August 25, 2016
Central Region Alum Creek Lake (Delaware County) – Smallmouth bass can be caught in this lake north of Columbus. Using crankbaits and spinnerbaits, target the main and secondary lake points where rip rap or hard bottom is present. White bass are being caught on in-line spinners and blade baits; look for dense areas of gizzard
Banquets/Fundraisers Aug. 26: Buckeye State WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Hickory Lakes, Oswego Lodge, Pickerington. For more info call Steve Esker, 614-679-4677. Aug. 27: Medina County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Medina Eagles. For more info call Jack Tremonte, 440-343-2599. Sept. 9: Springfield DU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Simon Kenton Inn. For more info call Dave Brown, 937-238-7642.
Lake St. Clair Smallmouth and largemouth bass fishing has been good on Lake St. Clair. Fish have been caught in the bay between the Harley Ensign launch and Metro Point by anglers casting worms. Smallmouths were also caught on the east side of Anchor Bay in 8 to 11 feet of water on crankbaits, and
Banquets/Fundraisers. Sept. 10: Hesperia WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Christ the King, Hesperia. For more info call Brad Harrald, 231-327-6882. Sept. 17: Monroe County PF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Lynn C Weeman American Post 514. For more info call 734-260-0732. Sept. 21: Petoskey WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Emmet County Community Building, Petoskey. For more info call Jim
DISTRICT 1 CO Brian Lasanen was dispatched to assist the Gogebic County Sheriff’s Office in a search and rescue mission, attempting to locate missing and injured people as a result of the flash flooding and tornado damage. Lasanen teamed up with Gogebic County Marine Patrol and a GLIFWC officer, launching the patrol boats from Black
NORTHWEST REGION Lake Erie — Walleyes were hitting in 70 to 80 feet between the condos and the lighthouse in mid-August. Perch were hit or miss, with some anglers getting skunked on perch fishing off Walnut Creek in 45 feet of water – a spot that had yielded perch just days earlier. Some perch anglers