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  • Players de Noc to perform ice-fishing musical
  • “This show is a family friendly ice fishing musical comedy,” said Director Dawn Martin. Written in Wisconsin’s Door County, it is a north woods theater staple full of things everyone will recognize. “Its part of what the show’s roots are is that ...
  • Upper Michigans Source
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  • 12/1/2016 11:59:49 PM
  • Mark Rylance in Nice Fish – review round-up
  • And what exactly does King Rylance provide for us here? Well, drawing comparisons as far-flung as Stan Laurel and Kenny from South Park, Rylance is Ron, a novice fisherman from Wisconsin, “bundled up in a fur-lined head-piece and patched trousers,” as ...
  • The Stage
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  • 11/29/2016 2:08:03 PM
  • Perch and waiting on ice: Chicago fishing/Midwest Fishing Report
  • The first talk of ice fishing in northern Wisconsin comes, though it is more likely next week, and perch reports around southern Lake Michigan lead this sprawling raw-file Midwest Fishing Report. The MFR for Chicago fishing appears in a condensed form ...
  • Chicago Sun Times
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  • 11/23/2016 2:40:49 AM
  • Wisconsin’s hunting, fishing and outdoor report
  • The regular nine-day Wisconsin gun deer season opened last Saturday, Nov. 19, and state wildlife officials are enthusiastic about the season, with the early archery and crossbow harvests ahead of last year harvest-wise and many hunters reporting increased
  • chetekalert.com
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  • 11/22/2016 9:37:11 AM
  • Door County Wisconsin’s Iconic Fish Boils Are History In A Cauldron
  • On the surface, the concept of a fish boil sounds pretty unappealing. The preparation of relatively flavorless and fatty whitefish boiled in a huge kettle with only salt, potatoes and onions as flavoring elements is akin to a cajun shrimp boil with all the
  • foodrepublic.com
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  • 11/21/2016 6:42:24 PM
  • Everest fishing team tackles success in 15th season
  • WESTON - “While fishing is not a recognized sport in Wisconsin schools — at least not yet — that doesn’t mean that competitive organized fishing isn’t an option for area youth,” said Joel DeBoer, D.C. Everest fishing team coach. In fact ...
  • Wausau Daily Herald
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  • 11/21/2016 11:25:44 AM
  • Upper Chippewa Basin fishing report for Nov. 14
  • Even with the beautiful fall weather, fishing activity has continued to diminish on waters in the Wisconsin Northwoods with each passing week of the fall. The deer rut has started and hunting opportunities abound – so most outdoor enthusiasts have been ...
  • Post-Crescen Media
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  • 11/14/2016 6:07:45 PM
  • Great Outdoors: Late Fly Fishing on the Brule
  • The serene, flowing waters of the Brule River in Wisconsin are a popular spot for fly fishermen to try and land their next big catch. “There’s multiple landings on the Brule where you can park,” explains Phil Johnson, who works at Superior Fly Anglers.
  • FOX 21 News
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  • 11/11/2016 9:10:16 PM
  • Wisconsin DNR Seeks Input for Lake Superior Lake Trout Survey
  • ASHLAND, Wis. - An online public survey outlining a variety of options for Lake Superior lake trout will help inform the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources in the development of new rules to help sustainably manage the fishery. The options were ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 11/8/2016 9:25:09 AM
  • Gary Engberg: No luck, but that's muskie fishing
  • MINOCQUA -- Last week, I took a trip to northern Wisconsin to meet a good friend and do some muskie fishing. If the weather permits, I always go to Wisconsin’s Vilas County to meet Hall of Fame fishing guide and angler Russ Smith of Minocqua. We go back ..
  • Madison
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  • 11/4/2016 6:26:46 PM
  • Wisconsin: DNR Seeks Input on Lake Superior Lake Trout Via Survey
  • ASHLAND, Wis. - An online public survey outlining a variety of options for Lake Superior lake trout will help inform the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources in the development of new rules to help sustainably manage the fishery. The options were ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 11/3/2016 9:16:46 AM
  • River fish feed millions
  • Peter McIntyre at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and his colleagues used data from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations to build a global map of river fisheries, which have historically received less attention than their ...
  • Nature
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  • 11/2/2016 6:21:59 PM
  • Musky Shop November Newsletter
  • Speaking of bait, if you're fishing in northern Wisconsin this year we can assure you that we maintain a large supply of the freshest wild suckers in stock all the time. If you have special requirements or need a large supply for a group outing give us a .
