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  • Born from a fishing tournament, it's a full Walleye Weekend
  • The walleye tournament starts Saturday, but the fun has already started. The crowds are having fun taking part in an activity well-known in Wisconsin: eating fish on a Friday. The big walleye sandwiches were a popular choice. Other popular choices this ...
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  • 6/8/2018 11:55:00 PM
  • 231 consecutive Friday fish frys and counting: Natty Oaks Pub & Eatery
  • Originally hailing from Fond du Lac, Wisconsin—home of Walleye Weekend, the self-professed "World's Largest Walleye Fish Fry"—Caleb Westphal has not missed a Friday Night fish fry since sometime in 2013. He's a fanatic of music, film, and American history.
  • Milwaukee Record
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  • 6/8/2018 3:24:00 PM
  • LISTEN: Meg’s research uncovers Scotland’s historic fishing songs
  • The 24-year-old’s interest in the historic tunes came from her time volunteering at the Scottish Fisheries Museum, after her family moved from Wisconsin. Meg, who now works at St Andrews University and recently gave a talk about her research at the HMS ...
  • Evening Telegraph
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  • 6/8/2018 5:00:00 AM
  • Joe Pera cast his “nana” by scouting Milwaukee fish frys
  • In a recent appearance on Late Night With Seth Meyers, Pera explained how they went about casting the part. “Milwaukee and Wisconsin has really great fish frys,” Pera told Meyers. “So what we would do, me and Katie the producer would go to fish frys ...
  • Milwaukee Record
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  • 6/7/2018 3:38:00 PM
  • Pfeifer: The modern fish act is good for Wisconsinites
  • With $37 billion in annual sales, recreational boating supports more than 650,000 American jobs. Wisconsin alone generates $621.6 million in annual sales, supporting more than 25,000 jobs across approximately 800 businesses. This business is driven largely
  • Kenosha News
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  • 6/6/2018 9:06:00 AM
  • Kids Fish Free
  • This weekend is designated as free fishing weekend on Wisconsin's waterways. The Outagamie County Conservation Club held and event for children. The club's president says this particular event is a great way to get kids involved in the outdoors.
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  • 6/4/2018 5:20:00 AM
  • 6th Annual Eau Claire Area Take Kids Fishing Day
  • The goal is to highlight the importance of recreational boating and fishing. As fishing is such a staple in many Wisconsin communities, a The 6th Annual Take a Kid Fishing Day in Eau Claire is a great chance for kids to learn how to fish. During Fishing ..
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  • 6/3/2018 11:40:00 PM
  • Take A Kid Fishing event held in Eau Claire on Sunday
  • (WQOW) -- This weekend, anyone looking to drop a line in a Wisconsin river or lake can do it for free. That includes the state's youngest citizens. Saturday in La Crosse, the AFL-CIO held a fishing event for kids, even providing supplies for the young angl
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  • 6/2/2018 10:00:00 PM
  • 7th annual Take Kids Fishing Day instills a love of the outdoors
  • With the various waterways around our region fishing is a widespread hobby, and on Saturday the Western Wisconsin American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, or AFL-CIO, instilled a love for the sport in area children.
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  • 6/2/2018 7:17:00 PM
  • USA, Union Volunteers Renovate Vilas Park Fishing Pier (WI)
  • Madison, WI. — Union volunteers from the South Central Wisconsin Building Trades Council (BTC) teamed up with the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA) to renovate and reinstall the Vilas Park fishing pier in Madison, Wisconsin, providing better access to ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/1/2018 8:36:00 AM
  • More Fishing Tugs 7
  • One of the current hubs of fishing tugs still fishing is the Bayfield Peninsula, jutting out of northern Wisconsin into Lake Superior. Bayfield still had chunk ice in the harbor on May 9! Let’s start out at Bodin Fisheries, and the docks there.
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  • 5/31/2018 4:36:00 PM
  • Fish still biting in warm weather
  • Roscovius said fishermen also caught walleyes at Petenwell Flowage and the Wisconsin River using mainly minnows. "The report was a lot of fish outside the slot," he said. "Either smaller ones or over the size limit were being caught last week." Abbott said
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 5/30/2018 5:38:00 PM
  • DNR offers free fishing, free state park entry June 2-3
  • The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources wants families to enjoy the weather and all that the state has to offer this weekend. June 2-3 the following activities are free: •Free entry to state parks (Camping fees still apply) •Free fishing •Free ...
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  • 5/30/2018 4:26:00 PM
  • US land-based salmon farmer names chief science officer
  • Wisconsin-based Superior Fresh expects to harvest its first fish this summer. Full access to all content published on IntraFish.com Full access to latest news across all sections The IntraFish Seafood Price Tracker, the latest species prices Archive of ...
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  • 5/29/2018 5:34:00 PM
  • Gone fishing
  • Active fish are keeping anglers busy on Kenosha County and southeastern Wisconsin inland lakes from the shorelines and from boats. Miles to the west, far away from the cold waters of Lake Michigan and the strong northeast winds, inland water temperatures .
