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June 25, 2019
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Anglers: Consider releasing big sunfish, eat the smaller ones
June 25, 2019 - 2:00pm
June 21, 2019
Innovative angler Dave Genz says that ice-fishing tactics are just as effective in open water as they are during winter, though you might need to modify your boat a bit for the best results. Steve Hoffman photo
The ‘Holy Boat’ — Ice fishing for summer panfish
June 21, 2019 - 7:45am
December 5, 2018
With several sunfish and crappies on the ice, Greg Simones baits his line Tuesday, Dec. 4, on Rice Lake in Brainerd. Anglers have been cautiously walking out on area lakes due to the early season ice. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Making ice: Plan for below-average temps rest of week
December 5, 2018 - 5:00am
July 28, 2017
Warren Tunnell fishes for sunfish Thursday in the shallows on Rice Lake. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
PHOTO: Fishing Frame
July 28, 2017 - 10:39am
August 22, 2015
DNR proposes bag limit reduction for sunfish in Morrison, Todd and Crow Wing Counties
August 22, 2015 - 12:41am
July 10, 2015
Walleyedan: Keep hot spots under wraps
July 10, 2015 - 10:46pm
June 22, 2015
Sunfish bask in the shallows of the Huntington Mine Lake Sunday near Riverton on the first day of summer. (Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls)
Basking Sunfish
June 22, 2015 - 9:35pm
April 20, 2015
Their catchability and widespread existence make panfish an ideal target when introducing kids to angling. For a novice angler, nothing beats the excitement of seeing a bobber go under and feeling a tug and tingle in the line. Illustration.
Putting the fun in fishing: Nothing beats panfish
April 20, 2015 - 2:52pm
July 8, 2014
As the water begins to warm, a Pumpkinseed Sunfish guards its nest in the Cuyuna Lakes Recreation Center this week. Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls
Summer Sunnies
July 8, 2014 - 11:55pm
Brainerd Dispatch photographer, Steve Kohls took advantage of the nesting behavior of sunfish to grab some great video to share with you.
Video: Scuba diving for nesting sunfish
July 8, 2014 - 3:58pm