1. WI: Fluctuating water complicates NWT.
They’re fishing on pools 9, 10 and 11 of the Mississippi River, but fluctuating water levels have made things a mess:
> Tommy Skarlis
: “It’s almost a waste of time to go fishing right now — things are changing so fast and they will continue to change. Guys will find something two days before the tournament starts, but then have to throw the whole pattern out the window.
> “When you’re packing for this tournament, you throw in everything and the kitchen sink. Trolling leadcore, 3-way rigging, casting cranks, jigging, soaking live bait…everything is going to be in play.”
If we had to guess the winning bait/presentation:
2. MN: Outside experts to review Mille Lacs.
Sing it: This is the topic that never ends…and it goes on and on my friends….
3. MN: Fishing Challenge raises $250K…
… for MN Adult & Teen Challenge. Believe someone bumped Al Lindner outta 1st in the walleye division this year?? We’ll find out the deets soon…
Fundraising team Wes Anderson and Don Karlgaard had the lucky raffle ticket and took home a new Lund 1650 Rebel XS:
4. Have you tried any of these…
…custom-colored Rapala Jigging Raps from FishUSA?
They look sweet to us – here’s what they look like to walleyes:
5. NY: Upstaters worried about walleye catch.
A walleye was recently caught in Skaneateles Lake — where they aren’t native, stocked, and can’t possibly get into without someone playing “bucket biologist.” Has peeps worried ’bout how it could impact the rainbow/brown trout and salmon fishery.
6. Yo-Zuri baits on sale at FishUSA.
They’re buy 2, get the 3rd free right now. Here’s a few walleye flavors:
Check the rest here at FishUSA.