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September 14, 2012
Blogger Duane Ryks' son, Trevor, with a 31-inch walleye caught and released on Lake Of The Woods in 2011.
School of Fish blog: Fishing for walleye in the fall
September 14, 2012 - 8:48am
June 22, 2012
Jordon Spronk from Pipestone with a nice pike from Green Lake caught while speed trolling with North Country Guide Service. Photo from Duane Ryks/
School of Fish blog: Speed trolling for summer pike
June 22, 2012 - 9:06am
May 7, 2012
Slip bobbers come in many sizes and colors. Use a small jig as an attractor. Photo from Duane Ryks/
School of Fish blog: When the going gets tough, bobber up
May 7, 2012 - 8:22am
April 17, 2012
Mother's Day weekend walleye opener?
April 17, 2012 - 12:00am
May 14, 2011
Kyle Anderson, left, and Doug Pierzina of the Department of Natural Resource's fisheries staff in Ortonville clip the fins of walleye they stocked in Lac qui Parle Lake. On Monday, they had 75 pounds or about 450 fish to stock. DNR fisheries workers are clipping the ventral or pectral fin of each yearling walleye stocked into Lac qui Parle to make it possible to monitor the effectiveness of the stocking program. They will clip the fins on 2,500 pounds of yearling walleye -- roughly 25,000 fish -- this se...
New stocking strategy helping numbers on Lac qui Parle Lake in western Minn.
May 14, 2011 - 8:00am
May 8, 2010
Marlin Hanson of Olivia pulled this 37-inch northern pike from the waters of Grindstone Lake near Sandstone. He owns property on the lake and enjoys fishing its deep, clear waters in pursuit of an elusive 40-inch pike. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Fishing's tug has made Olivia angler a lifelong keeper
May 8, 2010 - 12:00am
Dave Coahran, left, and Brad Carlson, employees at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Fisheries office in Spicer, exchange nets as they transfer walleye from their boat to a truck for transport to the hatchery in New London. The spawning run is a busy time for the workers, whose schedules are dictated by the pace of the run until they have collected the amount of eggs needed. Tribune photos by Tom Cherveny
Millions and millions of walleye
May 8, 2010 - 12:00am