UPCOMING EVENT: TACKLE WAREHOUSE PRO CIRCUIT - 2020 - Harris Chain of Lakes

Tiebreaker determines Stren Series Midwest event on Mississippi River

ONALASKA, Wis. – They say football is a game of inches and competitive bass fishing is a game of ounces. The winner of $262,125 Stren Series Midwest Division tournament presented by Evinrude on the Mississippi River was determined in the opening round – although the anglers didn’t know it. READ MORE »

Tied up on the river

Tied up on the river

ONALASKA, Wis. – After a steamy-hot final weigh-in with temperatures soaring over a hundred degrees in Onalaska, pro Dan Morehead of Paducah, Ky., emerged from the pressure-cooker of a tie competition and won the Stren Series Midwest Division event on the Mississippi River. READ MORE »

Myers wins again, takes Mississippi River co-angler title

Myers wins again, takes Mississippi River co-angler title

ONALASKA, Wis. – Mark Myers of Minneapolis, Minn., won the Co-angler Division of the Stren Series Midwest event at the Mississippi River thanks to a final-round total of 10 bass weighing 24 pounds, 2 ounces. Myers earned a 519VX Ranger plus $5,000 cash for a total award of $35,000. READ MORE »

Barnburner expected for La Crosse finals

Barnburner expected for La Crosse finals

ONALASKA, Wis. – Near-record high temperatures approaching 100 degrees are expected on the Mississippi River for Saturday’s final round of Stren Series Midwest Division competition, but don’t expect the catch rates to fall too much. Chances are, many pro finalists have already caught their limits in cooler conditions early this morning. READ MORE »

King leads Stren Series event on Mississippi River

ONALASKA, Wis. – Veteran pro Stacey King of Reeds Springs, Mo., caught five bass weighing 15 pounds, 7 ounces to lead day three of the Stren Series Midwest Division event on the Mississippi River near Onalaska, Wis. READ MORE »

Fish fit for a King

Fish fit for a King

ONALASKA, Wis. – When there are about a million fish being caught, sometimes it takes a veteran’s wisdom to come out on top. Enter Stacey King, a longtime touring pro out of Reeds Spring, Mo., who took the lead in the first half of Stren Series Midwest Division final-round competition at the Mississippi River Friday with a five-bass limit weighing 15 pounds, 7 ounces. READ MORE »

On Wisconsin

On Wisconsin

ONALASKA, Wis. – At most fishing tournaments, local anglers theoretically have a decided advantage over the itinerant anglers. But at Stren Series events held in La Crosse, Wis., the local-angler advantage is more fact than theory. READ MORE »

Johnson maintains Stren Series lead on Mississippi River

ONALASKA, Wis. – Pro Jim Johnson of La Crosse, Wis., caught 10 bass limit weighing 33 pounds, 2 ounces to lead day two of the Stren Series Midwest Division event on the Mississippi River near Onalaska, Wis. READ MORE »

Johnson keeps steaming on the Mississippi, leads opening round despite himself

Johnson keeps steaming on the Mississippi, leads opening round despite himself

ONALASKA, Wis. – If Jim Johnson had his way, he wouldn’t be leading the Stren Series Midwest Division tournament on the Mississippi River with two days remaining to fish. As it was, Johnson had his way and then some with the river bass for the second day in a row and led the Pro Division in the opening round with a two-day weight total of 33 pounds, 2 ounces. READ MORE »

Frogging the Mighty Mississippi

Frogging the Mighty Mississippi

ONALASKA, Wis. – The heat continues on the Mississippi River as the Stren Series Midwest Division tournament looks to close out its fish-filled, two-day opening round Thursday. READ MORE »

Johnson leads Stren Series event on Mississippi River

ONALASKA, Wis. – Pro Jim Johnson of Lacrosse, Wis., caught a five-bass limit weighing 18 pounds, 1 ounces to lead day one of the Stren Series Midwest Division event on the Mississippi River near Onalaska, Wis. READ MORE »

Local lands lunker largemouths, leads at La Crosse

Local lands lunker largemouths, leads at La Crosse

ONALASKA, Wis. – They caught them hard, they caught them fast, and they even caught them hot on day one of Stren Series Midwest Division competition on the Mississippi River. When all 151 five-bass limits and then some were all weighed in, it was a local, Jim Johnson, who separated himself from the pack in the Pro Division with a relatively dominating 18 pounds, 1 ounce. READ MORE »

Mississippi burning

Mississippi burning

ONALASKA, Wis. – You would think that, by heading north at this time of year, the Stren Series might be able to escape some of the summer heat. That won’t be the case this week as Midwest Division anglers kicked off their second tour stop of the season on the Mississippi River at the Minnesota-Wisconsin border with the threat of record-setting high temperatures looming over the next four days. READ MORE »