The Custom Rod Builders Guild is hosting its annual North Central Regional Get-Together Aug. 20-22 in Park Falls, Wis., home of St. Croix Rods. Custom rod builders from throughout the nation will be on hand for a weekend of rod building with hands-on instruction from the experts.
The second Ducks, Wetlands and Clean Water Rally is scheduled for April 22 at the Capitol Mall in St. Paul. The main program starts at 12:30 p.m. The goal is to get a constitutional amendment for dedicated funding for natural resources on the November ballot.
ST. PAUL (AP) - In order to protect concentrations of spawning walleyes from being over-harvested, the Department of Natural Resources is closing several Minnesota lakes and streams to fishing when the angling season opens May 15.
Several lakes and streams in Minnesota will be closed to fishing for the May 11 fishing opener to protect walleyes.
Anglers found low water in much of Minnesota on Saturday, the stream trout opener. The lack of snow and rain has resulted in light spring runoff.
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