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  • MARTINO: Kokomo's Swails has lifelong passion for fishing
  • Wayne and Rebecca, who goes by Becky, were married in 1947. From that point on, in addition to fishing many of our local waters, they began taking annual trips to Minnesota and Wisconsin, something she still does to this day. She also made sure fishing was
  • Kokomo Tribune
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  • 4/23/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • Getting hooked on fishing
  • Hundreds of Central Iowans wet their fishing lines in Sand Lake Saturday as the Iowa Department of Natural Resources released thousands of rainbow trout into the waterway. There was a zone designated for children, and several caught colorful trout.
  • Times-Republican
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  • 4/23/2017 5:11:00 AM
  • Hooked! Readers share stories about who inspired their love of fishing
  • The men showed patience to two boys having adult expectations. Now, March 2017, some 60 years later, my brother Dennis and I recently sat side-by-side on the ice off the old cabin in Wisconsin. Time and miles make it rare that we now fish together.
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 4/23/2017 1:04:00 AM
  • Fishing report: Trout season back in full force
  • The confluence of the Allegheny River and Council Run is a particularly productive area. • Fishermen are having success with yellow perch, bluegill and crappie at Tionesta Lake. The Nebraska Bridge is reportedly a good place to cast from.
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 4/23/2017 12:41:00 AM
  • Minnesota fishing opener, a time for renewal
  • I can hardly wait for the Minnesota fishing opener. I am not alone! Minnesota has over 1.4 million licensed anglers; 65 percent of those anglers are male and 35 percent are female. Of course, not of all them will be fishing on the opener, but the number ..
  • ABC Newspapers
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  • 4/22/2017 12:53:00 PM
  • Fishing opener — a time for renewal
  • I can hardly wait for the Minnesota fishing opener. I am not alone! Minnesota has over 1.4 million licensed fishing anglers. Sixty-five percent of those anglers are male and 35 percent are female. Of course, not of all them will be fishing on the opener ..
  • Walkermn
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  • 4/22/2017 12:18:00 PM
  • Small fish hard to find as South Elgin Lions plan annual smelt fry
  • While the small fish have never come from the nearby Fox River, or from Lake Michigan, where once they were plentiful, the South Elgin Lions Club will be holding its 8th annual rainbow smelt fry Friday evening — and doing its part to keep a Midwest ...
  • Chicago Tribune
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  • 4/22/2017 7:40:00 AM
  • Outdoors: Fish die-off in Lake St. Clair not surprising
  • (Photo: Michigan Department of Natural Resources) If you look at gizzard shad twice, they die. It's no surprise that they're often the first fish to show signs of disease or distress. These delicate silvery fish recently have made headlines for large die .
  • Detroit Free Press
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  • 4/22/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Chesaning Area Walleye Fishing Contest set for April 30
  • CHESANING — The Chesaning Area Walleye Fishing Contest is set for April 30. Participation is open to any person with a valid Michigan fishing license who has properly completed and signed an official entry form and returned the $10 entry fee.
  • Argus Press
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  • 4/22/2017 5:12:00 AM
  • 91-year-old fishing boat being demolished in Racine
  • The fishing tugboat was built in 1926. It was one of the first vessels to respond to and rescue people on the SS Wisconsin Steamboat that sank back in 1929. But, after it ended up on the bottom of the river in January, the boat had to be taken apart.
  • CBS 58 News
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  • 4/22/2017 2:08:00 AM
  • 2018 Federal Budget
  • These funds allowed the village of Shorewood, Wisconsin, to reduce contamination at Atwater Beach by investing in improved sewer systems and the city of Port Huron, Michigan, to restore 5,000 square feet of fish habitat and provide recreation areas for ...
  • citiesspeak.org
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  • 4/21/2017 4:45:00 PM
  • Passions for art and fishing flourish in Center for the Arts exhibit
