Catfish Fishing

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Michigan State Record Catfish Caught

June 4, 2012

The fish was caught by Rodney Akey of Niles, Mich., at 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 22, on the St. Joseph River in Berrien County, the fish weighed 49.8 pounds and measured 45.7 inches. Akey was still-fishing from shore with an alewife when he landed the record fish. “It only took about 15 minutes to catch [...]

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Catfish Fishing in Michigan

August 22, 2011

By: Kirk Howes Walk into my house and right there in the main entry you’ll see my fishing poles. It’s easier to find them that way. Is it strange that I feel anxious at the sight of my catfish rods? The level wind reels strung with fat mono and olive sized egg weights are a [...]

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