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June 3, 2012
Nice fish photo gallery
We'd love to hear about your nice fish. To get your fish listed: E-mail it to email@example.com Call the News Tribune at (218) 723-5322 or (800) 456-8282. Be sure to list the angler's name, hometown, the body of water where the fish was caught and it weight in pounds and...
June 3, 2012 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
Meeting set to discuss Brule Hatchery
The fate of the Brule Hatchery will be the subject of a public meeting in Brule on April 26. The meeting, beginning at 7 p.m., will be held at the Brule Town Hall (5820 S. Maple Street). Dennis Smet, chair of the Brule Town Board, said he hopes for a strong turnout. "It's a meeting...
April 13, 2012 - 11:03am
April 12, 2012
Slow day of fishing on the Brule
Two weeks ago, as we were getting things together Sunday morning for our steelhead trip to the Brule River, the old landing net I've used for years had noticeably seen better days. "Use my net," my son Jack said as we looked around the garage for a replacement. "It's right here on...
April 12, 2012 - 12:12am
March 18, 2012
Douglas County sport show starts Friday
The Douglas County Fish and Game League's Sport Show will be held Friday through March 25 at Wessman Arena in Superior. Hours are 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Booth exhibits include fishing, hunting, boat and RV displays, plus information...
March 18, 2012 - 9:48am
March 31 -- Steelhead fishing opener, Wisconsin's Brule River. April 11 -- First spring turkey hunting period in Wisconsin. April 18 -- First spring turkey hunting period in Minnesota. May 5 -- Wisconsin general fishing opener. May 12 -- Minnesota fishing opener.
March 18, 2012 - 12:00am
Low fall steelhead run on the Brule has anglers wondering about spring run
The Brule River took its smallest run of steelhead last fall since 1996, according to a preliminary report from the Wisconsin Department of Natural...
March 18, 2012 - 12:00am
February 20, 2012
Coast Guard warns of unsafe ice on Lake Superior
The U.S. Coast Guard Station Duluth warned the public of unsafe ice Sunday. "Ice conditions are deteriorating rapidly. Major wet cracks and ice breaks have been recognized the last few days," Boatswains Mate Third Class Matthew Murphy said. "With forecasted temps climbing to the...
February 20, 2012 - 12:00am
January 15, 2012
Field reports: Superior man finds set of shed antlers near home
Ken Zurian was just taking a "casual walk in the woods" near his home in Superior on Sunday when he found a 10-point set of hefty shed antlers. He...
January 15, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2011
Wis. gov to sign bass culling bill
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Gov. Scott Walker says he'll sign a bill that would reshape Wisconsin bass tournament rules. The Republican-backed measure would legalize culling, the practice of catching a fish alive and then throwing it back after catching a larger one. It's illegal in Wisconsin...
May 23, 2011 - 8:46am
November 5, 2010
Dangerous Dan does it again
My angling buddy Dangerous Dan Bloomquist phoned last Sunday night. He always phones after he has spent some time on the Brule River over in Douglas County. I suppose it's simply part of the genetic makeup of being an angler, this need to talk about what was and what wasn't caught...
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
October 17, 2010
Green Bay fishermen rescue bridge jumper
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Two men fishing on the Fox River saved a woman who police say jumped off the Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge in an apparent suicide attempt. Jim Hughes of Kaukauna and Lonny Ziemer of Oshkosh were fishing for muskie Saturday afternoon and heading from the Fox River...
October 17, 2010 - 4:02pm
June 25, 2010
Stop the invasion
When it comes to invasive species, an ounce of prevention is worth more than a pound of cure. A new law that went into effect in November is...
June 25, 2010 - 7:00am
June 10, 2010
Fishing blindly for trout with an eternal optimist
It's thought that fly fishing is the genteel angling pursuit set aside for the upper-crust of society's fishermen, an activity for which only the well-bred gentleman angler endeavors to participate. Fly fishermen can be a bit snooty -- sometimes. Through experience and repetition...
June 10, 2010 - 8:06pm
May 26, 2010
Wisconsin gears up for annual free fishing weekend annual
MADISON (AP) -- State wildlife officials are hoping to hook more anglers with their annual free fishing weekend. State residents and nonresidents of any age will be able to fish anywhere in Wisconsin without a license on June 5 and 6. All other fishing regulations will still apply,...
May 26, 2010 - 10:11am
May 24, 2010
Fishing through the fog
A number of brave souls cut through the thick fog along the shores of the St. Louis River on Monday morning to wet a line and try their luck...
May 24, 2010 - 1:22pm