2017 Fishing Opener Coverage 10 May 17

Once again KDUZ and KARP are your home for coverage of the 2017 Minnesota Fishing Opener!  It’s a tradition like no other and we’ll help you out so you can haul in that trophy lunker!  

We’ll hear from Tackle Terry Tuma of Outdoor News with his annual Fishing Opener Interview, Gene Jeseritz from the Hutchinson Office of the Minnesota DNR will give some tips and let you know about area lakes, and our Sports Director Joel Niemeyer along with his father and Photographer Daryl Niemeyer will be in St. Cloud for the Governors Opener on the Mississippi River!  Check our schedule below and tune in for our Opening Fishing Reports!

Thursday, May 12-

KDUZ-11:05 am-DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about the Fishing Opener 

 

KDUZ-1:06 pm-DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Boating Regulations and Invasive Vegetation

 

KDUZ-2:06 pm-DNR’s Gene Jeseritz tells us about Children’s Fishing Ponds, and public Fishing Piers 

 

KDUZ-3:20 pm-DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Trout 

 

KDUZ-4:08:30 pm-DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Belle Lake 

 

Friday, May 13-

KDUZ 6:32 am-Joel from Governor’s Opener at the Mississippi River in St. Cloud with Todd Bissett, the Fishing Host for Governor Mark Dayton

KARP 7:10 am-Joel from Governor’s Opener at the Mississippi River in St. Cloud with Jerry Carlson, the Fishing Host Chair of the Event.

 

KDUZ 7:27 am- Joel from Governor’s Opener at the Mississippi River in St. Cloud with Eric Altena from the St Cloud Area DNR

KARP 8:10 am – Joel from Governor’s Opener at the Mississippi River in St. Cloud talking about Tracker Boats

KDUZ 8:23 am- Joel from Governor’s Opener at the Mississippi River in St. Cloud

KDUZ 11:05 am- Joel from Governor’s Opener at the Mississippi River in St. Cloud with Lt Governor Tina Smith

 

KDUZ-12:28 pm- DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Catfish in the area 

 

KDUZ-1:06 pm- Our annual Fishing Opener Preview interview with Tackle Terry Tuma

 

KDUZ-2:06 pm -DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Lake Washington and Lake Francis 

 

KDUZ-3:20 pm- DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Winsted Lake and Clear Lake

 

KDUZ-4:08:30 pm DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Lake Richardson and Big Swan Lake 

 

Saturday, May 14-

 

KDUZ-6:12 am- Joel from Governor’s Opener at the Mississippi River in St. Cloud with Josh Hagenmeister who’s the Fishing Host for Lt. Governor Tina Smith

KDUZ-7:26 am- DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Jennie and Minniebelle Lakes

 

KDUZ-8:40 am- Joel from Governor’s Opener at the Mississippi River in St. Cloud with St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis

KARP-9:20 am- Joel from Governor’s Opener at the Mississippi River in St. Cloud with Col. Rodmen Smith the MN DNR Enforcement Director

KDUZ-9:48 am-DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Stella Lake and Manuella Lake

 

KDUZ-10:16 am- Joel from Governor’s Opener at the Mississippi River in St. Cloud talking Fishing with Doug Sutherland from the Purple People Eaters Defense of the 1970′s Minnesota Vikings

KDUZ-10:36 am- DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Lake Ripley and Collinwood Lakes 

 

KDUZ-11:23 am DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Sleepy Eye Lake and Lake Willie

 

KDUZ-12:28 pm-DNR’s Gene Jeseritz talks about Long Lake 

 

Sunday, May 15-

 

KDUZ-9:18 am- Joel from Governor’s Opener at the Mississippi River in St. Cloud

 

Browse our gallery of Photos from the Governor’s Opener in St. Cloud: