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Fishing The Midwest TV Returns For 35th Year

The highly acclaimed Fishing the Midwest with Mike Frisch television series begins its 35th year as episodes start airing again in early 2024 in homes throughout the Midwest.  In addition, Fishing the Midwest is also available across North America on the Sportsman Channel and worldwide on World Fishing Network and MyOutdoorTV.  All told, Fishing the Midwest will be available to over 20 million households.  

“We will continue our wide reach to households across the Midwest and well beyond,” said Mike Frisch, Fishing the Midwest’s host.  “As always, Fishing the Midwest will continue to take anglers to top close-to-home fishing destinations Midwest anglers can easily travel to.  And, in our how to segments, we’ll offer practical information that anglers can easily apply when fishing those waters.  Plus, we’ll tell interesting stories and introduce neat people we meet along the way!” 

Fishing the Midwest continues to be one of the highest-rated and most popular outdoor television shows available to anglers.  Fishing the Midwest is recognized as a leader in incorporating production qualities of the highest level into an outdoor television series that includes information and entertainment.  

New episodes of Fishing the Midwest will begin airing on January 2, 2024 on Sportsman Channel and on the weekend of January 6-7, 2024 on Bally Sports North and other carriers.  For a complete listing of topics, stations, visit

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