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April 23, 2017
Kyle Blanchfield of Woodland Resort on Devils Lake said the influx of water that has seen the lake rise by about 30 feet since 1992 has been a boon for fish populations and the tourism business. After falling the past couple of years, the lake is projected to rise about 2 feet this summer but won't reach the record elevation of 1,454.3 feet set in June 2011. (Brad Dokken/Grand Forks Herald)play button
Influx of water keeps tourism dollars flowing on Devils Lake
April 23, 2017 - 7:00am
April 21, 2017
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken column: Catfish League set to roll
April 21, 2017 - 2:52pm
Crookston taxidermist Nick Genereux stands by the lifesize black bear mount that helped him win Minnesota Taxidermist of the Year and Judges Choice Best of Show awards. Genereux, who's been a taxidermist since 2010, said the awards usually go to taxidermists who  have been in the business much longer. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)                             play button
Awards mount for Crookston taxidermist
April 21, 2017 - 2:50pm
April 21, 2017 - 2:22pm
Mike Jacobs: Mourning dove known for its call
April 21, 2017 - 2:22pm
April 20, 2017
FISHING REPORT: Walleye season closes with a bang on Rainy River and Lake of the Woods
April 20, 2017 - 1:42pm
April 19, 2017
Conservation program taking applications for private landowner easements in northwest Minnesota
April 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
Studies have shown that year-round fishing in North Dakota has not been detrimental to walleye and pike populations. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: In defense of North Dakota's year-round fishing season
April 19, 2017 - 10:45am
Carter Brown of Walhalla, N.D., wrestled this northern pike to shore April 15 near Cando, N.D., while fishing with his grandfather, Dan Horgan. The pike, which measured 44 inches, weighed 23½ pounds. Carter released the pike after a couple of quick photos. Click on the image to see the complete photo.
Carter Brown's pike
April 19, 2017 - 10:11am
April 14, 2017
April 14, 2017 - 1:50pm
April 14, 2017 - 1:50pm
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Fewer bear tags, North Dakota habitat programs etc.
April 14, 2017 - 1:47pm
Duane Peterson of Bemidji admires a walleye he caught April 1, 2015 on the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. A co-founder of Northland Tackle and member of the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame, Peterson is among the notable anglers who support a proposed hunting and fishing license fee increase in Minnesota. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
DNR, Minnesota sportsmen make their case
April 14, 2017 - 1:25pm
Mike Jacobs: The killdeer is a familiar trickster
April 14, 2017 - 12:22pm
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken : Anglers catching, keeping big walleyes in Devils Lake Basin sparks debate
April 14, 2017 - 12:21pm