Minnesota C-and-R Muskie Record Set

Andrew Slette of Hawley, Minn., has set Minnesota’s first catch-and-release state record for muskellunge. He was fishing with a top-water lure on June 25 when he hooked a muskie that measured 56 7/8 inches long with an estimated girth of 25 1/2 inches on Pelican Lake in Otter Tail County. This is the first year…
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Climbers To Hold Mid-Summer Rendezvous

The Duluth Climbers Coalition will hold its Mid-Summer Climbing Rendezvous from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 16, at Ely’s Peak in West Duluth. It’s an opportunity for climbers of all ages and skill levels to come together for a day on the rocks. Experienced local climbers will point out trails and climbs, relate…
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Red Lake Anglers Get An Extra Walleye Starting Wednesday

The current three-fish bag limit, in place last winter and through the 2016 fishing opener, will be increased to four fish. The existing size regulation allowing one walleye longer than 17 inches in the daily bag will remain in effect. “Mid-season adjustments to walleye size limits or bag limits have been common practice for managing…
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Jaws Fishing Derby Results Listed

Here are the results from the Jaws Fishing Derby, which was held June 3-5 on Lake Superior and the St. Louis River by the Western Lake Superior Trolling Association. A total of 311 anglers took part, raising more than $1,700 for Just Kids Dental. Lake Trout 1.  Brian Highlen       15.10  pounds 2. Aaron Staupe        12.15…
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High School Clay-target Shooters Have Fun Day At Proctor

A total of 161 shooters representing 11 high schools competed in the annual Pheasants Forever clay-target shooting event held Saturday at the Proctor Gun Club. The informal event followed the spring high school clay target league competition. Here are results from Saturday’s shoot Champion team Varsity 1 Hibbing 2 Forest Lake 3 Walker JV 1…
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