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(VIDEO) 50 YEARS: Lake of the Woods charter boat captain Kit ‘Chopper’ Beckel is still going strong after a half-century on the water

September 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Getting married usually warrants a day off from work, but that wasn’t the case for Kit Beckel. Beckel this year marked his 40th wedding anniversary “she’s real understanding,” Beckel says of his wife, Peggy but perhaps even more remarkable, he celebrated 50 years as a charter boat captain on Lake of the Woods. Continue Reading