  • Anglers have May 13 circled on their calendars. It’s a red-letter day because it marks the beginning of the walleye, sauger, northern pike, smallmouth and largemouth bass fishing season in Minnesota. The next best thing to sinking your line into an area ..
  • crowrivermedia.com
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  • 4/21/2017 2:02:00 PM
  • Michigan DNR Fish Stocking is Now in Full Swing for Spring, and Anglers Win
  • During the spring, Michigan DNR fish stocking trucks will be heading out to release game fish throughout the state. The Michigan DNR is working hard this spring by drawing on their 46 rearing ponds and Great Lakes net pen facilities to bring trout, salmon
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 4/21/2017 1:58:00 PM
  • Walleye stamps support better fishing across Minnesota
  • Anglers can support walleye stocking by purchasing $5 walleye stamps that help the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources provide more places to fish for walleye. “You can buy a walleye stamp any time of the year, even if you already have a fishing ...
  • Walkermn
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  • 4/21/2017 1:03:00 PM
  • Dayton to fish Mille Lacs for bass opener
  • “I invite all bass fishing enthusiasts from Minnesota and across the country to join us for Minnesota’s bass opener and the start of another terrific bass fishing season on Mille Lacs Lake.” Dayton’s visit also will highlight the family resorts and ...
  • messagemedia.co
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  • 4/21/2017 11:18:00 AM
  • Where To Find the Best Pizza in Every State of America
  • The Dough Trader Pizza Company is a quaint, homey spot in Spearfish, South Dakota, specializing in sourdough crust pizza. Signature pies include The Sting, a spicy pizza topped with pepperoni, black olives, red onion, and jalapeños; Scarborough Fair ...
  • spoonuniversity.com
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  • 4/21/2017 10:20:00 AM
  • Michigan DNR Investigating Dead Fish at Lake St. Clair
  • The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is investigating several fish mortalities – particularly of gizzard shad – that have been reported by citizens around Lake St. Clair. A number of samples have been collected to determine the cause.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/21/2017 8:57:00 AM
  • Busy fishing weekend ahead
  • Dennis Osterrieder of Hopewell Township had his best bite of the year on the Ohio this past week, landing walleye, small-mouth, sauger and channel catfish while using shiners fished on the bottom. The largest walleye was 23 inches. Tim Mang of Crescent ...
  • Beaver County Times
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  • 4/21/2017 8:08:00 AM
  • Friday night fish fry #172: The Schwabenhof
  • You can’t get much better than this. 4.5 out of 5 stars. Originally hailing from Fond du Lac, Wisconsin—home of Walleye Weekend, the self-professed "World's Largest Walleye Fish Fry"—Caleb Westphal has not missed a Friday Night fish fry since ...
  • milwaukeerecord.com
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  • 4/21/2017 5:07:00 AM
  • Blade Fishing Report: 4/21
  • Irish Hills: This group of southeast Michigan lakes provides some of the best springtime opportunities for bass fishermen and panfish anglers. Crappies are falling victim to small minnows or tiny twister tail rigs, once these fish are located in their ...
  • bcsn.tv
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  • 4/21/2017 4:43:00 AM
  • Shryock, Grigsby exceed 25 at Chick
  • The Ohio angler was the 189th to take off, which meant all but six fellow competitors in the three-day tournament had a head start on him. Then, after fishing all day, Shryock consequently was one of the final anglers to cross the stage for weigh-in.
  • BassFan
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  • 4/21/2017 4:39:00 AM
  • The 2013 NFL Draft: Weird, Strange and Confounding
  • They took Eric Fisher, valuing his athleticism and upside even though he hadn’t faced top-tier competition at Central Michigan. “It was one of those things where, if you understood to have a degree of patience as an organization, that he would begin to ...
  • mmqb.si.com
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  • 4/21/2017 3:05:00 AM

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NorthCentral at glance

Here are some of the most important statistics for the NorthCentral region.

StateLakesStreamsReservoirs
ILLINOIS86926631106
INDIANA7923470671
IOWA3232024168
MICHIGAN67924556189
MINNESOTA88751959520
NEBRASKA82314021815
NORTH DAKOTA799632115
OHIO32339001240
SOUTH DAKOTA5011521300
WISCONSIN511231091319

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