Ice Fishing

Ice fishermen had already set up a shanty on the ice at Diversey Harbor on Jan. 9, 2015, even though at least one other fisherman said the ice was not thick enough to venture far onto the frozen surface of Lake Michigan. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM)

Fishermen Already Testing Ice On Lake Michigan

Ice fishermen have returned to some Chicago harbors, even though it might be a little early to be standing on the not-so-thick ice.

01/09/2015

Ice fishing.   (Credit: Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP/Getty Images)

Subzero Temps Ideal For Ice Fishing Business

Subzero is tough for most except for those willing to wait out the fish on Northern Illinois’ Chain O’Lakes.

02/10/2014

Photo Of An Ice Fishing Catch. (AP Photo)

With Warm Winter, Fox Lake Chief Warns Of Ice Fishing Dangers

The weekend death of an ice fisherman in the Chain of Lakes has Battalion chief Ed Lescher warning that this winter has just been too warm to make ice thick enough for safety.

02/08/2012

Photo Of An Ice Fishing Catch. (AP Photo)

Ice Fishermen Warn Family Of House Fire

They came for the ice, and the fish. What some fishermen found was fire, and a sleeping family.

12/20/2010