Wisconsin Outdoor News

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars – July 14, 2017

District 4 — Woodruff area Warden Kelly Crotty, of Florence, reported a 2016 criminal deer case was adjudicated in Florence County Circuit Court in May. A Maryland man pleaded guilty to one count of possession of an untagged deer. The man was fined a total of $2,468, and lost his hunting privileges for three years. Because Maryland is a member…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – July 14, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers July 22: Pickerel Chain Lakes Assoc. Fundraiser, 3-7 p.m., Oughton Park, Townsend. For more info call Drew Zelle, 920-209-0564. Aug. 1: Bluff Country Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Hilltop Bar & Ballroom. For more info call Kris, 608-323-7010. Aug. 3: WI Lakeshore Chapter RMEF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Bull at Pinehurst Farms, Sheboygan Falls. For more info call Gary…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars – June 30, 2017

District 1 — Ashland area Wardens Lynna Gurnoe and Amie Egstad, both of Bayfield, and Red Cliff tribal warden Zach Peterson handled commercial net checks and sportfishing patrols on Lake Superior on Memorial Day weekend when they came upon a kayak with a trolling motor on it. The wardens observed two people in the 10-foot kayak motoring back to Little…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – June 30, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers July 22: Pickerel Chain Lakes Assoc. Fundraiser, 3-7 p.m., Oughton Park, Townsend. For more info call Drew Zelle, 920-209-0564. Aug. 1: Bluff Country Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Hilltop Bar & Ballroom. For more info call Kris, 608-323-7010. Aug. 3: WI Lakeshore Chapter RMEF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Bull at Pinehurst Farms, Sheboygan Falls. For more info call Gary…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars – June 16, 2017

(Editor’s Note: The following field reports are from April. Reports from May were not available as of press time for this issue.) District 6 – Eau Claire area Warden Peter Carlson, of Greenwood, located a fire pit in the Clark County Forest that contained several plastic items and glass among the ashes. An investigation by warden Carlson located the responsible…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – June 16, 2017

Banquet/Fundraiser July 22: Pickerel Chain Lakes Assoc. Fundraiser, 3-7 p.m., Oughton Park, Townsend. For more info call Drew Zelle, 920-209-0564. Aug. 1: Bluff Country Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Hilltop Bar & Ballroom. For more info call Kris, 608-323-7010. Aug. 20: Springbrook Sportsmans Club Fundraiser & Trap Shoot, 9 a.m. at the Club. For more info call Dan Traxler,…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar — June 2, 2017

Banquet/Fundraiser July 22: Pickerel Chain Lakes Assoc. Fundraiser, 3-7 p.m., Oughton Park, Townsend. For more info call Drew Zelle, 920-209-0564. Aug. 1: Bluff Country Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Hilltop Bar & Ballroom. For more info call Kris, 608-323-7010. Aug. 20: Springbrook Sportsmans Club Fundraiser & Trap Shoot, 9 a.m. at the Club. For more info call Dan Traxler,…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — June 2, 2017

District 2 — Cumberland area Wardens Joshua Loining, of Rice Lake, and Phil Dorn, of Cumberland, responded to a complaint in April of four people bowfishing from a bridge on the Red Cedar River. Upon contact, it was discovered that one person was discharging a bow from the bridge and two others were snagging suckers. Enforcement action was taken. Warden…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Fishing Report — June 2, 2017

ASHLAND AREA Chequamegon Bay anglers had an interesting time dodging lightning and rain recently, and the bay is red from stream run-off. Smallmouth anglers who know the structure caught fish, even with the poor visibility. There are pre-spawn fish and some fish making beds. Most success is on slowly moved light jigs and plain hooks with plastics, while fly anglers…