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Day 3 Sturgeon Spearing Harvest Report

 Winnebago System Sturgeon Enthusiasts:   There were 98 sturgeon harvested on the Winnebago System today including 66 from Lake Winnebago and 32 from the Upriver Lakes (attached table). Today’s harvest included the largest fish of the season to date, both in length and weight.  Gerald Peterson’s 154.9 pound (83.4”) female just beat out Sandra Schumacher’s […]

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Day 2 Sturgeon Spearing Harvest Report –

Winnebago System Sturgeon Spearing Enthusiasts:   Day 2 of the 2017 sturgeon spearing season on the Winnebago System is in the books with a harvest of 115 fish from Lake Winnebago and 60 fish from the Upriver Lakes. That brings the season totals to 313 from Lake Winnebago and 183 from the Upriver Lakes.  We […]

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Sight Fishing Walleye Vid, DIY Ice Rod Holder, Melons of the Week

Sight Fishing Walleye Vid, DIY Ice Rod Holder, Melons of the Week

2. MN. Support metro walleye fishing! The weather is going to be flawless for the Kraus-Anderson Walleyes on Ice tourney on Tonka. You know it’s a good cause when Al is cheesin’ like this: Forgot to mention they’re biting out there. Here’s 1 of 7 that David Joshua caught while fishing a Minnetonka weedline — […]

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Yahara Fishing Club of Madison, Wisconsin

YFC Members:    Four of us fished with Hooked up Charters last Friday & Saturday Feb., 3rd & 4th.  The bite was outstanding both days with limits fast & furious.   Jim has really done his homework getting the best info available to help members be successful. Slick jigs on the bottom with minnow heads or […]

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Ice Trolling tip, Christmas Card Musky, Ziploc Ice Shacks

Ice Trolling tip, Christmas Card Musky, Ziploc Ice Shacks

Everybody welcome Yo-Zuri and Okuma to Target Walleye/Ice! They make quality stuff walleye and ice-heads need — pumped to have them on board!Reminder: If you’re getting this Target Walleye/Ice email for the first time, a friend probably signed you up! Today’s Top 4 Giant musky caught…and caught again.  Mike Fogarty and his family were packing […]

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How-To for Hardwater Lake Trout

How-To for Hardwater Lake Trout

Walt Matan of Custom Jigs & Spins hoists a fine example of Salvelinus namaycush. A lake trout’s world is wired for eye candy and underwater acoustics. Hardwater Lake Trout Hammer Sweet Stuff from Custom Jigs & Spins Coralville, IA – Underwater, some pretty cool visuals produce compelling cause-effect scenarios, mostly unbeknownst to anglers. Like what […]

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Doctor Sonar Newsletter

Doctor Sonar Newsletter

Your Monthly News & Updates This Issue Side Imaging, Aqua-Vu and Boulders Lowrance Elite Ti training DVD released Lost Fish, How To Find Them With Sonar  Identifying species with sonar Visit Our Website Lost Fish, How To Find Them With Sonar Ever wonder what to do when you are slowly moving jig or rig fishing […]

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FRABILL: Further Tales of the ICE HUNTERS

FRABILL: Further Tales of the ICE HUNTERS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE        SECRETS OF THE ICE HUNTERS: VOLUME 4 FRABILL PRO, CAPTAIN PAT KALMERTON, ON MICRO-TUNED FINESSE PRESENTATIONS FOR SHALLOW-WATER PANFISH     Plano, IL (January 26, 2017) – “I do it for the challenge.”   The USCG-licensed captain and guide, Pat Kalmerton, was explaining why he travels across the country […]

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Lake Winnebago Bottom Trawling Assessment Report (2016)

Lake Winnebago Bottom Trawling Assessment Report (2016)

Winnebago System Fisheries Enthusiasts:  Hot off the press, the 2016 Lake Winnebago bottom trawling assessment report is ready for distribution. As the report indicates, a number of game, pan and forage fish species had strong year classes in 2016.  Of particular interest is the record setting year class of black crappie and strong year classes […]

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Yes, Tomorrows Kid’s Fishing Day Will Go as Scheduled 9:00 am-12:00 pm Brittingham Park, Madison

Yes, Tomorrows Kid’s Fishing Day Will Go as Scheduled 9:00 am-12:00 pm Brittingham Park, Madison

Saturday’s Kid’s Fishing Day is still on despite the non-winter like weather. There’s plenty of ice with water on top, so     wear proper footwear and ice cleats prevent falls. See you there!

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