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  • Fishing Fair Today in Grafton
  • Kids who sign up today will be eligible for free gifts and prizes. The fair runs from 10am to 4pm. Illinois Department of Natural Resources Urban Fishing Coordinator for Southern Illinois is Scott Isringhausen tells The Big Z this has turned into a huge ..
  • Alton Daily News
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  • 6/9/2018 5:11:00 AM
  • Free fishing, free ORV weekend starts Saturday in Michigan
  • You might want to get those fishing poles ready if you live in Michigan. Michigan's free fishing weekend starts Saturday, and you don't even have to live there to take part. All fishing licenses will be waived on both Saturday and Sunday. And you won't ...
  • WNDU
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  • 6/9/2018 4:55:00 AM
  • Walleyes & Pike with Swimbaits
  • “Where we fish on Devils Lake, North Dakota, pitching crankbaits and plastics is pretty common place for both walleye and pike. Along those lines, we’re big fans of LIVETARGET swimbaits, which are really the best of both worlds,” says pro walleye ...
  • Fishing
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  • 6/9/2018 12:54:00 AM
  • Lake Springfield fishing competition expected to get visit from PETA
  • About 100 teenagers will be on Lake Springfield Saturday to compete for $10,000 worth of scholarships as part of the National Youth Fishing Association's Illinois Division Championship.The anglers are expected to get a overhead visit from representatives .
  • MSN
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  • 6/9/2018 12:08:00 AM
  • Born from a fishing tournament, it's a full Walleye Weekend
  • The walleye tournament starts Saturday, but the fun has already started. The crowds are having fun taking part in an activity well-known in Wisconsin: eating fish on a Friday. The big walleye sandwiches were a popular choice. Other popular choices this ...
  • WBAY
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  • 6/8/2018 11:55:00 PM
  • Minnesota’s Take a Kid Fishing
  • DULUTH, Minn.- This weekend the state of Minnesota is inviting you to grab the fishing rod, tackle box, and kids to catch and release for free. It’s Take a Kid Fishing weekend, Minnesotans over the age of 16 can take a kid fishing without having a ...
  • fox21online
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  • 6/8/2018 11:43:00 PM
  • Fishing Line: Fishing South Dakota’s ‘other’ glacial lakes
  • When most people plan a fishing trip to eastern South Dakota, they target the glacial lakes, and, for. The area around Webster and Waubay gets a ton of attention — and for good reason. With massive bodies of water such as Bitter Lake, Enemy Swim and ...
  • theoutdoorforum.net
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  • 6/8/2018 9:44:00 PM
  • Take a kid fishing this weekend — for free
  • Owning a fishing license won’t be a barrier for Minnesota families looking to fish in parks this weekend. The Department of Natural Resources is hoping to “reel” families into the outdoors through their Take-A-Kid Fishing Weekend. Friday through ...
  • St. Paul Pioneer Press
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  • 6/8/2018 7:03:00 PM
  • Quick warming of Otsego Lake causes fish die-off
  • A large number of dead fish have been washing up on the shores of a lake near Gaylord. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the dead fish along Otsego Lake are adult white suckers that have died after spawning. DNR biologist Dave Borgeson says
  • Interlochen Public Radio
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  • 6/8/2018 6:59:00 PM
  • Guillermo Goes Fishing!
  • I long for the days of “monkey-cam” and velcro suits brought to you from the home office in Wahoo, Nebraska! However, fishing did make it on one of the late night shows this week. Here is what it looked like: I don’t know what was so funny about ...
  • magazine.outdoornebraska.gov
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  • 6/8/2018 5:17:00 PM
  • DNR Prompts Parents to "Take Your Kid Fishing"
  • Adults are considered ages 16 and up. Minnesota is known for its many bodies of water, but it is helpful to know which ones are good fishing spots. " Spring Lake, Skyline, up here in Saint Peter is the Saint Peter Fence Fishing Pond," said Stevens. "
  • KEYC
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  • 6/8/2018 5:16:00 PM
  • 231 consecutive Friday fish frys and counting: Natty Oaks Pub & Eatery
  • 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 sometime in 2013. He's a fanatic of music, film, and American history.
  • Milwaukee Record
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  • 6/8/2018 3:24:00 PM
  • County may cover costs of electric fish barriers
  • The DNR paid to install the two fish barriers — one on Illinois Lake, the other on a waterway just southeast of Brewster — back in 2015 at a cost of around $550,000 and has been covering operation and maintenance costs since then. However, Geiger said ...
  • Lakefield Standard
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  • 6/8/2018 2:15:00 PM
  • County may cover costs of electric fish barriers
  • The DNR paid to install the two fish barriers — one on Illinois Lake, the other on a waterway just southeast of Brewster — back in 2015 at a cost of around $550,000 and has been covering operation and maintenance costs since then. However, Geiger said ...
  • Jackson County Pilot
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  • 6/8/2018 2:09:00 PM
  • Fishing opportunities abound in Southwest Iowa
  • Black Crappie - Fair: Drift jigs or still fish minnows near the trees mid-lake. Bluegill - Fair: Bluegills are in the shallow bays on the upper half of the lake between the fishing jetties. They should be easy to target in these areas through May.
  • Kmaland
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  • 6/8/2018 1:53:00 PM
  • Take-A-Kid Fishing This Weekend
  • The DNR’s Take a Kid Fishing Weekend page at mndnr.gov/takeakidfishing includes links to a beginner’s guide to fishing; DNR’s Fish Minnesota page that includes regulations and locations of easy-to-access fishing piers and shorefishing areas ...
  • KNSI Radio
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  • 6/8/2018 1:34:00 PM
  • Michigan DNR offers free fishing this weekend
  • Those looking for something to do this weekend can grab their fishing rods and head for the great outdoors. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is kicking off the summer with Free Fishing Weekend across the state of Michigan. All fees for fishing
  • WZZM
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  • 6/8/2018 1:14:00 PM
  • Free fishing and free ORV weekend in Michigan
  • June 9 and 10 are Michigan’s annual Summer Free Fishing Weekend. That means that Michiganders and nonresidents alike can fish without a license this weekend, although other fishing regulations still apply. Also, entry into public boating access sites ...
  • WNEM-TV
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  • 6/8/2018 12:43:00 PM
  • Michigan DNR holds Free Fishing Weekend June 9-10
  • MUSKEGON, Mich. (WOOD) — If you’re angling for some time to cast a line in Michigan’s waters, this weekend is for you. The state’s lone Free Fishing Weekend of the summer is Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10. During that time, all anglers can ...
  • WOOD-TV
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  • 6/8/2018 10:30:00 AM
  • Soft Plastic Swimbaits from LIVETARGET Deadly on Walleyes and Pike
  • “Where we fish on Devils Lake, North Dakota, pitching crankbaits and plastics is pretty common place for both walleye and pike. Along those lines, we’re big fans of LIVETARGET swimbaits, which are really the best of both worlds,” says pro walleye ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/8/2018 7:15:00 AM
  • LISTEN: Meg’s research uncovers Scotland’s historic fishing songs
  • The 24-year-old’s interest in the historic tunes came from her time volunteering at the Scottish Fisheries Museum, after her family moved from Wisconsin. Meg, who now works at St Andrews University and recently gave a talk about her research at the HMS ...
  • Evening Telegraph
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  • 6/8/2018 5:00:00 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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