Saturday, February 4th, 2023
Saturday, February 4th, 2023

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967

Sport Shows

Sept. 10-11: Commonwealth Sportsmen’s Club Sportsmans Show,
Florence County Fairgrounds. For more info call Sean Franklin,


June 23: Crivitz Lions Club 10th Annual Shooting & Sports

June 27: St. Croix Scenic Valley Ladies DU Chapter Annual
Banquet, 6 p.m., West Wind Supper Club, River Falls. For more info
call Shirley Williams, 715-246-0416.

Aug. 8: Waupaca Men’s Chapter DU Banquet, 6 p.m., Best
Western-Grand Seasons Hotel, Waupaca, call Chuck McDaniel,
715-258-8830 or e-mail:

Aug. 9: WWA South Shore/Racine Chapter Banquet, South Hills
Country Club, Racine, WI. For more info call Chris Eisenman,

Aug. 11: WWA Fond du Lac Chapter Banquet, Fond du Lac, WI. For
more info call Brian Kutz, 920-921-4447.

Aug. 13: SCI First for Hunters Badgerland Chapter Banquet, 4
p.m., Chula Vista Resort Wisconsin Dells. For more info call Dave
Ekkebus, 608-296-3051.

Aug. 13: Walleyes For Tomorrow Banquet. For more info call
Jeffrey Bennett, 920-394-3114.

Aug. 18: WWA Cedar Creek/Mequon Chapter Banquet, Mequon, WI. For
more info call Greg Rausch, 262-238-2581.

Aug. 18: 3rd Annual Germantown Gobblers NWTF Banquet, 5:30 p.m.,
The Quilted Bear, Germantown. For more info call Jason Zimmerman,

Aug. 20: Dunn County Fish & Game Assoc. Conservation
Banquet. For more info call Tom Koranski, 235-0391.

Aug. 22: WWA Mississippi River/La Crosse Chapter Banquet,
LaCrosse, WI. For more info call Bob Schuppel, 608-786-0604.

Aug. 25: WWA Wausau Chapter Banquet, Wausau, WI. For more info
call Kevin Sasman, 715-457-4753.

Aug. 25: WWA Marshland/Beaver Dam Chapter Banquet, Juneau, WI.
For more info call Rob Monette, 920-885-5860.

Sept. 1: WWA Valley/Appleton Chapter Banquet, Appleton, WI. For
more info call Jim Rogers, 920-886-6595.

Sept. 22: WWA Lakeshore/Manitowoc Chapter Banquet, Manitowoc,
WI. For more info call Steve Dudek, 920-775-4735.

Sept. 22: WWA South Central/Madison Chapter Banquet, Sheraton
Hotel, Madison, WI. For more info call Brad Wagner,

Sept. 26: WWA Lake Puckaway/Ripon Chapter Banquet, Royal Ridges,
Princeton, WI. For more info call Pat Bentley, 920-295-6762.

Sept. 29: WWA Tri-County/Watertown Chapter Banquet, Watertown,
WI. For more info call Don Butler, 920-925-3357.

Sept. 30: Waupaca RMEF Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., Hahn-A-Lula
Resort, Fremont, WI. For more info call Bob/Cheri Baumgart,

March 6, 2006: WWA Twin Rivers/Jefferson Chapter Banquet, Fort
Atkinson, WI. For more info call Dave or Tracey Bente, 920-674-6479


June 21-22: Natural Resources Board meeting, Green Bay, location
TBA. People wishing to speak to the board must register to appear
by calling, 608-267-7420 by 4 p.m. the Friday prior to board
meetings. For info, call Amy Lemberger, 608-267-7420.

The USFWS has scheduled public hearings for comment on plans for
the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge. All
hearings will begin with a 5:30-6:30 p.m. open house. Each
concludes at 9 p.m. They include the following:

June 22: American Legion Post 315, Stoddard

June 23: Onalaska Middle School, Onalaska


June 18: Northern zone bass season goes from catch-and-release
to daily bag limits.

