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Northern Michigan spring: Cold, wet and steelhead-y

The spring has been cold and wet not only for anglers, but for the fish they are angling for.

The steelhead fishing in some rivers has been slowed a bit by this cold spring, says Heather Hettinger, Department of Natural Resources fisheries management biologist for the central Lake Michigan management unit. She oversees watersheds from the Platte, which dumps into Lake Michigan in Benzie County, to the Mackinac Bridge.

"The only river that has had a good run prior to this really has been the Betsy, and the Betsy has been good since the last two weeks of March," said Hettinger.  more...

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