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DNR seizes 234 fish at Lake of the Woods

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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeing a jump in fishing violations on Lake of the Woods this winter.

The DNR recently seized 234 walleyes and sauger for various violations on the northern Minnesota lake.


From Jan. 20-23, conservation officers reported 23 instances of anglers over their limits, 14 cases of anglers using extra lines, 12 anglers found with no fishing license, and five illegal length cases.

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