DNR: Leech Lake's Walleye Population Has RecoveredFisheries officials say the walleye population in Leech Lake is healthy and stable, with anglers enjoying above-average catch rates.
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.
Walleye Limit Raised For Upper Red Lake By DNR This WinterOfficials have raised the walleye limit for anglers on Upper Red Lake this winter, and those fish can be from a broader size range.
Struggling Mille Lacs Lands National Bass Fishing TournamentMinnesota resorts hurt by the walleye crisis will reel in thousands of new customers next year.
DNR Will Allow Ice Anglers To Fish Walleye At Mille Lacs LakeIce anglers will be able to fish for walleye on Minnesota's premiere walleye lake this winter. The DNR announced the winter walleye regulations for Lake Mille Lacs.
DNR Updates Walleye Ice Fishing Rules On Lake Mille LacsAnglers can keep one walleye and five northern pike while ice fishing on Lake Mille Lacs this season, according to new rules from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
DNR: There Will Be Mille Lacs Walleye Ice FishingMinnesota outdoors officials are assuring anglers that there will be an ice fishing season for walleye on Mille Lacs Lake. The Department of Natural Resources decision announced Monday is expected to be a relief to area resorts, restaurants and other fishing-dependent businesses that suffered from the early end to the open-water walleye season.
Pelican Lake Residents Threaten DNR With Lawsuit Over Muskie StockingHome and cabin owners on Pelican Lake say the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has gone too far with stocking Muskie. Now, they're threatening to file a lawsuit to get them to stop.
Dayton To Demand Mille Lacs Open For Walleye Ice FishingGov. Mark Dayton says he'll insist Mille Lacs Lake be open for an ice fishing season for walleye. Dayton left no doubt Thursday that the premier lake would have a winter season after the summer fishing season got suspended early.
DNR Unveils Changes Aimed At Mending Mille Lacs RelationsMinnesota's wildlife officials are making sweeping changes at Mille Lacs Lake to restore trust with locals after shutting down the lake's walleye fishing season. The Department of Natural Resources is setting up a new outpost on the central Minnesota lake with more staff to monitor its walleye population.
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.
Dayton Promotes Bass Fishing At Lake Mille Lacs Amid Walleye CrisisAfter the state abruptly ended walleye fishing season on Lake Mille Lacs, there's a new push to promote bass fishing there. Gov. Mark Dayton was fishing for bass Saturday after visiting Hunters Resort in Isle. This past week, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources also loosened some bass fishing restrictions on the lake.