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  • 5/29/2018 2:21:00 AM
  • Veteran fish biologist and musky whisperer shares his musky fishing tips
  • DNR — Jordan Weeks has been fishing muskellunge in Wisconsin for a quarter-century and working in fisheries management for the state since 1999. Based in La Crosse, he shares his secrets to success in landing the state's official fish as anglers ready ...
  • Ashland Daily Press
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  • 5/25/2018 12:56:00 PM
  • Musky Tips from a Wisconsin Expert
  • Sleep in, and don't skip the figure 8! LA CROSSE, Wis. -- Jordan Weeks has been fishing muskellunge in Wisconsin for a quarter-century and working in fisheries management for the state since 1999. Based in La Crosse, he shares his secrets to success in ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/25/2018 8:37:00 AM
  • Wisconsin DNR awaiting tests on frac mine spill, says no sign of fish kill
  • Wisconsin officials are continuing to monitor the environmental impacts following the spill of sludge from a Trempealeau County frac sand mine Monday but say they haven’t seen any impact to fish. Workers at the Hi-Crush mine in Whitehall drained a ...
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 5/24/2018 11:06:00 PM
  • Getting kids hooked on fishing
  • This year, the organization teamed up with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Wisconsin. Fish for Kids is a nonprofit organization which has been teaching kids the basics of fishing for the past 15 years. "Getting that kid the first fish they have ever
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  • 5/14/2018 4:07:00 AM
  • Paper fishing licenses still mandatory in some local waters
  • With fishing season in full swing, one reminder could help anglers avoid fines and penalties. The Wisconsin DNR is reminding anglers that even with the prevalence of digital licenses to still always carry the physical copy while out on the water and that .
  • Door County Daily News
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  • 5/13/2018 7:00:00 PM
  • Golden Gate Park fly-fishing club celebrates 85th anniversary
  • “You can wade in, practice your distance, or set up targets to improve your accuracy.” Growing up in Wisconsin, George had always loved fishing and the outdoors, but he didn’t learn to fly-fish until he moved to California. He started at a casting ...
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  • 5/13/2018 2:03:00 AM
  • Fly-fishing club in Golden Gate Park celebrates 85th anniversary
  • “You can wade in, practice your distance, or set up targets to improve your accuracy.” Growing up in Wisconsin, George had always loved fishing and the outdoors, but he didn’t learn to fly fish until he moved to California. He first started at a ...
  • SF Gate
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  • 5/12/2018 10:47:00 PM
  • Fly-fishing club in Golden Gate Park celebrates 85th anniversary
  • “You can wade in, practice your distance, or set up targets to improve your accuracy.” Growing up in Wisconsin, George had always loved fishing and the outdoors, but he didn’t learn to fly fish until he moved to California. He first started at a ...
  • San Francisco Chronicle
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  • 5/12/2018 10:47:00 PM
  • Governor seeks hunting, fishing status for Winter area lands
  • Speaking at the 84th annual Convention of the Wisconsin Conservation Congress, Walker stated the proposed easement would span the Townships of Winter and Draper and would provide opportunities for trapping, hunting, fishing, and waterfowl hunting.
  • Ashland Daily Press
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  • 5/11/2018 4:43:00 PM
  • Historical re-enactments, free fishing and more Midwest events
  • There will also be live birds of prey and a petting zoo. http://tinyurl.com/2018IslandRendezvous ♦June 2-3 is the perfect time to get outdoors in Wisconsin. Admission to all state parks will be free on those dates, and there is free fishing statewide ...
  • Chicago Tribune
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  • 5/11/2018 2:35:00 PM
  • 227 consecutive Friday fish frys and counting: Café el Sol
  • RECOMMENDED Originally hailing from Fond du Lac, Wisconsin—home of Walleye Weekend, the self-professed "World's Largest Walleye Fish Fry"—Caleb Westphal has not missed a Friday Night fish fry since sometime in 2013. He's a fanatic of music, film ...
  • Milwaukee Record
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  • 5/11/2018 5:32:00 AM
  • 15,000-plus rainbow trout stocked for 2018 Fort McCoy fishing season
  • Anglers must have the appropriate Fort McCoy permits and state of Wisconsin licenses to fish on post. This includes a general Wisconsin fishing license, a trout stamp if fishing for trout, and a Fort McCoy fishing permit. Licenses can be purchased at the .
