The local JC's used to have a small tourny on Orono back in the late 80's. I fished it three years in a row and no one caught any fish. The contest was stright across from the beach, just outside the channel area.
I have heard of crappies and walleyes being caught on the north side basin out from the bridge. This was open water time. I also know the ice is thin close to the bridge. I had a friend who had a grandpa who owned a house on the lake. He always went to another lake with his darkhouse