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December 15, 2017
We're all looking to catch a trophy northern pike like the one held by a Department of Natural Resource worker in this file photo. New regulations that go into effect in March, 2018 are aimed at improving the state's northern pike population. Submitted photo
Rule change coming for northern pike, but no dramatic changes in fishing expected
December 15, 2017 - 5:02pm
December 14, 2017
OUTDOORS REPORT: Good ice and fishing reports coming from Lake of the Woods and Upper Red Lake
December 14, 2017 - 2:23pm
December 13, 2017
North Dakota has a record number of lakes on the landscape right now, and a lot of them have good populations of walleyes, perch and/or northern pike. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: There's reason for ice fishing optimism in North Dakota but don't overlook safety
December 13, 2017 - 9:32am
December 11, 2017
New northern pike regulations go into effect March 1 on Minnesota inland waters, but anglers can't begin targeting pike until the general fishing opener Saturday, May 12. (Minnesota DNR photo)
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New pike regulations for Minnesota anglers, North Dakota Game and Fish Department sets tentative 2018 hunting season dates etc.
December 11, 2017 - 2:51pm
December 10, 2017
December 10, 2017 - 6:28am
LiveTarget Rattlebait without the hooks.
A dozen ideas for outdoorsy gifts
December 10, 2017 - 6:17am
December 7, 2017
OUTDOORS REPORT: Colder weather will improve ice conditions, but caution remains the buzzword
December 7, 2017 - 4:17pm
December 3, 2017
 Boats anchor up along the edge of the channel in Four-Mile Bay of Lake of the Woods in May 2013. A volunteer fisheries input group will begin meeting this month to provide input to the Department of Natural Resources as they draft a new five-year management plan for Lake of the Woods. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks herald)
Group to offer input on Lake of the Woods five-year management plan
December 3, 2017 - 6:06am
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Game and Fish Department meetings, State park interpretive programs, Winter hikes etc.
December 3, 2017 - 6:05am
Panfish are a passion for ice fishing expert and promoter Brian "Bro" Brosdahl, and his name can be found on a variety of ice fishing jigs, rod-and-reel combos and other products. (Photo courtesy of Brian Brosdahl)
When it comes to ice fishing, 'Bro' knows
December 3, 2017 - 6:00am
November 30, 2017
Know your ice before venturing out on the lakes
November 30, 2017 - 5:09pm
November 30, 2017 - 4:54pm
November 29, 2017
Minnesotan fined $1,500 for smuggling leeches into Ontario
November 29, 2017 - 10:52pm
November 27, 2017
This shows the search for two missing fishermen on Lower Red Lake earlier this month.  Forum News Service file photo
In another search, 10,000 holes dug in lake looking for missing fisherman on Lower Red Lake
November 27, 2017 - 7:20pm
November 26, 2017
Fisheries personnel from the Department of Natural Resources' area fisheries office in Baudette, Minn., unload fish caught during an annual fall assessment in September 2016 on Lake of the Woods near Warroad, Minn. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Walleye, sauger numbers hold strong on Lake of the Woods
November 26, 2017 - 7:16am