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May 6, 2018
Northern pike. Image courtesy of Minnesota DNR.
2018 FISHING OPENER: New northern pike regulations on tap for opener
May 6, 2018 - 11:38am
Boats crowd around the northwest corner of Lake Bemidji during Minnesota's fishing opener in May 2017. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
2018 FISHING OPENER: Lake Bemidji remains an 'amazing' resource for walleyes
May 6, 2018 - 11:26am
Spectators watch as boats come in from a fishing tournament on Cass Lake. (Pioneer file photo)
2018 FISHING OPENER: On the move in the Cass Lake Chain
May 6, 2018 - 11:13am
2018 FISHING OPENER: Plan for Upper Red Lake continues to pay off
May 6, 2018 - 11:01am
Two fishermen stand near the opening to Lake Bemidji from Lake Irving just before 6 a.m. during Minnesota's fishing opener in 2017. (Pioneer file photo)
2018 FISHING OPENER: Be open minded on the opener: Anglers will have to adapt to start the season
May 6, 2018 - 10:45am
May 5, 2018
Brigette Peterson, 12, of Bemidji, recently landed her first sturgeon while fishing with her father on the Rainy River. The fish was 45 inches long and was released.
FISH TALES: Brigette Peterson on Rainy River
May 5, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 3, 2018
Bemidji KOA to offer special camping price for national fundraiser
May 3, 2018 - 12:01pm
May 2, 2018
Men accused of illegal snaring: Authorities say wolves, bears, deer taken in Itasca County
May 2, 2018 - 8:23pm
MASTER GARDENERS: Grow summer squash for early produce
May 2, 2018 - 8:15am
May 1, 2018
Clockwise from top left: The deer tick, which transmits Lyme disease; the American dog tick, which transmits Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia; the Culex pipiens mosquito, which transmits West Nile virus; and the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which transmits Zika, dengue and chikungunya. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Diseases spread by ticks, mosquitoes and fleas more than tripled in the US
May 1, 2018 - 1:20pm
April 30, 2018
State wildlife officials and law enforcement are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of whoever has been responsible for a curious sight in the Oregon wilderness: live deer roaming around with arrows stuck in them.  Handout from Oregon State Police
Police search for culprit leaving Oregon deer walking around pierced by arrows
April 30, 2018 - 10:32am
April 29, 2018
Polly Keith Scotland meets up with ice-covered Little Gull Lake on a recent canoe trip on the Turtle River. Submitted photo.
A spring cruise on Turtle River
April 29, 2018 - 8:35am
April 25, 2018
MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
April 25, 2018 - 6:40am
April 23, 2018
Audit shows lax enforcement on elk, deer farm rules in Minnesota
April 23, 2018 - 3:13pm
April 22, 2018
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
April 22, 2018 - 7:55am