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  • Phantom Lures Introduces The Hex Crankbait The Ultimate Tool For Covering Muskie Waters

    DATE:May 23rd, 2017
    Phantom Lures Introduces The Hex Crankbait The Ultimate Tool For Covering Muskie Waters Ramsey, MN (May 16, 2017) – Phantom Lures, widely known for its design and manufacture of high quality, proven baits is excited to introduce the new Hex crankbait to an already stellar lineup of muskie lures. Individually hand-painted and made in the USA, the Phantom Hex crankbait combines an erratic, subsurface walk that gets more enticing the faster you troll it. Deadly at any speed over 3mph,...
  • Boat Safer by having the most current data on your plotter and mobile, and make the best of your time on the water!

      Boat Safer by having the most current data on your plotter and mobile, and make the best of your time on the water! We provide a unique benefit - daily chart updates! Improvements include sand bar shifts, coastline and contour adjustments, buoy changes, newly marked rocks and much more! Now’s the time to update! If your subscription has expired, renew with up to 50% off! Plotter If expired, get daily chart updates and advanced features like Dock-to-dock Autorouting(not in USA...
  • Bartsch, Le Sage Lead Wire-To-Wire To Win Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Green Bay Tournament

    DATE:May 22nd, 2017
    Bartsch, Le Sage Lead Wire-To-Wire To Win Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Green Bay Tournament Presented by Lowe Equipment Attachments Green Bay, Wisc.—May 20, 2017—Chris Bartsch and Larry Le Sage, both of Green Bay, jigged their way to a hard-fought victory at the Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit’s Green Bay regular season qualifier presented by Lowe Equipment Attachments May 19-20 out of Green Bay Metro Park. “It’s a great feeling,” said Bartsch, who is Le Sage’s nephew....
  • Devils Lake Details: Level Is Up, Putting More Water, And Underwater Junk, In Play for Sunday’s NoDak AWWS

    DATE:May 20th, 2017
    Devils Lake Details: Level Is Up, Putting More Water, And Underwater Junk, In Play for Sunday’s NoDak AWWS Presented by Yamaha Motor Corp USA and Warrior Boats LLC. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 19, 2017 Contact: Denny Fox, 920-505-0122 Anglers Insight Marketing LLC (AIM™) It’s been called Devils Lake from the time First Nations people saw it. And now that it’s up to three feet higher than when the AIM Weekend Walleye Series last visited, teams entered in the Warrior Boats/Woodland...
  • Phantom Lures Introduces The Xorsist Dive-N-Rise

    DATE:May 17th, 2017
    Phantom Lures Introduces The Xorsist Dive-N-Rise Coax Muskies From Their Lair’s With The Phantom Xorsist Ramsey, MN (May 16, 2017) – Phantom Lures, widely known for its design and manufacture of high quality, proven baits is pleased to introduce the all new Xorsist muskie bait. Individually hand-painted and made in the USA, the Xorsist is a 10”, floating dive-and-rise bait with a subtle side-to-side downward action when pulled. Work it hard for erratic, unpredictable movement that...
  • Hjelm, Kuchenberg Win Cabela’s National Walleye Tour Event on Lake Sakakawea

    DATE:May 17th, 2017
    Hjelm, Kuchenberg Win Cabela's National Walleye Tour Event on Lake Sakakawea Pro-angler upgrades Ranger boat and Evinrude outboard NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (May 16, 2017) - Pro-angler Duane Hjelm, of Ft. Pierre, South Dakota, brought in a two-day total of 45.41 pounds of walleye to win the pro-angler category of the Cabela's National Walleye Tour (NWT) event on Lake Sakakawea on May 12. The angler won $15,000 and, by participating in the Ranger and Evinrude contingency...
  • OPTIMA® PowerPack Nation May e-Newsletter When to Use an OPTIMA REDTOP® vs. YELLOWTOP®Battery

