Fish In Rivers

    I’m getting mixed reports from North Shore anglers. Things were slow on the Knife on Sunday, but anglers reportedly were catching Kamloops rainbow trout on the Lester River on Sunday and Monday. Spawn bags fished under bobbers seemed to be the best bet.     

Blizzard? What Blizzard?

    OK, OK. We have a storm of some consequence coming. Eight to 21 inches? Six to 16 inches? Four to 12 inches? More here? Less there?      I’ll have to say I have mixed emotions about it. I do love extremes of weather and seasons. It’s part of why I live here. It’s cool…
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ALS Tournament Set

Registrations are now being accepted for the 13th Annual Kolar Toyota ALS Walleye Tournament, set for May 31 on Island Lake north of Duluth. Two hundred two-person teams will compete for several prizes, including the grand prize, a Toyota Tundra pickup. The tournament has raised about $1 million in its first 12 years to support research and…
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Watch Water Fall

With spring run-off in full force, rivers are running wild and fast. This is a great time to check out some waterfalls. Here are a few you might want to consider: r Try Big Manitou Falls, at 165 feet, the highest waterfall in Wisconsin. Its on the Black River that flows through Pattison State Park,…
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   Photo courtesy of Jerry and Katie Mensen    We live in the North. We have come to expect this from April. One day, 50 degrees and sunny. The next, up to two feet of snow gets dumped on us. That’s what happened, of course, this past weekend. And that’s why that plumped-up robin in the photo above…
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