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July 7, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Summer is finally here on area lakes
Summer finally reached the Bemidji area this past week, with some of the hottest temperatures of the season. Summers are short in the Bemidji...
July 7, 2017 - 7:45am
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
May 19, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Best walleye fishing still ahead of us
Results from the 2017 Walleye Opener were mixed in the Bemidji area, with most anglers catching enough walleyes, northern pike and perch to have a good meal of fish on opening weekend. Walleye anglers on Upper Red Lake, Lake of the Woods and the Cass Lake Chain had good success for...
May 19, 2017 - 7:16am
May 11, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Bring a sense of humor, good attitude to the opener
There are many seasons in a lifetime, but there is only one walleye opener per year in Minnesota. The big day is finally here, with the walleye...
May 11, 2017 - 7:00pm
May 4, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Surface water temps on the rise
A return to cold weather in the Bemidji area included enough snow, rain and below freezing temperatures to drop surface water temperatures in...
May 4, 2017 - 6:00pm
April 21, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
Only three more weeks until the 2017 Minnesota Walleye Opener on May 13. Anglers will be looking at a combination of an early spring and a late...
April 21, 2017 - 8:00am
April 7, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Area lakes in the process of losing their ice
The ice fishing season is over, and anglers are waiting for the ice to go out on the area lakes. The potholes, ponds and smaller bodies of water...
April 7, 2017 - 9:00am
March 24, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
Spring is here, at least on the calendar. Hopefully, spring is not too far behind on the lakes and rivers in the Bemidji area. The time between...
March 24, 2017 - 7:30am
March 2, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Be part of the solution, not the problem
The season for walleyes, northern pike and sauger closed this past weekend on the Inland Lakes of Minnesota. Anglers wanting to continue to fish for species such as crappies, sunfish, perch, whitefish and eelpout will need to purchase new 2017 Minnesota Fishing Licenses, which went...
March 2, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 23, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
There was a lot of melting on lakes in the Bemidji area this past week. Warm temperatures and rain took a toll on the ice, but cooler temperatures...
February 23, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 16, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
Temperatures have moderated again in the Bemidji area, with another meltdown on the lakes in progress. As long as temperatures remain below...
February 16, 2017 - 3:31pm