Northland fishing contests
Here's a list of summer fishing contests in the area. If you'd like your contest listed, email information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Great Lakes Fly Shop Paddle the Pads Bass Fly Fishing Tournament, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 26, St. Louis River, Chambers Grove. Open to fly fishing anglers. Non-motorized boats only. Cost: $20, proceeds donated to the Minnesota Land Trust. Camping accommodations at Fond du Lac Campground. Go to mnland.org to register.
• Coho Madness, Sept. 16, Apostle Islands Sport Fishermen's Association, Washburn Marina, Washburn. Contact: (715) 292-5117 or apostleislandsfishing.org