Ice 'Highway' On Lake Of The Woods Opens For 2nd YearThe toll is $250 per vehicle. The road costs an estimated $1,500 per mile for plowing and other upkeep. It begins in Warroad and ends at the Northwest Angle resort community, which is known for its ice fishing.
Crews Work To Contain 2 Wildfires In Lake Of The WoodsFirefighters in Lake of the Woods made "great progress" fighting the North Norris and Square Fires on Friday.
Crews Help Ice Anglers Stranded On Mille Lacs LakeOften, the end of a fishing trip is something anglers don't look forward to, but that wasn't the case for a line of trucks filled with people more than ready to call it a weekend.
Lake Tourism Officials To 'Fish Off' On Social MediaTanner Cherney at North Dakota's Devils Lake and Joe Henry at Minnesota's Lake of the Woods are facing off in a walleye fishing competition Jan. 3 that will be carried live on Facebook.
Body Of 2nd Missing Boater Recovered From Lake Of The WoodsLaw enforcement officers have recovered the body of a second boater missing for the past week on Lake of the Woods in northern Minnesota.
Body Of Lake Of The Woods Boater Found, 2 Still MissingAuthorities recovered the body of a missing boater from a northern Minnesota lake early Friday evening. The Lake of the Woods County Sheriff's Office says deputies found the body of 22-year-old Justin Haugtvedt in about fourteen feet of water near the southwest area of Oak Island.
Search Expanded For Missing Lake Of The Woods BoatersLaw enforcement officers looking for three missing men on the Lake of the Woods in northern Minnesota have expanded their search.
Search Continues For Minnesotans Missing On Lake Of The WoodsThe search continued Wednesday for three Baudette men who went missing on Lake of the Woods. Northern Light Region says crews searched land and water for 28-year-old Keith Ryan Ayers, 24-year-old Cody Joseph Ostendorf and 22-year-old Justin Kelly Haugtvedt. The three went missing Friday on the Canadian side of the lake.
Best Places To Go Fishing Near MinnesotaFishing is fun, easy and everywhere in this great state of 10,000 lakes.
Sturgeon Numbers Recovers In Lake of the Woods, Rainy RiverA recent population study highlights the slow, steady recovery of lake sturgeon in Lake of the Woods and the Rainy River. Fisheries managers say it's a success story that someday will allow anglers the realistic expectation of catching 100-pound sturgeon, thanks to cleaner water, effective fishing regulations and vigilant enforcement.
Wild’s Keith Ballard On Playoffs, Fishing Openerin Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, Keith Ballard helped the Minnesota Wild limit the Chicago Blackhawks, which is a big part of the game plan. "I think with their personal … there's more shots that become dangerous. They don't always have to be odd-man rushes or back-door plays or stuff like that – they've got a lot of skill in their lineup," Ballard said.
Sept. Tornado Spotted In Far Northern Minnesota A September tornado has been spotted in far northern Minnesota.
Simulation Shows The Power Of Propane ExplosionsRoger Wolfgram is lucky to have survived a propane explosion in September 2011 at his Wisconsin cabin.
Conditions Upgraded In Ice House ExplosionHospital officials have upgraded the conditions of several of the five men injured in an explosion in an ice fishing camper in northern Minnesota.
NRCS Announces Cover Crop Sign-Up For Drought-Affected Counties State conservation services are offering $400,000 in federal funds for drought-affected farmers to plant cover crops so that livestock might be fed and erosion controlled.