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February 5, 2014
(From left) Karen Noyce and Thom Soule chat with panelists Paul Radomski and Fredrik Widemo on Wednesday afternoon at the South Shore Conference Center in Bemidji as part of the Minnesota Chapter of the Wildlife Society's three-day conference covering a range of issues, including the use of lead shot and tackle, conservation and management of birds and habitat restoration. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
No silver bullet in solving lead ammo, tackle debate
February 5, 2014 - 7:06pm
November 26, 2013
Charges dismissed against 5 in fish poaching case
November 26, 2013 - 1:44pm
August 8, 2013
Submitted Photo
Ethan Kesler,left, and his friend Joshua Bitz pose with the 54-inch muskie they caught Wednesday morning.
Reeling it in: 54-inch muskie caught by kids
August 8, 2013 - 6:14pm
July 29, 2013
From left: Joey Iago, 8, Anthony Pomerleau, 8, Evan Nguyen, 11, and Peter Bouillon, 11, cast their lines in the water during a summer fishing camp at Cottage Grove Regional Park in Cottage Grove, Minn. on Thursday, June 27, 2013. Cottage Grove is offering a class that, arguably, teaches children how to be true Minnesotans -- by fishing. The class teaches the basics of baiting hooks, tying bobbers, casting and returning fish to the water the respectful way. (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Fishing camp teaches baiting, casting and respect
July 29, 2013 - 9:09am
June 27, 2013
DNR to step up boat patrol for weekend
June 27, 2013 - 2:50pm
June 5, 2013
Hundreds of dead carp reported at N.D. dam
June 5, 2013 - 8:51am
May 16, 2013
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources research biologist Doug Dieterman lugs a net full of fish into a small freshwater corral for tagging and the implantation of electronic transmitters on the Mississippi River below the Ford Dam in St. Paul, Minn. on Wednesday, May 15, 2013.  (AP Photo/The St. Paul Pioneer Press, John Doman)
Fight to stop spread of Asian carp goes high tech
May 16, 2013 - 12:27pm
May 3, 2013
Officials make plans for 27th annual event
May 3, 2013 - 7:52pm
Cass Lake has been steady producer
May 3, 2013 - 7:51pm
Fishing gets better and better
May 3, 2013 - 7:49pm
Area anglers enjoy competing in summer tournaments
May 3, 2013 - 7:47pm
Consistent action attracts anglers early in the season
May 3, 2013 - 7:41pm
Trouble is around the corner
May 3, 2013 - 7:39pm
Each summer, anglers flock to Lake Bemidji and they catch their share of walleyes. Historically, however, Lake Bemidji has been able to withstand the fishing pressure and data from last year’s lake survey indicates the walleye population remains in very good shape. — Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Satisfying all year long: Lake Bemidji is able to withstand constant pressure of summer and winter fishing
May 3, 2013 - 7:37pm
April 10, 2013
10 accused of poaching, marketing hundreds of thousands of dollars of walleye from Red Lake, Leech Lake reservations
April 10, 2013 - 1:47pm