New baits to lure fish and fishermen alike

New lures are making waves in the fishing world.

A bevy of innovations were introduced at the recent ICAST show, which presents newly released lures. Here are a few of them.

Z-MAN POP SHADZ

This topwater lure is made of soft, not hard plastic. ...

Wade in the water for relaxed fishing

WAUKESHA, Wis. -- Rivers are natural corridors for transportation.

Often they are used to move things.

And sometimes it's people.

When summer settles across Wisconsin, one of my favorite activities is wade fishing for smallmouth bass on streams...

Best times for anglers

This table lists top fishing times and days for the coming weeks. For best results, begin fishing one hour before and continue one hour after the times given. Times apply to all time zones.

Sunday..............5:35 a.m.............................