Tuesday, March 21st, 2023
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February 8, 2021

Avoid the thin ice that can get ya

2020’s strangeness has carried over into lake ice development By Joel NelsonContributing Writerwww.joelneslonoutdoors.com   I’ve been fortunate to get on the ice this fishing season a whole bunch of times, but it’s not been the kind of ice year for which we’d all hoped.     Depending on what part of the ice belt you’re

Smart on-ice tactic: Try dead sticking live bait in the dead of winter

  By Vic AttardoContributing Writer When I first started watching “Grumpy Old Men” I was way younger than the guys on screen.    The movie came out in 1993 and Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon portrayed single dudes in their late 60s or early 70s.  Anyway, they were retirement age.    Now I’ve reached the

Matches made below ice: what works for walleyes, pike and bass

  By Steve ScepaniakContributing Writer   It had been four days since we’d made the two-hour journey to the location of one of the hottest walleye bites we’d seen in 10 years. With the lake now in sight, I’d never seen three grown men with so much child-like enthusiasm. We were hoping for a repeat performance

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