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Walleye regulations take another hit on Mille Lacs economy, Part I

By |2019-09-13T18:33:13-05:00September 13th, 2019|Categories: Updates|

Mille Lacs Messenger Update Walleye regulations take another hit on Mille Lacs economy, Part I By T.A. LeBrun Mille       Lacs Messenger      September 13, 2019 Lake is healthy and locals question DNR policy As owner of McQuoid's Inn, Tim Potoczny discusses how the recent DNR walleye fishing closure on Sept. 6 has affected [...]

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Lake Mille Lacs “controversy” continues

By |2019-08-29T14:34:34-05:00August 29th, 2019|Categories: Updates|

Joe Fellegy writes about the ongoing Mille Lacs controversy, A look at the record lake trout, MN-FISH, and Mille Lacs Outdoor News August 30, 2019. His report starts with Ron Schara’s question raised in Schara’s last Ramblings column in Outdoor News: Schara asks “The status of walleye fishing on Mille Lacs needs some kind of resolution, [...]

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Mille Lacs Walleye Angling Shut Down—Again

By |2019-08-27T15:09:09-05:00August 27th, 2019|Categories: Updates|

'Limit Reached' based on a pyramid of estimates Well, the MN DNR has just announced that Mille Lacs Lake will be closed for targeting walleye on Sept 6.  How many times, throughout its history, has Mille Lacs Lake been closed down entirely or limited to catch and release of walleye, prior to tribal gillnetting during the [...]

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1855 treaty rights appeal raises questions

By |2019-08-20T10:52:50-05:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Updates|

Long-expected appeal to be heard September 19 Joe Fellegy asks some great questions to keep in mind about the attempt to expand 1855 Treaty rights. This case may have far more consequences than the Mille Lacs 1837 Treaty case. This decision could bring Mille Lacs style co-management to most of Northern Minnesota lakes. PERM stands by all treaties [...]

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Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee Meets August 12

By |2019-08-01T17:16:11-05:00August 1st, 2019|Categories: Updates|

Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee (MLFAC) will meet from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, at Izatys Resort, 40005 85th Ave., Onamia. The agenda will cover an open water season update and a lake management planning discussion. Members of the public may observe MLFAC meetings, but these meetings serve primarily as a way for [...]

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Report: DNR gets input on Mille Lacs

By |2019-07-31T11:13:07-05:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: Updates|

DNR seeks input on its fishing management plan August 1 is the last day for DNR Mille Lacs survey The Mille Lacs Messenger recently reported on one of the DNR's' three "Community Conversations about Mille Lacs." (Will an increase in walleye harvest be in sight?) by T.A. LeBrun, July 24, 2019). This one was held at Kathio [...]

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DNR is developing a fisheries management plan for Mille Lacs and wants to hear from you

By |2019-07-12T00:32:23-05:00July 12th, 2019|Categories: Updates|

Discussion will recognize 'co-management' as a factor PERM encourages all Minnesota anglers to attend and have their voices heard. *** Thursday, July 11:  Northland Arboretum,14250 Conservation Drive, Brainerd *** Tuesday, July 16: Mille Lacs Kathio State Park classroom, 15066 Kathio State Park Road, Onamia *** Thursday, July 18: Indian Mounds Regional Park Pavilion, 10 Mounds Boulevard, St. Paul All [...]

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Share your vision for Mille Lacs Lake!

By |2019-06-24T16:51:58-05:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: Updates|

Attend a Mille Lacs Lake community conversation MN DNR's Minnesota Fishing Newsletter June 24, 2019 DNR is developing a fisheries management plan and wants to hear from you. You can hear a presentation from DNR Mille Lacs fisheries supervisor Tom Heinrich, participate in discussion groups, and all ages are welcome. Join us 6-8 p.m. in person: [...]

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DNR looking at gillnets in Bolder Lake?

By |2019-06-14T10:30:51-05:00June 14th, 2019|Categories: Updates|

This letter shows that legal and illegal gill netting is going on all over the state. The DNR doesn’t pay much attention unless there is a lot of ruckus raised. Typically most everything goes under the heading “allowed in the treaties” whether or not that area is treaty-specific. Doug President, PERM Letters to the Editor Outdoor [...]

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Why Does it Matter if the Mille Lacs Reservation Still Exists?

By |2019-04-29T14:22:01-05:00April 29th, 2019|Categories: Updates|

Update on the Tribal Related Litigation By Randy V. Thompson, Esq. Mille Lacs County Quarterly - April 2019 Even occasional readers of this newsletter have likely noticed that a federal lawsuit – brought in November 2017 by the Mille Lacs Band against the County, the Sheriff and the County Attorney - is a frequent topic in [...]

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