Each summer, the world’s largest tackle show called ICAST is held to promote new products that will be available in stores the following year.…


Salt is polluting our fresh water in Minnesota. It is not just the salt used on winter roads but also salt used in water softeners. According …

So far the ice season of 2019-2020 is starting out with some very serious slush problems statewide.

As we approach the late summer, changes are in the works on our central Minnesota lakes. We have been dealing with water temperatures in the h…

I have long been an advocate for getting more girls and women involved in fishing. The vast majority of folks running boats on our lakes and r…

Most anglers think crankbaits are created equal, but they are not.

As we head into the June period of open water fishing, emerging weeds are the key ingredient for finding and catching mid-season gamefish. The…

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The spring bird migration is like a high-speed race or sprint when compared to the autumn migration. Birds returning to the northlands are rac…

My wife and I live in the Central part of Minnesota surrounded by water and woods. We have lived in the same house on the same property for ov…

Late winter and early spring is usually the time I start to see blue snow. That’s right, blue snow – or more accurately, blue spots in the sno…

Scott Seifert and Shelly Holland, both members of the Clam Company’s Ice Fishing Team, have learned to squeeze every free moment of time into …

As a fishing guide, I have thought a lot about the issue of invasive species. New rules really impact how I use and transport live bait in wat…

Each winter I make a pilgrimage to my favorite winter wonderland, Yellowstone National Park. I look forward to being immersed in the wild and …

Continuing with my exploration of the wonders of Florida, I will be taking a closer look at the Florida manatee. Also known as the West Indian…

Wading through a knee-deep, clear tidal pool in coastal Florida, I was trying to move slow enough to not disturb a gorgeous American oystercat…

I’ve been doing a lot of sitting this spring, many hours over many days. All of this sitting and thinking was while filming a sandhill crane n…

I often publicly voice my opinion on the management/ co-management decisions of Mille Lacs Lake. One of many reasons I do is because there are…

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