    DATE:May 16th, 2017
    OPTIMA® PowerPack Nation May e-Newsletter When to Use an OPTIMA REDTOP® vs. YELLOWTOP®Battery When choosing a battery for your build, there are a few key considerations to keep in mind – type of application, group size and number of batteries being used. We’ve put together a quick guide to help you determine which battery, our REDTOP or YELLOWTOP, is best for you....
  • Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Returns To Lake Winnebago June 2-3

    DATE:May 16th, 2017
    Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Returns To Lake Winnebago June 2-3 Presented by Mercury Marine Ponca City, Okla.—May 13, 2017—The Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit returns to the incredible Lake Winnebago system out of Menasha, Wisconsin, June 2-3 for a team-format, regular-season tournament presented by Mercury Marine. The fishery has hosted many exciting MWC events over the years, and hopes are high that this year’s tournament will build upon that rich tradition. Department of Natural...
  • Eggers And Hepler Win Cabela’s North American Bass Circuit Sturgeon Bay Season Opener

    DATE:May 16th, 2017
    Eggers And Hepler Win Cabela’s North American Bass Circuit Sturgeon Bay Season Opener Presented By Sturgeon Bay, Wisc.—May 13, 2017—David Eggers of Granger, Indiana, and Tad Hepler of Niles, Michigan, sacked a 5-fish limit weighing 26 pounds, 13 ounces to win the Cabela’s North American Bass Circuit’s 2017 season opener presented by Mercury Marine May 13th on Lake Michigan’s Sturgeon Bay. “We’ve finished second twice at Sturgeon Bay before, so it feels really good to...
  • EVINRUDE EARTH DAY CELEBRATION A HIT!

    DATE:May 15th, 2017
    EVINRUDE EARTH DAY CELEBRATION A HIT! Spring is here and we wanted to share with you the great images from the Earth Day clean up that Evinrude participated in. Evinrude continues to support local and global environmental initiatives by taking part in the Milwaukee Riverkeeper’s Annual Spring River Cleanup along side over 4,000 volunteers picking up trash along the Milwaukee River Basin. Also, this year, seven Evinrude E-TEC powered boats with 24...
  • Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Headed To Green Bay For Great Lakes Big-Fish Showdown May 19-20 Presented by Lowe Equipment Attachments

    DATE:May 15th, 2017
    Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Headed To Green Bay For Great Lakes Big-Fish Showdown May 19-20 Presented by Lowe Equipment Attachments Ponca City, Okla.—May 9, 2017—A big-water, big-walleye showdown is expected when the Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit descends upon the legendary waters of Green Bay May 19-20 for the trail’s fourth qualifying tournament of the season. Presented by Lowe Equipment Attachments, the two-day event is based in the city of Green Bay, with launches and weigh-ins...
  • Hjelm hammers 45-plus to take Sakakawea

    DATE:May 13th, 2017
    Hjelm hammers 45-plus to take Sakakawea By Brett Carlson GARRISON, N.D. - When Duane Hjelm arrived at Lake Sakakawea to begin prefishing for the 2017 Cabela's National Walleye Tour event, he was optimistic, as he intimately understands the nuances of the Missouri River. During his first two days of practice, however, Hjelm failed to boat a single walleye. The next few days were mired by blustery weather that made travel treacherous. As the weather slowly stabilized, the bite steadily improved....
  • EVINRUDE ANNOUNCES SPONSORSHIP OF JOHN GILLESPIE’S WATERS AND WOODS

    DATE:May 13th, 2017
    EVINRUDE ANNOUNCES SPONSORSHIP OF JOHN GILLESPIE’S WATERS AND WOODS STURTEVANT, Wis., May 12, 2017 – BRP, a world leader in powersports, announced today Evinrude will be the engine sponsor of John Gillespie’s Waters and Woods television program. The program provides a current news source on local Midwestern fishing. Resource preservation is an important focal point of each show as well as providing tips, techniques and the latest products to help viewers be more successful on their outdoor...
  • Sakakawea shows out

