| Mar 17, 2012
| 7:55 PM
On New Year's Eve, Shawn Wetzel went from his home near Gettysburg, Pa., down to his favorite fishing spot on the Potomac River at Fort Washington Marina.
Wetzel, who goes there every weekend, has caught around seven catfish weighing more than 60pounds...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Louisiana can properly claim the title "festival capital of the world," with hundreds of fests scheduled annually around the state. In the spring, however, the festival action goes into warp speed.
Every weekend -- and sometimes the weekdays in between...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 5:09 PM
Trout season opens statewide in Pennsylvania on Saturday. The Southeast had a two-week jump start on the rest of the state, but that was somewhat mitigated by low water conditions and the high winds of late.
A lot of area anglers are planning to head...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 6:11 PM
It's still way too warm out to be considered fall fishing, but the rain being dropped on the area and into local streams, rivers, ponds and lakes is a welcome sign for anglers who are dreaming of fall lunker fishing.
When the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 5:07 PM
With the sweltering hot weather hitting the Lehigh Valley the last few days, many anglers hit the water for some bare-legged wading to keep cool. Some of my favorite memories of summertime fishing are wading in streams with old sneakers. It wasn't quite...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 5:00 PM
The Fish Report returns after a vacation at the Jersey Shore, and we welcome a new saltwater contributor with Avalon Hodge Podge Bait and Tackle, where we picked up some crabbing hooks and bait to trade a windy, sand-blasting beach day for a crab catching...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 12:11 AM
It was only the second time for Calexico resident Jesus Szakacs and his son Jesse Szakacs to go fishing together Saturday morning at Sunbeam Lake.
“We don’t get out much, we’re so busy with work and life, so spending time with my son,...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Let's all hope Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o is lying.
Let's hope he totally concocted the inspirational story of overcoming the death of his make-believe dead girlfriend in order to garner favorable publicity and pump up his chances of winning the...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 3:03 AM
Randy Lang admits to being a little apprehensive when he and Indiana DNR Fisheries Chief Bill James visited the Federal Correctional Institution in Terre Haute, Ind.
They were there to consider an inquiry about prison personnel raising fish for the...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 9:55 AM
“Fulton Jail Will Get Working Cell Locks,” read the Dec. 19 Atlanta Journal-Constitution headline. The county commission serving Atlanta had finally voted to break a longstanding 3-3 tie that prevented buying new jailhouse locks -- even...
| Jan 24, 2013
Whatever you think of Manti Te'o, what's happened over the past few weeks regarding this girlfriend hoax has been quite embarrassing. Being catfished is something no one wants or deserves.
For those of you who don't know, a catfish is someone who uses...