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The latest news and events from Alexandria, Minnesota

October Fishing Report and Jig Techniques

October Fishing ReportThe month of October is one of my favorites for a number of reasons: beautiful colored trees, numerous days of perfect fall weather, and the fish bite like crazy!  Many types of fish ...

Fall Smallmouth Bass Fishing Tips

Custom Gallery: images not found   In the month of September there is plenty of good fishing to be had, but there’s no place I’d rather be than fishing smallmouth bass. September is the month ...

Mid-Summer Fishing Tactics

On most bodies of water August can be one of the most difficult and intimidating times of the year to catch walleye.  I imagine most anglers would agree to this, even though studies show it’s ...

Summer Fishing Techniques

I've listed below a bunch of great summer fishing techniques for the most common fish in the Alexandria area. With an edge on the fish and a little perseverance you should be able to catch ...

June Lake Fishing Report

The fishing across the Alexandria area remains excellent.  In fact it’s arguable one of the best bites across the state right now.  Normally by July the bite has slowed or at least gotten more unpredictable, ...

Alexandria May Fishing Report

Custom Gallery: images not found It’s hard to believe that less than three weeks ago there was ice on the majority of the lakes for the Alexandria May fishing report.  Luckily the night before walleye ...

Still Ice Fishing in Alexandria!

Well there are two questions I've been asked over and over the past month.  The first is, "How much ice is on the lakes in the Alexandria area?”  The other is, “Will the ice be ...

Late Late Season Ice Fishing In Alexandria

Normally this time of year I’m fishing the last bit of ice, or fishing open water from shore somewhere.  Well, that is certainly not the case this year.  With cooler than average temps we have ...

Late Season Crappie Tactics

Whether you are a person that loves snow or one that could do without it, it’s hard to deny the beauty it brings to the area.  Over the past month the Alexandria area has seen ...