September 21, 2017 RSS feed / Outdoors

Youth Hunt success a mixed bag

Warm weather leads to spotty weekend for Youth Hunt, Liberty Hunt participants

By all accounts it wasn’t perfect, or even good, deer hunting weather.  But nonetheless, many young hunters across the Leelanau Peninsula put venison in the freezer during the state’s early Youth and Liberty hunts.  More...

Perch biting — and so are Lime Lake pike

When it comes to catching — as opposed to hooking — big northern pike, you’re better off if they don’t swallow your lure.  That’s the only way Mike Shimek was able to land a 40-inch, 20-pound northern last week on L More...