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"Simply Fishing"

Simply Fishing host, Bob Mehsikomer, educates viewers on fishing techniques and shows them how to catch fish, including the correct times and locations. Bob practices C.P.R.-Catch, Photo & Release.the future of fishing depends on it. Sat 6PM, Sun 10AM, Mon 8AM


"Fishing The Midwest "

Join Bob Jensen as he reveals how to catch more Walleyes, Bass, Northern's, Panfish or Catfish and to be a successful angler as you fish close to home. Sat 7:30PM, Sun 11:30AM, Mon 9:30AM


"Dimestore Fishermen" 

Join Canadian Jim Hoey, as he takes you on fishing adventures coast to coast in Canada.
The Dimestore Fishermen supply you with heavy striking and critical information that will catch more fish. Tue 9:30PM, Wed 11:30AM, Wed 7:30PM


"The Fishing Show"

"The Fishing Show" is hosted by life long fisherman, Mike Kussro of Batavia . Mike has developed a quality field staff made up of the top fishermen in the area. Although the majority of the shows are taped in the Midwest, Mike and his staff have aired shows from Lake Baccarac , Mexico , to Ontario , Canada . Mike pursues everthing from Crappie to Muskies. Mondays 1PM & 9PM, Thur 1AM & 9AM

"Lindner's Fishing Edge" 

America's famous fishing brothers, Al and Ron Lindner, along with their sons Jim, Bill and Don, plus longtime cohort Dan Sura battle Smallmouth, Walleyes, Northerns and Muskies on "Lindner's Fishing Edge" Tuesdays 9PM, Wed 11AM & 7PM


"Jason Mitchell Outdoors"

Taking over from his friend and mentor, Tony Dean, Jason's show features some of the greatest fishing opportunities in the Dakota's and the Upper Midwest. Sat 6:30PM, Sun 10:30AM, Mon 8:30AM


"Babe Winkelman"

TV-17 is proud to carry both of Babe's programs, "Good Fishing" and "Outdoor Secrets" Babe offers great fishing and hunting tips, plus his wife Kris offers up some great recipes for preparing wild game & fish in the Kris' Kitchen segment of each show. GF Sun 12AM & 8AM Mon 10AM, OS Sun 12:30 & 8:30AM, Mon 10:30AM


"Illinois Outdoors"

"Good Fishing is not that far away" is the theme of "Illinois Outdoors" as stated by host Don Dziedzina. Don fishes at locations easily accessible from the Chicago area, including Lake Michigan, Lake Erie, the Fox River, Illinois River and other local favorites. Tue 9:30PM, Wed 11:30AM & 7:30PM.


"The All Outdoors Show"

Co-hosted by Don Dziedzina & Rich Komar. This studio show has guests from the fishing and outdoor industry and features new and unusual products. Plus fishing and outdoor tips from Ron Miltzow and photo & tip contests to win FREE fishing tackle. Mon 1:30 & 9:30PM, Tue 1:30PM


" Midwest Bass Fishin' and Huntin' Adventures"

Join Steve Rogers and the crew for bass fishing in Oklahoma , bow hunting in Illinois or duck hunting in Arkansas . Steve, Scott and the rest of the crew spend 160 days a year on the road to bring this great series to TV-17. Mon 12:30 & 8:30PM, Tue 6:30PM.


"Outdoorsman Adventures"

Host Gary Howey takes you to some of the hottest fishing and hunting locations in the Midwest . You'll go along on an Antelope hunt in Wyoming or learn what it takes to land giant Catfish in Nebraska 's Platte River . Sat 7PM, Sun 11AM, Mon 9AM


" Midwest Outdoors"

"Midwest Outdoors" is a weekly program for the Outdoorsman who enjoys fishing, hunting, boating, canoeing, camping, hiking and snowmobiling. Programs focus on the ten-state area of the upper Midwest . TV-17 carries both the 30 and 60 minute versions of the show. Sun 9AM & 7PM, Mon 11AM


"TV-17 Sports"

Starting in August, TV-17 covers high school football of all the teams in our coverage area: Kaneland, Geneva , Burlington Central, Hampshire, Hiawatha and Stillman Valley . In November TV-17 starts basketball coverage of the above mentioned schools, plus Indian Creek, Hinckley-Big Rock, Somonauk, Leland & Earlville.


"Motorsports Unlimited"

If its' got a motor and goes fast then Bill Wildt will tell you all about it. Whether it's boating on the Fox River , watching the action at La Salle Speedway, taking in the many car shows, or giving you the history of American Motors, check out Motorsports Unlimited. Fri 6PM, Sat 10AM, Mon 6PM



Ken Brown and Dave Reed bring you 30 minutes of railroading every week on TV-17. Based in Chicago , the railroad capital of the United States , Trackside visits railroad "hotspots" not only in Chicago , but throughout the U.S. and into Canada and Europe . Fri 7PM, Sat 11AM, Mon 7PM.


"TV-17 Car Show"

Trying to sell a boat, ATV, snowmobile, truck, RV, car or motorcycle? No problem, just list it on this show. We'll take the picture, put text information on screen and do the voice over. Everyday at 2, 3, 10 & 11PM


"TV-17 Real Estate Show"

Homes and property for sale throughout the TV-17 viewing area. Local real estate agents place their listings on this show and you the viewer can look for a new home through the comfort of your living room television. Everyday at 2:30, 3:30, 10:30 & 11:30PM.