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  • Illinois: Mussels Not Allowed as Bait in State Waters
  • SPRINGFIELD, IL – Illinois fishing regulations prohibit the use of mussels of any species from any waters of the state as fish bait. An error regarding use of mussels appears in printed copies of the 2018 Illinois Fishing Information booklet (the online ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/23/2018 6:13:00 AM
  • NWT Kicks off Season with Mississippi River Rumble May 10-11
  • While Minnesota's inland lakes aren't open to walleye fishing until May 12, the sport's best anglers will take advantage of the Mississippi River, a unique border fishery that is open year-round, and is the host for the 2018 Cabela's National Walleye Tour
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  • 4/23/2018 6:12:00 AM
  • Nebraska: Pine Glen WMA Project to Improve Long Pine Creek
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – A project scheduled to start in June on Pine Glen Wildlife Management Area (WMA) in Brown County will improve stream habitat on Long Pine Creek for fish and anglers alike. As a continuation of the cool-water stream program, the Nebraska ...
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  • 4/23/2018 6:12:00 AM
  • Cabela's MWC Visits Lake Francis Case, S.D.
  • Teams that qualify in 2018 will fish the 2019 championship, set for October 3-5, 2019 on Wisconsin’s incomparable Lake Winnebago System. Teams fishing at least MWC four qualifiers also compete for Team of the Year awards, including a $10,000 sponsorship ..
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  • 4/23/2018 6:12:00 AM
  • What's the worst tasting thing you have ever actually eaten?
  • I don't think anyone eats this fish in Norway anymore, but wacky Americans scarf it up in Wisconsin and Minnesota and even have festivals highlighting this abomination in the Fall. What does it taste like? How about rotting fish Jello? Lutefisk ...
  • Quora
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  • 4/23/2018 2:40:00 AM
  • Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
  • On this I speak from experience. Educational campaigns by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and others have helped reduce the frequency of those vertical death grips, and most of the sturgeon photos I encounter these days show fish being held .
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 4/22/2018 4:12:00 PM
  • Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
  • On this I speak from experience. Educational campaigns by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and others have helped reduce the frequency of those vertical death grips, and most of the sturgeon photos I encounter these days show fish being held .
  • Bemidji Pioneer
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  • 4/22/2018 1:54:00 PM
  • Fish fries in Northwest Indiana
  • To publish a fish fry, email annette.arnold@nwi.com with the information. Annual Rotary AYCE Fish Fry is Friday CHESTERTON — The Chesterton-Porter Rotary Club's annual fish fry dinner is 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday at Westchester Intermediate School, 1050 S.
  • The Times of Northwest Indiana
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  • 4/22/2018 11:02:00 AM
  • Peck: Mother Nature changes opening day fishing plans
  • Opening the general fishing season close to home is always a good strategy. There are at least six distinct climatic zones in Wisconsin. Janesville is on the cusp between the two southernmost ones. Back in mid-March, we appeared to be well on our way ...
  • Janesville Gazette
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  • 4/22/2018 10:22:00 AM
  • Spring turkey hunting, free fishing highlight Ohio outdoors events
  • All of the prep is over, Ohio’s spring wild turkey season for adults begins Monday morning – at least in the South Zone, which includes all but five northeastern Ohio counties. Ohio youths have the first crack at gobblers this weekend. I confess that I ...
  • Pomeroy Daily Sentinel
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  • 4/21/2018 8:00:00 PM
  • For two boys, fishing season is already here
  • They were happy to tell me where — in the little stream where it flows out below the pond. It's been ice-free for a few days, and Minnesota's stream-trout fishing season opened Saturday. The boys appeared to be 13 or 14. I had to stop and talk to them.
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 4/21/2018 5:28:00 PM
  • Plenty of good bluegill fishing in area
  • Your device does not support the audio. With crappie spawn in full swing, the next stop on the Illinois fishing calendar is the annual bluegill spawn. Fortunately, area bluegill anglers will find no shortage of good fishing holes. This prolific panfish can
  • RiverBender
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  • 4/21/2018 3:00:00 PM
  • Walleye opener
  • I can hardly wait. Minnesota’s greatest outdoor tradition is just around the corner—the walleye fishing opener. I know deer hunters, trout anglers and pheasant hunters are going to disagree, but for me it’s all about the walleye and wiping out the ...
  • MessAge Media
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  • 4/21/2018 11:00:00 AM
  • NEWCOM: Weather brightens up for free fishing day
  • The nicer weather has me thinking about fishing. Today, April 21st, is Indiana’s first free fishing day. You do not need a fishing license to fish in the state this Saturday. I have to be honest that I haven’t paid much attention to the Eel River as I ...
  • Pharos-Tribune
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  • 4/21/2018 8:55:00 AM
  • DEPT OF GAME FISH & PARKS
  • Sealed bids will be received by the Department of Game, Fish and Parks Engineering Section located at the Foss Building, 523 East Capitol Ave, Pierre, South Dakota 57501-3182 until Thursday, May 3, 2018, 3:00 PM CDT for labor and materials for Full Depth .
  • Watertown Public Opinion
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  • 4/20/2018 7:08:00 PM
  • Joe Thomas retirement press conference
  • I understand you are going back to Wisconsin in a week and a half that you can use to fish. It is an appropriately embroidered fishing vest with the No. 73 on it. (Dorsey and Jackson present gifts to Thomas) “Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome to the ...
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  • 3/19/2018 11:53:00 PM
  • Went Fishing This Weekend
  • We were all at a wedding last fall and started talking fishing. We went fishing for steelhead on the Dowagiac River in Michigan. Three weeks ago, there was a devastating flood on this river. It took out a lot of soil from the banks and totally mauled a ...
  • Points and Figures
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  • 3/19/2018 12:49:00 PM
  • New species breath new life into state’s Fish Ohio program
  • Columbus — The addition of five new recognized species and the reduction in the minimum length requirement of three other species when caught from inland waters has helped to breathe new life into the state’s Fish Ohio program. Fish Ohio was launched ...
  • Outdoornews
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  • 3/19/2018 10:30:00 AM
  • Biggest draft need for each NFL team following free agency
  • What do the Denver Broncos need to focus on now that they have Case Keenum under center? How about the Minnesota Vikings, who landed the biggest fish of them all in Kirk Cousins? We already know what the Buffalo Bills and Cleveland Browns need to do ...
  • Sportsnaut
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  • 3/19/2018 12:28:00 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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