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December2015

The Wait is Over…Devils Lake Ice Season is On!!

Posted: December 31, 2015

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Devils Lake, the huge lake in north-central North Dakota, and a favorite of ice fishermen, is finally fishable. The experts said this about the fishing action the past couple days:

Zippy Dahl, Perch Patrol, on their main quarry, “Perch fishing has been phenomenal this week. Lots of limits. Fish are in 14 to 28 feet. We’re fishing by ourselves. We even landed a couple 2-pounders.

Mark Bry, Bry’s Guide Service, “The walleye bite is very good now. They’re weed line related and the action in 4 to 8 feet is exceptional. A day ago, a large group of 18 people limited out with 90 walleyes. Limits are common.”

Clint DeVier, community ambassador and on the lake nearly every day, “Shallow walleyes in less than 10-feet are biting big-time in Lake Irvine, Lake Alice (open for the first time this year) and the north end of Pelican. Irvine has a lot of 18 to 22 inchers, while Alice has produced a number of bigger walleyes around five pounds.”

Like many lakes in the traditional ice fishing belt, Devils Lake froze much later than normal this year. When the bays and lakes to the north and west finally froze, they were hit with three storms and 15 inches of snow. That caused slush and travel issues. The main lake remained open during the first two storms, but has finally iced over with 5 to 8 inches in most places. Some of the northern connected lakes have a foot of ice. CAUTION is name of the game, and travel on foot, by snowmobiles and ATVs is the norm. “Truck travel will probably be safe by mid-January,” DeVier said.

Dahl said his 10 guides have only been chasing perch, and they are just beginning to check their key main lake spots. “We need cold, but until then, we will remain mobile and keep searching.” Bry said the favorite walleye tactics so far have been Northland Buckshot or Slender spoons with minnow heads. With the great shallow bite, he has not been venturing very far onto the main lake.

When describing the most productive walleye lures for the anglers he’s been fishing with, DeVier said, “I really like the Lindy flyer and Northland Buckshot spoons and the new Northland flutter spoon. Really good are jigging Rapalas. I cut off the two end hooks so the Raps don’t get caught on the bottom of the ice when fighting a fish through the hole. I also upgrade the treble to a larger size.”

He is just getting to his favorite perch spots now, and usually looks in 24 to 35 feet of water in early season. “One really fun fish in Devils Lake is pike. Set out some tip-ups and get some exercise. The lake is loaded with really good-sized pike, and with four lines per person, this will keep you warm all day. The north end of Pelican and Six Mile Bay are hot right now,” DeVier said.

The lake level is 1450.10, which is about two feet lower than spring, which means the sprawling lake covers approximately 147,000 acres on the main body and about 16,000 acres for the connected bays and lakes.

Ice travel demands caution all season, and especially with the late ice cover and snow storms. Current Devils Lake ice conditions, fishing reports and information is at devilslakend.com. This site features listings of guide services, resort, motel and casino accommodations, a lake map, cleaning stations (including the indoor, modern facility south of Ed’s Bait Shop on Hwy 20), plus regional outdoor and indoor activities for all ages and all interests. The phone is 701-662-4903.

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40th Annual Devils Lake Chamber Walleye Tournament

Posted: November 13, 2015

June 24 – 26, 2016

The Devils Lake Chamber Fishing Tournament is much more than a long-running community event.  It highlights the lake’s bounty with special cash awards for the largest walleye, northern pike, white bass and perch daily. This year marks the 40th year of the tournament and we are excited for June to come. The tournament dates will be June 24 & 25th.

Make sure to turn in your application by March 31, 2016 for your chance to win your tournament application fee back. Five winners will be selected. The five winning teams will receive tournament shirts from our five early bird sponsors. The tournament will be on a first-come, first-served basis, taking the first 150 teams.

Click here for all the details and to download the 2016 tournament application.

There are many new things to the tournament this year!

The rules meeting will be Thursday, June 23rd at 6:00 pm. The steak fry will start at 5:00 pm. You can register between 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm. The rules meeting will start promptly at 6:00 pm and your team must be registered before 6:00 pm or you will be disqualified.  All tournament events will be held at Graham’s Island State Park. We will welcome back local pro-angler Johnnie Candle as our Tournament Director again this year.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call Johnnie Candle, or Suzie Kenner with any questions or concerns. We will be happy to visit with you. You can reach Johnnie at 701.371.9431 and Suzie by calling the Chamber office at 701.662.4903. We look forward to receiving your applications. Please make sure to book your accommodations as soon as possible. You can find a list of options at www.devilslakend.com (under the tourism tab).

