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Where Does Fishing Bait Come From?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Business is hopping at Vados Bait & Tackle in Spring Lake Park. Shiners, fatheads, nightcrawlers, leeches and a special minnow river mix are among the top-sellers before Minnesota’s 2018 Fishing Opener. 125 more words


DNR To Fishing Opener Anglers: Be Aware Of Cold Lake Water

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says boating safety for this year’s Fishing Opener should come with an extra warning.

With late ice outs on many Minnesota lakes, the water is only about 40 degrees in many spots. 186 more words


Some Minnesota Lakes Still Dealing With Ice Ahead Of Fishing Opener

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The final countdown is on.  We’re now less than a week away from Minnesota fishing opener.

It’s a fun day for anglers, but they’ll need to make some choices about where to fish. 159 more words


Fishing Buddy Cooler

After a successful 2018 WI opener in the books, I have to tell you about a new product I used. It’s called The Fishing Buddy Cooler… 158 more words


Next weekend is the Minnesota sport fishing opener. Today’s piece, “Anglers”  is appropriate for that—but to that opener I’ll bring 8th Century Irish monks, a strange airship cosmology, a Nobel prize winner, and tenderly, a pair of brothers. 787 more words


Ice-Out On Green Lake; Plans On Track For Fishing Opener

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — No, ice augers won’t be needed for this year’s Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener.

On Thursday, officials declared ice-out for Green Lake in western Minnesota, where the annual fishing event with Minnesota politicians is slated to take place next week. 89 more words


Many Lakes Will Still Have Ice During Wisconsin Fishing Opener

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s almost time to wet your line in Wisconsin.

The Badger State’s fishing season starts this weekend, one week ahead of Minnesota’s. 70 more words