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Lake Bemidji

May 9, 2016
Workers for the city of Bemidji pull the last section of the Lake Bemidji Fishing Pier into place on Monday in Bemidji.  (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Signs of summer: Workers position fishing pier
May 9, 2016 - 6:00pm
March 14, 2016
Phil Knutson (left) and Marty Sieve walk down Lake Avenue through Monday's fog in Bemidji. The two were out for their morning stroll from the Northwest Minnesota Foundation. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
WEATHER: Dense fog, low visibility during Monday morning commute
March 14, 2016 - 5:55pm
March 9, 2016
The beach house on site of the future South Shore Park will have major renovations this summer. Work to the structure includes creating a surrounding plaza with colored concrete and a re-roofing project. Remaining the same at the building will be its rock wall exterior. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
A change of scenery: Officials hope to bring design plans for new South Shore Park before City Council this month
March 9, 2016 - 10:06am
March 8, 2016
The sun sets Sunday evening over Lake Bemidji. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Warm winter sunset
March 8, 2016 - 7:21pm
March 4, 2016
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Developers eye South Shore for apartment project
March 4, 2016 - 4:59pm
February 27, 2016
A pair of trumpeter swans find the open water where the Mississippi River meets Lake Bemidji on Friday. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Swan song on Lake Bemidji
February 27, 2016 - 8:54pm
February 25, 2016
Pictured are ice ridges on Thursday that have formed off the shore of Lake Bemidji neary Rocky Point and Lake Bemidji State Park. The ridges are caused by the lake's ice sheet being pushed up against the shore. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Under pressure: Ice ridges form as Lake Bemidji's ice sheet pushes up against shore (photo gallery)
February 25, 2016 - 7:32pm
February 6, 2016
Sherry Wyman, left, and Merry Charles of team Hot Flashes jump into Lake Bemidji during the Bemidji Jaycees BRRRmidji Plunge on Saturday during Winterfest. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidi Pioneer)play button
Winterfest: Having a splash! (photo gallery, video)
February 6, 2016 - 5:33pm
February 5, 2016
Winterfest continues Saturday
February 5, 2016 - 11:08pm
January 25, 2016
Winterfest on Lake Bemidji right around the corner
January 25, 2016 - 9:47pm
South Shore: A park in progress: City approves preliminary design for new park, beach area
January 25, 2016 - 8:07pm
January 14, 2016
'Berrrmidji Kids Can Ice Fish’ event canceled
January 14, 2016 - 2:20pm
January 5, 2016
Gage Benjamin drills a hole in the ice on Lake Bemidji while Ryan Dupay waits to check the depth. Benjamin and Dupay, both students at Bemidji State University, went out ice fishing with two other friends on Tuesday afternoon near Cameron Park. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Ice fishing on Lake Bemidji (photo gallery)
January 5, 2016 - 6:34pm
December 30, 2015
Pictured is the trail bridge over the Mississippi River located on the east side of Lake Bemidji.
PHOTO GALLERY: Winter wonders near the Mississippi
December 30, 2015 - 6:18pm
December 28, 2015
Lake Bemidji has frozen over just enough to allow for some ice fishing this winter, with Taber's Bait reporting a thickness of 2-6 inches. Neighboring Lake Irving has an even thicker layer of ice at 5-9 inches. (Matthew Liedke | Bemidji Pioneer)
Alone on the ice
December 28, 2015 - 6:03pm