Wisconsin Outdoor News

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar — March 10, 2017

Banquet/Fundraiser March 10-11: SCI Wisconsin Banquet, 3:30 p.m., Grand Geneva Resort. For more info call Janean Gehl, 262-437-0097. March 10: Vernon Marsh NWTF Banquet, 5 p.m., Cotton Exchange, Waterford. For more info call Larry Swenor, 262-363-2066. March 11: Great Northern WTU Banquet, 4:30 p.m., UW Superior, Yellowjacket Union. For more info call 800-274-5471. March 11: Richford Game Club Banquet, Richford…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Fishing Report — March 10, 2017

ASHLAND AREA Chequamegon Bay ice conditions are deteriorating rapidly; check with the local bait shops before going out. Angler’s All, (715) 682-5754. River Rock, (715) 682-3232. CUMBERLAND AREA Most shorelines and main lake ice was still holding up well last week. ATVs or walking continue to be safe means of travel, but with vehicles no longer recommended, fishing pressure has…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar — Feb. 24, 2017

Banquet/Fundraiser Feb. 24: Coulee Region TU Banquet, 6 p.m., Cedar Creek Golf Course, Onalaska. For more info call Curt Rees, 608-317-3747. Feb. 24: Brillion Boss NWTF Banquet, 5 p.m., Triple J Wing & Clay. For more info call Carren Ott, 920-371-2087. Feb. 25: Clark County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., American Legion Hall, Loyal. For more info call Larry Quelle, 715-255-8235….

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — Feb. 24, 2017

District 1 — Ashland area Warden Lynna Gurnoe, of Bayfield, responded to a complaint of snowmobiles trespassing on a farm field in January. Gurnoe located the individuals involved, and enforcement action was taken. Wardens Matt Meade, of Mercer, and Dan Michels, of Park Falls, worked fishing enforcement on the Turtle-Flambeau Flowage in Iron County in January, focusing on unattended lines….

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — Feb. 10, 2017

Editor’s note: December reports from all teams not listed here appeared in the Jan. 27 issue. District 2 — Cumberland area No report available. District 3 — Park Falls area No report available. District 4 — Woodruff area Warden Brad Dahlquist, of Crandon, assisted Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission (GLIFWC) wardens in December with a case involving several…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar — Feb. 10, 2017

Banquet/Fundraiser Feb. 11: Watertown Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Turner Hall, Watertown. For more info call Don Bartz, 920-261-1319. Feb. 11: Sheboygan, Manitowac PF Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Millhome Supper Club, Kiel. For more info call Bob Gluck, 920-946-1292. Feb. 16: Green Bay TU Banquet, 5 p.m., Stadium View Banquet Hall. For more info call Lee Meyers, 920-676-9919. Feb. 16: Southern…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Fishing Report — Jan. 27, 2017

ASHLAND AREA Anglers are driving trucks from the city landing and the landing behind Anglers All, but do not assume the ice is safe – check it yourself! At Second Landing, anglers are still using snowmobiles and ATVs. On the Washburn side, anglers are using only machines out to Houghton Point and the channel between Houghton and Long Island where…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — Jan. 27, 2017

District 1 — Ashland area Warden Adam Stennett, of Brule, was patrolling one morning in December when he saw three unattended tip-ups with flags up and no one in sight on Lake Nebagamon. After checking the tip-ups, Stennett contacted the angler at his home. The man stated that he had left his tip-ups overnight while he slept. Enforcement action was…

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