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3 ice baits

Bass

3 Ice baits to score more summer bass

by Luigi De Rose | June 15, 2018

Mopping, rapping, and heavy dunking...3 winning ways to ice summer bass! Here are three exceptional, though underused, ice fishing baits that perform...

Northern King

Sponsored

The Northern King is back

by OOD in partnership with Thompson-Pallister Bait Co. | June 1, 2018

In 1984, Patsy Distaffen created the original Northern King spoon. A tool and die specialist with Xerox and an avid hunter and fisherman, Patsy used his passion to found Northern King. He recognized the need for a trolling lure that wouldn’t spin while being trolled at higher speeds...

Shimano

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Fathers, family, and fishing

by OOD in partnership with Shimano | June 1, 2018

I’ve been fishing with my father since I could walk. I was fortunate to grow up around all kinds of neat rivers and streams, like the Grand River, that was just a bike ride away. Going through a box of pictures the other day...

hunting licences

News

Don't wait to buy hunting licences

by Steve Galea | June 14, 2018

Hunters are advised to purchase their hunting licences and game seals prior to November 19 due to a restricted sales period during the service's transition...

lyme disease

News

Lyme Disease Task Force report released

by Steve Galea | June 12, 2018

A report released by the Lyme Disease and Tick-borne Illness Task Force has set out goals to prevent, mitigate, and find better treatment...

alternatives

Guns & Gear

9 Great fishing boat alternatives

by John Bennett | June 11, 2018

If you can’t stow or tow a fishing boat, try something smaller, lighter, and cheaper. Here’s a look at some cool alternatives...

Gravelly Bay

News

Duck-hunting in Gravelly Bay at risk

by Jeff Helsdon | June 7, 2018

Waterfowlers in popular duck-hunting spot Gravelly Bay are fighting to keep their tradition alive in the face of complaints by nearby residents