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Ohio River Region Fishing Report – May 22nd, 2015

 Meldahl Dam (Clermont County) – Channel catfish are being taken in good numbers all along the river. Try chicken livers, shrimp, or nightcrawlers fished on the bottom.  Racine Pool Area – Black bass can be caught throughout the Racine Pool on spinner baits, crankbaits, and plastics. Try top-water baits in shallow areas and plastics or

Southwest Ohio Fishing Report – May 22nd, 2015

 Adams Lake (Adams County) – Anglers should have good success fishing from the shoreline. Bluegills and crappies can be caught on nightcrawlers and waxworms. This is a great place for fishing with youth. Pay careful attention to the trees and weeds along the bank. Fish are hitting around 18 inches deep. Cowan Lake (Clinton County)

Southeast Ohio Fishing Report – May 22nd, 2015

 Lake Vesuvius (Lawrence County) – Successful catches of bass, bluegill, catfish, and trout are always reported this time of year. From the boardwalk, try fishing worms under bobbers for bluegills. Trout can be caught on flavored baits fished off the bottom near the boat dock. Fish for catfish all along the lake shoreline on the

Northeast Ohio Fishing Report – May 22nd, 2015

 Mosquito Lake (Trumbull County) – Anglers trolling deep water during daylight hours are catching walleyes at this large Trumbull County lake, according to local angler reports. Soon, anglers drifting nightcrawlers should be able to hook some walleyes. The popular bait continues to be Flicker Shad in purple patterns. Niles Gander Mountain, 330-544-5800 Pymatuning Lake (Ashtabula

Northwest Ohio Fishing Report – May 22nd, 2015

Indian Lake (5040 acres; Logan County) – Anglers fishing for saugeyes here are finding fairly good luck. Fish are well distributed throughout the lake, according to angler reports, and can be caught on a variety of offerings from swimbaits to crankbaits to jig and minnow combinations. Saugeyes have ranged from 15 to 24 inches. Scioto

Central Ohio Fishing Report – May 22nd, 2015

 Buckeye Lake (Fairfield, Licking, and Perry counties) – If you can find any water depth, you can still fish this central Ohio lake, reports Bob Mathie at Bob’s Outdoor Supply in Newark. Anglers fishing the points off Fairfield Beach are catching saugeyes and crappies on jig and minnow combinations. The crossover from the boat ramps

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