It’s been two weeks since ice houses cleared local lakes, but some are still ice fishing. So that got us wondering: With cold days like Sunday, is the ice still safe to walk on?
The northern Minnesota town of Aitkin celebrates the frigid weather with its annual fish house parade this week. The Aitkin Area Chamber of Commerce will host the 22nd annual “World Famous Fish House Parade,” starting at 1 p.m. Friday.
The warm weather is keeping the state’s fishers off the ice in south-central Minnesota this winter.
Warm weather and strong winds on Monday are to blame for several fish houses falling through the ice in Grant County.