Upper Red Walleye Limit Increases To Four June 15

Upper Red Lake has served up one of the hottest walleye bites in Minnesota this spring, and anglers will be able to add a fish to their limit next Wednesday. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources this morning said the current three-fish bag limit, in place last winter and through the recent May fishing opener,…
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Grand Forks Peregrine Update; Walleye Busts On Upper Red Lake

Local peregrine pair Terminator and Marv have at least one chick in their nest box atop the UND water tower. According to local raptor expert Tim Driscoll, a licensed bander who keeps close tabs on the birds and bands peregrine chicks every summer, the pair could be seen feeding at least one chick Friday. In…
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Spring Fishing In Full Swing Along The Rainy River

Like it or not, winter appears to be history, and fishing-wise, it’s time to set the sights on open water. The big news comes from the Rainy River, where Lake of the Woods Tourism this afternoon posted a photo of heavy equipment clearing ice from the boat ramp at Nelson Park in Birchdale, Minn., which…
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Lake Of The Woods Fishing Update

I tend to take fishing reports with a grain of salt because too many outlets — by my way of thinking, at least — are guilty of sugarcoating the reports and saying the fish are biting even when the action’s slow. There are exceptions, though. Gary Moeller of Ballard’s Resort sent a report this morning…
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Balmy Weather Offers ‘bonus Days’ Fishing Greenback Walleyes On The Manitoba Side Of The Red

With temperatures forecast to rise into the 50s this past weekend, I couldn’t resist the invitation a Canadian friend dangled last week to join him for a couple of days to fish “greenback” walleyes on the Manitoba side of the Red River near Lake Winnipeg. Few places within easy driving distance offer a better shot…
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