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Frozen Fore on tap this weekend
17 hours 14 min ago
January 27, 2019
Gary Creger of Forest Lake (right) talks with Brian Moon, host of Brainerd Outdoors Radio, after being announced the winner of the top prize with a 5.2 pound northern pike Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza at Hole-in-the-Day Bay on Gull Lake. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Anglers capitalize on 'balmy' conditions for 29th Ice Fishing Extravaganza
January 27, 2019 - 10:39pm
January 26, 2019
Daryl Rosekrans helps drill holes in the ice Friday, Jan. 25, for anglers attending Saturday's Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake's Hole-in-the-Day Bay. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video  play button
Preparing for the Extravaganza
January 26, 2019 - 3:00am
January 25, 2019
Motorists urged to use caution on Highway 371 Jan. 26, during Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake
January 25, 2019 - 5:00am
January 17, 2019
Crow Wing County Sheriff Scott Goddard measures the ice Thursday, Jan. 17, as Clint Meyer with the Brainerd Jaycees and his son Quinnten Meyer watch. The ice check was to make sure there would be enough ice for the annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Hole-in-the-Day Bay on Gull Lake. The contest is scheduled Jan. 26. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
16 inches of ice: Sheriff gives blessing for Jaycees' Ice Fishing Extravaganza
January 17, 2019 - 7:05pm
December 9, 2018
Susan and Allen Schmidt, owners of Love Lake Christmas Trees, stand in front of a blue spruce Sunday, Dec. 2 -- the first tree they planted 32 years ago. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
The last Christmas: Love Lake Trees to close
December 9, 2018 - 1:25pm
November 1, 2018
Mayor Kevin Egan cuts the ceremonial ribbon in front of the newly paved County State Aid Highway 77 with key members of the project from both the city of Lakeshore and Cass County on Tuesday, Oct. 30, outside Sherwood Forest. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Lake Shore: CSAH 77 road work complete
November 1, 2018 - 4:00am
October 25, 2018
In August of 2015 area DNR officer Tim Collette issues a citation to  Anishinabe Jim Northrup III while his boat partner Todd Thompson videotapes the event at the Hole-in-the-Day access to Gull Lake Friday morning. The two men were cited for illegally taking fish with a gill net. Dispatch file photo
Judge convicts Cloquet man in netting case: Sentenced to probation and fines
October 25, 2018 - 5:00am
October 19, 2018
With water temperatures in the upper 40s, Gisela Borgwarth, 83, of Nisswa swims with morning sunlight illuminating her Thursday, Oct. 18, in Hole in the Day Bay on Gull Lake. Borgwarth began swimming as a young girl in the North Sea in Germany and continues until Halloween or later. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Video and Gallery  play button
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
October 19, 2018 - 9:00am
September 9, 2018
Northerns Inc. to host 44th annual Gull Lake tourney
September 9, 2018 - 10:00am
September 6, 2018
After setting their gill net in August of 2015, Anishinaabe Todd Thompson and Jim Northrup paddle for the shore of Gull Lake  in Nisswa with the Minnesota Department of Natural resources officers in the background. Thompson and Northrup were later cited for fishing with a gill net. (Brainerd Dispatch file photo/ Steve Kohls)
Judge hears arguments in Gull Lake netting case
September 6, 2018 - 3:00am
August 31, 2018
Blake Ernst shows off the handmade "Miss Manuella" at the Gull Lake Classic Boat Show at Bar Harbor on Saturday, Aug. 25. Dan Determan / Echo Journal
Gull Lake Classic Boat Show
August 31, 2018 - 8:00am
August 24, 2018
Tim Collette, a conservation officer for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, launched his patrol boat from Cragun’s Resort on Gull Lake about 6:30 p.m. Aug. 12, to arrest a pair of naked troublemakers operating vintage stand-up personal watercraft. Brainerd Dispatch illustrationplay button
Cheeky duo causes waves in boater confrontation
August 24, 2018 - 7:27pm
Baby Bootlegger raced during the golden era of Gold Cup racing. She brought the Gold Cup back East with her win in 1924, and kept it there with another win a year later. She competed again the next two years before the rules were changed. Submitted photo
Boat show in Brainerd lakes area brings out best of bygone era
August 24, 2018 - 5:00am
August 23, 2018
Despite a steady rainfall, boating enthusiasts made their way to Bar Harbor for the ninth annual (2017) Gull Lake Classic Boat Show to view classic boats like this Chris Craft. Echo Journal file photo.
Gull Lake Classic Boat Show is Saturday
August 23, 2018 - 5:30pm