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Central Illinois Fishing Report – April 17th, 2015

Sangchris Lake: Bass excellent on spinnerbaits and chatterbaits. Catfish good on worms. Crappies are fair on jigs fairly shallow along rocks near dam. Lake Bloomington: Crappies good near and around brush on minnows and jigs. Bass and bluegills are slow. Clinton Lake: Bass are good on spinners, plastics and crankbaits in coves and at points

Northern Illinois Fishing Report- April 17th, 2015

Lake Michigan: The northern harbors like Waukegan have been hit and miss from Johnson’s and Government piers. The downtown harbors have been producing fish very well this early season. The powerliners have been doing well on both the coho and the browns with a few steelhead mixed in. Nightcrawlers and fathead minnows are the baits

Illinois Calendar of Events – April 17th, 2015

Banquets/Fundraisers April 17: Northeast Illinois DU Banquet, Antioch VFW Hall. For more info call Jack Fields, 847-274-3958. April 25: Schuyler County NWTF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., The Virginia, Rushville. For more info call Scott Paisley, 217-242-7140. May 9: Trico, Steeleville Banquet,  5 p.m., Steeleville American Legion. For more info call Jamie Nagel, 618-559-8180. Tournament/Contest Now-May 31:

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