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  • Free fishing at Minnesota state parks
  • ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota state parks have made it easy — and free — to experience the fun of fishing. “We’ve eliminated some of the barriers that were keeping today’s busy families from getting out fishing,” said Erika Rivers, director of ...
  • rvdailyreport.com
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  • 6/27/2017 3:26:00 PM
  • Minnesota: Fish Free in Most State Parks
  • Minnesota state parks have made it easy—and free —to experience the fun of fishing. "We've eliminated some of the barriers that were keeping today's busy families from getting out fishing," said Erika Rivers, director of Minnesota state parks and trails.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/27/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • Minnesota Hunt/Fish Licenses to Increase in 2018
  • The Department of Natural Resources reminds state park visitors, snowmobilers and ATV riders that modest fee increases will go into effect on July 1. However, the cost of fishing and hunting licenses, including deer licenses, won't increase until 2018.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/27/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • Fish for free in Minnesota state parks
  • Minnesota is making it easier than ever to go fishing this summer. Most state parks have made it free to fish from shore, so those without a license or a trout stamp can still cast a line. Limits still apply on the size and number of fish that anglers can
  • KARE 11
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  • 6/27/2017 2:27:00 AM
  • Veterans Enjoy Fishing on Lake Superior
  • This event, the Lake Superior Fishing Fishing Trip, is hosted by the Minnesota Veterans Home in Silver Bay. It's now in its 25th year. Also invited are vets from Fergus Falls, Minneapolis, and Hastings.
  • WDIO-TV
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  • 6/26/2017 11:18:00 PM
  • Field Reports: More sea lampreys found in lower Knife River
  • Sea lampreys are ascending lower reaches of the Knife River on Minnesota's North Shore, a phenomenon that has been occurring only in the past few years, say fisheries biologists with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. DNR officials have caught
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 6/25/2017 12:56:00 PM
  • Dubious fishing records mark Minnesota's history
  • I’ve been a fish-record buff since I was a kid. Back then, I could recite the weight of every major world-record fish species and tell you where it was caught. “Same with me,” says Joe Fellegy, publisher of the Mille Lacs Fishing Digest and noted ...
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 6/25/2017 12:09:00 AM
  • Fishing transitions
  • We have leapfrogged into the mid-summer patterns on our central Minnesota lakes in record time. Just a few weeks ago we were well behind in water temperatures, and the fish were sluggish and unresponsive. Things have now drastically changed. The recent ...
  • messagemedia.co
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  • 6/24/2017 11:00:00 AM
  • Fishing Devils Lake
  • They brought home sixty walleyes and sixty northern pike. It was like looking at a Minnesota photo from the 1940s. They fished a small lake near Devils Lake and caught all their fish in seven to eight feet of water casting crank baits. The fishing was unre
  • messagemedia.co
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  • 6/24/2017 11:00:00 AM
  • Best of Southwest 2017
  • Nearly 60 years after founder Reiko Weston brought sushi to Minnesota, her family continues a legacy of authentic cooking techniques, eye-popping sushi specials and freshly served fish. And the Uptown restaurant at the corner of Lake & Lyndale knows how to
  • Southwest Journal
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  • 6/21/2017 9:43:00 PM
  • Minnesota: Saints Offer Free Hat for License Purchase
  • Anyone with a 2017 Minnesota fishing or hunting license can receive a free St. Paul Saints logo baseball cap though a special Saints ticket offer online at mndnr.gov/saints. The offer is good for the 7:05 p.m. Tuesday, June 27, game vs. the Sioux City ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/20/2017 5:01:00 AM
  • Fishing with Friends at Firemen's Park
  • Children were taught how to fish June 3, as part of "Family Fishing Day," hosted by Chaska Area Fishing with Friends and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) at Firemen's Park. Officials from the DNR, Carver County and Jeff Byrne ...
  • swnewsmedia.com
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  • 6/20/2017 1:10:00 AM
  • MIDDAY EXPERT: Fishing Tips & Tricks
  • Jack Lauer, Southern Regional Fisheries Manager with the Minnesota DNR joined us this Midday as our Midday Expert. Lauer spoke about local lakes that are good for walleye fishing and lures that are most common. He also talked about why they stock certain .
  • KEYC
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  • 6/19/2017 6:54:00 PM
  • Tips for releasing fish
  • Allowing state records to be set via catch-and-release presents an opportunity to recognize Minnesota’s outstanding fishing opportunities for these species while also formally honoring the skill of anglers who catch and release a trophy muskie ...
  • Winona Post
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  • 6/19/2017 1:27:00 PM
  • Action Outdoors: Early summer fishing transitions
  • We have leapfrogged into the mid-summer patterns on our central Minnesota lakes in record time. Just a few weeks ago we were well behind in water temperatures and the fish were sluggish and unresponsive. Things have now drastically changed. The recent warm
  • Walkermn
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  • 6/19/2017 12:39:00 PM
  • Catfishing tournament with Scott County Sheriff's Office set for Aug. 7
  • The event will start at 6:30 a.m. and end with an awards ceremony at approximately 2 p.m. Staging will be at the Scott County Fairgrounds, but most of the day will be spent on the Minnesota River trying to catch one of the biggest fish in North America.
