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En garde!: Bemidji man keeps on fencing, teaching sport to others
BSU, NTC follow trend with fewer students
Franken campaigns in Red Lake, White Earth
Brigid's Pub named to best-of list
Crystal Leaf horticultural awards
FOOTBALL: Defense leads the way for BSU on homecoming (W/PHOTO GALLERY)
Volleyball: Bemidji earns No. 3 seed in Section 8-3A; opens Friday at home
Pat Miller: This Week at BHS - Bemidji teams continue postseason play
Football: Area high school playoffs begin Tuesday
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Buckeyes only need one for sweep
Kathleen "K.T." Sue Taylor
Allan G. Sonsteng
Kenneth "Muck" John Hare
Patrick Guilfoile: Body odor: Blame your clothes and your microbes
John Eggers: Did you miss the pheasant opener?
Fall into fun at the Library
Protecting your evergreens from winter damage
Sue Bruns: Don’t worry, your wedding will be beautiful
Amy's advice: 'Have fun, tell stories, laugh'
Saphire Brown to join Amy Grant on stage for Bemidji performance
Pioneer Previews: Grant show highlights busy week
Studio Cruise underway
Time to cruise the studios; Annual Studio Cruise starts Friday
New cross-country ski signs installed at Hobson Union trails
Blane Klemek: Animals sensing the world around them
Blane Klemek: Migrating birds in Minnesota
Paul Nelson: Anglers need to find depths that hold active walleyes
Carter Lake Trail system to go unmowed, unsigned due to vandalism
Elvin Burnham birthday celebration
George Smith birthday celebration
Ruby Rockensock Ruzicka birthday celebration
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: The Romney revival
Letter: Bliss will serve Beltrami County well
Letter: Albrecht has brought skills, talent to city
Letter: Persell is a persistent advocate for area
Letter: Experience matters in attorney race
October 9, 2014
Fishing by moonlight
Late-night fisherman were aided by a full moon on Wednesday evening over Lake Bemidji. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
news / local
October 9, 2014 - 11:41pm
September 18, 2014
Paul Nelson: Fall is a perfect time to target muskies
The best days of autumn are usually the bright sunny days with calm winds and temperatures somewhere in the neighborhood of 60 degrees, at least for anglers wanting to go fishing. It is much harder to appreciate fall with gale force winds, dark overcast skies and rain cold enough...
September 18, 2014 - 8:05pm
September 12, 2014
Zebra mussels found in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE -- Zebra mussels have been found and confirmed in Cass Lake, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. A citizen discovered the zebra mussels earlier this week while collecting shells on the beach on the southeast corner of Cedar Island, according to...
news / local
September 12, 2014 - 12:40pm
September 11, 2014
Paul Nelson: Boat control is important when fishing in the fall
Just in case anyone forgot what fall temperatures can feel like in the Bemidji area, this past week gave everyone a little reminder of what is coming. Surface water temperatures in most lakes have cooled into the mid 60s and are falling fast. Fishing has been pretty good for...
outdoors / fishing
September 11, 2014 - 12:02pm
September 4, 2014
Paul Nelson: Fish are constantly looking for abundant food sources
Lakes in the Bemidji area are already noticeably less busy since Labor Day as many of the tourists and seasonal visitors have headed home or to warmer climates for the winter. Surface water temperatures are holding in the upper 60s in most lakes, which should be good for fishing...
September 4, 2014 - 3:19pm
June 28, 2014
Local chapter of Fishing Has No Boundaries holds annual event
BEMIDJI -- Approximately 80 anglers gathered on the Bemidji lakeshore Saturday for the first day of the annual Paul Bunyan Chapter of Fishing...
news / local
June 28, 2014 - 11:19pm
June 12, 2014
Paul Nelson: Summer patterns develop on Bemidji area lakes
Most lakes in the Bemidji area are close to the 70-degree mark, which is the point where spring patterns fall apart and summer fishing patterns begin to develop. There are at least two patterns for walleyes right now in most lakes. Some walleyes are feeding in the developing weed...
June 12, 2014 - 12:19pm
June 7, 2014
A procession of boats: Parade kicks off Kraus-Anderson Walleye Classic fishing tournament
BEMIDJI -- People lined the streets in droves Friday evening for the annual Kraus-Anderson Walleye Classic Boats Parade. The parade, consisting...
news / local
June 7, 2014 - 3:43pm
June 4, 2014
FISHING: Kraus-Anderson classic back in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- The Kraus-Anderson Walleye Classic will return this weekend, an annual event that routinely brings more than 1,000 people to Bemidji's waterfront. The 14th annual Kraus-Anderson Walleye Classic presented by Seven Clans Casinos is a competitive, live-release walleye fishing...
June 4, 2014 - 5:24pm