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Anglers are encouraged to take a kid ice fishing Jan. 19-21
14 hours 51 min ago
January 3, 2019
Carol and Matt Bradley pull their ice fishing equipment onto the ice during heavy snow Thursday, Dec. 28. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Winter weather can't keep locals inside
January 3, 2019 - 8:00am
January 2, 2019
Steve Hall with his puppet, Shotgun Red
Steve Hall, Brainerd native and voice of 'Shotgun Red,' remembered
January 2, 2019 - 5:00am
December 23, 2018
Brandon Greene of Grand Forks holds up one of the custom ice rods he made for a customer. Owner of Hooked Custom Rods, Greene makes the rods in a shop in his Grand Forks home and is so busy he seldom finds time to fish in the winter. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
‘From his hand to yours,’ custom rod builder lands a keeper
December 23, 2018 - 7:05am
December 19, 2018
Crow Wing County Land Services Director Gary Griffin (left) informs Commissioners Rachel Reabe Nystrom, Paul Thiede, Doug Houge and Paul Koering at the Tuesday, Dec. 18, committee of the whole informational meeting about an opportunity for the county to buy land in Cuyuna that would create more outdoor recreational opportunities in the area. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County considers buying land in Cuyuna area
December 19, 2018 - 5:00am
December 15, 2018
Bear hunters who are successful in 2019 and after would be required to submit a bear tooth sample to be eligible for the upcoming year's bear hunting license lottery under a new rule proposed by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Photo Illustration.
Outdoor Notes for Dec. 16: Bear hunting tooth sample requirement
December 15, 2018 - 9:00am
December 5, 2018
With several sunfish and crappies on the ice, Greg Simones baits his line Tuesday, Dec. 4, on Rice Lake in Brainerd. Anglers have been cautiously walking out on area lakes due to the early season ice. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Making ice: Plan for below-average temps rest of week
December 5, 2018 - 5:00am
December 2, 2018
Tracks left by fishermen walking onto Superior Bay from Park Point end at open water on Saturday afternoon. Earlier in the day emergency responders rescued 35 fisherman from the ice after it broke away from Park Point. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
35 fishermen rescued from ice on Superior Bay
December 2, 2018 - 11:30am
December 1, 2018
The Last Windrow: Tip for first-time anglers: Beware of 'ice quakes'
December 1, 2018 - 10:00am
March 15, 2018
Outdoor report: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
March 15, 2018 - 3:10pm
March 11, 2018
Squinting from his ultra-bright surroundings, Forum News Service outdoors writer Brad Dokken shows off the 42-inch northern pike he caught on a walleye rod during a recent snowmobile and ice fishing trip to Oak Island on Lake of the Woods. Fishing partner Jason Laumb of Grand Forks helped him steer the girthy fish up an 8-inch hole for a quick photo before the pike was released. Submitted photo / Forum News Serviceplay button
Snowmobiles, walleyes and fish of a lifetime on Lake of the Woods
March 11, 2018 - 7:50am
March 10, 2018
Tammy and Carla, ready to hit the ice.
What's Up Outdoors: It's nice on the ice
March 10, 2018 - 11:00am
March 4, 2018
BRAD DOKKEN: Embracing ice and snow on Lake of the Woods
March 4, 2018 - 6:10am
March 3, 2018
Ronin Martinson, 9, of Brainerd tries his hand a jigging up a perch with the tutelage of Walleye Dan Eigen. Oliver Martinson, 5, watches to his right.
Kids learn to fish in style
March 3, 2018 - 9:00am
March 2, 2018
Women-only ice fishing tourney on Saturday
March 2, 2018 - 12:30pm