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A Jeep and a fish house fell through the ice on Lake Ida yesterday. (Photo courtesy of Department of Natural Resources)

Jeep and fish house fall through ice on Lake Ida

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Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials are advising people to be cautious when venturing out on the ice.

Two fishermen found out just how unsafe it can be when they were out on Lake Ida Wednesday and their fish house and Jeep both went through the ice.


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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  
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