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PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
14 min 43 sec ago
March 21, 2017
The tendency for caught fish to die after being released is called hooking mortality, which increases as water temperatures warm. During the last two weeks of July 2016 alone, hooking mortality accounted for more than half of the state’s walleye harvest allocation for the entire open water season. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
March 21, 2017 - 12:32pm
March 17, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
March 17, 2017 - 10:00am
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The white pasque flower and horned lark-- harbingers of spring
March 17, 2017 - 9:35am
March 10, 2017
A pileated woodpecker perches on the side of a tree along Lake Boulevard Northeast in Bemidji in late December. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Few other birds as interesting as the pileated woodpecker
March 10, 2017 - 10:27am
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Almost time to get off the ice (and clean up as you go)
March 10, 2017 - 10:14am
March 2, 2017
Red-tailed hawk. (Photo credit: https://commons.wikimedia.org/)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Read up on the red tails
March 2, 2017 - 5:18pm
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Be part of the solution, not the problem
March 2, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 26, 2017
A black-capped chickadee takes rest in a tree at Lake Bemidji State Park. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Chickadees keep all of us company
February 26, 2017 - 11:00am
February 23, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
February 23, 2017 - 6:00pm
Forest Service to host land meeting
February 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
February 23, 2017 - 2:45pm
February 16, 2017
The sun shines on Lake Bemidji on Thursday morning. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
February 16, 2017 - 3:31pm
February 12, 2017
The sun rises behind a deer stand near Clearbrook, Minn. during the 2014 Minnesota Deer Opener.
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
February 12, 2017 - 7:12am
February 10, 2017
Adrian Dunn caught this pike on Monday, Feb. 6, on Upper Red Lake. The pike was 35 inches and 18 pounds. Submitted photo
FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
February 10, 2017 - 2:24pm
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