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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
March 1, 2017
A fisherman checks into a remote OARS site on Minnesota's Northwest Angle in February 2013. U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., is asking U.S. Customs and Border Protection to update the outdated technology to make it both safer and more convenient for visitors to the northernmost point of the conterminous 48 states. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Peterson seeks better Northwest Angle border crossing system
March 1, 2017 - 7:19pm
May 11, 2016
This file photo show a GoFundMe account Retina LaValla set up for the families of three boaters who died in a boating accident on Lake of the Woods. The account has been closed.
Trial for woman charged with Lake of the Woods GoFundMe theft changing venue
May 11, 2016 - 7:12pm
April 28, 2016
BASEBALL: Blackduck tops Lake of the Woods 7-1
April 28, 2016 - 11:01pm
April 20, 2016
UPDATED: Body found on Lake of the Woods identified as missing boater
April 20, 2016 - 4:44pm
April 11, 2016
Body found Monday in Rainy River
April 11, 2016 - 8:46pm
March 18, 2016
Paul Nelson
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: With ice fishing season ending, the Rainy River beckons
March 18, 2016 - 4:05pm