  • Outdoors First
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  • 11/2/2016 3:15:52 PM
  • Wisconsin: Nov. 7 Meeting on Lake Michigan Fisheries Management
  • SHEBOYGAN, Wis. - Following announcement of the 2017 stocking plans for chinook, coho, steelhead, brown trout and lake trout in the Wisconsin waters of Lake Michigan, the Department of Natural Resources will launch its next phase of stakeholder engagement
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 11/2/2016 7:52:03 AM
  • Tomahawk area fishing report for Nov. 1
  • Roman Derleth of Buck's Taxidermy & Guide Service was born and raised in the Tomahawk area. Derleth fishes in Wisconsin Musky Tour events and has been a taxidermist since 2005 and a fishing guide since 2006. To reach Derleth visit his Facebook page.
  • Post-Crescen Media
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  • 11/1/2016 5:47:22 PM
  • Catch and release improves fishing for all
  • "It's the same fish. Tell me catch and release doesn't work!" Allen is the president of Dave's Musky Club of Kaukauna and an officer of the Musky Alliance of Wisconsin. His father, Gene, is credited with introducing the spotted musky to Wisconsin ...
  • The Northwoods River News
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  • 10/29/2016 12:28:48 PM
  • FISH group launches muskie adoption plan
  • Christmas will be here soon and a local “friends group” has an idea for you. Why not give them their very own state fish – a Wisconsin muskellunge to follow over its years of growth? In these times of limited financial resources, friends groups are ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 10/27/2016 4:13:05 PM
  • Harbor Fish Market & Grille Is Now Travel Green Certified
  • The Wisconsin Department of Tourism proudly welcomes Harbor Fish Market & Grille as a certified member of its Travel Green Wisconsin program. With a longstanding conservation legacy, this program furthers Wisconsin’s commitment to sustainability.
  • doorcountypulse.com
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  • 10/27/2016 2:54:21 PM
  • Rockford veterans cast lines at first annual fishing event
  • Vietnam War vet Richard Martin remembers going fishing up in Wisconsin, when he was a kid. "I'd get in the boat and get out in the middle of the lake and just sit back and relax," said Martin. "I really didn't even care if I caught anything but back then .
  • 13 Your News Leader
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  • 10/23/2016 6:59:29 AM
  • Michigan revises plan to reduce Lake Michigan fish stocking
  • Michigan recently agreed with Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and native tribes to decrease annual Lake Michigan stocking by about 17 percent from current levels because of a shortage of prey fish. Each state adopted its own plan to help reach the target.
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 10/21/2016 6:57:41 PM
  • Michigan revises plan to reduce Lake Michigan fish stocking
  • Michigan recently agreed with Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and native tribes to decrease annual Lake Michigan stocking by about 17 percent from current levels because of a shortage of prey fish. Each state adopted its own plan to help reach the target.
  • WXOW 19
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  • 10/21/2016 7:59:07 AM
  • Heading Outdoors: Finding Wisconsin in a Door County fish boil
  • When searching for what makes something a "true Wisconsin experience," many people head outdoors. We're introducing a new series where NBC26's Billy Wagness takes you there, showing you the people who make these woods and waters something special.
  • NBC26
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  • 10/19/2016 4:12:26 AM
  • No Action on Cameras at Bear Attack Site North of Whitefish
  • On Sunday, October 16, a man was attacked by a bear about 3-1/2 miles northeast of Whitefish on F. H. Stoltze land between Wisconsin Avenue and Haskill Basin Road. The man was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. FWP responded ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 10/18/2016 8:55:46 PM
  • CSI Great Lakes: Fish forensics trace contaminants from lakes to streams
  • “We use the expression you are what you eat.” The findings don’t mean you should stop eating Great Lakes fish, said Titus Seilheimer, a fisheries specialist with Wisconsin Sea Grant, which monitors Great Lakes water pollution and funds research on ...
  • Great Lakes Echo
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  • 10/18/2016 1:28:58 AM
  • Wisconsin Meetings on Wolf River Fisheries Development
  • DNR sets meetings to share information on Balsam Row dam, introduce steps for Wolf River plan development SHAWANO, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, in cooperation with the Menominee Tribe, will hold three informational meetings this ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 10/11/2016 7:06:33 AM
  • Bristol Wisconsin Historical Society holding fish boil fundraiser
  • Bristol Wisconsin Historical Society is holding a fundraiser in partnership with the Fire Pitt for an authentic Wisconsin Fish Boil on Monday Oct. 17, from 4 to 9 p.m. Tickets: Adults $20, Children 3-10 $8 (under 3 free). Tickets may be purchased ...
  • West of the I
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  • 10/7/2016 12:08:58 AM
  • Watertown graduate among 2017 Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inductees
  • One of the many programs of the Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame, based in Hayward, Wisconsin, consists of recognizing individuals, organizations and institutions who have made significant and lasting contributions to the sport and heritage of freshwater .
