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  • Antidepressants Found In Several Great Lakes Fish
  • In a 2013 study, researchers with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee found that antidepressants can cause fish to become anxious, antisocial and homicidal. Females exposed to drugs produced fewer eggs. Meanwhile, the males became more aggressive ...
  • CBS Minnesota
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  • 9/22/2017 5:04:00 AM
  • 193 consecutive Friday fish frys and counting: Maverick’s
  • The reality is that I haven’t been to most of the places that people tell me about, which illustrates how big of a deal fish frys are in Wisconsin, and gives me something to look forward to for the rest of my life. This week’s random catch ended up ...
  • milwaukeerecord.com
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  • 9/15/2017 5:27:00 AM
  • Fryin’ Fish At WUMC
  • A fish fry is a popular fundraiser held throughout the U.S. In the northeast, battered or breaded haddock and cod are popular; in the midwest, particularly Wisconsin, the fish is typically beer battered cod, perch, and walleye; and in the southeast ...
  • thewestburytimes.com
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  • 9/14/2017 1:19:00 PM
  • Fishing for lunch at Wisconsin’s largest rainbow trout farm
  • Fish year-round for trout — no license or equipment needed — at Wisconsin’s Rushing Waters Fisheries, and then have your catch cleaned and cooked at the onsite Trout House restaurant. Rushing Waters is about a two-hour drive from Chicago. (Lori Rackl ...
  • Chicago Tribune
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  • 9/11/2017 5:16:00 PM
  • Wisconsin indoor fish farm uses water for greenhouse
  • NORTHFIELD, Wis. — A new fish farm and greenhouse operation in western Wisconsin is trying to change the seafood industry with its indoor aqua-hydroponics system. Fish farm-greenhouse enterprise Superior Fresh in Northfield opened its indoor Atlantic ...
  • Telegraph Herald
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  • 9/10/2017 5:37:00 AM
  • Wisconsin enterprise combines indoor fish farm, greenhouse
  • The one-acre fish farm can produce up to 120,000 pounds of Atlantic salmon – as well as 40,000 pounds of rainbow trout – each year. NORTHFIELD, Wis. — A new fish farm and greenhouse operation in western Wisconsin is trying to change the seafood ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 9/5/2017 8:38:00 PM
  • Ideas for catching more fish in clear water
  • And how the fish react should have an impact on how we react to our fishing presentations. I’ve got a trip planned to visit Sturgeon Bay in Door County, Wisconsin, this fall. In planning for this trip, I refer back to a trip I made there in the fall a ...
  • Spencer Daily Reporter
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  • 9/4/2017 11:29:00 PM
  • ‘Four Dead Horses’
  • From spring to autumn, on beaches public and private from Michigan to Wisconsin, rotting alewives served as an unavoidable reminder of the mortal danger of being a fish, if not out of water, then in water of the wrong sort. So Martin knew what the ...
  • Richmond magazine
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  • 9/4/2017 12:30:00 PM
  • Driftwood Outdoors: Fly-In wilderness fishing trip surpasses expectations
  • And the fish bite all day long. Bring good food. It enhances the pleasure of the trip. Many summers, I ventured north to Wisconsin and Minnesota with my grandfather. He was obsessed with walleye fishing. He devoured magazine articles and books on the speci
  • California Democrat
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  • 9/4/2017 5:02:00 AM
  • Brule River 2016-17 steelhead run considered average
  • The 2016-17 run of 6,268 steelhead (migratory rainbow trout) in Wisconsin's Brule River was just over the 25-year average for the species, according to Department of Natural Resources fisheries officials. The spring run of 724 steelhead, in addition to ...
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 9/3/2017 11:39:00 AM
  • Great fishing, good food add to experience in Canadian wilderness
  • And the fish bit all day long. Bring good food. It enhances the pleasure of the trip. For years, I ventured north to Wisconsin and Minnesota with my grandfather. He was obsessed with walleye fishing. He devoured magazine articles and books on the species.
  • Daily Journal
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  • 9/2/2017 6:55:00 AM
  • It Turns Out That Fish Around The Great Lakes Are On Antidepressants
  • Some fish won’t acknowledge the presence of predators as much.” Research from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has identified that even incredibly low levels of the antidepressant prozac, around the amount that can contaminate bodies of water ...
  • all-that-is-interesting.com
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  • 9/2/2017 5:20:00 AM
  • Wisconsin indoor fish farm recycles water for greenhouse
  • NORTHFIELD, Wis. (AP) — A new fish farm and greenhouse operation in western Wisconsin is trying to change the seafood industry with its indoor aqua-hydroponics system. Fish farm-greenhouse enterprise Superior Fresh in Northfield opened its indoor ...
