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Ice fishing houses on Lake Bemidji on Monday. State law requires the houses be removed from lakes in northern Minnesota by about March 21. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
OUTDOORS: About a month to go: Removal of ice houses from area lakes normally about March 21 in northern Minnesota
February 23, 2016 - 12:47am
February 22, 2016
Gardening 101 lectures at Bemidji Public Library
February 22, 2016 - 8:04pm
February 19, 2016
Festival goers hitch a ride on a couch pulled by an ATV on Friday afternoon at the 37th Annual Eelpout Festival on Leech Lake. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
PHOTO GALLERY/VIDEO: Eelpout Festival in Walker
February 19, 2016 - 7:16pm
February 15, 2016
Josh Gunderson (left), with a little help, pulls his two sons up the sledding hill with a rope on Monday at Library Park in Bemidji. The Gundersons were out enjoying the day off from school on Presidents' Day. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Sledding in style at Library Park
February 15, 2016 - 5:35pm
February 1, 2016
Ryan Rogers hits the ski trails on Monday at Movil Maze located on Wildwood Road Northeast in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
'Ski'-daddle to the slopes
February 1, 2016 - 7:23pm
January 26, 2016
Family Night at Buena Vista on Friday
January 26, 2016 - 6:43pm
January 19, 2016
UPDATED: One dead, one hospitalized in carbon monoxide poisoning in fish house
January 19, 2016 - 10:39am
January 8, 2016
Upcoming events at Itasca State Park set
January 8, 2016 - 2:35pm
January 7, 2016
Deep Portage summer camps
January 7, 2016 - 9:40pm
December 30, 2015
Pioneer File Photo
Upcoming programs at Buena Vista
December 30, 2015 - 8:15pm
December 21, 2015
January events at Lake Bemidji State Park
December 21, 2015 - 9:52pm
Four kayakers paddle down a set of narrows on Namakan Lake in Voyageurs National Park. The park celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2015.
Voyageurs National Park at 40: After initial animosity, park officials and local residents have built better relationship
December 21, 2015 - 6:28pm
Ski School begins in January
December 21, 2015 - 6:09pm
November 28, 2015
Micaiah Graham catches some air on a small jump Saturday at Buena Vista Ski Area.  (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Hit the slopes! Skiers slide down to Buena Vista for opening weekend
November 28, 2015 - 5:26pm
November 12, 2015
Gavin Johnson starts to pour 500 brown trout eggs into an aquarium in Jeff Wade’s fifth-grade classroom at Northern Elementary. This is the ninth year that Wade and his students have teamed with Trout Unlimited and the Minnesota DNR to raise trout. The fish will eventually be stocked into a local stream. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
VIDEO: ‘Trout Technicians’ DNR, Trout Unlimited again bring trout eggs to be raised in the classroom
November 12, 2015 - 7:18pm