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March 15, 2018
Outdoor report: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
Lake of the Woods Fishing has heated up as March hits the midpoint, Lake of the Woods Tourism reports in this week's update. Electronics are helpful in putting more walleye and saugers on the ice. Some fish are aggressive, while others must be enticed into biting. Most resorts have...
March 15, 2018 - 3:10pm
March 11, 2018
Snowmobiles, walleyes and fish of a lifetime on Lake of the Woods
OAK ISLAND, Minn. — Something was different about this fish, judging by the red blob that now bubbled on the screen of my Vexilar FL-18...
March 11, 2018 - 7:50am
New Johns Lake produces yet another trophy muskie
BISMARCK — Whether the behemoth muskie Ryan Getz of Bismarck caught while ice fishing on New Johns Lake in Burleigh County is a new state...
March 11, 2018 - 7:15am
March 4, 2018
BRAD DOKKEN: Embracing ice and snow on Lake of the Woods
I'm in catch-up mode after a few days out of the office that served up near-perfect weather. Perfect weather by late February and early March...
March 4, 2018 - 6:10am
February 19, 2018
Aerial view of fishing derby
February 19, 2018 - 1:23pm
January 6, 2018
Commentary: Fishing isn't always catching
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—It doesn't happen very often—fortunately—but there are times when an outdoor excursion requires digging deep...
January 6, 2018 - 10:25am
January 5, 2018
Done for the day
An angler packs up his ice fishing gear and tent into his truck at the Jamestown Reservoir on Thursday afternoon.
January 5, 2018 - 7:06am
December 17, 2017
Resort workers keep Lake of the Woods winter fishing industry running smoothly
BAUDETTE, Minn. — There's no official opening day of ice fishing season — that's up to Mother Nature — but for the crew at...
December 17, 2017 - 6:00am
December 3, 2017
When it comes to ice fishing, 'Bro' knows
With his trademark red beard, contagious enthusiasm and gift for gab, Brian Brosdahl is one of the most recognized, sought-after personalities...
December 3, 2017 - 3:21pm
November 26, 2017
Brad Dokken: Noisy ice is always unsettling
We could see the ice was safe—at least 6 inches thick—judging by the depth of the tiny fissures that spidered across the crystal-clear...
November 26, 2017 - 6:13am
Professor weighs in on declining walleye stocks in Lake Winnipeg
Scott Forbes is a professor of biology at the University of Winnipeg who has been following changes in Lake Winnipeg's walleye population, the...
March 26, 2017 - 9:00am
March 12, 2017
Brad Dokken column: A fishing day to remember
DEVILS LAKE, N.D.—As comebacks go, I don't know how it could have been any better. Last Sunday in many ways was a day to celebrate. The...
March 12, 2017 - 10:08am
December 11, 2015
'No fish worth dying for,' rescued angler says
BISMARCK—Joel Thune will wait until the ice is two feet thick before he ventures out ice fishing again. The 18-year-old college student says he has a newfound respect for the danger of ice after being stranded far from shore and being rescued in the dark by an air boat...
December 11, 2015 - 6:37am
December 20, 2013
ANS prevention important in winter too
North Dakota ice anglers are reminded that regulations designed to reduce the spread of aquatic nuisance species also apply in winter, and law enforcement officials will continue their efforts to ensure compliance. It’s important to reiterate that only legal live bait can be transported...
December 20, 2013 - 9:39am
December 13, 2013
Tips for more action on the ice
Ice fishing is in full swing across the Midwest. Although you still have to be careful out there, anglers are on the ice and they’re getting bit. Following are some ideas on how you can get bit on the ice more often this winter. On early ice it’s a good idea not to move around...
December 13, 2013 - 7:57am