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Photo: Richard Leguil, WJON
Photo: Richard Leguil, WJON
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Mille Lacs Lake Open Water Walleye Season Closing

Walleye season on Mille Lacs Lake will close after fishing hours next Monday, September 4.

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Monster Muskie in Minnesota Nearly 5 Feet Long

A monster muskie found in Minnesota can best be described as the one that got away again and again.

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Gopher Coaches, Players and Greats to Cast Their Lines in Paynesville Fishing Tournament

Members of the Minnesota Gophers football team will be casting their lines this weekend on Lake Koronis in Paynesville.

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Minnesota DNR, photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
Minnesota DNR, photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
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Gar to Sturgeon, Minnesota Record Fish Applications Surge

The Department of Natural Resources said Tuesday it has received five applications for four species, including lake sturgeon, shortnose gar, golden redhorse and the quillback carpsucker.

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Mille Lacs’ Reputation for Smallmouth Bass Rising

Mille Lacs Lake is known for its walleye fishing, but its reputation as an outstanding smallmouth bass fishery is on the rise.

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DNR Offers Reminders Ahead of Fishing Opener

As you prepare for the upcoming fishing opener, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has a few reminders.

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Benton County Sheriff's Office
Benton County Sheriff's Office
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Sheriff Establishes Parking Rules at Little Rock Lake

A popular Benton County spot for spring fishing will have some temporary parking restrictions in place.

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With So Many Ice Tournaments Cancelled, Eelpout Festival Carries On [WATCH]

One of the weirdest Minnesota festivals, held completely on a Minnesota lake, starts today in Walker, Minnesota. It's everything 'eelpout', a nasty lake-bottom, ugly fish.

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REPORT: ‘Catch & Release’ for Walleyes Again this Summer on Mille Lacs

For the second straight summer, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is putting a 'Catch & Release' only policy into effect for Walleyes caught on Lake Mille Lacs. This according to reports from KSTP-TV who have reportedly received confirmation from the Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Council.

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Former Viking Randy Moss Still Has Magic Hands [WATCH]

Randy Moss wasn't the nicest guy while on the Vikings team, but he sure had talent. Think he's still got it? Watch this and see for yourself.

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Ava Goes Fishing For Compliments [VIDEO]

It's been a rough week, so I decided to go around the office and see how many compliment "bites" I can get from my co-workers!

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Crappies do not have to be the forgotten summer fish if anglers follow a simple procedure for finding them.
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Don’t Forget those Summer Crappies

Don’t Forget those Summer Crappies

Summer is a busy time in the fishing world. There are many choices a person can make when it comes to targeting fish species...

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