With the Minnesota fishing opener just a few days away, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has announced several Cook County fishing closures that will be in effect to protect concentrations of spawning walleye, which may be vulnerable to overharvest.
The weather this weekend for anglers is expected to be cold, especially Saturday morning. Regardless of the temps outside, the Minnesota DNR says that water temperatures statewide are still below 70 degrees, cold enough to cause the gasp reflex and incapacitate even strong swimmers in less tha…
A lot of motorists will be hitting the road this weekend, looking for their next big Minnesota fishing opener success story. The Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds travelers to plan ahead and use extra care when driving through highway work zones.
Before you head out for the Minnesota fishing opener, make sure you brush up on Minnesota's invasive species laws because, beginning this year, violators who are found guilty of violating those laws will now face more than just a fine.
I'm sure you have all of your travel plans set for Saturday's Minnesota fishing opener. Now it's time to focus on what the fishing conditions are going to be like where you will be casting a line. Luckily, the Minnesota DNR is here to help
As thousands of Minnesotans prepare to head out to the lakes for the 2015 fishing opener, I thought it would be a great time to use the Country Throwback to bring back a video starring some of our great listeners.