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About Fishing: Maximizing fishing time on ice and open water
Weekend Adventures: In search of the best fish photo
Column: Explore the North Country Trail year 'round
Park Rapids teen catches unwieldy walleye
Weekend Adventures: A fishing foray in the county's four trout lakes
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Commentary: Rep. Steve Green looking to follow historic 2017 session with another big year
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What you need in your winter survival kit
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Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
October 14, 2017
After-dark walleyes: Night action on area lakes
Don't stop fishing at dark. The night action on area lakes might be better than you've seen all day. Putting aside the romance of fishing sundown...
October 14, 2017 - 2:00am
August 17, 2016
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Portions of 48 streams with the cold, clear water needed to support trout populations would get stronger protection as newly designated trout...
August 17, 2016 - 9:31am
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Stable weather is very important to fishing success, but that’s not always the situation. July is vacation time, a week looked forward to for...
July 17, 2016 - 6:05pm
June 25, 2016
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Fishing is one of the most accessible recreational activities; nearly anyone, of any age, fitness ability or income level can participate. According...
June 25, 2016 - 4:11pm
June 5, 2016
About fishing: Memories are made with the special people we call friends
Friends are those special people in our lives who leave a permanent mark. Dave Speral was one of those friends. Together we shared a love of the outdoors on many a hunting and fishing escapade. That is, if we weren’t fishing, getting ready to go fishing, tying jigs, rigging boats...
June 5, 2016 - 8:56am
April 25, 2016
About fishing: Crappie time is upon us: Pursue everyone’s favorite fish
Weeks remain before the opening day of the Minnesota walleye season. Anglers have a lot of time to pursue one of the state’s top-rated fish:...
April 25, 2016 - 7:31am
April 8, 2016
Game and fish bill would allow trophy walleye to be taken on Mille Lacs Lake
ST. PAUL -- Early birds on Mille Lacs Lake may get to keep a walleye this year after all if a provision in the Department of Natural Resources’ annual game and fish bill becomes law.
April 8, 2016 - 12:59pm
February 17, 2016
Record number take frigid plunge for Audrey's Purple Dream
The total money raised at Audrey’s Purple Dream on Saturday in Akeley brought in just over $26,000. The amount was down from last year’s...
February 17, 2016 - 1:40pm
February 10, 2016
Fishing contest draws nearly 2,000
Almost 2,000 anglers participated Saturday in the 18th Annual American Legion Ice Fishing Contest and Raffle on Fish Hook Lake. Attendance was...
February 10, 2016 - 2:59pm
February 7, 2016
About fishing: Winter angling responsibilities
Sam Cook, nationally prominent outdoor writer, enjoyed a day in Northern Minnesota doing what he loves most - reporting on the outdoors, which included winter crappie fishing. When the article came out he included the name of the lake, which in some people’s opinion was not a...
February 7, 2016 - 11:17am
February 5, 2016
More than $110,000 in prizes up for grabs at derby, raffle
The arrival of February triggers a parade of ice-fishing enthusiasts to the 18th annual Park Rapids Ice Fishing Contest and Raffle. The...
February 5, 2016 - 2:48pm
January 21, 2016
Frigid fishing derby
Mike Cameron of Nevis is set up and waiting for a bite at the start of the Menahga Family Fishing Derby held Saturday on Spirit Lake. The temperature...
January 21, 2016 - 12:09pm
January 13, 2016
Lack of ice, snow slows start of winter activities
With a burst of frigid weather, Mother Nature is making ice on area lakes. But there’s only a slight chance of snow this weekend, according...
January 13, 2016 - 3:55pm
November 16, 2015
Go walking for late season walleye success
Backing into one of our area lake accesses, docks on shore, is evidence that the open water fishing season is all but over. For some of us it isn’t over until it’s over. Trophy sized northern pike and musky are on the prowl right now. Few anglers go after these massive fish....
November 16, 2015 - 9:34am
November 5, 2015
Perham council against stocking muskie in local lakes
The Perham City Council has joined forces with the local Chamber of Commerce and the Otter Tail Coalition of Lakeshore Associations (COLA) to oppose the stocking of muskies in the Otter Tail lakes chain. By unanimous resolution, city council members approved drafting a letter...
November 5, 2015 - 8:33am