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Hecla Island Greenbacks

Hecla Island Greenbacks

Eric Labaupa June 14, 2017 0

I finally made the trip out to Hecla village this spring. I have been meaning to for awhile now as many of my friends have been raving about the great walleye fishing from the

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Top Finish at First Tournament of the Season

Top Finish at First Tournament of the Season

Eric Labaupa May 23, 2017 0

My regular bass tournament partner Jeremy Santos and I reunited this year to compete at the annual Manitoba Bass Anglers hosted Falcon Lake G Loomis Skeleton Cup. This was our third time entering together

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Join the Filipino Anglers Association of Manitoba!

Join the Filipino Anglers Association of Manitoba!

Eric Labaupa May 11, 2017 0

An idea that has been floating around for awhile now has finally come to fruition with the successful convening of the fledgling Filipino Anglers Association of Manitoba (FAAM). May 3rd, 2017 marks the start

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Fun with suckers

Fun with suckers

Eric Labaupa April 25, 2017 0

For us anglers in southern Manitoba, the month of April signals the end of ice fishing season and brings eager anticipation of opening day in May. This transition period where frozen bodies of water

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Use Caution On The Ice

Use Caution On The Ice

Eric Labaupa March 8, 2017 0

The annual fishing frenzy that is known as ‘March Madness’ is upon us once again. This time of year can yield some of the best ice fishing trips of the season. With the mild

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Getting kids hooked on fishing – A tip for success

Getting kids hooked on fishing – A tip for success

Eric Labaupa February 21, 2017 0

If you have ever taken a younger person on a fishing outing with you before, you have no doubt dreaded hearing the words “I’m bored,” or “Can we go home yet”. “There’s no fish,”

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KidFish Ice Derby

KidFish Ice Derby

Eric Labaupa January 24, 2017 0

The 3rd annual KidFish ice fishing fundraising derby took place on Sunday, January 8. Over 1200 competitors attended this year’s event despite the cold temperature. 100% of the money raised is donated to the

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Tackle Shop Talk

Tackle Shop Talk

Eric Labaupa August 24, 2016 0

Fishing Line One of the most important parts of an angler’s fishing equipment is also one of the most overlooked. Fishing line is what connects you the angler to hopefully a hooked fish on

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Tackle Shop Talk

Tackle Shop Talk

Eric Labaupa August 9, 2016 0

“How long is this gonna take?” That’s the usual question I get from my daughters accompanied by the requisite groans of exasperation whenever I turn the truck into a tackle store. Admittedly, I do

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Common Manitoba Sport Fish To Target This Summer

Common Manitoba Sport Fish To Target This Summer

Eric Labaupa July 12, 2016 0

Walleye Also known as ‘pickerel’, this species is the most popular sportfish targeted by Manitoba anglers. So much so that it was recently voted in as our official provincial fish. They are sought after

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