Minnesota DNR Reverses Its Decision, Will Allow Live Bait For Mille Lacs Walleyes

Walleye anglers on Mille Lacs Lake will be able to use live bait this summer after all. In a surprising turnabout, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reversed its position on the use of live bait announced last month. Under regulations announced at that time, only walleye anglers on commercial launches would have been able…
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A Spring Run-off Tour In Duluth

If you like moving water, you might want to check out the spring run-off video I put together. I took a couple of walks along the Lester River and Tischer Creek here in Duluth. You’ll find the video here.

Wisconsin County Deer Recommendations Published

Wisconsin deer hunters should note that County Deer Advisory Council recommendations, which include antlerless quotas, permit levels and various season structure options for 2016, are now available for public review and comment. Those with an interest in local deer management are encouraged to review these recommendations and complete an online public input form. Submissions are…
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Red Lake Walleye Limit To Remain At Three

Less restrictive walleye regulations put in place on Upper Red Lake this past winter will continue when the 2016 open water season opens on  May 14, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials announced today. The daily bag and possession limit will be three walleyes, with one fish longer than 17 inches allowed. “The new angling…
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Lake Superior Fisheries Plan Out For Review

An updated version of Minnesota’s Lake Superior Fisheries Management Plan, more than a year in the making, is now out for public review and comment, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced today. The revised version of the plan, which is updated every 10 years by the DNR, highlights the recovery of Lake Superior’s lake trout population…
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