Martino: Finally spring has sprung

“I am so ready for this,” said my friend Mark Cook as we pulled into the boat ramp of a small Fulton County lake,...
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DIY Fish Attractor: Make Your Own Crappie Hotspot

On popular lakes the best crappie hotspots get pounded by anglers.  It doesn’t take long before the big “slab” crappie are bite shy and...
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What is the Best Tasting Fish?

I don’t fish strictly for food, but I do keep many of the fish I catch when it’s legal and ethical to do so....
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Getting Started in Kayak Tournament Fishing

You’ve got a kayak and your favorite fishing gear. Part of the reason you chose to start kayak fishing is the simplicity and the...
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Fishing With Legend Ray Scott

Sitting on the lakeside veranda, sipping iced-tea, listening to Ray Scott spin yarns about his friends Bill Dance, Johnny Morris, Rick Clunn, Tom Mann...
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Game Over: Storing Ice Fishing Gear

The season was brief but don't forget about properly storing ice fishing gear! Our ice fishing season has ended about as quickly as it started...
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Reel care tips from the expert

If you want to know about reel care, we've got a real expert!  While at the 2016 Ford Indiana Boat, Sport and Travel Show,...
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College Bass Fishing Growing

College sports is a big deal on most campuses. In some cases, college sports means big money. Notre Dame Football brings in millions of...
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Indiana’s Pro Angler Jacob Wheeler

Indiana's Jacob Wheeler is one of the youngest yet most successful anglers on the professional circuit.  He stopped by the WildIndiana.com booth at the...
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Indiana Intercollgiate Bass Fishing

From the Ford Indianapolis Boat, Sport and Travel Show: we talk to members of the Purdue, Vincennes, Ball State and Indiana Universities' bass fishing...

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‘The Perfect Drift’: Sub-Zero Bass by Kayak

By Jim Edlund All photos courtesy of Old Town Canoes & Kayaks/Jason Arnold The vast majority of northern bass anglers hang up their open-water gear...