Hunting and Fishing

Hunting and Fishing

News and photographs from local hunters and fishermen.

Hog hunting!

Eric and Don Swenson shot these wild boars last month near Lake Moorehaven, Florida. According to Swenson, each boar weighed approximately 100-pounds. –Submitted Photo
The bass were biting last week at Green Lake north of the Twin Cities for Gaylord angler Dave Main. The former Gaylord football coach topped the amateur division of the Silverado Pro-Am Bass Tour Tournament of Champions and came...

Wisconsin Buck!

Gaylord native Jeff Messner shot this trophy buck two weeks ago near Alma, Wisconsin. The 10-pointer had a 17-inch spread and dressed out at 170-pounds.


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A good start!

Sibley East graduate Tricia Uecker, in her first year of bow and arrow hunting, bagged this deer. She shot the buck Saturday evening in a woods south of Gaylord. –Submitted photo

Prize Pike!

Ethel Bauer of rural Gaylord caught this 30-inch northern last month near Sugar Loaf Island in Minaki, Canada. She also caught a 16-inch small mouth bass on the trip. –submitted photo
The deer season started a bit prematurely for Gaylord businessman Neil Winterfeldt. He had an 8-point buck hanging in his garage five days before the season. The deer was killed in a fight with another buck which was...

Monster Buck!

It was the deer hunt of a lifetime for Gaylord native Todd Zimmerman. He shot this 10-point buck on November 5th near Winnebago, MN. Field dressed, the trophy deer weighed more than 200-pounds. –Submitted photo
It was an exciting deer hunt for three young hunters from the Gaylord area who bagged their first deer during the recent firearms season. Twelve-year-old Zach Steuck was less than one hour into his first hunt when he shot...

Monster muskie!

Myron Nelson of Gaylord caught this muskie last month in Minaki, Canada. Nelson caught the fish using 6# test line with single hook and leech. Nelson and the fish battled for 20 minutes. The muskie, hooked only in the...