Baudette News


07/03/2018 09:29 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Minnesota fishing report 

Alexandria area: Anglers are finding bass, northern pike and panfish on almost every lake in the region. Bass and northern pike are being found in the deep weed lines in 18 feet and the outside pencil reeds in 4 to 6 feet.


06/20/2018 03:36 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Tighter harvest limits possible on Lake of the Woods 

Anglers could be taking fewer walleye and sauger next year from Lake of the Woods in far northern Minnesota, thanks to a proposal under consideration by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The proposal would lower the winter harvest limit from a combined eight walleye and sauger a day, to six fish.


06/05/2018 09:53 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Minnesota fishing report 

Baudette area: Rainy and windy weather kept anglers off Lake of the Woods, but walleye fishing has remained strong on the lake. The best depths are 15 to 25 feet during the day and 10 to 15 feet during morning and evening hours.


05/21/2018 04:06 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Kraus-Anderson to build Lake of the Woods International Arena in Baudette 

And in true Minnesota fashion, it's a safe bet hockey is at the center. Construction has begun on a $6 million hockey arena for youth and hockey programs.


05/11/2018 07:47 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Up North, Bait Shop Owners Gearing Up for Opener 

But if the crowds Sherree Wicktor was seeing Friday afternoon were any indication, that wasn't keeping anglers away from lakes in her area in advance of the opening of Minnesota's walleye season at midnight Saturday. "The crowds have been really good already," said Wicktor, the owner of S and W Bait on Highway 371 in the Brainerd area.