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Catfish in Tailwater Areas

by Doug Stange with Ned Kehde

It’s no mystery why some of the best catfishing of the year often takes place in a tailwater area beginning… more »

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Damiki’s Finesse Miki

by Ned Kehde

Midwest finesse anglers always have an eye out for soft-plastic baits that they can affix to a small mushroom-style jig…. more »

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Heated Insoles

by Jeff Simpson

  Thermacell ProFLEX Heated Insoles foot warmers are the newest addition to the Thermacell line. Designed to make any cold… more »

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Wintertime Strolling for Shallow-water Largemouth Bass

by Ned Kehde

In several of our Midwest finesse logs in November and December, we noted that we had spent a lot of… more »

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Quality Low Cost Rods

by Dan Johnson

Few pieces of tackle affect fishing techniques and success as much as rods. Strategies such as flipping, drop-shotting, jigging, and… more »

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Buzzbaits For Muskie Situations

by Dan Johnson

Talk top tactics with 20 rabid muskie hunters or raise the topic on Esox forums and chances are good that… more »

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Dimiki’s Spoon Tail Miki

by Ned Kehde

  A Midwest finesse angler has periodically chastised us for failing to publish a gear guide about Dimiki Fishing Tackle… more »

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Catfishing Boats of Today

by Dan Johnson

What makes the ultimate catfishing boat is in the eye of the beholder. Given the vast differences in waters and… more »

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One Cool Catfish Rig

by Kirk McKay

Selecting the right circle hook and catfish rig is critical when using livebait presentations to entice big flatheads. When used… more »

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Trigger X’s Curl Tail Minnow and Boot Tail Minnow

by Ned Kehde

Trigger X’s Curl Tail Minnow and Boot Tail Minnow were designed for beguiling panfish. But there are times and waterways… more »

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Best Baitcasting Reel Picks

by Jim Edlund

Not long ago, round reels dominated the baitcasting reel scene. Classics come to mind—Abu Garcia’s Swedish-designed Ambassadeur, first introduced in… more »

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World Record Ice Fishing Perch!

by Dan Johnson

When 12-year-old Tia Wiese landed a behemoth yellow perch last March on Idaho’s Cascade Lake, she hoped it would break… more »

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Best Fish Fillet Knives

by Dan Johnson

In-Fisherman has long promoted the practice of Selective Harvest, which encompasses the practice of keeping some fish selectively as a… more »

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Cree Lake Pike and Lake Trout

by Rob Neumann

In-Fisherman editors have for more than 30 years sampled the finest fly-in fishing in Canada. Our main focus usually is… more »

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Midwest finesse fishing and rattles

by Ned Kehde

Mike Poe of Siler City, North Carolina, is a veteran Finesse News Network contributor, and he recently reported that his… more »

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Ice Fishing: Lake Winnipeg Walleyes

by Doug Stange

  If you want to catch lots of walleyes, including an excellent chance at fish over 10 pounds, we recommend… more »

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Florida Exotic Species

by Steve Quinn

No question that our native gamefish are the basis of our fisheries, across the country. Some exotic species are unwanted… more »

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Green Bay Walleyes

by Doug Stange

This large and diverse area stretches from the Michigan-Wisconsin border (Menominee River) in the west, down to the base of… more »

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Z-Man’s Hula StickZ: an Update

by Ned Kehde

    On July 10, 2012, we penned 1,133 words about Z-Man Fishing Products’ Hula StickZ, which was designed by… more »

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Fishing Kayaks

by Steve Ryan

Not long ago, kayaks floated far from the mainstream fishing scene. But today they’re the fastest growing segment in angling… more »