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Two Fishing Records Set on Same Day in Two Different Rivers, Two Different Fish

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Two fishing records are set in Minnesota on two different rivers on the same day, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR).

DNR Reports Massive Bighead Carp Catch on Minnesota River, Photo Included

Bighead Carp on Minnesota River, DNR Photo

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) used Twitter to show a photo and announce the catch of a massive Bighead Carp on the Minnesota River by a commercial fisher.

New Fishing Regulations Effect 17 MN Lakes

MN Walleye Photo by Department of Natural Resources in Minnesota.

Photo: Walleye Photo by Department of Natural Resources (DNR) in Minnesota. Starting in March, new regulations will impact 17 Minnesota Lakes, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). FULL STORY

Mille Lacs Area Lands Major Bass Tournament Says DNR

Wikemedia Commons Photos: Bass Fishing

The Department of Natural Resources announced Mille Lacs area lands major bass tournament after DNR rule changes. FULL STORY

Proposed bag limit in 6 counties for sunfish

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold two meetings to discuss proposed experimental fishing regulations for sunfish on six lakes in the Little Falls fisheries management area: Long (Higgins), Moose, and Maple lakes in Todd County; Green-Prairie Fish and Sullivan lakes in Morrison C.... FULL STORY