  • swnewsmedia.com
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  • 6/18/2017 10:14:00 PM
  • Houston's fishing report: Fish are running like marathoners
  • Muskie angling has been on the quiet side this past week. Jarrid Houston of South Range is a fishing guide (houstonsguideservice.com) on Minnesota and Wisconsin inland waters, the St. Louis River and, in winter, on Lake Superior.
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 6/18/2017 11:49:00 AM
  • Outdoors: The early summer fishing transitions
  • We have leapfrogged into the mid-summer patterns on our central Minnesota lakes in record time. Just a few weeks ago we were well behind in water temperatures and the fish were sluggish and unresponsive. Things have now drastically changed. The recent warm
  • ABC Newspapers
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  • 6/17/2017 12:06:00 PM
  • DNR seeks outside review of Mille Lacs walleye questions and concerns
  • The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced this week that the agency will initiate an external review of Mille Lacs Lake walleye management and harvest strategy. The review is part of the scientific process of adaptive fisheries management and
  • messagemedia.co
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  • 6/17/2017 10:00:00 AM
  • Minnesota man drowns after canoe capsizes in Lake Elmo fishing accident
  • A man in his 20s drowned in a lake in Lake Elmo on Thursday, the Washington County sheriff’s office reported. The man, whose name has not been released, was a resident of the county. The accident happened about 11 a.m. when a canoe capsized on Lake Jane.
  • West Central Tribune
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  • 6/17/2017 6:33:00 AM
  • What's Up Outdoors: Summer fishing fun is at full throttle
  • Also, last week was the Minnesota Fishing Challenge at Craguns on Gull Lake. This year I would not be fishing it just driving the boat for two of our Brainerd Warrior fishermen. In my boat were Zach Ruggles and Dillon Hines, although it was their first ...
  • Brainerd Dispatch
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  • 6/17/2017 4:45:00 AM
  • Minnesota man drowns after canoe capsizes in Lake Elmo fishing accident
  • A man in his 20s drowned in a lake in Lake Elmo on Thursday, the Washington County sheriff’s office reported. The man, whose name has not been released, was a resident of the county. The accident happened about 11 a.m. when a canoe capsized on Lake Jane.
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 6/16/2017 11:54:00 PM
  • Will Hunting and Fishing Ever Cease Being an American Tradition?
  • The other thing that will entrench fishing for a while is economic impact. In Minnesota, it’s a $1.8 billion industry that supports over 55,000 jobs alone. I’m not saying hunting has no economic impact, but in the grand scheme of things, fishing is ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 6/16/2017 5:26:00 PM
  • Minnesota Weekly Fishing Report
  • Fishing remains very good throughout the state. Anglers report lots of success using leeches and nightcrawlers, in addition to minnows. For the most action, hit the weeds. Minnesota fishing opener dates for the 2017/2018 fishing season for most inland ...
  • KFGO
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  • 6/16/2017 1:36:00 PM
  • Family Fishing Nights kicking off in Wahpeton
  • From 6:30 — 8:30 p.m. Monday, July 17, Family Fishing Night will be held at Welles Memorial Park in Breckenridge, Minnesota. On Monday, Aug. 21, the event returns to Kidder Recreation Area. “We’re doing this to help lots of people learn how to fish ...
  • Wahpeton Daily News
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  • 6/15/2017 8:14:00 PM
  • State’s Largest Captured Invasive Carp Weighed 61 Pounds
  • The 47 1/2-inch bighead carp captured by a bow angler was Minnesota’s largest invasive carp ever caught, according to the DNR. A bow angler fishing in a private gravel pit near Redwood Falls recently caught the largest invasive carp recorded in Minnesota.
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 6/15/2017 5:00:00 PM
  • Midsummer Smallmouth
  • The Superior National Forest is a secluded getaway in northern Minnesota, and one of the true gems here in addition to walleye are the smallmouth bass. The North American Fisherman crew headed north for some midsummer smallie action with Kendall Cikanek of
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  • 6/15/2017 3:50:00 PM
  • Huge Minnesota Bass
  • The North American Fisherman crew are right at home on this shoot, heading north to the Chippewa National Forest to sample the largemouth bite and some of the most spectacular wooded scenery in Minnesota. Our guide is program manager Todd Tisler, and being
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  • 6/15/2017 1:33:00 PM
  • Photo: Angler ties his own state record for largest catfish
  • A Minnesota angler tied his own state record when he caught a 49-inch flathead catfish last month, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Jake Robinson, 31, caught and released the flathead catfish identical to the one he caught last .
  • Chron
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  • 6/14/2017 9:03:00 PM
  • Minnesota fishing license sales hold steady, but anglers are aging
  • When I arrived in Minnesota a few years ago, I had only been fishing a handful of times and didn’t plan on doing it again. But then I married into a fishing family, so now I regularly join about 1 million other Minnesota anglers to worship at our state ...
