It's Already A Record Year For Minn. Anglers“The trend right now is we've got records coming out of our lakes and rivers right now that is unprecedented for state record,"
How To Catch Fish, Part 3: River/Night Fishing & Boat EtiquetteGov. Mark Dayton will be fishing on the Mississippi River Saturday during the walleye fishing opener.
How To Catch Fish, Part 1: Finding The Right SpotIn part one of a three part preparation series, Mike Max got on the water to find out how to look for the perfect body of water.
Best Parent-Child Activities Near MinnesotaIn Minnesota, there is no excuse for cabin fever. You can swim with sharks in an indoor aquarium while waiting for the ski slopes to open. If sharks aren't your thing, you can also ride the indoor rails with your children.
Anglers Set 2 Different Catch-And-Release Records On Same DayThe Department of Natural Resources says that on May 8 Cindy Pawlowski, of Frazee, caught a record lake sturgeon and Steven DeMars, of Stillwater, caught a record flathead catfish.
Finding Minnesota: Meet These Record-Holding AnglersIn the Land of 10,000 Lakes, nearly every fish tale has the same beginning. Yet after the first tug of the lure, those stories tend to differ.
At Fishing Opener, Catching Crappie Can Be Just As FunWhile the fishing opener really means the walleye opener, fishing guide Steve Carney suggests there is another way to extract fun.
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.
Time For Ice Fishing 101!Our recent crazy winter, like Friday's surprise downpour, has been keeping ice fishermen and women on their toes. Natalie Nyhus and Mike Augustyniak went out with an expert Rapala guide Friday to catch a few fish.
Minnesota Sportsmen's Show Returns To St. Paul For 46th YearCalling all outdoorsmen and women! The Minnesota Sportsmen's Show is back at the St. Paul River Centre for the 46th year.
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.
Polk Co. Investigator Takes Stand In Fatal Fishing Dispute TrialDay two is underway in the trial for a Cambridge man accused of stabbing to death a father of five in a fishing dispute. Peter Kelly, 34, of St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin, died last spring after he and a friend confronted a group of anglers along the St. Croix River who they thought were smoking pot and swearing.
Ice Anglers, Businesses Irked By Mild TempsA vacant parking lot at Hardy's Boats and Bait on Medicine Lake tells a state-wide story. Instead of ice houses, they see golden eyes and mergansers. But ducks are the last thing ice anglers want to see this time of year -- and days like Friday do not help.
Fly Fisher Catches Possible Record-Breaking Muskie In Mille LacsA Minnesota man caught the fish of his lifetime, and one that could set a new world record. Robert Hawkins caught a 57-inch monster muskellunge on Lake Mille Lacs Monday. The best part is that he caught it fly fishing.
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.