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Jim Job, district game warden for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department in Devils Lake, displays the 25 whole walleyes and 135 frozen walleyes that were confiscated from six Wisconsin anglers June 20 on Devils Lake. The five men are scheduled to appear in court Aug. 18 and were charged with being 100 walleyes over the limit. The sixth person is a juvenile. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)

Wardens land another fish bust on Devils Lake; anglers found with 100 walleyes over their limit


Five Wisconsin anglers face fines and court costs of as much as $1,725 each after being found with 100 walleyes over their limit on Devils Lake.

Charged in Ramsey County with exceeding the possession limit of walleye were Michael Wirkus, Racine Wis.; Donald Klatkiewicz, Mukwonago, Wis.; Daniel Klatkiewicz, Hales Corners, Wis.; Robert Richer Jr., Hales Corners, Wis.; and Allen Lafave, Racine, Wis.

A sixth angler, a juvenile, also was part of the crew.

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Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken is editor of the Herald's Northland Outdoors section and also works as a copy editor and page designer. Dokken joined the Herald company in November 1985 as a copy editor for Agweek magazine and joined the Herald staff in 1989. He worked as a copy editor in the features and news departments before becoming outdoors editor in 1998. He also writes a blog called Compass Points. A Roseau, Minn., native, Dokken is a graduate of Bemidji State University. 
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