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Island Lake- Sat. Sept 9 Hot Bite

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For those of you who still have the fishing urge Island Lake is on the fall bite. Launched @ 7:00 AM on Saturday and had the lake to ourselves. By noon we had two limits of walleyes all 19 to 13 inches. We had steady action and returned another 30 smaller fish and one 30 inch musky. Jigs and minnows fished slow and vertical down the sides of center lake reefs was the ticket to sucess this time. This is a classic fall bite on Island. Fishing will be good till freeze up. Given the fact that there was a solid season changing cold front moving in I thought that this was an excellent result.

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