Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS Some skim ice has formed in a few bays, but the main lake was wide open on Tuesday morning. A few muskie anglers were out in boats and hooking fish on the…
State fisheries managers recently ended a trout stocking program in Lake Superior because hatchery-raised fish are no longer necessary to increase the population.
Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS The bays and lake were ice-free as of Tuesday morning. Muskie anglers continue to fish and find success on the shallow rock reefs. Deer hunting reports have been mostly good and most…
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service expands hunting, fishing opportunities at 10 national wildlife refuges
Includes Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge as well as Wisconsin's Fox River National Wildlife Refuge and Horicon National Wildlife Refuge.
This will be the first winter season with the combination of a four-fish bag limit and one over 17 inches allowed.
It’s likely that one-fish bag will include one walleye within a 20- to 22-inch slot, or a “one over” fish yet to be determined.
Mike Hehner shows how he uses his Aqua-Vu to specifically target largemouth bass during the hard-water season.
Aqua-Vu underwater camera systems captures hungry walleyes hunting a minnow slow-trolled along the bottom.
Brian "Bro" Brosdahl demonstrates his technique for down-viewing with his Aqua-Vu HD underwater camera system. "Bro" also shows the features of Aqua-Vu's HD system.
Kickoff of fifth year of Keep It Clean program just another indication that the most wonderful time of the year at and around the lake is almost upon us.
Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS Strong winds have kept anglers off the lake so fishing reports have been limited. Look for muskies on the shallow rock reefs with the dropping water temperatures. The tullibees should be on…
Duluth artist Dean Kegler won the Minnesota Walleye Stamp contest, the Minnesota DNR announced in a news release Monday, Oct. 30. His painting was selected by judges from among 11 entries for the annual contest sponsored by the DNR. Kegler’s…
Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS Fishing pressure continues to be light for all species, but those going out are catching smallmouth bass with crankbaits on the shallow and deep rocks. There still hasn’t been a big push…
Recreational netting for whitefish and tullibee (cisco) is anticipated to open on several Schedule I lakes in the Grand Rapids fisheries work area beginning in late October, the Minnesota DNR said in a news release Thursday, Oct. 19. Schedule…
Even with the dramatic comeback of walleyes on Leech Lake in the last decade, a decades-long homage to another species that is a far cry from the state fish has had a lot to do with putting the lake on…
Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS Smallmouth bass are being taken with crankbaits or plastics on the mid-depth to deep rock points and reefs. Trolling for muskies on the weed edges along the north end continues to be productive as water temperatures…
The disease reportedly won't harm other fish because it specifically targets carp.
At more than 3,000 acres and with just one established public boat access, Pelican Lake near Ashby, Minn., isn't, well, overly accessible. It's probably easier sledding during the hard-water season, when the beauty of the season is you don't need…
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