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August 11, 2010
Northern pike rule proposed
August 11, 2010 - 9:35am
Dog Days could be best summer fishing
August 11, 2010 - 9:32am
February 8, 2010
Group trying to improve Mississippi River quality
February 8, 2010 - 8:35am
October 9, 2009
St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park Boat Launch dredging rescheduled for Oct. 12
October 9, 2009 - 3:48pm
October 1, 2009
Two boat launches to be closed in October
October 1, 2009 - 9:24am
August 5, 2009
The City of Newport has installed this sign at the end of Sixth Street, warning residents that they use the Mississippi River access at their own risk.
Proposed pier location has issues, Corps says
August 5, 2009 - 7:49am
May 31, 2009
Snail changes rules for infested lake near Deer River, Minn.
May 31, 2009 - 4:28pm
May 27, 2009
Tim Jezierski of Duluth holds the 45¾-inch lake trout he caught Sunday on Lake Superior. The fish, estimated at 35 to 40 pounds, is thought to be the largest lake trout caught from the Duluth end of the lake in recent years. Submitted photo
Duluth angler catches giant trout on Lake Superior
May 27, 2009 - 8:08am
LeRoy Chiovitte of Hermantown is reflected in the glass case that encloses his Minnesota state-record walleye. This is the 30th anniversary of the record catch. Chiovitte caught the fish in the Seagull River near Saganaga Lake in 1979. (File/News Tribune)
State walleye record still untouchable after 30 years
April 27, 2009 - 11:07am
April 13, 2009
An 8- or 9-pound Kamloops rainbow trout comes sliding onto the shoreline after being caught by Tom Hultquist of Duluth. (Sam Cook /
Kamloops attract anglers to the North Shore
April 13, 2009 - 3:14pm
February 16, 2009
'Basswood' Bob Oliva 
"Basswood" Bob Oliva of Ely drives his 10-dog team of Alaskan huskies across Disappointment Lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness at sunset on Feb. 5 after a day of ice fishing. An eight-dog team and a second sled follow Oliva on his way back to Smitty's Resort on Snowbank Lake near Ely. Photo by Sam Cook
Into the BWCAW by dog team
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 19, 2009
Budget restrictions within the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will make it more difficult for fish and wildlife personnel to manage a variety of game species, including Kamloops rainbow trout and ruffed grouse. [News Tribune file] photos
Tight budget crimps DNR wildlife programs
January 19, 2009 - 12:00am
January 5, 2009
With help from Michelle Malecha, Anthony Teskey, 6, of Duluth jigs a minnow Wednesday while ice fishing on Fish Lake. This was the first time ice fishing for Teskey. Clint Austin/
New angles on Northland ice-fishing traditions
January 5, 2009 - 12:00am
December 31, 2008
Ice fishermen find new use for cordless electric drills
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Rough or flashy, former Minnesotan writes definitive fish book
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am