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July 2, 2018
Zebra mussels found in Jewett Lake in Otter Tail County. Minnesota DNR photo
Zebra mussels found in Becker, Otter Tail county lakes
July 2, 2018 - 4:14pm
June 21, 2018
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New Heart O' Lakes league has kids hooked on fishing
June 21, 2018 - 9:40am
June 17, 2018
A carp was weighed at the first annual Carp Slaughter June 2. Courtesy photo.
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
June 17, 2018 - 1:52pm
May 27, 2018
Rob Horken talks about building custom rods in his East Grand Forks shop. Known for years as "Ernie the Angler" on WDAZ-TV's weekly summer fishing reports, Horken retired four years ago and keeps busy building custom rods as owner of Rob's Rod Repair and Custom Built Fishing Rods. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service                                play button
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
May 27, 2018 - 6:16am
May 20, 2018
Schoolcraft State Park features boat access to the Mississippi River, hiking trails and, often, available campsites. Courtesy photo / Minnesota DNR
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
May 20, 2018 - 6:15am
May 17, 2018
After ice-out, some Minnesota lakes seeing fish kill
May 17, 2018 - 2:22pm
May 12, 2018
Governor Mark Dayton reeled in three fish on Green Lake in Spicer Saturday morning for the 2018 Governor’s Fishing Opener. Courtesy of the Office of Governor Mark Dayton
Governor lands bass but not a walleye: Guide may have brought back the day's biggest prize
May 12, 2018 - 4:25pm
May 11, 2018
Judy Stierlen of the Ashby American Legion Auxiliary served plates of smelt, beans and potato salad on Saturday evening, May 5. Courtesy photo.
It's that time of year for smelt
May 11, 2018 - 1:52pm
May 10, 2018
Anglers fish for panfish in the week before the fishing opener on Minnesota's longest fishing pier located on Dower Lake in Staples.
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Fishing Opener: Anglers ready to fish fresh waters Saturday
May 10, 2018 - 9:06am
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
May 10, 2018 - 8:56am
May 1, 2018
Ice out on Otter Tail County lake shows Mother Nature's power and beauty
May 1, 2018 - 3:47pm
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Ice out on Otter Tail County lake shows Mother Nature's power and beauty
May 1, 2018 - 2:44pm
April 22, 2018
Fish decoys of all kinds made an appearance at the 21st annual National Fish Decoy Association competition Saturday, April 14 in Perham.
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Full house for annual decoy gathering
April 22, 2018 - 8:20am
April 20, 2018
Bear hunt applications available; May 4 deadline
April 20, 2018 - 9:57am
April 18, 2018
Perham club fishing team set to hit the water
April 18, 2018 - 12:15pm