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April 21, 2019
Laabs column: Even hardcore ice angers are now done for the season
April 21, 2019 - 8:27am
April 15, 2019
Brad Laabs look on as former pro walleye fisherman Leroy Howard holds up a fish he caught at Rainy River. Submitted photo
Catching the end of the walleye season at Rainy River
April 15, 2019 - 8:19am
April 12, 2019
This group of area veterans came dressed for the occasion during a 2017 trip they scheduled through the Detroit Lakes chapter of Let's Go Fishing. (Submitted photo)
Want to spend some time on the water this summer? Let's Go Fishing volunteer orientation is May 14
April 12, 2019 - 2:47pm
April 1, 2019
Ice fishermen now targeting hungry panfish, tullibee
April 1, 2019 - 2:48pm
March 16, 2019
Laabs column: Ice fishing comes to a close, expect long 'tweener' season
March 16, 2019 - 12:03am
March 6, 2019
Fishing Columnist Brad Laabs
Laabs column: Mille Lacs to be open again to harvesting walleye
March 6, 2019 - 8:03pm
February 24, 2019
Fishing Columnist Brad Laabs
Heads up: Block up those fish houses, and get a new fishing license
February 24, 2019 - 12:20am
February 17, 2019
Fishing Columnist Brad Laabs
Remember, your license for walleye, northern only good until Feb. 24
February 17, 2019 - 1:45pm
Lake Mille Lacs open-water walleye harvest proposed for 2019
February 17, 2019 - 10:40am
February 5, 2019
Walleyes in a bucket on Lake of the Woods. When walleye are scarce, give other types of fish a try. (Sam Cook/Forum News Service file photo)
Forget walleye, go for the sunfish, crappies, perch, northerns and eelpout
February 5, 2019 - 5:47pm
January 30, 2019
Be safe on the ice in these cold conditions. File photo
Column: How to stay safe and catch fish in these conditions
January 30, 2019 - 8:01am
January 22, 2019
File photo / Brian Basham
Brad Laabs column: Time for fishing derbies, boat shows
January 22, 2019 - 12:40am
January 8, 2019
Now is the time to catch some walleye dinners
January 8, 2019 - 1:24am
January 1, 2019
Heavy snow adds new element to ice fishing
January 1, 2019 - 12:27am
December 23, 2018
Brandon Greene of Grand Forks holds up one of the custom ice rods he made for a customer. Owner of Hooked Custom Rods, Greene makes the rods in a shop in his Grand Forks home and is so busy he seldom finds time to fish in the winter. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
‘From his hand to yours,’ custom rod builder lands a keeper
December 23, 2018 - 7:05am