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August 26, 2010
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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
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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
July 9, 2010
Wadena fishing teams find good angling on West Leaf
July 9, 2010 - 3:11pm
Utah angler Gary Sheide boated an 11-pound, 8-ounce northern pike on Elbow Lake June 25.
Lake keepers
July 9, 2010 - 3:07pm
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Pro Eric Olson of Red Wing, Minn., and co-angler David Hosek of White Bear Lake, Minn., caught a limit of walleyes weighing 15 pounds, 8 ounces to win the FLW Walleye Tour Western Division tournament on Lake Oahe in Pierre, S.D. Hosek is the son of Roger and Gert Hosek of Verndale.
Winning anglers
July 9, 2010 - 3:03pm
June 25, 2010
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Iowa angler Ben Hoss took a fine 8-pound, 8-ounce glasseye out of Bass Lake June 8.
Big fish
June 25, 2010 - 4:46pm
June 18, 2010
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Bob and Brad Phillips used crankbaits to catch a couple of lunker crappies, the largest of which weighed 1-pound, 11-ounces. The fishing partners were in 12 feet of water.
Big Fish
June 18, 2010 - 2:50pm
June 4, 2010
Phil Goeden, of Goeden Fisheries in Alexandria, stocks Whiskey Creek with fish May 27.
Stocking Sunnybrook
June 4, 2010 - 5:32pm
Photos provided/Koep's Clitherall Corner
Danielle Baker of Battle Lake boated a 4-pound, 4-ounce largemouth bass May 30 while fishing on Clitherall lake with a leech.
Big fish
June 4, 2010 - 4:25pm
Shallows produce walleyes on Otter Tail for Wadena Fishing League
June 4, 2010 - 4:16pm
May 28, 2010
Big waves caused by strong wind Saturday morning upended the panels of a dock on Otter Tail Lake.
Fishing tournament interrupted by strong storm on Otter Tail
May 28, 2010 - 3:49pm
Wadena angler Bill Higgs boated a 27 1/2-inch walleye Tuesday night on Rush Lake.
Big fish
May 28, 2010 - 2:12pm
May 14, 2010
Gary Peterson checks his stock of shiner minnows Thursday morning at Ken's Tackle on the southwest side of Otter Tail Lake. Peterson, the owner of the bait shop, sees a good opener ahead for anglers. The walleye-northern fishing season officially began at midnight Friday. Otter Tail, which is located 20 miles west of Wadena, is one of the state's top walleye lakes.
Conditions ripe for opener
May 14, 2010 - 3:21pm
Walleye populations excellent in natural, stocked lakes
May 14, 2010 - 2:44pm