Seeking safe ice, variable perch: Chicago fishing, Midwest Fishing Report
Perch continue to be better in the rivers than the harbors and slips on the Chicago lakefront and Ice is very iffy at best in Illinois, look more north of the Wisconsin line for ice fishing; those two threads lead this sprawling raw-file Midwest Fishing Report.
Dennis "Bigbo" Ocasio sent the photo above and this explanation:
Getting it done.
Hey Dale me and a buddy of mine hit the Chicago River up this is our catch for the past 2 days I'm very happy with that Chicago River ...