  • Washington Times
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  • 9/1/2017 10:16:00 PM
  • Gary Engberg: Lower Wisconsin River good place to fish for muskies
  • I’ve lived along the Lower Wisconsin River for almost three decades. Yikes, that’s getting to be a long time! My home is about five miles downriver from the Prairie du Sac Dam which is the last dam on the Wisconsin River when heading toward the ...
  • Madison
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  • 9/1/2017 4:34:00 AM
  • Deep sea fishing, Wisconsin style
  • A Lake Michigan fishing charter shows the author and his son, Alex, 12, how to land the big one—in this case, a steelhead salmon. A Lake Michigan fishing charter shows the author and his son, Alex, 12, how to land the big one—in this case, a steelhead ...
  • Channel 3000
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  • 8/29/2017 4:14:00 PM
  • Houston's fishing report: Return of the jig bite
  • Jarrid Houston of South Range is a fishing guide (www.houstonsguideservice.com) on Minnesota and Wisconsin inland waters, the St. Louis River and, in winter, on Lake Superior.
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 8/28/2017 11:21:00 AM
  • Tiny Stream Same Hole Same Fish One Year Apart
  • He caught the same fish from the same hole. This time it taped 21 inches. A 2 inch growth in a year is very good for a stream in the Wisconsin driftless in Crawford County. Went after her the next year and year after and nobody was home.
  • lenharris.blogspot.com
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  • 8/25/2017 4:15:00 PM
  • Ian Robert Nelms Wins the Manistee Fishing Tournament
  • Ian Robert Nelms admits he learned a lot from the Wisconsin competition where he witnesses Louie Apitz and Buck Gehmz try their luck with a rather strange strategy. The team left their favorite fishing ground and took a risk by fishing in shallow waters.
  • www.newswire.com
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  • 8/25/2017 2:30:00 PM
  • 190 consecutive Friday fish frys and counting: State Fair Inn
  • Caleb Westphal hasn’t missed a Friday fish fry since 2013. Follow along with his record-in-the-making here. The Wisconsin State Fair has ended, and the cream puffs, cricket nachos, and deep-fried everything are gone until next year, but you can still ...
  • milwaukeerecord.com
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  • 8/25/2017 5:16:00 AM
  • Sarley: A memorable finish to our Lake Superior fishing trip
  • RV Wonder Bread, Happy Meal, and Shelly Snack have been the best." Wisconsin: You can call Wisconsin’s Lake Michigan Fishing Hotline at 414-382-7920 to hear the latest fishing information for Lake Michigan and its tributaries. Excellent Wisconsin Lake ...
  • Northwest Herald
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  • 8/25/2017 2:04:00 AM
  • Small Towns: Exotic fish breeders bring rare fish to Wisconsin
  • TOWN OF WHITING, Wis. - Wisconsin already has its fair share of unique catches when it comes to unusual fish found across the state. But one hobby that some dabble in brings exotic fish from across the globe to living rooms in the Badger State. In the Town
  • NBC26
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  • 8/24/2017 6:19:00 PM
  • The Model Lake
  • They took the model to a series of experimental lakes in northern Wisconsin. The fish in Peter Lake ate fish, while Tuesday Lake was filled with plankton eaters. For two weeks they fished both lakes intensively, working with skilled anglers and ...
  • Isthmus The Daily Page
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  • 8/24/2017 3:53:00 PM
  • Naperville North soccer defender Mitch Konrad also is hooked on fishing
  • He has chosen bass fishing, which Jim introduced him to as a toddler at the family’s lake house in Wisconsin. “We took him out to a spot on the lake where I knew there was a ton of bluegills,” Jim Konrad said. “After about 15 minutes of catching ...
  • WORLD NEWS & TIPS
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  • 8/23/2017 12:17:00 AM
  • First Trinity Lutheran Church to sponsor fish feed
  • First Trinity Lutheran Church is sponsoring a Wisconsin-style fish feed on Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017 from 11 am to 1 p.m. in the fellowship hall. The church is located at 11668 W. State Highway 4, west of Beatrice. Fish, potatoes, onions, salads and drinks ...
  • Beatrice Daily Sun
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  • 8/22/2017 11:29:00 PM
  • Houston's fishing report: Go deep for lake trout
  • Anglers are still catching a few resident brown trout and brook trout. Jarrid Houston of South Range is a fishing guide (www.houstonsguideservice.com) on Minnesota and Wisconsin inland waters, the St. Louis River and, in winter, on Lake Superior.
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 8/20/2017 11:16:00 AM
  • Tips for fishing in mid-August
  • Deep running crank baits trolled over rocky gravel banks can produce all species of fish. Several years ago I fished with a Wisconsin walleye angler who was trying to catch mid-summer walleye on lower Bull Shoals. We started about an hour before sunset ...
