Sponsored By
An organization or individual has paid for the creation of this work but did not approve or review it.



International Fly Fishing Film Festival returns to Duluth on Feb. 26

The event highlights short films from across the globe and is a fundraiser for local fishing groups.

The International Fly Fishing Film Festival is set for Feb. 26 at Clyde Iron Works in Duluth.
Contributed / International Fly Fishing Film Festival

DULUTH — The Arrowhead Fly Fishers and Gitchee Gumee Trout Unlimited are sponsoring the IF4 International Fly Fishing Film Festival on Feb. 26 at Clyde Iron Works.

It’s the first time since 2020 that IF4 has come to Duluth. Doors will open at 3 p.m. with the films set to start at 4 p.m. There will be displays, exhibitors, raffles and prizes, too.

The short films from across the globe focus on the core of fly fishing: the pursuit of wild spaces and peaceful places. Funds raised support local conservation efforts.

Tickets are $18 in advance at the Superior Fly Angler in Superior and Great Lakes Fly Shop in Duluth. They can be purchased online in advance for $18 plus a fee at showclix.com/event/if42023duluthmn . Tickets will be available at the door for $20.

Department of Natural Resources report for the week of March 27, 2023.
Apply now for once-in-a-lifetime northern Wisconsin elk hunt this fall.
A nonprofit's efforts will expand with more trail maintenance.
The million-acre wilderness is only the second park to gain the status.
The driver was issued a $300 citation for the misdemeanor, plus $1,500 restitution.
The Madeline Island Ferry Line’s five boats carry locals and their vehicles on the 25-minute trip across to the island.
Opening day saw thigh-deep snow in places along the river but otherwise decent conditions.
Titled “Mink Sink, Swim on Burbot Catch,” the 1954 article featured commercial fishermen who were netting the “voracious predatory monsters” through the ice on Lake of the Woods for use as mink food.
HF 2564 would repeal “the current statutory language connecting the size of Minnesota’s elk herd to elk damage payments, giving the DNR greater ability to manage and grow Minnesota’s elk herd.”
Lawmakers must act to put a constitutional question on the 2024 election ballot or the trust fund expires.
As part of the phase-in, Americans can draw a seven-day Manitoba waterfowl license this fall but must enter a lottery for a limited number of licenses in 2024.
Compiling information for the book required untold amounts of windshield time traveling across the state and hours of research tracking down duck camp members or descendants.

John Myers reports on the outdoors, natural resources and the environment for the Duluth News Tribune. You can reach him at jmyers@duluthnews.com.
What To Read Next
Get Local