Minnesota Outdoor News

Minnesota Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — June 9, 2017

District 1 – Baudette area CO Ben Huener (Roseau) checked anglers on the Roseau River and Lake of the Woods. Enforcement contact was made for anglers keeping illegal-length walleyes, failing to remove drain plugs/transporting infested waters, and angling with too many lines. Assistance was given to local emergency personnel with a serious motor vehicle crash on Memorial Day that required…

Minnesota Outdoor News Calendar — June 2, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers Aug. 12: Warroad WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Springsteel Resort, Warroad. For more info call Ike Miller, 218-202-0610. Aug. 17: Elk River Goldeneyes DU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rockwoods Entertainment Center, Otsego. For more info call Tim Oie, 763-237-4155. Aug. 18: WTU Team 200 Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rochester International Event Center. For more info call Randy Baker, 507-951-2848. Sept. 30: South…

Minnesota Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — June 2, 2017

District 1 – Baudette area CO Eric Benjamin (Warroad) worked OHV, AIS, boat and water safety, and angling enforcement. Poor weather slowed activities during the Memorial Day weekend. CO Nicholas Prachar (Baudette) reports a busy week on and around Lake of the Woods. CO Prachar worked angling activity, as well as boat and water safety. Enforcement action was taken for…

Minnesota Outdoor News Calendar — May 19, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers May 20: Southern MN DU Greenwing Banquet, Martin County West High School, Sherburn. For more info call Doug Hartke, 507-236-1700. Aug. 17: Elk River Goldeneyes DU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rockwoods Entertainment Center, Otsego. For more info call Tim Oie, 763-237-4155. Aug. 18: WTU Team 200 Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rochester International Event Center. For more info call Randy Baker, 507-951-2848….

Minnesota Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — May 19, 2017

District 1 – Baudette area CO Ben Huener (Roseau) taught the law and ethics portion of hunter education in Greenbush. CO Huener also attended a stakeholders meeting at Wheeler’s Point with CO Benjamin. Opening weekend on Lake of the Woods saw lots of good fishing and large wave activity. CO Eric Benjamin (Warroad) worked ATV, boat and water safety, and…

Minnesota Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — May 12, 2017

District 1 – Baudette area CO Ben Huener (Roseau) monitored ATV and OHM activity in the Roseau area. Riders are reminded to stay off the recently finished dikes of the flood diversion project. CO Eric Benjamin (Warroad) worked fire, ATV, boat/water safety, and angling enforcement. An injured American bald eagle that was recovered last week just north of Skime on…

Minnesota Outdoor News Calendar — May 12, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers May 20: Southern MN DU Greenwing Banquet, Martin County West High School, Sherburn. For more info call Doug Hartke, 507-236-1700. Aug. 17: Elk River Goldeneyes DU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rockwoods Entertainment Center, Otsego. For more info call Tim Oie, 763-237-4155. Sept. 30: South Metro WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Bloomington VFW Post 1296. For more info call Jodi Paul, 612-790-3215….

Minnesota Outdoor News Fishing Report — May 12, 2017

Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS         Fishing pressure remains light, but look for crappies and bluegills to start moving into the bays and boat harbors. With water temperatures climbing, panfish should be a fine secondary option for walleye anglers opening weekend. Johnson’s Portside (320) 676-3811 Terry’s Boat Harbor (320) 692-4430 LAKE OF THE WOODS With the bays continuing…

Minnesota Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — May 5, 2017

District 1 – Baudette area CO Eric Benjamin (Warroad) worked AIS, ATV, boat/water safety, and angling enforcement. Time was spent working the Rainy River for sturgeon anglers. CO Jeremy Woinarowicz (Thief River Falls) investigated a gray wolf depredation case and monitored area turkey-hunting activity. CO Woinarowicz also met with a local sheriff’s officer regarding new efforts to find a missing…

Minnesota Outdoor News Calendar — May 5, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers May 5: Cannon Flyway DU Banquet, Northfield Ballroom. For more info call Scott Norkunas, 612-229-3406. May 8: Jackson DU Banquet, HiLo Supper Club. For more info call Tim Marker, 507-841-0681. May 20: Southern MN DU Greenwing Banquet, Martin County West High School, Sherburn. For more info call Doug Hartke, 507-236-1700. Outdoor Media • Minnesota Outdoor News Radio hosted by…

Minnesota Outdoor News Calendar — April 28, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers April 28: St. Louis, Carlton County PF Banquet, 5 p.m., Spirit Mountain Lodge. For more info call Matt Bremer, 218-349-6126. April 28: Upper Root River #084 DU Banquet, 5 p.m., Stewartville Sportsman Club, Stewartville. For more info call Brenda Hawkins, 507-273-4370. April 28: Miesville DU Banquet, Wiederholts Supper Club. For more info call John Wiederholt, 952-820-8174. April 28: Morrison…

Minnesota Outdoor News Calendar — April 21, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers April 21: United Northern Sportsmen Conservation Club Banquet, AAD Shrine Convention & Meeting Facility. For more info call Chuck Cieluch, 218-525-5547. April 21: Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Timberlake Lodge, Grand Rapids. For more info call Jim Kelley, 218-327-0317. April 21: Paul Bunyan DU Banquet, Grandview Lodge, Brainerd. For more info call Jake Huser, 218-330-9848. April 21: Rum…

Minnesota Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — April 21, 2017

District 1 – Baudette area CO Eric Benjamin (Warroad) worked AIS, boat and water safety, and angling enforcement. Sturgeon fishing has been great, both on the river and in Four Mile Bay. Keep a close eye on campfires and burn barrels, and extinguish them if they are to be left unattended. CO Jeremy Woinarowicz (Thief River Falls) attended training at…