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Gull Lake

March 10, 2017
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officer Tim Collette issues a citation to Jim Northrup III while his boat partner Todd Thompson records the event at the Hole-in-the-Day access to Gull Lake in August 2015. The two men were cited for illegally taking fish with a gill net. Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls file photo
Jurisdiction in activist netting case remains uncertain
March 10, 2017 - 5:30am
February 22, 2017
The 12th annual Gull Lake Frozen Fore, a winter golf and snowmobile charity event, is set for Friday-Sunday at locations around Gull Lake with the theme "Vegas Tour." Events this year will be held off the ice, 1 mile north of Hole-in-the-Day Bay on the old flea market lot on the west side of Highway 371.
Frozen Fore set for this weekend
February 22, 2017 - 2:01pm
February 13, 2017
Sheriff Tom Burch reminds those travelling on lakes and waterways to always use extreme caution with rapidly changing ice conditions and hazards such as hard-packed snow drifts and ice heaves, especially when travelling after dark. Illustration
Snowmobile crash injures man
February 13, 2017 - 11:41pm
January 30, 2017
Surrounded by anglers, Jasmine Vanderweyst of Princeton is bundled for the cold Saturday during the 27th annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake in Nisswa. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Videoplay button
Extravaganza Fishing Contest: Spectators make fishing contest a tradition too
January 30, 2017 - 12:14pm
January 28, 2017
Les Laidlaw of Mankato raises his hand to choose a Ford over a GMC truck after winning the 27th annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza Saturday on Gull Lake. Laidlaw won the tournament with a 5.54-pound northern pike. The event is billed the largest charitable ice fishing tournament in the world. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Videoplay button
Ice Fishing Extravaganza: Pike tops leaderboard at 27th annual contest: Tullibee fill 137 of 150 top spots
January 28, 2017 - 9:11pm
January 26, 2017
Motorists urged to use caution on Highway 371 Jan. 28 during Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake
January 26, 2017 - 11:16pm
Volunteers secure a tent pole Thursday as the setup continues for the 27th annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza, set for noon to 3 p.m. Saturday on Hole-in-the-Day Bay on Gull Lake. The drilling of 20,000 ice fishing holes will begin Friday morning. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Anglers primed for Extravaganza: Favorable weather expected for Saturday's contest
January 26, 2017 - 7:33pm
January 16, 2017
The sun sets on Hole-in-the-Day Bay Saturday. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch
Sunset on Gull
January 16, 2017 - 8:34pm
January 15, 2017
Free intro to ice fishing planned for youths, veterans
January 15, 2017 - 9:22am
Contestants at the annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza watch to see who will make it to the leaderboard at the end of the contest.
Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch
Where to win on the frozen water
January 15, 2017 - 9:20am
January 10, 2017
A man lowers a jig into a hole as a young boy watches. What began in 1991 with 5,500 anglers competing for $100,000 in prizes has grown to an event considered the world's largest charitable ice fishing contest and offering a prize list worth over $200,000, according to event coordinators. Boasting 20,000 holes to choose from, hosts expect over 10,000 anglers. Brainerd Dispatch file photo from 2016 contest.
Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza set for Jan. 28
January 10, 2017 - 12:58pm
CO Report: Ice improving, fishing success varys
January 10, 2017 - 12:16pm
December 6, 2016
With the temperature dropping, high winds pushed waves into the ice-covered shoreline forming icicles on plants on Hole-in-the-Day Bay on Gull Lake Tuesday. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch
Ice and Waves
December 6, 2016 - 6:40pm
October 25, 2016
Reader Opinion: Gull Lake is suffering
October 25, 2016 - 5:56pm
October 22, 2016
Fishing Report
October 22, 2016 - 6:11pm