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January 16, 2017
1 dead, 4 injured by apparent carbon monoxide in Minn. fish house
January 16, 2017 - 10:30am
January 5, 2017
Outdoor Report
January 5, 2017 - 4:34pm
December 30, 2016
North Dakota's 2017 deer gun season is scheduled to open Nov. 10. (Photo/ N.D. Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: North Dakota sets dates for 2017 hunting openers
December 30, 2016 - 4:58pm
December 23, 2016
Braden Durick, 6, of Grand Forks, gets a hand from his dad, Brad, in holding the 22½-inch walleye he caught Dec. 18 on Lake of the Woods. The walleye was released. (Brad Dokken/ Grand Forks Herald)
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Early ice trip to Ballard's Resort on Lake of the Woods serves up hot fishing on a cold day
December 23, 2016 - 11:44am
Brent Getzler of Roosevelt, Minn., holds the potential new Minnesota state record eelpout he caught Monday on Lake of the Woods. The big 'pout weighed 19 pounds, 11 ounces on a certified scale, besting the old record of 19 pounds, 8 ounces caught in February 2012 by Aaron Guthrie of Bemidji, also on Lake of the Woods. (Photo courtesy of Brent Getzler)
Minnesota has new 'pout king
December 23, 2016 - 10:11am
December 22, 2016
Anglers having fast walleye action on Lake of the Woods
December 22, 2016 - 5:13pm
December 21, 2016
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Ice fisherman with camera finds missing paddleboarder in Minnesota lake
December 21, 2016 - 9:12pm
Aaron Guthrie of Bemidji holds the 19-pound, 8-ounce eelpout he caught in February 2012 on Lake of the Woods to set a new state record for the freshwater codfish species. Guthrie’s record was bested this week by a 19-pound, 11-ounce ‘pout also caught on Lake of the Woods. (Submitted photo)
Records show five of the last seven state record eelpout since 1980 have come from Lake of the Woods
December 21, 2016 - 12:29pm
December 19, 2016
Walleyes and saugers were in abundance Sunday during an ice fishing trip to Ballard's Resort on Lake of the Woods. (Brad Dokken photo)
Cold weather and hot fishing on trip to Ballard's Resort on Lake of the Woods
December 19, 2016 - 4:56pm
December 18, 2016
Five ice fishing shacks are set up on the ice Thursday near Sunset Beach on Lake Winnipeg. The shacks are a new venture for entrepreneurs Curtis Beyak and Terry Roth, who have launched Lake Winnipeg Ice Fishing Shack Rentals on the east side of the lake about an hour north of Winnipeg. (Submitted photo)
New venture on Lake Winnipeg: Heated permanent ice shacks now for rent
December 18, 2016 - 7:10am
December 16, 2016
Five ice fishing shacks are set up on the ice Thursday near Sunset Beach on Lake Winnipeg. The shacks are a new venture for entrepreneurs Curtis Beyak and Terry Roth, who have launched Lake Winnipeg Ice Fishing Shack Rentals on the east side of the lake about an hour north of Winnipeg. (Submitted photo)
New venture on Lake Winnipeg: Heated permanent ice shacks now for rent
December 16, 2016 - 2:26pm
December 15, 2016
Many anglers who haven’t already ventured out to their favorite lake or a promising new destination are waiting anxiously for good ice to get their winter fishing season started. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Arctic blast makes for good fishing on Lake of the Woods
December 15, 2016 - 4:19pm
December 8, 2016
Sean Kaneski, of Pequot Lakes, enjoys water skiing late in the year Friday, Dec. 2, on Sibley Lake. The air temperature was 28 degrees, while the water was 34 degrees. Submitted photoplay button
Northern Minnesota pair gets skis out -- water skis
December 8, 2016 - 5:34pm
December 2, 2016
Jason Mitchell of Devils Lake hoists a hefty "greenback" walleye from Lake Winnipeg in this undated photo. Mitchell, host of the "Jason Mitchell Outdoors" TV show, said anyone who likes catching big walleyes should consider a trip to Lake Winnipeg. (Submitted photo)
Where to fish when the lakes freeze
December 2, 2016 - 11:40am
November 25, 2016
WORTH A LOOK: How to survive a fall through the ice
November 25, 2016 - 2:38pm