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  • 5/8/2018 5:50:00 PM
  • Trophy Smallmouth Fishing on the Great Lakes
  • The most famous spot is Chequamegon Bay on the southwest shore of Lake Superior near the city of Ashland, Wisconsin. Since 1994, this area has benefited from special regulations of a catch-and-release-only season during the spawn and a one-fish daily limit
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  • 5/8/2018 4:38:00 PM
  • Wisconsin: Virus Found in Lake Winnebago Fish Unlikely to Harm Gamefish
  • OSHKOSH - Initial lab tests on dead fish found in Lake Winnebago indicate a probable outbreak of VHS, a virus that affects a wide range of fish species. The virus is not known to be harmful to humans. Based on current observations, fisheries biologists do
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/8/2018 5:38:00 AM
  • Lure Lock Seeks Ambassadors
  • ETTRICK, Wisconsin – Lure Lock an innovator and new leader in the fishing tackle storage category is looking to grow its promotional angling program through its new ambassador program for anglers. The program will reward its members for their help in ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/8/2018 5:38:00 AM
  • Wisconsin Dells Wrestling Club Fish Boil and Golf Outing is May 18
  • The Wisconsin Dells Wrestling Club Fish Boil and Golf Outing Fundraiser will be held on Friday, May 18 at Spring Brook Resort in Wisconsin Dells. The golf outing is a four-person scramble event that begins at 4:30 p.m. and costs $50 per golfer. Individual
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  • 5/8/2018 12:28:00 AM
  • Wisconsin Bass Fishing Hotspots This Spring
  • There was a time when walleyes were the centerpiece of Wisconsin’s angling. Make no mistake; there’s still great walleye fishing in our state. But Wisconsin’s bass fishing is rapidly gaining recognition across the country. Dan Degner lives just ...
  • Game & Fish
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  • 5/7/2018 1:29:00 AM
  • Conditions ideal for Southern Wisconsin fishing opener
  • MADISON, WI (Wisconsin Radio Network-WSAU) -- Anglers looking to land some big fish in central and southern Wisconsin have plenty of options this weekend. Delafield based fishing guide Mike Smith says anglers in central and southern Wisconsin should be ...
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  • 5/6/2018 10:52:00 PM
  • Wisconsin Governor’s Fishing Opener 2018 Kicked Off Saturday
  • Chetek, Wis. — The 53rd Annual Wisconsin Governor’s Fishing Opener had anglers across the state casting their lines for a first bite on lakes free of ice! Just two weeks ago the Chetek Chain Of Lakes was covered in 20″ of ice, leaving many people ...
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  • 5/6/2018 6:47:00 AM
  • Anglers Celebrate Fishing Opener
  • GREEN BAY, Wis. - A nice weather day couldn't have come at a better time for anglers in Northeast Wisconsin. Today they took to the water to celebrate the state's fishing opener. It also created a busy day at local bait shops in Green Bay. The owner of ...
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  • 5/6/2018 4:24:00 AM
  • Anglers Prep For Wisconsin Fishing Opener
  • LAKE NEBAGAMON- Anglers in Wisconsin were trying their luck on the lakes Saturday for the fishing opener. Although the weather was nice, it wasn't as busy as it has been in the past. Trevor Janowicz, an angler, was excited to use his new boat. "Real ...
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  • 5/6/2018 4:14:00 AM
  • Anglers Try Their Luck at Wisconsin Fishing Opener
  • LAKE NEBAGAMON- Anglers in Wisconsin were trying their luck on the lakes Saturday for the fishing opener. Although the weather was nice, it wasn't as busy as it has been in the past. Larry Emons, an angler, was happy about the weather. "It’s gorgeous ...
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  • 5/6/2018 4:14:00 AM
  • Fishing season officially begins in Wisconsin
  • The first weekend of May was off to an exciting start as fisherman were back out on the water after a record breaking winter in Wisconsin. Saturday marked the official day of the fishing season for the badger state. "It seemed like it took forever," said .
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  • 5/6/2018 1:55:00 AM
  • Gov. Scott Walker fishing on Lake Chetek for Wisconsin opener
  • Grab your tackle and bait! Saturday marks the first day of Wisconsin's fishing opener. Governor Scott Walker is expected to be in Chetek Saturday for the opening. He began fishing on Lake Chetek at 8 a.m. The Governor's opener is by invitation only.
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  • 5/5/2018 8:58:00 PM
  • Fishing opener iced out on some lakes
  • MINOCQUA, WI (WSAU-WAOW) -- Just because it’s the fishing opener doesn’t mean that you’ll actually be able to fish on some Wisconsin lakes. Sub-zero temperatures through the winter left plenty of ice on some lakes, and some of that ice still hasn’t ...
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  • 5/5/2018 12:48:00 PM
  • Walker goes to Chetek for fishing opener
  • MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker is heading to northwestern Wisconsin to celebrate the beginning of the state’s general inland fishing seasons. The season is slated to open today. Walker announced Friday morning that he will speak at the Governor’s ...
  • Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
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  • 5/5/2018 5:17:00 AM
  • Reeling in for the Wisconsin Fishing Opener
  • SUPERIOR, Wis. – The day many Wisconsinites have been waiting for is almost here the Wisconsin Fishing Opener is May 5. Local fisherman came into Northwest Outlet in Superior to get some last minute things. There are restrictions where you can catch ...
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  • 5/5/2018 2:34:00 AM
  • Warm temps, cold water for fishing season opener
  • MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) After a long, cold, and snowy Winter, it's a time many look forward to. The Wisconsin fishing weekend opener is here. Just earlier this week a good chunk of lakes across the state reported ice cover. Mild temperatures over the last ...
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  • 5/5/2018 2:26:00 AM
  • Almost Time for Wisconsin Fishing Opener
  • It's almost time for the Wisconsin fishing opener. And on Lake Nebagamon, the last ice seemed to be fading away on Friday. It was a nice sight for Roger Salomaki, a longtime resident on the lake who plans on fishing on Saturday. "Looks like it's going to .
