Fish of the Week: Largemouth bass on Wolf Lake

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It’s been a winter for largemouth bass through the ice, such as this plump one Chicagoan Kenny Williams caught on Wolf Lake.

He was jigging a golden roach near the Illinois/Indiana border. Carlton Lasker taught Williams ice fishing and Ray Hinton sent the photo.

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