by Bob Jensen  | With the ice-fishing season upon us, now is good time for some reminders about improving your chances for success through the ice.  Following are some of those reminders. Just as in open water fishing, probably the most important key to catching fish through the ice is that you’ve got to be […]

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by Bob Jensen  |   I’m pretty sure the 2017 open water fishing season is over for me.  While it’s still fresh in my mind this is the time of year that I like to look back at the just-completed season.  I enjoy taking note of the things I learn from every fishing season.  Following […]

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by Bob Jensen  | There was a skim of ice on the pond this morning which served as a good reminder that ice-fishing is getting closer all the time.  While we’re probably still a couple of weeks away from getting on the ice, now is a good time to think about some of the things […]

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by Bob Jensen  | There were snow-flurries in the air this past week, and air temperatures have been in the lower to mid 30’s.  There’s been too much wind for ice to form, but there’s no doubt that another ice-fishing season is getting closer.  And with another La Nina weather pattern in the works, we […]

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by Bob Jensen  | When some anglers are putting their fishing equipment away for the season, a few in-the-know folks are getting ready for what can be some of the fastest walleye fishing of the year.  The rivers that criss-cross the Midwest can provide some outstanding walleye fishing right through the fall and winter months.  […]

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by Bob Jensen  | For some anglers, the open water fishing season is history.  If you’re one of those anglers, there are some things you should do while open water fishing is still a fresh memory.  If you don’t do those things now, if you’re like me, you’ll probably forget to do them, and that […]

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by Bob Jensen  | Many anglers look forward to the outstanding fishing action that is available in the fall season.  Throughout much of the Midwest, walleyes, largemouth and smallmouth bass, panfish and even muskies are willing biters this time of year.  A species of fish that’s often overlooked, but can be very accessible in the […]

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by Bob Jensen  | As we get farther into the autumn period, the weather gets a little cooler.  It’s generally not bitterly cold this time of year, and in fact the weather can be beautiful.  That’s what makes fishing such a good thing this time of year. However, there are some days when it does […]

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