  • Public Opinion
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  • 10/6/2016 10:18:36 AM
  • Engberg: Wisconsin River big fish combo
  • The Lower Wisconsin River from the dam at Prairie du Sac to the mouth of Second River and Highway 12 is well worth fishing for both muskies and walleyes this time of year. The canoe and kayak activity on the river and also the number of fishermen is minima
  • Post-Crescen Media
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  • 10/5/2016 4:39:11 PM
  • St. Croix Rods sponsors Bassmaster College Series
  • The test results are in, too: A's across the board. What's more, the Wisconsin rod company recently introduced a premium, affordably priced bass fishing series. Consider BASS X that sort of gateway instrument that can keep young anglers fishing for life.
  • OutdoorsFIRST
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  • 10/5/2016 1:04:26 PM
  • DEC, Fish And Wildlife Service Release Endangered Sturgeon
  • Doug Aloisi came all the way from Wisconsin with a truckload of fish. He's from the Genoa National Fish Hatchery, and with the hatchery's 20-plus years of experience raising sturgeon, he's well-versed in what it takes to help the fish thrive. "We kind of .
  • TIME WARNER CABLE NEWS
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  • 10/4/2016 4:11:44 PM
  • Wisconsin Fish Fry
  • Cook a traditional fish fry in #AroundTheWorldIn80Dishes with Gingham in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Wisconsin is are hodgepodge of European settlers. We are a land of farmers. Our cuisine is reflective of this. Like potatoes. I love Potatoes. And Cheese.
  • cutoutandkeep.net
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  • 10/3/2016 8:56:16 AM
  • Bob Schuh: Fish and Game awards scholarships
  • The event will be a special fundraiser for the club, which is considered one of the oldest conservation organizations in Wisconsin. Proceeds will support the club’s conservation and youth activities. The Manitowoc Unit is part of Manitowoc County Fish ...
  • Herald Times Reporter
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  • 10/1/2016 6:35:28 AM
  • Plano Pro Pennaz Earns Highest Honor
  • Plano, IL (September 29, 2016) – Founded in 1960 and based in Hayward, Wisconsin, the Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame exists, in part, to recognize persons, organizations and institutions who have made significant and lasting contributions to the sport ..
  • OutdoorsFIRST
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  • 10/1/2016 5:59:41 AM
  • The Quiet Fishing Town In Wisconsin That Seems Frozen In Time
  • Not too long ago, Wisconsin was known for its fishing towns. Fishing was a major way that people supported themselves. It isn’t surprising, either, because Wisconsin has so many lakes and rivers. But many of those old fishing towns have fallen by the ...
  • onlyinyourstate.com
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  • 10/1/2016 5:59:41 AM
  • Secret ingredients a big part of Scandinavian fish boil in South Elgin
  • For at least the past 10 years Jim Stopka, originally of Geneva, who now resides in Minocqua, Wisconsin, has been perfecting his recipe for boiled fish. "It's a secret," Stopka said of the ingredients as he added a few more to the boiling pots Saturday at
  • Daily Herald
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  • 10/1/2016 5:02:25 AM
  • Some Wisconsin Anglers Profit From Unwanted Fish
  • Brooks Niedziejko has always loved fishing for carp and there’s plenty to fish. A number of Wisconsin’s 15,000 lakes are challenged by the prolific reproducer. Carp are not native, but have been swimming here for years. Europeans prized carp as a ...
  • WUWM
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  • 9/28/2016 9:16:30 AM
  • Compared to organized sports, trout fishing is quite safe
  • Of the eight hazards I would dismiss two as not likely to happen in southwestern Wisconsin, encounter with a venomous snake, and running into a sow bear with cubs. Forty-eight years ago I started fishing trout in southwestern Wisconsin and never ...
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 9/28/2016 7:57:46 AM
  • Extended trout season lures anglers for fall fishing
  • Contact(s): Joanna Griffin, DNR trout coordinator,Joanna.Griffin@Wisconsin.gov, 608-264-8953; Heath Benike, DNR fisheries supervisor based in Eau Claire, 715-896-7458, heath.benike@wisconsin.gov, Mike Donofrio, DNR fisheries supervisor based in Peshtigo ..
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  • 9/27/2016 11:58:10 PM
  • 2016 Hodag Musky Challenge Winners Announced
  • Winners from this weekend's Challenge include: 1st Place: Nelson Eisele and Eric Dombeck from Rhinelander, WI ­ fishing on Boom Lake and the Wisconsin River 2nd Place: Andy Smits and Chad Nelson from Gillet, WI ­ fishing on Lake Thompson, Lake ...
  • OutdoorsFIRST
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  • 9/27/2016 3:55:34 AM
  • Video: Fly Fishing the Driftless Area of Wisconsin in “Driftless Spring”
  • Driftless Spring from On The Rise on Vimeo. The treasured Driftless Area of Wisconsin gets the focus of a video from On The Rise Outdoors. From the video makers: “Highlights from Spring 2016 fly fishing a small stream in the Driftless Area of Wisconsin.”
