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November 30, 2017
Gabe Frederick, 8, of Hibbing throws a miniature curling rock Saturday during the fourth annual Winterfest on Lake Bemidji festival in February 2017. (Maggi Stivers | Pioneer file photo)
Chamber puts Winterfest on one-year hiatus
November 30, 2017 - 5:09pm
February 7, 2015
Teams Corner Bar and Dundley Duffs participate in the pond hour tournament at Winterfest on Lake Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
VIDEO/PHOTO GALLERY: Winterfest fun returns to Lake Bemidji
February 7, 2015 - 6:04pm
February 6, 2015
Curlers Zach Hazelton ( left) and Shane Whiting sweep for teammate Troy Strassburg during the opening night Friday of Winterfest on Lake Bemidji activities. Not pictured is teammate Ben Wangberg. Activities continue today with more curling, pond hockey, a cornhole tournament, as well as frozen turkey bowling and sleigh rides. Events start at 8 a.m. on the South Shore of Lake Bemidji. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
Winterfest is underway
February 6, 2015 - 6:47pm
February 4, 2015
Crews from WCCO-TV in the Twin Cities are filming in Bemidji this week for the channel's Goin' to the (Frozen) Lake series. (From left) WCCO photojournalist Aaron Goodyear and WCCO Managing Editor Jen Jimenez interview Bemidji Axemen linebacker Jory Johnson on Wednesday afternoon. Goodyear is a former Bemidji High School graduate. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
WCCO to light up Bemidji: Ice fishing, curling on tap for Twin Cities journalists
February 4, 2015 - 7:48pm
January 31, 2015
At last year's Winterfest, the mother-daughter teams of Carol and Chelsea Lauderbaugh and Pam and Hannah Stull, dressed in KISS costumes, take the Brrrmidji Plunge. (Pioneer file photo)
Winterfest week is here: Outdoor festival returns on Lake Bemidji
January 31, 2015 - 11:48pm
February 8, 2014
Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Mke Reis passes the puck down the ice during the Winterfest on Lake Bemidji pond hockey tournament on Saturday afternoon. Twelve teams faced off on Lake Bemidji during the Winterfest activities.
Pondering the puck: Bemidji Winterfest hosts 12 teams in pond hockey
February 8, 2014 - 6:20pm
February 5, 2014
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The one-of-a-kind curling trophy.
WINTERFEST: Bonspiel trophy is one-of-a-kind
February 5, 2014 - 6:31pm
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A volunteer delivers a curling stone as he tries out the ice for this weekend’s curling bonspiel.
WINTERFEST: Curling comes back to Lake Bemidji
February 5, 2014 - 6:30pm
January 30, 2014
Dave Cermak inspects the rough ice underneath the snow on Lake Bemidji as three pickups begin plowing the snow off of Lake Bemidji in front of the Hampton Inn on Wednesday in preparation for Winterfest next weekend. Cermak will run the Zamboni and make ice for the pond hockey and outdoor curling areas. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Working ahead of Winterfest
January 30, 2014 - 12:37am