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 6/14/2017 4:57:00 PM
  • ESSAY: Fishing for Bait
  • How’s that for poetry? Another thing we don’t have are crowds. I can fish two miles of the pretty Whitewater River in SE Minnesota and not see another fisherman all afternoon. Is it because the fishing is bad? Last Saturday on a dry fly I caught and ...
  • Pagosa Daily Post
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  • 6/14/2017 1:10:00 PM
  • Brian Wood Wins Classic Bass Champions Tour Event
  • "Our anglers did a great job as stewards of the sport of tournament bass fishing, by sharing their talents and strategy with the Minnesota Bass Nation High School anglers, who served as our boat officials," said Mark Schutz, Classic Bass Operations Manager
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/14/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • Angler Ties Own Record for Minnesota Flathead Catfish
  • An angler has tied his own state record fish in the catch-and-release length category with a 49-inch flathead catfish, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Jake Robinson of Shakopee caught and released the new record flathead catfish
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/14/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • Anglers can boost chances that fish survive after catch and release fish
  • Anglers can take several actions to boost the chances a fish survives after being released, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. “Catch-and-release fishing is an important topic, especially in recent years with expanded catch-and ...
  • swnewsmedia.com
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  • 6/13/2017 4:21:00 PM
  • Minnesota Angler Ties Own Flathead Catfish Record
  • An angler has tied his own state record fish in the catch-and-release length category with a 49-inch flathead catfish, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Jake Robinson of Shakopee caught and released the new record flathead catfish
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 6/13/2017 1:23:00 PM
  • June is Walleye Time
  • Mike Frisch is a western Minnesota fishing guide and co-host of the Fishing the Midwest TV series. Follow Fishing the Midwest on Facebook for more "fishy" information!
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/13/2017 6:32:00 AM
  • Fire Breaks Out At WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Minnesota’s Best Fish Fry
  • Minnetonka Senior Chooses State Golf Tourney Over Chance To Play In U.S. OpenMinnetonka senior Ben Sigel turned down a chance to qualify for the U.S. Open to play with his team in the state golf tournament. MNfusion: Mercy Takes Part In James Beard Blended
  • CBS Minnesota
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  • 6/13/2017 3:51:00 AM
  • Largest Invasive Carp Arrowed In Minnesota Was 61 Pounds
  • A bow angler fishing in a private gravel pit near Redwood Falls Sunday caught the largest invasive carp recorded in Minnesota. The bighead carp measured 47 1/2 inches in length and weighed 61.7 pounds. Invasive fish coordinator Nick Frohnauer said the ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 6/12/2017 5:15:00 PM
  • Minnesota: DNR Seeks Outside Review of Mille Lacs Walleye Management
  • The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced this week that the agency will initiate an external review of Mille Lacs Lake walleye management and harvest strategy. The review is part of the scientific process of adaptive fisheries management and
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/12/2017 5:45:00 AM
  • 61.7 Pound Bighead Carp Arrowed Near Redwood Falls, MN
  • A bow angler fishing in a private gravel pit near Redwood Falls Sunday caught the largest invasive carp recorded in Minnesota. The bighead carp measured 47 1/2 inches in length and weighed 61.7 pounds. Invasive fish coordinator Nick Frohnauer said the ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/12/2017 5:45:00 AM
  • Houston's fishing report: Fishing heats up along with weather
  • Coho salmon, lake trout and even a few king salmon and brown trout have been caught. Both Wisconsin and Minnesota waters have put out some good fish. The St. Louis River bite has been great as well. We have seen bigger walleyes downstream near and into ...
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 6/11/2017 12:46:00 PM
  • Vikings players go fishing with Le Sueur County kids
  • Fish were biting as a swarm of kids and Minnesota Vikings hit the lake Saturday morning. They took part in Le Sueur County Sheriff's Mounted Posse's annual “Take a Kid Fishing” day. The free day sets kids ages 8 to 15 up for a fun day in the sun where ...
  • southernminn.com
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  • 6/10/2017 10:36:00 PM
  • GALLERY: Northfield families come out for fishing weekend
  • That was the mantra for young anglers in the state of Minnesota over the weekend, as the Department of Natural Resources hosted Take a Kid Fishing Weekend June 9-11. The occasion allowed Minnesotans to fish without a license for a day if they take a child
  • southernminn.com
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  • 6/10/2017 6:44:00 PM
  • It is 'Take a Kid Fishing Weekend' in Minnesota
  • During Take a Kid Fishing Weekend Friday, June 9, to Sunday, June 11, anglers in Minnesota can fish without licenses if they take children ages 15 or younger fishing, according to the Department of Natural Resources. “We encourage adults to get out on ...
  • WDIO-TV
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  • 6/10/2017 3:17:00 AM
  • Fishing and Boating in Minnesota
  • Get the MN fishing experience by casting your line into one of over 100 lakes at Itasca State Park or spend the day boating on Mille Lacs Lake. Also known as “The Land of 10,000 Lakes,” Minnesota has an abundance of places to boat and fish. Buy your ...
