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May 8, 2018
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DNR considering changes to Leech Lake walleye regulations
May 8, 2018 - 5:26pm
May 6, 2018
Northern pike. Image courtesy of Minnesota DNR.
2018 FISHING OPENER: New northern pike regulations on tap for opener
May 6, 2018 - 11:38am
Boats crowd around the northwest corner of Lake Bemidji during Minnesota's fishing opener in May 2017. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
2018 FISHING OPENER: Lake Bemidji remains an 'amazing' resource for walleyes
May 6, 2018 - 11:26am
Spectators watch as boats come in from a fishing tournament on Cass Lake. (Pioneer file photo)
2018 FISHING OPENER: On the move in the Cass Lake Chain
May 6, 2018 - 11:13am
2018 FISHING OPENER: Plan for Upper Red Lake continues to pay off
May 6, 2018 - 11:01am
Two fishermen stand near the opening to Lake Bemidji from Lake Irving just before 6 a.m. during Minnesota's fishing opener in 2017. (Pioneer file photo)
2018 FISHING OPENER: Be open minded on the opener: Anglers will have to adapt to start the season
May 6, 2018 - 10:45am
A walleye sits in a net during the 2016 Minnesota fishing opener on Cut Foot Sioux Lake north of Deer River, Minn. With this year's late spring, a slow presentation such as jigging with a minnow will be a good bet for coaxing walleyes into biting. Minnesota's 2018 fishing opener is Saturday, May 12, 2018. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Late spring means 'different' MN walleye opener
May 6, 2018 - 7:53am
Paul Nelson
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Race is on for open water for the opener
May 6, 2018 - 7:45am
May 5, 2018
Brigette Peterson, 12, of Bemidji, recently landed her first sturgeon while fishing with her father on the Rainy River. The fish was 45 inches long and was released.
FISH TALES: Brigette Peterson on Rainy River
May 5, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 3, 2018
Health department says don’t eat fish from this Twin Cities lake
May 3, 2018 - 5:53pm
May 2, 2018
The ice on Green Lake is gone Wednesday at Saulsbury Park in Spicer, Minn. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Green Lake sheds ice in time for Gov. Dayton’s fishing opener
May 2, 2018 - 5:02pm
April 29, 2018
Two bull caribou run across a high pass in Alaska's Brooks Range during a 2003 trip down the Nigu River in Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Moments along the way spiced 38 years on the job
April 29, 2018 - 1:30pm
Paul Nelson
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Getting ready for the opener
April 29, 2018 - 7:40am
Kelsey Poshusta of Adams, Minn., holds the muskie she caught on Mille Lacs Lake on July 2, 2017. Her father, Derek Poshusta, measured Kelsey’s muskie as 57.25 inches long and 26.75 inches in girth and estimated its weight between 52 and 55 pounds before they released it.  It was the first muskie Kelsey has caught. Submitted photo
Commentary: The Great Minnesota Muskie War gets ugly
April 29, 2018 - 6:45am
Beauty might be in the eye of the beholder when it comes to lake sturgeon, but the prehistoric-looking fish draw throngs of anglers every spring to the Minnesota-Canada border waters of Rainy River and Lake of the Woods. Brad Dokken / Forum News Serviceplay button
Anticipation fuels sturgeon excursion
April 29, 2018 - 6:10am