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  • Big Catch for 9-Year-Old

    Big Catch for 9-Year-Old

    Fisher Cusic of Lakeland caught this 8 1/2-pound bass on Lake Crago in North Lakeland on July 24. Fisher, 9, was out for a day of summer fishing with his parents, his brother Breton, and Ty Evans, one of his friends.

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  • Fishing around Tampa Bay (May 27 edition)

    Fishing around Tampa Bay  May 27 edition 

    Full moon tides over the weekend produced the best tarpon action of the season from the Egmont Hole all the way south to Boca Grande. Tarpon are off the beaches and in passes. Tarpon could be tough this Memorial Day weekend because of so much boat...

  • This week's tides around Florida (May 27 edition)

    This week s tides around Florida  May 27 edition 

    ANCLOTE KEY
    Saturday: Highs at 5:47 a.m. and 4:59 p.m. Low at 11:44 a.m.
    Sunday: Highs at 6:47 a.m. and 6:24 p.m. Lows at 12:17 a.m. and 1:01 p.m.
    Monday: Highs at 7:45 a.m. and 7:56 p.m. Lows at 1:24 a.m. and 2:21 p.m.

  • Upcoming fishing tournaments around Polk

    Upcoming fishing tournaments around Polk

    RON'S TACKLE BOX will hold a tournament on the south Winter Haven chain out of Lake Shipp on Thursday from 6-9:30 p.m. Entry fee $22 per boat with 100 percent payback. Call Ron Schelfo at 863-956-4990.

  • Fishing around Polk County (May 26)

    Fishing around Polk County  May 26 

    Around Lakeland, couple of bass in 10-pound range at Tenoroc over weekend, both 25-26 inches long, reports FWC biologist Keaton Fish, and also 8- and 9-pounders on swim-baits and worms.

  • Tackle shop: Netbait B Bug

    Tackle shop  Netbait B Bug

    Each week, Ledger Outdoors Editor Del Milligan takes a look at a new or hot item for your tackle box. This week's item:

  • Fishing around Tampa Bay (May 20 edition)

    Fishing around Tampa Bay  May 20 edition 

    1. At Big Pier 60 in Clearwater, lots of Spanish mackerel every morning with a few flounder, reports Brook Cunningham. Also several snook released at night, along with trout. A few sharks caught (bonnethead, blacktip). Water temperature 81.7...

  • Check out this week's tides (May 20)

    Check out this week s tides  May 20 

    ANCLOTE KEY
    Saturday: Highs at 12:50 a.m. and 12:04 p.m. Lows at 6:38 a.m. and 7:22 p.m.
    Sunday: Highs at 1:27 a.m. and 12:34 p.m. Lows at 7:12 a.m. and 7:55 p.m.

  • Fishing around Polk County (May 19 edition)

    Fishing around Polk County  May 19 edition 

    1. Around Lakeland, Tenoroc continues to be big bass central with two in 10-pound class at 25-26 inches, one in 9-pound class and one in 8–pound class, reports FWC biologist Keaton Fish. Tenoroc anglers hooking up on soft-plastic...

  • Tackle shop: River2Sea's Bubble Walker

    Tackle shop  River2Sea s Bubble Walker

    Each week, Ledger Outdoors Editor Del Milligan takes a look at a new or hot item for your tackle box. This week's item:

  • Upcoming fishing tournaments around Polk

    Upcoming fishing tournaments around Polk

    RON'S TACKLE BOX will hold a tournament on Eagle Lake today from 6-9:30 p.m. Entry fee $22 per boat with 100 percent payback. Call Ron Schelfo at 863-956-4990.