Hunters reported harvesting 105,544 deer in Iowa for 2017, which is an increase of more than 4,100 deer from 2016. Iowa’s deer seasons closed on Jan. 10. Most deer were harvested during the shotgun seasons.
Fishing 234,648 annual licenses 9,532 three-year licenses 8,293 lifetime fishing licenses 43,434 trout fees 8,415 third line licenses 1,082 seven-day licenses 2,881 one-day licenses
Beeds Lake Ice thickness is 13 to 15 inches. Bluegill – Slow. Bluebill Lake Ice thickness is 13 to 15 inches. Bluegill - Slow: Best bite is in the early morning.
~ Girls ~ ~ vs. West Hancock ~ “Too many mistakes,” was how Head Coach Thad Evans, summed up his girls 68-34 loss to West Hancock to open the week.
~ Girls ~ ~ vs. West Hancock ~ “Too many mistakes,” was how Head Coach Thad Evans, summed up his girls 68-34 loss to West Hancock to open the week.
The Lake Mills wrestlers hosted their dual invitational on Saturday and bulldozed the competition in four dual wins.

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After an early Denver score, Lake Mills battled to drive and appeared to be in position to even things up, until a penalty flag dampened the celebration, and the rest of the night for Lake Mills, as they dropped a 30-0 road trip to Denver. “We played a real solid three quarters,” noted Coach Bill...
“The best part of the past eight days is that we have become a much better team with all six front row players finding ways to score for us and terminate play,” Coach Jim Boehmer noted after his Bulldogs won the Forest City tournament, just days after downing conference foe GHV on the road. “We are...
The addition of middle school runners seemed to agree with Carson Rygh, as he posted his first career first place finish last week at Osage to lead the varsity cross country teams. Coach Jamie Haugen noted that the addition of middle school runners was not the only new feature faced by her team...
For the second consecutive week, the Bulldogs battled hard and were in position to win the game at the end. Unfortunately, for the second consecutive week, they came up short, falling to Belmond-Klemme in the district opener, 21-14. “Once again a tough loss,” observed Head Coach Bill Byrnes after...
~ vs. Eagle Grove ~ “I was very pleased with ​our team focus tonight.  I thought the girls had a great mindset and worked to improve,” commented Coach Jim Boehmer on his thoughts after his Bulldogs swept Eagle Grove on Parent’s Night last week. Leading the way offensively, was Mallory Wilhelm,...
Despite not running a full race, and a number of runners missing due to illlness and injury, Coach Jamie Haugen was pleased with the performance of her runners in their second outing of the season at Belmond-Klemme. “We were told that the course appeared to be short, and would need to be measured...
Despite holding a lead for much of the game, Lake Mills found themselves on the short end of the score when it mattered most, dropping a decision to Newman Catholic 35-31 last Friday in Mason City. “It was a great game,” noted Head Coach Bill Byrnes. “Lake Mills led the entire game until Newman...
The Bulldogs wrapped up a busy second week, with a Saturday tourament in Algona, where they not only faced several ranked opponents, but schools playing a division above the Bulldogs. After sweeping their first two oppenents, the Bulldogs picked up their first loss of the season in tournament play...
One highlight coming out of the opening cross country meet of the season, was the fact that both the boys and girls were able to field full teams—something that was in question prior to the start of the season. The other highlight was strong finishes by a number of runners on both teams, that has...
It happens about as often as a total eclipse, but results from the Iowa roadside pheasant survey, conducted during the first two weeks of August, are not lining up with what is being reported from the field and by landowners from around the state. “Survey results indicate a statewide average...

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