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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
July 3, 2019
Michael Blake
Man arrested for reportedly fishing in the nude near Underwood
July 3, 2019 - 3:20pm
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
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
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
May 10, 2018
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
May 10, 2018 - 8:56am
December 14, 2017
Unseasonably warm: Early ice demands common sense from local sportsmen
December 14, 2017 - 6:44am
May 13, 2017
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
May 13, 2017 - 11:44am
May 12, 2017
Ross Hagemeister
Time to drop the lines
May 12, 2017 - 4:40pm
January 30, 2017
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
January 30, 2017 - 9:25am
January 20, 2017
The 2017 Menahga Family Fishing Derby will be held at the Spirit Lake public access this Saturday, Jan. 21. (file photo)
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
January 20, 2017 - 2:51pm
January 5, 2017
Brent Getzler of Roosevelt is the new record holder of a 19-pound, 10-ounce burbot taken from the Minnesota waters of Lake of the Woods. The fish was 33 inches long with a belly full of girth at 23-7/8 inches. Getzler caught it while fishing for walleyes with an orange jigging spoon tipped with a minnow on Dec. 19. Submitted Photo
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
January 5, 2017 - 3:17pm