  • venturingangler.com
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  • 9/26/2016 3:38:16 PM
  • 2016 Hodag Musky Challenge winners announced
  • Winners from this weekend's Challenge include: 1st Place: Nelson Eisele and Eric Dombeck from Rhinelander, WI ­ fishing on Boom Lake and the Wisconsin River 2nd Place: Andy Smits and Chad Nelson from Gillet, WI ­ fishing on Lake Thompson, Lake ...
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 9/25/2016 11:53:23 PM
  • Let's Go Fishing partners with Culver's for fundraiser
  • The trips are free of charge. The group even supplies the bait for fishing trips. Those fishing need only have a valid Wisconsin fishing license (over the age of 16). Life jackets are also provided and mandatory for all who head out on the boat.
  • The Northwoods River News
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  • 9/24/2016 7:26:43 AM
  • Upper Chippewa Basin fishing report for Sept. 22
  • Many stocked trout lakes will remain open after this date and those waters can be found in the pamphlet entitled “Guide to Wisconsin Trout Fishing Regulations 2016-17”.
  • Post-Crescen Media
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  • 9/22/2016 4:33:07 PM
  • Big sturgeon caught, Dells area: Fish of the Week
  • Tom Beilfus of Orland Park emailed, “Not a keeper, but I caught this 55-inch sturgeon right in front of Rivers Edge [at the Wisconsin Dells] from the dock’’ Hook-and-line season is open for sturgeon in Wisconsin; on rivers allowing keeping of fish ...
  • Chicago Sun Times
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  • 9/22/2016 12:51:13 PM
  • Best Places to Fish in Wisconsin: Big Cedar Lake
  • Big Cedar Lake, in Washington County, is the largest of five lakes that make up the Cedar Lakes watershed. At more than 900 acres in size, with 10.2 miles of shoreline and a maximum depth of 105 feet, Big Cedar Lake is set up as an outstanding fishery ...
  • travelwisconsin.com
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  • 9/21/2016 11:58:07 PM
  • Central Wisconsin fishing report for Sept. 20
  • Cooler temperatures this week have led to water temperatures dropping to the mid 60 degree range which has in turn increased fishing activity. Bear hunters are also finding the cooler temperatures more seasonable and welcoming when heading out to the woods
  • Post-Crescen Media
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  • 9/20/2016 3:59:42 PM
  • 2016 Fishing Hot Spots Hodag Musky Challenge September 23-25
  • Anglers from around Wisconsin and the Midwest will cast their lines for the chance to take home part of a multi-thousand dollar cash purse and the title of 2016 Fishing Hot Spots Hodag Musky Challenge Champion. This catch-and-release tournament takes place
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 9/16/2016 4:08:37 AM
  • 2016 Fishing Hot Spots Hodag Musky Challenge September 23-25
  • Anglers from around Wisconsin and the Midwest will cast their lines for the chance to take home part of a multi-thousand dollar cash purse and the title of 2016 Fishing Hot Spots Hodag Musky Challenge Champion. This catch-and-release tournament takes place
  • OutdoorsFIRST
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  • 9/16/2016 3:54:18 AM
  • Advertising Opportunities Available in Fishing Book
  • Following up on a successful pilot effort in 2016, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is again offering advertising opportunities in the upcoming Guide to Wisconsin Hook and Line Fishing Regulations. The 2017-18 fishing regulation pamphlet ...
  • doorcountypulse.com
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  • 9/15/2016 8:16:10 PM
  • Obama puts North Atlantic zone off-limits to drilling, fishing
  • Obama puts North Atlantic zone off-limits to drilling, fishing President Obama will designate the first marine national monument in the Atlantic Ocean Thursday. Check out this story on wisconsinrapidstribune.com: http://usat.ly/2coGV5L
  • Wisconsin Rapids Tribune
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  • 9/15/2016 1:35:18 PM
  • New Bass X Series from St. Croix Rods
  • "To know that a company like St. Croix built a rod for fisherman like me is pretty cool." BASS X rods were designed in Park Falls, Wisconsin and are handcrafted in our Fresnillo, Mexico facility. Retailing for $100 - $110, BASS X delivers incomparable valu
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/14/2016 6:55:38 AM
  • Watch: Huge shark eats smaller shark off fishing line
  • Watch: Huge shark eats smaller shark off fishing line It’s a dog-eat-dog world out there, or in this case shark-eat-shark. Check out this story on wisconsinrapidstribune.com: http://usat.ly/2cSY23j
  • Wisconsin Rapids Tribune
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  • 9/12/2016 12:41:36 PM
  • Warmer waters could affect recreational fishing in Midwest
  • For the past 30 years, walleye populations have been declining and largemouth bass populations have been increasing in lakes across Wisconsin. These changes are cause for concern for many anglers and policy makers since freshwater fishing in Wisconsin is .
