N.D. Game And Fish Sets Walleye Stocking Record

The North Dakota Game and Fish stocked more than 150 lakes with nearly 11 million walleye fingerlings earlier this summer. That’s a record. In a news release from Game and Fish, Jerry Weigel, fisheries production and development section leader, said the stocking was made possible by record production of 10.4 million fingerlings at Garrison Dam…
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Catching Up On Scheels Boundary Battle, Devils Lake Chamber Tourney Results

I was out of town for a few days but now am back in the office playing catch-up, so I thought I’d share results from a couple of fishing tournaments that took place over the weekend for those who might not have seen how the competitions played out. First off, the second annual Scheels Boundary…
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Openings Remain For Scheels Boundary Battle Catfish Tourney In GF And EGF

The Scheels Boundary Battle catfish tournament is set to roll this weekend on the Red River in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks, and there’s room for more teams to enter the competition. According to tournament organizer Brad Durick, the tournament had 26 paid teams as of this morning, and there’s room for up to…
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Rainy River Produces First Catch-and-Release Sturgeon Record

Minnesota has its first state record sturgeon in the state’s new catch-and-release record program. In a news release, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Cindy Pawlowski caught and released the record lake sturgeon May 8 on the Rainy River in Koochiching County. The sturgeon measured 62 ⅞ inches long with a 29-inch girth and…
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Jason Mitchell To Be Inducted Into North Dakota Fishing Hall Of Fame

Jason Mitchell, longtime Devils Lake fishing guide and host of the “Jason Mitchell Outdoors” outdoors TV show, will be inducted into the North Dakota Fishing Hall of Fame. Mitchell, of Devils Lake, sent me a text message late Sunday night saying he recently learned about the upcoming induction. The North Dakota Fishing Hall of Fame…
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