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Lake of the Woods

September 24, 2017
Lake of the Woods near Long Point north of Williams, Minn., was largely devoid of boats Monday morning, Sept. 18. Brad Dokken / Forum News Serviceplay button
From on the air to on the water
September 24, 2017 - 1:51pm
August 9, 2017
The boat Bob Brott of Eden Prairie, Minn., and his cousin, Gary Soucie of Fairfield, Neb., were fishing in near Garden Island capsized July 31 after the bilge pump failed. The two men clung to the boat as it drifted into Ontario, where they were rescued nearly two days later. (Photo/ Royal Canadian Mounted Police)
For two anglers on Lake of the Woods, their boat taking on water was only the beginning of a two-day nightmare
August 9, 2017 - 5:55pm
May 21, 2017
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Pilot program to benefit Northwest Angle
May 21, 2017 - 2:44pm
May 7, 2017
Duane Peterson of Bemidji releases a walleye in April 2015 on the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. Walleye again will take center stage Saturday during Minnesota's Fishing Opener.(Brad Dokken photo)
Stage set for good Minnesota walleye opener
May 7, 2017 - 6:15am
March 26, 2017
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Having a blast with a fishing partner from the past
March 26, 2017 - 8:49am
Lake of the Woods boat ramp remains in limbo
March 26, 2017 - 5:45am
March 1, 2017
A fisherman checks into a remote OARS site on Minnesota's Northwest Angle in February 2013. U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., is asking U.S. Customs and Border Protection to update the outdated technology to make it both safer and more convenient for visitors to the northernmost point of the conterminous 48 states. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Peterson seeks better Northwest Angle border crossing system
March 1, 2017 - 7:19pm
April 20, 2016
Keith Ayers
Body found on Lake of the Woods identified as missing boater
April 20, 2016 - 3:51pm
April 19, 2016
Officials find boat of Shoreview CEO who was found dead last week
April 19, 2016 - 9:23pm
October 9, 2015
Shoe belonging to one of three missing Minnesota boaters has been discovered
October 9, 2015 - 12:49pm
October 6, 2015
Web page established to raise funds for families of three Minnesota boaters last seen Friday night
October 6, 2015 - 3:05pm
October 5, 2015
Authorities continue search for Minnesota men missing since Saturday after boat capsized
October 5, 2015 - 1:41pm
February 21, 2014
12 people face 80 charges in Lake of the Woods fishing case
February 21, 2014 - 9:19am
September 5, 2013
Broken exhaust pipe led to boaters' deaths in northern Minn.
September 5, 2013 - 10:25am
December 24, 2011
The Grand Forks Herald says conditions on the west side are treacherous because of cracks caused by warm temperatures and south winds.
Sheriff warns of cracks on Lake of the Woods
December 24, 2011 - 12:00am