Special Events

June 24-26 – Intermediate Fly Fishing Clinic with instructor Joe
Soley, a Wisc. licensed guide. Cost: $275 per person and includes
two nights lodging, 3 meals on Sat., breakfast and lunch on Sunday
along with all materials, instruction and use of fly fishing
equipment (or bring your own equipment). For more info or to
reserve space contact: Jim or Helen Palmquist, N5136 River Rd.
Brantwood, WI 54513, 800-519-2558 or e-mail:
Also visit the web page at

July 23: Root River Longbeards NWTF JAKES Day, 9-12 noon, WI
Sportsman’s Assoc. 16010 Durand, U. Grove. For more info call Gary
Green, 262 632-5038.

Sept. 17: WWA J & H Game Farm Youth & Ladies Day, Youth
Duck Calling Event, J & H Game Farm, Navarino, WI. For more
info call Joe Gorski, 920-525-3306.


June 18: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is hosting Madison’s Casting
for A Cure Bass Tournament, 6:30 a.m., Lake Farm Park on Lake
Waubesa. For more info call Paul Temple, 608-298-9902.

June 18: Goodman Conservation Club Fishing Tournament, 5 a.m. –
6:30 p.m., Lake Hilbert Goodman, WI. 100% payback. For more info
call David Millette, 715-276-3259.

June 24-26: Western Superior Pro AM Fishing Tournament, Lake
Superior. Weigh-in locations: Knife River Harbor, Port Wing Marina,
Washburn Marina, Saxon Harbor, Barkers Island (Superior), Pikes Bay
Marina (Bayfield), Ashland Marina, Black River Harbor. For more
info call Pikes Bay Marina, 877-841-3900.

July 8-10: Door County Angler’s Shootout Salmon & Trout
Fishing Tournament, Sturgeon Bay, Wisc. Three day tournament for
all anglers. Waters fished are Green Bay and Lake Michigan. For
more info call Chuck Buccola, 800-366-7947.

July 23 – Wilderness Fish & Game 5th Annual Children’s Take
An Adult Fishing Tournament, 6 a.m. For more info call Larry
Wipperfurth, 608-643-2433.

July 23: IM1 Bass Stand Alone Bass Tournament, Wolf River Open,
Wolf River Chain, Winneconne, for more info contact Paul Manago
262-544-5223 or visit

Aug. 27: IM1 Bass Stand Alone Bass Tournament, Big Green Lake
Open, Big Green Lake, Green Lake, for more info contact Paul Manago
262-544-5223 or visit

Wisconsin Muskie Tour (WMT) 2005 schedule of tournaments. To
enter a WMT event, log onto or call 715-369-1394
or email

Southern Region

Sept. 10-11: Lake Pewaukee, Okauchee, LaBelle (Region

Eastern Region

Aug. 6: Boom Lake

Aug. 7: Pelican Lake

Aug. 27-28: Eagle River Chain (Region Finals)

Western Region

June 18: Lake Mohawksin

June 19: Lake Minocqua & Kawaguesaga

Aug. 20-21: Manitowish Chain (Region Finals)

Sept. 24-25 Invitational Championship


2005 schedule for Fishing Has No Boundaries (FHNB). A volunteer
organization on behalf of individuals with disabilities. Events
providing specialized adaptive equipment for people with
disabilities. For more info visit

July 9-10: Lake Mendota, Gov. Nelson State Park. For more info
call 608-833-1281.

Aug. 20-21: Chippewa Valley Event, Holcombe Flowage. For more
info call 715-233-1070.

Aug. 27-28: Lake Winnebago, Lakeside Park. For more info call

Women in the Outdoors

Events for 2005. For more info check out the NWTF web page

June 25: Southwest Wisconsin Longbeards event, Rush Creek
Sportsmans Club, Hwy 23 North of Dodgeville, WI. For more info call
Michelle Helin, 608-935-9709.

July 23: NWTF Root River Longbeards JAKES Day, 9-12 noon, WI
Sportsman’s Assoc. 16010 Durand, U. Grove. For more info call Gary
Green, 262 632-5038.

