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August 22, 2016
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What would you do to land a big fish? Watch this fly fisherman dive into the water
August 22, 2016 - 6:18pm
Shadae Quient of Warren, Minn., caught and released this catfish May 21 while fishing the Red River near Oslo, Minn. She didn't weigh or measure the fish, but reliable sources estimate the cat weighed 15 to 18 pounds. Quient said the fish is the largest she's ever caught.
Shadae Quient catfish
August 22, 2016 - 5:47pm
Ethan Loeks of Oakes, N.D., caught this 26-inch walleye recently on the James River on the North Dakota-South Dakota border. He caught the walleye, which he kept, on a jig. Click on the image to see the full photo.
Ethan Loeks walleye
August 22, 2016 - 12:28pm
August 21, 2016
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: Is it legal to use drones as a tool for hunting in North Dakota or Minnesota?
August 21, 2016 - 12:45pm
Trail segments named in honor Bob Glassmann, Kenny Kvarnlov and Tut Marvin are among the tracks that are part of the Star of the North Trail system being constructed in Beltrami Island State Forest. A dedication ceremony for the Robert "Bob" Glassmann Track is set for 3:30 p.m. Saturday on Dick's Parkway, about 15 miles south of Warroad, Minn., in Beltrami Island State Forest. (Photo: Lake of the Woods RGS chapter)
Trail pays tribute to a friend
August 21, 2016 - 11:45am
Connor Chance-Ossowski holds a 36-inch catfish he caught Aug. 14 in the name of research while tagging cats on the Red River near Selkirk, Man. A native of Hastings, Neb., Chance-Ossowski said the catfishing in Manitoba is unlike anything he ever has experienced in his home state. Stephen Siddons (right) said his research partner consistently outfishes him. (Brad Dokken photo)                               play button
Following the fish
August 21, 2016 - 10:45am
 HIP, which stands for Harvest Information Program, is a survey method developed by states and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service as a means to collect more reliable estimates of migratory bird harvests throughout the country. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
HIP a key tool for migratory birds
August 21, 2016 - 9:50am
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Survey shows increase in North Dakota duck broods, Groups organize on behalf of Conservation Reserve Program expansion etc.
August 21, 2016 - 8:45am
Connor Cleven, Thief River Falls, caught and released this 38-inch northern pike Aug. 12 while fishing with Bruce Henschel on Lake of the Woods. "He had just used his new fishing rod for the first time that he received for his 10th birthday," Henschel writes. "He didn't stop smiling the rest of the day."
IN THE FIELD: Connor Cleven pike
August 21, 2016 - 7:45am
Franklin's stands out among the gulls
August 21, 2016 - 6:45am
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August 18, 2016
FISHING REPORT: Conditions on Red nearly perfect
August 18, 2016 - 12:26pm
August 16, 2016
Marlene Sauve of Red Lake Falls, Minn., released this 28-inch walleye while fishing Buffalo Bay on the Manitoba side of Lake of the Woods. It's the second time in recent weeks that Jerry Sauve has photographed a big walleye his wife has caught. Marlene released a 28½-inch walleye in July.
Marlene Sauve walleye
August 16, 2016 - 5:51pm
Connor Cleven, Thief River Falls, caught and released this 38-inch northern pike Aug. 12 while fishing with Bruce Henschel on Lake of the Woods. Click on the image to see the full photo.
Connor Cleven northern pike
August 16, 2016 - 3:03pm
August 14, 2016
August 14, 2016 - 1:00pm