    DATE:May 12th, 2017
    Sakakawea shows out by Brett Carlson GARRISON, N.D. - When the 2017 Cabela's National Walleye Tour season was announced, excitement began brewing over the prospects of visiting a relatively unknown fishery at an intriguing time. With few preconceivednotions, most anglers expected a fun, but challenging post-spawn tournament. What they did not anticipate was an all-out slugfest. On day one, Lake Sakakawea produced 39 five-fish limits in excess of 15 pounds. Leading the...
  • Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Headed To Green Bay For Great Lakes Big-Fish Showdown May 19-20 Presented by Lowe Equipment Attachments

    DATE:May 10th, 2017
    Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Headed To Green Bay For Great Lakes Big-Fish Showdown May 19-20 Presented by Lowe Equipment Attachments Ponca City, Okla.—May 9, 2017—A big-water, big-walleye showdown is expected when the Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit descends upon the legendary waters of Green Bay May 19-20 for the trail’s fourth qualifying tournament of the season. Presented by Lowe Equipment Attachments, the two-day event is based in the city of Green Bay, with launches and weigh-ins...
  • Sturgeon Bay Bass Tournament Enters Second Year Great Community, Great Tournament!

    DATE:May 9th, 2017
    Sturgeon Bay Bass Tournament Enters Second Year Great Community, Great Tournament! The Second Annual Sturgeon Bay Bass Tournament (SBBT) will be held on May 12-13, 2017.  After a successful first year, tournament organizers are confident this year’s tournament will be even bigger and better, yet still maintaining the focus of a family friendly event. This year’s tournament again will again be held at the Sawyer Park in Sturgeon Bay, with first flight taking off at 8:00 a.m. and returning...
  • Classic Bass Champions Tour Will Kick Off Inaugural Season at Rocky Reef Resort on Lake Mille Lacs

    DATE:May 8th, 2017
    Classic Bass Champions Tour Will Kick Off Inaugural Season at Rocky Reef Resort on Lake Mille Lacs Rocky Reef Resort Will Host 24 Champions Tour Anglers Zimmerman, MN – Classic Bass (ClassicBass.com), a leader in providing bass tournament anglers informative current information, and presenter of the Champions Tour, is pleased to announce that Rocky Reef Resort, located in Onamia, MN, will be the host for the first event of Champions Tour taking place on Lake Mille Lacs on June 10th. The...
  • FishUSA Acquires GLOutdoors.com

    DATE:May 5th, 2017
    FishUSA Acquires GLOutdoors.com FAIRVIEW, Pa. [May 5, 2017] - FishUSA, a world leading online retailer of sport fishing tackle and related products, today announced it has acquired GLOutdoors.com, a Great Lakes-based online retailer of salmon and walleye fishing tackle and trolling gear. GLOutdoors.com, established in 2003, offers name-brand fishing tackle specific to the Great Lakes walleye and salmon fisheries. Its inventory features brands currently carried by FishUSA, including Dreamweaver,...
  • Early Spring Fishing With ODU Magazine

    DATE:May 4th, 2017
    Early Spring Fishing With ODU Magazine This edition will take our loyal and new ODU readers on a rather interesting trip. On the Fishing Zone side anglers can look forward to coverage on bass, walleye, crappie, sturgeon, trout, bowfishing, tackle and boating tips. ODU then switches to outdoor pieces that will may think more about our pass time and also introduce you to falconry from an expert. Finally our Hunting Zone talks guns and hunting predators, for those of you...
  • The latest software updates released by Lowrance, Simrad and B&G for their chartplotters introduce new advanced features available when using Navionics charts.

    DATE:May 4th, 2017
    The latest software updates released by Lowrance, Simrad and B&G for their chartplotters introduce new advanced features available when using Navionics charts. SonarChart™ Live  SonarChart™ Live allows you to create new 1 ft HD bathymetry maps of your favorite lake, harbor or fishing spot in real time on your plotter screen. Advanced Map Options Customize your view of Navionics charts even more by adjusting SonarChart™ density. With...