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February 10, 2018
Reader Opinion: Another Mille Lacs study
February 10, 2018 - 8:30am
January 19, 2018
DNR to reduce walleye fingerling stocking
January 19, 2018 - 6:57pm
A walleye working group that serves in an advisory capacity to the Minnesota DNR is again urging the state to consider a four-fish limit in place of the current six-fish limit. File photo / Forum News Service
New fishing regulations spark talk about new walleye, panfish and catfish limits
January 19, 2018 - 6:39pm
November 3, 2017
In this 2013 file photo, an angler holds a good-sized walleye caught on Mille Lacs Lake. The Minnesota DNR proposal would allow anglers on the central Minnesota lake to keep one walleye while ice fishing. FNS file photo
Mille Lacs winter anglers allowed 1 walleye
November 3, 2017 - 3:20pm
October 8, 2017
What's Up Outdoors: Still in fishing mode
October 8, 2017 - 4:30am
September 29, 2017
Minnesota DNR employees Kris Nissen (right) and Greg Berg haul in a net used for catching a fish sample on Mille Lacs Lake. Photo by Paul Middlestaedt for MPR News
Under locals' scrutiny, DNR nets for Mille Lacs walleye health
September 29, 2017 - 7:00am
September 17, 2017
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 17
September 17, 2017 - 6:30am
July 22, 2017
DNR extends Mille Lacs walleye ban
July 22, 2017 - 11:00am
July 6, 2017
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton fishes Big Sandy Lake north of McGregor, MN Saturday morning. With temperatures in the 30's, the governor was able to catch a walleye, crappie and two perch. The 69th Annual Minnesota Governor's Fishing opener was based at Big Sandy Lake Resort and Lodge. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
No room for Gov. Dayton at the inn, but plenty of room for fish
July 6, 2017 - 7:25pm
Mille Lacs Lake walleye fishing will be closed Friday through July 27, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural of Resources. Fishing for all other species, including bass, is open. Illustration
DNR reminder: Walleye fishing on Mille Lacs closes Thursday night, all other species OK
July 6, 2017 - 8:00am
July 2, 2017
Joe Harris, left, and Dave Youngbauer, both of St. Paul, pose with a 29-inch walleye they landed Friday, May 19, 2017. Harris reeled in the fish, which was attached to a rod, held by Youngbauer, that Youngbauer had snagged. The rod belonged to Al Stint. Five days earlier, Stint was reaching for a beverage in his boat when the rod flew over the side. (Courtesy of Joe Harris)
Fish tales: How it took 5 days and 3 guys to land a 29-inch walleye
July 2, 2017 - 6:34pm
Scott Jensen of St. Anthony, Minn., landed this 28.5-inch walleye – his new "PB" – Saturday, June 24, on Lake Mille Lacs while fishing one of the big lake's mudflats with fishing guide Jason Freed. As required for all walleyes on Mille Lacs, the fish was released. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Lake Mille Lacs produces plenty of catch-and-release walleye action, trophy smallmouth
July 2, 2017 - 6:45am
May 12, 2017
Wayne Ayar fly fishes Thursday for crappies in the shallows of North Long Lake north of Brainerd. The Minnesota walleye and northern pike season begins Saturday. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Fishing Opener: Warming waters, spawning fish ingredients for good fishing Saturday
May 12, 2017 - 7:00am
May 11, 2017
Richfield, Minn., artist Tim Turenne’s painting of a walleye foraging on minnows is featured on the 2017 Minnesota walleye stamp. The stamp isn't required to fish walleyes in Minnesota, but proceeds from sales of the stamps help fund walleye-related initiatives across the state. (Minnesota DNR)
Anticipation builds for Minnesota fishing opener
May 11, 2017 - 8:23pm
May 7, 2017
Duane Peterson of Bemidji releases a walleye in April 2015 on the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. Walleye again will take center stage Saturday during Minnesota's Fishing Opener.(Brad Dokken photo)
Stage set for good Minnesota walleye opener
May 7, 2017 - 6:15am