Mad props because I can’t tell you how hard it is to find plug-ins for charging the boat overnight (no matter where you go).
I literally used to bring a generator with on trips so we didn’t have to pull the rig out of the water to charge batteries up each night. But that was before I upgraded to Amped Outdoors lithium batteries. 😉💯
4. SD: Zeebz found in Big Stone Lake.
5. Northland Tackles Canadian expansion.
> …the MN-based fishing gear manufacturer further fortifies its relationship with Canadian anglers by recruiting the Can-Am Sales Group, a leading full-service sales organization out of Quebec, CAN.
6. Pursuit Channel got new investment/ownership.
> Pursuit Media LLC announces new majority ownership of all its assets by The Bordelon Group. …The Bordelon Group, led by president and CEO Rock Bordelon, has acquired a majority ownership stake….
> Rock knows firsthand the value of Pursuit as he’s also been a content provider to Pursuit for many years now with his very popular program, On The Road Outdoors.
7. Brunswick made another Forbes top employers list…
…for the 4th consecutive year, coming in at #202 overall on Forbes “World’s Best Employers” list.
Brunswick = Lund, Mercury, Crestliner, MotorGuide, Lowrance and way more.
8. Yamaha won a 2023 National Boating Safety Award…
…in the Marine Manufacturer category
9. Crestliner launches redesigned Super Hawk series.
Some details and changes in that ^ press release, but more pics and videos on Crestliner’s site.
10. MN: Winnipeg Ice Fishing Show, Nov 4-5.
At Red River Ex Place.
11. SD: Dakota Angler Ice Institute happening Nov 10-12.
At the Sioux Falls Arena & Convention Center. One of the biggest and baddest ice shows in the nation with over 100 vendors and they always have a killer lineup of free ice-fishing seminars.
I’ve noticed on their FB page they’ve got lots of new vendors being added every day. Also just saw that NWT 🔨 Duane ‘Dewey’ Hjelm will be attending this year’s show and doing a meet and greet in the Daiwa booth. 👊
12. MN: Blaine Hard Water Expo, Nov 17-19.
At the National Sports Center.
13. MN: St. Paul Ice Show, Dec 1-3.
It’s the 30th anniversary of what a lot of folks call “the Super Bowl of ice shows” that takes place each year at the St. Paul RiverCentre. Per usual they have a solid seminar lineup. More deets soon.
14. WI has a NEW ice show.
The Wisconsin Ice Fishing Expo will be happening Dec 8-10, 2023 at the Sunnyview Expo Center in Oshkosh. I’m surprised that Tom Boley is going to stop fishing long enough to do a seminar lol.
15. MN: Arrowhead Ice Fishing & Winter Show, Dec 8-10.
At the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center.
16. DC: Power company will pay $57 mil for polluting Anacostia River.