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Oxford Woman Used To Catch Criminals, Now Catches Fish

Barb Carey spent nearly two decades catching criminals as a police officer. Now she spends most of her time patrolling ...

Deep Net Smelting

Along the northern Wisconsin shores of Lake Superior, smelting is still a strong tradition. WPR’s Rich Kremer went to Superior ...

Hayward Doctors Maintain A Fishing Wall Of Shame

Every year, thousands of people head to the Hayward area for a vacation; and most take time to do a little ...

Hayward Doctors Maintain A Fishing Wall Of Shame

Every year, thousands of people head to the Hayward area for a vacation; and most take time to do a little ...

Rowing For Muskie

For Jim Olson, there's nothing more peaceful than rowing around Crab Lake in his 14-foot boat, trailing three fishing lines ...

Wisconsin Life #408: “Creative Origins”

This collection of stories from people sharing their “Wisconsin Life” includes the story of a team of four UW-Barron engineering ...

The Political Power Of Fishing

Politicians do many things to show they are one of us – visiting diners, kissing babies, eating whatever on a ...

The Pleasures Of Simple Fishing

There are many high-tech ways to fish these days. But Ron Weber prefers to fish the simple way his grandfather ...

It’s No Fish Tale… Charter Boat Captain Is Living His Dream

The sky blue waters surrounding the Door County provide some of the best fishing in Lake Michigan. Just ask Charter ...

Wisconsin Life #306: “Skipper and Savannahs”

A charter boat captain, family that clowns around and a very busy team of pastry makers are featured in this ...

Vilas County Man Invents Fishing Rod For Physically Challenged Friend

Jay Gascoigne was inspired by a long-time friend to create a device that would make their favorite pastime accessible for ...

Pro-Angler

For many Wisconsinites, fishing is more than just a pastime. One Shawano angler is making waves in a male-dominated sport. ...

My Wisconsin Water

We all have our own reasons for loving Wisconsin. For John Galligan, it's the water. He tells us how he ...

Man with Dog

Many of us see the same people on the bus, in our coffee shop, at the gym, or walking to ...

Spear Fishing

The Ojibwe have spearfished for centuries, traditionally at night. Jason Bisonette of the Lac Courte Orielles Band of Lake Superior ...