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May 17, 2019
Matt Gade / Republic
State record channel catfish voided 70 years later
May 17, 2019 - 4:59pm
Bryan Mason of Grand Forks released this 28.5-inch walleye Wednesday, May 15, on Lake of the Woods.
Day on Lake of the Woods ranks 'among Top 5 fishing trips of my life,' Grand Forks fisherman says
May 17, 2019 - 2:48pm
May 16, 2019
Jason Feldner of Perch Eyes Guide Service with a nice walleye. (Photo courtesy of Devils Lake Tourism)
It’s starting … Devils Lake walleye fishing underway
May 16, 2019 - 12:26pm
In addition to eater-size walleyes, anglers on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River also encountered plenty of walleyes too big to keep in the 19.5- to 28-inch protected slot -- and larger -- during the opening weekend of Minnesota's fishing season. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Fishing report: Lake of the Woods and Rainy River produce good opening weekend action, Look shallow for Devils Lake walleyes
May 16, 2019 - 12:22pm
May 15, 2019
Zac Bernier of Grand Forks released this 54½-inch sturgeon Friday, May 10, in Four-Mile Bay at the mouth of the Rainy River.play button
Here's a video of Zac Bernier catching (and releasing) his 54½-inch 'Bucket List' sturgeon
May 15, 2019 - 1:54pm
May 14, 2019
Otter Tail Lake will serve as the hub for the Governor's Fishing Opener on May 7-10, 2020. Photo courtesy of Erik Osberg / Otter Tail County
Host community selected for 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
May 14, 2019 - 5:22pm
Scott Jensen of St. Anthony, Minn., released this 26½-inch walleye Sunday, May 12 on the Rainy River.
Trophy Room: Scott Jensen walleye
May 14, 2019 - 5:22pm
Zac Bernier of Grand Forks released this 54½-inch sturgeon Friday, May 10, in Four-Mile Bay at the mouth of the Rainy River.
Trophy Room: Zac Bernier sturgeon
May 14, 2019 - 4:57pm
Kyle Heim of Bismarck caught this 27-inch, 7-pound zander June 6, 2018 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, and there's been an uptick in reported catches this past winter and again this spring. (Photo courtesy of Kyle Heim)
Brad Dokken: Zander catch reports become more frequent in North Dakota
May 14, 2019 - 4:09pm
Luke Starcevic, 10, and his dad, Alex, of Thompson, N.D., had a chance to spend a couple of hours fishing from shore Saturday, May 11, at Stump Lake, where they each released 40-inch pike. Luke is in the fourth grade in Thompson.
Trophy Room: Twin 40-inch pike for father and son
May 14, 2019 - 3:16pm
Weekly DNR Enforcement report: Officers report busy weekend, mixed success during Minnesota Fishing Opener
May 14, 2019 - 9:58am
As boating, fishing and water recreation activity increases from late spring through summer, please take the time to plan, prepare and adhere to safety rules and regulations. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: Boating Safety Course is good preparation for boaters of all ages.
May 14, 2019 - 9:23am
May 13, 2019
Tom Volk of Lincoln, N.D., caught a 16-pound, 9-ounce walleye April 21, 2019, setting the state record for largest walleye. The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has ruled the fish won't be recognized as a state record. Photo courtesy N.D. Game and Fish Department
Lunker walleye was 'foul-hooked,' does not qualify as North Dakota state record
May 13, 2019 - 4:38pm
May 12, 2019
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
Mike Jacobs: Creepers prove hard to track down
May 12, 2019 - 7:30am
Young archers take the line during the Thursday night youth archery program at the Red River Archers' indoor range in Grand Forks. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Youth archery program opens doors to lifetime fun for Grand Forks-area archers
May 12, 2019 - 7:16am