Ice Fishing News

The province is advising people to check the thickness of the ice before heading out to participate in its free fishing weekend.

Province warns of ice safety on warm free fishing weekend in Sask.

By 980 CJME February 17, 2017 - 10:03am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 10:03am

It might be the perfect weekend to go ice fishing in Saskatchewan: it’s the Family Day long weekend, the weather is warm and — perhaps the best part — it’s free.


Ice fishing on Last Mountain Lake in December 2015.

Sask. offers free fishing on long weekend

By 980 CJME February 9, 2016 - 8:49am Updated: February 9, 2016 - 8:49am

Saskatchewan families looking for something to do for the Family Day long weekend may want to grab some fishing gear.

The province is offering a free fishing weekend...

Matthew Gelowitz heading out onto Last Mountain Lake.

Mild weather not deterring some from ice fishing

By Kevin Martel December 3, 2015 - 6:17pm Updated: December 4, 2015 - 7:34am

While the milder temperature is a welcome treat for many of us, it's not everyone's ideal weather for this time of year.

"Oh, I'd love to see it colder. Of course, I don...