  • Joplin Globe
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  • 8/19/2017 11:15:00 PM
  • Finally tackling long neglected fishing trip
  • Wisconsin: You can call Wisconsin’s Lake Michigan Fishing Hotline at 414-382-7920 to hear the latest fishing information for Lake Michigan and its tributaries. Excellent Wisconsin Lake Michigan fishing is posted at dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan ...
  • Northwest Herald
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  • 8/18/2017 3:27:00 PM
  • Best Places to Fish in Wisconsin: Ballard Lake
  • Ballard Lake, part of the Birch-Ballard-Irving chain of lakes, is a 503 acre body of water in Vilas County with a maximum depth of 25 feet. This chain of lakes, including Ballard, is naturally spring-fed and the water here is found to be moderately clear.
  • travelwisconsin.com
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  • 8/18/2017 12:24:00 PM
  • Wisconsin: Sportsmen's Caucus Learn-to-Fish Day for Kids
  • On August 15, the Wisconsin Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus hosted their inaugural "Learn-to-Fish" Day at Okauchee Lake in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. The Caucus partnered with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, numerous sportsmen's groups, and ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/18/2017 6:33:00 AM
  • 189 consecutive Friday fish fries and counting: Kokopelli’s Pub & Grub
  • A 3 is just above average, meaning I’d go there again and the place is pretty representative of a lot Wisconsin fish fries. A 3.5 has something that sticks out to make it better than average. Maybe it’s the ambiance, maybe it’s the food. A 4 is an ...
  • milwaukeerecord.com
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  • 8/18/2017 5:12:00 AM
  • Niagara River
  • Some 5-pound class bronzebacks have been caught. Mike Dulmes of Wisconsin was fishing with Capt. Jake Joseph on Sunday and his biggest was a 5 pounder caught on a shiner. This is the time of year when some fat walleyes show up for the Greater Niagara Fish
  • fishingforbass.blogspot.com
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  • 8/17/2017 12:25:00 AM
  • The Reality of Wanting More Children When My Husband Has Cancer
  • He loved his job even though for the last four years of it he had to commute for three days from our newly built house in the Wisconsin Northwoods. See, Bill was a fisherman. It defined him and was his passion. Up north we were five boat-towing minutes ...
  • themighty.com
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  • 8/16/2017 8:53:00 PM
  • St. Croix Legendary Performance Perpetuates
  • Put one in your hand and find out why it took saltwater rod's top honors. Now in its 70th year, Park Falls, Wisconsin based St. Croix Rod remains a family-owned and managed manufacturer of high-performance fishing rods with a heritage of USA manufacturing.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/16/2017 9:22:00 AM
  • PREP FOOTBALL: History lesson on the 8 Badger North Conference programs
  • And if you are the type of person that enjoys a traditional Wisconsin fish fry before kickoff on a Friday night, we’ve got you covered as well. Last season: The Thunderbirds finished 3-6, including 2-4 in the Badger North. Baraboo recorded a non ...
  • Madison
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  • 8/16/2017 6:59:00 AM
  • PREP FOOTBALL: History lesson on the 8 Badger North Conference programs
  • And if you are the type of person that enjoys a traditional Wisconsin fish fry before kickoff on a Friday night, we’ve got you covered as well. Last season: The Thunderbirds finished 3-6, including 2-4 in the Badger North. Baraboo recorded a non ...
  • WisNews
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  • 8/16/2017 6:56:00 AM
  • Let the walleye fishing begin
  • Kicking off the contest was Wisconsin’s own Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch, who welcomed the anglers to the state for the final fishing showdown. “Thank you all for coming to the great State of Wisconsin,” she said in her welcome speech. “Oh behalf of ...
  • EHEXTRA
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  • 8/16/2017 5:07:00 AM
  • Fish wrap: Season ends at the hands of Sparta
  • This one's going to sting awhile. After beating the Medford Moon Dogs, 7-4, in a first-round game of the Wisconsin Baseball Association playoffs Saturday, Aug. 12, in Stanley, the River Falls Fighting Fish took a five-run lead into the bottom of the ninth
  • River Falls Journal
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  • 8/15/2017 9:07:00 PM
  • Fluorocarbon Fishing Line Fundamentals
  • When fishing with ultralight gear, the Winnebago, Wisconsin-based guide fills the spools of his client’s spinning reels with Seaguar’s 4-pound-test AbrazX. Being able to keep your line straight in river current or windy conditions, too, is extremely ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 8/14/2017 2:28:00 PM
  • 'Musky Joe' rightly enters Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame
  • For someone whose livelihood is based on fishing, that is a big deal — almost as big as the six 50-plus-inch muskies he has landed in nearly five decades of stalking Wisconsin’s state fish. “There are millions of people who fish but only about 400 or ...
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 8/12/2017 10:30:00 PM
  • Legislators to teach fishing at area event
  • OCONOMOWOC — The Wisconsin Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus, a bipartisan group of state legislators working to preserve and promote Wisconsin’s outdoor heritage, will host a learn-to-fish event for children and military veterans Tuesday starting at 9 ...
