Hunting and Fishing

Hunting and Fishing

News and photographs from local hunters and fishermen.

Family tradition

There will be venison on the table for the Walsh family this winter. The party of eight bagged two deer near Henderson during the opening weekend of the firearms season. Bill Walsh, far left, was again the top hunter...

Wisconsin Buck!

Gaylord native Jeff Messner shot this trophy buck two weeks ago near Alma, Wisconsin. The 10-pointer had a 17-inch spread and dressed out at 170-pounds.
The one that got away. This phrase is usually associated with fishing but it proves fitting for a deer hunting story that will be told by Sibley East senior Brett Pioske for years to come. Pioske was hunting near...

Rainy River lunker!

Eric Parrott of Gaylord caught and released this 54” sturgeon. Parrott hooked the trophy fish in April on the Rainy River. –Submitted photo


Going fishing this weekend? The Hub’s show and tell column, which features the success of area anglers and hunters, is in need of photos. Send a picture of your fishing or hunting trip to: The Gaylord Hub, P.O. Box...

Bow and arrow bucks!

Brothers Cory (left) and Lucas Uecker arrowed these dandy bucks during a November hunt in South Dakota.

Still in full velvet!

This eight-point buck, shot by Kerry Wuetherich of rural New Auburn, still had velvet on its antlers. Wuetherich shot the buck near Rochester. A hormonal defect is believed to be the reason the animal still has the...

Corn for Wildlife

The Pheasants Forever (Sibley County chapter) and the Gaylord Game Protective League organizations are again providing corn for people interested in feeding wildlife this winter. The corn bin will be open for the public on the first and...
It was an exciting deer hunt for three young hunters from the Gaylord area who bagged their first deer during the recent firearms season. Twelve-year-old Zach Steuck was less than one hour into his first hunt when he shot...

Monster Buck!

It was the deer hunt of a lifetime for Gaylord native Todd Zimmerman. He shot this 10-point buck on November 5th near Winnebago, MN. Field dressed, the trophy deer weighed more than 200-pounds. –Submitted photo