Aug. 19-21: NWTF Wisconsin State Chapter Women in the Outdoors
3-Day Event, Camp Minikani, Hubertus WI. For more info call Linda
Hinz, 608-356-8958.


June 19: Fly fishing for beginners, Riveredge Nature Center,
Newburg, gear supplied, 12:30-3:30 p.m., $25 non-members, $20
members. Call 262-375-2715 or 800- 287-8098.

July 23: DNR Internet Hunter Safety Class, 8 a.m., DNR Service
Center, Sturgeon Bay WI. One day internet class, first the internet
must be completed then the student must attend the hands on field
day. For more info contact Don Heider via Email or call
920-794-8244 after 5 p.m., 920-743-4451 weekends.

Sportsman’s Warehouse seminars are held at the DePere location.
Registration required. For more info call Ken Stoddard,
920-336-7000 or email at

July 7: GPS Seminar, 6 p.m.

July 9: Introduction to Kayaking, 1 p.m.

July 14: Muskie Fishing 101, 6 p.m.

July 23: Summer Bow Tune Up Day, 9 a.m.

July 30: R.U. Muskie Nutz??? Wisconsin’s Largest One Day Muskie
Event. Seminars by three renouned muskie guides, 11 a.m., 2


2005 schedule for Adaptive Sportsmen Inc. (ASI) An organization
in Wisconsin with a mission to provide recreational opportunities
for physically challenged individuals to enjoy the outdoors. For
more info visit

Aug. 13-14: Blackhawk Archers hosting 3D-tournament. For more
info call Les Werner, 608-513-4312.

Sept. 20-Oct. 2: Whitetail deer hunt in Baraboo for physically
challenged bow hunters with state issued class A, B or C


June 18: SCI Wisconsin Chapter Shooting Event, 9 a.m., Highlands
Sportsmen’s Club Cascade, WI. For more info call Steve Van
Lieshout, 262-751-6906.

June 18-19: WWA Lakeshore/Manitowoc Chapter Father’s Day
Sporting Clays Shoot, Triple J Sporting Clays,Manitowoc. For more
info call Henry Grant, 920-683-2237.

June 25: Snap-Crackle-Pop 100 Sporting Clays and Skeet Shoot,
Oshkosh Gun Club, 8-6 p.m. For more info call Al Heidl,

June 25: Wing shooters warmup – Sporting Clays Fun Shoot,
sponsored by The Stan Plis Sportsmans League, 9-3 p.m., Woods and
Meadows Sporting Clays, N4335 Potter Rd., Warrens, WI. For more
info call Joe Kubis, 715-424-3496 or visit

June 25-26: Badger State Games 3D and Field Archery Tournament,
8-3 p.m., Blackhawk Bowhunters Club 2103 County Hwy PB, Verona, WI
53593. Badger State Games requires pre-registration for both field
archery and 3D at Archers must shoot
both days. For more info call Jamie Zahalka, 608-835-8117.

July 9-10: Shawano 3D Archery Shoot, 8:30-4 p.m., Shawano
Archery Club. For more info call Jeff Busch, 715-745-2688.

July 23-24: Blackhawk Bowhunters 3D Archery Tournament, Sat. 8-4
p.m., Sun. 8-3 p.m. For more info go to
or call Jamie Zahalka, 608-835-8117.

July 19-24: 106th Annual State Trapshoot & Banquet, Waukesha
Gun Club, 8 a.m. to closing. For more info call Arlene Otto,

July 24: WWA Wolf River Chapter Shoot, J & H Game Farm,
Navarino, WI. For more info call Joe Gorski, 920-525-3306.Sept. 17:
WWA State Shoot, Wern Valley Sportsman’s Club, Genesee Depot, WI.
For more info call Dale Arenz, 262-646-3252.

Aug. 6-7: 2005 Clover Bowmen (Manitowoc Gun Club) Outdoor 3D
Archery Shoot, 8-4 p.m. For more info call Lee Free,

Sherwood Forest Bowmen 2005 schedule. For more info call
262-548-0024 or 262-246-4153

Now – July 27: Outdoor Summer 3D Wednesday Night league, open to
members and non-members. For more info call Gary Pavowski,

July 24: Outdoor 3-D invitational, 8-5 p.m.

