Fish of the Week: Winter steelhead

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Not all is ice fishing this winter.

Tom Anderson of Michigan City, Ind. continued to do well fishing for steelhead on Trail Creek well into winter.

“Yes, there are some steelhead,” he emailed, after catching this 30-inch, 9.9-pound steelhead Dec. 29 on a pink jig and wax worm.

There are many ways to send nominations for FOTW, the weekly celebration of big fish around Chicago fishing on the Sun-Times outdoors page each Wednesday: Facebook (Dale Bowman), Twitter (@BowmanOutside) or email (

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