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9 min ago | MLive.com
It's a rough time of year for those who love to fish. Your favorite pond or lake may be freezing up and you are packing away your tackle box.
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4 hrs ago | WSAW
With the cold weather frosting over the area you're going to want to crank that heat, but warming up your car, heating your home, or even keeping warm while ice fishing can put you at risk for carbon monoxide poisoning.
5 hrs ago | Connecticut Post
Small lures like these have been deadly on small stripers in area rivers and estuaries this season and would make a much-appreciated holiday gift for an angler.
7 hrs ago | Channel3000
With sub-zero temperatures forecast for the coming day's, ice fishing enthusiasts will see conditions on ponds, lakes and rivers improve.
11 hrs ago | Courier-Post
Mike Hodgkiss holds a striped bass he recently caught with Capt. Steve Purul of Reel Fantasea Fishing Charters.
13 hrs ago | Wapakoneta Daily News
With any luck from Mother Nature, the waters on Indian Lake will soon be solid enough for ice fishers to go have their fun.
17 hrs ago | Fish Sniffer
The water level at Wildhorse Reservoir continues to drop as the current capacity is down to around 18%.
Ice fishing opportunities are going to come early and often this season, good news for the growing number of ice anglers drilling down into this favorite winter sport, state fisheries officials say.
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And so Tom Roering yanked on the steering lever and veered us toward a stretch of ice that likely would be too thin to support 740 pounds of vehicle, plus two men.
The next time the bottom rod when off, I knew that I had a real fish. When I finally saw "pink", I no doubt grinned as it was my favorite fish, a nice Mutton Snapper.
Department of Natural Resources fisheries experts say people are already out on smaller lakes, bays and backwaters across the state.
The weather is looking like it will be pretty polar on Saturday when the Chicago Park District hosts a Polar Adventure Day at Northerly Island from noon to 4 p.m. The free event features birds of prey and coyotes, a dog sledding demo, arts and crafts and a special "ice fishing" area for toddlers.
If you've watched more than 30 minutes of NFL football this season, you've certainly seen the commercial with the Denver Broncos fan who misses his team's scoring plays every time he goes down to the basement to get more beer.
We'd beached the kayaks on the Indian River Lagoon spoil island half an hour earlier.
Ice fishing has come a long way from the huddled figure hunched on a windswept frozen lake, watching a hand-augered hole freeze shut.
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