A population estimate completed this year shows there are some 67,000 smallmouth bass in the 128,000-acre lake.
Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS There’s still over 30 inches of ice and the shorelines are still intact, but fishing pressure has been light. If a person wanted to, a snowmobile or ATV could be used, but…
Program previously included only lake sturgeon, muskellunge and flathead catfish in the catch-and-release category.
With 26 days until the opener, there's reportedly 25 inches of ice on the host lake. And Green Lake is far from the only Minnesota waterway that's on pace for record-late ice-out.
Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS East - Fishing pressure remains light despite good shorelines and main lake ice conditions. Acccess options are limited now that most resorts have shut down until open water arrives. Johnson’s Portside (320)…
Lanesboro hatchery needs $5 million in repairs/improvements, agency says.
Cleaning walleyes quickly and efficiently is an art form, and there are various techniques anglers use in cleaning walleyes. In the video above, Mark Arnesen of Arnesen’s Rocky Point on the south shore of Lake of the Woods shows how…
Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS There’s still a lot of ice, but a lot of snow on top of it, so check with resorts on access availability. Fishing activity has been minimal with just the occasional tullibee…
Nonprofit group dedicated to helping physically disabled men and women to hunt and fish.
Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS Some tullibees and the occasional jumbo perch are being caught off the deep structure in 30 feet or more. Isle Bay and Cove Bay started producing a few crappies, but the majority…
Cold winters with abundant snowfall can lead to fish die-offs and the Minnesota DNR has already taken reports of this process, known as winterkill, occurring in lakes near Brainerd, Hinckley and the Twin Cities area. “While seeing lots of dead…
Four Minnesotans also named honorable mention; Great Lakes region has strong presence.
LAKE MILLE LACS The number of people fishing has been minimal, although a few anglers are using snowmobiles and traveling to the mud flats for tullibees. Work off the flats in 32 feet or more in the…
Big Winnie, too? Amid news that anglers and resort owners on Lake Mille Lacs will be facing a third consecutive catch-and-release-only season for walleye, another top Minnesota walleye fishery reportedly is facing struggles of its own. The Minnesota DNR said…
In making the announcement, Zinke, presents a ceremonial check to the Wisconsin DNR for nearly $35 million while visiting the Horicon Marsh State Wildlife Area.
Project eyes erosion-prone gullies where conservation fixes would improve water quality, habitat.
The rules apply to more than 260 miles of the river between Wabasha, Minn., and Rock Island, Ill.
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