Guide Lines: Good Luck – Or Is It?

When I’m at public accesses, bait shops, and gas stations, people often ask me if I’d had any luck. I ...
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Cold, Cold and more Cold

Cold cold and more cold.  Where did spring and summer go?  We’ve been getting spurts of warm in Otter Tail ...
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The Fishing is Getting Better Every Day

Hello Fishermen.  Spring sprang nicely last week.  I was out on the boat most days last week and was shocked ...
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Make Sure Your Light Action Rods Are Ready

This April has been an emotional challenge.  As outdoors people and anglers, we have all been struggling with the gale-force ...
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Guide Lines – The Misconceptions Of Fishing The Windy Side Of The Lake

A few years ago, I bumped into a fisherman that wanted to tell me about fishing in the wind. He ...
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Many Panfish are still Lingering in their Late Winter Spots

Hey fishermen. Get those reels off of your ice fishing rods, make sure the line is suitable for open water ...
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Panfish are on a Good Bite – But Otter Tail Lakes Country is Warming Quickly

Good morning spring fishing enthusiasts.  Otter Tail Lakes Country is warming quickly.  Panfish are on a good bite—the bite that ...
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Guide Lines: Late Ice Panfish – It's about Opportunity

Winter is finally beginning to wane.  The weather was amazing last weekend—55 degrees in late February was glorious!  The interesting ...
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Walleye Fishing Continues to get Stronger, but they Still Take Some Effort to Find

Hello Fishermen. We had another ice scare last week. At the beginning of the season we couldn’t get the ice-making ...
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