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Take a Kid Fishing Weekend Begins in Minnesota
  • DULUTH, Minn.- Take-A-Kid fishing is a state wide event, where Minnesotans 16 or older who take kids 15 or younger fishing, can do so without a fishing license Many believe it’s a great way to promote quality time with family, while teaching children how .
  • FOX 21 News
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  • 6/9/2017 11:29:00 PM
  • Northfield youth gear up for Take a Kid Fishing Weekend
  • It started with an introduction to Minnesota fish and fishing from Greta Baker, a Northfield High School alum and an accomplished angler who hosted a fishing series, June 1 at the library. Baker showed kids how to bait a worm using toothpicks and gummy wor
  • southernminn.com
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  • 6/9/2017 8:53:00 PM
  • Minnesota Fishing Report
  • Fishing has improved now that weather conditions have stabilized. In fact, the panfish bite is especially strong, making this a great time to introduce a child to fishing. This weekend, June 9-11, is Take a Kid Fishing Weekend when Minnesota residents age
  • KFGO
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  • 6/9/2017 7:02:00 PM
  • Douglas County Bow Fishing Challenge set for Saturday night
  • Each boat can have up to three team members and participants must have a Minnesota fishing license. Participants will register the day of the event, this Saturday, with check-in running from 6-8 p.m. at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. There is a rules ...
  • Echo Press
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  • 6/9/2017 5:33:00 PM
  • Anglers can fish free with kids this weekend
  • During Take a Kid Fishing Weekend Friday, June 9, to Sunday, June 11, anglers in Minnesota can fish without licenses if they take children ages 15 or younger fishing, according to the Department of Natural Resources. "We encourage adults to get out on the
  • Echo Press
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  • 6/9/2017 4:43:00 PM
  • Catch that walleye
  • With apologies to hockey, Minnesota really is the “State of Walleyes.” Minnesotans love their walleyes, and the tasty-but-elusive fish also draw anglers from well-beyond the state’s borders. Catching them isn’t always a simple matter, but anglers ...
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 6/9/2017 2:09:00 PM
  • Minnesota State Record Shortnose Gar Landed
  • Interest has ramped up this spring in the state record fish program of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, with five applications for four species including everything from shortnose gar, lake sturgeon, golden redhorse and the quillback carpsuck
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 6/9/2017 12:26:00 PM
  • Enjoy free fishing and admission to MN State Parks this weekend
  • ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota DNR is encouraging adults to Take a Kid Fishing this weekend. Any Minnesotan over the age of 16 can take a child 15 or younger fishing in Minnesota waters without a license from June 9-11. The DNR has a list of fishing ...
  • KARE 11
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  • 6/9/2017 11:29:00 AM
  • 'Take a Kid Fishing Weekend' underway in Minnesota
  • Minnesota anglers will be able to fish without a license this weekend. "Take a Kid Fishing Weekend" runs Friday through Sunday. Minnesota residents age 16 or older can fish without licenses if they take children 15 or younger fishing. The DNR encourages ..
  • Northland's NewsCenter
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  • 6/9/2017 9:03:00 AM
  • Free fishing with kids this weekend in MN
  • Friday through Sunday is "Take a Kid Fishing Weekend" in Minnesota. Anglers can drop a line without licenses, if they take children ages 15 or younger fishing. It's designed to introduce the next generation to the fun of fishing.
  • Valley News Live
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  • 6/9/2017 6:00:00 AM
  • Annual Take a Kid Fishing Weekend has arrived in Minnesota
  • The annual Take a Kid Fishing Weekend will be this weekend across the state, allowing anyone 16 or older to take someone 15 or younger fishing without a fishing license. The Fountain Lake Sportsmen’s Club will give away $350 worth of rods and reels from ..
  • Albert Lea Tribune
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  • 6/9/2017 3:15:00 AM
  • Fisheries scientists to review Minnesota lake's fish count
  • ONAMIA, Minn. (AP) — A nationwide group of fisheries scientists will review the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource's walleye assessment on a popular fishing lake after nearby resort owners questioned the department's low population assessment of ...
  • Wahpeton Daily News
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  • 6/8/2017 6:53:00 PM
  • Largest Asian carp yet caught in Minnesota River
  • The largest invasive Asian carp ever seen in Minnesota was caught recently just off the Minnesota River, some 80 miles upstream from where the fish had previously been seen. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported the somewhat “alarming ...
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 6/8/2017 5:14:00 PM
  • Fisheries scientists to review Mille Lacs fish count
  • ONAMIA — A nationwide group of fisheries scientists will review the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource's walleye assessment on a popular fishing lake after nearby resort owners questioned the department's low population assessment of the fish.
  • Post-Bulletin
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  • 6/8/2017 4:35:00 PM
  • Take a Kid Fishing Weekend is June 9-11
  • During Take a Kid Fishing Weekend Friday, June 9, to Sunday, June 11, anglers in Minnesota can fish without licenses if they take children ages 15 or younger fishing, according to the Department of Natural Resources. “We encourage adults to get out on ...
