Minnesota

Walleye, Here We Come!

The Minnesota DNR estimates some 500,000 hopefuls will be out on the water this Saturday for the traditional Minnesota fishing opener.

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It’s A Keeper

When you go fishing you only catch the big ones, right?

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So, It’s April And We’re Anticipating A Blizzard Again: A Pep Talk

Here we are, staring down the barrel of another Minnesota blizzard, but as opposed to blizzards and snowstorms earlier in the season – WE THOUGHT WE WERE DONE.  If ever you’ve needed a definition for ennui, you’ve got it now. 

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Some Minnesota Ice Anglers Use Lakes As Garbage Cans

Now that spring is here, and Minnesota fish house removal dates have long since passed, a dirty secret has been revealed.  Some Minnesota anglers think that leaving their trash on the lake is just fine. Maybe they think just a little bit of garbage is no big deal – but if everyone did it, can you imagine what a mess our …

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Minnesota Problems

Minnesota is a special place.  We know that.  Minnesota also presents its own special set of problems.  Here are a few of them: 

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CD3 To Kick Some AIS

Lake Osakis zebra mussels, meet your worst nightmare.

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The Last Bar, Minnesota, and Prince

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called life. Snacks help. Electric word, snacks.

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How Do You Pronounce That Minnesota Town?

There are some town names in Minnesota that will just make you say “what the heck?”.  Do you know how to pronounce all of these town names?   Carlos Locals in this central Minnesota town know that it’s not “Car-lohs” it’s “CAR-liss“.  Also in the area are Carlos State Park and Carlos Creek Winery – which oddly enough, are pronounced “Car-lohs” …

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