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October 12, 2017
Walleye action gathers steam and fall colors update
October 12, 2017 - 4:57pm
September 30, 2017
Brad Baumgartner, GF&P wildlife damage specialist, sits in his truck trying to spot a coyote out in a field east of Howard on Thursday morning. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Trespass? In South Dakota, there's a ticket for that
September 30, 2017 - 10:36am
September 24, 2017
Lake of the Woods near Long Point north of Williams, Minn., was largely devoid of boats Monday morning, Sept. 18. Brad Dokken / Forum News Serviceplay button
From on the air to on the water
September 24, 2017 - 1:51pm
September 3, 2017
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn. (background right) was among the dignitaries who went fishing Aug. 21 after the ceremony marking the new border crossing system at the Northwest Angle. Pictured in the front with Peterson is Brian Sage of Sage's Angle West Resort. In the back are retired Minnesota state Sen. LeRoy Stumpf (left) and Chris White of U.S. Customs and Border Protection. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Brad Dokken: Angle trip offers mix of work and fishing
September 3, 2017 - 4:14pm
Toby Kvalevog releases the 51½-inch muskie he caught Aug. 21 on Leech Lake. (Photo courtesy of Toby Kvalevog)
Windy day muskie adventure with former UND goalie Toby Kvalevog
September 3, 2017 - 11:11am
August 6, 2017
Nathan Janochoski, a fisheries aide for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department in Devils Lake,  releases a pike of about 37.5 inches earlier this summer on Devils Lake. Game and Fish recently wrapped up its annual adult population survey on the big lake. North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo
Devils Lake fish numbers in line with averages, survey shows
August 6, 2017 - 7:14am
August 4, 2017
N.D. Game and Fish biologists netted this walleye on Lake Sakakawea during the spring spawning run. It weighed 17 pounds. It was returned to the lake.
McFeely: A 17-pound walleye is swimming in North Dakota
August 4, 2017 - 8:34pm
July 30, 2017
Joshua Kelly, Minot, caught and released this monster muskellunge from New Johns Lake on Thursday, July 27. The fish rivals the largest pure muskies ever caught in North Dakota. (Submitted photo)
Could this whale of a muskie be one of the largest ever caught in N.D.?
July 30, 2017 - 7:11pm
July 23, 2017
Shawn Hennings, Hillsboro, N.D.
Brad Dokken: North Dakota angler to fish international tournament in Russia
July 23, 2017 - 2:18pm
July 20, 2017
Despite being attacked by something -- perhaps a fish -- in Island Lake on Wednesday afternoon, 11-year-old Maren Kesselhon was doing well on Thursday. "She's not too shaken," said her father, Ryan Kesselhon of Duluth. Ryan Kesselhon photo
'She could feel her foot in its mouth': Minn. girl bitten 25 times in lake, possibly by muskie
July 20, 2017 - 7:52pm
July 16, 2017
A North Dakota Game and Fish Department employee removes vegetation and drains water after working on the James River near Jamestown, N.D. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Q & A: Aquatic nuisance species remain relatively scarce in N.D. waters
July 16, 2017 - 9:48am
July 9, 2017
After fishing his way downstream on Wisconsin's Brule River, Duluth's David Zentner paddles back upstream. Zentner, a fly-fisher, often fishes the Brule for trout.
Hallowed 'Hex' hatch holds deeper meaning for some trout anglers
July 9, 2017 - 9:00am
July 2, 2017
Joe Harris, left, and Dave Youngbauer, both of St. Paul, pose with a 29-inch walleye they landed Friday, May 19, 2017. Harris reeled in the fish, which was attached to a rod, held by Youngbauer, that Youngbauer had snagged. The rod belonged to Al Stint. Five days earlier, Stint was reaching for a beverage in his boat when the rod flew over the side. (Courtesy of Joe Harris)
Fish tales: How it took 5 days and 3 guys to land a 29-inch walleye
July 2, 2017 - 6:34pm
June 25, 2017
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken: Fishing a game of expectations
June 25, 2017 - 12:51pm
June 11, 2017
Steve Ficocello of Grand Forks casts a fly Tuesday afternoon, June 6, 2017, while fly fishing on the Red River below Riverside Dam in Grand Forks. An avid fly fisherman, Ficocello is interested in starting a local fly tying club. Brad Dokken / Forum News Serviceplay button
Wanted: Fly-tying enthusiasts
June 11, 2017 - 1:50pm