  • WDIO
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  • 5/4/2018 8:43:00 PM
  • DNR reminds people about fishing regulations
  • Wausau (WAOW) - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources wants to remind people about the rules before heading out on the water. The states fishing opener kicks off on Saturday, and DNR officials are expecting a large turnout this year. "We have over
  • WQOW
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  • 5/4/2018 7:40:00 PM
  • DNR reminds people about fishing regulations
  • The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources wants to remind people about the rules before heading out on the water. The states fishing opener kicks off on Saturday, and DNR officials are expecting a large turnout this year. "We have over fifteen thousand
  • WXOW
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  • 5/4/2018 5:35:00 PM
  • Gov. Scott Walker to head north for fishing opener on Lake Chetek
  • MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker is heading to northwestern Wisconsin to celebrate the beginning of the state’s general inland fishing seasons. The season is slated to open Saturday. Walker announced Friday morning that he will speak at the Governor’s ...
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  • 5/4/2018 5:09:00 PM
  • Kids can learn to fish for free
  • Pre-registration is required; there is no on-site registration. An introduction to fishing by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources kicks off the day at 9:30 a.m. then the kids will rotate between six teaching stations, including boat safety ...
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  • 5/4/2018 4:45:00 PM
  • 226 consecutive Friday fish frys and counting: Nite Cap Inn (Palmyra)
  • Caleb Westphal hasn’t missed a Friday fish fry since 2013. Follow along with his never-ending adventures here. I‘m hoping that Wisconsin’s winter season is finally over. A blizzard hit us the second weekend in April, and then we had another dumping ...
  • Milwaukee Record
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  • 5/4/2018 2:59:00 PM
  • DNR: VHS detected in Lake Winnebago fish
  • OSHKOSH, Wis. — As Wisconsin prepares to kick off its open-water fishing season, it appears that a fish-killing disease has again cropped up in a popular Wisconsin fishery. Initial lab tests on dead fish found in Lake Winnebago indicate a probable ...
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  • 5/4/2018 1:52:00 PM
  • Fishing Season Begins on Saturday
  • UNDATED (WSAU) -- Fishing season officially begins in Wisconsin on May 5th, which is this Saturday. John Kubisiak, a Fishery Supervisor with the DNR, says there's a large economic impact felt all around the state from fishing. He said, "You can look at ...
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  • 5/4/2018 4:52:00 AM
  • Anglers’ tip for state fishing opener Saturday: Find warm water
  • Anglers who head north for Saturday’s Wisconsin fishing opener may find their favorite lake still covered with ice, but they will find open water if they try their luck in flowages, according to tourism officials and fish managers. Closer to Eau Claire ...
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  • 5/4/2018 4:33:00 AM
  • Excitement grows ahead of another fishing season
  • The fishing season opens Saturday. The anticipation around Northeast Wisconsin is well deserved. "We have the best fishery probably in the United States," Tilkens said. "We have premium muskee fishing, as you can see these big huge muskees here ...
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  • 5/4/2018 4:09:00 AM
  • Outdoors report: Inland fishing season opening
  • Wisconsin’s general inland fishing season opens this Saturday and while lakes across the lower two-thirds of the state are ice free, many lakes in the north are still locked in ice. Warm temperatures in the last few days have more lakes opening and some ..
  • The Journal Times
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  • 5/4/2018 12:41:00 AM
  • Tests on Dead Fish in Lake Winnebago Show Virus Outbreak
  • OSHKOSH, Wis. (WFRV) - The Wisconsin DNR has released information on dead fish found in Lake Winnebago. They were tested at a lab in La Crosse and indicated a probable outbreak of VHS (viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus), a virus that affects a wide range
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  • 5/4/2018 12:30:00 AM
  • Wisconsin fishing opener weekend
  • MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) --Wisconsin's fishing opener weekend is right around the corner. It's a multi-billion dollar industry in our state — and for many, a sign of summer. When it comes to fishing expertise, Wally Bamfi has the hook up. Bamfi has been ...
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  • 5/3/2018 10:57:00 PM
  • DNR: Dead Lake Winnebago fish test positive for virus
  • Signs that a fish is infected include bleeding, bulging eyes, and bloated abdomens. Infected fish are still safe to eat, according to the Wisconsin DNR website. The disease was first recorded in the 1930s, and there are no reports of a human becoming ill .
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  • 5/3/2018 10:02:00 PM
  • Drop a Line, Get a Bite: Preparing for this year's fishing season
  • “May 5 is approaching fast, although if you live in the north you might still think we are in the middle of winter with all of the ice,” says Wisconsin Fisheries Director Justine Hasz. “For those of you in southern Wisconsin the waters have been open ...
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  • 5/3/2018 5:27:00 PM
  • Local Outdoors: Warm weather clears ice off local lakes for fishing opener
  • “The nice thing is with the warm weather these last few days, the ice went off (most lakes) on Monday and Tuesday,” Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Fisheries Biologist Joseph Gerbyshak said. “That’s good to see. There should be open water ...
