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February 25, 2017
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
23 hours 7 min ago
February 19, 2017
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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
February 1, 2017
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Les Laidlaw, of Mankato, who won the 27th annual Ice Fishing Extravaganza, recounts to the Power Loon's Brian Moon how he hooked the winning fish of the day, and how it hooked him back. Unhooking the fish, Laidlaw took a treble hook to the hand.
Ice Fishing Extravaganza: Northern pike takes top spot
February 1, 2017 - 11:03pm
January 29, 2017
The Last Windrow: Thinking about spring
January 29, 2017 - 9:33pm
January 28, 2017
Pequot Lakes student Blake Lane caught a 10-pound walleye while fishing on Pelican Lake Thursday, Jan. 14. Submitted photo
Big walleye
January 28, 2017 - 12:02am
January 15, 2017
A Minnesota angler holds a walleye before releasing it. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials are considering reducing the state's walleye limit from six to four. News Tribune file
Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
January 15, 2017 - 2:58pm
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Passing along a pastime: Veteran darkhouse spearers welcoming youth and new families
January 15, 2017 - 10:09am
DNR finds zebra mussels in Leech Lake
December 15, 2016 - 8:53pm
October 12, 2016
Former and current fishing guides with the 48-year-old Nisswa Guides League gather for a photo Sunday, Oct. 9, at a reunion at Grand View Lodge organized by Fred Boos of Grand View. Nancy Vogt/Echo Journal
Legendary fishing guides reunite: Nisswa Guides League going strong for nearly 50 years
October 12, 2016 - 9:17am
September 1, 2016
A popular early season panfish spot for anglers known locally as “The Ditch” is the subject of debate Tuesday night at the East Gull Lake City Hall. The land is used as a horse pasture but may become a 27-home housing development. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)play button
'The Harbor' development advances: East Gull Lake zoning board approves project
September 1, 2016 - 10:41am
August 3, 2016
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Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hunt
August 3, 2016 - 11:12am
July 28, 2016
Muskie to be released in Gull Lake chain in fall
July 28, 2016 - 9:29am
"Walleyedan" Eigen has spent more than 20 years as a fishing guide on area lakes, enjoying the people he meets and the thrill they get from snagging a fish. Photo by Dan Determan
Walleyedan looks to future in lakes area
July 28, 2016 - 9:19am
July 26, 2016
This undated file photo from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources shows muskie young being stocked into a state lake.
DNR to stock muskies in Gull Lake, Fairmont chains of lakes
July 26, 2016 - 8:53am