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September 4, 2018
Events this week at Lake Bemidji State Park
September 4, 2018 - 8:59pm
August 22, 2018
Kristin Majkrzak, right, takes a break from her bike ride Wednesday on the newly remodeled bridge over the Mississippi River on the east side of Lake Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Back open for biking: Popular Mississippi River bridge reopens
August 22, 2018 - 5:33pm
August 4, 2018
Mary Markesteyn, left, and Cathy Dorland of the Prostate Paddlers celebrate winning the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival's Gold Division on Saturday. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
More than a race: 13th annual Dragon Boat Festival was a success for teams, fans and the community
August 4, 2018 - 9:17pm
Captain Zetah and The Dynamic Paddlers race on Saturday during the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Dethroned: Prostate Paddlers defeat seven-time champion Hydra Heads in close finish
August 4, 2018 - 9:16pm
August 3, 2018
BSU's Erika Bailey-Johnson and Shane Jensen celebrate a return to shore on Friday after taking part in the first heat of the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival Sprint Cup. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Starting with a sprint: Nordic Whitecaps first to earn hardware at the Dragon Boat Festival with Sprint Cup win
August 3, 2018 - 9:06pm
Staff and students at Concordia’s Sen Lin Hu Chinese Language Village open the Parade of Teams on Friday at the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Tradition before competition: 13th annual Dragon Boat Festival opens with Parade of Teams
August 3, 2018 - 8:01pm
August 1, 2018
Sanford volunteers prep the dough for the 22nd Annual Sanford Health Foundation Taco Fundraiser on Wednesday at the Lake Bemidji waterfront. Organizers said they make anywhere between 2,200 and 2,400 meals each year for the event, which is also hosted by the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
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Taco Wednesday: Annual fundraiser kicks off Dragon Boat Festival
August 1, 2018 - 5:31pm
July 30, 2018
A dragon boat is lifted from a trailer with a crane on Monday morning near the Mississippi River between Lake Irving and Lake Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Dragon Boat week is here: 13th annual event features many activities on the waterfront
July 30, 2018 - 5:46pm
July 28, 2018
Beltrami County watercraft inspector Vicki Meyer speaks with a boater on Friday at Cameron Park before allowing him to enter Lake Bemidji. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Water watchers: Inspectors look to educate boaters, anglers about aquatic invasive species
July 28, 2018 - 2:20pm
July 26, 2018
Kavan Durkin, 11, from Bemidji caught and released this muskie on Lake Bemidji on July 18 while fishing with Keith Dahl of Bemidji. Submitted photo.
FISH TALES: Kavan Durkin on Lake Bemidji
July 26, 2018 - 10:12am
July 25, 2018
Beltrami County Sheriff's Office personnel gather on Wednesday at the Lake Bemidji waterfront, where the body of a woman was recovered from the lake, authorities said. (Grace Pastoor | Bemidji Pioneer)
Body recovered from Lake Bemidji
July 25, 2018 - 4:54pm
July 23, 2018
Bailey Klaers recently caught these walleyes on Lake Bemidji. Submitted photo.
FISH TALES: Bailey Klaers on Lake Bemidji
July 23, 2018 - 12:08pm
July 19, 2018
Michael Folland, 8, of Bemidji, caught and released this walleye while fishing with his family July 17 on Lake Bemidji. Submitted photo.
FISH TALES: Michael Folland on Lake Bemidji
July 19, 2018 - 12:15pm
July 18, 2018
A crew began work this week to update the bridge over the Mississippi River on the Paul Bunyan State Trail. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
A better bridge for the Paul Bunyan Trail: DNR upgrading Mississippi River crossing
July 18, 2018 - 6:39pm
July 4, 2018
Owen Vandermeer, 9, shows off his cool moves on the Euro-Bounce trampoline Wednesday at the midway for the 74th annual Jaycees Water Carnival. (Hannah Cook | Bemidji Pioneer)
Fourth of July fun at the Water Carnival
July 4, 2018 - 5:15pm