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June 4, 2012
Muskie expert Dick Pearson said the pursuit of muskies lets him combine his passions for hunting and fishing. The pursuit paid off last summer when Pearson landed this 51-inch muskie on Lake of the Woods.
Muskie fever can lead to 'horrible addiction,' serious anglers say
June 4, 2012 - 2:19pm
March 25, 2012
AYA Tournament set June 2 on Little Pine Lake
March 25, 2012 - 1:55pm
May 29, 2011
Craig Stich of Battle Lake caught a 40-inch northern pike that tipped the scales at 15 pounds, 4 ounces.
May 29, 2011 - 10:29pm
May 22, 2011
Photo provided by Ben's Bait
Jim Kreykes of Sheldon, Iowa hooked an 8-pound, 2-ounce walleye on East Battle Lake opening day while fishing from a dock. Kreykes was using a three-inch Gulp minnow on a lead head jig.
Opener walleye
May 22, 2011 - 11:18pm
Photos by Brian Hansel
A pair of happy anglers try their luck off a dock in Otter Tail County Sunday afternoon.
Fishin' for the season
May 22, 2011 - 11:13pm
The lure of the walleye
May 22, 2011 - 11:12pm
May 15, 2011
Hoots AYA fishing tournament set for June 4
May 15, 2011 - 7:11pm
May 13, 2011
Thoughts on the fishing opener
May 13, 2011 - 6:40pm
January 9, 2011
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Jezebel Snyder of Wadena caught a 19-inch, five-pound largemouth bass and a 17-inch, four-pound largemouth while ice fishing with Keith and Melody Jahnke.
Two ice lunkers
January 9, 2011 - 8:32pm
September 16, 2010
Scott Larson of Battle Lake hooked a 37-inch northern pike while angling on Eagle Lake Sept. 4. Larson's trophy catch weighed 11 pounds, 7 ounces.
37-inch northern
September 16, 2010 - 8:48pm
September 10, 2010
A charter out of Seward, Alaska with guide Brad Fisher, left, produced a fine haul of silver salmon from Pony Cove in Resurrection Bay. Fisher's party included Deer Creek's Dick Malone and his grandson, Austin, along with two Texas sportsmen. The party fished with herring in 200 feet of water.
Alaskan fishing trip nets great time
September 10, 2010 - 4:26pm
September 2, 2010
Illinois angler Jason Syfert hooked a 5-pound, 15-ounce largemouth bass on Stalker Lake Aug. 29.
Big fish of the week
September 2, 2010 - 11:31pm
August 26, 2010
Photo provided by Ben's Bait
Blake Bauer of O'Nell, Neb. took a 4-pound, 12-ounce largemouth bass out of Clitherall Lake with a buzz bait.
Lunker catches
August 26, 2010 - 9:12pm
August 13, 2010
Photos provided/Ben's Bait
Bennet Stich of Battle Lake picked up a 40-inch muskie Wednesday while fishing on West Battle Lake in 20 feet of water with a bucktail. The trophy fish was his first muskie catch.
Monster muskies
August 13, 2010 - 11:34am
July 16, 2010
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Utah fisherman Gary Sheide caught a 6-pound, 6-ounce largemouth bass July 12 on Elbow Lake.
Big fish
July 16, 2010 - 11:56am