  • WNEM
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  • 9/12/2016 10:47:04 AM
  • Fishing Championships in Rhinelander
  • RHINELANDER, WI (WSAU) -- Rhinelander is host to the fifth annual Central Wisconsin River Series Championship fishing tournament this weekend. 35 two-man teams will attack the Rhinelander Flowage System for over $9,800 in cash and other prizes. Tournament
  • WSAU News
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  • 9/9/2016 10:36:18 AM
  • Fishing Championships in Rhinelander
  • RHINELANDER, WI (WSAU) -- Rhinelander is host to the fifth annual Central Wisconsin River Series Championship fishing tournament this weekend. 35 two-man teams will attack the Rhinelander Flowage System for over $9,800 in cash and other prizes. Tournament
  • WHBL
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  • 9/9/2016 10:36:18 AM
  • Fishing club catches on at UW-Whitewater
  • “I grew up around it … my dad was a big walleye fisherman,” said Matacynski, a Wausau West graduate who has spent a lot of time on the Wisconsin River. “But when I was 6 or 7, I saw these guys in a bass tournament on TV and learned you could go pr
  • Gazette Xtra
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  • 9/8/2016 5:58:19 AM
  • Lake Wisconsin Alliance to Host Fish Shocking Demonstration
  • The Lake Wisconsin Alliance (LWA) will host a fish shocking demonstration at Whalen Grade, Highway CS and Highway V in Lodi on Tuesday, Sept. 13 from 6-8 p.m. This demonstration will provide attendees with the chance to see different fish species present .
  • HNG News
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  • 9/7/2016 8:39:58 PM
  • Wisconsin fishing, hunting, outdoor report
  • Fishing success has been pretty good on waters across the Northwoods, with muskies again the highlight of the week. Action continued to be generally good, with anglers reporting quite a few sightings, follows, strikes and many catches have also been made.
  • chetekalert.com
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  • 9/7/2016 9:19:56 AM
  • Fishing for a cause in Des Allemands memorial bass tournament
  • The mission? It was clear -- to fish in the eighth annual Fishing for Frankie memorial bass tournament. The angler from Wisconsin, who had fished the tournament before, made a return trip. There were teams who have fished the event for years; some ...
  • Nola Blogs
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  • 9/5/2016 4:46:07 PM
  • Ted Peck: Muskie fishing by the full moon
  • Muskies are probably biting like crazy right now on the Chippewa flowage. Wisconsin's state fish might claim feeding discretion privilege as the alpha predator, but eventually, they need to eat. Indian Trails Resort owner John Dettloff tried talking me ...
  • Gazette Xtra
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  • 9/4/2016 11:03:43 AM
  • Scientists to name new fish species after Obama
  • This is a nice-looking fish." The official name of the fish won't be released until later this year. Trump’s Rust Belt hopes rise in... Don’t look now, but Donald Trump is on the rebound in Wisconsin.
  • The Hill
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  • 9/3/2016 10:21:57 AM
  • New Lisbon Lions hosting fall fish boil
  • The Lions promise a true Wisconsin fish boil even better than traditional Door County boils. All the fish will be prepared over an open fire on the grounds outside the community center. The meal, which costs $10, includes boneless cod, baby red potatoes ..
  • WisNews
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  • 9/2/2016 2:40:50 PM
  • Wisconsin Welcomes Comment on Lake Michigan Management Options
  • The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources in cooperation with Wisconsin Sea Grant recently held a meeting of the Lake Michigan Fisheries Forum at Lakeshore Technical College in Cleveland. At this meeting, the department identified potential options for
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/2/2016 8:21:27 AM
  • Grotesque cancers plaguing Lake Michigan tributary fish
  • Federal scientists are finding increasing skin and liver tumors in bottom-feeding fish caught in several of Wisconsin's Lake Michigan tributaries that flow through areas with particularly severe environmental problems. According to a three-year U.S ...
  • MLive
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  • 8/31/2016 7:26:33 AM
  • Fish boil brings taste of North Atlantic cod to Barrington
  • A standing crowd of about 35 people clapped. At the park Aug. 26, the Barrington Park District and the Barrington Area Council on Aging hosted a Wisconsin-style fish boil for attendees — many of whom recounted past boils in the tourist destination of ...
