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July 12, 2019
Road construction and resulting traffic detours have meant fewer visitors to the Minnesota Fishing Museum and Hall of Fame in Little Falls, Minn., and the facility is in danger of closing without an influx of money. (Photo/ Minnesota Fishing Museum and Hall of Fame)
Minnesota Fishing Museum and Hall of Fame in danger of closing its doors
July 12, 2019 - 5:08pm
June 30, 2019
Volunteers used buckets to transport about 3,000 brown trout from a truck to several access points along the Spruce Creek in Spruce Hill County Park. Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
Stocking of rainbows, browns provides new opportunity around Alexandria
June 30, 2019 - 8:10am
June 28, 2019
Mille Lacs Band DNR Aquaculture Biologist Keith Wiggins-Kegg holds a potential record-setting muskie caught during recent electrofishing activities on the lake. Courtesy of the Mille Lacs Band DNR
Uncertified world record muskie boated and released in Mille Lacs Lake by DNR biologists
June 28, 2019 - 6:09pm
June 17, 2019
A zebra mussel.   Forum News Service file photo
For the first time, a North Dakota lake is found with zebra mussels
June 17, 2019 - 5:34pm
May 23, 2019
Country singer Joe Nichols played Happy Harry's RibFest in June. Forum file photo
Saved by streaming: The music industry's bright spot looks a lot like vinyl once did.
May 23, 2019 - 2:12pm
May 9, 2019
A gold Northland Tackle Fireball Jig tipped with a minnow proved to be more than this Upper Red Lake walleye could resist. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
All eyes on walleyes for Saturday's Minnesota Fishing Opener
May 9, 2019 - 5:58pm
May 7, 2019
Minnows, like these spot tailed shiners, may be hard to come by for Saturday's Minnesota walleye fishing opener. A cool spring following a winter that saw fish die-offs in some shallow lakes and ponds has slowed minnow trapping. Forum News Service file photo
Minnows may be hard to find for Saturday's Minnesota walleye opener
May 7, 2019 - 8:00pm
April 24, 2019
N.D. Game and Fish Department photo
Should Minnesota allow 2 fishing rods per angler? Republicans say yes, Democrats say no
April 24, 2019 - 9:10pm
March 1, 2019
J.R. Cooper examines a freshly caught northern pike Friday, Feb. 22, before releasing it through the ice on White Sand Lake. Cooper was fishing with a group of students from Pillager Area Charter School. Steve Kohls / Forum News Serviceplay button
A fishing pioneer: J.R. Cooper to be inducted in Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
March 1, 2019 - 6:58pm
February 25, 2019
Deep snow covers a North Dakota lake in this 2009 photo. The abundance of snow on top of thick ice means winter fish kill events likely will be more extensive this year than they have been during recent winters. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Harsh winter could worsen fish kill
February 25, 2019 - 9:07pm
February 14, 2019
A sturgeon estimated to weigh 120 pounds was caught in the St. Croix River recently by 
Darren Troseth of Jordan, Minn. It is believed to be the biggest record fish ever caught in Minnesota.
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
February 14, 2019 - 10:50am
December 17, 2018
A helicopter flies low so this bull moose can be darted with a tranquilizer in January 2013 in northeast Minnesota. Moose numbers in northern Minnesota have declined, and researchers attribute at least some of the decline to climate change. Courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
‘It’s never been so extreme’: Climate change has varying effect on wildlife, plant species
December 17, 2018 - 5:42pm
December 10, 2018
Leech Lake anglers will be able to keep a wider size range of walleye starting on the 2019 fishing opener, officials announced Monday, Dec. 10. Forum News Service file photo
DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
December 10, 2018 - 5:24pm
November 19, 2018
Matthew Swanson's 45¼- inch northern pike from the Rainy River is Minnesota's new catch-and-release pike record. Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR
Northern pike caught months earlier now holds Minnesota record
November 19, 2018 - 2:51pm
October 30, 2018
Lake Mille Lacs ice fishermen to be allowed 1 walleye
October 30, 2018 - 6:15pm