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  • Fresh fish and seafood Whidby Island
  • We are a Minnesota family and will be spending week on Whidbey Island this summer. Any tips and recommendations on where to buy fish and other seafood to cook "at home" while on Whidbey? We'll be on the south end but are willing to go where there's nice ..
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  • 2/18/2018 6:09:00 PM
  • Students compete in ice fishing championship
  • Organizers say this also helps introduce kids who don't have the means to experience the popular Wisconsin activity. "Everybody who is helping here, is because someone took them fishing as a kid and we are now spreading that onto the next generation,"said
  • WXOW
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  • 2/18/2018 1:57:00 PM
  • How to help Rocky fishing team cast off
  • My father took me fishing when I was young and, while I can embrace the challenge, I was never very good at it. Illinois is a state surrounded and crisscrossed by rivers and large and small lakes that offer great fishing. The Illinois High School ...
  • qconline
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  • 2/18/2018 6:57:00 AM
  • Indiana DNR's new guides to recreation, fishing available online
  • A comprehensive guide to Indiana values in outdoor recreation is available now at dnr.IN.gov/5280.htm. And a guide to Indiana fishing is available now at wildlife.IN.gov/2347.htm. The Department of Natural Resources’ 2018 Indiana Recreation Guide is the ..
  • Tribune-Star
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  • 2/18/2018 5:53:00 AM
  • Underwater Angling Lessons
  • "Panfish" Phil Laube is a Minnesota based angling adventurer who rarely ventures forth without his underwater camera. Laube's especially enthusiastic about employing an Aqua-Vu to study his presentation and how fish react to it. If sight-fishing via camera
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 2/18/2018 5:45:00 AM
  • DNR hosts free fishing weekend, but comes with caution
  • Outdoor enthusiasts are enjoying the weekend because it's free fishing weekend in Michigan. The Department of Natural Resources is letting everyone grab their fishing poles, and catch a fish without a license. But officials are reminding all who venture ..
  • WWMT
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  • 2/18/2018 4:35:00 AM
  • Grab your gear: It’s Free Fishing Weekend in Michigan
  • MICHIGAN -- Michigan's annual winter Free Fishing Weekend is being held Saturday and Sunday. People fishing will not need a license during the two days, but all fishing regulations still apply. Hunter Abbott, 13, of Belmont he enjoys ice fishing with ...
  • WXMI
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  • 2/18/2018 4:26:00 AM
  • Students compete in ice fishing championship
  • Organizers say this also helps introduce kids who don't have the means to experience the popular Wisconsin activity. "Everybody who is helping here, is because someone took them fishing as a kid and we are now spreading that onto the next generation,"said
  • WAOW
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  • 2/17/2018 11:35:00 PM
  • Ohio hunting and fishing licenses on sale soon
  • COLUMBUS -- Ohio’s hunters and anglers will soon be able to purchase their new licenses. On Thursday, March 1, outdoorsmen and women will be able to purchase their 2018-2019 licenses at wildohio.gov and at hundreds of participating agents throughout the ..
  • KnoxPages
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  • 2/17/2018 7:18:00 PM
  • Wisconsin’s mystery fish
  • Coasters have always been a mystery and fish of legend on Wisconsin’s North Shore of Lake Superior. Old grainy photos from the turn of the century up to the 50s and 60s show Coasters, massive brook trout that have all the traits of their trout stream ...
  • Osceola Sun
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  • 2/17/2018 5:29:00 PM
  • Proven tactics for below the dam saugeyes
  • Is fishing over for the winter, at least until the ice grows firm again? Not at all. There are lakes and reservoirs all over Ohio, from Charles Mill and Pleasant Hill clear down to the Ohio River where saugeyes traditionally make a winter migration to ...
  • Norwalk Reflector
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  • 2/17/2018 1:23:00 PM
  • Where do fish go in the winter time?
  • So where do fish go in winter? We are fortunate to have a premier Mississippi River fishery research facility nearby at the Iowa Department of Natural Resources Bellevue Fisheries Station located south of Bellevue. The research station has been mapping ...
