Weather Forecast



August 30, 2016
Carolyn Lange / Tribune

Mark Tanner is raising  saltwater shrimp as a sideline to his walleye stocking business. They will be available for sale starting Wednesday at West Central Bait in New London.
Saltwater shrimp grown on the prairie
August 30, 2016 - 7:36am
June 9, 2016
Glenwood man faces charges for illegal minnow harvesting; Willmar bait shop owner also charged
June 9, 2016 - 11:04pm
May 18, 2016
play button
Quick Tip: Increase your hook percentage during a slow bite
May 18, 2016 - 11:10am
September 8, 2014
Tim and Susan (Roeder) Rittenour work the cash register at R & R Outdoors, Appleton, on Thursday. They will mark the first year anniversary of their joint business venture on Sept. 20. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Gateway to the outdoors
September 8, 2014 - 11:38pm
June 4, 2012
Merle Kluver of New London with a walleye from Green Lake. Photo from Ryks.
School of Fish blog: Follow the bait
June 4, 2012 - 8:54am
May 7, 2012
Slip bobbers come in many sizes and colors. Use a small jig as an attractor. Photo from Duane Ryks/
School of Fish blog: When the going gets tough, bobber up
May 7, 2012 - 8:22am
April 19, 2012
School of Fish blog: The science of catching fish
April 19, 2012 - 8:22am
April 9, 2012
Baitcast rods and reels are shown on the left. Spinning rods and reels are shown on the right. Photo from Ryks
School of Fish blog: Choosing the right fishing rod
April 9, 2012 - 8:23am
May 11, 2009
ABOVE: Wayne Steffensen, left, and his son, Travis Steffensen, of Spicer return to shore Saturday after a morning of successful fishing on Norway Lake. The fishermen who braved the cold of the early morning had the most success on Norway. (Tribune photos by Ron Adams)
Cool opener produces 'hit and miss' results
May 11, 2009 - 12:00am
May 2, 2009
Local live bait difficult to come by
May 2, 2009 - 12:00am