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Rainy River

June 12, 2018
The Minnesota DNR is considering new limits for walleye and sauger on Lake of the Woods and the Rainy River, including catch-and-release only fishing on the river between March 1 and April 14. Currently anglers can keep two walleyes under 19.5 inches at that time of year. News Tribune file photo.
Lake of the Woods, Rainy River walleye limits may change
June 12, 2018 - 7:03pm
May 21, 2018
Jack Burke of Stillwater, Minn., set a state record with this sturgeon measuring 73 inches long. It was caught in the Rainy River in far northern Minnesota. Submitted photo
Stillwater angler sets Minnesota lake sturgeon record
May 21, 2018 - 3:42pm
April 29, 2018
Beauty might be in the eye of the beholder when it comes to lake sturgeon, but the prehistoric-looking fish draw throngs of anglers every spring to the Minnesota-Canada border waters of Rainy River and Lake of the Woods. Brad Dokken / Forum News Serviceplay button
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