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Tue Jun 06, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: In The News And On The Net
Topic: Fishing Legacy Lies at Bottom of Betsie Bay
Replies: 0
Views: 662

Fishing Legacy Lies at Bottom of Betsie Bay

The tale of a faithful ship and the “Good Will” of a community Read the entire article here http://betsiecurrent.com/index.php/fishing-legacy-lies-bottom-betsie-bay/ Fishing Legacy Lies at Bottom of Betsie Bay jaworski-Good-Will-leland.jpg “If only those weathered old timbers could talk” people oft...
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Thu May 04, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Author seeks stories for next book "Breakers Across the Bow"
Replies: 4
Views: 676

Re: Author seeks stories for next book "Breakers Across the Bow"

I sent you an email. I thought I should tell you in case your email puts it in the spam folder or something like that.
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Tue May 02, 2017 8:07 am
Forum: Photos
Topic: Fish Tugs Of The Green Bay Waters.
Replies: 8
Views: 2494

Re: Fish Tugs Of The Green Bay Waters.

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The Casey Bros. a Marinette 35 from the Green Bay Waters. http://www.fishtug.com/forums/
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Tue May 02, 2017 6:54 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: Please Repeat And Verify What I Thought You Said Captain?
Replies: 0
Views: 361

Please Repeat And Verify What I Thought You Said Captain?

The year was 1987 or possibly 1988. I relate this story because although I've made thousands of trips to the nets and back this was a unique day. I don't know why this one is still so vivid other than, as I said, it was unusual. We were on the Chub nets in February with a stiff wind fron the North o...
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Tue May 02, 2017 5:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need Help Finding Old Family Fish Tug
Replies: 2
Views: 539

Re: Need Help Finding Old Family Fish Tug

My brother and I talked about your question and we may know enough to give you some answers. I won't do that just yet because I would hate to give you misinformation. I need to verify what we both think is the current location of the Jerry W. I'm not sure how much background you have on these Great ...
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Tue May 02, 2017 5:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Author seeks stories for next book "Breakers Across the Bow"
Replies: 4
Views: 676

Re: Author seeks stories for next book "Breakers Across the Bow"

That sounds very interesting. Feel free to use anything on the site that you might like to use. We are planning a visit to an old friend's (Philly Anderson's) shortly and expect to interview him. He has many tales of his life on the lake and said he's willing to share them with us. His knowledge on ...
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Thu Feb 09, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: In The News And On The Net
Topic: John LeClair, Captain Of Captains.
Replies: 0
Views: 402

John LeClair, Captain Of Captains.

I was fortunate enough to stumble upon a wonderful site with an article on John LeClair and many other interesting topics. It's called the Great Lakes Pilot and you can read this article in full and a lot more there. http://www.greatlakespilot.com/index.html https://s19.postimg.org/6mhc5lajn/pilots...
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Sat Nov 12, 2016 12:45 pm
Forum: In The News And On The Net
Topic: Wisconsin’s Dwindling Commercial Fisheries Contend With A Farmed Future
Replies: 3
Views: 789

Re: Wisconsin’s Dwindling Commercial Fisheries Contend With A Farmed Future

Great article. I pinned it at the top of this forum for a while.

Thank You
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Thu Nov 03, 2016 4:41 pm
Forum: Photos
Topic: Archived Pictures Mostly The Big Burgers 60s 70s
Replies: 16
Views: 5439

Re: Archived Pictures Mostly The Big Burgers 60s 70s

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The McDonald Bros. She looks fresh off the launch blocks at Burger.
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Wed Oct 19, 2016 4:32 pm
Forum: Photos
Topic: Folder Found On My Drive..Fish Tug Pictures.
Replies: 1
Views: 1275

Re: Folder Found On My Drive..Fish Tug Pictures.

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The "JP Sidall" in the Georgian Bay


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The "Julie Ann"


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The 'Shelly' and the "JR Jensen" in Manistique,MI.


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The "Mr Minor' Port Stanley,ONT.


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The 'Nancy" in Naubinway,MI. 1991


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The "Liberty" unknown port.


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The 'Spirit"


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The "Susie" Gills Rock,WI.


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The 'William G"