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Outdoor Adventures

Bass are being caught using plastics or topwater baits, in the weeds on most lakes. They can be found both shallow and deep. Northern pike remain active on Maple, French, and Clearwater Lakes. Locate them near the deep weed lines. Sugar Lake, Lake Sylvia, Clearwater Lake, Indian Lake, and Pleasant...
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA EXTENSION - www.extension.umn.edu   This time of year, we often hear reminders to watch for zebra mussels, the well-known striped aquatic invasive species (AIS). This summer there’s another, lesser-known bivalve to keep your eyes out for, Corbicula fluminea (freshwater...
New homeowners often see their homes as blank canvasses. Looking at a home as a blank canvas is typically associated with its interior, but it also can apply to landscaping. Homes are empty of furniture and decorative items like photos and art on the walls when new homeowners move in. That makes it...
Sunfish can be found in 15-20 ft. on Pleasant Lake, Clearwater, Sylvia, and Sugar. Lake Augusta is producing a few walleyes at 12-15 ft., and on Clearwater and Sugar at 15-18 ft. For a successful catch, it’s best to use jigs and minnows, or spinners and leeches. Clearwater Lake, Sugar Lake, Lake...
Millions of motorists traverse the country's roadways when the weather allows. An increasing number of those motorists are seeing the sights while riding motorcycles. Riding a motorcycle can be an awe-inspiring experience much different from riding inside a car or truck. According to the motorcycle...
Bass and pike are active on the weed lines of most lakes, but the walleye reports have been limited. Clearwater Lake, Sugar Lake, Lake Sylvia, Maple Lake, and Lake John are keeping most anglers busy with consistent reports of sunfish being caught from the weeds in 10-15 ft. You can find crappies...
Parks have long been popular places to congregate. Facilities vary, but many parks offer various amenities - from walking or biking trails to dog runs to fitness areas. And while thousands of individuals and families visit parks each year, when the COVID-19 pandemic was declared in early 2020,...
Walleye activity has been limited to a few fish during low-light periods on Clearwater and Big Swan Lakes in 16- 22 ft., however, largemouth bass and pike are active, and are located near the weed lines on most lakes. Fish Clearwater, Maple, Sugar, and Indian Lakes, as well as, Lake Marie, Lake...
Raising a family is an expensive endeavor. A recent report from the United States Department of Agriculture estimated that the cost of raising a child from birth to age 18 is $233,610. Though parents know that's a small price to pay for all the joy their children bring into their lives, those same...
Lake Sylvia, Clearwater, Maple Lake, Sugar Lake, Lake John, Lake Marie, and Indian Lake are producing a variety of panfish, pike, and bass on the 8-15 ft. weed lines. Use leeches or crawlers to catch walleyes on Cedar Lake, Clearwater Lake, and Big Swan Lake on the 15-20 ft. weed lines. Little Jim'...

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