Summer resident lands monster muskie in Lake Bemidji
Steve Keeler had just planned to try for some perch or walleye when he instead caught his "big one"
Keeler, who lives in Naperville, Ill., but has a cabin on the north end of Lake Bemidji, went out about 7:30 p.m. July 5. In his haste, he grabbed just his fishing pole and vest.
He was about 600 yards off the dock at the Bemidji Town & Country Club using a 6-foot light-action rod with 10-pound test line and an open-face Shimano Sedona 4000F.
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