Northern Indiana/Southern Michigan outdoors news and tips
- Published on Monday, 14 April 2014 11:15
Five 2014 Bassmaster Classic contenders - Brandon Palaniuk, Gerald Swindle, Ish Monroe, Kevin VanDam and Jonathon VanDam - will present seminars at D&R Sports Center Spring Fishing and Boat Show April 18-19.
In additional to the fishing seminars, factory reps from the nation’s top lure, tackle and electronics manufactures will be on hand both days to show the latest products and innovations. They include: Shimano, Daiwa, Loomis, Humminbird, Strike King, Quantum, Minn Kota, Motorguide, Shakespeare, Garcia, Fenwick, Berkley, St. Croix, Zebco, Fenwick, Okuma, Rapala, Storm, Berkley, Stren, Lowrance and many others.
Show hours are 9 a.m.- 8 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
- Published on Monday, 14 April 2014 11:08
They were put there as part of an Indiana DNR study to learn more about the lake’s pike and walleye population.
Fisheries biologists will set six traps daily at various near-shore locations in the 562-acre natural lake at Warsaw this month.
Each pike and walleye captured will be measured, marked with a fin-clip, and then released.
- Published on Monday, 07 April 2014 09:59
By Louie Stout
“I’ve discovered an interesting bait that worked really well on bluegills and crappies this week,” he said during a phone call last week. “Wanna see it in action?”
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Eagle Lake Group files Suit
The Eagle Lake Improvement Association continues attempts to stall a public access development on Eagle and Juno lakes.
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