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  • Two Western KY men fined for illegal trafficking in protected fish
  • Kentucky Fish and Wildlife investigators worked cooperatively with Illinois Conservation Police officers to further investigate this activity. As a result, Taylor was charged in Illinois and ordered to pay $5,000 in restitution.
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  • 12/15/2017 12:42:00 PM
  • Indiana: Fishing Rules Liberalized During Renovation at Dove Hollow
  • Anglers at Dove Hollow Marsh in Glendale Fish & Wildlife Area can soon harvest more fish before the marsh is drained this spring for repairs. Effective Dec. 15, the DNR has removed the largemouth bass size limit and doubled the daily bag limit for all ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/15/2017 10:16:00 AM
  • Minnesota: Rehab Project Opens Freeborn Lake to Liberalized Fishing
  • A water level drawdown is ongoing as part of a lake rehabilitation project on Freeborn Lake in Freeborn County, which has prompted the Department of Natural Resources to post the lake open to liberalized fishing from Dec. 15 through Feb. 28. Licensed ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/15/2017 10:16:00 AM
  • North Dakota: Darkhouse Spearfishing Regulations
  • Northern pike and nongame fish are the only legal species for darkhouse spearfishing. Daily and possession limits are listed in the Fishing Regulations Guide. Darkhouse spearfishing is legal from December 1 through March 15 of each fishing year. All waters
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/15/2017 10:16:00 AM
  • 206 consecutive Friday fish frys and counting: Gard’s
  • 3.5 out of 5 stars. 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 ...
  • Milwaukee Record
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  • 12/15/2017 6:23:00 AM
  • Moderate conditions take ice fishing back to square one
  • Ice fishing is certainly a hot topic in North Dakota this year. I can’t remember a year when I’ve heard so much positive chatter, and many anglers, who haven’t yet ventured out to their favorite lake or a promising new destination, are waiting in ...
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 12/15/2017 5:09:00 AM
  • Hook & Hunting: Ice Fishing Safety
  • Winter has definitely arrived here in Northern Michigan. This has many ice fisherman gathering their gear. But don’t be fooled by the cold. With the high winds followed by the heavy snowfall, most Northern Michigan lakes do not have safe ice. Chris ...
  • 9&10 News
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  • 12/15/2017 12:32:00 AM
  • Recycle your used Christmas tree to help the fish habitat at Carlyle Lake
  • The Corps of Engineers along with the Illinois Department Of Natural Resources uses these trees to provide fish habitat at Carlyle Lake. The trees are submerged in the lake. The provide shelter, breeding areas, and resting places. They’ll be collected ...
  • KPLR 11
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  • 12/14/2017 6:53:00 PM
  • Fishing rules being relaxed on Freeborn Lake
  • ALBERT LEA, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is temporarily relaxing fishing regulations on Freeborn Lake. As part of an ongoing rehabilitation project, the water level of the lake has been drawn down. Because of that, the DNR says ...
  • KIMT
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  • 12/14/2017 6:15:00 PM
  • Disney buying Fox - and 29 other times real life has imitated The Simpsons
  • In 2012, an outraged customer from Thiensville in Wisconsin, Bill Wisth, phoned the police and organised a picket, after an "all-you-can-eat" fish restaurant refused to continue serving him. Closer to home, the same year saw two men banned from a Brighton
  • Daily Telegraph
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  • 12/14/2017 4:24:00 PM
  • Recycle your used Christmas tree to help the fish habitat at Carlyle Lake
  • The Corps of Engineers along with the Illinois Department Of Natural Resources uses these trees to provide fish habitat at Carlyle Lake. The trees are submerged in the lake. The provide shelter, breeding areas, and resting places. They’ll be collected ...
  • Fox2now
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  • 12/14/2017 1:21:00 PM
  • Popular Hard Water Classic Ice Fishing Tournament Set for Jan. 13
  • Anglers 16 and older who are not legally disabled must carry valid Illinois fishing licenses. The main entrance to Blackwell Forest Preserve is located on Butterfield Road 0.25 mile west of Winfield Road. "This is a wonderful event for the whole family and
  • Chicago Tribune
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  • 12/14/2017 4:09:00 AM
  • Below the Waterline: Plenty to consider when buying a boat
