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Al’s Goldfish Lure Company to Exhibit at St. Paul Ice Fishing Show
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Al’s Goldfish Lure Company to Exhibit at St. Paul Ice Fishing Show

ELIOT, Maine  — Al’s Goldfish Lure Company, designer and American-made manufacturer of the classic Goldfish lure and other innovative fishing lures and accessories, will be exhibiting at the St. Paul Ice Fishing and Winter Sports Show in St. Paul, Minn. The event takes place December 3-5 at the St. Paul RiverCentre. Al’s Goldfish Lure Company will...

Fishing License Trends from Southwick
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Fishing License Trends from Southwick

We all know fishing participation skyrocketed in 2020. But what has happened so far in 2021? According to state fishing license data monitored by Southwick Associates and available from the American Sportfishing Association website, sales in the first half of 2021 – when most licenses are sold – were the second highest seen since mid-year...

The Future of Boating Is in Sustainable Energy
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The Future of Boating Is in Sustainable Energy

Last week BoatTEST sent a crew to Amsterdam to visit the annual METSTRADE Marine Equipment Show. After a COVID-pause of one year, the 2021 METSTRADE show was bursting with two years’ worth of new products. The importance of METS is that the exhibitors’ new products point to the future direction of boating. This year’s show...

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No Fishing Wire Nov. 25-26

The Fishing Wire will not publish Nov. 25-26 as we enjoy the holiday with our families. Releases received Nov. 24-28 will appear on Monday, Nov. 29. Happy holidays, Frank Sargeant, Editor The Fishing Wire

Al’s Goldfish Lure Company to Exhibit at St. Paul Ice Fishing and Winter Sports Show
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Al’s Goldfish Lure Company to Exhibit at St. Paul Ice Fishing and Winter Sports Show

ELIOT, Maine  — Al’s Goldfish Lure Company, designer and American-made manufacturer of the classic Goldfish lure and other innovative fishing lures and accessories, will be exhibiting at the St. Paul Ice Fishing and Winter Sports Show in St. Paul, Minn. The event takes place December 3-5 at the St. Paul RiverCentre.   Al’s Goldfish Lure...

Jim Schottenham Joins The AMFF As Curator
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Jim Schottenham Joins The AMFF As Curator

The American Museum of Fly Fishing is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Schottenham as the museum’s full-time Curator. Jim will join the AMFF team on January 1, 2022. “There are very few people in the world that could fill this role perfectly, and we feel incredibly fortunate that we are able to couple...

Wildlife Forever and Yamaha Rightwaters™ Develop Alliance Against Invasive Species
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Wildlife Forever and Yamaha Rightwaters™ Develop Alliance Against Invasive Species

White Bear Lake, MN – Wildlife Forever has announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Yamaha Rightwaters™ to stop the spread of aquatic invasive species. The Clean Drain Dry Initiative strategic partnership will focus on implementing prevention marketing materials to enhance awareness and expand education throughout the fishing industry. “I am honored to be partnering...

Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival Jan. 15-16 in Doswell
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Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival Jan. 15-16 in Doswell

The Virginia Fly Fishing Festival is the largest event of its kind in the country and attracts fly anglers from across the United States and the Mid-Atlantic in particular. Nowhere else can anglers learn about the quiet sport in such a beginner-friendly environment. Our unique event combines fine wine tasting, microbrewery beer, and everything you...

MyOutdoorTV Launches Cyber Week Sweepstakes, Discounts
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MyOutdoorTV Launches Cyber Week Sweepstakes, Discounts

DENVER  – MyOutdoorTV (MOTV) is celebrating Cyber Week 2021 by offering deep discounts on its annual membership subscription and gift cards now through Monday, November 29. Fans can save 35 percent on the MOTV annual plan, which normally retails for $98.99, by using the promo code HOLIDAY35 at MyOutdoorTV.com, as well as enjoy discounts on...