MNSJ RADIO: On This Week’s Show:  Mille Lacs, Superheroes and Lake of the Woods

MNSJ RADIO: On This Week’s Show: Mille Lacs, Superheroes and Lake of the Woods

This week we find out why Mille Lacs Lake could be headed for a walleye closure.  And it could be happening quickly.   Don Periera, the Fisheries Chief at the DNR is our guest. Jamie Dietman talks about putting on the first ever Superhero Rod Fishing Tournament on the Mississippi, Sunday August 2nd.  Everyone who … Continue reading

*UPDATED: Mille Lacs Closure Imminent – PLUS NO NETTING NEXT YEAR

*UPDATED: Mille Lacs Closure Imminent – PLUS NO NETTING NEXT YEAR

by Bret Amundson 28,600 pounds of walleye was the quota for anglers on Mille Lacs Lake.  Up to June 30th, we’d only reached 13,000, but in the two weeks at the beginning of July, that number would jump to over 25,000 pounds, accounting for nearly half of the annual quota allowed. *UPDATE:  According to FOX … Continue reading

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report

By: Joe Henry Listen to Joe Henry on MNSJ Radio Here talk about LOW and his recent tourney win on Lake Erie:  Bite continues to be good. Walleyes, saugers and some jumbo perch are being caught anchored up jigging with frozen shiners, drifting with spinners/crawlers and trolling crankbaits. Try Long Point area and around reefs … Continue reading

2015 MN Deer Season Set:  What will the regulations be this year?

2015 MN Deer Season Set: What will the regulations be this year?

2015 MN Deer Season Set Licenses on sale Aug. 1 Hunters can expect another conservative deer season in 2015 as management continues to rebuild deer numbers across much of the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. “The 2015 deer hunting regulations will be quite similar to last year, with one-deer limits in most of … Continue reading

Zebra Mussels Confirmed in Becker County Lake

Zebra Mussels Confirmed in Becker County Lake

Zebra mussels confirmed in Big Cormorant Lake in Becker County The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in Big Cormorant Lake in northwestern Minnesota’s Becker County. A three-day search by DNR staff and the Becker County Soil and Water Conservation District found three live zebra mussels in different areas of Big Cormorant … Continue reading

MNSJ RADIO: Our 150th Radio Show!

We’re celebrating our 150th show this weekend on the MNSJ Radio Network.  We’ll feature one of our favorite interviews from the archives:  Michael Waddell from Bone Collector.  This interview originally aired two years ago this weekend, after a stop at Minnesota Archery in Litchfield. We also have Chuck Ellingson from the Watson Hunting Camp giving … Continue reading