Monday, December 11th, 2023

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967

Monday, December 11th, 2023

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967

June 8, 2001


DETROIT LAKES Walleye anglers have been kept busy on many area lakes. Leading the way again this week is Cotton Lake, Big Cormorant Lake, Island Lake, and Little Detroit Lake. Leeches and live bait rigs have started working best in 10 to 15 feet of water, and limits have been common on the right day.

June 21: Crivitz Lions Club Shooting & Sports 6th Annual Banquet. For more info contact: Crivitz Lions Club, Frank L. Green, W7721 Townline Rd., Crivitz, WI 54114.

June 23: The Third Annual banquet for the Lake Superior Chapter of the Safari Club International will be held at The Lodge Hotel & Conference Center in Siren. Call -1-877-843-5634 for more info. Aug. 25: Dunn County Fish & Game Assoc. Conservation Banquet at their Club House in Menomonie. For more info contact Gary Buss

St. Paul The Minnesota Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW) and MinnAqua programs are offering a series of mother/child fishing clinics this summer. Two will be in the metro area and two will be held in southern Minnesota.

The workshops will teach children and parents the basics of shorefishing. Each lasts four hours. The last part of the workshop will be spent fishing, and equipment will be provided. The cost is $7 per family. Time and locations are: June 7, Baker Park Reserve, Maple Plain, 5-9 p.m.; June 9, Fish Lake Regional Park,

Man would like Aztec atlatl legalized

Correspondent Campbellsport, Wis. How about a Wisconsin bowhunting season that also allows the use of an Aztec weapon called an atlatl? Len Riemersma, of Campbellsport, is preparing an advisory question for the 2002 spring rules hearing that would allow use of the atlatl during the archery deer season. “Ninety-nine percent of the people out there

Baptism by archery

Pa Nuge tried over and over, almost ready to give up on young Ted. He patiently showed me how to place my forefinger above the arrow, with the second and third fingers just below the nock on the string, as he helped me draw back the fiberglass, dime-store bow and arrow set. Luckily each arrow

BWCA legend dies at 94

Associated Press Grand Marais, Minn. Resort owner and writer Justine Kerfoot, known for her work in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, has died. She was 94. Kerfoot died Wednesday, May 30, afternoon in Grand Marais, said her grandson Robert Kerfoot. A cause of death was not given. Justine Kerfoot introduced countless people to the

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