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Waiting for Good Ice!

Posted: November 8, 2015

It’s that time of year when ice fishermen become antsy. They have their rods rigged, new tackle purchased, the shelter ready to go, and vacation plans made. The only ingredient missing is ice, but standby, a solid covering of ice has never missed a year at Devils Lake, North Dakota.

The average ice cover forms on the west end and northern bays first, usually in early December. Guide Jason Feldner thinks it will be a couple weeks later this year. Resort owner and guide Aaron McQuoid agreed. These guys have an eye on water and ice conditions every day of the year.

As soon as “walking-ice” forms, anglers begin the trek. They drive to water’s edge (with landowner’s permission), park and hike out. ATV travel occurs a week or so later. The reason to get out early, “The walleye fishing will be great,” Feldner said. He based his prediction on one of the best open-water walleye fishing seasons in recent history.

Winter fishing can best be judged by the summer and fall. McQuoid said, “The whole summer was fun-filled with lots of 13 to 17 inch walleyes.” There’s also good news for Devils Lake perch. This summer each fisheries survey net had 16 perch per net, compared to last year with nine perch per net. Perch draw the biggest winter crowds. Perhaps it’s because of the famed 12-inch plus jumbo perch, designated by their hump backs and fat bellies.

Jason Mitchell runs a large Guide Service and hosts Jason Mitchell Outdoors TV. He said, “This was a really good summer and fall, which means walleyes under the ice will be just as active. Where we find them in fall is where we start at first ice.” He will concentrate on rocky shorelines and road beds. “When the lake drops like it did this year, ice fishing is better because the shrimp don’t explode like when water levels are rising,” he predicted.

Mitchell (www.jasonmitchelloutdoors.com) likes early ice because perch and walleyes are generally together in water 9 to 21 feet deep. “Best areas have a mix of sand, rock and flooded timber,” he said. He recommended fishing aggressively and covering water with Chubby Darters or small spoons with minnow heads or wax worms. “I hope the perch are like they were two years ago when we had the best bite in 15 years. They’re out there, but be mobile and keep searching,” he said.

Tactics for perch and walleyes are simple for Feldner (www.percheyes.com).  He attacks gravel shorelines in 4 to 10 feet of water, and also humps that top out at those depths. He jigs almost exclusively with Lindy Little Joe Rattling Flyer spoons with a minnow head on one of the treble points.

McQuoid (www.mcquoidguides.com) said, “Early ice is all about moving to find active fish for my clients. I use spoons, Jigging Raps and jigs.” He also places tip-ups baited with minnows, but keeps moving to locate the hottest bite. “We can have four lines in the winter, so it can be very busy out here. Bring some kids and share the experience with them,” he said. Both guides felt the white bass had an excellent hatch this year, and suggested lure colors that match young-of-the-year bass.

Biologists want this winter’s fishermen to target northern pike. They bite every day of the year-long North Dakota season. Summer survey nets showed increased sizes, especially the 28 to 34 inchers. “Don’t be shy about keeping pike for the table,” said Todd Caspers, area fisheries biologist. “Based on our surveys, I expect fishing should be good again this winter.”

For those who depend on GPS mapping when searching for the best ice spots, Jeff Frith, Devils Lake Basin Joint Water Resources Board manager said the lake level is 1450.10, which is about two feet lower than spring. With pumps running May thru early November, approximately 175,000 acre/feet of water was pumped out. Devils Lake has no natural outlet. This equates to about 10 inches of depth for the sprawling lake of about 147,000 acres for the main body and about 16,000 acres for the connected bays and lakes.

Ice travel demands caution all season. All the current Devils Lake ice conditions, fishing reports and information is at devilslakend.com. This site features the latest details on the outdoor scene with complete listings of guide services, resort, motel and casino accommodations, a lake map, cleaning stations (including the indoor, modern facility south of Ed’s Bait Shop on Hwy 20), plus regional activities for all ages and all interests. The phone is 701-662-4903.

