Lake Mille Lacs

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Good Question: How Does A Lake Get Its Name?

This is the land of 10,000 lakes, or to be more specific, 11,842 lakes. And most of us don’t know how any of them got named.

07/31/2012

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Best Of Minnesota: Best Fishing Launch

Fishing is one of the most popular outdoor activities there is to do in Minnesota during the summer.

07/21/2012

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Soldiers Build Friendships Over Fishing

A local group wants to give soldiers a chance to build friendships. And what better way than a day on the lake.

06/15/2012

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Mille Lacs Fishing Guides Frustrated Over Federal Regulations

With its walleye chop and whitecaps, Lake Mille Lacs is more playground than place for commercial navigation.

05/23/2012

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Bubble Barrier May Protect MN Waters From Asian Carp

It may sound like a bubble bath for Asian carp, but the underwater device being tested at a University of Minnesota research lab is hardly meant to be a spa.

03/12/2012

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Anglers Warned Of Iffy Ice On Lake Mille Lacs

Despite warnings about thin ice, 30 people had to be rescued off the North Shore of Lake Mille Lacs Wednesday night.

12/22/2011

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Stranded Anglers Rescued On Lake Mille Lacs

A number of anglers needed to be rescued on Lake Mille Lacs after a large chunk of ice broke off, leaving them stranded and surrounded by water.

12/21/2011

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Good Question: How Did The Asian Carp Get Here?

You have probably seen the video by now: Invasive Asian carp that jump out of the water. Now, DNA results taken near the Coon Rapids Dam show they may be heading up river towards Lake Mille Lacs.

12/08/2011

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Mille Lacs Walleye Numbers Fall Below Expectations

The walleye population in Lake Mille Lacs seems to be smaller than fisheries managers expected.

11/04/2011

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Kayaker Reported Missing Near Lake Mille Lacs

The Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office reported early Saturday morning that they believe a kayaker is missing somewhere on the north side of Lake Mille Lacs.

10/08/2011

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Boaters To Encounter Zebra Mussel Power Wash

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is launching a new weapon against the spread of the invasive zebra mussel in at least three lakes.

08/05/2011

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DNR Leaves Mille Lacs Walleye Slot Limit Unchanged

The state government shutdown means the Department of Natural Resources won’t be changing the walleye slot limit on Lake Mille Lacs this summer.

07/14/2011

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Top 10 Walleye Lakes In Minnesota

Looking to branch out and try some new water in your pursuit of the prized walleye? Here’s a list of 10 top Minnesota lakes, both large and small, which are known for prolific populations of walleye.

05/11/2011

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Mille Lacs Angler Challenges Tribal Netting

The battle over Native American fishing rights across northern Minnesota is about to heat up again.

05/09/2011

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Trash Building Up On The Shores Of Lake Mille Lacs

One of Minnesota’s premier lakes looks more like a dump. It’s a real mess on Lake Mille Lacs up and down its northeast coast. Some estimate the mess stretches up to four miles.

05/04/2011

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Lake Mille Lacs Walleye Regulation Changes Wed.

With the ice fishing season coming soon, fisheries officials are reminding anglers that the walleye regulation for Lake Mille Lacs will tighten up a bit Wednesday.

11/29/2010

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