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County looks to acquire historic fire tower overlooking northern Minn. forests
Whiting selected for Bemidji School Board
Ultrasounds are focus of Minn. anti-abortion rally on 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Minn. woman, 106, whom city officials adored, dies on her birthday
WRESTLING: BHS ninth graders take 3rd at state
After weekend sweep of North Dakota, UMD hockey hits the road to play Mankato
Wild start slow, finish fast in win over Senators
JV girls basketball up to 15-1
Schmitt Memorial Bonspiel set for Feb. 10
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Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
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Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
Passing the hat for a good cause
Around the Arts, January 21
Own the Stage: BHS show choir takes Grand Champion; annual dinner show coming up
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Paul Bunyan State Trail to close for bridge repairs in July
FISH TALES: Finn Claypool on Lake Bemidji
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: Learn the tricks to identify that bird
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
Delbert & Linda Olson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mom cherished kind words from Pioneer readers
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Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Matrilineal culture among Indigenous people
A February without a full moon
January 25, 2016
South Shore: A park in progress: City approves preliminary design for new park, beach area
BEMIDJI—A preliminary layout for a park on Lake Bemidji's South Shore between the Nymore boat access and the Sanford Center was approved...
January 25, 2016 - 8:07pm
January 14, 2016
'Berrrmidji Kids Can Ice Fish’ event canceled
BEMIDJI -- The 'Berrrmidji Kids Can Ice Fish” event scheduled for Saturday at Lake Bemidji State Park has been canceled because of the cold weather forecast for the weekend. Saturday's high temperature is expected to be only 6 below zero. For more information about Lake Bemidji...
January 14, 2016 - 2:20pm
January 5, 2016
Ice fishing on Lake Bemidji (photo gallery)
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...
January 5, 2016 - 6:34pm
December 30, 2015
PHOTO GALLERY: Winter wonders near the Mississippi
Here's a photo gallery of winter scenes near the trail bridge over the Mississippi River located on the east side of Lake Bemidji.
December 30, 2015 - 6:18pm
December 28, 2015
Alone on the ice
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...
December 28, 2015 - 6:03pm
November 30, 2015
Ice is inching along: A December freeze for Lake Bemidji is now the norm
BEMIDJI—Snow and wind this week might keep Lake Bemidji from finishing its freeze. The sheets of ice spreading mostly over the east...
November 30, 2015 - 7:54pm
October 2, 2015
FOOTBALL: Following blowout victory, BSU hopes to make it 6-straight homecoming lake jumps (VIDEO)
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji State football team hasn’t always jumped into Lake Bemidji following a homecoming victory. In fact, it was just 20...
October 2, 2015 - 11:53pm
September 8, 2015
UPDATED: Dead man found floating in Mississippi River in Bemidji; vigil held Tuesday night
BEMIDJI -- A 65-year-old man was found dead in the Mississippi River on Saturday between Lake Irving and Lake Bemidji. According to a release...
September 8, 2015 - 10:40pm
Northern Lights over Lake Bemidji
The Northern Lights put on a brief show in the Bemidji area last night. Here are some photos taken from Bemidji's south shore. Share your...
September 8, 2015 - 7:49pm
August 28, 2015
Final regatta of season Sunday on Lake Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The final regatta race for the Lake Bemidji Sailing Association will take place on Sunday, officials said. The weather is expected to be perfect for sailing, sunny with a steady south wind of about 15 miles per hour, officials said. This year's final race was to be...
August 28, 2015 - 11:28am
August 6, 2015
Cal Matfield, 7, fishes off a dock on Lake Bemidji with his grandmother Linda Wagner. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
August 6, 2015 - 4:42pm
July 17, 2015
Regatta on Saturday on Lake Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- The Lake Bemidji Sailing Association will hold a regatta starting at 1 p.m. Saturday on Lake Bemidji. Organizers anticipate having about 10-plus sailboats for today's regatta, but more are welcome. This is the fourth regatta held this summer by the association -- two...
July 17, 2015 - 4:32pm
July 11, 2015
State stresses water safety despite low amoeba infection risk
BEMIDJI—The recent death of a Minnesota teen infected after swimming in a lake is under investigation by the Minnesota Department of Health, however, officials say the statewide risk for more cases is low. Hunter Boutain, 14, died from a brain infection Thursday at the University...
July 11, 2015 - 2:12pm
June 26, 2015
Sailing (not) away: Return of Lake Bemidji Sailing Association aims to revitalize sport
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji has once again set sail with the re-emergence of a local organization. The Lake Bemidji Sailing Association held one...
June 26, 2015 - 6:24pm
UPDATED READER PHOTOS: Rainbow over Lake Bemidji
Pioneer readers took these photos of the rainbow on Wednesday over Lake Bemidji.
June 26, 2015 - 1:00pm