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This week, Outdoors Radio features Mercury Marine business district manager Debbie Priepke, charter captain “Dumper Dan” Welsch, and Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin executive director David Clutter. Jeff reports on preparations for the first MWC walleye tournament of the open-water season. Join Dan at a fundraiser and roast at State Fair on March 6 and on his annual trip to Lake of the Woods in September.

Debbie Priepke, Mercury Marine business district manager for Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, invites listeners to catch seminars for youth anglers on March 9 and 10 at the Milwaukee Sports Show, where the first 75 attendees 16 and younger will receive free fishing tackle and more. (,

Charter captain Dumper Dan Welsch reports anglers are already catching lake and brown trout in open water on Lake Michigan north of Sheboygan and says the charter season may begin early this year due to mild weather. (,

David Clutter, executive director of the Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin, encourages listeners to contribute to the Cherish Wisconsin Outdoors Fund when they renew their hunting and fishing licenses or boat and recreational vehicle registrations. (

Giveaway: To enter the drawing for a pair of tickets to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Sports Show, call 414-297-7554 or email Leave your name, number and email address and mention the Sports Show giveaway.

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