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  • 5/3/2018 2:14:00 AM
  • Longer Winter May Make Bite Good for Wisconsin Fishing Opener
  • Chetek and anglers state-wide are looking to make some memories by catching walleye, sauger and northern pike. We had 'wintery conditions' in the Northland for a while. "I think it is going to make the bite better in certain areas. Some fish are going to .
  • WDIO
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  • 5/3/2018 1:41:00 AM
  • Will the ice melt in time for Wisconsin's fishing opener?
  • MINOCQUA, Wis. (WSAW) -- After the coldest and snowiest April on record, Wisconsin's fishing opener is in just a few days, but will the ice melt in time? "Well, we're on Lake Minocqua right now and ice is going quick right now. Two weeks ago, we had 35 ...
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  • 5/2/2018 6:41:00 PM
  • Will the ice melt in time for Wisconsin's fishing opener?
  • MINOCQUA, Wis. (WSAW) -- After the coldest and snowiest April on record, Wisconsin's fishing opener is in four days, but will the ice melt in time? "Well, we're on Lake Minocqua right now and ice is going quick right now. Two weeks ago, we had 35 inches of
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  • 5/1/2018 11:17:00 PM
  • Delayed spring could affect fishing season
  • Eau Claire (WQOW) -- The Wisconsin fishing opener is this weekend, and you may be ready to catch a fish or two, but are our waterways ready? We had a late start to spring, and Will Moulton, the sales manager at Mouldy's Archery and Tackle, told News 18 it
  • WQOW
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  • 5/1/2018 9:20:00 PM
  • Misty Fly Fishing Trip for Miami Florida Peacock Bass
  • I had the pleasure of fishing with Scott and Becker. They were traveling from Wisconsin and Virginia. Fishing conditions were not the best on this fishing trip but we made it happen. Scott and Becker wanted to fish for peacock bass with flies. They caught
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  • 4/30/2018 9:01:00 PM
  • The Inimitable Robert ‘Fish’ Jones: The dandy zookeeper of Minneapolis
  • Robert Fremont Jones, known to Minneapolitans as “Fish,” was raised in upstate New York. In 1873, he moved to Hudson, Wisconsin, to become part-owner of his brother-in-law’s provisions store before moving to Minneapolis in 1876 to become a partner in ...
  • The Growler Magazine
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  • 4/30/2018 5:51:00 PM
  • Lingering ice to hamper Wisconsin fishing opener
  • Wisconsin's 2018 inland fishing season opens Saturday following a cold and snowy April. Many lakes in northern Wisconsin remain ice-covered. "Most people don't think there will be anything going on unless we get some good rain and a lot of sun," said Steve
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  • 4/29/2018 6:32:00 AM
  • Wisconsin DNR: Air quality improving, no fish kills reported
  • Air quality is improving around the site of Thursday's explosion and fire at the Husky Energy refinery in Superior, according to news release Saturday morning from the The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
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  • 4/28/2018 5:20:00 PM
  • Wisconsin DNR: Air quality improving, no fish skills reported
  • Air quality is improving around the site of Thursday's explosion and fire at the Husky Energy refinery in Superior, according to news release Saturday morning from the The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Since the fire was put out, data shows ..
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  • 4/28/2018 5:20:00 PM
  • Ice or no ice, the fishing opener is coming
  • It’s hard to imagine fishing in a boat today. Lakes are all still ice covered and you know that there will be lakes still frozen over when the Wisconsin fishing season opens May 5 and Minnesota opens on May 12. So, what should angers expect this season?
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  • 4/28/2018 3:58:00 PM
  • Thank Cod it's Fryday: The Schwabenhof
  • and now offers a full menu that includes both Wisconsin favorites and traditional Germanic fare. Fish fry offerings, which are served all week long, include fried perch, walleye or cod accompanied by housemade tartar sauce, creamy cole slaw, rye bread and
  • OnMilwaukee
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  • 4/27/2018 4:01:00 PM
  • 225 consecutive Friday fish frys and counting: Victor’s
  • Originally hailing from Fond du Lac, Wisconsin—home of Walleye Weekend, the self-professed "World's Largest Walleye Fish Fry"—Caleb Westphal has not missed a Friday Night fish fry since sometime in 2013. He's a fanatic of music, film, and American history.
  • Milwaukee Record
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  • 4/27/2018 2:22:00 PM
  • Cold spring temps impact fishing season
  • MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) --Wisconsin's general fishing opener is next weekend, and this spring's cold temperatures could impact how many fish anglers catch. "This late thawing spring is going to present different opportunities and challenges for your fishing .
  • NBC15
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  • 4/26/2018 10:48:00 PM
  • DNR: Fish hungry, ready to bite for 2018 fishing opener
  • WISCONSIN (CBS 58) – The late winter could mean a good start to the upcoming fishing season in Wisconsin. The DNR says the cold and snow in April means fish like Northern Pike and Walleye will be hungry and ready to bite. Many lakes in Northern Wisconsin .
