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February 21, 2015
Take a trip for early open water fishing
As we approach the end of February, many of us have had enough of the ice and start getting anxious for open water angling. We have had long periods of cold weather, the inland walleye season has closed, boat shows are happening all over the Midwest and we are getting more daylight...
outdoors / Brad Laabs
February 21, 2015 - 5:20am
January 14, 2015
Walleye restrictions to start on Upper Red Lake
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Walleye regulations will become more restrictive on Upper Red Lake starting Jan. 23 because of a record December walleye harvest, according to a release from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The daily bag and possession limit will be two walleye,...
outdoors / DNR
January 14, 2015 - 8:03am
November 21, 2014
Resorters, anglers, allege DNR ignores ‘walleye heritage’
ST. PAUL -- Has the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources violated the state constitution in how it regulates fishing for the state’s most popular fish on one of the state’s most popular lakes? That’s the question three Minnesota appellate judges are weighing after hearing...
outdoors / DNR
November 21, 2014 - 11:15am
April 23, 2010
Red Lake walleye restrictions in effect
Regulations that require Upper Red Lake anglers to release smaller walleye during the first month of the open water season will remain in effect for 2010, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). From Saturday, May 15, through Monday, June 14, anglers must...
April 23, 2010 - 3:08pm
November 20, 2009
Vary jigging techniques to find more walleye
From the floods of the spring, the unseasonably cold summer, the transition into the poor weather of September and October -- we are rewarded now with this an unseasonably warm and pleasant November. The fishing has continued to be good for me with chasing walleyes on our area...
Brad Laabs / outdoors
November 20, 2009 - 11:16am
May 1, 2009
Anglers collecting walleye stamp
More than 1,000 fishing enthusiasts have purchased Minnesota's new walleye stamp that went on sale March 1. The stamp, though not required to catch and keep walleye, is available now at all fishing license outlets. Proceeds will support walleye stocking. The stamp validation is...
May 1, 2009 - 3:21pm
September 21, 2008
Jensen column: Use jigs for fall walleyes
The fall season is a great time to catch lots of walleyes, and it's a great time to catch big walleyes. There are also a lot of outstanding ways to catch walleyes this time of year, but if limited to one presentation, many of the best walleye anglers in the Midwest would choose a...
September 21, 2008 - 12:00am
May 11, 2008
Talkin' Fishin' column: Use jigs for early-season walleyes
When it comes to catching walleyes early in the fishing season, it's really tough to beat a jig. Other presentations can provide success, but if you told many of the best walleye catchers in the Midwest they could only use one presentation for walleyes this time of year, most of...
May 11, 2008 - 12:00am