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Youth hockey teams advance in District play
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LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
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Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
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An early start for a strong farm bill
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Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
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Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
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DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
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Pine to Palm
September 11, 2009
Big fish in the fall
It feels like fall could arrive early this year. After a very mild summer, an extended autumn season could be reality, and, if you like to chase big fish and lots of fish, an extended fall would be a good thing. Fall fishing offers variety, solitude, spectacular landscapes, and a...
September 11, 2009 - 2:38pm
September 4, 2009
Turnover in lakes -- a fall fishing phenomena
The fall season is a great time to go fishing. If you're looking for a true trophy, autumn is a good time to achieve that goal. If you're interested in catching a few fish for the table, you can do that in the fall period also. And, if you want to experience some spectacular colors...
September 4, 2009 - 4:43pm
August 28, 2009
Fall fishing ideas to catch the big ones
It's not autumn yet, but it's getting closer. You can feel it in the air. Now is a good time to think about some things you can do to take advantage of the great fall fishing opportunities that exist across the Midwest. The fall season provides perhaps the best opportunity for catching...
August 28, 2009 - 1:03pm
August 21, 2009
Fall crappie fishing is outstanding in the Midwest
As the summer starts to wind down and fall gets closer, anglers should start thinking about some fall fishing strategies. Fishing opportunities for a wide variety of fish are outstanding in the fall across the Midwest. In many areas of the Midwest, crappies are abundant. Crappies...
August 21, 2009 - 1:49pm
August 14, 2009
Change-ups for more fish
Every year we learn more about fishing. In fact, much of the time, every time we go fishing we learn something. The past few summers have been...
August 14, 2009 - 1:33pm
August 7, 2009
Find the biters if you want to catch fish
When anglers go fishing, they want to catch a fish. In fact, they want to catch lots of fish. While you're probably not going to always catch lots of fish, there are some things that anglers can do to increase their odds of getting bit. Finding the biters is a big part of catching...
August 7, 2009 - 2:11pm
July 31, 2009
Fishing with family and friends
Summer is a time for lots of outdoor activities. Boating, ball games, picnics, county fairs and on and on: Plain and simple, summer-time is outdoor-time. Fishing is another popular outdoor activity. Lots of people go fishing, but there are lots of people who don't go fishing. Of...
July 31, 2009 - 3:22pm
July 24, 2009
Finding -- and consistantly catching -- fish in the summer
Summer fishing is in full swing. Throughout the Midwest, spring-like fishing patterns held on longer than normal due to colder-than-usual weather. Largemouth bass and crappies were spawning later than they would in most years, and walleyes stayed shallow in many bodies of water farther...
July 24, 2009 - 12:47pm
July 17, 2009
Mid-summer fishing thoughts
Another Fourth of July has come and gone. Summer is half over. Which means we still have half a summer left to chase fish. So far this spring and summer have provided some pretty good fishing when the weather cooperated. I can't remember a year when I've been rained on or blown off...
July 17, 2009 - 5:39pm
July 10, 2009
Change your techniques -- try walleyes with boards
As we move farther into the summer months, fishing patterns change. If you want to catch fish, you'll need to alter your fishing techniques. When it comes to catching summer walleyes, pulling planer boards is a technique that will enable you to catch more walleyes now and through...
July 10, 2009 - 2:37pm
June 26, 2009
Weedlines can provide consistant fishing
As summer progresses, gamefish throughout the Midwest will be found in a variety of areas in a body of water. They are looking for food, and,...
June 26, 2009 - 3:05pm
June 12, 2009
Eat a fish, release a fish
Fishing season is going strong across the Midwest. There are lots of folks fishing everywhere I travel, and that's a good thing. Fishing is fun anytime, but especially now when lots of us would like a diversion from some of the things going on in the world that aren't real pleasant,...
June 12, 2009 - 2:19pm
May 22, 2009
Bass get less attention than other gamefish
Midwest anglers have so many fishing options early in the fishing season. Walleyes are very popular throughout the Midwest, and as soon as season is open, lots of the folks that are fishing are fishing for walleyes. Crappies and bluegills are also popular with both boat anglers...
May 22, 2009 - 7:29am
May 15, 2009
Ideas to catch those walleyes
Walleye season is officially open all over the Midwest. Now that walleyes are fair game throughout walleye country, here are some things to keep in mind regarding walleyes. After the spawn, walleyes are often thought of as fish that like to be near deeper structure. While it's true...
May 15, 2009 - 2:42pm
May 8, 2009
Accessories that will help your fishing
There are a lot of accessories available to fisher-people. There are some pieces of equipment that are permanent fixtures in my boat, and there...
May 8, 2009 - 2:41pm