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Mille Lacs Lake

February 17, 2018
Scott Jensen of St. Anthony, Minn., shows off a 28.5-inch walleye he caught in June 2017 on Mille Lacs Lake. Walleye regulations on Mille Lacs need to be structured to minimize the impact on local resorts and others businesses that suffer when walleye season is closed, as it was during portions of last year's open water season, said state Rep. Dan Fabian, R-Roseau, assistant House majority leader. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Mille Lacs stands to be a focus of Minn. legislative session, lawmaker says
February 17, 2018 - 10:55am
January 2, 2018
The Wolf Moon rises Monday over frozen Mille Lacs Lake in Garrison Bay. The first moon of the year is closer to Earth and appears larger and brighter. The Wolf Moon is the Native American traditional name for the first full moon in January. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Wolf Moon
January 2, 2018 - 10:00am
November 10, 2017
Mille Lacs Lake walleye fishing will open on Friday, Dec. 1, with no bait restrictions and a limit of one walleye 20-22 inches or one longer than 28 inches. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Mille Lacs winter anglers allowed 1 walleye - Fall surveys support conservative harvest decision
November 10, 2017 - 6:00am
July 21, 2017
To protect the fishery and ensure the long-term sustainability of Mille Lacs Lake’s walleye population, the DNR announced today that walleye fishing on Mille Lacs will remain closed until Friday, Aug. 11. Illustration
Mille Lacs Lake walleye fishing closure extended 2 weeks
July 21, 2017 - 5:11pm
February 28, 2017
Ben Collette recently snapped this photo of the moon rising over a fish house on Lake Edward.
Conservation Officer Report: Lakes continue to deteriorate, use caution
February 28, 2017 - 1:58pm
August 9, 2016
An angler holds a good-sized walleye caught on Mille Lacs Lake in July 2013. (Forum News Service file photo)
Anglers exceed Mille Lacs walleye quota, season continues anyway
August 9, 2016 - 2:26pm
May 27, 2016
Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee member Bill Eno speaks up during the group's meeting Thursday at Appledoorn's Resort in Isle. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Tribal fishing is sore spot at Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory meeting: Committee reiterates desire to renegotiate with tribes
May 27, 2016 - 9:45am
April 7, 2016
Live bait will be allowed on Mille Lacs Lake starting with opener
April 7, 2016 - 11:56am
December 3, 2015
Dominic Hoyos of Stillwater shows off the monster muskie he called the “Queen of Mille Lacs.’’ The fish was caught on Lake Mille Lacs the day before Thanksgiving with his friend Dean Block of Ramsey. Submitted photo.
Another monster muskie caught (and released) at Mille Lacs
December 3, 2015 - 12:05pm
September 16, 2015
Lueck welcomes Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee applicants
September 16, 2015 - 2:28pm
August 13, 2015
DNR makes additional changes to attract national bass fishing tournaments to Mille Lacs Lake
August 13, 2015 - 10:55am
August 6, 2015
No more walleye fishing allowed on Mille Lacs Lake
August 6, 2015 - 12:28pm