Aug. 17-Sept. 14: Fall Broadhead League Begins

Aug. 26: Jubilee Night shoot (night shoot 10 PM til ?)

Aug. 27-28: Jubilee/Bowhunters Warm Up, Shoot all day for

Oakland Conservation Club schedule of events for 2005. Located 3
miles east of Cambridge on Hwy A, between Hwys 12 & 18. For
more info call 608-423-3920.

July 7: Archery League Begins

Aug. 21: Annual Picnic/Fundraiser Trapshooting

Heritage Shooting Inc 2005 schedule of events. W246 S3127
Industrial Lane, Waukesha, WI, 53189. For more info call

Aug. 19: Pewaukee Police Dept. Trng.

June 25-26: NRA Basic Pistol (tentative date)

June 25-26: Field Support Team Workshop

July, Oct.: US Marshal Trng.

July 23-24: NRA Basic Rifle (tentative date)

Aug.: DEA Training

Aug. 13-14: NRA Youth SportsFest

Sept. 10: NRA Shooting Sports Camp for Women

Oct. 13-14, 20-21: LFI StressFire

Oct. 22-23: LFI Judicious Use of Deadly Force

Deer Creek Sport and Conservation Club Sporting Clay Shoot
schedule, 9-3 p.m., 8475 Miller Rd., Verona, WI. For more info call

July 24: Mid Summer 50

Aug. 27: Ding Hillbilly 50 & Shotgun Games

Waukegan Bowmen Archery Club 2005 schedule. For more info call

July 23-24: Summer 3-D Shoot

Aug. 27-28: Broadhead Shoot

Puckaway Rod & Gun Club and Archery 2005 schedule. For more
info call 920-394-3114.

July 17, Aug. 20, Sept. 11: Field point & broadhead archery
shoot, 8-4 p.m.

June 18, Aug. 28: Trap Shoot, 6-10 p.m.

July 16: Trap Shoot, 10-3 p.m., Chicken Bar-B-Que.

Oconomowoc Sportsmens Club 2005 schedule. For more info call
Wally, 262-593-8315.

July 10: 3D Archery Shoot, 8-2 p.m.

Aug. 28: 3D Archery Shoot, 8-2 p.m.

Argyle Rod & Gun Club events, W9408 Hwy. 81. For more info
call Bob, 608-543-3986. 10-3 p.m.

July 16: PF 50 Bird Sptg. Clay

Aug. 12: MS Shoot for the Cure 50 Bird Sptg. Clay

Aug. 28: 50 Bird Sptg. Clay & Steak Fry

Sept. 5: Labor Day with Clay 50 Bird Sptg. Clay

Chilakoot Bowhunters Club events for 2005. For more info call
Butch Kill, 715-549-6869 or check the website

Aug. 21: 3-D

Twin Lakes Sportsmen’s Club events. For more info call
773-792-3457 or 262-279-3503.

1 & 3rd Sundays: Trap shooting, Individual Tournaments 200
targets 12 noon

Tomah Warrens Sportsmans Alliance 2005 Shoot schedule.
Registration for all shoots, 8-3 p.m. For more info call Alan
Potter, 608-378-4883.

July 10: 3D Archery Shoot, all Rinehardt targets

Aug. 28: Broadhead Shoot, Necedah style targets

3D Country Rockland Archers, DePere, WI open May thru Sept. with
league shoots. For more info call Mike Smits, 920-336-1792.

July 30, Aug. 20: Tournament


Wisconsin Smallmouth Alliance meets the second Wednesday of the
month from Sept. thru May,t Smokey Bones BBQ, West Towne Mall,
Madison, 7 p.m. Guests are welcome. Contact Steve Winters,
608-524-6348 for more info. or

Winnebagoland Musky Club meets the first Wednesday of every
month, American Legion Memorial Clubhouse in Fond du Lac, 7:15 p.m.
Open to public. Call Dave, 920-922-6704 for more info.

