The annual ice fishing derby will be Saturday and Sunday for the first time at Fresno Lake.
Chuck Wormer, director of the Fresno Ice Fishing Derby, said he is excited to hold the tournament in a new venue and hopes to generate additional interest in the derby.
Wormer has been in charge of the event for eight years. He indicated the majority of the participants are from the Havre area, but anglers from as far as Great Falls are expected to attend.
He hopes the two-day tournament will attract upwards of 100 participants.
"There is no age requirement for the derby and children with parents are...