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July 6, 2022

Dealers: Sucker minnow shortage could continue

Erhard, Minn. — It hasn’t hit every bait shop in the state, but a shortage of sucker minnows is affecting their availability for most bait dealers around Minnesota. Those in the bait business, namely wild minnow trappers and those who sell the bait to shops around the state, blame the shortage on a double-whammy of

Expanded walleye take ahead for Mille Lacs?

Isle, Minn. — The walleye bite on Lake Mille Lacs has been so light this summer that the Minnesota DNR is considering liberalizing regs should a catch-and-keep season return Sept. 1. An abundance of forage in the lake has driven down catch rates to the extent that the DNR recently offered a few options for

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