W.A.T. Tournament Report: Genoa, WI!

The first of four Mississippi River walleye fishing tournaments with the W.A.T. Tournament series was completed Sunday, April 6. My fishing partner for the events is business associate Roger Abel. Roger was kind in allowing us to fish out of his Ranger 620 while I’m awaiting getting my boat ready for the season. We headed…

Final Day Sardis Lake Fishing Report!

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Tracy Hayward and I finished our crappie fishing trip to northern Mississippi’s Sardis Lake on Wednesday. In spite of the cool temps in the low 30′s, we were able to put the little Lund Explorer on the water early and went to the spot along the lake’s north shoreline where we caught them on Monday.…

Sardis Lake Fishing

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Tracy Hayward and I caught a total of eight, the biggest was 15 inches. Day started in low 30′s and 2mph winds!! Day ended with sun and calmer waters. All fish caught on crappie rigs slow trolling with long rods. Still have a lot to learn about Sardis Lake!

Ice Fishing Outing (IFO) 2014!

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The 2014 Ice Fishing Outing (IFO) Group left Friday, February 21, for Devil’s Lake, ND. Devil’s Lake was a 14 hour drive on Friday because the three vehicles from Cedar Rapids had to skirt a blizzard and stay south of the storm traveling to western Iowa before we could head north on Interstate 29 toward…

Lyons on Lake of the Woods

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Tim Ellerbroek, Jesse Cooksley, and I just got back on Monday from a fishing expedition to the ocean like waters of Lake of the Woods. Unfortunately, one member of our four man group couldn’t make the trip due to an untimely death in the family. So we were a group of three. We fished out…

Outdoor-Focused Devotional Now Available—Reflections Under the Big Pine

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Minneapolis, Minn. (December 2, 2013) – Authors K.J. Houtman and Bill Miller teamed up to write their newest book, Reflections Under the Big Pine. Published by Fish On Marketing, the 208-page Christian devotional is now available in paperback and e-book for Kindle. Sometimes referred to as “the thin places,” Houtman and Miller highlight locations, moments,…

Devils Lake Ice Fishing Season about to Get Hot!

With the cold Thanksgiving week, anglers are gearing up for their first Devils Lake perch forays of the season. The back bays and even some major portions of this sprawling North Dakota lake have frozen, however local authorities are in the “warning mode,” and urging first-icers to use the utmost caution. Perch have always been…

AIM Announces AIM Weekend Walleye Series

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Anglers Insight Marketing LLC (AIM) is pleased to announce the formation of a new tournament circuit aimed squarely at the grass-roots walleye angler. The newly formed AIM Weekend Walleye Series will feature exciting team style competition with anglers competing in several states including Minnesota and Wisconsin. These events will showcase AIM’s revolutionary Catch-Record-Release™ (CRR) tournament…

2014 NPAA Conference Invitation

I wanted to post the contents of the invitation letter here on WW so that everybody knows of a great event coming up in Minneapolis: November 1, 2013 2014 NPAA Conference Invitation To: NPAA Members, Past Members, and Guests In 2014, the NPAA will work to “Motivate and Inspire” our Members and our Partners to…

Skarlis Claims National Crappie Title!!

Veteran Walleye Pro Angler Tommy Skarlis and his Partner Kyle Steinfeldt of Iowa did what no other Yankee has ever done… Go down to Alabama and win the Crappie Master National Championship on Lake Grenada! The tournament is often dominated with expert spider rig fishermen trolling southern crankbaits or minnows. Well Tommy and Kyle broke…

Evinrude Pro Chris Gilman Wins Inaugural Cabela’s National Walleye Tour Championship

Sturtevant, Wis., Sept. 23, 2013 – Chris Gilman edged out fellow Evinrude pro Joshua Vanderweide to capture the first ever Cabela’s National Walleye Tour Championship at Devils Lake, N.D. Gilman led the charge for Team Evinrude, whose anglers claimed seven of the top 10 spots, making the tournament the most successful ever for walleye pros…