When members of the Association of Great Lakes Outdoor Writers met at Lake of the Woods in far northwestern Minnesota in September, many of them caught lake sturgeon while fishing for walleyes, including Wisconsin Outdoor News’ Kristen Monroe, who was fishing them for the first time.
Keeping the boat primed for river fishing and other soft-water, winter angling opportunities [video]
Open water within driving distance? Then follow these tips for productive casting and functional, safe boating all winter long.
Trout Unlimited hopes “86,000 Miles of Streams” will raise awareness and encourage action in support of coldwater conservation amid ongoing natural resource developments.
Mike Hehner shows how he uses his Aqua-Vu to specifically target largemouth bass during the hard-water season.
Aqua-Vu underwater camera systems captures hungry walleyes hunting a minnow slow-trolled along the bottom.
Brian “Bro” Brosdahl demonstrates his technique for down-viewing with his Aqua-Vu HD underwater camera system. “Bro” also shows the features of Aqua-Vu’s HD system.
Custom Jigs & Spins of Coralville, Iowa, has introduced its new JaJe fly, which the company calls a tungsten fly with attitude. According to the company, the hackle is resilient and tied in to stay secure, even after dozens of catches. And its compact yet heavy, brightly-colored tungsten head keeps the super-sharp Japanese hook riding at a 30-degree angle for instant hook…
She learns the finer points of tossing ground bait while fishing for European bleak with “whip” rods.
Outdoor News’ Kristen Monroe and Tim Lesmeister talk Lake of the Woods during the Association of Great Lakes Outdoors Writers’ (AGLOW) conference, being held this week on the famed lake in northwestern Minnesota.
The Michigan DNR recently concluded a mark-and-recapture fisheries survey on Paint Creek in Oakland County to better understand the waterbody’s brown trout population. The DNR manages a portion of Paint Creek, downstream from Lake Orion, as a high-quality brown trout stream – as evidenced by its inclusion in the department’s Trout Trails online application. The recent survey, conducted late this summer, used…
While competing at the World Match Fishing Tournament in Hungary last month, Wisconsin Outdoor News’ Kristen Monroe mixed up a batch of bait each day, a concoction that included “jokers.” What are “jokers?” Check out the above video for more on that and the tournament.
Outdoor News’ Monroe part of first U.S. women’s team.
Fishermen can’t change the weather, so the only option is to work with what Mother Nature offers each day.
The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree – and for better or worse, it’s all my fault.
The too-big-for-one-weekend event at Armstrong Ranch Kennels near Anoka continues this weekend, starting up again Friday, Aug. 18 and then concluding Sunday, Aug. 20.
Illinois fishing guide Don Satterfield talks about Lake Shelbyville’s fish production.
Yakima Bait’s Jarod Higginbotham talks about trolling speed and visibility.
Check out news from the show in upcoming print editions of Outdoor News.
Kristen Monroe talks about balancing floats with the proper sinker weight to achieve ‘neutral buoyancy.’
Concern in Michigan is high after capture of a silver carp in the Illinois Waterway.
Kristen Monroe talks equipment as she preps for international match fishing tournament in Hungary in August (video)
Time is just as important as catching fish during international match tournaments.
Kristen Monroe: Looking ahead to competing in international match fishing tournament in Hungary in August (Video)
Wisconsin Outdoor News staffer one of six women on the U.S. team coached by Attila Agu, a past match fishing champion.
Will you be shore fishing on the Minnesota fishing opener? Regardless, a video from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to help get you in the mood for fishing Minnesota’s epic annual event.
Video from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to get anglers in the mood for the upcoming state open-water fishing opener on Saturday, May 13. Not that most Minnesota anglers need any help.
Wisconsin angler encounters first ‘wiper’ in Hoosier country.