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Minnesota Fishing

A walleye swimming

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Sunny days make me feel fine

With spring comes warming water and sun. There's no better time to find panfish seeking warmth and food in the shallows. Listen to these spring crappie fishing tips.

Angler holding a fish

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2017 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener logo

Summer season kickoff

Gov. Mark Dayton will be in St. Cloud fishing the Mississippi River and highlighting the communities of St. Cloud, Sauk Rapids and Sartell for this year's governor's fishing opener.
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Fish being properly released after being caught

A helping hand

Fish populations don't grow as fast as demand. Practice some natural recycling on your next trip.
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