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Filleting your fish: How to remove the Y-bones from a northern pike

Filleting your fish: How to remove the Y-bones from a northern pike

A popular sportfish for fall fishing or augering through the hard water, northern pike and pickeral have nasty Y-bones. Here’s how to smoothly fillet them away.

October 2014
Fishing regs changes moving forward

Fishing regs changes moving forward

Would take effect April 1 of next year

October 2014
Gear Up for Late Fall Muskie Fishing

Gear Up for Late Fall Muskie Fishing

The coming of fall is like a giant reset button for the muskie-fishing season.

October 2014
What is success to a hunter or fisherman?

What is success to a hunter or fisherman?

Everyone has their own way of measuring success. What is success to you when hunting and fishing?

October 2014
Fall trolling tactics for walleyes

Fall trolling tactics for walleyes

For much of the fall, trolling crankbaits dominates most fishing I do. The location (and how the fish are using a particular location) determines the most efficient

October 2014
Fishing line tip: Avoid memory and keeping it in tip-top shape

Fishing line tip: Avoid memory and keeping it in tip-top shape

Store your rod, loosen the drag, but wait till spring before changing your line on spinning and baitcasting reels

September 2014
Autumn’s forgiving crappies still demand stealth and smart fishing techniques

Autumn’s forgiving crappies still demand stealth and smart fishing techniques

September and October slabs love jigs when water temperatures drop post-turnover

September 2014
Best in years? Excellent fishing pattern developing for fall walleyes in 2014

Best in years? Excellent fishing pattern developing for fall walleyes in 2014

Jig-n-minnow, crankbaits, and live-bait rigs all provide top presentations for autumn walleyes

September 2014
Fishing regs are extended

Fishing regs are extended

New regulations to take effect April 1, 2015

September 2014

Commission proposes striper harvest cut

Will likely impact fishing regulations

August 2014