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Bemidji area anglers continue to wait for lakes to freeze

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The firearms deer season ends in the Bemidji area on Sunday. Once the firearms deer season closes most outdoor enthusiasts will be waiting for the lakes to freeze, so the ice fishing season can begin. Anglers may be able to still get a boat into many lakes, but most anglers have put their boats away for the season and are concentrating on getting their equipment ready for ice fishing.


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Paul Nelson
Paul Nelson writes a weekly fishing column for the Bemidji Pioneer. He runs the Bemidji Area Lakes Guide Service.