Category Archives: Fishing

Angus King steps up for hunters and wildlife

Maine’s U.S. Senator Angus King has stepped up to support hunters, wildlife, and everyone who loves the outdoors. Angus loves to fish and hunt ducks, so his support for our outdoor heritage is no surprise to me. Here is the press release describing the actions Angus has taken. WASHINGTON, D.C. –U.S. Senator Angus King (I-Maine), […]

Fishing Saved This Woman’s Life

When I saw the title of Janet Messineo’s book, Casting Into The Light, subtitled Tales Of A Fishing Life, I assumed it was all fishing stories. But it’s much more than that. Messineo suffered a very difficult childhood which carried into adulthood. And then she discovered a love for ocean fishing from the beach. She […]

Kids fishing stories are the best

I started fishing at a very young age, thanks to Dad, and enjoyed introducing my children and grandchildren to fishing. My kids caught buckets of spawning white perch at the inlet to Maranacook Lake, the same place I caught them when I was a kid. I can still see the kids’ bobbers popping up and […]

New way to track fishing rules

DIF&W has a new online system that allows you to access fishing rules and other information by body of water. You can access this info here: https://www.maine.gov/ifw/fishing-boating/fishing/fishing-resources/online-angling-tool.html And here’s the announcement from DIF&W.  Open water fishing season is underway in Maine and we’re pleased to share Maine’s Fishing Laws Online Angling Tool (FLOAT), an online map-based […]