 3, 2017 - 11:00pm
January 28, 2017
PHOTOS: BSU hosts "Beaver Freeze" Ice Fishing Tournament on Lake Bemidji
BEMIDJI—BSU Outdoor Program Center and Department of Campus Recreation hosted its first-ever "Beaver Freeze" Ice Fishing Tournament on...
January 28, 2017 - 3:29pm
FISH TALES: Joel Kemmer on Red Lake
Joel Kemmer caught this northern pike on Jan. 21 on Red Lake. Send in your fishing photos to the Pioneer and we will publish them online in our...
January 28, 2017 - 3:17pm
January 19, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Ice fishing season settles in; watch for ice heaves, cracks
Anglers have been enjoying the warmer temperatures this past week in the Bemidji area. The average temperatures for this time of the year are...
January 19, 2017 - 4:28pm
January 15, 2017
Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A statewide fisheries advisory group again has brought up the idea of reducing Minnesota's statewide walleye limit...
January 15, 2017 - 2:58pm