  • Hometown Source
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  • 6/8/2017 2:57:00 PM
  • INFOGRAPHIC: The Economic Impact of Fishing on Minnesota is Mind-Blowing
  • Fishing is big business in Minnesota! Minnesota is known as the Land of 10,000 lakes and because of that distinction, fishing is a big part of their tourist industry. But angling’s impact on Minnesota may be even greater than you realize. This awesome ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 6/8/2017 2:44:00 PM
  • Fisheries scientists to review lake’s fish count
  • ONAMIA — A nationwide group of fisheries scientists will review the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource’s walleye assessment on a popular fishing lake after nearby resort owners questioned the lake’s low population of the fish. The Star Tribune ...
  • Austin Daily Herald
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  • 6/8/2017 1:33:00 PM
  • Fishing with the Gov
  • Minnesota notables Governor Mark Dayton, pro-bass fisherman Seth Feider and outdoor TV personality Ron Schara came to the southeast shore of Mille Lacs on Saturday, May 27, to promote bass fishing on the big lake.
  • messagemedia.co
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  • 6/8/2017 11:00:00 AM
  • Go Small for Big Success With Rapala Ultra Light Lures
  • "A Rippin' Rap is an aggressive bait, and when the fish are aggressive, they have no problem committing to a No. 5 or a No.7," says in-demand Minnesota fishing guide Brad Hawthorne. "But the No. 4, the Ultra Light, allows you to have an option with that ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/8/2017 7:08:00 AM
  • MN Fishing Challenge Teams Raise More Than $250,000
  • A harsh weather forecast dissipated the day before the event and wonderful early summer weather greeted the 254 anglers fishing the ninth annual Minnesota Fishing Challenge presented by Fleet Farm, a multi-species fishing tournament, Saturday June 3.
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 6/8/2017 5:22:00 AM
  • American Heroes Outdoors offers fishing trip to Vesta military veteran
  • He graduated from Echo-Wood Lake in 1985. He was the first Minnesota person to be killed in the Gulf War in 1991. That is how it started. “Let’s just say it was a dream of mine to take some veterans on a fishing trip and say ‘Thanks,’ “ he added.
  • Marshall Independent
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  • 6/8/2017 5:07:00 AM
  • Fisheries scientists to review Mille Lacs Lake’s fish count
  • ONAMIA — A nationwide group of fisheries scientists will review the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource’s walleye assessment on a popular fishing lake after nearby resort owners questioned the lake’s low population of the fish. This is the ...
  • Albert Lea Tribune
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  • 6/8/2017 3:56:00 AM
  • Catching A 7-Foot Bull Shark
  • New Pro’s V-T2 Livewell Ventilation System, designed by a biologist and tournament angler, makes keeping fish healthy very easy. Clean Drain Dry is more than just a mantra around Christmas Lake in Minnesota. It's the law.
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  • 6/8/2017 12:14:00 AM
  • Fisheries Scientists to Review Mille Lacs Fish Count
  • ONAMIA, Minn. (AP) - A nationwide group of fisheries scientists will review the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource's walleye assessment on Mille Lacs Lake after nearby resort owners questioned the lake's low population of the fish. This is the second
  • WDIO-TV
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  • 6/7/2017 11:46:00 PM
  • Take a Kid Fishing Weekend is June 9-11
  • During Take a Kid Fishing Weekend Friday, June 9, to Sunday, June 11, anglers in Minnesota can fish without licenses if they take children ages 15 or younger fishing, according to the Department of Natural Resources. “We encourage adults to get out on ...
  • Mille Lacs County Times
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  • 6/7/2017 10:11:00 PM
  • Fisheries Scientists to Review Minnesota Lake's Fish Count
  • A nationwide group of fisheries scientists will review the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource's walleye assessment on a popular fishing lake after resort owners questioned its low population of the fish. This is the second year anglers have been ...
  • KEYC
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  • 6/7/2017 7:53:00 PM
  • Fisheries Scientists to Review Lake’s Fish Count
  • ONAMIA (AP) – A nationwide group of fisheries scientists will review the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource’s walleye assessment on a popular fishing lake after resort owners questioned its low population of the fish. This is the second year ...
  • AM 1240 WJON
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  • 6/7/2017 6:49:00 PM
  • Fisheries scientists to review Minnesota lake's fish count
  • ONAMIA, Minn. (AP) — A nationwide group of fisheries scientists will review the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource's walleye assessment on a popular fishing lake after resort owners questioned its low population of the fish. The Star Tribune (http ..
  • Beaumont Enterprise
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  • 6/7/2017 6:46:00 PM
  • MN Fishing Challenge teams raise more than $250,000
  • A harsh weather forecast dissipated the day before Saturday's ninth annual Minnesota Fishing Challenge and wonderful early summer weather greeted the 254 anglers for the multi-species fishing tournament. The two-person teams found most fish shallow ...
  • Brainerd Dispatch
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  • 6/7/2017 4:13:00 PM
  • 21st Hackensack Children’s Fishing Contest Starts June 13
  • This year we are celebrating our 21st anniversary. It’s fishing time in Hackensack and the local fishing pier is put to use for Minnesota’s premier children’s fishing contest. Most days there are at least 100 kids or more, plus parents and ...