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  • 4/26/2018 1:57:00 PM
  • DNR investigates dead fish found along Lake Winnebago
  • Wisconsin DNR Fisheries Biologist Supervisor Kendall Kamke said, "At this point in time we don't know exactly what it is ,but we did take some samples of fish down at Fond du Lac. Those are being sent in to see if it's anything, either bacteria or viral."
  • WBAY
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  • 4/26/2018 2:20:00 AM
  • DNR: Fish kill, algae not connected to fire at AP Nonweiler
  • (WBAY) - State and local officials are dispelling rumors about the cause of a fish kill and algae on Lake Winnebago. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has found that a white material collecting on areas of the west shore is decaying blue-green
  • WBAY
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  • 4/25/2018 9:57:00 PM
  • 2018 Wisconsin Family Fishing Destinations
  • Looking for an outdoor vacation getaway that the whole family can enjoy? Then you surely will want to hit some of these locations this summer. Modern life has a way of filling every week with activities that leave little time for fun and relaxation, let ..
  • Game & Fish
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  • 4/25/2018 3:01:00 PM
  • DNR, Dane County crews to transfer fish back to Mud Lake
  • For more information about the next phase of the rehabilitation, contact Nathan Nye, Poynette Area Fisheries Biologist, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, by phone at (608) 635-8122 or email at nathan.nye@wisconsin.gov or Pete Jopke, Water ...
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  • 4/25/2018 12:00:00 PM
  • Fish and Wildlife preparing for controlled burn season
  • will be mobilizing crews of firefighters and equipment for scheduled burns on portions of 24 Waterfowl Production Areas (WPAs) in Wisconsin's St. Croix, Polk and Dunn Counties. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service improves wildlife habitat through the ...
  • New Richmond News
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  • 4/25/2018 10:20:00 AM
  • Fish Taco Plans To Settle in on Bethesda Row by June
  • The current location at 7015 Wisconsin Ave. will close as the move nears, at most a few days before, he said. Build-out is well underway for the new space. A construction wall emblazoned with the Fish Taco logo has been set up outside 7249 and 7251 ...
  • BethesdaMagazine.com
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  • 4/23/2018 11:16:00 PM
  • Video: Fly Fishing in Wisconsin in “A Driftless Winter”
  • A Driftless Winter from Isaiah Stofferahn on Vimeo. From Isaiah Stofferahn, a fly fishing film short about winter angling in the Driftless Area of Wisconsin. Nicely done. To check out more from this video maker, please click here.
  • venturingangler.com
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  • 4/23/2018 7:22:00 AM
  • Cabela's MWC Visits Lake Francis Case, S.D.
  • Teams that qualify in 2018 will fish the 2019 championship, set for October 3-5, 2019 on Wisconsin’s incomparable Lake Winnebago System. Teams fishing at least MWC four qualifiers also compete for Team of the Year awards, including a $10,000 sponsorship ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/23/2018 6:12:00 AM
  • Peck: Mother Nature changes opening day fishing plans
  • Opening the general fishing season close to home is always a good strategy. There are at least six distinct climatic zones in Wisconsin. Janesville is on the cusp between the two southernmost ones. Back in mid-March, we appeared to be well on our way ...
  • Janesville Gazette
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  • 4/22/2018 10:22:00 AM
  • Joe Thomas retirement press conference
  • I understand you are going back to Wisconsin in a week and a half that you can use to fish. It is an appropriately embroidered fishing vest with the No. 73 on it. (Dorsey and Jackson present gifts to Thomas) “Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome to the ...
  • Cleveland Browns
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  • 3/19/2018 11:53:00 PM
  • Wisconsin Fishing Expo continues to grow
  • After a 13-percent increase in attendance in 2017, an all-time high, the Wisconsin Fishing Expo (WFE) continued its upward attendance swing with another 9-percent increase for the 2018 event, held Feb. 23-25. In addition, the Expo area at Alliant Energy ..
  • Outdoornews
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  • 3/16/2018 5:04:00 PM
  • Wisconsin Fishing Expo Attendance Up 3rd Consecutive Year
  • Slinger, WI – After an incredible 13-percent increase in attendance in 2017, an all-time-high, the Wisconsin Fishing Expo (WFE) continued the upward direction with yet another nine percent increase for the 2018 event, held February 23-25th. This is the ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/16/2018 6:25:00 AM
  • 219 consecutive Friday fish frys and counting: The Farmer’s Wife
  • Originally hailing from Fond du Lac, Wisconsin—home of Walleye Weekend, the self-professed "World's Largest Walleye Fish Fry"—Caleb Westphal has not missed a Friday Night fish fry since sometime in 2013. He's a fanatic of music, film, and American history.
  • Milwaukee Record
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  • 3/16/2018 5:23:00 AM
  • Big Fish: AL man awaiting official word on world record catch
  • Owen has checked with the National Fresh Water Fishing Hall Of Fame in Wisconsin, and an official says that the catch will indeed be a world record once classified. Johnny has also been in touch with local and state officials, and all agree that at this ..
  • WAFB
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  • 3/13/2018 12:12:00 PM
  • Big Fish: AL man awaiting official word on world record catch
  • Owen has checked with the National Fresh Water Fishing Hall Of Fame in Wisconsin, and an official says that the catch will indeed be a world record once classified. Johnny has also been in touch with local and state officials, and all agree that at this ..