Okauchee Fishing Club meets at 7 p.m., Legacy Fine Dining 14955
West National Ave. in New Berlin on the first & third Tuesday
each month with a variety of speakers & subjects covering all
aspects of fishing in Wisc. Guest fee $2.

Blackhawk Musky Club meets the first Tuesday of each month, 7
p.m., My Apartment Restaurant & Lounge, 15 N. Arch St.,
Janesville. For more info call Matt McCumber, 608-755-5887.

Salmon Unlimited of Wisconsin meets the second Wednesday of each
month at 7 p.m. at the 5th St. Yacht Club, 761 Marquette St.,
Racine. There is a guest speaker each month.

12 Apostles Musky Club, Inc. meets the first Monday each month,
7 pm, Blue Top Supper Club & Motel, 3425 Church Street, Stevens
Point, WI. Guest always welcome! For
more info call Ron Schwarz, 715-343-0373.

Milwaukee Great Lakes Sport Fishermen meets the second Tuesday
from September to May. Ray & Dot’s VFW 63 and Grange Ave.,

7 p.m. Public welcome, snacks and refreshments.

Kenosha Sport Fishing & Conservation Association meets the
first Monday of each month, 7 p.m., Moose Lodge, 3003 30th Ave.,
Kenosha. Open to the public & new members. For more info on
guest speakers, call Dave, 262-620-8237.

Sheboygan Area Great Lakes Sport Fishermen Club meets every
Third Tuesday of month, Sept. to June, 7 p.m., Sheboygan Outboard
Club, 732 N. Water St., Sheboygan, WI. Open to the public. For more
info call Lyle Peschke, 920-452-9669.

Horicon Marsh Hunting Retriever Club meets on the first
Wednesday each month, 6:30 pm, Midwest Shooters Supply, Lomira.
Call Dana, 920-922-2878 for more info.

Bill Cook Chapter Izaak Walton League meets the first Wednesday
of each month, club grounds, 7:30 p.m. New members welcome. For
more info call Mike, 715-344-8796.

Lighthouse Anglers Fishing Club meets on the second Tuesday of
every month at the American Legion Memorial Clubhouse in Fond du
Lac, Wisc., 7 p.m. Call Bob, 920-921-5488 for info.

Sheboygan Walleye Club meets the third Tuesday of each month at
Crossroads Bar and Grill, 4602 South Business Dr., Sheboygan.
Speakers, club outings, tournaments and monthly newsletter. For
info call Chris Gasser, 920-994-9057.

Ozaukee Chapter-Great Lakes Sport Fishermen Club meets on the
first Tuesday of each month, Oct. to May, at Smith Bros.
Restaurant, 100 N. Franklin Street, Port Washington, WI. 7 p.m.
Open to public, 262-644-8481 for info on speakers, etc.

Muddy Waters Retriever Club (HRC) meets to train retrievers
every 2nd & 4th Saturdays, 9 a.m. at The Mead Dog Training area
North of Junction City, WI on Hwy “0”. For more info contact Kevin
McMahon at

Prime Water Anglers meets the first Tuesday of every month at
Club 10, 1602 Hwy 10 W. Stevens Point. Guests always welcome. For
more info call Jeff, 715-241-8590.

Green Bay Area Great Lakes Sport Fishermen meets the third
Thursday of the month (Sept thru May), Stadium View Sports Bar
& Grill, 1963 Holmgren Way, Green Bay, 7 p.m. Speaker and
monthly raffle. Free admission. Open to the public. For more info
contact Bill Willis, 920-468-7099.

Muskellunge Club of Wisconsin meets the second Wednesday of
Feb., March, May, Oct. and Nov., Dinner 6 p.m.,Meyer’s Restaurant,
4200 S. 76th, Greenfield. Public welcome to attend! For speakers,
programs, & dinner reservations call Greg or Doris,
262-796-1311. Meeting 7:30 p.m.

Milwaukee Chapter of Muskies Inc., meets the fourth Tuesday of
every month at 7 p.m., Legacy Fine Dining, 14955 W. National Ave.,
New Berlin. Public is welcome. For more info contact Ron Groeschl,

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