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June 2, 2016
OUTDOOR REPORT: Lake of the Woods, Devils Lake, Red River, Upper Red Lake, Leech Lake
June 2, 2016 - 7:43pm
May 29, 2016
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TALKIN' WITH DOKKEN: Do ND or Minnesota residents need licenses from their respective states to legally fish the Red River?
May 29, 2016 - 5:00am
May 27, 2016
Steve Foss of Ely, Minn., talks about fishing Burntside Lake and adjacent lakes in northeast Minnesota on Monday during a fishing excursion/rendezvous with longtime friends Jim Durkin, Kevin and Grinde and Brad Dokken. A 1980 graduate of Central High School in Grand Forks, Foss was a reporter at the Grand Forks Herald from 1994 until 2001. He know works as a fishing guide and commercial photography in Ely and runs a handyman business with his wife, Lisa. (Brad Dokken photo)play button
Fishing trip to Burntside Lake near Ely, Minn., offers lake trout rendezvous
May 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
A little bit of courtesy and common sense goes a long way at the boat ramp. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
WORTH A LOOK: Be courteous at the boat ramp
May 27, 2016 - 3:57pm
BRAD DOKKEN: Never too old to catfish
May 27, 2016 - 3:34pm
May 26, 2016
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Outdoor report: Fishing report at Lake of the Woods, Devils Lake, Red River, Upper Red Lake, Leech Lake
May 26, 2016 - 5:30pm
May 22, 2016
Boats gather before taking off Wednesday night during the weekly Red River Valley Catfish League competition on the Red River. (Brad Dokken photo)play button
WATCH: Red River catfish league brings anglers together for fun, friendly competition
May 22, 2016 - 10:30am
Walleye in Tangy Lemon Sauce offers a quick, easy-to-prepare alternative for cooking up the catch of the day on that favorite walleye lake or river. (Babe Winkelman Productions)
REC TOPPER: Walleye in a Tangy Lemon Sauce
May 22, 2016 - 10:00am
Brad Dokken
BRAD DOKKEN: A cold, windy walleye opener
May 22, 2016 - 8:30am
May 20, 2016
Meelah Watson checks out one of the bluegills that she caught at Ryan's Pond on King's Walk Golf Course Friday at the Cabela's fishing event for 72 third graders from Kelly Elementary. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Fishing for fun at Ryan Pond, Columbia Mall
May 20, 2016 - 6:03pm
May 15, 2016
Robby Ott of Cloquet, Minn., holds a walleye he caught while fishing the Rainy River. Ott has been guiding for 25 years. Robby Ott photo
So, you want to be a fishing guide?
May 15, 2016 - 9:45am
May 13, 2016
May 13, 2016 - 7:30am
May 11, 2016
A dozen white suckers dumped off County Road 19. Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR
Don't just toss your waste fish on the ground, DNR says
May 11, 2016 - 3:30pm
May 9, 2016
Grant Werkmeister holds a 131-pound paddlefish he caught Saturday, May 7, 2016, setting a new state record. He caught the fish near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers. Photo Special to Forum News Service
Massive paddlefish may be a new state record in North Dakota
May 9, 2016 - 2:39pm
May 8, 2016
Fishing guide Justin Bailey of Keewatin, AMinn., holds a hefty Rainy River walleye. Early in the season, Bailey says he typically looks for walleyes shallow and in areas where they're funneling back into lakes from spawning grounds. (Submitted photo)
Walleye tips for opening day from professional fishing guides
May 8, 2016 - 8:45am