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A Collaboration Article for Ice Fishing…

…and helping anglers catch more panfish.  Below is a link that takes you to an article that I helped edit and co-author with  Jim Ahonen, who like myself, is also a member of Church Tackle’s staff. ODUMagazine/Gilling Up Copyright, 2018

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The Buck-Shot Perch Dropper Goes National…

…or worldwide even!  Northland Tackle liked my idea about combining the iconic ice fishing spoon, the Buck-Shot Rattle Spoon, with their Dropper Hooks.  Liked so much that they wanted me to do an article for their blog section of the … Continue reading

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Fishing Michigan Hits the Ice Team Annual’s Digital Magazine..

The newest release of Ice Team’s Digital Magazine has hit the presses or is it airwaves, or sounding a bit more impressive, the world wide web?  Lets go with that, sounds better.  Regardless my article on Michigan’s Backwater Perch Season … Continue reading

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Michigan’s Backwater Perch Season

As temperatures drop, ice fisherman across the country are gearing up to get on the ice.  They know some of the best fishing takes place during the first part of the season.  Here on the Southeast side of Michigan’s lower … Continue reading

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Taking the Jet(s) Down to the Walleye

Are you fishing spoons or crawler harnesses? Doesn’t really matter because there is a diver on the market that works with both.  The Luhr Jensen Jet Diver is in my book the best all around way to get your fave … Continue reading

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Tricking Out Your Ice Lures

I don’t usually repost somebody else’s work, if fact this might be the first time ever. I first heard of Gord Pyzer I believe in an old In-Fisherman ice fishing video.  The discussion I believe was something about fitting the … Continue reading

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Woods-n-Water News: February Issue Mention

    Ice fishing with plastics definitely has a time and place in any angler’s approach to catching fish through the ice.  My favorite time of the day to use plastics is in the early morning at the first bite … Continue reading

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Countdown to Ludington, NAIFC coming to town

One of Michigan’s summer time jewels is nestled on the “Mitt’s” west coast. Known far and wide for its natural beauty and great salmon fishing, Ludington is about to be invaded for the second year in a row by ice … Continue reading

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USA Ice Fishing Team Wins Worlds

Several members of the ice fishing circuit (NAIFC) tried out this season to qualify for making Team USA, those that did brought home the title to the United States this past weekend.  The event was held in Rhinelander, Wisconsin this … Continue reading

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Ludington Daily News: 2 more articles on the tourney

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