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  • Game, Fish and Parks joining national boating safety effort
  • PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks says it's joining a national effort to promote boating safety. The agency says Operation Dry Water will take place Friday until Sunday to promote boating safety and encourage responsible alcohol use while ...
  • The Daily Republic
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  • 6/28/2017 6:45:00 AM
  • Iowa: Biologist Recognized for Fish Management Techniques
  • Iowa fisheries management biologist Mark Flammang was recognized as the Fisheries Biologist of the Year by the Midwest Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (MAFWA) at their annual meeting, June 26 in Ashland, Nebraska. MAFWA, an organization of 13 ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/28/2017 5:40:00 AM
  • North Dakota: Channeling Angler Efforts towards Catfish
  • Game and Fish Department fisheries personnel work with channel catfish netted from the Missouri River System. These fish, and others, were stocked in waters around the state. Catfish caught on the Red River. Fishing scene on the Red River in eastern North
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  • 6/28/2017 5:40:00 AM
  • Establishing New Fishing Lakes in North Dakota
  • Bruce Kreft, Bismarck, releases a small walleye on Sibley Lake, one of the many newer prairie walleye fisheries in North Dakota. Game and Fish Department fisheries personnel launch a boat from shore on McPhail WMA in Kidder County. fathead minnows ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/28/2017 5:40:00 AM
  • Game, Fish and Parks: Don’t bring fireworks to state parks
  • South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is asking state parks visitors to leave their fireworks at home. Setting off fireworks isn't allowed on lands that the department owns or leases. That prohibition includes places such as state parks, nature areas ...
  • Capital Journal
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  • 6/28/2017 4:56:00 AM
  • Doug Leier: A few tips on releasing the fish you catch
  • Many modern-day anglers enjoy a fillet or two, but are more in tune with catching than cleaning. Having grown up in North Dakota, this transition has surprised me. Most anglers will keep a few fish for eating, and maybe save a fish-of-a-lifetime to send to
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  • 6/27/2017 3:52:00 PM
  • Free fishing at Minnesota state parks
  • ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota state parks have made it easy — and free — to experience the fun of fishing. “We’ve eliminated some of the barriers that were keeping today’s busy families from getting out fishing,” said Erika Rivers, director of ...
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  • 6/27/2017 3:26:00 PM
  • Catching Wisconsin’s ‘Easy’ Muskies
  • There are 104 fish species swimming in the Upper Mississippi where I work as a fulltime guide. Ironically, Wisconsin’s state fish — the muskie — is not commonly caught, even though it swims in a half-dozen of Old Man River’s tributaries. In a half ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 6/27/2017 2:19:00 PM
  • Game, Fish and Parks joining national boating safety effort
  • PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks says it's joining a national effort to promote boating safety. The agency says Operation Dry Water will take place Friday until Sunday to promote boating safety and encourage responsible alcohol use ...
  • Sioux City Journal
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  • 6/27/2017 1:40:00 PM
  • Game, Fish And Parks Joining National Boating Safety Effort
  • South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks says it's joining a national effort to promote boating safety. The agency says Operation Dry Water will take place Friday until Sunday to promote boating safety and encourage responsible alcohol use while boating.
  • Keloland
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  • 6/27/2017 12:31:00 PM
  • Minnesota: Fish Free in Most State Parks
  • Minnesota state parks have made it easy—and free —to experience the fun of fishing. "We've eliminated some of the barriers that were keeping today's busy families from getting out fishing," said Erika Rivers, director of Minnesota state parks and trails.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/27/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • Minnesota Hunt/Fish Licenses to Increase in 2018
  • The Department of Natural Resources reminds state park visitors, snowmobilers and ATV riders that modest fee increases will go into effect on July 1. However, the cost of fishing and hunting licenses, including deer licenses, won't increase until 2018.
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  • 6/27/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • Wyoming Game Warden Retires after 39 Years
  • "After almost four decades, I still have a few of those same reflective moments." Hays shares his life with his two sons, David and Evan, and is moving to Nebraska with a fishing pole in one hand and a rifle in the other.
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  • 6/27/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • South Dakota: GFP Reminds Boaters to Stay Safe This Weekend
  • PIERRE, S.D. – As the Fourth of July holiday approaches, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) is joining a national effort to highlight boating safety. Operation Dry Water will take place June 30 – July 2, 2017, promoting boating safety and ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/27/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • John's Big Ol' Fish: June 26th
  • CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) - Batting leadoff is Jakob Gienapp and his hog from a Lisbon area farm pond. Look just to the left of her sandals and you will spot Zoey Suchaneks first fish ever. Trevor Eiben holds up the northern he nailed on the big river.
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  • 6/27/2017 3:39:00 AM
  • Fish for free in Minnesota state parks
  • Minnesota is making it easier than ever to go fishing this summer. Most state parks have made it free to fish from shore, so those without a license or a trout stamp can still cast a line. Limits still apply on the size and number of fish that anglers can
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  • 6/27/2017 2:27:00 AM
  • Channel & North America brand Swai Fish Recall [US]
  • These Fish items were shipped to institutional locations in Indiana. ==> For information about Milk Allergy or Lactose Intolerance, please consult the “Allergens & Intolerances” tab at the top of this page. If you believe you have purchased or have in ...
  • livingsafelyrecalls.wordpress.com
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  • 6/27/2017 12:35:00 AM
  • Veterans Enjoy Fishing on Lake Superior
  • This event, the Lake Superior Fishing Fishing Trip, is hosted by the Minnesota Veterans Home in Silver Bay. It's now in its 25th year. Also invited are vets from Fergus Falls, Minneapolis, and Hastings.
  • WDIO-TV
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  • 6/26/2017 11:18:00 PM
  • Game and Fish Pays $644,000 in Property Taxes
  • The North Dakota Game and Fish Department recently paid more than $644,000 in taxes to counties in which the department owns or leases land. The 2016 in-lieu-of-tax payments are the same as property taxes paid by private landowners. The Game and Fish ...
  • KFGO
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  • 6/26/2017 5:58:00 PM
  • Fishing guide knows when to fish, when to wait
  • Joel Ballweg knows the Wisconsin River well, but he also knows when it’s best to delay fishing walleyes. Ballweg SAUK CITY — When Wayne Whitemarsh, the sporting goods manager at McFarlanes’ in Sauk City, was asked several weeks ago where the fish are ...
  • The Country Today
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  • 6/26/2017 5:42:00 PM
  • Catfishing Perfect For Youngsters
  • Lake Tawakoni catfish guide David Hanson can be reached at 903-268-7391 Listen to “Outdoors with Luke Clayton and Friends” on radio stations from Nebraska to Texas on weekends or anytime online at www.catfishradio.com.
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  • 6/26/2017 2:19:00 PM
  • Give CPR to Big Catfish
  • Photo by Greg Wagner/Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Why do some people get perplexed when they see someone release a massive, master angler-sized catfish? After all, catfish, especially larger ones, sure taste good, don't they? So why is it every time
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/26/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • Nebraska High School Tournaments at Merritt Reservoir in July
  • There is still time to register for two high school fishing tournaments on July 21 and 22 at Merritt Reservoir State Recreation Area: • The Nebraska BASS Nation High School Tournament, July 21. Read more online. • The TBF Student Angler Federation High ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/26/2017 7:07:00 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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