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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Environmental and ecological balance: Where is the justice?
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
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PATT RALL COLUMN: Beautiful days still abound in the Bemidji area
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
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October 13, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
The first frost of the season occurred in most parts of the Bemidji area this past week. Surface water temperatures in the lakes are in the mid-50s,...
October 13, 2017 - 9:30am
September 8, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING: The fish move deeper in the fall
With Labor Day weekend behind us, bear and early Canada goose hunting seasons are in full swing. Small game, grouse and archery deer season open...
September 8, 2017 - 9:15am
September 1, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Summer fishing patterns starting to decline
September is here, with one last big weekend of summer before the unofficial beginning of fall in the Bemidji area. A warm weekend would have...
September 1, 2017 - 3:03pm
August 11, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
When you have as many distinctly different types of lakes as the Bemidji Area, anglers have an almost an unlimited playing field if they want...
August 11, 2017 - 9:56am
August 4, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Dealing with algae blooms and zebra mussels
Summer patterns continue to control the lakes in the Bemidji area, but there are stark differences between lakes with zebra mussels and those...
August 4, 2017 - 6:06am
August 2, 2017
Bemidji area to host college fishing national championship
BEMIDJI -- Lake Bemidji and the Greater Bemidji area will serve as the host for a major national fishing championship this month. The 2017 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series presented by Bass Pro Shops will be held on Lake Bemidji and surrounding lakes from Thursday, Aug. 10, to Saturday,...
August 2, 2017 - 9:05pm
July 20, 2017
Stressed out: Minnesota scientists dive deep to learn why walleye are stressed
LEECH LAKE -- To understand what's happening to walleye populations, it turns out you need to do more than just count fish. "Walleye in these...
July 20, 2017 - 5:54pm
July 18, 2017
FISH TALES: Al Shervold on Upper Red Lake
Al Shervold caught these two walleyes on Upper Red Lake on July 6 while fishing with a close friend. Send in your fishing photos to the Pioneer...
July 18, 2017 - 3:40pm
July 14, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING: July a good time for muskie fishing
The second half of July is often a good window of opportunity for anglers wanting for catch a big muskie out of lakes in the Bemidji area. Large...
July 14, 2017 - 8:15am
June 29, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Weather will impact holiday fishing
June was a cool and wet month in the Bemidji area, while most of the country to the south and west of Minnesota have had abnormally hot temperatures...
June 29, 2017 - 6:00pm
June 23, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water temperatures stall in the area
Surface water temperatures in the Bemidji area have been stalled in the mid-60s for the past couple of weeks, which is cooler than usual for...
June 23, 2017 - 8:00am
June 9, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Lakes are warming quickly in Bemidji area
The seasons often change like a flip of a switch in the Bemidji area. One day it's spring and the next it's summer. After a cool start to the...
June 9, 2017 - 7:00am
June 2, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Cool temperatures help extend good spring fishing
June has arrived in the Bemidji area, but it still doesn’t feel like summer for anyone spending quality time in the great outdoors. While visiting...
June 2, 2017 - 7:45am
May 25, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Warmer temps should lead to better bite
An early spring does not necessarily translate into a warm spring in the Bemidji area. Most lakes still have surface water temperatures in the...
May 25, 2017 - 11:00pm
Juelson, Cauchon win Gary Newell tournament
BEMIDJI -- The Gary Newell Memorial Fishing Tournament was held May 20. The first-place winners of the tournament were Kelly Juelson and Fletcher...
May 25, 2017 - 3:00pm