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August 19, 2010
Eddy Ferreira, 69, left, and Jan Broennich, 68, both of Norway, left Saturday to row down the Mississippi in a fiberglass replica of a faering, an open boat with two pairs of oars. Pioneer Photo/Bethany Wesley
Norwegians to row down Mississippi
August 19, 2010 - 12:00am
August 3, 2010
The aurora borealis, commonly referred to as the northern lights, appeared in the sky over Bemidji July 21, 2009. Pioneer File Photo/Eric Stromgren
Northern Lights expected to be visible in Bemidji Tuesday night
August 3, 2010 - 7:05pm
July 18, 2010
During their trip, Marsh Muirhead's group of travelers saw as many as 11 bears at a time eating, sleeping and generally getting in shape for the summer.
Katmai Wilderness: Close encounters with grizzly bears provide thrills
July 18, 2010 - 12:00am
February 5, 2010
Wendell Knutson, left, helps Scott Anderson lead his horses around a trail Thursday morning at Buena Vista Logging Village as they prepare for the 27th annual Logging Day Festival. The Belgian work horses are, in front, Duke and Doc, in back Bert and Bart. They will be among 20 teams helping in logging demonstrations and giving sleigh rides. The popular logging festival will be from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Buena Vista. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Planning underway for Logging Day Festival
February 5, 2010 - 12:00am
January 18, 2010
Lake Bemidji fly-in attracts plane on mild, sunny day
January 18, 2010 - 10:38am
January 7, 2010
The statue of Chief Bemidji stands alone early Wednesday morning watching the sunrise over Lake Bemidji. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Sunrise over Lake Bemidji
January 7, 2010 - 12:00am
October 25, 2009
From left, Marcus Erickson, Terry Larson, Bill Bowles and Stephen Browning pause during a run down the Mississippi River. Larson, of rural Cass Lake, guided the team of producers from the National Geographic Channel during filming of the upper reaches of the river. Submitted Photos
Local guide leads National Geographic crew down Mississippi River
October 25, 2009 - 12:00am
October 18, 2009
Rocky Mountain National Park: Bemidji woman conquers 14,000-footer
October 18, 2009 - 12:00am
September 16, 2009
Reconstruction is underway for the Big Fish in Bena, which was listed last spring as an endangered species of Minnesota roadside attractions. Owners Paul and Linda Reimers are doing the work with a donation from former Bena resident, Gary Kirt. Submitted Photo
Big Fish: Endangered roadside attraction undergoing resuscitation
September 16, 2009 - 12:00am
September 13, 2009
Featured from front to back are Sam Maass and Lisa Brien. Traveling with them, but not shown, were Anne and Ben Williams. Isle Royale National Park has 165 miles of trails that pass through a variety of wilderness settings. The trails feature bridges, boardwalks, prairies, beaches and birch forests, as well as breathtaking views on ridges.
Pioneer Photo/Anne Williams
Isle Royale National Park: Berries galore and so much more
September 13, 2009 - 12:00am
August 10, 2009
Blackduck's Backwoods Bash scheduled Saturday
August 10, 2009 - 11:29am
August 9, 2009
Wendell Affield rests by a giant ponderosa pine tree during a hike in the Cascade Mountains. Submitted Photo
Lake Chelan: Bemidji man takes reminiscent journey home
August 9, 2009 - 12:00am
July 23, 2009
Forty two members of the Newmar Kountry Club, Minnesota Loons Chapter stopped at Paul and Babe to get their photo taken while touring Bemidji. They were all Minnesota residents who own Newmar recreational vehicles. They stated in Royal Oaks RV Park in Bemidji. Submitted photo
Minnesota Loons Chapter stops at Paul and Babe
July 23, 2009 - 12:00am
Christa Hanson, left, and Bonnie Rutherford, both of Blackduck, are amazed at the detail in a drake shoveler carved by Gary Muhlenbruck and displayed at the Countryside Restaurant. The shoveler is the auction item at this year's 26th annual Blackduck Woodcarvers Festival from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. More than 40 booths of woodcarvings from throughout the Midwest and plenty of food vendors will be at the Wayside Park. This coincides with the annual Art and Crafts Sale in Blackduck. Monte
Blackduck to host Woodcarvers Festival
July 23, 2009 - 12:00am
Joe Woodcock of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, walks along U.S. Highway 2 Tuesday pushing his rickshaw and heading for camp at the Bemidji KOA. Woodcock plans to winter in Ontario and complete his coast-to-coast trek in Newfoundland next year. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Walker pushes rickshaw from Vancouver Island to Newfoundland
July 23, 2009 - 12:00am