Glen Schmitt

Drought Is Going to Force Duck Hunting Adjustments
The ongoing drought throughout Minnesota and North and South Dakota is forcing duck hunters to adjust their plans for this fall. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON today. He says we should expect smaller broods of birds and not as many young ducks due to the dry, drought like conditi…
Bear Hunting On the Rise in Minnesota
Minnesota's bear population has been on the rise over the past few years. The DNR has indicated that the amount of those applicating for bear hunting is up to 24,600 people. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News says we haven't seen that number in more than 2 decades according to the DNR. He sa…
New Regulations Could Lead to Larger Deer Harvest
The Minnesota DNR released their new deer hunting regulations. These regulations for will allow deer hunters to shoot more than one deer in more than half the state. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON this week. He says "for deer hunters to be able to shoot more than one deer i…
Rain to Make Fish More Active [PODCAST]
Memorial Day weekend tends to be one of the busiest weekends of fishing in the state of Minnesota. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON today. He says the rain that we are seeing on Thursday is much needed and will help make the fish more active and stir up the lakes a bit.
Last Minute Tips To Ensure a Great Opener [PODCAST]
The Minnesota Walleye Fishing Opener takes place Saturday. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON today. He has some last minute tips to ensure you have a great opener. Glen suggests getting your live bait the day before and to make sure you have all the tackle you need before your leav…
New Fishing License Needed March 1st [PODCAST]
Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON today. Fishing licenses expire Monday at midnight and every angler needs to get a new license on March 1st. Glen says new this year each person must provide their own information when purchasing a license. This means a spouse can still buy a licens…