Pro Tip: Try Different Depth Zones

Hello Summer fishermen!   Things have been hot!  The water is very warm (upper 70’s) and the clarity is a ...
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Assemble A Pattern – It's Worth It!

Hello summer fishing enthusiasts!   It’s the time of the summer when many folks trade their fishing poles in for ...
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Keep On Movin'!

Hello summer fishing enthusiasts! It is summer—for sure!  For those of you that like to fish mid-summer walleye with leeches ...
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Downtown Fergus Falls Mystery Tour

The Otter Tail County Historical Society is teaming up with the Fergus Falls Chamber of Commerce to bring you the ...
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Leeches, Night Crawlers & Crank Baits

Fishing is in full summer swing around Otter Tail Lakes Country this week!  When I catch sunfish in 25 feet ...
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Guide Lines: Fishing Superstitions

After being a full-time guide for 21 years, I've had the good fortune of being able to spend thousands and ...
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Myths & Legends: Stories from the State Hospital

Museum Plans Tour of State Hospital Mark your calendar for the popular Myths & Legends: Stories from the State Hospital on Friday, ...
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Line Up the Crankbaits & Lean Back!

Hello fishing enthusiasts! Otter Tail Lakes Country lakes continue to warm - water temps this week are about 70–72 degrees. ...
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32nd Annual Phelps Mill Festival on July 9th & 10th!

Head on over to the 32nd annual Phelps Mill Festival. The Phelps Mill festival is held annually on the 2nd ...
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