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October 15, 2018
Joe Stauss of East Grand Forks caught and released this 29-inch walleye Friday, Oct. 12 on the Rainy River. "One of the biggest and nicest 29-inch walleyes I have ever seen," said Jeff Novak of Grand Forks, who netted the fish and submitted the photo. Stauss caught the fish on a jig and a minnow. Click on the image to see the complete photo.
Joe Stauss Rainy River walleye
October 15, 2018 - 1:26pm
Chip Leer (left), stage and TV host for the Cabela's National Walleye Tour circuit, interviews Dylan Nussbaum in July after Nussbaum won an NWT tournament on Devils Lake. Leer, of Walker, Minn., is among the 2019 inductees into the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame. (Photo courtesy of Cabela's NWT)
Chip Leer adds Hall of Fame to his resume
October 15, 2018 - 9:47am
Chip Leer of Walker, Minn., has earned a place in the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame for a 30-year career as a fishing guide, product innovator and promoter and outdoor communicator. Leer learned in mid-September that he is among the 2019 Hall of Fame inductees. (Photo courtesy of Chip Leer/ Fishing the WildSide)
Chip Leer adds Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame to his resume as 2019 inductee
October 15, 2018 - 9:14am
October 14, 2018
Delta Waterfowl's predator trapping programs aims to improve nesting success for ducks.  The Dallas-based DSC Foundation recently awarded a $10,000 grant to aid Delta in its predator management work. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Delta Waterfowl receives grant for predator trapping program, Game and Fish offers reminder on equipment registration number etc.
October 14, 2018 - 6:12am
The Finley (N.D.) Wildlife Club's annual youth pheasant hunt is set for Sunday, Oct. 21, on private lands in the Finley area. As part of the hunt, the club buys and releases pheasants on the land of cooperating landowners throughout the area. There's no charge to participate,  but registration is required and gets underway at 7 a.m. in the Finley American Legion Hall, where participants will receive maps of release sites.
October 14, 2018 - 6:12am
October 11, 2018
OUTDOORS REPORT: Winter's early arrival sets back fall activities
October 11, 2018 - 3:37pm
October 9, 2018
Share your fall hunting and fishing photos and stories with us
October 9, 2018 - 9:21am
October 7, 2018
The American Flag flies over the new Willie Walleye statue Sept. 26 in Baudette, Minn. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is holding a public open house from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8 at Lake of the Woods School, 210 Third Ave. NE, Baudette, to take input on proposed changes to winter walleye and sauger regulations on Lake of the Woods and spring regulations on the Rainy River and Four-Mile Bay.
October 7, 2018 - 6:01am
October 4, 2018
Fall walleye fishing on Lake of the Woods. (Photo/ Ballard's Resort via Lake of the Woods Tourism)
OUTDOOR REPORT: Fall fishing heats up near mouth of the Rainy River; Hunters in Lake Region report mixed success during nonresident waterfowl opener; fall colors approach peak
October 4, 2018 - 10:09am
October 1, 2018
Found Al Baert points out an assortment of mounted lures housed in the Minnesota Fishing Museum. These items are all donated, many of them rare or historical items of prominence, as well as sentimental items with their own stories. State Sen. Paul Gazelka and state Rep. Sarah Anderson take in the tour. Gabriel Lagarde / Forum News Service
Minnesota Fishing Museum seeks state's backing for future plans
October 1, 2018 - 3:54pm
September 30, 2018
Under cold, gray skies, a stiff east wind blowing off Rainy Lake pounded the dock at the Rusty Myers floatplane base in Fort Frances, Ont., last Sunday morning, Sept. 22. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Brad Dokken: Making the best of cold, cruddy weather
September 30, 2018 - 6:12am
September 28, 2018
Outdoors update: Good fall fishing continues on Lake of the Woods, Waterfowl season off to great start in Devils Lake region
September 28, 2018 - 6:00am
September 27, 2018
Cody Mishleau of Grand Forks caught and released this 41-inch pike Saturday, Sept. 22, on Devils Lake. Click on the image to see the complete photo.
Cody Mishleau pike
September 27, 2018 - 9:26am
September 23, 2018
Mike Olson (left) of Thompson, N.D., and Drake Herd of Alexandria, Minn., share the stage Sept. 7 after their top 10 finishes in the Cabela's National Walleye Tour championship on Lake of the Woods. Olson and Herd, along with fellow walleye pro Robert Cardenas of Gem Lake, Minn., travel together to NWT events and share information while practice fishing before the tournaments. (Photo/ Aaron Eikhorst via Mike Olson)
Mike Olson adds touring walleye pro to his fishing addictions list
September 23, 2018 - 6:33am
Jason Mitchell (from left), Kyle Blanchfield of Woodland Resort and Steve "Zippy" Dahl, all of Devils Lake, exchange handshakes and paperwork upon the sale of Mitchell's Guide Service to the Perch Patrol Guide Service, which Dahl helped found in 1995. Blanchfield had been a partner in Mitchell's Guide Service since 2008, when Mitchell purchased Tony Dean's outdoors TV show and launched "Jason Mitchell Outdoors." (Photo courtesy of Perch Patrol Guide Service)
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Perch Patrol buys Mitchell's Guide Service on Devils Lake from Jason Mitchell
September 23, 2018 - 6:30am