Ice Fishing

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87-Year-Old Man Dies While Ice Fishing Up North

Authorities say the body of an 87-year-old man who failed to return from ice fishing in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has been found.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014


Record-Setting Catfish Caught In Michigan [VIDEO]

The fish weighed 52.0 pounds and measured 46.02 inches. “It’s a river monster, for sure,” Blakley can be heard saying on the video of his catch.

CBS Detroit–01/17/2014

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Michigan Fisherman Drowns After Falling Through Ice

Authorities say a fisherman has died and another was hospitalized after they fell through ice on a lake in Lenawee County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2013

Ice Fishing Shanty

Leaving Your Fishing Shanty Out Could Land You A Big Fine

Michigan anglers who leave their shanties out or who allow the structures to fall through the ice are subject to stiff fines.

CBS 62–03/08/2012

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Man Drowns While Ice Fishing In Thumb

A Lapeer County ice fisherman is dead after falling through the ice on a lake.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/16/2012

Snowmobiler Runs Down Ice Fisherman After Argument

Authorities in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula say a snowmobiler ran down and injured an ice fisherman following an argument on a frozen bay.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2012

Lake Saint Clair (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell, File)

Warm Winter Impacting Local Biz

As the temperature goes up, small businesses that rely on winter weather are seeing their profits go down.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2012

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Missing Ice Fisherman Found Safe

It’s a story with a happy ending, but it certainly didn’t start out that way.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2011