Monthly Archives: January 2011

Midwest Open Ice Tourney in the News

Just got done fishing the Midwest Open this weekend on Clark Lake near Brooklyn, MI this weekend.  Great tourney, good anglers…poor results for us…   🙂 Knutson’s Recreational Sales did an outstanding  job organizing and running the event.  Would like to … Continue reading

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Too Early to be Thinking Open Water

Here I sit in Brooklyn and after looking over the stats this morning, half the hits on old blog posts have been about targeting walleyes on open water!  With the spring shows starting up in full swing (two in Monroe … Continue reading

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Michigan DNR Fishing Report: January 27th, 2011

High and low pressure systems affect fishing which is the reason the bite has been slow lately. Warmer weather should get more anglers out and the bite going again. Ice is good in most areas however anglers still need to … Continue reading

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Grandpa’s 47″ Northern: restoring old pics

Modern tech has caught up to saving those old pics laying around the house.  This is a picture of my grandfather holding a 47″ northern pike, caught in the Upper Peninsula in 1945.  The original was dog eared, oil stained … Continue reading

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Ice Men on Versus this Morning

If you haven’t changed your attention away from ice fishing just yet (AND WHY WOULD YOU?????),  the only show dedicated strictly to ice fishing will be on this morning, and every Wednesday morning, at 9:30 am!  Locally in the Monroe … Continue reading

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On to Clark Lake

That is the location of the next tournament on the list for this winter, also the last one on the schedule….woooo hoooo!  Getting geared up for one of these is so much harder than getting ready for trolling for walleye!!!  … Continue reading

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Breakfast Blueberry Biscuits

With this recipe, I am kind of  feeling like that hot blond Sandra Lee, on the Food Network show,  “Semi-Homemade Cooking.” You only need two ingredients for this breakfast treat that is good anywhere where time is of the essence, … Continue reading

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Ice Jigs; keeping your jigs sharp and at the ready

Last night I had to do a little maintenance work on one of my favorite crappie jigs, a sized 14 hook all silver.  The problem is the hook had gone dull during the multiple fish it has hooked from gills, … Continue reading

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Janns Netcraft: Instore Demo Days

In Store Product Demos Please Join Us Every Saturday in January and February Learn From Our Expects   Skirt Making: Saturday Jan 22 9am-3pm Learn How To Make Jig & Spinnerbait Skirts Upcoming Events Jan 29 Powder Paint Feb 5 … Continue reading

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2011 Black Lake Sturgeon Season/Quota

2011 Season Quota Announced for Lake Sturgeon on Cheboygan County’s Black LakeContact:  Tim Cwalinski, 989-732-3541 or Mary Dettloff, 517-335-3014 Agency: Natural Resources and Environment Jan. 18. 2011 The Department of Natural Resources and Environment has announced that the quota for … Continue reading

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