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February 17, 2018
Scott Jensen of St. Anthony, Minn., shows off a 28.5-inch walleye he caught in June 2017 on Mille Lacs Lake. Walleye regulations on Mille Lacs need to be structured to minimize the impact on local resorts and others businesses that suffer when walleye season is closed, as it was during portions of last year's open water season, said state Rep. Dan Fabian, R-Roseau, assistant House majority leader. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Mille Lacs stands to be a focus of Minn. legislative session, lawmaker says
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February 7, 2018
DNR to hold snowmobile show and snowshoe walk at Big Bog
February 7, 2018 - 5:40am
January 19, 2018
A walleye working group that serves in an advisory capacity to the Minnesota DNR is again urging the state to consider a four-fish limit in place of the current six-fish limit. File photo / Forum News Service
New fishing regulations spark talk about new walleye, panfish and catfish limits
January 19, 2018 - 6:39pm
January 18, 2018
Minn. DNR says changing name of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis to become official
January 18, 2018 - 5:58pm
December 29, 2017
Minnesota county takes on public lands debate over farm sale
December 29, 2017 - 6:46pm
December 27, 2017
DNR warns of inconsistent ice thickness
December 27, 2017 - 5:48pm
December 24, 2017
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Minnesota DNR taking comments on draft timber harvest report
December 24, 2017 - 7:15am
December 19, 2017
Dangerous ice: Minn. fatalities already match 2014-15 winter, and it's only December
December 19, 2017 - 4:18pm
December 17, 2017
New northern pike regulations go into effect March 1 on Minnesota inland waters, but anglers can't begin targeting pike until the general fishing opener Saturday, May 12. Minnesota DNR photo
Outdoors notebook: New MN regulations, ND dates set
December 17, 2017 - 6:36am
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 15, 2017
Tullibee numbers continue to decline in Green and Koronis Lakes. Gill net catches this past autumn were among the lowest ever. Submitted photo
Tullibees continue to decline in Green Lake
December 15, 2017 - 6:47pm
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
November 30, 2017
Cass County Republicans to host outdoors forum in Walker
November 30, 2017 - 11:24am
November 28, 2017
Staked and frozen into the shallow water of North Long Lake in front of Legionville School Safety Patrol Training Center, the bog will spend the winter on the swimming beach at the Merrifield camp. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Bog on North Long near Brainerd to remain in place for winter
November 28, 2017 - 10:09pm
November 23, 2017
DNR announces 17 parcels for December sale
November 23, 2017 - 5:30am
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