  • Watertown Daily Times
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  • 8/11/2017 5:09:00 PM
  • 188 consecutive Friday fish fries and counting: The Social Haus
  • Caleb Westphal hasn’t missed a Friday fish fry since 2013. Follow along with his record-in-the-making here. With the arrival of the Wisconsin State Fair, my initial thought was to spend this week looking for a fry at the fair, or to get one nearby.
  • milwaukeerecord.com
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  • 8/11/2017 6:02:00 AM
  • Different waters: Fish seek stability in playoffs
  • If the regular season is any indication, it's hard to predict how the River Falls Fighting Fish will fare in the Wisconsin Baseball Association playoffs beginning this weekend in Stanley. The third-seeded Fish will play the No. 2 Medford Moon Dogs in a ...
  • River Falls Journal
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  • 8/10/2017 11:02:00 AM
  • Yahara Lakes 101
  • David’s presentation will discuss the methods the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources uses to survey and assess the fishes of the Madison lakes as well as an overview of each of the five lakes and their fish. We'll also be joined by local fishing ...
  • Isthmus The Daily Page
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  • 8/10/2017 1:09:00 AM
  • Night Walleyes: Don’t Stop Fishing at Sundown
  • Dark or Clear Water: Pick Your Lake for Wisconsin Walleyes From a fish-finding standpoint, you often can locate fish on your graph that are staging just off breaks, and it’s easy to see which points or humps they are likely to move up after dark.
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 8/9/2017 6:31:00 PM
  • This Week on World Fishing Network/Outdoor Channel/Sportsman Channel
  • Then, 10 anglers compete to advance in the General Tire Summit Cup from La Crosse, Wisconsin, on Major League Fishing. Next, adventures from the some of the most beautiful fishing destinations in the salty waters of the Sunshine State take place on Florida
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/7/2017 6:37:00 AM
  • 187 consecutive Friday fish fries and counting: Lakefront Brewery
  • 4 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 music ...
  • milwaukeerecord.com
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  • 8/4/2017 2:29:00 PM
  • Fish like a GIRL
  • The Upper Midwest Bass Challenge (UMBCS) team bass fishing series hit their fourth lake for the Wisconsin Lakes Division last weekend. Thirty-eight teams took off shortly before 7 a.m. on Sunday in search of a five-fish limit. Twenty-four teams were able .
  • Lakeland Times
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  • 8/4/2017 12:41:00 PM
  • A look at a fishing spider
  • MOUTAIN, WIS. (WLUK) -- Joel shared this picture with us of a fishing spider. He took it on Chute Pond in Mountain, Wisconsin. We shared this picture with UWGB Professor, Mike Draney. a Natural & Applied Sciences Professor. He's especially interested in ..
  • Fox11
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  • 8/4/2017 11:34:00 AM
  • Columbus civic leader, philanthropist Bill Turner dies at 94
  • The family-owned company became a major real estate developer and also acquired other companies including Zebco, the manufacturer of fishing equipment, and Lamplight, the Wisconsin company that makes TIKI brand torches. All of that, and the enormous ...
  • Ledger-Enquirer
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  • 8/1/2017 6:48:00 PM
  • Fish Attractors
  • I know it says “cribs” in the title and that is a very specific artificial cover that is more commonly used in natural lakes in places like Wisconsin, but what is said about fish “cribs” applies to every type of artificial cover. Let’s get one ...
  • magazine.outdoornebraska.gov
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  • 7/31/2017 9:38:00 PM
  • Meet the Resistance: The Hunters Fighting For Public Lands
  • Then a 10-year-old girl takes the stage. Her name is Lola, and she’s from Wisconsin. Along with her parents, she screens a simple film that consists entirely of her catching fish. Every time she hooks up, the crowd roars. At the end of the film ...
  • Men's Journal
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  • 7/31/2017 6:38:00 PM
  • Goold: DeJong's success is no fish story
  • Way, way up north in Wisconsin, in the land of the Rainbow Flowage and snowshoe baseball, locals have a name for a favorite ice-fishing spot so that no one else can possibly know its name. “Oh, yeah, Area Lake,” said Jason Sloan, a native of the ...
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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  • 7/30/2017 1:25:00 PM
  • Cards Insider: DeJong's success is no fish story
  • Way, way up north in Wisconsin, in the land of the Rainbow Flowage and snowshoe baseball, locals have a name for a favorite ice-fishing spot so that no one else can possibly know its name. “Oh, yeah, Area Lake,” said Jason Sloan, a native of the ...
