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Use the Right Tool for the Job

I met him about a dozen years ago. It was when I first began guiding. He showed up with two different rigs. One was a brand new 5 weight rod and 6 weight forward line. The other rig was a...

A Moment In Time

My memory works too well some of the time.  I am the person in the photo.  I believe it was my wife taking the photo.  The photographer is the only thing I don't remember.  My old catch phrase was...

What’s Happening to “The People’s Fish”?

My first memories of fishing were of my Father taking me down to the shores of Lake Michigan in Kenosha, WI. We would climb down the rocks to one of his favorite spots - the same spots we fish...
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The Success of Failure

Nobody likes coming up short. That feeling of underachieving can make your stomach twist and turn. It makes you second-guess yourself and it drives an angler crazy over bait and location selection. Seldom though, are there times when you...

Play Jaws Theme Song Now!

About a week ago my mail carrier Jim Gainor gave me a tip on a big trout he had follow right here in Richland Center. I stored it in my memory for another day. That another day was this...