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November 5, 2009
Unharvested forest areas part of outdoors beauty
November 5, 2009 - 12:00am
Unharvested forest areas part of outdoors beauty
November 5, 2009 - 12:00am
October 20, 2009
Bemidji State University junior Gretchen Hohman took a walk through Lake Bemidji State Park Monday afternoon just as the sun decided to make an appearance. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Walker enjoys the sunshine at Lake Bemidji State Park
October 20, 2009 - 12:00am
October 14, 2009
Schoolcraft ATV trail moving ahead despite environmentalist opposition
October 14, 2009 - 3:27pm
August 31, 2009
Travis Pastrana drives his Subaru to victory on the Ojibwe Forests Rally Saturday.
Pastrana wins Ojibwe Forests Rally, nails down fourth straight Rally America title
August 31, 2009 - 10:10am
August 29, 2009
Pro rally car inspection judge David Grant works with Northwest Technical College student Dustin Auld Friday afternoon during a two-hour inspection at the annual Ojibwe Forests Rally. About 40 cars will participate in the two-day race with a car expo at NTC today from noon to 1 p.m. Pioneer Photo/ Monte Draper
Inspection judge checks over Ojibwe Forest Rally car
August 29, 2009 - 12:00am
August 16, 2009
Riders line up prior to the start Saturday morning of the Bemidji Sunrise Rotary Mi-Ge-Zi Bike Tour which began at the Cass Lake Rest Area and traveled through the Chippewa National Forest. About 35 bikers participated in the tour, which is the Sunrise Rotary's major fundraiser for its project in support of the Northern Access Dental Center. Pioneer Photo/Brad Swenson
Riders line up for bike tour
August 16, 2009 - 12:00am
August 7, 2009
Mayor Richard Lehmann, left, and Bemidji City Councilor Jerry Downs listen as U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar, center, praises Terry McGaughey for his 26 years of work in developing of the Paul Bunyan Trail. Oberstar and 50 cyclists rode Thursday the new 11.5-mile paved section of the trail to Guthrie. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Paul Bunyan Trail closer to completion
August 7, 2009 - 12:00am
July 30, 2009
Dave Wesloh of Bemidji has put together the first all-family team in this year's Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival. Wesloh Five-O shows off its team banner Wednesday afternoon at the waterfront. From left are the Weslohs: Joe, Dave, Kristofer, Velma, Deb and Merlin, with Josh in front. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
A family affair: Weslohs are ready to paddle at Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival
July 30, 2009 - 12:00am
July 29, 2009
The "Crazy Paddling Accounts" of Miller McDonald, Inc. power up during practice on Tuesday evening with oarsman Paul Nelson. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Dragon boat teams practice for Saturday competition
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
July 28, 2009
Bemidji Rotarians unloaded the eight huge dragon boats early Monday morning. Practices for the 68 teams have already begun in preparation for the fourth annual Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival this weekend. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Dragon Boats arrive for Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival
July 28, 2009 - 12:00am
July 26, 2009
Terry Larson, who owns and operates Northern Adventures Guide Service and lives on Wolf Lake, gives his best wishes to the What About Blue? kayaking trio as they resume their trip down the Mississippi to bring attention to water issues. Kevin Lilly, right, founded the group and is joined on the trip by guides Danielle Kast and Brian Coggan, left. Pioneer Photo/Laurie Swenson
Down the Mississippi: Kayakers ask, 'What About Blue?'
July 26, 2009 - 12:00am
Polly Scotland perches on an overlook on Spar Island. Submitted Photo
Kayak journey: Close and cheap, cold and deep
July 26, 2009 - 12:00am
July 22, 2009
From left, Terry Bradley, Mike Miller and Ritch Houge prepare to take their  weekly ride July 15 at JackStop. The three are members of the Bemidji Chapter of the Gold Wing Road Riders Association.
Gold Wing Road Riders: Motorcyclists cruise for fun and safety
July 22, 2009 - 12:00am
July 19, 2009
Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival looking to exceed last year
July 19, 2009 - 12:00am