Contact Us
Ice Fishing

Ice Fishing

Ice Fishing
Getty Images
[

Ice Fisherman Dies of Apparent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Cass County authorities say a man died after apparently suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning in an ice fishing house on Leech Lake. Reports say emergency responders and deputies found one man dead and three others sick in the fish house on Walker Bay on Sunday afternoon.

Read More

Ice Fishing
Jerry Carlson/Spring bobbers are an effective bite detection system that is quite easy to master.
[

Put a Little Spring in Your Bobber

It happens to me several times every winter. Someone that has not experienced the pleasures of modern ice fishing techniques asks me to take them panfish fishing. I gladly oblige.

Read More

Charlie_Jerry
Jerry Carlson/Working as a team helped land the bass/Catching a bigger fish on light line is always a thrill. Knowing how to handle it increases your odds of getting it on the ice
[

Handling the Occasional Bigger Fish

It was over a cup of coffee one morning that ice angling legend, Dave Genz and I got into a discussion about the occasional bigger fish that is caught while on a panfish outing. We both agreed that when a group of anglers get together for a day on the ice, someone in the group usually sticks an unexpected quality fish.

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Brainerd Prepares For 25th Ice Fishing Extravaganza [AUDIO]

The Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza - the largest ice fishing contest in the world - is being held for the 25th time tomorrow (Saturday). Sarah Stenerson has been involved with the event since 2006. She says over 10,000 ice fisherman will travel to Brainerd to take part in the annual contest that raises money for Minnesota charities.

Read More

Ice Fishing
Jerry Carlson
[

It’s All About Efficiency With Ice Fishing

The deep water basin that typically holds winter crappies was void of activity. There was not one single house in the area and very few old holes.

Read More

Exploration Equipment
Jerry Carlson / Although this new lake exploration did not yield numerous fish, it did show promise and the need for a return trip.
[

Exploring New Water Has Benefits

It wasn’t much to go on. The reports I had heard about respectable sunfish on this lake left us a little skeptical. Still, a person doesn’t learn uncharted territory without a little effort.

Read More

Jerry Carlson _Ice Fishing
Jerry Carlson -- Winter panfishing with plastic is an underutilized technique.
[

Plastic: An Under Utilized Technique

It wasn't until March of last winter that I received the green light from my oncologist. After an extended recuperation period from my cancer treatment and bone marrow transplant, she said she would allow me to do some limited ice fishing.

Read More

Category: Outdoor News Tags:
joncandy, Flickr
joncandy, Flickr
[

DNR: Ice Not Thick Enough to Walk On

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is warning you that the ice still isn't safe to walk or drive on.

Read More

Dave Genz is not only an ice fishing guru, he also knows a great deal about river fishing./Catfish are common in the Mississippi. This one was aggressive and feisty!
Jerry Carlson
[

The River Rat Side of Ice Fishing Pro, Dave Genz

When it comes to ice fishing, Dave Genz is probably the most recognizable name in the industry. There isn’t too much he hasn’t accomplished in the hard water world. However, what most anglers don’t realize about Genz is that he knows as much about river fishing as he does ice angling.

Read More

Kelly Cordes February 2014
Kelly Cordes February 2014
[

Ice Fishing Contest At Maple Lake

Thousands gathered on Maple Lake Saturday For cold fun in the sun.

Read More

Category: Show Notes Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wjon.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The WJON VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The WJON VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.