Friday, March 31st, 2023
Friday, March 31st, 2023

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Sportsmen Since 1967

September 14, 2001

Dec. 9: Sheboygan Rifle & Pistol Club Gun Show at the Millhome Supper Club from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Public invited. Cost: $2. For more info call B.J.’s at 920-458-3247 or Peter Mayr at 920-452-1757.

Oct. 3-4, 10-11, 17-18, 24-25: Fall Beginner Fly Tying Classes be held on Wednesday and Thursday nights. Class times are 6:30-8:00 p.m., and the fee is $50 414-259-8100. Sept 16, 22: Mosquito Hill Nature Center is holding “The World of the Ruffed Grouse” course on Sept. 16, and “Wildlife Foods for Your Woodlot” on Sept. …

Dec. 9: Sheboygan Rifle & Pistol Club Gun Show at the Millhome Supper Club from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Public invited. Cost: $2. For more info call B.J.’s at 920-458-3247 or Peter Mayr at 920-452-1757. Read More »

Sept. 14-16: The 25th Annual Wisconsin National Musky Tournament of First Wisconsin Chapter of Muskies, Inc., Headquartered at Paradise Shores Resort, Holcombe, Wis., call 800-657-4512 or 715-595-4227. Anglers will fish 12 lakes in the Holcombe area. Pro

Sept. 15: Geneva Lake, Fontana WI. The WI Division is one of seven for Big Bucks Bass. Sept. 22: The Wisconsin Chapter of Pikemasters will host a catch and release pike tournament in Sturgeon Bay/$55 for a two-person team. Call 414-351-9175 or 920-863-3759 for more info. Sept. 22: Money Trail Event for Big Bucks on

Archers could set another record

Editor Madison With an estimated deer herd of 1.6 million, the potential exists for bowhunters to set another harvest record during the 2001 season, according to state wildlife officials. The 2001 bow season opens Saturday, Sept. 15 with plenty of antlerless tags available in the form of hunter’s choice, bonus or Zone T permits. The

Sept. 15: The Hartland Sportsmen’s Club will be conducting a SHOTGUN CLINIC from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.. It will involve patterning, slug gun sight-in, trap and cleaning tips. Call John at 262-542-3243 for more info.

Sept. 15-16, 22-23: Fall Hunter’s Safety Course, Sat. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. & Sun. 1-4 p.m. For more info call John Pletcher at 608-873-1873. Sept. 26 and 27, Oct. 2 and 4: Milwaukee Casting Club is having educational classes starting at 5:30-9:00 p.m. Call Bob at 414-321-6797 for more info. The class cost $7

The Milwaukee Chapter of Muskies Inc. Meetings are the fourth Tuesday of every month and begin at 7 p.m. at Legacy Fine Dining, 14955 W. National Ave., New Berlin. The public is welcome to attend. For more info contact Ron Groeschl at 262-789-1255.

The Great Lakes Sport Fisherman’s Club, Milwaukee Chapter, meets on the second Tuesday of the month May thru Sept. at Ray & Dots 6351 W. Grange Ave. Meetings start at 7:00 p.m. For more info call 262-820-8983. The Muskellunge Club of Wisconsin holds meetings the third Wednesday of February, March, May, Oct. and Nov. at

Fall smallmouths keep Lake Mendota anglers busy

Smallmouth bass are considered by many, pound for pound, to be the scrappiest fish that swims in fresh water. Their acrobatic flips and bulldog runs attest to it. So when Steve Hauge and Charlie Grimm, of Madison, reported smallies on the bite, it took no time at all to load the truck and head to

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