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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  • 7/30/2017 4:53:00 AM
  • Use Mepps When Targeting Musky
  • Understanding the habits of the baitfish they feed on at this time is crucial. In North America’s top musky waters, the lakes and flowages of northern Wisconsin, ciscos and whitefish are both fall staples in a musky’s diet. Evenings in late fall these ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 7/28/2017 5:06:00 PM
  • Best Fishing in Wisconsin Near Chicago
  • Whether you’re on your way to the Windy City or on your way home, be sure to stop off at some of these top-notch fishing destinations in southern Wisconsin. The boat traffic on weekends and holidays during peak tourist season tends to overshadow the ...
  • travelwisconsin.com
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  • 7/28/2017 12:26:00 PM
  • Gone Fishin' for July 27th
  • With fishing seasons underway in Minnesota and Wisconsin, WDIO/WIRT's weekly segment Gone Fishin' has returned. It airs during Eyewitness Sports at Ten on Thursday nights. If you would like to submit a photo of your latest adventure, email us a picture ...
  • WDIO-TV
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  • 7/28/2017 3:55:00 AM
  • Crunch time for Fish
  • SCVBL teams need to win at least nine games to make the Wisconsin Baseball Association playoffs. "Next week is huge," Fish player-manager Josh Eidem said. "If we win all three, we could finish as high as third in the SCVB. If we lose all three we can fall
  • River Falls Journal
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  • 7/26/2017 6:11:00 AM
  • Classic Video: What Fly Fishing Means
  • This short clip from Climate Wisconsin has a serious message about rising water temperatures, but it’s also just a great glimpse of the pleasures of the fly-fishing life. Guide Peter Cozad is eloquent in his description of what fly fishing means to him.
  • orvis.com
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  • 7/25/2017 5:30:00 PM
  • 12 Questions with Kyle Alsop
  • The friendships I’ve made are huge. I love the fishing and the competitiveness, but the friendships I’ve made from Wisconsin to Texas are awesome. Just to be able to call so many of these guys and chat with them about whatever is awesome. Plus ...
  • flwfishing.com
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  • 7/24/2017 2:21:00 PM
  • 185 consecutive Friday night fish fries and counting: The Steakout
  • The parking lot for The Steakout was packed, and being that I was at a restaurant in Wisconsin on a Friday night, I thought there was no way it didn’t have a fish fry. As I walked in, my eyes had to adjust to the dimmed lights, and I soon found out I was .
  • milwaukeerecord.com
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  • 7/24/2017 3:06:00 AM
  • Best Places to Fish in Wisconsin: Lake Wissota
  • Nestled in the northwestern portion of Wisconsin, Lake Wissota is located just east of Chippewa Falls, WI, and north of Highway 29. The reservoir was created in 1915 to provide flood control and a source of hydroelectric power along the Chippewa River.
  • travelwisconsin.com
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  • 7/21/2017 12:23:00 PM
  • ICAST keeps fishing alive and well
  • Rains can change water conditions in a matter of hours. Go to www.foxwaterway.state.il.us or call 847-587-8540. Wisconsin: You can call Wisconsin’s Lake Michigan Fishing Hotline at 414-382-7920 to hear the latest fishing information for Lake Michigan and .
  • Northwest Herald
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  • 7/20/2017 4:19:00 AM
  • Fly Fishing Muskies: It’s Not for the Meek
  • Very recently, I spent 10 days in northern Wisconsin doing exactly this. When I’m not writing for Wide Open Spaces, I also own Walton Rods. Later this year we are going to be launching a big fish rod and I wanted to see what these fly rods could do first .
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 7/19/2017 1:48:00 PM
  • Wisconsin Fishing Records Are Falling Like Dominoes This Year
  • Wisconsin has seen several state fishing records enter the books thus far this year, including four records for the newly formed Live Release category. Records are made to be broken, and fishing records are no different. 2017 has thus far been a banner ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 7/10/2017 7:49:00 PM
  • Fish farming in Wisconsin growing after decade of stagnation
  • Fish farming in the state has traditionally centered on raising bait and sport fish for anglers, but new aquaculture businesses are moving the focus back to fish meant to be eaten. (Photo by Brian Peterson) MADISON, Wis. — After a 10-year lull ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 7/10/2017 4:02:00 PM
  • Study: Fish from Lake Winnebago may not be safe to eat
  • A new study is raising concerns about the safety of eating fish from a lake in eastern Wisconsin. Research conducted by scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Superior found that small pieces of plastic have skirted the wastewater treatment process ...
  • Wisconsin Gazette
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  • 7/10/2017 10:08:00 AM
  • Fish farming in Wisconsin growing after decade of stagnation
  • MADISON, Wis. (AP) - After a 10-year lull, Wisconsin's aquaculture industry is seeing growth with new farms raising fish destined for the dinner plate. Chris Hartleb is a University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point biology professor who's tracked the state's ...
