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Fishing season sees opening of 12 new lakes

A dozen new fishing destinations have been added this year, after the recovery of several lakes and fisheries closed for decades, the government announced Saturday.

The province will open eight lakes to walleye fishing this year, many of which have been closed since 1996 when Alberta introduced major restrictions to walleye harvesting after major population declines.

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The week in photos – so far

The Morinville Legion held their annual Fathers’ Day Fishing Event at the Morinville Fish and Game Association pond June 19. Thanks to Joe Jacob for sending in these photos of the day’s activities. […]

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Something fishy at Heritage Lake

Morinville – Akenberry Trout Farms paid a visit to Heritage Lake on a wet afternoon June 16 to stock the popular year-round fishing hole with another 3,000 rainbow trout. The man-made lake is stocked three times a year for a total of 9,000 trout. An additional 1,000 are deposited in the Morinville fish and Game Club Pond… […]