 

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Devils Lake CVB & Chamber Launch New Event Calendar

Posted: October 21, 2015

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Devils Lake, ND – The Devils Lake Convention & Visitors Bureau and Devils Lake Area Chamber of Commerce have teamed up to launch a new and improved community events calendar at http://events.devilslakend.com/. Visitors and local residents can now access a listing of community events that is mobile friendly and interactive.

As a visitor to the area, you can pull up the events calendar and find something to do while you are here; anything from music and entertainment to sports and local attraction events. As a local resident you now have the ability to sign in to the calendar and make a personal profile. With this new feature you can:

  • Sign up for e-mail notifications on events you are attending
  • Interact with your social media accounts
  • Sign up for trending events newsletter
  • Subscribe to events and categories you are interested in and sync with your personal calendar

As an organization or event organizer you now have many more features to help attract people to your event. You now have the ability to add pictures to your event, interact with your event or organization website as well as your official Facebook event page, RSVP functions and more.

“Our hope is that this will become the community go-to calendar. With all of the interactive functions, people can now subscribe to events to get reminders in their inbox and calendars, get notifications when event details change or information is added and really feel a part of the community. The website now has so many more features that we really feel it will become a viable tool in our community.”

For more information on the event calendar or to download the Devils Lake CVB’s event communication check list please visit http://www.devilslakend.com.

Catch it all in Devils Lake!

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‘Incredible’ Devils Lake Summer Points to a Great Fall Season

Posted: October 7, 2015

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Going from summer to fall on Devils Lake means two things: the fishing only gets better. And, anglers add a layer or two of clothing. After a season that was termed “incredible” by guide and walleye champion Johnnie Candle, he can’t wait to get on the lake each day as the fall season moves forward.

“Fall will be a bonanza once again,” he said. “Bigger fish are showing up already.” Devils Lake, located in north-central North Dakota, offers something for all walleye anglers. Tactics vary from conventional casting crankbaits to jigging to slip-bobbering to pulling bottom bouncers with spinners, to fishing vertical with Jigging Rapalas. There are thousands of acres (estimates put the number at 150,000 to 200,000 acres) of back bays, shorelines, and numerous main-lake sections offering anglers opportunities to seemingly have the entire lake to themselves.

After recent summer netting surveys, area fisheries biologist Todd Caspers said, “Anglers can expect walleye fishing as in past years.” With numerous guide services operating from most resorts, plus the many independent professionals, Devils Lake has experts that will teach, showcase and guide visiting anglers during their initial visits. Many out-of-state anglers hire guides for a day, then venture out on their own with a solid game plan the remainder of their stay.

Touring walleye pro anglers shared their opinions of the lake. Gary Parsons is one of the most respected pro anglers, is in the National Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame, is host and owner of The Next Bite TV, and winner of hundreds of thousands of dollars and many major-league tournaments. After placing in the top 10 in the mid-September Cabela’s National Walleye Tour Championship on Devils Lake, he said, “I’ve fished this lake for 25 years, and in my opinion, it ranks as one of the best fishin’ spots in the US. The walleye fishing is more diverse, and during tournament week, if a spot seemed like it would hold fish, it did.”

Parsons added, “Many of us asked each other ‘How many walleyes live here?’ There are a tremendous number of 14 to 18 inch walleyes in the system, and as my 5-fish 30-pound bag proved, there are plenty of trophies present, also. The lake seems healthier than ever. What a great place for a family to vacation, fish and enjoy the outdoors.”

Hall of Fame pro walleye angler and record holder for the most top 10 place finishes in major competitions (plus many wins) Mike Gofron, also scored another top 10 at the NWT Championship. After a week on Devils Lake, he said, “This place ranks as one of the best tournament waters anywhere. Anyone can catch a limit any day, and most of the year, its one heck of a fishery for big fish.” He added that he loves the challenge because of the many tactics that can be used to catch fish, and that it’s like a new body of water every time he fishes it. “I don’t know of any other lake where I discover new spots to fish almost every day,” he said. “My tip for fall is to use bigger lures to match the hatch as young-of-year have grown.”

Local guide Mark Bry (701-739-0161) advised anglers to look for walleyes near deep rocks and flooded roadbeds this fall. “Work the tops of the roads/rocks and also the ditches and drop-offs nearby,” he said. Tips from Bry: “Use larger cranks while trolling to trigger more bites. Bring Jigging Raps with you and use them! Current areas by bridges are great places to jig. Watch the roadways and when you see frogs moving from marshes to the lake, fish shallow because walleyes love frogs in fall.”

