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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The BWCA: Memories of a special place of pure, natural beauty
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Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
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January 5, 2016
Ice fishing on Lake Bemidji (photo gallery)
Gage Benjamin drills a hole in the ice on Lake Bemidji while Ryan Dupay waits to check the depth. Benjamin and Dupay, both students at Bemidji...
January 5, 2016 - 6:34pm
December 30, 2015
PHOTO GALLERY: Winter wonders near the Mississippi
Here's a photo gallery of winter scenes near the trail bridge over the Mississippi River located on the east side of Lake Bemidji.
December 30, 2015 - 6:18pm
December 28, 2015
Alone on the ice
Lake Bemidji has frozen over just enough to allow for some ice fishing this winter, with Taber's Bait reporting a thickness of 2-6 inches. Neighboring...
December 28, 2015 - 6:03pm
November 30, 2015
Ice is inching along: A December freeze for Lake Bemidji is now the norm
BEMIDJI—Snow and wind this week might keep Lake Bemidji from finishing its freeze. The sheets of ice spreading mostly over the east...
November 30, 2015 - 7:54pm
October 2, 2015
FOOTBALL: Following blowout victory, BSU hopes to make it 6-straight homecoming lake jumps (VIDEO)
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji State football team hasn’t always jumped into Lake Bemidji following a homecoming victory. In fact, it was just 20...
October 2, 2015 - 11:53pm
September 8, 2015
UPDATED: Dead man found floating in Mississippi River in Bemidji; vigil held Tuesday night
BEMIDJI -- A 65-year-old man was found dead in the Mississippi River on Saturday between Lake Irving and Lake Bemidji. According to a release...
September 8, 2015 - 10:40pm
Northern Lights over Lake Bemidji
The Northern Lights put on a brief show in the Bemidji area last night. Here are some photos taken from Bemidji's south shore. Share your...
September 8, 2015 - 7:49pm
August 28, 2015
Final regatta of season Sunday on Lake Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The final regatta race for the Lake Bemidji Sailing Association will take place on Sunday, officials said. The weather is expected to be perfect for sailing, sunny with a steady south wind of about 15 miles per hour, officials said. This year's final race was to be...
August 28, 2015 - 11:28am
August 6, 2015
Cal Matfield, 7, fishes off a dock on Lake Bemidji with his grandmother Linda Wagner. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
August 6, 2015 - 4:42pm
July 17, 2015
Regatta on Saturday on Lake Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- The Lake Bemidji Sailing Association will hold a regatta starting at 1 p.m. Saturday on Lake Bemidji. Organizers anticipate having about 10-plus sailboats for today's regatta, but more are welcome. This is the fourth regatta held this summer by the association -- two...
July 17, 2015 - 4:32pm
July 11, 2015
State stresses water safety despite low amoeba infection risk
BEMIDJI—The recent death of a Minnesota teen infected after swimming in a lake is under investigation by the Minnesota Department of Health, however, officials say the statewide risk for more cases is low. Hunter Boutain, 14, died from a brain infection Thursday at the University...
July 11, 2015 - 2:12pm
June 26, 2015
Sailing (not) away: Return of Lake Bemidji Sailing Association aims to revitalize sport
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji has once again set sail with the re-emergence of a local organization. The Lake Bemidji Sailing Association held one...
June 26, 2015 - 6:24pm
UPDATED READER PHOTOS: Rainbow over Lake Bemidji
Pioneer readers took these photos of the rainbow on Wednesday over Lake Bemidji.
June 26, 2015 - 1:00pm
June 18, 2015
VIDEO: A second go-around: Loop the Lake bike event returns to Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Including riders with training wheels all the way to 88-year-olds, more than 500 people are expected to mount up and bike around Lake...
June 18, 2015 - 10:24am
June 11, 2015
29th annual Take a Kid Fishing
The 29th annual Take a Kid Fishing took place in Bemidji on Wednesday with 64 guides taking 136 youth fishing on area lakes.
June 11, 2015 - 10:32am