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June 28, 2020 0

LAKE ELIZABETH (Lower Twin) Kenosha County, Wisconsin By Ken Poor      Southern Wisconsin has so many good lakes to fish that it would be a tough call to pick “the best one”. If I did, certainly Lake Elizabeth in Kenosha County would be close to the top of my list. Lake Elizabeth, also called Lower…


June 27, 2020 0

HOOKER LAKE Kenosha County, Wisconsin By Ken Poor      Hooker Lake is typical of the hundreds of small, relatively featureless, drainage lakes that dot the countryside of southeast Wisconsin and Northeast Illinois. Commonly these lakes are shallow, about 30-feet deep or less, dishpan shaped, and less than 150-acres in size. Although these lakes lack the…


June 27, 2020 0

This nice bass was taken while ice fishing on a southeast Wisconsin lake.


June 16, 2020 0

The likeness of the boat in this picture was so strikingly similar to my first boat that I had to sit down and write this little story about it. Mary Louise O’Sullivan gave me permission to use a copy of her painting “Old Green Rowboat” for this article. I find her paintings amazing and astonishingly…