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September 14, 2013
Isaac and Gabie Johnson hoist the Conset Cup victoriously after winning the 17th annual Nevis Dollars for Scholars Junior Fishing Tournament.  The sibling team set a new record with over 65 pounds of bass and northern pike.   (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)
Johnsons win; bass on the prowl
September 14, 2013 - 12:32pm
August 24, 2013
Jayce Schroeder of Brainerd had fun catching some late summer bluegills last weekend.  As fall approaches, both crappie and bluegill should remain quite active. (Jason Durham /For the Enterprise)
Panfish continue to be pesky
August 24, 2013 - 11:41am
Gary Korsgaden with one of the fish he's handed this summer over 30". (Submitted photo)
Trolling crank baits for beginners
August 24, 2013 - 11:36am
August 17, 2013
Abbey Friedges landed a beautiful Lake Belle Taine largemouth bass while using a basic approach.  She kept her bait in the water and concentrated on what she was doing, instead of focusing on the technology in the boat.  Except the fact her cell phone played music through the boat's speakers.  (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)
Go fishing, hook, line and sinker
August 17, 2013 - 12:41pm
August 14, 2013
Ben Cumber, at left, guided Brad Livingston and his therapy dog Roxy. It was Roxy’s first trip on the water and she loved the experience. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Anglers partner for fun outing
August 14, 2013 - 1:19pm
August 10, 2013
Hank Imsande with his personal best, 56” muskie.  Imsande knew when and where to tip the odds in his favor to catch and release this dandy fish. (Gary Korsgaden / For the Enterprise)
Finding best trophy fish potentials; fall’s the best time
August 10, 2013 - 2:14pm
Patience paid off for Jeff Martinson on Lake Belle Taine with a silver pike.  The species isn't typically large, but is very unique to land and indigenous to the area.  (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)
Try to set the rod down this week
August 10, 2013 - 2:11pm
August 3, 2013
A new organization will take disabled anglers out fishing on area lakes. (Submitted photo)
New organization hosts excursion for disabled anglers
August 3, 2013 - 1:48pm
July 28, 2013
 This is my favorite spinner combination. It uses white, chartreuse and red beads and a #4 silver Indiana blade. (Gary Korsgaden / For the Enterprise)
Walleye spinner basics - guaranteed to get a strike
July 28, 2013 - 8:35am
Mary Thorson caught this massive Fish Hook lake crappie this past week after abandoning walleye fishing in the afternoon.  Anglers can catch big panfish all day long despite the idea that they only bite before sunset.  (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)
Dock Talk: Change up for summer success
July 28, 2013 - 8:31am
June 29, 2013
Larry and Tanner Stromback fish for bass. (Gary Korsgaden / For the Enterprise)
Spending a night with the Park Rapids Bass club
June 29, 2013 - 11:34am
All fish use weeds for numerous purposes.  This beautiful Long Lake walleye was roaming in 16 feet of water, tight against a deep weedline.  Some fish use weeds to hide from predators, while others use the weeds to hide before ambushing prey. (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)
Target weeds over the Fourth
June 29, 2013 - 11:30am
June 22, 2013
Stein-Erik Pettersen from Tromso, Norway fished in the Park Rapids area this past week. He enjoyed catching a variety of local fish, especially this beautiful Potato Lake walleye.  (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)
Outdoor time is always unique
June 22, 2013 - 1:46pm
June 15, 2013
Gary Korsghaden
Reader wants help picking out a new spinning reel
June 15, 2013 - 10:54am
Keith Blumberg (left) and David Luedke earned the title of 2013 champions at the Gene Cirks Memorial Scholarship Fishing Tournament Saturday on Lake Belle Taine.  The team accumulated a total of 44.20 lbs. of fish. (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)
Luedke and Blumberg win Cirks
June 15, 2013 - 10:50am