DNR: Mille Lacs Walleye Season To End On Sept. 6Walleye season is ending early on Lake Mille Lacs. The DNR announced tonight the season will end after Labor Day weekend, on Sept. 6.
Sheriff: Man Arrested In Fatal Mille Lacs Lake Resort AssaultA 44-year-old Brooklyn Center man has been arrested in connection to a deadly assault at a Mille Lacs Lake resort, according to the Mille Lacs County Sheriff's Office.
DNR Releases 10 Million Baby Walleye Into Mille LacsThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is pushing forward on efforts to restock Lake Mille Lacs with walleye.
Mille Lacs Study Aims To Find Source Of Walleye DeclineResearch is now underway to help solve the perplexing mystery of what's happening to the walleye fishery on Lake Mille Lacs.
DNR Mulling Summer Walleye Regulations On Mille LacsThe agency has been meeting with the Fisheries Advisory Committee made up of local business owners, politicians and fishing guides. They're trying to figure out which rules would help walleye make a comeback on the lake.
DNR Seeks Answers For Depleting Mille Lacs Walleye PopulationWhen winter's ice melts into springtime waves, the mystery of Mille Lacs will again be in the news. The lake's depleting walleye population is still stumping anglers and scientists.
DOJ Now Has Criminal Jurisdiction On Mille Lacs ReservationThe United States Federal Government will now assume criminal jurisdiction over the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe's reservation in central Minnesota, according to the Department of Justice. The Mille Lacs Reservation becomes only the second in the U.S. to have had their request for concurrent jurisdiction granted by the DOJ -- the first being the White Earth Reservation in northeastern Minnesota.
Struggling Mille Lacs Lands National Bass Fishing TournamentMinnesota resorts hurt by the walleye crisis will reel in thousands of new customers next year.
Chippewa Band Members Test Limits Of Tribal Harvesting RightsSeveral citations were issued for illegal gill nets and ricing without a license. Chippewa band members are out to test the validity of their off-reservation hunting, fishing and harvesting rights.
Dayton Upset With Lawmakers Not Interested In Walleye SessionGov. Mark Dayton's administration was seeking $15 million for business loans and $400,000 in tourism marketing for the Lake Mille Lacs region in special session action plan to deal with fallout from the abrupt walleye fishing suspension.
How To Promote Mille Lacs During The Walleye CrisisLake Mille Lacs has a reputation of being a premiere walleye fishing destination. But many who live along the lake say it should be known for much more. "Mille Lacs at the time when I was growing up was known more as the fishing lake, but that's evolved over the years," Mille Lacs Island Resort General Manager Jodi Kanera said.
DNR Draws Up Walleye Stocking Plan For Lake Mille LacsThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has drawn up a restocking plan for walleye in Lake Mille Lacs, a step that hasn't been taken before on the iconic lake.