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August 24, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
August 24, 2016 - 1:55pm
Alexandria's Liam Sundby-Beastrom creates some kindling as he learns how to make a fire at the 2015 Youth Outdoor Activity Day at the local shooting park. Event organizers are going a step further than just getting kids to this year's Youth Outdoor Activity Day by trying to figure out ways to offer opportunities to kids who want to hunt and fish year-round. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
Tayte Lecy of Avon holds up a string of walleyes that he caught on Lake Mary earlier this summer. (Submitted photo)
Stringer full of walleyes
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
August 22, 2016
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
August 22, 2016 - 11:55am
August 17, 2016
Beau Louis Jones of Corvallis, Oregon is all smiles as he holds up a largemouth bass he caught off the dock on Lake Latoka on August 8. (Contributed)
A big bass for Beau
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
Jaida Hess fires off a muzzleloader for the first time during the 2015 Youth Outdoor Activity Day at the Alexandria Shooting Park. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Youth day comes together
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
August 15, 2016
Waterfowlers can expect similar structure to last year
August 15, 2016 - 9:06am
August 10, 2016
The Jim Lais family was given a memorial plaque in honor of Jim's more than four decades with the local Vikings Sportsmen group recently. Pictured are (left to right) Janette Lais, David Lais, Jackie Bauer, Norma Lais, Tim Lais, Susanne Lais and Viking Sportsmen president Steve Hoskins. Not pictured is Julie Shervin. (Contributed)
Lais posthumously honored for four decades with Viking Sportsmen
August 10, 2016 - 11:00am
Mike Frisch holds up a nice walleye he caught on a recent outing to Lake Sakakawea in North Dakota. (Contributed)
Sakakawea is back
August 10, 2016 - 10:58am
August 5, 2016
Mike Frisch
Bouncers rule
August 5, 2016 - 9:18pm
August 3, 2016
Liz and Adam Shiek and their young son, Dominic, hold up a 30-inch walleye that Adam caught while fishing Lake Miltona on July 17. (Contributed)
Big walleye on Miltona
August 3, 2016 - 12:00am
Graham Reiber holds up a sunfish he caught on Lake Darling with his dad, Ryan, helping him out off the dock. (Contributed)
Sunnies off the dock
August 3, 2016 - 12:00am
August 1, 2016
Deer area changes around Alexandria
August 1, 2016 - 10:15am
July 27, 2016
Six-year-old Jack Lawrence of Glenview, Illinois shows off a 4.7-pound smallmouth bass he caught on Lake Cowdry on July 4. (Contributed)
Big smallmouth caught during boat parade
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
Cody Rieland (left) and Reid Herd holds up the mixed bag of smallmouths and largemouths that won them the July 16 tournament on Lake Minnewaska that was part of the Cabela's North American Bass Circuit. (Contributed)
Locals make good on Minnewaska
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am