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February 10, 2019
The Sailorettes, a group of Grand Forks-area women who ditch their husbands and significant others every year to go ice fishing, had another successful excursion to Lake of the Woods. Pictured with an eelpout they caught during this year's trip are Erin Snyder (from left), Trish Winter, Stacey Flesche and Kelsey Schemionek. (Photo courtesy of Stacey Flesche)
Sailorettes launch ice fishing tradition and ditch significant others for annual Lake of the Woods trip
February 10, 2019 - 7:00am
February 7, 2019
OUTDOOR REPORT: Snow and cold challenge ice fishing enthusiasts; trail conditions improve
February 7, 2019 - 12:56pm
February 6, 2019
Petition to make Northwest Angle part of Canada falls far short of signature requirements
February 6, 2019 - 10:08am
February 5, 2019
Beginning March 1, the aggregate walleye-sauger limit on Lake of the Woods will be reduced from eight to six, with no more than four walleyes allowed, same as summer regulations. In addition, walleye and sauger fishing on Rainy River and Four-Mile Bay will be catch-and-release only from March 1 through April 14. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Fishing regulations change March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
February 5, 2019 - 11:10am
January 31, 2019
N.D. Game and Fish Department photo
Outdoor report: Arctic blast puts a chill on fishing and other outdoors activities
January 31, 2019 - 4:52pm
January 27, 2019
Wheeled ice fishing houses have become all the rage in recent years, and it's not unusual for owners to spend days at a time on the ice. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
DOKKEN: Night on the big lake puts wheelhouse craze in focus
January 27, 2019 - 7:01am
January 24, 2019
N.D. Game and Fish Department photo
Outdoor Report: Cold weather adds to ice sheet, Devils Lake ice fishing tournament set for Saturday
January 24, 2019 - 4:54pm
January 17, 2019
Jim Schmidt of Redwood Falls, Minn., released this 29½-inch walleye on Lake of the Woods near Oak Island while fishing out of Walsh’s Bay Store Camp.
Jim Schmidt walleye
January 17, 2019 - 5:22pm
January 6, 2019
Brett Nelson of the Department of Natural Resources' area fisheries office in Baudette, Minn., weighs a walleye in September 2016 during the annual fall gillnet survey on Lake of the Woods. Results from the 2018 survey show walleye and sauger populations continue to do well on the big lake. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Lake of the Woods update: Fall survey confirms strong walleye and sauger populations
January 6, 2019 - 7:00am
In this video still, Joe Henry of Lake of the Woods Tourism shows off the Walleye Wars trophy Friday morning during a visit to teacher Lance Sage's Outdoor Career Education class at Warroad High School. (Courtesy of Lake of the Woods Tourism)
DOKKEN: 'Walleye Wars' generates ice fishing buzz on Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake
January 6, 2019 - 6:58am
January 5, 2019
As part of the September fall gillnet survey on Lake of the Woods, fisheries crews set four, 250-foot nets at each of 16 sites on the Minnesota side of the lake from the south shore to the Northwest Angle, leaving the nets in overnight and checking them the next day. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Fall survey confirms strong walleye and sauger populations in Lake of the Woods
January 5, 2019 - 11:56am
January 3, 2019
Lake of the Woods takes home bragging rights in inaugural 'Walleye Wars' fish-off with Devils Lake
January 3, 2019 - 4:57pm
January 2, 2019
North Dakota and Minnesota battle it out in Walleye War
January 2, 2019 - 9:45pm
December 28, 2018
A pile of walleyes and saugers awaits cleaning at Wigwam Resort on Lake of the Woods. Fishing remains good, but walleyes and saugers are beginning to slide a bit deeper into 25 to 31 feet of water during the day, Lake of the Woods Tourism reports. (Photo courtesy of Lake of the Woods Tourism)
Outdoor report: Ice fishing remains good on big lakes across the region
December 28, 2018 - 7:26am
December 20, 2018
Outdoors report: Good fishing continues on Lake of the Woods, ice fishing in full swing on Devils Lake
December 20, 2018 - 11:27am
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