Anglers from far and wide will be descending on the Lake Region this week for the 29th annual Devils Lake Volunteer Fire Department Ice Fishing Tournament
With over $225,000 in prizes it is one of the most popular events of the region bringing hundreds, if not thousands of anglers to the area later this week.
Grand prizes for the event include a 2013 Chevy Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LT 4x4 pickup truck, a $5,000 Master Card Gift Card, a 2013 Dodge Dart SE car, trips to Las Vegas, guided summer fishing trips, and a trip to Hawaii.
The fishing prizes are for
- Perch: 1st prize $2,000, 2nd prize $1,000, 3rd an ATV, 4th $500 and 5th $350.
- Northern: 1st - $2,000, 2nd a hardshell fish house, 3rd $750, 4th $500 and 5th $350.
- Walleye: First $2,000, second $1,000, third a 2013 Club Cab 4x4 pickup, 4th $500 and 5th $350. Plus a youth starter fishing package.