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LAKE IDA -- It's 9:30 a.m. on a weekday morning, and the fish just aren't biting on Jeff Bergs' line.

"I've been out here since the sun came up, and it's cold," he reported during an interview via cell phone from a fishing boat in the middle of Lake Ida, just north of Alexandria.


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Beth Rickers
Beth Rickers is the veteran in the newspaper staff with 25 years as the Daily Globe's Features Editor. Interests include cooking, traveling and beer tasting and making with her home-brewing husband, Bryan. She writes an Area Voices blog called Lagniappe, which is a Creole term that means "a little something extra." It can be found at  
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