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No ordinary fish story

October 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — It has been a few years since southwest Minnesota Commercial Fisherman Scott DesLaurier has pulled his nets through the waters of Lake Bella in hopes of ridding the man-made lake of rough fish.

He and his crew spent three days on L…continue reading on dglobe.com

Leier: Vast expansion of ND fisheries

August 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

The well documented and discussed wet cycle and expansion of fisheries is not new to most anglers, or even people who don’t fish. Anyone over the age of 25 can attest to the continuing growth and expansion of water and fisheries in North Dakota.
W…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Carp get an earful from underwater speakers

August 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

GENOA, Wis. — Any invasive carp trying to swim up the Mississippi River through the shipping lock here will get an earful.
Five underwater speakers blare out the racket of roughly 20 outboard motors — a sound unpleasant to humans, unnoticed by n…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier: Extended winter shortened 2013 spring

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

My short-term memory is sharp enough to recall that the 2013 winter lasted a little too long for my liking, and unless April cross-country skiing or snowmobiling are a draw, I’d suggest ice anglers had plenty of time from last December through Marc…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Officials seek what killed invasive Asian carp

July 22, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The rotting carcasses of hundreds of silver carp were found in the Missouri River’s slow backwaters near Vermillion and Ponca, Neb. Continue Reading

Hot enough? Hit the lake and send us your fish photos!

July 18, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota’s midsummer is upon us, we KNOW you’re fishing. Send us a pic of those feisty fish you wrangled and angled and get featured in Just Fish! Continue Reading

It’s summer! Hit the lakes and send us your fish photos

July 18, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota’s midsummer is upon us, we KNOW you’re fishing. Send us a pic of those feisty fish you wrangled and angled and get featured in Just Fish! Continue Reading

Hot enough? Hit the lake and send us your fish photos!

July 18, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota’s midsummer is upon us, we KNOW you’re fishing. Send us a pic of those feisty fish you wrangled and angled and get featured in Just Fish! Continue Reading

Just Fish! Send us photos of your big catch this summer

July 3, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Echo Press is publishing photos and stories of fish caught on lakes in Douglas County and the surrounding area this summer, so make sure we don’t miss yours. Continue Reading

Hundreds of dead carp reported at Jamestown Dam

June 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

JAMESTOWN A European or Asian fish virus may be responsible for the deaths of hundreds of carp in the waters behind Jamestown Dam, according to Gene van Eeckhout, fisheries biologist for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department. Continue Reading