  • Walkermn
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  • 6/7/2017 12:40:00 PM
  • Fishing for fun: Fishing tradition continues in the Twin Cities
  • For more than 25 years, staff at Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge have been introducing young anglers to the fun and excitement of fishing in the heart of the Twin Cities. As the school year wrapped up this spring, students, their teachers and a .
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  • 6/7/2017 12:27:00 PM
  • Minnesota fishing report for June 7
  • Duluth area: Fishing on Lake Superior and area inland waters has been good. According to www.visitduluth.com, fish on the St. Louis River are biting. Walleye and northern pike are being taken by anglers trolling and jigging. The larger fish have relocated
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 6/7/2017 11:36:00 AM
  • Minnesota Offers Instruction in Camping, Paddling, Fishing and More
  • Beginners learn to paddle a river, hook a lunker and light a campfire at state parks and trails programs The 2017 I Can! programs start this weekend The campgrounds were almost all full at Minnesota state parks and recreation areas over Memorial Day ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/7/2017 9:56:00 AM
  • Lake Vermilion Next Stop for Cabela's NABC
  • Ponca City, Okla.—The Cabela's North American Bass Circuit's 2017 tour of the Upper Midwest's hottest bass fisheries continues Saturday, June 17, with a regular season qualifier presented by Garmin on Minnesota's renowned Lake Vermilion, from the Fortune .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/7/2017 9:56:00 AM
  • Southern Minnesota High School Duo Wins Minnesota Fishing Open
  • Best Activities For Summer Thrill Seekers In MinnesotaThose of us not so laid back can discover plenty of activities for a summer adrenalin rush, if willing to venture outside Twin Cities. Uptown Art Fair Commemorative Print Inspires 'All Dolled Up Contest
  • CBS Minnesota
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  • 6/6/2017 6:44:00 PM
  • Take a Kid Fishing Weekend is June 9-11
  • During Take a Kid Fishing Weekend Friday, June 9, to Sunday, June 11, anglers in Minnesota can fish without licenses if they take children ages 15 or younger fishing, according to the Department of Natural Resources. “We encourage adults to get out on ...
  • Fergus Falls Daily Journal
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  • 6/6/2017 2:50:00 PM
  • DNR sees boatload of state record fish applications
  • Interest has ramped up this spring in the state record fish program of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, with five applications for four species including everything from shortnose gar, lake sturgeon, golden redhorse and the quillback carpsuck
  • Hometown Source
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  • 6/6/2017 2:33:00 PM
  • Take a kid fishing June 9 - 11
  • During Take a Kid Fishing Weekend, Friday, June 9, to Sunday, June 11, anglers in Minnesota can fish without licenses if they take children ages 15 or younger fishing, according to the Department of Natural Resources. “We encourage adults to get out on ...
  • messagemedia.co
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  • 6/6/2017 11:00:00 AM
  • Take a Kid Fishing Weekend is June 9-11
  • During Take a Kid Fishing Weekend Friday, June 9, to Sunday, June 11, anglers in Minnesota can fish without licenses if they take children ages 15 or younger fishing, according to the Department of Natural Resources. “We encourage adults to get out on ...
  • news.dnr.state.mn.us
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  • 6/5/2017 7:23:00 PM
  • State-record fish being caught all over
  • Interest has ramped up this spring in the state record fish program of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, with five applications for four species including everything from shortnose gar, lake sturgeon, golden redhorse and the quillback carpsuck
  • Post-Bulletin
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  • 6/5/2017 6:21:00 PM
  • Family Fishing Fun Day in Rhinelander brings together kids and families
  • That put the jobs of about 200 people in the small town at risk. But a new owner last fall gave the plant new hope. Minnesota-based RITALKA bought the plant in October. NORTHWOODS - People interested in fishing will have plenty of chances to get out on the
  • WJFW-TV
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  • 6/5/2017 7:41:00 AM
  • Houston's fishing report: River fish are hungry
  • Heavier jigs for deeper water and vice-versa for shallower areas. Jarrid Houston of South Range is a fishing guide (houstonsguideservice.com) on Minnesota and Wisconsin inland waters, the St. Louis River and, in winter, on Lake Superior.
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 6/4/2017 2:57:00 PM
  • Fish tale: How the catfish toss came to be a Predators thing
  • "The first time I saw the catfish flop on the ice, we were playing Detroit so I thought it was an octopus," Leipold, now owner of the Minnesota Wild, wrote in an email to The Associated Press. "I was pleasantly surprised when I realized it was a catfish.
  • The Hour Online
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  • 6/3/2017 4:57:00 PM
  • Spring walleye
  • Reports from the 2017 Minnesota walleye opener were somewhat hot and cold as anglers ran into some great fishing in the southern part of the state, and the up-north anglers had a tougher time. I could see this coming as the weather patterns indicated just
  • messagemedia.co
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  • 6/3/2017 11:00:00 AM
  • Fish tale: How the Preds adopted the catfish toss
  • "The first time I saw the catfish flop on the ice, we were playing Detroit so I thought it was an octopus," Leipold, now owner of the Minnesota Wild, wrote in an email to The Associated Press. "I was pleasantly surprised when I realized it was a catfish.
