The Carolina Rig is certainly not a new technique for bass fishing, but is sometimes forgotten through the winter and with the more aggressive shallow-water bites of spring.
For those of us who live for this time of year, the fishing has to be better than the spring that was up and down, to say the least.
Coles County and many surrounding areas won’t see many cicadas this year.
The search bait will often cause bass to show themselves, even if they don't take the bait.
Adjusting to conditions, and better knowledge of electronics and seasonal patterns can turn a day around.
A quote that has been a guiding principle of leaders reads: “If you are not concerned with who gets credit, you can accomplish a whole lot more."
“It’s perfect outside, I couldn’t ask for a better day,” said Hannah Harpster.
Expect stepped up patrols if you're boating this weekend: “If there’s good weather Memorial Day weekend, that’s always our busiest time on all our bodies of water,” said Conservation Police Capt. John Williamson.
My solution to surviving the cicada noise while backyard barbecuing is to put on a good bluegrass CD such as Rhonda Vincent or Ricky Skaggs and turn up the volume.
There is a certain look you get when it’s paired with a giant smile. And it's easy to see the elation on a kid's face when they catch a fish.
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Since late October, I've been working every weekend on an old boat — a 1985 Ranger 340V that has been quite the undertaking.
Prizes will be awarded for biggest fish, smallest fish, and most fish in each age division.
Most tackle and boat companies work very hard at building brand affinity. Brand loyalty is a tough nut to crack due to the number of choices anglers have today.
We are all lumps of clay, and when young, we had to me molded.
“Illinois’ CPOs play a unique role for state’s residents, wildlife and public lands."
The Whiteside Garden is set to be open to the public 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 1 at 8422 N. County Road 1820E, Charleston.