striped bass

  • Yankee Fisherman, Thursday, June 15

    Yankee Fisherman has video from two big fishing events to share Thursday, June 15 at 1 p.m. at HAN.Network. First we’ll be on the stream for the Norwalk River One Fly. An effort by the Mianus Chapter of Trout Unlimited to take a fish census in the Norwalk River...
  • Yankee Fisherman: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017

    Fishermen lie awake at night waiting for the striper run, waiting for that chance to get up in the middle of the night to cast for them. Filmmaker Jamie Howard of Howard Films documents 1,000 miles of the striper migration, and the anglers who love to go after them,...
  • Yankee Fisherman, Thursday, July 21, 2016

    On Saturday, 34 young anglers, accompanied by 20 volunteers, got onto 17 boats and spent the day fishing Lake Lilinonah in the latest Connecticut BASS Nation High School Tournament. We’re there to see the young anglers weigh in their catches as the next generation gets some help from volunteer...
  • John Kovach, host of the Yankee Fisherman on HAN Network.

    Yankee Fisherman, Thursday, March 24

    Maine is known for lobster and its rocky coastling, but Tom McKee of Striper Maine-iac says the state is also a hotbed for striper fishing. He shares his insights with Yankee Fisherman on the lures and tactics for success in Vacationland in an interview recored at the Connecticut Surfcasters...
  • July 2: A 68 pound bass, and a heron saved

    Will Nuzzo shares his story of catching a 68-pound striped bass and Kevin Zak tells how he rescued a blue heron whose beak became entangled in a hair scrunchie. WATCH:...
  • 9/4 – Yankee Fisherman

    Shawn Britton of Flies by Britton gets us ready for fall fishing, and we revisit the report on the striper hearing from David Simpson of the DEEP....
  • 8/28 – Yankee Fisherman

    Host John Kovach talks about striper conservation and bluefish with Marine Fisheries Director David Simpson, and jig-making with Somerset Tackle owner Chris Staab, plus all the latest angling news....
  • Adam Franceschini

    3/21 — Yankee Fisherman No. 4

    Adam Franceschini of West Branch Angler, Hancock, N.Y., brings Yankee Fisherman listeners up to speed on preparations for opening day in the Empire State as he prepares to guide on the Upper Delaware River system. Adam also previews Hell or High Water, a fly fishing festival with films, events and...