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PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Warmer temps should lead to better bite
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GUEST EDITORIAL: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
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February 3, 2017
PAUL NELSON: Bite for most fish has been spotty this season
A few inches of new snow was enough to help make travel on the lakes a little smoother by filling in some of the dead spaces between the bumps...
February 3, 2017 - 11:00pm
January 28, 2017
PHOTOS: BSU hosts "Beaver Freeze" Ice Fishing Tournament on Lake Bemidji
BEMIDJI—BSU Outdoor Program Center and Department of Campus Recreation hosted its first-ever "Beaver Freeze" Ice Fishing Tournament on...
January 28, 2017 - 3:29pm
FISH TALES: Joel Kemmer on Red Lake
Joel Kemmer caught this northern pike on Jan. 21 on Red Lake. Send in your fishing photos to the Pioneer and we will publish them online in our...
January 28, 2017 - 3:17pm
January 19, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Ice fishing season settles in; watch for ice heaves, cracks
Anglers have been enjoying the warmer temperatures this past week in the Bemidji area. The average temperatures for this time of the year are...
January 19, 2017 - 4:28pm
January 15, 2017
Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A statewide fisheries advisory group again has brought up the idea of reducing Minnesota's statewide walleye limit...
January 15, 2017 - 2:58pm
January 6, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be aware of changing ice conditions on the lakes
January can be an unpleasant month in the Bemidji area. Another snowstorm followed by more bitterly cold temperatures has made going outside this week an adventure. Kudos to anyone working outside in this weather. A warm fish house can be enjoyable in almost any weather. Anglers...
January 6, 2017 - 7:45am
January 1, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Fishin' around in Minnesota
Inspiration comes in strange places at unusual times. While scrolling through Facebook's news feed the other day, I came across a friend's post...
January 1, 2017 - 9:40am
December 22, 2016
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Area lakes made ice as fast as possible
Lakes in the Bemidji area were making ice about as fast as possible during what could turn out to be one of the coldest stretches of the winter....
December 22, 2016 - 7:36pm
December 4, 2016
BUSINESS: More demand, more success: Glacier Ice House sees increased production in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The manufacturing floor at Glacier Ice House just south of Bemidji is a sign of the times in winter in the northwoods—fishing....
December 4, 2016 - 6:16am
November 25, 2016
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Ice fishing season is just around the corner
The rifle deer season is over in the Bemidji area, so area anglers are waiting for the lakes to be covered with enough ice to go ice fishing. The grouse and small game seasons are still active and hunters can hunt deer with muzzleloaders beginning on Saturday. Some of the small ponds...
November 25, 2016 - 7:50am
November 14, 2016
DNR sets winter walleye regs for Upper Red Lake
RED LAKE—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Monday it will allow anglers in Upper Red Lake to keep three walleye, but only one of them may be longer than 17 inches. The regulations, effective Dec. 1, are the same that were in place during last winter's fishing...
November 14, 2016 - 5:18pm
October 20, 2016
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
BEMIDJI—Lakes in the Bemidji area cooled a little slower this past week, with most lakes still having surface water temperatures around 50 degrees. This gives the lakes about 10 more degrees to cool before the lakes are ready to freeze. The water under the ice during the winter...
October 20, 2016 - 3:00pm
October 14, 2016
PAUL NELSON FISHING: The bite picks up later in the day
Lakes in the Bemidji area enter the second half of October with surface water temperatures falling through the 50-degree mark. Water temperatures reflect the average air temperatures, so the lakes cool down closely in sync with soil temperatures in the ground. Water becomes progressively...
October 14, 2016 - 9:24am
October 6, 2016
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fall cool down continues on area waters
The fall cool down in the Bemidji area lakes continues as the days get shorter and the nights get colder. Most of the local lakes now have surface water temperatures in the mid-50s, so the lakes have about 15 more degrees to cool before the lakes are ready to begin freezing. The "cold...
October 6, 2016 - 8:00pm
September 16, 2016
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
The September full moon is today. There should be a few extra boats on area lakes at night this weekend, with anglers fishing for big walleyes or trophy muskies. The September and October full moon periods are considered two of the best opportunities of the year for catching big...
September 16, 2016 - 10:25am