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wanger29

St Olaf today? If so did it go on as sceduled? I've been kicking around the idea of going to Beaver tomorrow so just getting a heads up.

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Dotch

St. Olaf contest is Sunday Feb. 10th, 2 - 3:30 pm., after the Beaver Lake contest. If the Beaver Lake contest gets rescheduled, believe it will be announced on KOWZ but not sure on the St. Olaf contest. In case of inclement weather, reschedule date for the St. Olaf contest is Feb. 17th.

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Dotch

Just got off the phone with one of the kingpins, St. Olaf contest is called off until the 17th & will be held from 2 - 3:30 pm. Beaver Lake contest rescheduled for same day from noon to 1:30 pm so you can still make both.

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wanger29

Sounds good! I like bringing my kids. Last year was a li'l tuff on the younger ones.

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bigeyechaser92

DOES ANYONE THAT HAS FISHED THESE TOURNEMENTS BE4 KNOW WHAT THE ENTRY FEE IS? DO THEY HAVE SEPERATE BRACKETS FOR THE KIDS THAT ARE ENTERED? WANT TO TAKE THEM OUT AND LET THEM GET SOME FISHING IN AND HAVE SOME FUN OUT ON THE ICE.

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wanger29

I don't think there is a fee, just options to buy raffle tix. I've made by every year with a couple of kids and not much more than $20 spent. That's with raffles, hot cocoas, & hot dogs bought. You can't go wrong!

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critterman

they'd like you to buy a one dollar raffle ticket but no big deal. prizes for youngest and oldest fisherperson.lots of door prizes raffle for either a gas auger or portable fish house. bait and food provided and holes drilled. this is for beaver. st olaf is about the same. sounds like good weather this sunday.

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bigeyechaser92

thanks for the info wrangler29 and critterman! its greatly appreciated. probably see ya there!!

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bobbers_down

sounds like a good time, i might have to round up some of the boys and give it a whirl! especially if it's finally going to be above 0!!

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BIG DIESEL

Anybody been doing anything on either of these lakes for panfish/crappies? Looking to find some for the pan for supper Friday night if anyone is out and about. 3 or 4 of us plan to head down and try it out from Owatonna. We have never fished either lake and have no idea where to go. If anyone wants to offer any suggestions since we probably won't move much if any that would be great. Fish shallow? Deeper?

Thanks in advance. Email me if you prefer....: mcoien@fedins.com

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openorice

I was out on Beaver today, no luck. However I did see two scuba divers who found an anchor and radio! Call me crazy but I think I'll stay ontop of the ice!

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