  • Chicago Tribune
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  • 8/30/2016 7:23:34 PM
  • Elevated Fish Tumor Levels in Wisconsin Rivers
  • MILWAUKEE, WI (WSAU-Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) -- Elevated numbers of fish have been found with tumors in three rivers in Wisconsin. The study led by the U.S. Geological Survey found elevated skin and liver tumors in white suckers in the Milwaukee ...
  • WSAU News
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  • 8/29/2016 7:21:46 AM
  • Study finds contaminants, elevated fish tumors in 3 Wisconsin rivers
  • Researchers have found elevated numbers of tumors in fish in the Milwaukee, Menomonee and Kinnickinnic rivers, suggesting that efforts to remove carcinogenic contaminants from the three waterways have been unsuccessful. The study, which was led by the U.S
  • Wisconsin Gazette
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  • 8/29/2016 1:16:41 AM
  • The fish that have bellies full of mice – but we don’t know how
  • “That is a lot, and a rare finding,” says Peter Lisi, an aquatic ecologist at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The stomachs of some catfish contained as much as 95 per cent small mammals, with two fish having three animals each in their stomach
  • New Scientist
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  • 8/28/2016 11:57:57 PM
  • Study finds elevated fish tumor levels in 3 Wisconsin rivers
  • Researchers have found elevated numbers of tumors in fish in the Milwaukee, Menomonee and Kinnickinnic rivers, suggesting that more cleanup efforts are needed to remove contaminants from the three Wisconsin waterways. The study led by the U.S. Geological .
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  • 8/27/2016 5:25:26 PM
  • Wisconsin anglers convicted of going over fish limit in Ohio
  • PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio wildlife officers say 24 people from Wisconsin and one from Ohio have been convicted of exceeding their daily limit of walleye on Lake Erie. The state's natural resources department says the convictions follow an ...
  • The Daily Progress
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  • 8/27/2016 9:11:30 AM
  • 25 convicted of illegal walleye fishing in Lake Erie
  • 25 convicted of illegal walleye fishing in Lake Erie Group of anglers from Wisconsin found guilty of exceeding daily walleye limit Check out this story on portclintonnewsherald.com: http://ohne.ws/2c2E9Gu
  • Port Clinton News Herald
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  • 8/26/2016 10:34:25 PM
  • High rate of tumors found in fish
  • The researchers sampled the three Milwaukee rivers, the Sheboygan River, the Root River in Racine and the Kewaunee River in northeastern Wisconsin between 2012 and 2014 and took 200 samples of adult fish during spawning season in each of the four river ...
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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  • 8/26/2016 9:37:09 PM
  • Crosstrails: Fishing trip nets memories, aches
  • This time, it was the weather, winds and storms that battered and beat up this aging fishing crew and sent them limping back to Wisconsin with some solid physical aches and pains, but also with some great memories. Here are some daily recaps of the trip ..
  • Sheboygan Press
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  • 8/23/2016 5:48:40 AM
  • Missing woman located in Fish Creek
  • Multiple agencies were called out to Peninsula State Park in Fish Creek Monday to search for a missing Wisconsin Rapids woman. According to a report from the Door County Sheriff’s Department, the woman’s boyfriend, also from Wisconsin Rapids ...
  • Green Bay Press-Gazette
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  • 8/19/2016 9:09:40 PM
  • This Week on Dan Small Outdoors Radio
  • This week, Dan Small Outdoors Radio features tour guide Dave Thorson, Mercer, Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce director Tina Brunell, Wisconsin DNR hunting and shooting sports coordinator Keith Warnke and fishing guide Ron Barefield. Listen 24/7 online at www
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/18/2016 6:08:55 AM
  • New bass virus discovered in Wisconsin lake
  • The virus was identified in dead largemouth bass that were collected by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) during an investigation into a May 2015 fish kill. The virus's genome was sequenced at a "virus hunting laboratory" operated by Tony
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 8/18/2016 5:47:26 AM
  • New bass virus found in Wisconsin
  • The Fishing Wire reported today that a previously unknown virus was discovered in largemouth bass following a May 2015 fish kill at Wisconsin's Pine Lake. The new virus has yet to be directly linked to fish mortality, but researchers are concerned because
  • BassFan
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  • 8/17/2016 4:04:14 PM
  • New bass virus discovered in Wisconsin lake
  • The virus was identified in dead largemouth bass that were collected by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) during an investigation into a May 2015 fish kill. The virus's genome was sequenced at a "virus hunting laboratory" operated by Tony
  • OutdoorsFIRST
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  • 8/17/2016 1:19:35 PM
  • What's better than getting your fish fry through a drive thru?
  • Without a doubt, there are a lot of good fish fries in southeastern Wisconsin. But, many would argue that American Serb Hall's is the best. One unique aspect of their Friday Fish Fry is the Drive-Thru & Walk-Up Window. Included on the menu is...
