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April 28, 2017
NICE FISH
April 28, 2017 - 3:23pm
March 31, 2017
Mark Lowe (center) of Bismarck caught this 32-inch, 12-pound, 10-ounce walleye March 26 on Lake Winnipeg. Lowe released the big greenback after a couple of quick photos. Names of Lowe's two fishing partners weren't immediately available. Click on the image to see the full photo.
Mark Lowe greenback
March 31, 2017 - 9:39am
March 29, 2017
Chip Olson of Drayton, N.D., caught this 31-inch "greenback" walleye recently on Lake Winnipeg. The fish, which had a 19-inch girth, was released. Click on the image to see the full photo.
Chip Olson "greenback" walleye
March 29, 2017 - 9:39am
March 24, 2017
Hank Steinberger of Jamestown, N.D., took this photo during a recent trip to Lake Winnipeg of tubs of walleyes that had been pullled from a commercial fishing net on the big lake. As walleye stocks decline, commercial netters have begun targeting big walleyes from a banner 2001 year-class in an effort to meet their harder-to-fill quotas. (Photo/ Hank Steinberger)
Lake Winnipeg: An academic view
March 24, 2017 - 11:36am
March 17, 2017
Brad Dokken column: Problems loom on Lake Winnipeg
March 17, 2017 - 1:44pm
January 6, 2017
Lake Winnipeg beckoned New Year's Day for Brad Dokken and two friends as they unloaded the gear and prepared to hit the ice for what would turn out to be a great day of fishing. (Brad Dokken/Grand Forks Herald)
Seeing 'green' on New Year's Day: Fishing trip to Lake Winnipeg lives up to the good reports
January 6, 2017 - 10:48am
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 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
February 26, 2016
OUTDOOR REPORT
February 26, 2016 - 8:00am
February 1, 2016
Alysia Wilde of Grafton, N.D., caught these 28- and 28.5-inch "greenback" walleyes Jan. 30 on Lake Winnipeg in Manitoba. The walleyes both were large enough to qualify for recognition in Manitoba's Master Angler program.
Alysia Wilde walleyes
February 1, 2016 - 3:02pm
January 22, 2016
Ice fishing. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
OUTDOOR REPORT
January 22, 2016 - 7:15am
March 15, 2015
NICE FISH: Big catches this week
March 15, 2015 - 9:15am
March 8, 2015
NICE FISH
March 8, 2015 - 5:56pm
BRAD DOKKEN: 'Pure luck' adds twist to Lake Winnipeg trip
March 8, 2015 - 11:45am