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Boots on the ground for chasing spring turkeys

Boots on the ground for chasing spring turkeys

The thundering gobble echoed through the trees at 5:22 a.m. We had already been sitting in the woods for an hour and it was surprisingly comfortable. It was the middle of May and temperatures were in the 50’s with no pesky insects to speak of. I honestly did not know what to expect and had my trusty ThermaCell wafting up... The post Boots on the ground for chasing spring turkeys appeared first on Outdoornews. ...[...]

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Minnesota Fishing Challenge teams raise more than $300,000

Minnesota Fishing Challenge teams raise more than $300,000

Grady Schutz with the biggest bass of the tournament.When you combine fishing, faith, and freedom from addiction, amazing things can happen. Leading up to this event, anglers raised more than $300,000 to support Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge (MNTC) drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs statewide. The cumulative amount generated via this family-friendly tournament since 2009 exceeds $2.5 million. Top fundraisers... The post Minnesota Fishing Challenge teams raise more than $300,000 appeared first on Outdoornews. ...[...]

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Crappies are popular everywhere

Crappies are popular everywhere

The crappie is one of the most popular species in the country. From border to border there are few anglers that have not geared up for that spectacular spring bite.If you were born in the upper midwest there is a strong possibility you are well versed at setting up live-bait rigs for walleyes. If your life was spent growing up... The post Crappies are popular everywhere appeared first on Outdoornews. ...[...]