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Local Fish Report

Walleye image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

There are lots fish in Cook County lakes – the trick is to know where they are and how to catch them. WTIP wants to help fill out your stringer by posting a weekly report on what’s biting and where. 

Tune in to DayBreak every Friday morning from 7 to 8 a.m. for the latest report.


 
What's On:
Walleye

Local Fishin Report for Friday, Oct. 22

According to our fishing expert Jon Muhich of Buck’s Hardware, the fishing is still slow.


Vintage tackle poster

Local Fish Report for October 14

According to our fishing expert Jon Muhich of Buck’s Hardware, the fishing has slowed a bit.


 
Chinook salmon

Local Fishing Report for Friday, Oct. 7

Inland lake fishing has slowed down and everyone’s out grouse hunting – but there’s always Lake Superior.


Tackle box of vintage lures

Local Fish Report for Friday, Sept. 30

According to our fishing expert, Jon Muich of Buck’s Hardware…Fishing’s slowed even more.


 
Perch lures

Local Fish Report for Friday, Sept. 23

According to our fishing expert, Jon Muich of Buck’s Hardware…Fishing’s slowed a little bit this week as people were getting ready for the bird hunting season.


Northern pike

Local Fish Report for Friday, Sept. 9

Local Fishing Report for Sept. 2

According to our fishing expert, Jon Muich of Buck’s Hardware…walleyes continue to bite at various depths.


Walleye

Local Fishing Report for Friday, Aug. 26

According to our fishing expert, Jon Muich of Buck’s Hardware…for the most part, fish are deep.


 
Chinook salmon -- photo: NOAA

Friday Fish Report for Aug. 19

Fishing has slowed down some on the inland waters, so let’s take a look at what’s happening on the big lake.


Wobbler crank baits

Friday Fish Report for July 29

GRAND MARAIS AREA
According to our fishing expert Jon Muhich of Buck’s Hardware, fishing is picking up.