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 6/3/2017 8:30:00 AM
  • Nashville’s fish tale finally comes out
  • "The first time I saw the catfish flop on the ice, we were playing Detroit so I thought it was an octopus," Leipold, now owner of the Minnesota Wild, said. "I was pleasantly surprised when I realized it was a catfish. I figured that it had to be one of our
  • Arkansas Online
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  • 6/3/2017 7:19:00 AM
  • Fish tale: How the catfish toss came to be a Predators thing
  • “The first time I saw the catfish flop on the ice, we were playing Detroit so I thought it was an octopus,” Leipold, now owner of the Minnesota Wild, wrote in an email to The Associated Press. “I was pleasantly surprised when I realized it was a catfis
  • Winona Daily News
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  • 6/3/2017 3:18:00 AM
  • Fish tale: How the catfish toss came to be a Predators thing
  • "The first time I saw the catfish flop on the ice, we were playing Detroit so I thought it was an octopus," Leipold, now owner of the Minnesota Wild, wrote in an email to The Associated Press. "I was pleasantly surprised when I realized it was a catfish.
  • ABC News
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  • 6/2/2017 8:41:00 PM
  • Fish tale: How the catfish toss came to be a Predators thing
  • "The first time I saw the catfish flop on the ice, we were playing Detroit so I thought it was an octopus," Leipold, now owner of the Minnesota Wild, wrote in an email to The Associated Press. "I was pleasantly surprised when I realized it was a catfish.
  • Mankato Free Press
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  • 6/2/2017 7:57:00 PM
  • Fishing nets interest of students
  • HIBBING — A group of more than 60 young anglers tested the waters of Carey Lake Tuesday morning. With a helping hand from the Minnesota Darkhouse and Angling Association, the fifth graders from Lincoln Elementary reeled in a couple dozen fish during ...
  • Hibbing Daily Tribune
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  • 6/2/2017 11:14:00 AM
  • Evansville gallery displays fish rubbings
  • Albright taught in the Alexandria school system and lives in Douglas County. Her prints of Minnesota fish rubbings will be on view at the Evansville Art Center from June 2 through June 24. Gallery hours are Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This
  • Echo Press
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  • 6/2/2017 12:15:00 AM
  • Jigging For Largemouth
  • Former North American Fisherman hosts Steve Pennaz and Dan Larson are jiggin' for largemouth bass on one of their favorite lakes in Minnesota. Check out the hot bass action Steve and Dan find themselves in, plus Dan shares a few tips and tricks to jig your
  • scout
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  • 6/1/2017 9:42:00 PM
  • Fishing for some muskie
  • Anglers can begin fishing for muskellunge June 3, in Minnesota – a state well known as a muskie fishing destination, according to the Department of Natural Resources. While committed muskie anglers might cast large lures all season and be happy with a ...
  • swnewsmedia.com
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  • 6/1/2017 4:16:00 PM
  • Minnesota DNR Sees Boatload of Record Fish Applications
  • Large fish caught highlight the variety and quality of angling in Minnesota Interest has ramped up this spring in the state record fish program of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, with five applications for four species including everything .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/31/2017 5:52:00 AM
  • DNR sees boatload of state record fish applications
  • Large fish caught highlight the variety and quality of angling in Minnesota Interest has ramped up this spring in the state record fish program of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, with five applications for four species including everything .
  • Press Release Point
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  • 5/31/2017 4:01:00 AM
  • Trophy tales: Stories of fish catches around Minnesota lakes
  • Mason McArdle, 13, of Anoka, caught this 37-inch Northern, above, in 6 feet on Red Lake opening weekend using a jig. Earlier in the weekend, McArdle, fishing with his father, caught a 36-inch Northern. Fishing from her dock on North Arm Bay on May 17 ...
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 5/31/2017 1:46:00 AM
  • Minnesota state fishing report
  • Alexandria area: On the area’s medium-sized lakes like Reno and Mary, anglers are using jigs with minnows or leeches at 12-14 feet. A few walleyes are being caught on Milton near weedlines. Northerns and panfish are active on the smaller lakes.
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 5/31/2017 1:25:00 AM
  • Gar to Sturgeon, Minnesota Record Fish Applications Surge
  • ST. PAUL (AP) — Minnesota is seeing a surge in record fish submissions. The Department of Natural Resources said Tuesday it has received five applications for four species, including lake sturgeon, shortnose gar, golden redhorse and the quillback carpsucke
  • AM 1240 WJON
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  • 5/31/2017 12:08:00 AM
  • Muskie season opens Saturday in Minnesota
  • ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Muskie season opens Saturday in Minnesota, when patient anglers get to resume the pursuit of one of the largest and most elusive fish that swims in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. The Department of Natural Resources manages 99 waters for .
