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Lake of the Woods

April 23, 2019
Josh Gilbertson of Grand Forks caught and released this 58-inch sturgeon in Four-Mile Bay of Lake of the Woods at the mouth of the Rainy River the weekend of April 20. According to Andy Norman, who submitted the photo, they were fishing with Matt Hendry, a friend who guides out of Flag Island Resort at the Northwest Angle.
TROPHY ROOM: Josh Gilbertson sturgeon
April 23, 2019 - 2:02pm
April 18, 2019
April 18, 2019 - 1:13pm
April 14, 2019
Billy King of Pryor, Okla., landed a pending new Minnesota state record whitefish Saturday, April 6, while fishing Lake of the Woods near Warroad, Minn. The fish, which was confirmed as a lake whitefish Monday morning by DNR Fisheries staff in Baudette, Minn., weighed 13.57 pounds on a certified scale and measured 29.5 inches long. (Photo courtesy of Sara Thompson/ SJT Marketing)
BRAD DOKKEN: Oklahoma man lands potential new Minnesota state record whitefish on Lake of the Woods near Springsteel
April 14, 2019 - 7:52am
April 11, 2019
OUTDOOR REPORT: Spring fishing conditions on the Rainy River go downhill with opening of Little Fork River; Sunday is the last day of spring walleye season
April 11, 2019 - 12:09pm
March 28, 2019
OUTDOOR REPORT: Open water fishing begins on the Rainy River, trail conditions deteriorate etc.
March 28, 2019 - 10:23am
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WATCH: Lake of the Woods grain elevator demolished
March 28, 2019 - 9:08am
March 21, 2019
OUTDOOR REPORT: Ice fishing, other winter activities winding down for the season
March 21, 2019 - 11:21am
March 14, 2019
N.D. Game and Fish Department photo
Outdoor report: Northern pike action improves on Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake
March 14, 2019 - 11:10am
March 7, 2019
N.D. Game and Fish Department photo
Outdoor report: Good fishing continues on Lake of the Woods; slush remains a problem on many bodies of water
March 7, 2019 - 4:30pm
February 28, 2019
OUTDOOR REPORT: Deadlines for fish house removal approach across the region
February 28, 2019 - 1:42pm
Allen Foster was among dozens of anglers stranded on Lake of the Woods after blizzard conditions hit early Sunday morning, Feb. 24. (Photo courtesy of Allen Foster)play button
Bemidji angler recalls Lake of the Woods ordeal
February 28, 2019 - 1:34pm
February 26, 2019
Update: All stranded anglers on Lake of the Woods now located
February 26, 2019 - 8:50am
February 25, 2019
Rescue efforts ongoing to reach snowed-in Lake of the Woods anglers
February 25, 2019 - 4:00pm
February 24, 2019
The moon offered a spectacular view Tuesday as it rosy over the snowy horizon of Lake of the Woods. (Photo/ Jim Stinson, special to the Herald)
DOKKEN: Watching the 'Super Snow Moon' in a special place
February 24, 2019 - 7:00am
February 21, 2019
Nick Stanislowski of Grand Forks released this northern pike Monday, Feb. 18, on Lake of the Woods in the Northwest Angle area. An exact measurement wasn't taken, but the pike was estimated to be in the 40-inch range.
TROPHY ROOM: Nick Stanislowski pike
February 21, 2019 - 3:53pm