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August 5, 2018
Steve Hawthorne also makes kayaks and stand-up paddleboards as the owner of Red River Wooden Boats. Courtesy of Steve Hawthorneplay button
Quest for a lighter canoe launches boatbuilding venture
August 5, 2018 - 6:00am
August 3, 2018
Starry stonewort confirmed in Twin Cities lake
August 3, 2018 - 3:16pm
August 2, 2018
DNR to auction confiscated equipment
August 2, 2018 - 7:30pm
August 1, 2018
A crappie. Forum News Service file photo
Authorities charge Minnesota couple with 253 crappies after day on lake
August 1, 2018 - 2:29pm
July 29, 2018
Jeff Sprecher of Grand Forks shows off some of the Airhead muskie lures he developed and is marketing with assistance from KMDA Inc., a Bovey, Minn., distributor and manufacturer. Airheads are available in three colors, but Sprecher has experimented with other colors when pouring the soft plastic components in his Grand Forks home. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service                               play button
Muskie Bacon lures make a splash
July 29, 2018 - 8:21am
July 28, 2018
A sign at Cameron Park warns visitors that their watercraft may be inspected for invasive species before entering Lake Bemidji. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Water watchers: Inspectors look to educate boaters, anglers about aquatic invasive species
July 28, 2018 - 2:35pm
July 22, 2018
Summer days are long in northern Saskatchewan and the setting sun splashes swatches of color over the spruce trees lining Kamatsi Lake on Monday, July 9. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service                  play button
Lake trout nirvana found on northern Saskatchewan fishing trip
July 22, 2018 - 6:16am
July 8, 2018
Joseph (left) and Bret Baker of Cloquet, Minn., talk about the "flipping" method of casting worms for bass, where the lure is flipped underhanded rather than cast overhand. The father-son duo will fish together dozens of times during the summer.  John Myers / Forum News Service
Father-son duo aren’t limited by same-old fishing routine
July 8, 2018 - 6:55am
July 1, 2018
Guide Gary Whitefish holds up a keeper walleye he netted for an angler on Lac La Croix on the Minnesota-Ontario border last weekend. The walleyes were hitting jigs tipped with twister tails, Gulp minnow imitations and leeches. John Myers / Forum News Service
Nice walleyes, lots of bass greet anglers in Ontario waters
July 1, 2018 - 6:29am
June 24, 2018
Fishing guide and product promoter Brian Brosdahl of Bro's Guide Service plays a walleye that hit a jig and a golden shiner during a recent June excursion on Cass Lake in northern Minnesota. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Even under bluebird skies, 'Bro' finds the walleyes
June 24, 2018 - 6:17am
Ice houses dot the south shore of Lake of the Woods near Pine Island, Minn., in December 2010. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said anglers this past winter logged 1.94 million hours of ice fishing time on Lake of the Woods, based on creel survey estimates. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Survey sheds light on Lake of the Woods ice fishing
June 24, 2018 - 6:00am
Abby Myers uses binoculars to get a closer look at a gull pecking at a dead fish. John Myers / Forum News Service
Good fishing partners, like Abby, hard to find
June 24, 2018 - 6:00am
June 23, 2018
Tom Cherveny Tribune/ Owen and Erik Cherveny check out Sioux Falls on the Little Indian Sioux River during a June trip to the BWCAW.
A little-traveled gem
June 23, 2018 - 7:28pm
June 17, 2018
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
June 17, 2018 - 6:57am
June 10, 2018
Bill Heig of Bowens Resort on Lake Winnibigoshish holds a nice walleye caught on a jig and minnow in shallow water over a sand bottom. John Myers / Forum News Service
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
June 10, 2018 - 6:20am