Schoonveld: Crony Capitalism at Sea

The National Marine Fisheries Service (in the Department of Commerce) is charged with managing and sustaining America’s populations of ocean fish occurring off its...

Fixing Drowned Reels

Sadly, there are hundreds of thousands of people now dealing with the aftermath of the recent hurricanes. Thankfully, most families came through intact thanks...

The Average Rod

I went into WalMart one day and counted 89 fishing rods on display in the sporting goods section. I’ve been to other WalMarts in...

2017 IWAA Walleye Championship: Tough Fishing for Tough Competitors

August 27, 2017: A beautiful sunny day on Brookville reservoir, perfectly calm and hardly a cloud in the sky. You could not ask for...

Kokomo Teacher Spearheads Ramp Improvements

Over the past several years the Kokomo Reservoir has seen an increase in use. I think it’s because people are realizing the therapeutic benefits...

Diminutive Sunfish reign king

The small orange and yellow bobber twitched once before disappearing below the olive green surface. After a brief battle another multi-colored bluegill laid shimmering...

Volunteers pass on tradition of fishing: 34th Annual Jim “Moose” Carden Kids Fishing Clinic

“I should have worn long pants,” was said more than once in the chilly pre-dawn darkness. It was just last weekend when people began...
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FLW Pro Josh McDermott Talks Cull Tags and Bass Health

Click on Video to Watch   If you want to see someone get fired up, show Josh McDermott a bass with a big, gaping hole in...

No Respect for Jack

I don’t know why I had a big, yellow bucktail jig in my tackle box. It must have been something I found or was...

CPR For Catfish: Catch, Photograph, Release

Other than going to Lake Michigan or fishing one of the few lakes in this area which have been stocked with muskies, catfish offer...

Podcast Episode #6- New ATV Helmet Law (and a shark in...

Capt. Bill Browne of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources discusses the new ATV helmet law that takes effective July 1, 2017.  The purpose...

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