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Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
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Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
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A February without a full moon
March 26, 2015
OUT AND ABOUT: Smooth operator: At age 88, Bob Montebello has no plans to slow down grooming local ski trails (video)
BEMIDJI -- The weather often dictates Bob Montebello’s schedule. Montebello, 88, and his grooming partner Les Pederson, 85, take care of...
March 26, 2015 - 6:23pm
February 20, 2015
Candlelight night at Lake Bemidji State Park on Feb. 28
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota state parks and trails will host more than 30 ski or snowshoe by candlelight events this winter, including an event from...
February 20, 2015 - 9:04pm
Annual Buena Vista Snowjourn set for Feb. 28
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji’s oldest ski event, the 35th annual Buena Vista Snowjourn, will begin at 10 a.m. Feb. 28 on the west side of Buena Vista,...
February 20, 2015 - 8:22pm
February 7, 2015
Lack of snow cancels this year's Finlandia ski race
BEMIDJI -- A lack of snow has forced organizers to cancel the 34th annual Minnesota Finlandia Cross Country Ski Marathon scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 14 at Buena Vista Ski Area north of Bemidji. The "lack of snow and warmer than average temperatures made the decision a difficult...
February 7, 2015 - 2:52pm
January 17, 2015
Nice day for skiing at Movil Maze
Warmer temps and fair snow conditions had plenty of cross country skiers coming and going at Movil Maze on Friday afternoon. Monte Draper | Bemidji...
January 17, 2015 - 1:18am
December 18, 2014
SKIING: Bemidji finishes in the middle at Mt. Itasca
GRAND RAPIDS — The Bemidji boys and girls both finished in the middle of the field of its nordic ski race Thursday at Mount Itasca in Grand Rapids. The Lumberjacks boys finished sixth out of 14 teams while the girls were seventh overall. “It was a pretty reasonable day for us,”...
December 18, 2014 - 11:17pm
October 11, 2014
New cross-country ski signs installed at Hobson Union trails
Nine new cross-country ski signs were installed Friday afternoon at Hobson Union trails. The Bemidji Ski Club, Outdoor Program Center and the...
October 11, 2014 - 12:23am
March 8, 2014
Skiers at Snowjourn shorter this year: Organizers add middle school 5K race
BEMIDJI — Thirty-four years ago, more than 300 skiers were spotted trekking the trails at Buena Vista Ski Area in Bemidji for the Snowjourn...
March 8, 2014 - 11:28pm
February 4, 2014
SKIING: BHS girls 3rd at sections; Truedson, Sagedahl qualify for state
DETROIT LAKES — The Bemidji High School girls nordic ski team had its best team finish in years, taking third place overall and sending two skiers to state at Tuesday’s Section 8 meet at Maplelog in Detroit Lakes. “It was just a really good solid showing by the Bemidji girls,”...
February 4, 2014 - 10:37pm
January 29, 2014
Skiing: BHS teams second in North Star Invite
PARK RAPIDS -- The Bemidji boys and girls nordic ski teams took second place in the North Star Invitational Wednesday afternoon near Park Rapids -- the final meet for the Lumberjacks before they move on to the section 8 race next week in Detroit Lakes. The BHS girls took second out...
January 29, 2014 - 11:40pm
January 10, 2014
Nordic skiing: Bemidji girls first, boys second at Fergus Falls meet
Pat Miller firstname.lastname@example.org FERGUS FALLS — The Bemidji girls Nordic ski team took first place at Thursday’s Fergus Falls Invitational while the boys finished second. The event featured a 5.4-kilometer skate course and taking the girls individual title was Berit Ramstad-Skoyes...
January 10, 2014 - 4:27pm
January 7, 2014
PREP SPORTS: Weather forces more postponements of BHS athletic events
BEMIDJI — The continued cold affected the Bemidji High School winter sports programs again on Tuesday, prompting school officials to cancel classes and, consequently, all five scheduled athletic events. The casualty list included the girls and boys doubleheader basketball evening...
January 7, 2014 - 11:03am
December 27, 2013
SKIING: BHS teams fifth at Brainerd
BEMIDJI — Both Bemidji High School nordic skiing teams finished fifth place at Friday at the Brainerd Invitational. The Lumberjack boys scored 329 points to take fifth out of ten teams in the continuous pursuit race at Northland Arboretum in Brainerd, while the girls overcame a...
December 27, 2013 - 11:17pm
December 4, 2013
‘We welcome it’ Skiers, businesses celebrate early snowfall
Bethany Wesley email@example.com BEMIDJI — As some area residents were overheard grumbling while scraping their vehicles and shoveling out their driveways, many others were celebrating. “We welcome it and we are excited to have the winter weather,” said Denelle Hilliard,...
December 4, 2013 - 11:02pm
November 27, 2013
Buena Vista to open Friday
November 27, 2013 - 9:44am