Candle also found rocks to be the key as weeds die off, but he said check for the last remaining green weeds. “There will be walleyes there,” he said. He works vertical gliding baits on deep rock structure (but near shallow feeding areas). His favorite trolling lure this time of year right up to ice is a Number 9 Flicker Shad. His largest Devils Lake walleye came Oct. 13, last year. It weighed an even 11 pounds.

Devils Lake perch draw thousands of fishermen every winter. More anglers are also targeting perch in open water, and based on netting surveys, the news is good. Last year, surveys showed nine perch per net, but this summer each net had 16. “The good news is the big 2013 year-class coming up through the system,” Caspers said. “These fish are now 5 to 8 inches, and last year there were three per net, but a few months ago there were 10 to the net.”

For reference, the 8 to 10 inch perch were about average. The 10 to 12 inch perch (the 2011 year-class) showed up 3.2 per net compared to 1.6 last year. The 12-inch perch were about the same as last year. “Little perch have their work cut out for them with all the predators in the lake,” Caspers said.

In addition to walleyes, northern pike like visiting anglers. They bite all day, every day of the 365-day North Dakota season, and nets showed increased sizes, especially the 28 to 34 inchers. “Don’t be shy about keeping pike for the table,” Caspers said. “They’re fine eating, and here on Devils Lake, we have generous limits.” The biologist said, “Based on our surveys, I would expect fishing should be good again this fall and into winter.”

Devils Lake makes it easy for anglers and hunters (fall is prime duck and goose hunting on the lake and in the region) to gather all the information they need in one convenient and easy-to-use location – devilslakend.com. This website features the latest details on fishing and hunting, with complete listings of guide services, resort, motel and casino accommodations, current outdoor reports, ramp locations, a lake map, cleaning stations (including the indoor, modern facility south of Ed’s Bait Shop on Hwy 20), plus regional activities for all ages and all interests. The phone is 701-662-4903.

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Devils Lake Area Local Ducks to Offer Good Opener

Posted: September 2, 2015

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Devils Lake is known for walleyes and ducks. Or, maybe it’s perch and ducks. Either way, the North Dakota Community (and lake of the same name) draws outdoorsmen from far and wide.

With the fishing season rolling along, and the spectacular fall “bite” about to pick up, Devils Lake also is getting ready to host duck hunters. Actually, with the season opening the end of September for residents and Oct. 3 for non-residents, duck season is a sportsman’s dream. “Ducks in the morning; walleyes in the afternoon,” said Brian Prince, state regional wildlife management supervisor for Devils Lake.

TV show host and fish and waterfowl guide Jason Mitchell agreed, “This is the best season of all. We call it cast and blast, and people come from around the world to take part.” Mitchell’s large guide service team likes the transition from all fishing to half and half. There are dozens of waterfowl guides with a complete listing at devilslakend.com. “Bring your fishing rod when you come,” Mitchell said.

When asking the wildlife manager what to expect this season, he cited his personal surveys throughout a big area around the huge lake. Prince said, “From my brood surveys, things are looking good. There are lots of ducks around according to game counts.” He felt duck production was about average, which for the region is a good thing.

Prince cited his long-time employee now working the Williston area who said the duck numbers look good from Devils Lake west to Williston. “They’re feeding in the harvested grain fields, and easy to see,” he said. Hunters have options from field-hunting to small ponds to the unlimited Devils Lake opportunities to set-up in back-bays, main-lake points, trees, cattails, islands, etc. The flight of northern ducks depends on weather but usually occurs in early November. He said, “This is really the place to enjoy duck hunting and all other fall outdoor activities.”

Devils Lake makes it easy for hunters and anglers to gather all the information they need in one convenient and easy-to-use location – devilslakend.com. This joint website from the Chamber of Commerce and Tourism features the latest details on fishing and hunting, with complete resort, motel and casino accommodations, guide services, current reports, ramp locations, a lake map, cleaning stations (including the indoor, modern facility south of Ed’s Bait Shop on Hwy 19), plus regional activities for all ages and all interests. The tourism office also has a PLOTS book available that lays out all the public hunting land in the area. The phone is 701-662-4903.

