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Walleye released 25-inch minimum

• 27 inches—Cindy Broden, Devils Lake, Devils Lake.

• 25 inches—Lisa Frize, Parker, Colo., Lake of the Woods.

Catfish released 30-inch minimum

• 13 pounds, 7 ounces—Emily Grosz, Grand Forks, Red River.

Northern pike released 32-inch minimum

• 32 inches—Jessica Speicher, Grand Forks, Devils Lake.

White bass released 16-inch minimum

• 16 inches—Mike Entzminger, Fargo, Devils Lake.

Walleye kept 8-pound minimum

• 8 pounds, 3 ounces—Gary Malmrose, Minot, Devils Lake.

White bass kept 3-pound minimum

• 3 pounds, 4 ounces—John Scharlau, Elk Mound, Wis., Dry Lake, N.D. (Ramsey County).

• 3 pounds—Jordan Hermanson, Fargo, Devils Lake.

Report your big fish tales to Brad Dokken at, by phone at (701) 780-1148 or toll-free (800) 477-6572 ext. 1148, 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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