Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - The Manitoba government is allowing residents to fish for free during Louis Riel Long Weekend.
From February 17 to 19, anglers are not required to use an angling license to fish on provincial lakes.
The government is reminding anglers to be safe when heading out on the terrain.
They also encourage anglers to remind someone where they will be at all times.
Along with Free Fishing Weekend, the provincial parks will be offering free entry during the month of February.