- Brian Carpenter of Rhinelander recently caught his biggest Northern Pike of theseason at an area lake. Using a 5" sucker minnow for bait, Brian caught this26-incher. He's keeping this beauty for a great meal.St. Germain's Dan English took his wife and grandchildren out on Lake Carroll. Dan hauled in this HUGE 30 1/2 inch Northern. It weighed 5 pounds. He wasusing a shiner on a tip-up. This catch is also being prepared for an upcomingsupper.And 16-year old Katie Koppa is a student at Lakeland. While fishing with herboyfriend and dad at an area lake, she landed her first Northern Pike - 19inches. I'm told this has been converted into Fish patties for the next big meal.
Story By: Joe Dufek