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  • Blade Fishing Report: 5/26
  • Michigan record: Monroe County’s River Raisin has served up a state record bigmouth buffalo to the same angler who held the previous state record. Roy Beasley of Madison Heights, Mich., took the 27-pound, 35.25-inch long fish around 11 a.m. on May 13 ...
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  • 5/26/2017 5:08:00 AM
  • Post-spawn walleye mass for late-running steelhead smolt
  • It’s all about timing. Walleye are native to the Great Lakes and Ohio River watersheds and are among the first fish to spawn — sometimes even before ice-out. At Lake Erie’s latitude the females randomly drop their eggs at night when the water hits ...
  • Longview Daily News
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  • 5/26/2017 3:46:00 AM
  • Chemical spill kills fish in Shelby County
  • FLAT ROCK — Indiana conservation officers along with the Indiana Department of Environmental Management are investigating a chemical spill that resulted in a fish kill in a small tributary of Little Tough Creek. Conservation officers were sent to the ...
  • The Republic
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  • 5/26/2017 2:05:00 AM
  • A Lake Michigan fish story: Return of the king
  • Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) GRAND HAVEN, Mich. (WOOD) — In the harbor towns along Lake Michigan ..
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  • 5/26/2017 1:09:00 AM
  • Research vessels begin Great Lakes fish surveys
  • (Courtesy Thurston De Vos, file) LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Crews with four Michigan research vessels are beginning annual surveys of Great Lakes fish populations. The Department of Natural Resources says the studies produce information for conserving and ...
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  • 5/26/2017 12:54:00 AM
  • Michigan research vessels begin Great Lakes fish surveys
  • Crews with four Michigan research vessels are beginning annual surveys of Great Lakes fish populations. The Department of Natural Resources says the studies produce information for conserving and managing the lakes' fish, which support a multi-billion ...
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  • 5/26/2017 12:48:00 AM
  • Landing a Minnesota record fish – what to target, what's a pipe dream
  • Anglers have a habitat of telling tales, and that’s never truer than when they’re talking about the size of their fish. Often, the fish that was THAT BIG turns out to have been only that big. Perhaps that is simply the nature of angling, or anglers.
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 5/26/2017 12:25:00 AM
  • Fish kill hits Traxler Park Lagoon in Janesville
  • JANESVILLE, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is investigating a fish kill at a popular fishing spot in Janesville. Ethan Lee, a city parks and forestry coordinator, said the DNR is investigating several fish kills around the state.
  • Channel 3000
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  • 5/26/2017 12:01:00 AM
  • Byron Stout's Fish Finder: May 26
  • North Dakota angler Dan Norwood* was the recipient of good times Monday in the Rocky Bay area of Estero Bay with Moonlight Charters Capt. Brown, who easily caught sardines, threadfins and pinfish along the beaches for bait. They caught three over-slot ...
  • NBC 2
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  • 5/25/2017 10:31:00 PM
  • Spring trout fishing trip provides unusual catch
  • Parker caught this Master Angler-caliber creek chub on a southern Michigan trout stream. Sometimes you have to take what Mother Nature hands you. The Michigan DNR Fisheries Division stocks hundreds of thousands of trout in Michigan streams and rivers ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 5/25/2017 9:07:00 PM
  • Schoenfish breaks silence on audits
  • Rep. Kyle Schoenfish, R-Scotland, said the private firm’s 10 employees “have great confidence” in Auditor General Marty Guindon and his “incredible staff” at the South Dakota Department of Legislative Audit. Schoenfish previously declined to talk ...
  • Black Hills Pioneer
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  • 5/25/2017 5:34:00 PM
  • Research vessels back on the Great Lakes surveying fish populations
  • The Michigan Department of Natural Resources fisheries vessels conduct annual surveys, designed to examine and collect information on all aspects of the lakes’ fish communities and their habitats. This information is essential in supporting the DNR’s ...
  • Up North Live
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  • 5/25/2017 4:10:00 PM
  • Flooding has negligible effect on fish spawn
  • The timing and duration of flooding throughout Southern Illinois probably won’t have a negative effect on game fish spawns. In some cases, flooding may have actually been beneficial. The timing of the flooding was most likely to disrupt the crappie spawn.
  • The Southern
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  • 5/25/2017 1:20:00 PM
  • Fishing bonanza downtown June 3
  • The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and Chaska Area Fishing With Friends co-host a Family Fishing Day in Chaska on June 3. The events are free and open to the public. The morning program is the annual “Take A Kid Fishing” clinic ...
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  • 5/25/2017 1:09:00 PM
  • Man sets Michigan fishing record with catch of bigmouth buffalo
  • MONROE COUNTY, MICH. - An angler from Madison Heights has set the state's first fishing record of 2017 after catching a 27-pound, 35.25-inch bigmouth buffalo. Roy Beasley was bow-fishing the morning of May 13 on the River Raisin in Monroe County when he ..
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  • 5/25/2017 12:15:00 PM
  • King Of The Castle
  • Some of you may not know the name Nick Prvonozac. However, if you’re a tournament fisherman anywhere near the state of Ohio, you would. Because chances are he’s pocketed a bunch of your money. BassFans across the country recently got a glimpse of ...
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  • 5/25/2017 8:00:00 AM
  • Event offers kids chance to cast line
  • June 3 is a free fishing day in Indiana, and on that day, no one needs a fishing license. The refuge is off of U.S. 50 three miles east of Interstate 65 at Seymour.
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  • 5/25/2017 7:30:00 AM
  • Free fishing derby June 3
  • Iowa residents have the opportunity to fish without a fishing license in all the state’s lakes and streams during the weekend of June 2-4. On June 3, a Fishing Derby will take place at Lake Cornelia from 1-3 p.m. Up to $500 in cash prizes will be awarded.
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