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Southern Wisconsin’s Early Spring Crappies

We should be fishing the Wisconsin River for spring walleyes by now, but this unbelievable winter is going to push fishing back a few weeks unless we get some real warm weather. I’ll be writing some spring walleye stories...

The Battle of the Ice Shacks: Hub vs. Clam

As the ice fishing season wraps up in the retail world, retailers start having sales to make room for open water gear - including shacks. I am often asked “what is the difference between the hub and the trap style...
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Wild Shiners for Trophy Largemouth Bass

A month ago, if you invited me out fishing using live bait, I would have laughed and told you to forget it. Never in my life would I have imagined using wild shiners for bass. However, on December 9th,...
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Fishing on a Budget

5 Tips on How to Get More Out of Your Gear! Newsflash: this sport is expensive. Every trip to the lake begins with gas in the truck and boat, lures, lines, reels, rods, clothing, electronics, and pretty soon that one...
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Kings, Browns and Blades: An Effective Combination

Fall is by far my most favorite time of the year. Between the hunting and fishing there is always something fun and exciting to be a part of in the outdoors. The fall salmon run on Lake Michigan is...