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August 25, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fall is just around the corner
August 25, 2017 - 8:05am
Bailee Seim caught this nice sunfish on Little Bass Lake. Seim is the granddaughter of Frank and Barb Dolan of Bemidji. Send in your fishing photos to the Pioneer and we will publish them online in our Fish Tales section and also periodically run them in our Outdoors page in the Pioneer. Please include the names, date, type of fish and where the fish was landed in the body of the email. Send your Fish Tales photos to
FISH TALES: Bailee Seim on Little Bass Lake
August 25, 2017 - 8:02am
August 24, 2017
Starry stonewort has been confirmed in Lake Winnibigoshish in Itasca and Cass counties, Moose Lake in Beltrami County and Rice Lake in Stearns County. To date, Starry Stonewort has been found in four Beltrami County lakes. (Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR)
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Statewide search finds new infestation of starry stonewort
August 24, 2017 - 4:37pm
August 23, 2017
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about planting fall vegetables
August 23, 2017 - 5:11am
August 18, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
August 18, 2017 - 5:34am
A rose-breasted grosbeak. (Wikipedia)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
August 18, 2017 - 4:31am
August 16, 2017
Perennial Plant Association announced the 2017 perennial of the year is Asclepius tuberosa or butterfly weed. (submitted photo)
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
August 16, 2017 - 5:31am
August 11, 2017
Paul Nelson
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
August 11, 2017 - 9:56am
(Source: WikiCommons photo)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
August 11, 2017 - 9:53am
August 10, 2017
AIS volunteer training Aug. 25
August 10, 2017 - 6:02am
AIS volunteer training Aug. 25
August 10, 2017 - 6:02am
August 5, 2017
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR to conduct a public hearing on Rabideau Lake management
August 5, 2017 - 7:10pm
August 4, 2017
Eastern Bluebird. (Wikimedia Commons)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The beloved bluebirds of Minnesota
August 4, 2017 - 8:02am
Paul Nelson
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Dealing with algae blooms and zebra mussels
August 4, 2017 - 6:06am
August 3, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Dealing with algae blooms and zebra mussels
August 3, 2017 - 5:55pm