Weather Forecast


Fishing Opener

April 21, 2018
The Fishhook River is flowing, but it was unofficially reported that as of last weekend more than 30 inches of ice remained on Fishhook Lake. (Lorie Skarpness/Enterprise)
Fishing opener could be memorable
April 21, 2018 - 8:00am
May 17, 2017
The walleye fishing season opened this weekend and anglers were greeted with warm weather throughout the Park Rapids area, making for an enjoyable opener for many on local lakes. (Submitted photo)
Warm weather opener draws anglers to local lakes
May 17, 2017 - 10:14am
May 9, 2017
Governor Dayton proclaims: Clean. Drain. Dry. Day
May 9, 2017 - 2:19pm
May 14, 2016
Kody Mead, 13, enjoys a nice day for fishing as he casts for bass on the Fish Hook River on the south side of Highway 34 in Park Rapids on Sunday. Park Rapids area lakes are expected to be busy this weekend as walleye fishing opens on Saturday morning. (Kevin Cederstrom/Enterprise)
Conditions set for favorable fishing opener
May 14, 2016 - 12:39pm
May 13, 2015
Bob Kaumans brings his fishing boat into the dock on Blue Lake with passengers Eric LaFountain, seated left, Chris LaFountain and Nicole Kaumans. The group didn't catch anything on Blue Lake the morning of the Opener and were looking to try there luck on another lake later in the day.  (Kevin Cederstrom / Enterprise)
Fishing Opener sees cooler start to the season
May 13, 2015 - 3:06pm
May 6, 2015
Editorial Are you ready, really ready, to launch?
May 6, 2015 - 10:32am
May 14, 2014
 Warm, sunny weather lured many people out onto the lakes for the 2014 walleye fishing opener. Public accesses were busy with boaters and AIS inspectors. Fishermen were fishing from land and boat, above, on the Fish Hook River in Park Rapids. Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Fishing opener
May 14, 2014 - 12:23pm
April 23, 2013
Lake Bemidji could still be covered in ice for opening day of the fishing season
April 23, 2013 - 7:41am
August 29, 2009
Feedback sought for Governor's Fishing Opener application
August 29, 2009 - 1:01pm
August 26, 2009
Lakes area considers hosting Governor's Fishing Opener
August 26, 2009 - 1:00pm