Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
A pair of anglers ventured out onto the thin ice of Deadshot Bay Monday evening to try their hand at catching a big walleye. They reported the ice to be only an inch and a half thick.

On thin ice: local anglers test ice, test fate

Email

Anglers have been walking on thin ice with local law enforcement recently, as they've prematurely been taking to the semi-frozen lakes.

"There's no law against being foolish," said Becker County Sheriff Tim Gordon, "but the thing is, when they go through it's our responsibility to retrieve them ... dead or alive."

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement