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Ice fishing

January 18, 2018
N.D. Game and Fish Department photo
Outdoor report: Fishing steady on region's lakes
January 18, 2018 - 3:03pm
January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 - 3:23pm
January 10, 2018
​Eric Erickson, 13, caught this 38-inch, 12-pound northern pike Jan. 7 on Devils Lake on a tip-up. Erickson is an eighth-grader at Schroeder Middle School in Grand Forks. The fish was kept. Click on the image to see the complete photo.
Eric Erickson northern pike
January 10, 2018 - 9:18am
January 7, 2018
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Some days just go like that
January 7, 2018 - 6:11am
January 4, 2018
OUTDOOR REPORT: Cold weather improves ice conditions but results in tougher fishing
January 4, 2018 - 12:39pm
December 21, 2017
December 21, 2017 - 11:29am
December 19, 2017
Ice on area bodies of water will vary in thickness. Fishermen and other winter outdoor enthusiasts are urged to use extra caution if going onto the ice. John M. Steiner / Forum News Service
ND Game and Fish officials urge caution on lakes
December 19, 2017 - 8:08pm
December 17, 2017
A lightweight SUV pulls a Ballard's Resort fish house across the ice of Lake of the Woods north of Pine Island on Tuesday, Dec. 12. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)play button
Ice fishing's unsung heroes: From drilling holes to cleaning fish, resort workers keep Lake of the Woods' winter fishing industry running smoothly
December 17, 2017 - 6:00am
December 14, 2017
OUTDOORS REPORT: Good ice and fishing reports coming from Lake of the Woods and Upper Red Lake
December 14, 2017 - 2:23pm
December 13, 2017
North Dakota has a record number of lakes on the landscape right now, and a lot of them have good populations of walleyes, perch and/or northern pike. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: There's reason for ice fishing optimism in North Dakota but don't overlook safety
December 13, 2017 - 9:32am
December 3, 2017
Panfish are a passion for ice fishing expert and promoter Brian "Bro" Brosdahl, and his name can be found on a variety of ice fishing jigs, rod-and-reel combos and other products. (Photo courtesy of Brian Brosdahl)
When it comes to ice fishing, 'Bro' knows
December 3, 2017 - 6:00am
November 26, 2017
Fisheries personnel from the Department of Natural Resources' area fisheries office in Baudette, Minn., unload fish caught during an annual fall assessment in September 2016 on Lake of the Woods near Warroad, Minn. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Walleye, sauger numbers hold strong on Lake of the Woods
November 26, 2017 - 7:16am
November 22, 2017
OUTDOOR REPORT: The wait for ice continues on Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake
November 22, 2017 - 2:09pm
November 16, 2017
Many anglers who haven’t already ventured out to their favorite lake or a promising new destination are waiting anxiously for good ice to get their winter fishing season started. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Outdoor report: Ice fishing getting started
November 16, 2017 - 6:45pm
November 3, 2017
An angler holds a good-sized walleye caught on Mille Lacs Lake in July 2013. Forum News Service file photo
Mille Lacs Lake will be open for limited walleye ice fishing
November 3, 2017 - 3:39pm