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Lake of the Woods

January 13, 2018
David Stone of Roseau, Minn., released this 38-inch lake trout Saturday, Jan. 6, while fishing near Brush Island on the Minnesota side of Lake of the Woods. The fish likely strayed down from the Ontario side of the lake, which has more of the deep, coldwater habitat lake trout prefer. (Submitted photo)
Lake trout surprises Northwest Angle fisherman
January 13, 2018 - 5:09pm
December 25, 2017
Paul Nelson
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good numbers for walleyes in the region
December 25, 2017 - 1:17pm
December 24, 2017
Brad Dokken
Minnesota DNR taking comments on draft timber harvest report
December 24, 2017 - 7:15am
December 17, 2017
Nick Anthony of Ballard's Resort takes some time to wet a line Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, as he talks about the work that goes into getting ready for another winter fishing season on Lake of the Woods near Baudette, Minn. Walleyes and saugers provided steady action throughout the day. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service                               play button
Resort workers keep Lake of the Woods winter fishing industry running smoothly
December 17, 2017 - 6:00am
December 5, 2017
More than 400 crashes reported in Minn. during Monday storm
December 5, 2017 - 6:29pm
December 3, 2017
 Boats anchor up along the edge of the channel in Four-Mile Bay of Lake of the Woods in May 2013. A volunteer fisheries input group will begin meeting this month to provide input to the Department of Natural Resources as they draft a new five-year management plan for Lake of the Woods. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks herald)
Group to offer input on Lake of the Woods
December 3, 2017 - 4:06pm
October 12, 2017
Walleye action gathers steam and fall colors update
October 12, 2017 - 4:57pm
September 24, 2017
Lake of the Woods near Long Point north of Williams, Minn., was largely devoid of boats Monday morning, Sept. 18. Brad Dokken / Forum News Serviceplay button
From on the air to on the water
September 24, 2017 - 1:51pm
August 9, 2017
The boat Bob Brott of Eden Prairie, Minn., and his cousin, Gary Soucie of Fairfield, Neb., were fishing in near Garden Island capsized July 31 after the bilge pump failed. The two men clung to the boat as it drifted into Ontario, where they were rescued nearly two days later. (Photo/ Royal Canadian Mounted Police)
For two anglers on Lake of the Woods, their boat taking on water was only the beginning of a two-day nightmare
August 9, 2017 - 5:55pm
May 28, 2017
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken: May serves up walleyes, morels and wild asparagus
May 28, 2017 - 12:29pm
May 21, 2017
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Pilot program to benefit Northwest Angle
May 21, 2017 - 2:44pm
May 7, 2017
Duane Peterson of Bemidji releases a walleye in April 2015 on the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. Walleye again will take center stage Saturday during Minnesota's Fishing Opener.(Brad Dokken photo)
Stage set for good Minnesota walleye opener
May 7, 2017 - 6:15am
March 26, 2017
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Having a blast with a fishing partner from the past
March 26, 2017 - 8:49am
Lake of the Woods boat ramp remains in limbo
March 26, 2017 - 5:45am
March 12, 2017
Hayden Mercil, 8, at the controls of the Cessna 180 his dad, Rick Mercil, piloted during a recent day trip for a burger to Sunset Lodge on Oak Island of Lake of the Woods. (Photo/Rick Mercil)
Column: Dad and co-pilot son share ride through life
March 12, 2017 - 4:15pm