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Walleye released 25-inch minimum

• 29½, 29, 27¾ and 25½ inches—Jerry Jensen, Glenwood, Minn., Manigotagan Lake, Man.

• 29 inches—Bill Stauss, Grand Forks, Lake of the Woods, Ont.*

• 26¾ inches—Howard Johnson, Brooten, Minn., Manigotagan Lake, Man.

• 26½ and 25½ inches—Dave Ashton, White Bear Lake, Minn., Manigotagan Lake, Man.

• 26¼ and 26 inches—Rod St.Aubyn, West Fargo, N.D., Manigotagan Lake, Man.

• 25¾ inches—Pat Heffernan, Grand Forks, Lake of the Woods, Ont.*

• 25½ inches—Gary Christan, Fargo, Lake of the Woods, Ont.*

• 25 and 25 inches—Paul Clark, Grand Forks, Manigotagan Lake, Man.

• 25 inches—Mac Johnson, Grand Forks, Lake of the Woods, Ont.*

• 25 inches—Brian Harris, Grand Forks, Lake of the Woods, Ont.*

Smallmouth bass released 16-inch minimum

• 20 inches—Kim Ashton, Racine, Wis., Manigotagan Lake, Man.

Northern pike released 32-inch minimum

• 33½ inches—Mike Peterson, Grand Forks, Lake of the Woods, Ont.*

* Caught during 68th Forks Builders and Traders fishing trip to Ameson's Obabikon Bay Camp near Morson, Ont.

Report your big fish tales to Brad Dokken at, by phone at (701) 780-1148 or toll-free (800) 477-6572 ext. 148, or mail to Brad Dokken, c/o The Grand Forks Herald, 375 Second Ave. N., Box 6008, Grand Forks ND 58206-6008. Please include the angler's town of residence and whether the fish was kept or released.

Brad Dokken

Brad Dokken is a reporter and editor of the Herald's Sunday Northland Outdoors pages. Dokken joined the Herald company in November 1985 as a copy editor for Agweek magazine and joined the Herald staff in 1989. He worked as a copy editor in the features and news departments before becoming outdoors editor in 1998.  A Roseau, Minn., native, Dokken is a graduate of Bemidji State University. 

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