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Lake Bemidji

April 11, 2017
Sun Country Airlines announced Tuesday that each airplane in the company’s fleet will be named after a Minnesota lake. The first plane to be completed was named Lake Bemidji. (Photo by Nate Mathews)
Come fly Lake Bemidji: Airline names planes after Minnesota lakes
April 11, 2017 - 7:06pm
March 31, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: It looks to be an early spring this year
March 31, 2017 - 12:16pm
February 2, 2017
Winterfest on Lake Bemidji starts Friday
February 2, 2017 - 8:34pm
January 31, 2017
A group of women jump into frozen Lake Bemidji during the Bemidji Jaycees BRRRmidji Plunge during last year's Winterfest festival. The fourth annual festival will be held Friday, Feb. 3, and Saturday, Feb. 4. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Jump on in at Winterfest: Annual celebration this weekend; Polar Challenge added to festival lineup
January 31, 2017 - 6:39pm
January 17, 2017
CITY: Bemidji Council approves $2,000 in funding to AIS prevention group
January 17, 2017 - 9:23pm
December 18, 2016
Open water remains following near the mouth of the Mississippi River on Lake Bemidji. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Advice for thin ice: Safety officials offer tips to avoid taking a plunge
December 18, 2016 - 9:04am
December 2, 2016
A beaver swims in shallow water on the west side of Lake Bemidji on Friday afternoon. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Late ice for the lakes: As with last year, ice-in on area waters is later than usual
December 2, 2016 - 6:09pm
October 3, 2016
Pat Lewis, of Bemidji, walks with her granddaughter Shelby Norden Monday morning at Diamond Point Park. (Maggi Stivers/Bemidji Pioneer)
PHOTO GALLERY: Fall day in Bemidji
October 3, 2016 - 5:25pm
September 27, 2016
The Northern Lights put on a brief show in the Bemidji area Monday night.  (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
PHOTO GALLERY: Northern Lights over Lake Bemidji
September 27, 2016 - 11:59am
August 5, 2016
Off The Edge, a dragon boat team from White Bear Lake, marches in the parade of teams Friday at the Lake Bemidji waterfront. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
Dragons lead parade in Library Park: 62 teams will be competing in this weekend’s races (W/ VIDEO)
August 5, 2016 - 9:12pm
August 4, 2016
Crew Sahli of Easley, S.C., caught this fish on Lake Bemidji on July 9 while he was visiting grandparents Rick and Cory Curb of Bemidji.
FISH TALES: Crew Sahli on Lake Bemidji.
August 4, 2016 - 8:37pm
August 1, 2016
The dragon boats for the 11th annual Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival arrived in Bemidji Monday morning. Using a crane, the boats were moved from the trailer into the Mississippi River between Lake Bemidji and Lake Irving. Once into the water, the dragon boats were pulled by a boat to the Lake Bemidji waterfront. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Dragon Days ahead!
August 1, 2016 - 6:28pm
July 29, 2016
The Northern Lights over Lake Bemidji late Thursday evening. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Light up the sky!
July 29, 2016 - 3:22pm
July 14, 2016
Sailing along on Lake Bemidji: Group again starts summer regattas
July 14, 2016 - 7:28pm
June 1, 2016
AJ Prickett, 7, caught this walleye over the weekend on Lake Bemidji.
FISH TALES: AJ Prickett on Lake Bemidji
June 1, 2016 - 9:48am