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Paul Nelson: Access to Bemidji area lakes difficult because of slush

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The Bemidji area is still in the deep freeze after last week’s major snowstorm and there have been very few anglers on most of the lakes since the snowstorm.


Once anglers begin to venture back on the ice they will find many lakes covered with slush and the ice in generally poor condition, despite the bitterly cold temperatures.

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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.