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WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers even series with Gophers, force deciding Game 3
WRESTLING: B/CL-B sends seven to state
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Donnie Charles Harrison
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Minnesota's majestic trumpeter swans
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
Forest Service to host land meeting
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Letter to the Editor: Beltrami County deputy: It's been a privilege to serve you
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
August 25, 2016
VIDEO: Runabout boat catches fire on Minnesota lake
LAKE SHORE, Minn. - A runabout boat was destroyed by fire in the Gull Lake Narrows in Lake Shore Wednesday night. Nisswa Fire Chief Richard Geike...
August 25, 2016 - 11:41am
August 24, 2016
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
Before daylight decreases and temperatures drop, August is the time to take cuttings or “slips” from summer plants you want to reproduce. Later timing reduces your chance for success. What is a cutting or slip? It means that you take a stem of new, healthy growth to stimulate...
August 24, 2016 - 8:00pm
August 2, 2016
MASTER GARDENERS: Sterility or Vitality? A question of sustainability
Sterility is not an attribute many of us aspire to possess, but when we seek out a landscape plan for our homes, are we following ways to achieve a vital landscape? We look for “low or no maintenance.” We want grass we don’t have to mow often, grass without weeds; shrubs that...
August 2, 2016 - 7:00pm
Expert flyboarders put out boat fire on Cross Lake
CROSSLAKE, Minn. -- Dan Koppy and his girlfriend, Heidi Mouch, were out cruising Cross Lake Saturday afternoon, July 30, on their 1996 Sea Ray...
August 2, 2016 - 12:45pm
July 22, 2016
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
This is a good time to be on the lakes if you want to catch a muskie. The first real hot weather of the summer usually triggers an algae bloom in the lakes and provides anglers with a short window of opportunity while muskies adjust to the sudden drop in water clarity. Surface lures...
July 22, 2016 - 11:26am
July 19, 2016
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
The tomato season is almost as long as that of Major League Baseball; what they have in common is that a winning season depends on the health of the players. With the wet weather and the very hot weather upcoming, conditions are ripe for tomato disease problems, those related to the...
July 19, 2016 - 7:28pm
July 18, 2016
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?: This week Northland Outdoors TV explores our living legacy to future generations
BRAINERD, Minn. -- In this week’s episode of Northland Outdoors TV, we travel to the western Minnesota “lake that speaks” to learn about...
July 18, 2016 - 11:05am
July 12, 2016
Programs at Lake Bemidji State Park
BEMIDJI -- Several upcoming programs and special events have been scheduled at Lake Bemidji State Park, 3401 State Park Road. All events are...
July 12, 2016 - 7:45pm
June 30, 2016
City schedules 2 archery deer hunts for fall
BEMIDJI -- The city of Bemidji is now accepting applications for permits to participate in two special white-tailed deer archery hunts within the city, according to a release Thursday. The hunts will follow the regular Minnesota deer archery season, which runs Sept. 17 through Dec....
June 30, 2016 - 7:01pm
June 22, 2016
COMMUNITY: Fishing Has No Boundaries hits 25-year mark: Events will be held Saturday-Sunday
BEMIDJI -- The Paul Bunyan Fishing Has No Boundaries committee is in the final stages of preparing for this weekend’s events. And they are...
June 22, 2016 - 6:52pm
June 21, 2016
Fisherman’s body found in lake near Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A fisherman’s body was pulled Lake Andrew two miles south of Alexandria on Monday night. At 8:22 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report of an empty boat floating on Lake Andrew. Deputies and the dive team responded, as well as LifeLink helicopter...
June 21, 2016 - 9:47am
June 19, 2016
Down on Honey Bee Road: Les Hiltz is buzzing right along in the bee business
BEMIDJI—Grass pokes up around the old tractor, which succumbs a little more each day to orange rust. In this place where practically all...
June 19, 2016 - 4:41pm
June 16, 2016
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Lakes cooler than usual as summer approaches
The midway point of June has passed, with surface water temperatures in the local lakes still going back and forth in the 60 degree range. Multiple cold fronts and persistent north-something winds have kept the lakes cooler than usual this spring. Summer fishing patterns don’t...
June 16, 2016 - 7:32pm
FISH TALES: Jude Hagen
Jude Hagen, 5, caught this 23 1/2 inch walleye on a local lake. Send in your fishing photos to the Pioneer and we will publish them online in...
June 16, 2016 - 1:51pm
June 12, 2016
Bagley teacher to present research on butterflies across Minnesota
BEMIDJI—Allison Snopek Barta, science teacher at Bagley Junior and Senior High School, has been researching and collecting data about pollinator...
June 12, 2016 - 5:07am