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January 28, 2017
Roger Lapenter
Champion of Chequamegon Bay dies
January 28, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 23, 2017
MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 23, 2017
January 23, 2017 - 12:47pm
January 22, 2017
An angler prepares to release a rainbow trout caught in Alaska or Montana. The image is from a video called "Odd Man Out" that will be shown Jan. 29 in Duluth as part of the Fly Fishing Film Tour. Matt McCormick photo
Fly-fishing film tour headed for Duluth
January 22, 2017 - 7:16am
Jacob Schwartz, 17, of Duluth caught this big lake trout Jan. 15 on Duncan Lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area northwest of Grand Marais. He was using a 3 1/2-inch pearl white tube jig. In an effort to get the fish back in the water quickly, he didn't weigh or measure it. Schwartz said he fought the fish for about five minutes. Click on the photo for the full view. Jacob Schwartz photo
Field Reports: Money set aside to preserve Minnesota land, improve water
January 22, 2017 - 6:03am
January 21, 2017
Outdoors Notes for Jan. 22, 2017
January 21, 2017 - 10:17pm
January 17, 2017
MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 17, 2017
January 17, 2017 - 10:59am
January 14, 2017
Brayden Jones (with fish), 13, of Grand Rapids, shows off a northern pike he speared earlier in the day on Jan. 7 at Big Jay Gould Lake near Cohasset. Surrounding him (left to right) are Weston Huntley, 11; Philip Keenan, 13; Alia Kuutti, 13; and Brendan Huntley, 14. All are from Grand Rapids and were taking part in a Family Day on Ice sponsored by the Minnesota Darkhouse and Angling Association. Sam Cook /
Passing along a pastime: Veteran darkhouse spearers welcoming youth and new families
January 14, 2017 - 9:00pm
January 9, 2017
MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 9, 2017
January 9, 2017 - 11:55am
January 7, 2017
Brent Getzler of Roosevelt, Minn., poses with a 19-pound, 11-ounce eelpout he caught while ice fishing the Minnesota waters of Lake of the Woods on Dec. 19, 2016. In January, The Department of Natural Resources announced the fish was a state record. (Photo courtesy Minnesota Department of Natural Resources)
Minnesota man sets record for biggest eelpout
January 7, 2017 - 9:56am
January 3, 2017
MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 3, 2017
January 3, 2017 - 11:37am
January 1, 2017
Outdoors calendar for Jan. 1
January 1, 2017 - 1:00am
Outdoors notes for Jan. 1
January 1, 2017 - 1:00am
Eric Sve, a commercial herring fisherman who lives near Two Harbors, hauls up a net with a catch of herring on Lake Superior this past summer. Although fisheries biologists are concerned about a decline in herring numbers in Lake Superior, 25 state-licensed commercial fishermen on the North Shore still catch enough herring to supply local restaurants and European demand for herring roe. (Christian Dalbec photo)
Herring heritage: North Shore commercial fishermen still meeting market demands, despite concern over lakewide herring stocks
January 1, 2017 - 1:00am
On a cold December morning, commercial herring fisherman Steve Dahl of Knife River peers out of his fish house. (Sam Cook /
Demand for fresh-caught herring on North Shore remains strong
January 1, 2017 - 1:00am
How Minnesota’s commercial fishermen net herring
January 1, 2017 - 1:00am