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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
May 20, 2018
Pete Howard of Stillwater, Minn., had reason to smile after landing this 25-inch walleye Sunday, May 13 on Lake of the Woods during the opening weekend of Minnesota's 2018 walleye season. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods crew
May 20, 2018 - 6:18am
December 17, 2017
A lightweight SUV pulls a Ballard's Resort fish house across the ice of Lake of the Woods north of Pine Island on Tuesday, Dec. 12. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)play button
Ice fishing's unsung heroes: From drilling holes to cleaning fish, resort workers keep Lake of the Woods' winter fishing industry running smoothly
December 17, 2017 - 6:00am
December 23, 2016
Braden Durick, 6, of Grand Forks, gets a hand from his dad, Brad, in holding the 22½-inch walleye he caught Dec. 18 on Lake of the Woods. The walleye was released. (Brad Dokken/ Grand Forks Herald)
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Early ice trip to Ballard's Resort on Lake of the Woods serves up hot fishing on a cold day
December 23, 2016 - 11:44am
December 19, 2016
Walleyes and saugers were in abundance Sunday during an ice fishing trip to Ballard's Resort on Lake of the Woods. (Brad Dokken photo)
Cold weather and hot fishing on trip to Ballard's Resort on Lake of the Woods
December 19, 2016 - 4:56pm
May 22, 2016
Brad Dokken
BRAD DOKKEN: A cold, windy walleye opener
May 22, 2016 - 8:30am