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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has posted signs at accesses on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River informing anglers about potential regulation changes and plans for an October public meeting. (Photo/ Minnesota Department of Natural Resources)
Results from winter creel survey shed light on Lake of the Woods ice fishing pressure and harvest
6 hours 28 min ago
Fishing guide and product promoter Brian Brosdahl of Bro's Guide Service plays a fish that hit a jig and a golden shiner during a recent June excursion on Cass Lake in northern Minnesota. Despite the bright sun and high pressure, Brosdahl and his fishing partner managed to scratch out a limit of walleyes. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)play button
Even under bluebird skies, 'Bro' finds the walleyes
6 hours 32 min ago
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Refuge programs, Archery in the Park and Norris Camp butterfly survey among events on tap
6 hours 50 min ago
7 hours 1 min ago
Kyle Heim of Bismarck caught this 27-inch, 7-pound zander June 6 on Spiritwood Lake northeast of Jamestown, N.D. Stocked one time in 1989, zander -- a European cousin to the walleye -- occasionally are caught in Spiritwood, but it's pretty rare. (Photo courtesy of Kyle Heim)
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Bismarck man catches rare European zander -- a walleye relative -- on Spiritwood
7 hours 2 min ago
Abby Myers uses binoculars to get a closer look at a gull pecking at a dead fish. John Myers / Forum News Service
Good fishing partners, like Abby, hard to find
7 hours 2 min ago
June 23, 2018
Fishing on Sakakawea. North Dakota Game & Fish file photo
Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
June 23, 2018 - 7:33am
June 21, 2018
This 16-inch walleye was caught during an evening of fishing on Upper Red Lake in January 2015. Anglers this winter can keep three walleyes, of which only one may be longer than 17 inches, on Upper Red. (Sam Cook /
Fishing report: Trolling spinners becomes a favored walleye presentation, Catfish are wrapping up spawn on Red River
June 21, 2018 - 7:40pm
Phil Talmage, area fisheries supervisor for the Department of Natural Resources in Baudette, Minn., had to stop to let this big black bear cross the road Tuesday morning on state Highway 11 near Birchdale, Minn. Talmage, who lives in International Falls, Minn., makes the 70-mile one-way commute daily and described the bear as "gargantuan." (Photo courtesy of Phil Talmage)
Big bear adds excitement to morning commute for DNR fisheries manager
June 21, 2018 - 8:41am
June 20, 2018
Urban habitat initiative to benefit Grand Forks
June 20, 2018 - 7:32pm
Kyle Heim of Bismarck caught this 27-inch European zander June 6 on Spiritwood Lake, where the North Dakota Game and Fish Department did a one-time stocking in 1989. (Photo courtesy of Kyle Heim)
Bismarck angler catches 7-pound rare European zander on Spiritwood Lake
June 20, 2018 - 6:17pm
Garrett Eickman, 13, Grand Forks, released these 29-inch (left) and 27-inch walleyes on Devils Lake. He caught the 27-inch walleye June 18 and the 29-inch walleye May 26. Click on the image to see the entire photos.
Garrett Eickman walleyes
June 20, 2018 - 1:48pm
June 19, 2018
Peregrine banding set for Monday near UND water tower
June 19, 2018 - 4:57pm
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: From bullheads to bass, Whopper, Catch and Release clubs help boost interest in fishing
June 19, 2018 - 10:42am
June 18, 2018
Spring breeding duck numbers were down 5 percent from last year in North Dakota but remain 16 percent higher than the long-term average from 1948 through 2017, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department reported Monday. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Spring breeding duck numbers decline in North Dakota, Game and Fish Department survey shows
June 18, 2018 - 9:45am