Youth Field Day Happening Aug. 12 At UNS Retreat

The United Northern Sportsmen’s Club and the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association will hold their 10th annual Youth Field Day at 9 a.m. Aug. 12 at the UNS Retreat on Island Lake. The event is free and is open to youths 8 through 17. Youths will rotate through several stations that allow them to try archery…
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Two Harbors Kayak Festival Set For This Weekend

The 20th annual Two Harbors Kayak Festival will be held Saturday and Sunday at Burlington Bay in Two Harbors. This will be the final year of the event, sponsors said. The event will include the Ellen Anderson 10-mile kayak and SUP (stand-up paddleboard) race and the Betty’s Pies 5-mile kayak and SUP race. (This year’s…
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Mille Lacs Walleye Season Closes Friday, Reopens July 28

Walleye fishing on Mille Lacs Lake  will be closed from Friday through July 27, the Minnesota Department of Natural of Resources reminds anglers. Fishing for all other species will remain open. With the ban on night fishing already in place for the season, walleye fishing on the lake effectively closes at 10:01 p.m. on Thursday and reopens at 6:01 a.m. on July 28.…
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Some State Park, DNR Fees To Rise Modestly Starting Saturday

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reminds state park visitors, snowmobilers and ATV riders that modest fee increases will go into effect on Saturday. However, the cost of fishing and hunting licenses, including deer licenses, won’t increase until 2018. One-day state park vehicle permits will increase from $5 to $7 and year-round vehicle permits will increase…
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Nice Fish From The St. Louis River

Dave Nelson, president of the Twin Ports Walleye Association, caught this 30 1/2-inch walleye Wednesday night during TPWA league action on the St. Louis River. He released the fish. Fishing has been excellent across the region over the past several days. Check the Duluth News Tribune’s online Nice Fish gallery for more happy anglers and…
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