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February 27, 2016
Swan song on Lake Bemidji
A pair of trumpeter swans find the open water where the Mississippi River meets Lake Bemidji on Friday.
February 27, 2016 - 8:54pm
February 25, 2016
Under pressure: Ice ridges form as Lake Bemidji's ice sheet pushes up against shore (photo gallery)
Ice ridges 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...
February 25, 2016 - 7:32pm
February 6, 2016
Winterfest: Having a splash! (photo gallery, video)
The Third Annual Winterfest on Lake Bemidji was held Friday-Saturday. Events on Saturday included the Bemidji Jaycees BRRRmidji Plunge, the Curling...
February 6, 2016 - 5:33pm
February 5, 2016
Winterfest continues Saturday
BEMIDJI—The Third Annual Winterfest on Lake Bemidji will be held Friday-Saturday. Back this year are events such as the Bemidji Jaycees...
February 5, 2016 - 11:08pm
January 25, 2016
Winterfest on Lake Bemidji right around the corner
BEMIDJI—An ice fishing tournament has been added to this year's lineup for the Third Annual Winterfest on Lake Bemidji. The Bemidji Area...
January 25, 2016 - 9:47pm
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