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Around the Arts, September 17
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
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PAUL NELSON FISHING: Change your tactics when fall comes
Jeff & Becky Musburger
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mathews has done a great job for our city
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Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Lake Bemidji State Park
Green to gold: Fall color season moves into area
BEMIDJI—Friday is the first official day of Autumn according to the calendar, but it's felt like fall for several weeks already around...
2 hours 32 min ago
Owl attack prompts state park trail closure
BEMIDJI -- Lake Bemidji State Park staff have temporarily closed one of their park trails after an owl attack last week. A 3-year-old girl received...
August 21, 2017 - 5:19pm
July 27, 2017
Chef cook-off among State Park activities
BEMIDJI—Lake Bemidji State Park will play host to a cook-event Saturday, as well as two musical events for the weekend. At 2:30 p.m. Saturday, July 29, there will be a Cast Iron Chef Cook-Off in the amphitheater. Chef Richard and Chef Dawn, State Park campground hosts, will...
July 27, 2017 - 6:28am
July 16, 2017
‘I Can Camp!’ program at Lake Bemidji State Park
BEMIDJI -- Learn to camp or refresh rusty outdoor skills during an overnight “I Can Camp!” program at Lake Bemidji State Park from 10 a.m. Friday, July 21, 10 a.m. Sunday, July 23. The two-night program ($85), led by experienced instructors from Conservation Corps Minnesota, will...
July 16, 2017 - 9:48am
July 7, 2017
Lake Bemidji State Park concerts this weekend
BEMIDJI -- Several concerts are planned this weekend at Lake Bemidji State Park. On Saturday night, starting at 7 p.m., there will be an Evening...
July 7, 2017 - 11:24am
June 20, 2017
Music under the Pines at LBSP
BEMIDJI -- Music under the Pines featuring the Bemidji Bogtrotters will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 25, at Lake Bemidji State Park,...
June 20, 2017 - 10:27am
March 23, 2017
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Some congratulations and thanks yous are in order
Like Lake Bemidji itself, the state park that shares its name is a jewel nestled among the tall trees in this area we call home. And part of what makes Lake Bemidji State Park such a wondrous place are the people. People like John Fylpaa. The LBSP naturalist will be calling it a career...
March 23, 2017 - 9:39am
March 18, 2017
State Park statesman: John Fylpaa to retire after 3 decades at Lake Bemidji State Park
BEMIDJI—John Fylpaa was cleaning out his desk at Lake Bemidji State Park's visitor center when a years- or decades-old scrap of paper fell...
March 18, 2017 - 10:03pm
March 4, 2017
VIDEO, PHOTO GALLERY: Fat Bike Fanatics
The third annual Northland Fatbike Rally, which featured a 10- and 28-kilometer races, was held Saturday. Both races began on Lake Bemidji and...
March 4, 2017 - 4:26pm
March 2, 2017
Winter rides on ‘fat’ bikes: Third-annual rally is this weekend at LBSP
BEMIDJI -- Dozens of cyclists are expected to brave the late-winter snow and cold at Lake Bemidji State Park this weekend -- the only time this...
March 2, 2017 - 7:40pm
January 10, 2017
Berrrmidji Kids Can Fish on Saturday
BEMIDJI -- Lake Bemidji State Park will host a Berrmidji Kids Can Fish from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14 at the park. Children ages 8 to 15 can join the park naturalist for an afternoon of perch fishing on Lake Bemidji. During Take-A-Kid Ice Fishing Weekend, anglers 16 and older...
January 10, 2017 - 7:30am
January 4, 2017
Bemidji participates in cross country ski program
BEMIDJI — Visitors to Bemidji will have a chance to ski for free thanks to Central Cross Country Skiing’s CXC Nordic Rocks for Parks Program.CXC announced in a press release that the organization will provide cross country skis for patrons of Lake Bemidji State
January 4, 2017 - 12:20pm
January 2, 2017
First day, first hike: Snowshoers come out for Lake Bemidji State Park event
BEMIDJI -- About 40 people chose to start their 2017 outdoors at Lake Bemidji State Park on Sunday. The group slipped their boots into snowshoes...
January 2, 2017 - 4:20pm
December 29, 2016
Candlelight snowshoe at LBSP scheduled
BEMIDJI -- A candlelight snowshoe will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Jan. 6 at Lake Bemidji State Park, 3401 State Park Road NE. The candlelight snowshoe will start and end at the Visitor Center, where treats and refreshments will be available. Stop along the way and warm up at toasty...
December 29, 2016 - 6:30am
December 2, 2016
Late ice for the lakes: As with last year, ice-in on area waters is later than usual
BEMIDJI—Paper-thin sheets of ice formed along the shores of Lake Bemidji on Friday afternoon as the temperature dropped to 24 degrees....
December 2, 2016 - 6:09pm