  • apnewsarchive.com
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  • 5/30/2017 9:36:00 PM
  • DNR sees boatload of state record fish applications
  • Large fish caught highlight the variety and quality of angling in Minnesota Interest has ramped up this spring in the state record fish program of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, with five applications for four species including everything .
  • news.dnr.state.mn.us
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  • 5/30/2017 8:35:00 PM
  • DNR sees spike in record fish applications
  • ST. PAUL, Minn. - Trophy-seeking anglers have been busy this spring, turning in what the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) calls "a boatload" of applications for the state's record fish program. The applications include catches of rare ...
  • KARE 11
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  • 5/30/2017 6:08:00 PM
  • State-record fish applications coming in droves
  • Interest has ramped up this spring in the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources state-record fish program, with five applications for four species. “This is by far the wildest, craziest spring we’ve ever had. We’ve never had so many record ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 5/30/2017 5:03:00 PM
  • Robison A Fierce Competitor On The Water
  • Brian Robison lives strictly by this motto: Faith, family, football and fishing. As one of the team captains of the Minnesota Vikings, Robison’s fire has long burned for keeping the other guys on their side of the field. When the game is over ...
  • BassFan
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  • 5/30/2017 4:05:00 AM
  • Houston's fishing report: Water temps on the rise in the Twin Ports
  • Stream fishing has seen little to no action lately from anglers. Jarrid Houston of South Range is a fishing guide (houstonsguideservice.com) on Minnesota and Wisconsin inland waters, the St. Louis River and, in winter, on Lake Superior.
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 5/29/2017 12:46:00 AM
  • Governor Dayton Catches Walleye During Bass Fishing Opener
  • Minnesota Governor Dayton celebrated the state bass fishing opener by catching a walleye. Dayton was fishing on Mille Lacs on Saturday with outdoor celebrity Ron Schara and Bassmaster Champion Seth Feider. Mille Lacs has been named one of the best bass ...
  • KVRR Fox News
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  • 5/29/2017 12:20:00 AM
  • 8 Amusement Parks That Died Surreal And Bizarre Deaths
  • The Canadian-owned Mall Of America in Minnesota is the largest mall in the U.S., and is doing pretty well for being in a place more known for ice fishing and Prince's fortress of solitude than rampant shopping. But if the Land Of 10,000 Lakes could support
  • cracked.com
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  • 5/28/2017 4:29:00 PM
  • 8 Theme Parks That Wanted To Be Disneyland (And Failed Hard)
  • The Canadian-owned Mall Of America in Minnesota is the largest mall in the U.S., and is doing pretty well for being in a place more known for ice fishing and Prince's fortress of solitude than rampant shopping. But if the Land Of 10,000 Lakes could support
  • cracked.com
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  • 5/28/2017 10:54:00 AM
  • Sam Cook column: Secret fishing holes worth keeping a lid on
  • He said he wanted to visit. I knew he was an ardent trout fisherman. When I got there, he was standing at a stack of bound topographic maps of Northeastern Minnesota. "You don't have to tell me the stream," he said. "Just tell me when I come to the map it
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 5/28/2017 2:03:00 AM
  • Bass Fishing Opener: Mille Lacs Lake buzzing with bass anglers
  • Helping to welcome in the opener on the lake were Governor Mark Dayton, pro bass fisherman Seth Feider and Ron Schara, host of the TV series Minnesota Bound. The three launched together in Feider's boat from the Isle public water access, next door to ...
  • Brainerd Dispatch
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  • 5/27/2017 6:49:00 PM
  • Key Reasons to Take Children Fishing
  • Growing up in Minnesota, my Grandfather and Dad were both avid fisherman. During a trip up North; Grandfather, Dad, my younger brother and I decide to try our luck fishing. There was a small, four seat rowboat at our disposal. At the time Grandfather had .
  • artipot.com
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  • 5/27/2017 3:31:00 PM
  • Let's Go Fishing kicks off season with fish fry, meat raffle
  • Let's Go Fishing is a nonprofit group which started in Minnesota. The Northwoods Chapter is the only chapter in Wisconsin at this time. The group keeps a 23-foot pontoon boat on Boom Lake and offers free fishing trips and sight-seeing excursions throughout
  • The Northwoods River News
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  • 5/27/2017 1:05:00 PM
  • Family Fishing Day is June 3
  • Chaska Area Fishing with Friends and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) host "Family Fishing Day" on Saturday, June 3 in Firemen's Park in downtown Chaska. A morning program, "Take a Kid Fishing Youth Clinic," for ages 6-12 begins ...
  • swnewsmedia.com
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  • 5/26/2017 11:25:00 PM
  • Let's Go Fishing kicks off season with fish fry, meat raffle
  • Let's Go Fishing is a nonprofit group which started in Minnesota. The Northwoods Chapter is the only chapter in Wisconsin at this time. The group keeps a 23-foot pontoon boat on Boom Lake and offers free fishing trips and sight seeing excursions throughout
  • Lakeland Times
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  • 5/26/2017 12:32:00 PM

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