  • Channel 3000
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  • 7/9/2017 11:40:00 AM
  • Study: Fish from Wisconsin lake may not be safe to eat
  • GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - A new study is raising concerns about the safety of eating fish from a lake in eastern Wisconsin. USA Today Network-Wisconsin reports that research conducted by scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Superior found that small ...
  • Channel 3000
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  • 7/9/2017 9:03:00 AM
  • Study: Fish from Wisconsin lake may not be safe to eat
  • GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- A new study is raising concerns about the safety of eating fish from a lake in eastern Wisconsin. USA Today Network-Wisconsin reports that research conducted by scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Superior found that small ...
  • WXOW 19
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  • 7/9/2017 3:24:00 AM
  • Fish from Wisconsin lake may not be safe to eat
  • GREEN BAY — A new study is raising concerns about the safety of eating fish from a lake in eastern Wisconsin. Research conducted by scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Superior found that small pieces of plastic have skirted the wastewater ...
  • FOX 6 Now
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  • 7/8/2017 8:01:00 PM
  • Study: Fish from Wisconsin lake may not be safe to eat
  • GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- A new study is raising concerns about the safety of eating fish from a lake in eastern Wisconsin. Research conducted by scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Superior found that small pieces of plastic have skirted the ...
  • tmj4.com
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  • 7/8/2017 6:34:00 PM
  • Fish farming in Wisconsin growing after decade of stagnation
  • MADISON, Wis. (AP) — After a 10-year lull, Wisconsin's aquaculture industry is seeing growth with new farms raising fish destined for the dinner plate. Chris Hartleb is a University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point biology professor who's tracked the state's ...
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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  • 7/8/2017 5:26:00 PM
  • Study: Fish from Wisconsin lake may not be safe to eat
  • GREEN BAY, Wis. — A new study is raising concerns about the safety of eating fish from a lake in eastern Wisconsin. Research conducted by scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Superior found that small pieces of plastic have skirted the wastewater ...
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 7/8/2017 3:00:00 PM
  • Fish like a girl
  • In all 32 species of fish are eligible, legally caught in any Wisconsin water and released in good condition. Will these records hold the same credence among anglers as the traditional state records? It is hard to say. More and more anglers are starting to
  • The Northwoods River News
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  • 7/8/2017 12:43:00 PM
  • Best Places to Fish in Wisconsin: Nagawicka Lake
  • Located in Waukesha County, within the boundaries of Delafield and the city of Nashotah lies 981-acre Nagawicka Lake. Its ease of access from Milwaukee, just off of major expressway I-94, makes Nagawicka Lake a very popular destination for a variety of ...
  • travelwisconsin.com
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  • 7/7/2017 12:04:00 PM
  • Vinh Hoan recalls fish sold in Wisconsin
  • Vinh Hoan USA, Inc., a Tustin, Calif. firm, is recalling approximately 84,000 pounds of imported frozen Swai fillet products that were distributed into U.S. commerce without meeting federal requirements, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety ...
  • HNG News
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  • 6/29/2017 11:02:00 AM
  • Piles of dead fish repeatedly turn up on trail along Wisconsin river
  • June 28 (UPI) --The mayor of a town in Wisconsin is baffled and enraged after repeatedly finding piles of dead fish left on a trail along a local river. Menasha Mayor Don Merkes shared photos of dead fish strewn about Gilbert Trail and warned the mess may
  • United Press International
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  • 6/28/2017 3:39:00 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
  • 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
  • Pro bass fishing: Tom Monsoor captures prestigious FLW Tour event
  • Yes, a Wisconsin man with a classic Lynyrd Skynyrd tune as his theme song. More on that later. Here he was, the winner of a $100,000 FLW Tour event on the Potomac River in the Washington D.C. area, and La Crosse’s top bass fisherman struggled to hook the .
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 6/26/2017 12:12:00 AM
  • 49-inch musky, 31-inch walleye win Musky Fest fishing contest
  • No state record fish was caught during the contest, so no one won the $100,000 prize offered this year by the Hayward Lions Club in partnership with the Hayward Area Chamber of Commerce and Walleyes for Northwest Wisconsin. Contest awards were presented ..
  • apg-wi.com
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  • 6/25/2017 3:48:00 PM
  • Peck: Spooner area provides family-friendly fishing
  • Rick Anderson may be the hardest working fishing guide in Wisconsin. Anderson specializes in panfish trips in the Spooner area, working out of a 24-foot pontoon boat—equipped with a galley. “My favorite trips are with families,” Anderson said.
  • Gazette Xtra
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  • 6/25/2017 12:17:00 PM
  • Houston's fishing report: Anglers having plenty of success
  • Stream-fishing reports have been on the silent side this past week. Inland lakes in both Wisconsin and Minnesota have seen great fishing. Panfish have been easy targets. Concentrate on the new weed growth areas with floats and live bait such as worms or ..
