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Good Question: What Fish Should We Not Be Eating?

In the land of 10,000 Lakes, Minnesotans love to eat fish, but the success and popularity of some fish have led to serious concerns about the future of those varieties. After all, there literally are only so many fish in the sea.

10/13/2011

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Report: Mercury Levels Mostly Down In Great Lakes

A newly released report says mercury levels in the Great Lakes region generally have dropped over the past four decades, although concentrations in some fish and bird species have increased more recently.

10/11/2011

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Students, DNR ‘Electrofish’ The Vermillion

Just off a Dakota County road, in a gravel parking lot, Hastings High School biology teacher Joe Beatty is holding a class.

09/16/2011

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Popular DNR Fish Pond At State Fair To Be Stocked

Something fishy is going on as preparations gear up for Thursday’s opening of the 2011 Minnesota State Fair.

08/24/2011

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’ To Your Good Questions

From Asian carp to Powerball tax windfalls, we’re hitting “Reply All” to some of WCCO-TV viewers’ Good Questions.

08/19/2011

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Anglers Hit Minnesota Lakes For Fishing Opener

The rain that came down across Minnesota Saturday might not have been ideal for most, but anglers were happy about it.

05/14/2011

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Want A Record Walleye? This Is What You’re Up Against

There is something that nearly every angler who’s heading out to the fishing opener will dream about: the state record walleye.

05/13/2011

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Minn. Appeals Court: Minnows Are Not Fish

A northern Minnesota bait dealer is off the hook after the state Court of Appeals ruled that a minnow is not a fish.

04/13/2011

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Road Salt: Essential For Winter Roads, Toxic For Lakes

Road salt is a major tool for removing snow from roads, but it’s also a threat to lakes.

03/25/2011

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Wander Minnesota: Loaves & Fishes

Spring may not have made a commitment to Minnesota just yet, but regardless of the weather, it’s that time of year again: Lent.

03/02/2011

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Tests Find No Asian Carp DNA In Michigan Waters

State officials say tests show no Asian carp DNA has been found in Michigan waters.

02/11/2011

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‘U’ Hosts Conference On Stopping Asian Carp Spread

The University of Minnesota was the site Thursday for a national conference on Asian carp.

01/20/2011

The Nite Show – 10/13/10

Mischke’s on the lookout for psychology students.  And one caller chimes back in to tell his story about an upcoming trip to a foreign land and how the banking institution broke him. He was one […]

10/14/2010

9/7/10 Twin Cities’ Eats

A little story of what not to do in the Boundary Waters, a new twist on old school food in NE Minneapolis plus, it’s time to man up and throw a whole fish on the […]

09/07/2010

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