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March 23, 2018
Ice-out proceeding in advance of Brule River steelhead opener
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Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
March 23, 2018 - 6:37am
March 18, 2018
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Don't forget about eelpout
March 18, 2018 - 7:30am
Jeramy Pinkerton (left), fisheries specialist with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, helps Erin Schaeffer, with the University of Minnesota, as she makes an incision in the underbelly of a muskie to insert a hydro-acoustic transmitter in April 2017. Also on board were Mark Paulson (left), fisheries technician, and Keith Okeson, past president of Muskies Inc. File photo / Forum News Service
St. Louis River muskies on the move
March 18, 2018 - 6:35am
With the outline of a wheeled fish house clearly visible in the foreground, five northern pike were dumped and left on the ice in late January on Devils Lake. An angler with an appreciation for pike and a knack for removing the pesky Y-bones salvaged the fish, which hadn't been frozen long. Submitted photo
Commentary: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
March 18, 2018 - 6:20am
Rainy Lake fishing guide Billy Dougherty holds a hefty northern pike he caught on the lake. On Friday, March 23, 2018, Dougherty will be inducted into the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame. This summer will mark his 53rd year of guiding on Rainy Lake. Submitted photo / Billy Dougherty
Rainy Lake guide Billy Dougherty to be inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
March 18, 2018 - 6:10am
March 16, 2018
Bemidji State anglers Luke Gillund (left) and Jack Kons competed at the Carhartt College Central Tour and have qualified for the 2018 Bassmaster College Series National Championship. (Photo courtesy of Bemidji State University)
BSU anglers qualify for Bassmaster college national championship
March 16, 2018 - 9:25pm
March 15, 2018
Outdoor report: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
March 15, 2018 - 3:10pm
March 11, 2018
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PAUL NELSON FISHING: Fish houses should be off by March 19
March 11, 2018 - 8:15am
Ryan Getz holds the 51-inch muskie he caught Feb. 24 on New Johns Lake. The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has sent a tissue sample to a lab for genetic testing to determine whether the fish is a  pure or hybrid strain muskie. If the fish is a hybrid muskie, it will be a new state record. Courtesy photo / Ryan Getz
New Johns Lake produces yet another trophy muskie
March 11, 2018 - 7:15am
Anglers near the mouth of the French River north of Duluth, including Duluth's Natalie Stone (foreground), fish for Kamloops rainbow trout on a brisk March afternoon. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Waiting for bites, North Shore Kamloops anglers ponder the future
March 11, 2018 - 6:20am
March 4, 2018
PAUL NELSON FISHING: The hot-and-cold March weather is here
March 4, 2018 - 7:32am
Fishing in the Apostle Islands near Bayfield on Monday, Feb. 26, John Darwin of Iron River caught this 42-inch lake trout in 120 feet of water. It was one of several lake trout that he and friends Josh Teigen and Acorn Armagost, also of Iron River, caught that day. (Sam Cook / Forum News Service)play button
'Best lake trout day ever': Out among the Apostle Islands, Josh Teigen and friends find lakers of all size
March 4, 2018 - 6:05am
Tony Baker with the white rhino he helped stalk so it could be tranquilized. He named it "Betty" after his late mom, whose birthday would have been the same day this photo was taken. Submitted photo.
Beyond the trip of a lifetime: Disabled veterans group sends Minnesota man on African safari
March 4, 2018 - 6:00am
A steelhead attempts to leap a set of falls on the Knife River. Forum News Service file photo
Minn. DNR considers new rainbow trout management options
March 4, 2018 - 6:00am