Fishing Notebook

#3-Mitchell-fall-weed-walleye-tactics November 10, 2017

Fall Weed Walleye Tactics

By Jason Mitchell Editor’s note: The author, Jason Mitchell hosts the popular

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(photo by Bob Jensen) Craig Brown from McArdle’s Resort on Lake Winnibigoshish in northern Minnesota caught this nice pike in the autumn. November 7, 2017

Taking northern pike in the fall

By Bob Jensen Fishing the Midwest Fishing Team Many anglers look forward to the

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top panfish total-10 crappies weighing 7 pounds-9 ounces September 18, 2017

PIGLIFT teams catch lots of walleyes and panfish

By Steve Weisman For the past 29 years, the weekend after Labor Day weekend has been

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Double Up Your Walleye Presentations

By Doug Burns  In the spring time, before any weed growth arrives, most of the

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Trolling crankbaits using the bow mount trolling motor in conjunction with heavy four to five 
ounce snap weights is a deadly tactic for incredible boat control while trolling deep structure. September 11, 2017

Structure Trolling Refined

By Jason Mitchell Editor’s note: The author, Jason Mitchell hosts the popular

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(photo by Steve Weisman) The author’s grandson, Hunter holds the first steelhead taken at 5 a.m. September 8, 2017

Experiencing the Thrill of Lake Michigan

By Steve Weisman How is this for a change? Fishing in 23’ of water on West Okoboji

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(photo by Bob Jensen) We were trolling for walleyes a couple of July’s ago and they wanted the bait at 2.5 miles per hour, although this big guy took Mike Frisch’s crankbait moving even a little faster. September 4, 2017

Troll Faster in the Summer

By Bob Jensen Fishing the Midwest Fishing Team Fish are cold-blooded creatures. 

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akin August 28, 2017

Trolling for Walleyes

By Shane Akin Trolling for walleyes is the best way to put a lot of fish in the

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#1-Weisman-Blue Water fishing seminar August 2, 2017

Host of Lindy’s Fish Ed Television series Jon Thelen...

By Steve Weisman The Okoboji Blue Water Festival scheduled for August 11-12 at

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Fork lightning over dark orange sky on stormy day June 26, 2017

Don’t play with lightning

By Steve Weisman In mid-May, a friend helped me get my pontoon on the hoist and my

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(photo by Steve Weisman) Mitchell shares his expertise on Advanced Trolling Tips during the recent Sioux Falls Sports Show. June 12, 2017

Mitchell Shares Advanced Trolling Techniques

By Steve Weisman Not long ago, I attended the Sioux Falls Sport Show and enjoyed

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2 June 5, 2017

Pre-Attack Plan for Fishing

By Paul Malm How many times have you arrived at a favorite fishing hole and seen

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