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February 23, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
February 23, 2017 - 6:00pm
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
February 23, 2017 - 2:45pm
February 10, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fishing continues to be spotty for most species
February 10, 2017 - 7:00am
February 5, 2017
(North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Blane Klemek column: The simplicity of darkhouse spearfishing
February 5, 2017 - 8:00am
February 3, 2017
PAUL NELSON: Bite for most fish has been spotty this season
February 3, 2017 - 11:00pm
January 19, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Ice fishing season settles in; watch for ice heaves, cracks
January 19, 2017 - 4:28pm
January 13, 2017
PAUL NELSON: Full moon should make for good fishing
January 13, 2017 - 7:30am
January 6, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be aware of changing ice conditions on the lakes
January 6, 2017 - 7:45am
January 1, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Fishin' around in Minnesota
January 1, 2017 - 9:40am
December 22, 2016
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Area lakes made ice as fast as possible
December 22, 2016 - 7:36pm
December 21, 2016
Brent Getzler of Roosevelt, Minn., caught this 19.67-pound eelpout Monday on Lake of the Woods. The fish was weighed on a certified scale and is on track to be confirmed as Minnesota's new state record eelpout. (Photo courtesy of Brent Getzler)
Fisherman talks about catching what likely will be a new MN state record burbot
December 21, 2016 - 9:51am
December 17, 2016
Five ice fishing shacks are set up on the ice Thursday near Sunset Beach on Lake Winnipeg. The shacks are a new venture for entrepreneurs Curtis Beyak and Terry Roth, who have launched Lake Winnipeg Ice Fishing Shack Rentals on the east side of the lake about an hour north of Winnipeg. (Submitted photo)
New venture on Lake Winnipeg: Heated permanent ice shacks now for rent
December 17, 2016 - 2:42pm
December 15, 2016
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Ice keeps forming on area lakes
December 15, 2016 - 11:00pm
December 8, 2016
Whether fishing in an insulated house such as this Lake of the Woods rental, a portable shelter or even out in the ice, ice fishing is one of the most anticipated events of the year on the outdoors calendar. (Brad Dokken | Forum News Service)
Where to fish when the lakes freeze: Numerous destinations within a few hours’ drive
December 8, 2016 - 9:36pm
December 2, 2016
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
December 2, 2016 - 8:02am