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Angling Buzz: Cracking the fishing rod code [video]

Making sure you’re geared up with the right rod for the presentation can make a huge difference in how you perform on the water. The folks at Angling Buzz share a quick hack that can help less-experienced anglers find the perfect rod (length/power/action) for any technique. Check out the video below for more. Categories: Fishing, Fishing, Fishing Tips, Illinois Videos,…

Illinois Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – Aug. 23, 2019

Northwest Zone – Captain Laura Petreikis In JoDaviess County, While on patrol at Apple River Canyon State Park, CPO Hoftender and CPOT Doescher observed a vehicle drive by with a child hanging out of the car window. A vehicle stop was conducted, and the man was cited for the violation. In Ogle County, While on patrol at Castle Rock State…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – Aug. 23, 2019

Season Dates Sept. 1: Dove hunting season opens statewide. Sept. 1: Early Canada goose season opens (tentative) Oct. 1: Archery deer season opens. Oct. 1: Archery turkey season opens. Banquets/Fundraisers Aug. 24: Rivers Edge WTU Banquet, 4 p.m., The Ambiance, Quincy. For more info call Derrick Nelson, 309-224-2210. Aug. 24: Little Wabash NWTF Banquet, Country Haven Event Center. For more…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – Aug. 23, 2019

Season Dates Sept. 1: Early Canada goose season opens Sept. 1: Snipe, rail and gallinule season opens Sept. 1: Crow season opens Sept. 1: Squirrel season opens (statewide, except Long Island) Sept. 3: Early Canada goose season opens (portions of Long Island) Sept. 7: Early bear season opens (portions of southeastern New York) Sept. 14: Archery bear season opens (Northern…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – Aug. 23, 2019

Banquets/Fundraisers  Aug. 24: Coulee Region Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Fox Hollow Golf course, La Crosse. For more info call Dennis, 608-317-0199. Aug. 26: Watertown DU Banquet, 5 p.m., Watertown Turner Hall. For more info call 920-261-1538. Sept. 3: Grant County DU Banquet, 5 p.m., Belmont Convention Center. For more info call Arnie Roper, 608-778-2666. Sept. 5: Wisconsin Wildlife…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – Aug. 23, 2019

NORTHERN REGION Antigo Team Warden Brad Dahlquist, of Crandon, assisted wardens in Calumet County with a July  investigation into the illegal harvest of two deer near Armstrong Creek. The investigation revealed two individuals hunted deer during a period of revocation without proper gun licenses, and both were convicted felons, which prohibits them from possessing firearms. The firearms used to commit…

Minnesota Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – Aug. 23, 2019

District 1 – Baudette area CO Eric Benjamin (Warroad) worked OHV, AIS, and bear-baiting enforcement. Several calls concerning the upcoming deer and bear seasons were handled.  CO Jeremy Woinarowicz (Thief River Falls) attended training, responded to a call about possible feral swine at large, and monitored the start of bear-baiting activities. Enforcement action was taken for failure to register a…

Minnesota Outdoor News Calendar – Aug. 23, 2019

Banquets/Fundraisers Aug. 23: Rochester Area WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rochester International Event Center, Rochester. For more info call Randy Baker, 507-951-2848. Aug. 23: Warroad Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Springsteel Resort, Warroad. For more info call Ike Miller, 218-202-0610. Aug. 24: Forest Lake DU Banquet, 5 p.m., Forest Lake VFW. For more info call Matthew Polansky, 763-286-6458. Sept. 5: Hutchinson…

Outdoor News Radio – Aug. 17, 2019

Listeners to this week’s Outdoor News Radio show will hear Tim Spielman announce the recipients of the 2019 Outdoor Leaders Award. He and host Rob Drieslein also discuss U.S. Secretary of Ag Sonny Perdue’s visit to Farmfest last week. Former Minnesota DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr chats with Rob to share details on his new book, “Hunting Adventures on the Minnesota…

Angling Buzz: Choosing crankbait colors – day vs. night [video]

When it comes to crankbait colors, the difference between daytime and nighttime selections can be as different as, well, day and night. The folks at Angling Buzz explain. One tip: Be ready to have a plethora of colors on hand. Categories: Fishing, Fishing, Fishing Tips, How To’s, Illinois Videos, Michigan Videos, Minnesota Videos, New York Videos, News, Ohio Videos, Pennsylvania…