Tony Roach with one of the may lunker walleyes he and his clients had pulled thr

Mille Lacs: A bite for all seasons


Tony Roach posed proudly with the plump, large Lake Mille Lacs walleye.

When the photo was taken, he didn’t say. Could have been about any day this winter.

“We have been catching several a day in that 26- to 29-inch range,” Roach said Thursday.

Considering he has guided on Mille Lacs all but three days since Dec. 17, that’s a lot of big walleyes.

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