The Cuyuna Lakes Chamber's 17th annual Ice Fishing Contest is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 6, from noon to 3 p.m.

Participants can catch a fish from any public lake in Minnesota and enter it in the contest to win cash, gift cards to Cuyuna Lakes’ bars and restaurants, prize packages and more. More than $4,000 in prizes will be awarded.

To be eligible for the fishing contest, anglers must register on the FishDonkey app, or at the Cuyuna Lakes Chamber office in Crosby. Registration is $20.

Eligible species are walleye, northern pike, bass and crappie. Each participant’s largest fish per species will be entered onto the leaderboard, and 45 eligible fish will be selected at random to win a prize after the tournament concludes at 3:15 p.m.

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All eligible fish registered have an equal chance at winning one of 45 prizes. The size of your registered fish will not increase your odds to win a prize.

All fish entered in the tournament will be photographed, measured, recorded with the FishDonkey app.

All winners will be announced live on Skeeter 101.5 FM and the Cuyuna Lakes Chamber Facebook page. See complete details at