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Mille Lacs Lake
November 3, 2017
Mille Lacs Lake will be open for limited walleye ice fishing
MILLE LACS, Minn.—Mille Lacs Lake resort and business owners and fishermen received some good news Friday as the ice fishing season approaches....
November 3, 2017 - 3:39pm
August 10, 2017
Walleye fishing re-opens on Mille Lacs Lake
MILLE LACS LAKE, Minn.—Catch-and-release walleye fishing and use of live bait will return to Mille Lacs Lake effective at 6 a.m. Friday, Aug. 11, continuing through Sept. 4. "After an extended mid-season closure, we look forward to reopening the lake to catch-and-release walleye...
August 10, 2017 - 6:58pm
June 29, 2017
Minnesota lake named best bass fishing lake in country by highly-touted magazine
If you're looking to have one of the best bass fishing experiences in the country, chances are, you won't have to go far. Lake Mille Lacs in...
June 29, 2017 - 2:50pm
May 20, 2017
Mille Lacs Lake bass population TBD
WEALTHWOOD, Minn.—Thursday was a slow day for bass fishing on Mille Lacs Lake for three fisheries staff members with the Minnesota DNR. Luckily they weren't looking to take any home. Just a handful of bass were scooped in about 20 minutes, mainly from shores and docks on the...
May 20, 2017 - 7:45pm
March 21, 2017
Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs Lake
ST. PAUL - Catch-and-release only regulations needed to rebuild Mille Lacs Lake's walleye population will again be in effect when anglers hit...
March 21, 2017 - 11:13am
February 27, 2017
Catch and release returning to Mille Lacs for open water season
ISLE, Minn.—Despite the highest winter walleye catch rate ever observed on Mille Lacs Lake, a decision was made to go with catch and release...
February 27, 2017 - 8:43pm
February 19, 2017
Core samples from Mille Lacs Lake may explain walleye woes
GARRISON, Minn.—Researchers hope to get to the bottom of the challenges that face Mille Lacs Lake walleyes by digging deep into the lake's...
February 19, 2017 - 9:35am
June 15, 2016
Minnesota State Patrol seeks public's help in hit-and-run crash that left girl, 10, dead
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota State Patrol is asking for the public's help as it continues to investigate a hit-and-run crash Friday that killed 10-year-old...
June 15, 2016 - 2:04pm
April 8, 2016
Minnesota DNR reverses live bait ban at Mille Lacs Lake
MILLE LACS LAKE — Walleye anglers on Mille Lacs Lake will be able to use live bait this summer after all. In a surprising turnabout, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Thursday reversed its position on the use of live bait announced last month. Under regulations released...
April 8, 2016 - 12:18am
November 13, 2015
Angler hooks 57-inch muskie on Minnesota lake
The first day Robert Hawkins fished on Mille Lacs Lake, the only fish he caught was a 57-inch muskie, landed on a fly rod — a possible...
November 13, 2015 - 12:13pm
August 7, 2015
Bass rule change could help offset loss of walleyes at Mille Lacs
BRAINERD — The transition has seemingly been in the works for several years: from a premier walleye-fishing destination to bass-tournament-worthy fishery. Events of this week have gone a long way toward that end. At 10 p.m. Monday, walleye fishing on Mille Lacs Lake closed and...
August 7, 2015 - 12:04am
May 13, 2013
Mille Lacs Lake ice wave crushes onto shore (videos)
Amateur video captures a wave of ice Saturday blanketing backyards and threatening houses in the Mille Lacs Lake area of Minnesota.
May 13, 2013 - 12:43pm