  • wtmj.com
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  • 8/17/2016 11:39:23 AM
  • Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
  • The River Falls Fighting Fish are going back to the Wisconsin Baseball Association State Tournament finals. The Fish advanced to the 8-team championship round with a pair of shutout victories in the WBA regionals over the weekend in Hallie. James Georgakas
  • River Falls Journal
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  • 8/15/2016 1:04:40 AM
  • The Great Outdoors with Mark and Chad : Mepps fishing lures
  • ANTIGO, Wis. (WSAW) - While there are many ways to fish throughout the country and Wisconsin, chances are, most people have heard of the lure manufacturer Mepps. Mepps has been and is still now a fishing lure manufacturer located in Wisconsin, but it ...
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  • 8/11/2016 10:45:03 PM
  • Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
  • The Fighting Fish will now turn their attention to the Wisconsin Baseball Association State Tournament, where they will be making their ninth straight appearance. They will travel to Hallie this weekend where they will open the postseason Saturday ...
  • River Falls Journal
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  • 8/11/2016 3:06:55 PM
  • Previously unknown virus linked to fish deaths
  • A new type of virus has been linked with a die-off of largemouth bass in Pine Lake, Wisconsin, U.S. This forms part of an investigation into a series of unexplained fish deaths last year. The previously unknown virus was detected at the U.S. Fish and ...
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  • 8/11/2016 7:50:16 AM
  • Weekly Overview: New Fish Virus Identified in Wisconsin
  • ANALYSIS - A new virus, dubbed largemouth bass reovirus, has been found in fish taken from Pine Lake in Wisconsin, US, following a large mortality event back in 2015. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) sequenced the virus's genome, which .
  • The Fish Site
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  • 8/10/2016 8:27:15 AM
  • DNR says high water causes Mississippi River fish kills
  • Earlier this month, biologists with the Minnesota and Wisconsin DNR were contacted by a local marina concerned about the fish population in their area. Kim Benson, owner of Lawrence Lake Marina in Brownsville said fisherman started notifying him about two
  • WQOW
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  • 8/10/2016 6:11:14 AM
  • Central Wisconsin fishing report for Aug. 9
  • Well this has been an interesting week. Water temperatures have dropped about 10 degrees from where they were last week at this time and the bite has really picked up. We are now seeing water temperatures in the low 70 degree range along with plenty of ...
  • Post-Crescen Media
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  • 8/9/2016 4:13:43 PM
  • New fish virus identified in Pine Lake, Wisconsin
  • A new fish virus has been found in Pine Lake in Wisconsin's Forest County. The virus was identified in dead largemouth bass that were collected by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) during an investigation into a May 2015 fish kill.
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  • 8/9/2016 12:03:11 PM
  • Laos’s thirst for Mekong River dams imperils fishing, farming
  • This is unacceptable considering the high stakes,” said Ian Baird, a geography professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who studies Mekong fisheries. Laos has said the power will help fuel development in the south of the country. Yet, overall ...
  • BusinessMirror.
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  • 8/8/2016 2:13:13 PM
  • Laos' thirst for Mekong River dams imperils fishing, farming
  • This is unacceptable considering the high stakes," said Ian Baird, a geography professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who studies Mekong fisheries. "If the measures don't work well, it will be too late to undo the damage and there will be ...
  • Chron
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  • 8/8/2016 12:25:50 PM
  • New virus found during investigation into largemouth bass fish kill
  • A new virus has been identified in association with a die-off of largemouth bass in Pine Lake in Wisconsin's Forest County. The previously unknown virus was isolated at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's La Crosse Fish Health Center from dead fish ...
  • E Science News
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  • 8/8/2016 8:43:56 AM
  • New Fish Virus Identified in Wisconsin
  • US - A new fish virus has been found in Pine Lake in Wisconsin's Forest County. The virus was identified in dead largemouth bass that were collected by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) during an investigation into a May 2015 fish kill.
  • The Fish Site
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  • 8/8/2016 8:08:09 AM
  • Laos' thirst for Mekong River dams imperils fishing, farming
  • This is unacceptable considering the high stakes," said Ian Baird, a geography professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who studies Mekong fisheries. "If the measures don't work well, it will be too late to undo the damage and there will be ...
  • FOX News
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  • 8/8/2016 4:04:46 AM
  • Lao’s Thirst for Hydro Electric Power will Imperil Fishing on Mekong
  • This is unacceptable considering the high stakes,” said Ian Baird, a geography professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who studies Mekong fisheries. “If the measures don’t work well, it will be too late to undo the damage and there will be ...
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  • 8/7/2016 11:54:13 PM
  • Scientists discover new virus during fish investigation
  • The University of Wisconsin-Madison issued a news release Friday saying researchers at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Fish Health Center in La Crosse isolated an unknown virus from dead fish collected as part of a probe into the May 2015 Pine Lake ..
