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March 16, 2019
Minnesota's moose population has been holding mostly steady for several years after crashing a decade ago. But moose show no sign of returning to higher levels. Photo by Mike Schrage.
Field reports: Minnesota DNR deer meetings set over next two weeks
March 16, 2019 - 8:30pm
March 12, 2019
The Minnesota DNR will allow anglers to keep one walleye 21-23 inches each day on Lake Miile Lacs, but only between May 11 and May 31. News Tribune file photo.
Some Mille Lacs walleye can be kept in May
March 12, 2019 - 1:25pm
March 9, 2019
Field reports: Volunteers needed to link Wisconsin-Minnesota North Country Trail
March 9, 2019 - 8:18pm
February 14, 2019
The Minnesota DNR said Thursday that it will allow anglers to keep some Lake Mille Lacs walleyes this summer after three summers of catch-and-release only walleye fishing on the big lake. file / News Tribune
DNR: Anglers can keep some walleyes on Mille Lacs this summer
February 14, 2019 - 3:53pm
January 5, 2019
As part of the September fall gillnet survey on Lake of the Woods, fisheries crews set four, 250-foot nets at each of 16 sites on the Minnesota side of the lake from the south shore to the Northwest Angle, leaving the nets in overnight and checking them the next day. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Fall survey confirms strong walleye and sauger populations in Lake of the Woods
January 5, 2019 - 11:56am
November 4, 2018
A bear is seen in a tree in Duluth 2016. Wisconsin bear harvests were down this year. (file / News Tribune)
Field Reports: Wisconsin bear harvest down 11 percent
November 4, 2018 - 5:00am
October 30, 2018
A Lake Mille Lacs walleye. Winter anglers on the lake will be able to keep one walleye daily starting Dec. 1 after a summer of catch-and-release only fishing. The DNR says bigger walleyes have nearly tripled in the lake, but fisheries experts are worried that some recent classes have been poor. (file / News Tribune)
Mille Lacs walleyes nearly triple
October 30, 2018 - 12:03pm
September 15, 2018
A Minnesota angler holds a walleye before releasing it. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials are considering making changes to walleye regulations on the big border-area lakes, including reducing the sauger limit by two. The current regulation has been in place since 2007 and will expire March 1, 2019. Input at the meetings will help determine if the current rule is changed or extended. (file / News Tribune)
Field reports: Walleye rule changes possible on Kab, Crane and Namakan
September 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 19, 2018
Kathy Roach of rural Duluth caught this walleye on the St. Louis River on opening day in 2017. A new report by the Wisconsin and Minnesota departments of natural resources shows the river's walleye population down significantly from past years and shows an unsustainably high harvest level in 2015. file / News Tribune
Survey says: St. Louis River walleyes down
August 19, 2018 - 5:00am
July 8, 2018
Jarrid Houston
Houston's Fishing Report: Fish find summer patterns, feeding windows
July 8, 2018 - 5:34am
June 23, 2018
Fishing on the Rainy River. News Tribune file photo
Field Notes: Lake of the Woods, Rainy River changes open for comment
June 23, 2018 - 11:11pm
May 27, 2018
A conservation  officer pulls an abandoned tribal gillnet full of dead walleye from Lake Mille Lacs Sunday, May 20, 2018. The net, registered to the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, was recovered by officers from an American Indian band and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. (Courtesy PERM, Proper Economic Resource Management)
Abandoned net of 67 dead walleye on Lake Mille Lacs angers conservation group
May 27, 2018 - 2:24pm
May 18, 2018
Neal Leier's walleye caught on May 18 broke the longest-standing state record fish in North Dakota, one that stood for nearly 60 years. North Dakota Game & Fish Department photo
ND angler's walleye breaks 60-year record
May 18, 2018 - 1:51pm
April 22, 2018
Brad Dokken
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
April 22, 2018 - 7:20am
April 5, 2018
Upper Red Lake walleye regulations announced
April 5, 2018 - 5:52pm
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