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Mille Lacs group seeks way to avoid walleye closure

Onamia, Minn. — Members of the Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Group, particularly those who own resorts on the lake, pleaded with Minnesota DNR officials not to close the fishing season, as was done last summer, at its latest meeting at Izatys Resort on Feb. 24. The DNR is expected to finalize the lake’s fishing season structure later this month, but…

Western New York Fishing Report – November 13th, 2015

Lake Ontario and tributaries: Rain late last month triggered some salmon and trout to move into the tributaries. It made a difference in places like Burt Dam and Eighteen Mile Creek; Twelve Mile Creek in Wilson; and smaller streams like Four Mile and Keg. Fish should also be available in the lower stretches and in the harbors of Wilson and…

New York Cuffs & Collars – November 2nd, 2012

Northern District highlights Multiple charges (Schuyler County) On July 27, ECO John Lifrieri was contacted by Lt. Matt Lochner, who was off duty when he overheard an individual yell that he was going to commit suicide and then an argument ensued with a second person. A few minutes later he heard a single gunshot that sounded like a shotgun. He…

TWRA Presents Fishing Proposals for 2013; Now Accepting Regulations Comments

NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) Fisheries Division announced its proposed 2013 fishing regulation changes that will be presented to the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission (TFWC) at its October meeting. The TWRA made the proposals at the Aug. 23-24 meeting of the TFWC in Nashville. The proposals cover a variety of topics including Alabama rigs, skipjack herring,…

Arizona Summer End Fishing Report

Rory's tips: There is a full moon Aug. 31, which is great for Labor Day weekend camping. It's tough to beat a flickering campfire while Luna casts her majic light and shadows across the landscape. But, a full moon means this will not be the greatest weekend for fishing at night using artificial lights. Recent rainstorms in many areas made…

Weekly Fishing Report for Arkansas August 23, 2012

Fishing Tip of the Week: Most people know that a fishing license is required to fish in Arkansas and other states. But don’t forget that trout permits are required of anglers 16 and older who fish in these areas: White River, from Beaver Dam to Houseman Access and from Bull Shoals Dam to Arkansas Highway 58 bridge at Guion; Little…

Aug. 22 Arizona Fishing Report

Rory's tips: Friday Update: Roosevelt Lake, Bartlett Lake, Lake Pleasant and Alamo Lake all received some nice high-nutrient inflows the past few days due to torrential rain storms. This will likely make the inflow areas of those lakes a little turbid. A key is often fishing the edge of the stain line. Also, Oak Creek had significant inflows, although we…

Aug. 17 Arizona Fishing Report

Rory’s tips: If you are looking for a fun place to catch trout, try Upper Lake Mary near Flagstaff. Nope, you didn't ready incorrectly, we have stocked ULM with rainbows for the first time in, well, decades I think. Upper Lake Mary has pike, walleye, bass and perch, so having trout there should provide you a well-rounded fishing experience. Let…

New Hampshire weekly fishing report June 14, 2012

Stocking report <>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><> ><> <> North Country About two months into the NH fishing season, I have just as many successes as I do failures. Water conditions have been constantly changing and climatic influences have been non-typical and hard to predict. Insect hatches seem to starting a little early and the bass spawning period started…