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February 26, 2018
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Walleye will get its due, but the state's most popular game fish will not really be the star of the 2018 Governor's Fishing Opener. The event is an opportunity to showcase all of the area's outdoor opportunities, fishing among them.
Outdoors will take center stage when Willmar Lakes Area hosts Fishing Opener
February 26, 2018 - 6:36am
May 6, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune 

Anglers are looking forward to a good opener May 13 in west central Minnesota. These fishermen worked the waters of Green Lake for panfish on Tuesday, May 2.
'Weird' spring could set stage for big fishing opener
May 6, 2017 - 11:07am
July 15, 2014
High waters across the board: Some Kandiyohi County lakes set records
July 15, 2014 - 10:25pm
July 30, 2011
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources works with the owners of the private dam at the Olde Mill Inn to assure that the water entering Green Lake is equal to the discharge at the dam in New London. Some of that water flows through a structure where hydro-electricity was once produced. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
High water problems on Green Lake in Spicer, Minn.
July 30, 2011 - 12:00am
May 28, 2011
One of the more dramatic examples of the shoreline damage experienced on Kandiyohi County lakes is seen on this 30-foot bluff on the Nest Lake, shown both from above the shoreline.  (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Restoring lost habitat
May 28, 2011 - 6:00am
April 20, 2010
A couple of boaters took advantage of the warm temperatures Monday as they spent some time on Nest Lake near state Highway 23. According to the National Weather Service, warm temperatures will continue for the next few days, with today's high expected to reach 70. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
A quiet afternoon on the lake
April 20, 2010 - 12:00am
August 29, 2009
Clear and smooth as glass
August 29, 2009 - 12:00am
June 30, 2009
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Technician Mike Hruza gets too close and riles an eaglet, one of two siblings thrown from a nest when a tree blew down Sunday. Both young birds, which haven't learned to fly yet, escaped serious injury in the crash. Their parents will continue to feed them on the ground. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Bemidji-area winds knock down eaglets' nest
June 30, 2009 - 9:39am