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Ice fishing

February 14, 2019
Outdoors report: Snow benefits skiing and snowmobiling, but it's beginning to cause access problems on some lakes
February 14, 2019 - 5:52pm
February 10, 2019
The Sailorettes, a group of Grand Forks-area women who ditch their husbands and significant others every year to go ice fishing, had another successful excursion to Lake of the Woods. Pictured with an eelpout they caught during this year's trip are Erin Snyder (from left), Trish Winter, Stacey Flesche and Kelsey Schemionek. (Photo courtesy of Stacey Flesche)
Sailorettes launch ice fishing tradition and ditch significant others for annual Lake of the Woods trip
February 10, 2019 - 7:00am
February 7, 2019
OUTDOOR REPORT: Snow and cold challenge ice fishing enthusiasts; trail conditions improve
February 7, 2019 - 12:56pm
January 28, 2019
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Weekly DNR enforcement report for Northwest Minnesota: Cold weather puts a damper on outdoor activities, Snowmobile safety classes etc.
January 28, 2019 - 11:56am
Zac Bernier of Grand Forks had good reason to smile after landing $2,000 for the 1.3-pound walleye he caught to win the walleye category Saturday afternoon during the Devils Lake Volunteer Fire Department's 35th Annual Ice Fishing Tournament on Devils Lake. Bernier also won a trophy and a free taxidermy mount of his winning walleye. (Submitted photo)
Grand Forks angler wins $2,000 for 1.3-pound walleye Saturday on Devils Lake
January 28, 2019 - 10:24am
January 27, 2019
Wheeled ice fishing houses have become all the rage in recent years, and it's not unusual for owners to spend days at a time on the ice. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
DOKKEN: Night on the big lake puts wheelhouse craze in focus
January 27, 2019 - 7:01am
January 24, 2019
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Outdoor Report: Cold weather adds to ice sheet, Devils Lake ice fishing tournament set for Saturday
January 24, 2019 - 4:54pm
January 20, 2019
Despite their cost, which is somewhere north of $60,000 brand-new, SnoBears are a popular option for anglers in the Lake Region because they provide the luxury of heated comfort along with the mobility needed to do well on Devils Lake in the winter. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)play button
Fishing in a SnoBear adds comfort to cold, blustery day in the Lake Region
January 20, 2019 - 7:00am
January 17, 2019
Photo courtesy of Pixabay.
OUTDOOR REPORT: Walleyes continue to cooperate, Winter Festival set for Saturday at Turtle River State Park etc.
January 17, 2019 - 3:42pm
January 14, 2019
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DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Ice fishing, snowmobile enforcement continue to dominate winter workload
January 14, 2019 - 2:17pm
January 10, 2019
Joe Henry (right) of Lake of the Woods Tourism and Rick Rone, mayor of Baudette, Minn., show off Rone’s 22¾-inch walleye caught Jan. 3 during the Walleye Wars fishing event between Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake. The fish was good for big walleye bragging rights on the day. (Photo courtesy of Lake of the Woods Tourism)
OUTDOOR REPORT: Best Lake of the Woods action in water 27 feet and deeper, Perch bite heats up on Devils Lake, look to Minnesota for best ski conditions
January 10, 2019 - 2:00pm
January 8, 2019
Minnesota DNR to host educational outdoors events at state parks
January 8, 2019 - 12:43pm
WOW volunteer Todd Kniefel high-fives Darla Olson as she catches the second of three northerns.  Special to Forum News Service
Minnesota angler battling health issues gets overwhelming response for fishing assistance
January 8, 2019 - 10:28am
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Snowmobiling, ice fishing activities dominate conservation officer workloads
January 8, 2019 - 8:04am
January 6, 2019
In this video still, Joe Henry of Lake of the Woods Tourism shows off the Walleye Wars trophy Friday morning during a visit to teacher Lance Sage's Outdoor Career Education class at Warroad High School. (Courtesy of Lake of the Woods Tourism)
DOKKEN: 'Walleye Wars' generates ice fishing buzz on Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake
January 6, 2019 - 6:58am