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 6/25/2017 12:05:00 PM
  • Iowa fisherman use bows to catch rough fish
  • Rough fish, like gar and carp, will also eat the food of other fish." Matt Kirschbaum, 28, of Lancaster, Wisconsin, who competed on the team that won the prestigious AMS Big 30 Challenge bowfishing tournament, has even had fisherman cheer him on.
  • Westport News
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  • 6/24/2017 3:39:00 PM
  • DNR: Lowering Beaver Dam River kills thousands of fish
  • BEAVER DAM, Wis. — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says thousands of fish have died in Beaver Dam as a result of a culvert project. Officials lowered the water level in the Beaver Dam River last week so construction work could be done ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 6/22/2017 3:00:00 PM
  • Jackson: Father, son discover the joy of fishing
  • I have invested a considerable amount of time and energy with Wisconsin guide Billie Heim. The two main reasons for my affinity for this character is that Heim makes me laugh all the time, and he seems to have a natural talent for finding big fish on Lake
  • Daily Herald
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  • 6/22/2017 12:13:00 AM
  • Boys and Girls Club, CP Center team up to fish
  • "This is a really cool opportunity that they're having to learn from one another, have fun, and do an old Wisconsin tradition of getting out and fishing," said Stephanie Nespoli, the Director of Communications for the Boys and Girls Club of Green Bay.
  • NBC26
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  • 6/21/2017 11:48:00 PM
  • DNR: Lowering river kills thousands of fish in Beaver Dam
  • BEAVER DAM, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says thousands of fish have died in Beaver Dam as a result of a culvert project. Officials lowered the water level in the Beaver Dam River last week so construction work could be done ..
  • Daily Reporter
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  • 6/20/2017 2:31:00 PM
  • DNR: Lowering river kills thousands of fish in Beaver Dam
  • BEAVER DAM, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says thousands of fish have died in Beaver Dam as a result of a culvert project. Officials lowered the water level in the Beaver Dam River last week so construction work could be done near ..
  • Channel 3000
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  • 6/20/2017 5:43:00 AM
  • Thousands of fish die after Beaver Dam lowers water level in river
  • The city opened the dam back up early Friday morning and water levels are now what the city calls acceptable. They are working with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to prevent future fish loss as this construction project goes forward.
  • wtmj.com
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  • 6/20/2017 3:24:00 AM
  • Thousands of fish die after Beaver Dam lowers water level in river
  • The city opened the dam back up early Friday morning and water levels are now what the city calls acceptable. They are working with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to prevent future fish loss as this construction project goes forward.
  • tmj4.com
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  • 6/19/2017 11:31:00 PM
  • Chicken-derived compound boosts fish survival
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers found that oil from the preen gland on the tails of chickens has anti-inflammatory properties that boost the growth of fish and survival amid stress. The team surmises that fish exposed to the compound grow ...
  • SmartBrief
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  • 6/19/2017 5:35:00 PM
  • Compound from chickens could improve fish farms
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers discovered the oil has anti-inflammatory properties, Wisconsin Public Radio reported. University animal science professor Mark Cook knew from previous research that another anti-inflammatory compound boosted fish
  • The Daily News Local News
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  • 6/19/2017 3:58:00 PM
  • Compound from chickens being used to improve fish farms
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers discovered the oil has anti-inflammatory properties. They ran a test using fathead minnows and saw an increase in growth. Researchers believe the oil allows fish to focus energy that's otherwise spent fighting ..
  • NBC26
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  • 6/19/2017 7:37:00 AM
  • Compound from chickens being used to improve fish farms
  • Wisconsin Public Radio reports that University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers discovered the oil has anti-inflammatory properties. They ran a test using fathead minnows and saw an increase in growth. Researchers believe the oil allows fish to focus ...
  • Channel 3000
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  • 6/18/2017 11:54:00 PM
  • Jerry Davis: Local fishing guide knows Wisconsin River for walleyes
  • SAUK CITY -- When Wayne Whitemarsh, the sporting goods manager at McFarlanes’ in Sauk City, was asked several weeks ago where the fish are biting, he immediately thought of Joel Ballweg, who knows Lake Wisconsin and other Wisconsin River fishing spots as .
  • Madison
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  • 6/18/2017 9:55:00 AM
  • Paddock Lake pursuing fish stocking for lake
  • Paddock Lake is pursuing a new round of fish stocking for its namesake body of water. Village administrator Tim Popanda has been communicating with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources about the stocking. While there is a lot of interest in ...
  • West of the I
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  • 6/15/2017 2:19:00 PM
  • Video Hatch: “Tim Landwehr, Tight Lines Fly Fishing Co.”
  • The Back Forty mine is a proposed sulfide mine 150ft from the banks of Wisconsin’s Menominee River. In this video, Tim Landwehr of Tight Lines Fly Fishing Co. talks about the impact this mine would have on the health of the Menominee River. Via River ...
