Northern Minnesota getaways are always a treat. But even closer to the Twin Cities, in the Brainerd Lakes area, you’ll find even more treasures.
The desperate screams woke Joni Bauer, of Independence, right out of bed, around 6:45am Saturday morning. At first she thought the noise was coming from the TV, but when she stepped out onto her deck overlooking Lake Sarah, she realized the screams were coming from the water.
It could be a rare sub-zero night Friday. The WCCO weather team says we’ve dipped into those negative digits only four times this year, compared to the usual 30 or so days at or below zero. And, we’ve only seen a single digit high temperature one day this winter.
The warm weather conditions have left the ice about six inches too short to allow a Minnesota ice fishing contest to go on as scheduled.
It’s a “go” for one of Minnesota’s largest ice fishing tournaments
The warm weather is keeping the state’s fishers off the ice in south-central Minnesota this winter.
If the concept of “ice fishing” makes you shiver and think dreadful thoughts related to wind chill and hypothermia, think again.
One of Minnesota’s premier lakes looks more like a dump. It’s a real mess on Lake Mille Lacs up and down its northeast coast. Some estimate the mess stretches up to four miles.
Explore Minnesota Tourism reminds anglers this is the last weekend of the season to fish for walleye and several other game fish species in Minnesota’s inland waters.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is warning anglers that the deadline to remove their ice houses from lakes in the southern two-thirds of the state is almost upon us.
The 32nd annual International Eelpout Festival is under way on Leech Lake in Walker.
Thousands of anglers turned out for Minnesota’s second largest ice fishing tournament over the weekend, but apparently the fish didn’t get the memo.
Vikings were a part of a group ice fishing outing on Lake Waconia for charity today — with Adrian Peterson as the centerpiece.
Gov. Mark Dayton will participate in a Brainerd ice-fishing event for charity this weekend.
The dramatic ice rescue of a fisherman in LeSueur County was caught on tape.