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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
August 21, 2016
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
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
August 14, 2016
August 14, 2016 - 11:00am
Logan Hedlund, 11, of Roseau, Minn., caught and released this 26-inch walleye July 30 on Lake of the Woods. "He had that smile on his face all day," writes his dad, Andy, who submitted the photo.
IN THE FIELD: Logan Hedlund walleye
August 14, 2016 - 5:00am
August 12, 2016
August 12, 2016 - 4:00am
August 7, 2016
During the past 20 years North Dakota has developed 63 highly productive natural walleye lakes of greater than 200 acres, totaling more than 65,000 acres. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Stocking targets N.D. walleye fishing opportunities
August 7, 2016 - 10:00am
Hudson Kilgore, 11, Grand Forks, caught this 29¼ -inch, 10-pound, 10-ounce walleye on Lake of the Woods while fishing with his dad, Kelly Kilgore, and fishing buddies Pat Novak and Peter Spicer. The fish is going on the wall said Hudson’s grandpa, Frank Kilgore.
IN THE FIELD: Hudson Kilgore walleye
August 7, 2016 - 9:00am
August 7, 2016 - 6:30am
Dick Beardsley talks about the fishing opportunities available in the Bemidji area Tuesday during a fishing excursion on an area lake. Beardsley, who earned renown as a marathon runner, is a motivational speaker and fishing guide. (Brad Dokken photo)play button
Dick Beardsley's life has been a marathon.
August 7, 2016 - 6:15am
August 5, 2016
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FISHING REPORT: Lake of the Woods, Devils Lake, Red River, Bemidji area
August 5, 2016 - 6:30am
July 31, 2016
From left, Jace Deziel of Thompson, N.D., Aidan Fiala, Grady Pynn and Gavin Pynn, all of East Grand Forks, watch as a catfish slides down Sunday into the Red River near East Grand Forks during the Cats Incredible Catfishing Tournament. (April Baumgarten/Grand Forks Herald)play button
VIDEO: Cats Incredible reels in big catches, crowd
July 31, 2016 - 7:07pm
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: Ultrasonic tags help researchers track Red River catfish
July 31, 2016 - 11:00am
Bluetooth headphones and all, Peter Howard jams as he prepares a black butter caper sauce that was poured over fresh walleye and a bed of rice July 22 on Malette Lake in northwestern Ontario. (Brad Dokken photo)
Culinary creations add flavor to Ontario fly-in fishing trip.
July 31, 2016 - 9:30am
A brilliant sunrise accentuated by mist on the water paints a tranquil scene July 23 on Malette Lake in northwestern Ontario. (Brad Dokken photo)
Malette Lake outpost camp in northern Ontario offers wilderness fishing luxury
July 31, 2016 - 6:30am