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PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
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September 21, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
Surface water temperatures remain in the low- to mid-60s in most of the local lakes, which is warm for this point in the fall. The first frost hasn't happened yet in the Bemidji area. The extended forecast predicts the warm fall weather is likely to continue for at least another week,...
September 21, 2017 - 5:45pm
September 15, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Change your tactics when fall comes
Summer wasn't quite ready to give up its grasp on the Bemidji area with temperatures reaching the 80s again this past week, maybe for the last time this year. Temperatures will dip cooler again this weekend, just in time for the 2017 Archery Deer opener on Saturday, Sept. 16. The...
September 15, 2017 - 6:44am
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
August 25, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fall is just around the corner
August is almost done, with fall just around the corner. Most resorts and other businesses involved in tourism consider Labor Day Weekend the...
August 25, 2017 - 8:05am
August 18, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
Water temperatures in the lakes fluctuate during the entire open water portion of the season, roughly mirroring the weather patterns as they change from warm to cool and back to warm. The Bemidji area has had a series of cold fronts come through the area recently, which cooled down...
August 18, 2017 - 5:34am
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 3, 2017
PAUL NELSON FISHING 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 without the invasive pests. Algae blooms and elevated water temperatures allow species such as walleyes to move on top of structures during...
August 3, 2017 - 5:55pm
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