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2015 Devils Lake Chamber of Commerce Tournament Produces Amazing Results

Posted: June 30, 2015

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How did the Team in the Smallest Boat Win the Top Prize!

They slugged it out on North Dakota’s magical walleye factory, Devils Lake, June 26 and 27. The lake is so popular that the number of teams entered this year, 112, was a 36 percent increase over 2014.

Walleye anglers love their boats, and “big” has been the word for the past decade as typical walleye rigs in the 20-foot range with 200 horses pushing them is the norm. Many of those boats were on Devils Lake for the 39th annual Devils Lake Chamber of Commerce tournament. Yet, it was the team fishing from the smallest boat that captured first place and $5,000.

In fact, the boat’s name in lime green letters along each side is: Abbylander. Not Lund, Ranger, AlumaCraft or Crestliner, but Abbylander. That’s because winning partner Jarvis Kaderlik from Bismarck fished out of this same boat growing up. Dad Mike (also his tournament partner) refurbished the 1986 aluminum boat’s floor, seats, etc., to “brand new” status. He then gave it to his son for a wedding gift – hence the name. “It’s named after my main sponsor, my wife.” It does have an upgraded outboard, a 1986 60-hp Evinrude E-Tec. Top speed is 29.6 when conditions are just right.

Kaderlik, a hydrological engineer with the US Geological Survey shared the winning pattern. On the calm first day, they ran 17 miles to the Pelican Lake section of Devils Lake. They cast jointed floating Rapalas in sizes 9 and 11 over and around new-growth weeds in old cattail sloughs, targeting the 3 to 7 foot depths. Slow steady retrieves with twitches and pauses did the trick. On day two, they ran the same 17 miles, but into a stout Dakota wind. Jarvis said, “The guys in the big boats told me it looked painful to watch us crashing through those waves. They were right, because we were soaked when we finally arrived an hour later.” He added, “Everything from the delicious steak fry to the volunteers to the Cabela’s jackets were great. This is the best-run tournament we fish all year.”

The top three teams all averaged four pounds-plus. Places 4th to 10th averaged

3 ½ pounds, while 11th to 23rd “money places” all averaged more than three pounds. Teams weighed five walleyes per day. The largest perch, white bass and pike won cash prizes and many special awards were distributed. The northern pike day two shootout was won by Corey Anderson and Ken Remmen with two pike for 16.3 pounds and $1,025.

Second place winners Cody Armstrong and dad Joe, from Devils Lake also fished Pelican, but pitched jigs with 4-inch Berkley Ripple Shads (smelt or black/gold) on 1/4th ounce jigs Cody pours himself. They targeted pockets in the weeds in 4 to 5 feet of water, and steadily retrieved the lures, working them like crankbaits instead of jigs. On day two in the wind, with the weeds pushed down due to surface current, they cast Rapala Eskos over the tops of the weds. Cody said, “We stayed away from the boat traffic, and fished about six spots. If more boats showed up, we moved.”

The third place team of Jay Hagen and Jon Becker from Devils Lake also succeeded with artificial lures. They fished jigs in the “Doc Hagen’s area” for a nice fish, but quickly moved to main lake structure in 20 to 30 feet. “We snapped # 9 Jigging Rapalas (UV green) from one to two feet off bottom and slowly covered areas where we spotted fish.” They caught their biggest fish this way, and also ran spinners behind bottom bouncers baited with Berkley Gulp 3-inch minnows. Day two resulted in two 7-pounders deep, but with a short time remaining, they ran to the trees across from Graham’s Island tournament headquarters and finished their limit of 17-inchers. “The right bites make the difference,” Hagen said.

Tournament director Johnnie Candle, also a Devils Lake guide and World Walleye Champion said, “Anglers crossing the stage wore big smiles because they were catching 50 or more walleyes each day. People like fishing here. Next year will be the 40 annual Chamber tournament, and this lake is never the same year after year. I fully expect 150 teams to enter in 2016.”

Devils Lake is where fishermen go to catch fish. Guides, bait shops, tournament anglers and folks at the cleaning stations located around the lake will share what’s working and where. Or, call the Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Division at 800-233-8048. The website for complete tournament results and special award winners, resort, motel and casino accommodations, fishing reports, ramp locations, a lake map, plus regional activities for all ages and all interests is devilslakend.com.