  • Clinton Herald
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  • 2/17/2018 12:05:00 PM
  • Ask an Official: DNR Warden discusses ice fishing regulations
  • “Whenever you head out to go fishing it is important to review the most current Wisconsin fishing regulation pamphlet. Seasons, size limits, bag limits, and methods may change from one body of water to the next. A good place to start is on page 62 of the .
  • Merrill Foto News
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  • 2/17/2018 7:12:00 AM
  • Winter free fishing weekend in Michigan
  • The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is offering a weekend activity across the state: Free fishing weekend. DNR officials say everyone is welcome at state parks and recreation areas to fish without a license on Feb. 17 and 18, 2018. The DNR runs a
  • WWMT
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  • 2/17/2018 6:39:00 AM
  • UW-La Crosse takes on larger-than-life 'Big Fish' musical
  • John Divney has played some big roles in his time at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, but the senior is going out with a bang, playing the larger-than-life Edward Bloom in “Big Fish.” It’s a plum role in the musical adaptation of the book by ...
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 2/17/2018 4:52:00 AM
  • Thin ice a concern going into ‘free fish’ weekend
  • This weekend is expected to be especially busy on Michigan lakes because its “free fish weekend,” one of the two weekends each year where the public can fish without having to pay for a license. Miller said he wants risk-takers to know that their ...
  • WOOD-TV
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  • 2/17/2018 3:38:00 AM
  • Outdoors: Ice Fishing event in La Porte deemed a success
  • DNR Here Jeremy Price, Indiana's North Region Fisheries Supervisor and chairman of the Lake Michigan Committee of the Great Lakes Fishery Commission, and DNR staff, will be at Saturday's Hoosier Coho Club meeting, which starts at 4 p.m. at the MC Yacht ...
  • The News-Dispatch
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  • 2/17/2018 3:33:00 AM
  • No License Required This Weekend To Fish in Michigan
  • Fish for free this weekend in Michigan. Anyone fishing Saturday or Sunday won't need a license, although other rules still will be in effect, such as fish size and the number of fish to keep. The Department of Natural Resources says admission is free at ..
  • WKAR
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  • 2/17/2018 2:45:00 AM
  • Long Read: Design of Kitchen Appliances for the Man’s Kitchens
  • When Dan Statsick, 54, and his partner Nora divide up cooking duties at home, they end up at about an 80-to-20 ratio: The occasional Mediterranean fish and chicken Nora cooks are “over the moon,” he told me, but Statsick, president of the Minnesota ...
  • cookwithkathy.wordpress.com
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  • 2/17/2018 1:48:00 AM
  • Kids Fishing License: What You Should Know
  • And I know I’m not the only one with memories like it. Michigan is home to more than 11,000 lakes that are home to nearly 150 species of fish, which makes our mitten prime fishing grounds. And since fishing allows people hours to sit and talk ...
  • Metro Parent
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  • 2/16/2018 9:15:00 PM
  • Vote For Minnesota’s Best Friday Fish Fry
  • MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s the Lent season, but you don’t have to be a good Catholic Minnesotan to partake in the delectable Friday fish fry. Some Christians avoid red meat on Fridays. Rather than talking in terms of avoidance, we wanted you to tell ...
  • CBS Minnesota
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  • 2/16/2018 6:50:00 PM
  • North Iowa fishing report for Feb. 15
  • Blue Pit: Trout are still being caught. Fish near the pier with small jigs tipped with live bait. Clear Lake: Ice thickness is 17-20 inches. Avoid areas near the aerators. Ice heaves have made access on the lake difficult in spots. Yellow Bass - Good: The
  • Globe Gazette
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  • 2/16/2018 6:47:00 PM
  • Experience free fishing weekend Feb. 17-18
  • Grab a fishing rod and enjoy some of the finest fishing Michigan has to offer during the 2018 Winter Free Fishing Weekend Saturday, Feb. 17, and Sunday, Feb. 18. On those two days, everyone—residents and non-residents alike—can fish without a license ...
  • The Post
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  • 2/16/2018 6:12:00 PM

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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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