Minnesota Fishing Report

Walleyes are scattered, coming from the top of the weeds, from the 15-20 foot edges, and from the deep waters at mid-lake structure. Spinner rigs and live bait rigs with leeches & crawlers are producing the majority of fish. Panfish are active in the weed beds. Some muskie anglers are having success on Big Detroit, […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, July 25, 2013 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. This has been a relatively stormy week in the northwest with several lively thunderstorms that dropped some heavy rain in some places, and […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, July 18, 2013 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. The hot weather has arrived, along with several severe storms. Reports are fewer , probably because of the heat. Rain has been spotty […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

Water temperatures are in the mid-70s on all Otter Tail region lakes. Walleye, northern pike, panfish and bass remain very active. The muskies have been more finicky, but some are still getting caught and released. Look for walleye off the edges in the 15-25 feet of water. Leeches and crawlers are producing best; live bait […]

Perham, MN Turtle Races

Yesterday was another great day for the International Turtle Races in Perham, MN! We had 375 racers here today from: California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin. Winners pictured with Miss Perham. First Place: Deena Fisher from New York Mills, […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

The walleye bite has been very good throughout the Detroit Lakes and Otter Tail County areas. Most fish have been holding along the shoreline breaks. Early morning and late evening hours have been best, especially when using minnows, leeches or crawlers in 13-19 feet of water at the deep weed edges. At the end of […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, July 4, 2013 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. With the coming of the hot, sunny weather this week, and the holiday weekend, reports have been fewer. All seem to be outside […]