  • midcurrent.com
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  • 6/15/2017 12:40:00 PM
  • Fishing: Black River Country
  • John Mercure is joined by Chris Hardie, Executive Director of the Black River Area Chamber of Commerce, to explain why the fishing scene in Black River Country may be some of the best in all of western Wisconsin. The fact that this area has so many ...
  • wtmj.com
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  • 6/14/2017 10:57:00 PM
  • Hard and Soft Fishing Hires Industry Veteran Alec Beigle
  • ABOUT: Hard & Soft Fishing has roots dating back to 1922, when their first brand, Uncle Josh, began manufacturing in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin. They have grown to represent nearly every tackle category on the market for both ice and open-water fishing.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/14/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • DAVIS COLUMN: June fishing can be fickle, flabbergasting or fantastic
  • June is wearing on and trout anglers await one last emergence, a giant Mayfly, Hexagenia, before a July and August lull sends many to wade in the Wisconsin River for smallmouth bass. Night fishing may put some trout in hand, but resolute anglers know of ..
  • WisNews
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  • 6/13/2017 6:46:00 PM
  • Like valium for fish? UW-Madison discovery aims to solve stress in fish farms
  • A University of Wisconsin–Madison group that discovered a way to improve survival in fish farms has begun to unravel the mechanism behind their unexpected finding. In a series of experiments, they are probing how an oil from a gland that birds use to ...
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison News
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  • 6/12/2017 5:08:00 PM
  • Jerry Davis: Fishing for trout tough in heat
  • Trout anglers might have something big on their minds during the next several weeks before they put away the fly rod during July, or trek toward the Wisconsin River to fish for smallmouth bass. One of the largest mayflies is beginning to hatch. This giant
  • Madison
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  • 6/11/2017 10:42:00 AM
  • Clubs to host youth fishing outing July 15
  • LAONA, Wis. — The Boundary Waters Musky Club, along with the Headwaters and Title Town chapters of Muskies Inc., will sponsor the fifth annual Northeast Wisconsin Kids Fishing Outing for youths ages 10 to 17 on Saturday, July 15. Registration will be ...
  • The Daily News Local News
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  • 6/11/2017 5:21:00 AM
  • Genoa National Fish Hatchery hosts kids fishing event
  • The Genoa National Fish Hatchery and the Southwest Wisconsin District Lions club hosted their annual "Fishability" Kids fishing event Saturday morning. The event helped get kids of all abilities out to explore what fishing is about. Participants were able
  • News 8000
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  • 6/10/2017 11:18:00 PM
  • Fishability Provides a Valuable Fishing Experience
  • Individuals who may not otherwise get the chance to take part in one of Wisconsin's hallowed past times did just that this morning thanks to the Genoa Fish Hatchery. Organized by the Genoa Lions Club, the Fishability event provides an opportunity for ...
  • WXOW 19
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  • 6/10/2017 10:56:00 PM
  • Fishing and Boating in Wisconsin
  • Since there are over 15,000 lakes within the state’s borders, the freshwater boating and fishing opportunities in Wisconsin are practically endless. Get your fishing license or register your new boat, use these resources and start exploring the waterways .
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Kids Fishing Derby
  • Little fishermen whooped and jumped as they reeled in their catches. Partners/donors for the event included Walleyes for Northwest Wisconsin, Hayward Bass Club, Hayward Bait and Tackle, West’s Hayward Dairy, Firehouse Bakery and Deli and the US Forest ...
  • apg-wi.com
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  • 6/9/2017 5:56:00 PM
  • Don’t eat the fish: Push to study toxins in local waters
  • “Never eat the catfish,” he warns, and mentions the PCB levels in his home state of Wisconsin, where the Fox River is so toxic that those studying it suit up in protective gear and respirators before wading in. How much exposure is too much?
  • C-Ville Weekly
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  • 6/7/2017 12:46:00 PM
  • Speaker to present program about fish in the Black River watershed
  • The meeting will be held in the Jackson County Bank community room beginning at 6:30 p.m. Former fisheries technician and fisheries operations supervisor with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Pete Segerson will present the program about the ..
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 6/6/2017 10:01:00 PM
  • Wall St dips; 2017's laggards tick up, Apple slips
  • Wisconsin. "With people starting to bottom-fish the 10-year (yield), you bet on financials," he said. Utilities, expected to underperform as yields rise, fell 0.48 percent. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 22.25 points, or 0.1 percent, to 21,184.04 ..
  • Times of India
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  • 6/5/2017 8:25:00 PM
  • Families go fish for free Saturday
  • There were also hotdogs, hamburgers, and refreshments offered to participants on location. The event was held on Wisconsin's free fishing day when adults and children are able to fish throughout the state without a fishing license.
  • Your Daily Globe
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  • 6/5/2017 4:38:00 AM

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