  • WSFA
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  • 3/12/2018 11:35:00 PM
  • DINING A LA KING: This time of year, fish sandwiches rise to the surface.
  • It’s not as good as the Big Fish for more money. Culver’s is higher-end fast food. The Wisconsin-based chain amps up quality and customer service and sometimes that can cost a bit more too. Right now Culver’s is offering both walleye and cod fish ...
  • The Goshen News
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  • 3/12/2018 9:24:00 AM
  • Whirling disease found in fish in North Saskatchewan River: CFIA
  • Rainbow trout occupy a pond at Rushing Waters Fisheries, Tuesday, July 3, 2012 in Palmyra, Wis. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ AP/Wisconsin State Journal-John Hart EDMONTON – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says an infectious disease fatal to some kinds of ...
  • Medicine Hat News
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  • 3/9/2018 10:33:00 PM
  • 218 consecutive Friday fish frys and counting: Randy’s Neighbor’s Inn
  • In hindsight I was an idiot not to confirm they had fish when I called for a reservation, but it was a Friday, I was in Wisconsin, and I was going to a supper club. Was I missing something here? Although they don’t have the most important food of all ...
  • Milwaukee Record
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  • 3/9/2018 4:02:00 PM
  • Thank Cod it's Fryday: Steny's Tavern & Grill
  • In this series, we're trying out some of the city's most popular fish fries. You'll find commentary, pro tips and ratings of the three staples of a classic Wisconsin fry: namely the fish, the potato pancakes and the classic Wisconsin-style brandy old ...
  • OnMilwaukee
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  • 3/9/2018 4:01:00 PM
  • Roadhouse 139 serves a long list of fish off the ATV trail in Long Lake
  • Roadhouse serves fish all day on Friday starting at 11 a.m. Parole possible for man convicted of killing wife Submitted: 03/09/2018 LA CROSSE - A western Wisconsin man convicted of killing his wife and trying to make her death look like an accident won't .
  • WJFW-TV
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  • 3/9/2018 2:02:00 PM
  • Michigan: Over 2,000 Earn Master Angler Awards
  • Wisconsin. Submissions for the 2018 Master Angler program already are being accepted, and will be until Jan. 10, 2019. To download an application, visit michigan.gov/masterangler. Anglers are encouraged to submit applications as they catch their fish ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/8/2018 7:25:00 AM
  • History Sandwiched In
  • press release: Explore the relatively unknown story of Mildred Fish-Harnack, a University of Wisconsin graduate who helped lead the underground resistance against the Nazis until her capture, torture and execution by guillotine - the only American woman ..
  • Isthmus
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  • 3/6/2018 4:15:00 AM
  • Ice-O-Ramma the Northland Fishing Tournament Tradition
  • ASHLAND, Wis.- The competition is tough on the Chequamegon Bay near Ashland, Wisconsin this weekend. The annual Ice–O–Ramma kicks off on Saturday. The weekend long competition is a tradition of over 30 years. Fishermen compete to catch one of the ...
  • fox21online
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  • 3/3/2018 4:30:00 AM
  • Thank Cod it's Fryday: Kam's Thistle & Shamrock
  • In this series, we're trying out some of the city's most popular fish fries. You'll find commentary, pro tips and ratings of the three staples of a classic Wisconsin fry: namely the fish, the potato pancakes and the classic Wisconsin style brandy old ...
  • OnMilwaukee
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  • 3/2/2018 4:02:00 PM
  • Fish 'cribs' added to Pardeeville's Park Lake
  • Jim Buckley, a Pardeeville village trustee and the village’s representative on the Lakes Management District, said the fish cribs are a joint effort between the district, the village and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, which issued the ...
  • wiscnews
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  • 3/1/2018 10:43:00 PM
  • Do you ever wonder what happens to the fish in a frozen lake?
  • “They survive just fine under the ice,” says Jake Vander Zanden, Director of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Center for Limnology. “They are adapted to survive in these low temperatures; it’s not that big of a deal.” Fish survive quite ...
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  • 3/1/2018 10:05:00 AM
  • Be Prepared: Watch Out for River Ice
  • The Boy Scout motto “Be prepared” holds infinite wisdom when fishing any Wisconsin river in March. Or in any state where river ice comes into play. Boats are designed to move through water in its liquid state. Ice provides a unique set of solid ...
  • Game & Fish
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  • 2/26/2018 5:39:00 PM
  • Wisconsin Fishing Expo to have a quiet side, too
  • Madison — The Midwest’s largest consumer fishing show will have a quiet side this year with an entire wing of the Wisconsin Fishing Expo at the Alliant Energy Expo Hall in Madison dedicated to kayaks and other silent watercraft. The expo runs Feb. 23-25.
  • Outdoornews
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  • 2/26/2018 11:18:00 AM
  • High school team fishes for others at Battle on Bago
  • OSHKOSH, Wis. (WBAY-TV) The Wisconsin Rapids Ice fishing Team comes to fish at Battle on Bago, one of the largest ice fishing tournaments. "Winnebago provides a good challenge of fishing, you never know what you're going to catch," said Scott Stankowski ..
