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Earlier this week motorists noticed the Park Rapids Community Fish House parked outside Delaney's Sporting Goods on Highway 34. The fish house will be parked in various locations to raise awareness of the free opportunity for use before the ice is safe enough for placement on Fish Hook Lake. (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)

Dock Talk: Community fish house is for all

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The local ice fishing report has varied. Some anglers have actually ventured out onto our local lakes with success, while others are withholding their enthusiasm to chase fish of any species until the ice is a few inches thicker.


First off, if you do go, a partner and personal floatation device is suggested. You don't hear news reports of people drowning while wearing a life jacket. There's rarely a warning "crack" before the ice breaks, you simply submerge.

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