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Adjust Your Lead On Baits and Flies

We had been trolling all morning with standard flasher/fly combinations, and the action had been reasonably fast until about 9 am. The entire fleet was running 8 inch flashers with flies that were trolled 21 inches behind.

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Second State Record Fish Established For 2014 Angler Catches State Record Freshwater Drum on Lake Ontario

Caught on June 14, 2014, the fish measured 33.5 inches and weighed 26 pounds 9 ounces and breaks the previous state record by more than 2 pounds.

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Venison Kabobs


Grilled salmon

1 lb. venison steak or roast
1 each – green, red, and yellow pepper
1/2 cup white vinegar
1/2 cup Italian dressing

Serves: 4
Prep Time: 8 min.


  1.  Cut venison into one inch cubes.
  2. Place venison in glass dish and cover with white vinegar.  Let stand two hours.
  3. Pour off vinegar and replace with Italian dressing.  Marinate two hours.
  4. Cut peppers into one inch pieces.
  5. Assemble kabobs on mini metal skewers. (or soak wooden ones in water)
  6. Broil kabobs two minutes on each side

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Orleans Fishing Report Wednesday July 30, 2014.

The winds have moved bait and fish anywhere from the 26 line out to the 30 line, depending on wind strength and direction. As a result most boats are setting up when they first start marking bait and then trolling north until they find the action they are looking for.

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Niagara Fishing Forecast for Thursday, July 24, 2014

It’s the final weekend of the Summer edition of the Lake Ontario Counties Trout and Salmon Derby and all the species categories are still up for grabs. There were some new leaders this past week and Stephanie Brace of Oswego took over the Grand Prize with a 31 pound, 11 ounce catch

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Orleans Fishing Hotline Wednesday July 23, 2014

On the waters of Lake Ontario off Orleans County Chinook salmon catches are on the rise as are Steelhead/Rainbow trout catches.

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