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Car vs. 750-pound elk collision reported in southern Minnesota
Caller reported man shot himself, but Fargo police seeking homicide suspect
Schools not reimbursed for state costs: Fewer fans, venue costs to blame
Football: Chargers dismantle the Bears on homecoming
Football: Knights erupt in easy win over W-DC
Football: BOLD flexes its muscle again as Warriors roll over Minnewaska
Football: Slow start dooms Panthers against USA
Area football scores from Friday, Sept. 21
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Zebra mussels confirmed in Barrett Lake in Grant County
Drawdown underway on Lake Christina
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Richard "Shorty" Olson
Shirley Ann Battey
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Letter to the Editor: Farmers face risks while improving water quality
It's Our Turn: Home abroad in a purple world
Letter to the Editor: Problems with medicare
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
1968: St. Ann's gets new church
4-H holds county competition
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
Skid steer row: Burgeoning Alexandria industry makes attachments for skid loaders
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
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August 29, 2018
Mike Frisch: Find the fish and more
Walleye anglers during late summer often struggle putting good catches of fish in the boat. Lots of baitfish, a summer of fishing pressure and peaking pleasure boat traffic are all factors that can make it tough for anglers now. A key to overcoming these factors is to stay mobile...
August 29, 2018 - 7:58am
August 14, 2018
Zebra mussels' effect on local fisheries
This is part two of a two-part series on zebra mussels and how the invasive species have impacted fishing and the fish communities on area lakes...
August 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
Try something new: Froggin' for bass
Sometimes an angler can get into a sort of fishing rut. He or she goes to the same spots, fishes the same methods, and hopes to catch the same...
August 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 9, 2018
Zebra mussels force anglers to adjust on local lakes
This is part one of a two-part series on zebra mussels and how the invasive species have impacted fishing and the fish communities on area lakes...
August 9, 2018 - 5:00pm
July 24, 2018
Mike Frisch: Quick tips for catching more fish
As a fishing educator, my goal is to help people catch more fish. Here is a look at three things anglers can do this summer that can help them...
July 24, 2018 - 5:00pm
June 26, 2018
Mike Frisch: Crankbait tips for fast summer bassin'
If you're in search of fast summer fishing action, you may want to consider tossing a crankbait for largemouth bass on the deep weedline. Largemouth...
June 26, 2018 - 5:00pm
May 10, 2018
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Winter finally gave up and walleye season is here this Saturday! Now that the season is here, having a good game plan for opening day and the...
May 10, 2018 - 9:19am
April 4, 2018
Frisch: Head to the border for an early opener
Big Stone Lake on the Minnesota/South Dakota border is a very popular spring walleye fishing destination. It's popular because, as a Minnesota-South...
April 4, 2018 - 6:41am
March 21, 2018
Mike Frisch: Much more than the fish
The ice season is nearing an end. With that end, however, comes a new beginning as the open-water season soon follows. With a new season just...
March 21, 2018 - 5:47am
March 14, 2018
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
Recently, I wrote a story about some top walleye fishing destinations I was fortunate to fish last summer. This story is of a similar nature,...
March 14, 2018 - 10:45am
February 21, 2018
Mike Frisch: A one-two punch for perch
I recently spent some time on the ice with Big Stone Lake fishing guide Tanner Arndt. Our goal was to find fish for Tanner's upcoming guide trips....
February 21, 2018 - 5:47am
February 7, 2018
Mike Frisch: Lessons from a tree
My summers are dominated by time on the water fishing, mostly guiding others. I certainly enjoy that time. By fall, however, I am ready for a...
February 7, 2018 - 6:41am
January 17, 2018
Mike Frisch: Good winter crappie action
By now the hot early ice walleye bite has passed on many lakes and many ice anglers are looking for some biting fish. One bite that is often...
January 17, 2018 - 5:47am
January 3, 2018
Walleyes: A look back at 2017
I am very fortunate to have the opportunity to travel across the Midwest sampling some of the good walleye fishing this region offers. This past...
January 3, 2018 - 5:47am
December 7, 2017
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
A great time to catch winter walleyes is during the month or so after when safe ice first forms. Walleyes now are often still feeding aggressively...
December 7, 2017 - 9:49am