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Final results are in for the 39th annual Chamber Walleye Tournament

Posted: June 28, 2015

The final results have been tallied for the 39th Annual Chamber Walleye Tournament. Click here for results.

For all tournament information click here.

 

Thank you to all those that fished the tournament, volunteered their time to help out at the tournament and to those that came to watch the weigh-ins!

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Livefeed for the 39th Annual Walleye Tournament

Posted: June 26, 2015

Here is the link for the live feed.

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Record Payout for 39th Running of the Devils Lake Chamber Tournament

Posted: June 24, 2015

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The June 26-28 Devils Lake, ND Chamber Walleye Tournament offers anglers a little bit of everything and lots of walleyes. “These people know how to throw a party, and it’s all about fishing,” said tournament director Johnnie Candle, a respected Devils Lake guide and World Walleye Champion.

Based on the early interest and entries, this could very well be the biggest Chamber Tournament in its 39 year history. This will be the largest payout, also, with more than $61,000 in cash and prizes ($15,000 more than last year). First place is a guaranteed $5,000 sponsored by Devils Lake Tourism. Entry information is located at devilslakend.com.

Candle said, “This will be a very good year to sign-up. Walleye year-classes and numbers seem to be at an all-time high, and fishermen can catch them the way they like. Slip-bobbering is a favorite, but trolling and casting jigs or crankbaits also produce fish. The best thing about Devils Lake is that late June is traditionally the best bite of the year. They’re hungry and can be found anywhere.”

The “Something for Everyone” concept applies, with more opportunities for teams to win. Prize categories include:

Cabela’s Jackets: The first 120 teams entered win special Cabela’s tournament jackets.

Scheel’s and Farmer’s Union Oil Big Walleye Each Day: $500.

Scheel’s Biggest Walleye of Tournament: $500 in gift cards.

ND Telephone Co. and Horizon Financial Bank Big Pike Each Day: $250.

Old Main St. Café, Mr. & Mrs. J’s, and LaMotte’s Paint & Glass Big White Bass Each Day: $100.

Blake’s Marine & Gerrells Sports Big Perch Each Day: $100.

Pooh’s Taxidermy will mount the largest walleye and pike of the tournament.

Klemetsrud’s Plumbing & Heating Big Walleye Basket: $250

State Farm Insurance/Kevin Vistad Top-Placing Mixed Couple: $100.

Sleep Inn & Suites Sleeper Award: Biggest move up in the standings from day one to day two: 4 free room nights.

Pete’s Bait Shop Petered-Out Award: Largest weight differential – backwards – from day one to day two (20 pounds on day one; 6 pounds on day two = -14 pounds): $250.

Proz End of the Line Award: Lowest total weight (must weigh fish): $200.

Real Estate 7 – 7th Place Award: $100.

Creative Impressions Winner’s Jackets: To the Top Walleye Team.

Other prizes given away from Berkeley, Auggie Stix and Hilton Garden Inn/Home2 of Fargo.

Radio Works Live Weigh-In Streaming (www.lrradioworks.com): Fans can listen to the exciting “play-by-play” and follow their friends as they cross the stage — on radio and internet. The best seat in the house is at Graham’s Island State Park at 3 p.m. when the stage show and weigh-in begin each day.

Rilos & MiMi Youth Fishing Clinic: Following Saturday’s weigh-in at the stage.

Day 2 Optional Northern Pike Shootout: Teams enter for $50 and weigh two pike (day two only). 100 percent of entry fees are paid out with 50 percent to first; 35 percent to second and 15 percent to third. Last year half the field signed up and the winners earned $975.

Reel Fun Days with a street dance occurs Saturday in downtown Devils Lake with music by the band Blue English starting at 9:00 pm. Retailers will have street sales throughout the day. Food vendors set up downtown, bounce houses and games for kids.

The entire Devils Lake region is geared to accommodate fishermen and their families with numerous resorts, motels, a casino and the most-visited state park right on the lakeshore. Fishing guides, lake conditions, fishing reports, ramp locations, a lake map, fish-cleaning stations, tournament entries and news, plus area-wide activities are featured on devilslakend.com, an information-packed website.

Entry fee is $275 and you can download the application at devislakend.com or call the Devils Lake Chamber of Commerce at 1-800-233-8048.

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