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Scott Jensen of St. Anthony, shows off a 28.5-inch walleye he caught in June 2017 on Mille Lacs Lake. Brad Dokken / Grand Forks Herald
Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs Lake
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February 25, 2018
What's Up Outdoors: Switching gears
February 25, 2018 - 4:30am
October 28, 2017
My wife has filled our downstairs larder with hundreds of pints and quarts of dill pickles, sauerkraut, salsa, tomatoes, sweet pickles, pickled string beans, pickled peppers and canned peaches. Illustration
The Last Windrow: Fruitful summer comes to close
October 28, 2017 - 10:00am
September 15, 2017
Reminder: Sept. 15, 2017
September 15, 2017 - 5:30am
July 29, 2017
Chad Burback, Pine River, caught a 29 ½-inch walleye while fishing Wednesday morning, July 19, on Pelican Lake using a split minnow lure. Burback was fishing with his father, Richard Burback. Chad considered having the fish mounted but decided to wait until he catches one over 30 inches. Submitted Photo
Pelican produces big fish
July 29, 2017 - 8:00am
July 6, 2017
Lauren Martin and Allee Norgaard, both of Crosslake, high-five after crossing the finish line at Grandpa's Run for the Walleye Saturday, July 1. Dan Determan/Echo Journal
KLICK!: Grandpa's Run for the Walleye
July 6, 2017 - 10:00am
July 2, 2017
Joe Harris, left, and Dave Youngbauer, both of St. Paul, pose with a 29-inch walleye they landed Friday, May 19, 2017. Harris reeled in the fish, which was attached to a rod, held by Youngbauer, that Youngbauer had snagged. The rod belonged to Al Stint. Five days earlier, Stint was reaching for a beverage in his boat when the rod flew over the side. (Courtesy of Joe Harris)
Fish tales: How it took 5 days and 3 guys to land a 29-inch walleye
July 2, 2017 - 6:34pm
Scott Jensen of St. Anthony, Minn., landed this 28.5-inch walleye – his new "PB" – Saturday, June 24, on Lake Mille Lacs while fishing one of the big lake's mudflats with fishing guide Jason Freed. As required for all walleyes on Mille Lacs, the fish was released. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Lake Mille Lacs produces plenty of catch-and-release walleye action, trophy smallmouth
July 2, 2017 - 6:45am
May 12, 2017
Spottail shiner (Notropis hudsonius), Goulais Bay, Lake Superior. By Fungus Guy (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons
Walleye/northern pike fishing opener: Shiners may make comeback in time for opener
May 12, 2017 - 5:00am
May 6, 2017
Minnesota fishing facts as walleye/northern pike opener approaches
May 6, 2017 - 3:30am
January 30, 2017
Ethan Spizzo caught a 7-pound, 26 ½-inch walleye on Pelican Lake. Submitted photo.
Pelican Lake gives up another large walleye
January 30, 2017 - 11:00pm
July 6, 2016
Sheriff to host walleye fish fry in Pine River
July 6, 2016 - 1:29pm
March 21, 2016
"A catch-and-release walleye season allows us to protect future spawners, yet acknowledges the desire that fishing remain open," said Don Pereira, DNR fisheries chief, in a news release. "Not allowing harvest is a difficult decision, but it provides our best option." Forum News Service Photo
Catch and release only for Mille Lacs walleye this summer, DNR announces
March 21, 2016 - 3:12pm
October 29, 2015
Explore Minnesota Director John Edman speaks to an audience of resort owners and management Wednesday at the 2015 Minnesota Resort and Campground Association Fall Conference at Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge.  Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
After difficult year, Minnesota tourism director projects optimism
October 29, 2015 - 10:32am
July 17, 2015
The Last Windrow: It was a walleye thunderstorm
July 17, 2015 - 11:24am