  • That work included helping the Illinois Department of Natural Resources make Evergreen Lake at McLean County's Comlara Park near Hudson one of the best muskie fisheries in the Midwest. The IMA is honoring Richardson for his reporting on that effort and for
  • Pantagraph
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  • 12/14/2017 4:08:00 AM
  • Ice fishing update
  • (KFYR TV) Anglers are anxious to get out on the ice to catch perch and walleye, but so far this year they are lucky to even set foot on some North Dakota lakes. The Game and Fish Department says ice conditions across the state are extremely variable and ..
  • Valley News Live
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  • 12/14/2017 3:47:00 AM
  • What you need to know to stay safe while ice fishing
  • WAUSAU,Wis.(WSAW)--As temperatures continue to drop across Central Wisconsin many people are hoping to get out and enjoy winter activities like ice fishing. Matt Hieronimus the Battalion Chief at Safer Fire Department said since it hasn't been cold enough
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  • 12/14/2017 1:16:00 AM
  • Legendary walleye fisherman Bob Propst 'just thought like a fish'
  • He grew up in Omaha but spent most of his life as a fishing guide — first at Lake McConaughy near Ogallala, Nebraska, then at Lake Oahe near Pierre, South Dakota. A legend himself — he was inducted into the National Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame in ...
  • Star-Herald
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  • 12/13/2017 7:22:00 PM
  • Legendary walleye fisherman Bob Propst, 78, 'just thought like a fish'
  • “Bob taught us all how to use bottom-bouncers,” Kavajecz said. “All the smart guys from Wisconsin and Minnesota would bring our finesse stuff to South Dakota. Bob would throw down a 1½- or 2-ounce bottom-bouncer, pile through the fish and take all ...
  • Omaha World-Herald
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  • 12/13/2017 6:45:00 PM
  • Hugo's Frog Bar & Fish House
  • ","from":"USA Today","source":"http://www.10best.com/destinations/illinois/chicago/chicago/restaurants/hugos-frog-bar-fish-house/","date":""},{"quote":"The menu changes daily and features day boat seafood and shellfish.","from":"Chicago MetroMix","source .
  • Tasting Table
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  • 12/13/2017 5:40:00 PM
  • Winter lurching in: Ice fishing, duck hunting, life, Chicago outdoors
  • As to ice fishing nearby . . . well. On Monday, Greg Dickson, proprietor of Triangle Sports and Marine in Antioch said they had started ice fishing over the Wisconsin line on Camp Lake. He expected ice fishing on the Chain O’Lakes backwaters this week.
  • Chicago Sun-Times
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  • 12/13/2017 11:56:00 AM
  • Officials take public feedback on Lake Michigan fish plan
  • GRAND HAVEN, Mich. — Michigan officials are taking feedback on a long-term plan for managing Lake Michigan fish populations and future stocking activities. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is hosting the last of three public meetings on the ...
  • WRAL.com
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  • 12/13/2017 11:09:00 AM
  • white fish lake mn 3d models
  • I made this depth model of Minnesota's Whitefish Lake, and some of the adjoining lakes, using bathymetric data from the Minnesota Gespatial Information Office. The model's z-scale...
  • stlfinder.com
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  • 12/13/2017 5:18:00 AM
  • Milwaukee Ice Fishing & Winter Sports Show
  • Wisconsin ice fishing and winter sports enthusiasts won’t want to miss the Milwaukee Ice Fishing Show, located at the Wisconsin State Fair Park. This is the premiere opportunity to shop exhibits and products perfect for casual hobbyists and longtime ...
  • rv123.com
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  • 12/13/2017 4:49:00 AM
  • Cold water detrimental to some fish
  • One of the notes came from an individual who spent his childhood in Wisconsin and every year their lake froze over, yet the fish bounced back by spring. Not all fish are vulnerable to severe freezes; however, some are. Speckled trout in particular cannot .
  • The Galveston County Daily News
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  • 12/13/2017 4:09:00 AM

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NorthCentral at glance

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StateLakesStreamsReservoirs
ILLINOIS86926631106
INDIANA7923470671
IOWA3232024168
MICHIGAN67924556189
MINNESOTA88751959520
NEBRASKA82314021815
NORTH DAKOTA799632115
OHIO32339001240
SOUTH DAKOTA5011521300
WISCONSIN511231091319

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