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July 11, 2019
Governor’s Fishing Opener 2020 Planning Committee near Otter Tail Lake.
Photo courtesy of Otter Tail County
Otter Tail County 2020 Governor's Fishing Opener planning has begun
July 11, 2019 - 12:53pm
June 28, 2019
Mille Lacs Band DNR Aquaculture Biologist Keith Wiggins-Kegg holds a potential record-setting muskie caught during recent electrofishing activities on the lake. Courtesy of the Mille Lacs Band DNR
Uncertified world record muskie boated and released in Mille Lacs Lake by DNR biologists
June 28, 2019 - 6:09pm
June 27, 2019
Aquatic invasive species education highlights holiday campaign
June 27, 2019 - 11:40am
June 21, 2019
This bighead carp was captured by the Minnesota DNR on Thursday, June 20, near the Xcel Energy King Power Plant on the St. Croix River in Oak Park Heights. Minnesota DNR photo
More invasive carp confirmed in Mississippi and St. Croix Rivers
June 21, 2019 - 11:14am
June 20, 2019
Ethan Rasset, with new state record golden redhorse. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota DNR
State records topple for 2 species of Minnesota fish
June 20, 2019 - 1:12pm
June 17, 2019
The group of kids that took part in the George Ditsworth youth fishing derby Saturday, June 15 at Wadena's Sunnybrook Park.
Submitted photo
Kids come out in droves for George Ditsworth Fishing Derby
June 17, 2019 - 8:50am
June 9, 2019
Debbie Petersen holds a woodcock chick out for her dog Riley to sniff after finding a nest in Warba, Minnesota, Saturday, June 1.
Hunting for answers on forest bird decline
June 9, 2019 - 9:00am
May 20, 2019
Otter Tail Lake sportsman access. 
Courtesy photo
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
May 20, 2019 - 8:57am
May 10, 2019
Leech Lake anglers will be able to keep a wider size range of walleye starting on the 2019 fishing opener, officials announced Monday, Dec. 10. Forum News Service file photo
This Saturday, about 500,000 anglers will visit Minnesota waters to catch a fish. Here's a closer look.
May 10, 2019 - 10:56am
May 9, 2019
Willie Osberg displays a crappie hooked from an area lake. If the big game fish don't bite this weekend, the panfish bite should be a great option.
Photo submitted by Erik Osberg
Cold water: It might not mean slow fishing for opener
May 9, 2019 - 5:32am
May 6, 2019
DNR crews working hard to have boat ramps and docks ready by fishing opener
May 6, 2019 - 1:05pm
May 5, 2019
Cold water could make walleye fishing a challenge for Saturday's Minnesota Fishing Opener. Forum News Service file photo
Cold, high water could play into walleye success at Minnesota Fishing Opener
May 5, 2019 - 7:00am
April 24, 2019
Life jackets a safety necessity when boating on cold water
April 24, 2019 - 5:42pm
April 14, 2019
Hannah Mishler, a conservation officer for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, visits with Wyatt Casavan (from left) of Red Lake Falls, Minn., Cameron Dahedl of Bemidji and Kevin Longtin (partially obscured, far right) of Grand Forks on Friday, April 5, 2019, during a check of anglers fishing the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
All in a day’s work on the Rainy River
April 14, 2019 - 8:01am
March 17, 2019
DNR invites conversation about deer at area open houses
March 17, 2019 - 12:04pm