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Ice fishing

April 25, 2018
(From left) Dave Knoph, John Knoph, Allan Bentler, Ted Coder and Jon Kumpula. Not pictured Dave Welte and Gary Thompson (submitted photo)
Angels of the lakes: DL's Dark House Spearing and Angling Association cleans up Little Detroit
April 25, 2018 - 8:54am
March 7, 2018
Despite the cold weather, kids and parents waited patiently beside their fishing holes to see if they could reel in the biggest catch of the derby, and be eligible for some nice prizes from the Minnesota Darkhouse & Angling Association. (Submitted photo)
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
March 7, 2018 - 11:55am
February 11, 2018
At last year's Luke Gandrud Memorial Fishing Derby on Lake Ida, the first place prize for largest Northern caught went to 8-year-old Mckenzie Askelson of Twin Valley, with this 7 pound, 6-ounce beauty. A total of about 168 fish were caught throughout the afternoon. (Submitted photo)
Fishing for some family fun?: Kids' derbies set Feb. 17 on Lake Ida, Little Detroit
February 11, 2018 - 8:00am
February 17, 2017
According to organizer Tammy Odegaard, a multitude of fish are caught at the Cormorant Fishing Derby each year. (Submitted Photo)
Lake Ida, Little Detroit to welcome little fishermen: DL, Cormorant youth fishing derbies will provide free family fun
February 17, 2017 - 6:00am
February 15, 2017
Men, women and children all participated in the derby. Gerber estimated that around 1,500 lines were in the water. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Battle of the bait: 7th annual Poles N' Holes derby lures competition to Little Detroit Lake
February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 8, 2017
The Poles & Holes Fishing Derby brings out ice fishing lovers of all ages, though only those 18 and older are eligible to claim the more than $30,000 in prizes that have been donated by area businesses. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
Ice fishing, beer tasting, snow bikes and more: Polar Fest gets underway Thursday in Detroit Lakes
February 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 17, 2017
1 dead, 4 injured by apparent carbon monoxide in Minn. fish house
January 17, 2017 - 9:37am
December 24, 2016
Heating small, confined spaces, like a fish house, can be dangerous and lead to carbon monoxide poisoning, if done so improperly. Robert Williams/Tribune
Silent but deadly: Experts warn of risks, symptoms of carbon monoxide following Vergas death
December 24, 2016 - 1:00pm
December 23, 2016
Ice fisherman with camera discovers missing paddle boater on Minnesota lake
December 23, 2016 - 5:37pm
December 2, 2016
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
December 2, 2016 - 5:00pm
February 13, 2016
Warmer temps means less ice means early ice-off
February 13, 2016 - 5:10am
February 6, 2016
Not getting bites? Time to mix it up
February 6, 2016 - 5:10am
January 30, 2016
Ice fishing is heating up in Minnesota, North Dakota, thanks to thick ice, warmer weather conditions. Photo courtesy of N.D. Game and Fish Department
Ice fishing heats up across Minnesota lakes
January 30, 2016 - 5:10am
Conditions prime for Poles and Holes
January 30, 2016 - 5:05am
January 19, 2016
One dead, one hospitalized in carbon monoxide poisoning in fish house
January 19, 2016 - 8:57am