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Ice fishing

January 28, 2018
Spearing decoys blend art, science
January 28, 2018 - 6:01am
January 26, 2018
Motorists who travel Highway 371 between Brainerd and Nisswa will encounter slow or stopped traffic when the road is reduced to a single lane, and flaggers control traffic at various locations,  from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Metro Creative Graphics, Inc.
Motorists urged to use caution on Highway 371 Saturday during Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake
January 26, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 13, 2018
Take a Kid Ice Fishing runs through Monday. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota DNR
Outdoor Notes for Jan. 13
January 13, 2018 - 10:30am
January 11, 2018
With the temperatures above freezing, Richard Gould of Garrison fished Wednesday from his portable fish house on Rice Lake in Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Waiting for the Evening Bite
January 11, 2018 - 1:30pm
January 6, 2018
Brad Dokken
Commentary: Fishing isn't always catching
January 6, 2018 - 10:25am
December 30, 2017
Beautiful bluegills on a not so beautiful day.
What's Up Outdoors: Making ice
December 30, 2017 - 6:00am
December 23, 2017
Kyle and Tyler Bahr with the big fish of the day. Photo by Jamie Dietman
What's Up Outdoors: Ice fishing starts off with a bang
December 23, 2017 - 9:00am
December 17, 2017
Nick Anthony of Ballard's Resort takes some time to wet a line Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, as he talks about the work that goes into getting ready for another winter fishing season on Lake of the Woods near Baudette, Minn. Walleyes and saugers provided steady action throughout the day. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service                               play button
Resort workers keep Lake of the Woods winter fishing industry running smoothly
December 17, 2017 - 6:00am
December 16, 2017
Our Opinion: Stay safe on the ice
December 16, 2017 - 8:30am
December 11, 2017
Eric Justin shared these colorful sunset photos of Raylee, Karma, and Zaeda Braswell and Gabe and Zeke Stevens out Saturday evening trying to catch crappies from a lake near Merrifield. Submitted
Ice fisherman's retinal reward
December 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
December 10, 2017
What's Up Outdoors: Let's get out ice fishing
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
December 3, 2017
Venturing out on early ice is hard work, says Brosdahl, who uses a Nils Master auger mounted on a cordless drill to check ice thickness in this undated photo. Note the ice picks on his jacket, which Brosdahl believes should be required equipment for ice fishing enthusiasts. (Photo courtesy of Brian Brosdahl)
When it comes to ice fishing, 'Bro' knows
December 3, 2017 - 3:21pm
November 26, 2017
Brad Dokken: Noisy ice is always unsettling
November 26, 2017 - 6:13am
November 22, 2017
Devin Schuck (left) and William Cole pull their portable fishing shelter Tuesday evening onto North Long Lake. Early season anglers are reminded that ice conditions may vary and be dangerous. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Night Ice Fishing
November 22, 2017 - 8:00am
November 18, 2017
What's Up Outdoors: Quiet deer hunting season
November 18, 2017 - 6:30am