Finding Minnesota: Vermillion River Love LocksScattered along the chain link are dozens of different locks from couples following a tradition that started a half a world away.
DNR Stocks Vermillion River With 3,000 TroutSpring has sprung on a meandering river that stretches across the south metro. With dip nets heavy with trout, it is time for the annual stocking of rainbows that makes the Vermillion River so popular.
DNR: Special Fishing Regulations Changing On 17 Lakes, 1 Stream In SpringSpecial fishing regulations will change on 17 Minnesota lakes and one trout stream in March, while existing special rules will become permanent on five other lakes around the state.
Anglers Open Minnesota Trout Fishing Season After the long, cold, snowy winter it would be hard to blame anyone for avoiding weekend chores and picking up a fishing pole, and that’s what thousands of eager Minnesota anglers did on Saturday. The annual trout fishing season got underway Saturday under cloudy, yet mild conditions.
DNR Adds 1,000 Trout To Vermillion RiverIt's about a month before the fishing opener in Minnesota. But if you're interested in stream trout fishing, that season opens Saturday. On Friday, the DNR added 1,000 rainbow trout to a river not too far from the Twin Cities. WCCO photojournalist Gordy Leach went to the Vermillion River to watch, and you can see his report in the video above.
DNR Expands Trout Fishing Along Vermilion RiverWith Minnesota's stream trout opener coming up on Saturday, fisheries officials say new opportunities have opened up in the Twin Cities metro area. Land acquisitions by the Department of Natural Resources in Dakota County will give anglers nearly two additional miles of shoreline to explore along the Vermillion River.
Skeletal Remains Of Hastings Woman ID’dThe skeletal remains of a woman found near the Vermillion River in Hastings has been identified by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner on Thursday.
Human Remains Discovered Near Vermillion River, Authorities SayThe Dakota County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after human remains were discovered near the Vermillion River in Hastings.
Trout Restoration Project Underway Near MOAA small stream near the Mall of America holds a lot of promise for one elusive trophy fish. Trout have been re-introduced to a creek in the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge.
Students, DNR ‘Electrofish’ The VermillionJust off a Dakota County road, in a gravel parking lot, Hastings High School biology teacher Joe Beatty is holding a class.
Hastings Police Searching For Body In Vermillion RiverHastings Police Chief Paul Schnell said a witness at the scene called 911 at about 5:15 p.m. after seeing a person go into the Vermillion River and get swept away by the current.
Call It Extreme Makeover: Trout Stream EditionThe Department of Natural Resources and Trout Unlimited are wrapping up a major project to improve aquatic habitat on nearly a mile of the Vermillion River, a trophy brown trout stream near Farmington.