A year ago, a new non-profit fishing organization called MN-FISH was launched for the purpose of “shortening-the-time-between-bites”. Our goalwas to give state anglers what we haven’t had; greater representation in the Minnesota Legislature. We also intended to act as a watchdog andsupport DNR fish management decisions when appropriate. During this startup period, we discovered MNFISH…

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MN-FISH Buy A Walleye Stamp

WALKER, MN – With fishing opener just weeks away, now is the time to buy a Walleye Stamp or two and support better walleye fishing in Minnesota. The $5 Walleye Stamp is not required to fish or keep walleye in Minnesota. However, it raises money to supplement the state’s walleye stocking efforts, and that’s especially…

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Tavel Pass MN-FISH

Walker, MN – The MN-FISH Sportfishing Foundation has a message for Governor Walz – allow anglers and boaters to travel statewide. According to the statement released today by the MN-FISH board of directors: “The MN-FISH Sportfishing Association board is requesting Gov. Walz to clarify his Stay at Home Orders and allow travel across the state…

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Minnesota Wild partnership flyer

Update as of 3/16/2020: As I’m sure you’ve heard, the NHL has decided to postpone the NHL season due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus. Per the statement from the league, the plan is to resume play when it is deemed safe to do so. Because of this, our State of Fishing ticket pack with Minnesota Wild…

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Give to the Max Day 2019 is scheduled for Thursday, November 14! Through the first decade of Give to the Max Day, donors have given nearly $170 million to more than 10,000 nonprofits and schools in just ten giving days! This year we ask that you donate to MN-FISH so that we can continue to…

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ron schara raven mn-fish

Rome wasn’t built in a day, neither are new fishing organizations.  However, we’re getting there. We have been increasing memberships, watching our pennies and creating a communication system to reach MN-FISH members, Legislators and other players in Minnesota’s fishing complex. Since our launch at the Northwest Sportshow in March 2019, the board of directors has…

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