  • WBAY
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  • 2/25/2018 2:28:00 AM
  • 216 consecutive Friday fish frys and counting: Grainger’s Pub & Grill
  • Originally hailing from Fond du Lac, Wisconsin—home of Walleye Weekend, the self-professed "World's Largest Walleye Fish Fry"—Caleb Westphal has not missed a Friday Night fish fry since sometime in 2013. He's a fanatic of music, film, and American history.
  • Milwaukee Record
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  • 2/23/2018 6:36:00 AM
  • Wisconsin Fishing Expo
  • Gone fishin’: Fisherpeople will fall hook, line and sinker for the Madison Fishing Expo, where they’ll find all things piscatory under one roof. As they say, “A bad day fishing is better than a good day working.” Of course, they also say ...
  • Isthmus
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  • 2/23/2018 2:21:00 AM
  • Walleyes for Northwest Wisconsin Ice Fishing Event
  • A total of 558 anglers — 370 adults and 188 children and youth — participated in the Walleyes for Northwest Wisconsin (WFNW) 22nd annual family ice fishing event on Lac Courte Oreilles on a sunny, mild Saturday, Feb. 17. There was plenty of ice and ...
  • Ashland Daily Press
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  • 2/22/2018 12:59:00 AM
  • Portage High shows well in first ice-fishing state tournament
  • Portage’s "black" team of nine students scored 119 points at the Wisconsin Interscholastic Fishing Association tournament, where scoring was determined according to the combined length of game fish and combined weight of pan fish. The school’s "orange ...
  • wiscnews
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  • 2/21/2018 12:29:00 AM
  • Door County ice fishing guide welcomes Governor Walker for trip
  • Ice fishing guide JJ Malvitz found himself once again leading Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to a big haul over the weekend. Good weather brought plenty of anglers to the ice, forcing Malvitz to stake out several spots to help the large group including ..
  • Door County Daily News
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  • 2/20/2018 7:45:00 PM
  • Tak Logic Unveils Lure Lock Tackle Storage System
  • Ettrick, Wisconsin – Tak Logic is excited to announce the launch of Lure Lock, a new product for the angler looking to take their fishing tackle storage to the next level. Lure Lock has taken the standard plastic utility box and placed a proprietary gel ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/20/2018 5:16:00 AM
  • Merrill girl shatters state fishing records
  • Parker caught the golden redhorse at noon, and then the pair went home until nighttime, when they went fishing on the Wisconsin River and caught the stonecat, a member of the catfish family whose name reflects its habit of hiding out under stones or logs .
  • Merrill Foto News
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  • 2/19/2018 2:12:00 AM
  • Central Wisconsin fishing and boating event wraps up
  • Dedicated fishers gathered at the Central Wisconsin Expo Center today for the annual ' Total Fishing and Boating Event'. The 8th year of the Central Wisconsin sports show had something for everyone. Over 60 vendors showcased their gear and more than 7,000
  • WAOW
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  • 2/18/2018 10:12:00 PM
  • Students compete in ice fishing championship
  • Organizers say this also helps introduce kids who don't have the means to experience the popular Wisconsin activity. "Everybody who is helping here, is because someone took them fishing as a kid and we are now spreading that onto the next generation,"said
  • WXOW
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  • 2/18/2018 1:57:00 PM
  • Students compete in ice fishing championship
  • Organizers say this also helps introduce kids who don't have the means to experience the popular Wisconsin activity. "Everybody who is helping here, is because someone took them fishing as a kid and we are now spreading that onto the next generation,"said
  • WAOW
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  • 2/17/2018 11:35:00 PM
  • Wisconsin’s mystery fish
  • Coasters have always been a mystery and fish of legend on Wisconsin’s North Shore of Lake Superior. Old grainy photos from the turn of the century up to the 50s and 60s show Coasters, massive brook trout that have all the traits of their trout stream ...
  • Osceola Sun
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  • 2/17/2018 5:29:00 PM
  • Ask an Official: DNR Warden discusses ice fishing regulations
  • “Whenever you head out to go fishing it is important to review the most current Wisconsin fishing regulation pamphlet. Seasons, size limits, bag limits, and methods may change from one body of water to the next. A good place to start is on page 62 of the .
  • Merrill Foto News
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  • 2/17/2018 7:12:00 AM
  • UW-La Crosse takes on larger-than-life 'Big Fish' musical
  • John Divney has played some big roles in his time at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, but the senior is going out with a bang, playing the larger-than-life Edward Bloom in “Big Fish.” It’s a plum role in the musical adaptation of the book by ...
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 2/17/2018 4:52:00 AM
  • Saint Anne Parish prepares for Lenten Fish Fry
  • WAUSAU, Wis., (WSAW)--Wisconsin is famous for many things like beer, cheese and the Green Bay Packers. But if it’s Friday night, you can bet you’ll find churches and restaurants filled with patrons looking for the perfect fish fry. February 16 ...
  • WSAW
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  • 2/16/2018 5:05:00 PM

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