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Get prepped for next ice-fishing season now


Walleye, northern and bass season close Sunday and permanent fish houses have to be off the lakes March 7 in our neck of the woods. Up north, they have until March 21.

If you are not going to go after the panfish or perch through the ice, here are some things that you might consider before packing things away until next ice season:

• Clean up around your fish houses and make sure you mark your spear holes with a branch so a late-season angler doesn’t take a bath.

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Becca Clemens
After graduating high school in 2004, I attended Central Lakes College in Staples, MN for 2 years where I got a diploma in Communication Art and Design. I then transfered up to Bemidji State University in, you guessed it, Bemidji, MN. In the spring of 2009, I graduated from BSU. Then in the fall of 2009 I got a job at Echo Publishing, a sister company to the Brainerd Dispatch.
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