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May 20, 2017
David Salo, who lives on Island Lake, holds the 30 1/2-inch walleye he caught on Sunday, May 14, of Minnesota's opening weekend of fishing. He caught the fish on a jig and minnow at a spot where his grandfather took him fishing as a child. (Photo by Ian Eggert)
Island Lake gives up 30-inch walleye on opening weekend
May 20, 2017 - 3:55pm
May 6, 2017
From left: Matthew Fabian, Bryce Fabian and Garett Griffin. Submitted Photo
PL students catch plenty of crappies
May 6, 2017 - 4:00am
Minnesota fishing facts as walleye/northern pike opener approaches
May 6, 2017 - 3:30am
A 2005 file photo taken in Minnesota's Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.  Courtesy of  Jay Helmick of Harwood, N.D. / Forum News Service
Increased outdoors fees in Minnesota needed, Landwehr says
April 6, 2017 - 8:43am
April 2, 2017
Minnesota Legislature so far cool to outdoor fee increases
April 2, 2017 - 4:18pm
A steelhead attempts to leap a set of falls during the 2016 spring runoff on the Knife River. A new genetics study indicates that steelhead rainbow trout and Kamloops rainbow trout are interbreeding in North Shore streams. Sam Cook / scook@duluthnews.com
Study: Steelhead, Kamloops rainbows interbreeding on North Shore
April 2, 2017 - 11:14am
March 26, 2017
t03.19.2017 -- Sam Cook -- 032617.C.DNT.SamC1 -- A chunky lake trout from the end of the Gunflint Trail this past week. Sam Cook / scook@duluthnews.com
Cook: Late-ice lake trout prove cooperative
March 26, 2017 - 6:00am
March 19, 2017
Dan Wilfond, right, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fisheries specialist at French River, prepares to measure a northern pike while doing a fisheries survey on Grand Lake north of Duluth in 2015. At left is Peter Nasby, a DNR fisheries intern. Forum News Servce file photo
Outdoor groups urge Minn. lawmakers to approve fee increases
March 19, 2017 - 11:00am
March 18, 2017
My tackle box is full of compartments meant to keep me tidy. By the end of the season, nothing makes sense there. Jigs are mingled with spinners, sinkers are mixed with swivels, hooks are tangled up with each other, and dried nightcrawlers and leeches are scattered throughout the box. PineandLakes.com Illustration
The Last Windrow: It's time to sort tackle
March 18, 2017 - 6:35am
March 5, 2017
t09.22.2015 -- Sam Cook -- cookBRULE0927c2 -- After fishing his way downstream Tuesday on Wisconsin's Brule River, Duluth's David Zentner paddles back upstream. Zentner, a fly-fisher, often fishes the Brule for trout.
Conservation advocacy born from immersion in outdoors
March 5, 2017 - 4:43pm
Minn. pike regs stay same for 2017
March 5, 2017 - 8:01am
February 26, 2017
Veteran professional walleye angler Ted Takasaki will give trolling and jigging seminars during the Red River Valley Sportsmen's Show that gets underway Thursday at the Fargodome. (Photo courtesy of Ted Takasaki)
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
February 26, 2017 - 3:10pm
February 25, 2017
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
February 25, 2017 - 10:17am
February 19, 2017
t06.28.05  Justin Hayworth    mugCOOK  Mug shot of Sam Cook, outdoor reporter.
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
February 19, 2017 - 1:35pm
Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
February 19, 2017 - 12:28pm
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