  • iheart.com
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  • 8/7/2016 11:44:05 AM
  • New Virus Discovered During Investigation of Largemouth Bass Fish Kill
  • of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents. A new virus has been identified in association with a die-off of largemouth bass in Pine Lake in Wisconsin’s Forest County. The previously unknown virus was isolated at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife ...
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  • 8/7/2016 5:24:41 AM
  • New virus found during investigation into largemouth bass fish kill
  • MADISON, Wis. — A new virus has been identified in association with a die-off of largemouth bass in Pine Lake in Wisconsin’s Forest County. The previously unknown virus was isolated at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s La Crosse Fish Health Center ...
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  • 8/7/2016 4:13:06 AM
  • Scientists discover new virus during fish investigation
  • The University of Wisconsin-Madison issued a news release Friday saying researchers at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Fish Health Center in La Crosse isolated an unknown virus from dead fish collected as part of a probe into the May 2015 Pine Lake ..
  • Channel 3000
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  • 8/6/2016 6:47:36 PM
  • Biologists: Fish kills around La Crosse tied to oxygen levels
  • Biologists have determined low oxygen levels caused fish kills in the Mississippi River around La Crosse. Environmental officials from Wisconsin and Minnesota along with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service have been investigating reports of dead fish from .
  • Telegraph Herald
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  • 8/6/2016 10:26:31 AM
  • Biologists: Low oxygen lea to fish kills
  • Environmental officials from Wisconsin and Minnesota along with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service have been investigating reports of dead fish from roughly Trempealeau to Genoa. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources issued a news release Friday ..
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 8/6/2016 9:50:44 AM
  • Scientists discover new virus during fish investigation
  • The University of Wisconsin-Madison issued a news release Friday saying researchers at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Fish Health Center in La Crosse isolated an unknown virus from dead fish collected as part of a probe into the May 2015 Pine Lake ..
  • WAOW
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  • 8/6/2016 2:19:46 AM
  • New virus found during investigation into largemouth bass fish kill
  • A new virus has been identified in association with a die-off of largemouth bass in Pine Lake in Wisconsin's Forest County. Although the virus was discovered in association with a fish kill, more work is needed to understand if it is the primary culprit.
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  • 8/5/2016 10:09:13 PM
  • New virus found during investigation into largemouth bass fish kill
  • A new virus has been identified in association with a die-off of largemouth bass in Pine Lake in Wisconsin’s Forest County. The previously unknown virus was isolated at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s La Crosse Fish Health Center from dead fish ...
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison News
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  • 8/5/2016 5:08:34 PM
  • Perfect time to fish sunfish
  • They are plentiful in most Minnesota and Wisconsin lakes that have healthy populations of weeds. Scott Seibert with a trophy sunfish.Photo submitted These fish prefer to live in and around aquatic vegetation so they can have adequate protection from their
  • ABC Newspapers
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  • 8/5/2016 7:57:23 AM
  • New virus found during investigation into largemouth bass fish kill
  • A new virus has been identified in association with a die-off of largemouth bass in Pine Lake in Wisconsin's Forest County. The previously unknown virus was isolated at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's La Crosse Fish Health Center from dead fish ...
  • Science Daily
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  • 8/4/2016 11:57:47 PM
  • Fish, wildlife stamps benefit conservation
  • Fish, wildlife stamps benefit conservation Wisconsin holds annual contests for the stamps, which are required of hunters and anglers who pursue the selected species. The 2016-'17 winning designs will be on display at the State Fair. Check out this story on
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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  • 8/3/2016 10:33:04 PM
  • 2016-'17 Wisconsin wildlife and fish stamps
  • 2016-'17 Wisconsin wildlife and fish stamps This artwork by Craig Fairbert of Tony, Wis. was chosen as winner of the Wisconsin 2017 ring-necked pheasant stamp design contest. Contributed photo. Check out this story on jsonline.com: http://on.jsonl.in/2aPc6
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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  • 8/3/2016 10:33:04 PM
  • Focus on fun when taking the grandchildren fishing
  • I thanked them as they walked away to politely give us the pier. Jessie Stevens wrote about kid fishing, in the June, 2016, issue of Wisconsin Natural Resources. “There are two main truths to fishing with kids. The first is that there will be chaos.”
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 8/3/2016 7:59:45 AM
  • Don’t let fresh fish bug you
  • “Most ‘fresh’ fish served in Wisconsin restaurants are shipped across the nation or around the world and most ‘fresh’ fish contain trace amounts of polychlorinated biphenyls, mercury, industrial and agricultural chemical pollutants, and ...
  • WisNews
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  • 8/2/2016 11:53:00 PM

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