McGregor, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Anglers from across the state are flocking to Big Sandy Lake in McGregor for the 69th Governor's Fishing Opener.
It is that time of year again, a weekend many Minnesotans hold as sacred as Christmas or the Fourth of July. The fishing opener can also be one of those make-it-or-break-it...
It's time to reel in one of the biggest economic booms to Minnesota, the Minnesota fishing opener. Host city McGregor even saw a little bit of snow, but even that couldn't keep people away from a Minnesota tradition.
MCGREGOR—The wind was howling, skies were overcast and snow was falling lightly as a crowd gathered for the community picnic at the 69th annual Governor's...
Trolling for walleyes just after midnight Saturday -- the Minnesota fishing opener -- proved successful on Lake Mille Lacs.
In the Land of 10,000 Lakes, the follies of boat launching take on epic proportions on three special occasions: fishing opener, Memorial Day weekend and July 4th.
How much do you know about the Minnesota state fish? These 10 questions are designed to reveal how much you know about the walleye and get you ready for this weekend's fishing opener.
In the state of 10,000 lakes, fishing is a big deal. Which means the Minnesota Fishing Opener is an even bigger deal. Saturday marks the beginning of fishing season in the state. The Governor's Fishing Opener is on Big Sandy Lake in the...
Anglers can put their rods in the water when the clock strikes 12:01 a.m. on Saturday and fish for walleye.
With the fishing opener taking place this weekend, the DNR jumped at the chance to get a new group of young kids ready for the big day.