Author archives: Steven Labadie

  • Outdoor Journal Radio – September 22 2018

  • Ben Woo is the organizer of the Berkley B1 series of bass tournaments. Ben will join Angelo for a discussion about the upcoming B1 on Lake St Francis. Angelo and Pete will be on the water for this event. Seafood fraud is a lucrative business. Oceana Canada has been testing fish in stores and restaurants across Canada. Julia Levin joins Angelo with the results of their investigation and it’s pre[...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio – September 15 2018

  • Ryan Flaro was the winner of the 2016 Berkley B1 bass tournament on Lake St. Francis. Ryan joins Angelo to talk strategy as they approach the 2018 tournament on September 21/22. Ebikes are the rage in Europe but uncommon in Ontario. Colin Telfer from Eskoot Niagara joins Angelo to talk about electric bikes, and riding on the spectacular Niagara Parkway trails. On the Go Fish in Ontario segme[...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio – September 08 2018

  • Former Toronto Maple Leaf Kris King will join Angelo. Kris is the Senior Vice President of Hockey Operations for the N.H.L. Angelo will be in his glory talking about the Leafs, hockey and fishing. Andrew Walker and Jarryd Monahan are off to the World Carp Classic in Lac de Madine in France. What are they up against? They will be competing against 226 of the best carp fishermen from 20 countries[...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio – September 01 2018

  • The magic mushroom king, Jerry Ouellette, joins Angelo to talk about other natural products including a skin soap, and a skin cream. Jerry is the President of Chaga Health and Wellness. The Great Ontario Salmon Derby wrapped up last Saturday. Steve Lombardi led from wire to wire. What was it like to be on the top of the leaderboard for 8 weeks? Angelo and Steve share the story about the emotion[...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio – August 25 2018

  • Can Angelo match wits with Canadian comedian Ron James? Ron loves to fish and he shares stories about a fishing trip in Ontario and a more recent outing on the east coast fishing for mackerel. This is the final weekend for the Great Ontario Salmon Derby. The weekly winner will be announced and the grand champion will be crowned, later on Saturday as the derby wraps up. Health Canada estimate[...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio – August 18 2018

  • Debbie Hillyer from Fish Ability joins Angelo with a story about teaching kids with disabilities, how to fish, and how to live release the catch. Is a cottage a good investment? What are the tax implications and how do you avoid unnecessary taxes and family disputes over a vacation property? Tim Cestnick is a cottage owner, chartered accountant, and tax expert, and he shares his advice on cot[...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio – August 11 2018

  • Ugly Pike? Who or what, is Ugly Pike? Two fishing fanatics film their muskie fishing trips and podcast them to a big following. Angelo is joined in the studio by Frank Ungaro and Christopher Walter, with their stories of two average fishermen with the muskie bug! Tourism in Northeastern Ontario has suffered as a result of the fires in the Killarney and Temagami area. Rod Raycroft from Northeast[...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio – August 04 2018

  • Bill Barootes from the Great Ontario Salmon Derby joins Angelo with his thoughts at the halfway point of the Derby. In the past, this has been the time when the big fish hit the scales. Will the pattern be repeated this year? Vincent Spagnuolo thinks that this is a critical time for loons in North America. Many of the lakes south of the border have shrinking populations of loons or no loons at [...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio – July 28 2018

  • Wil is planning for his annual swim across Lake Couchiching to support abused kids. How long does the swim take, and are Wil’s times improving year over year? Whole Oceans is building a $75 million land based fish farm in Bucksport Maine. The plan is to capture 10% of the U.S. market for Atlantic Salmon. All fish tanks will be located on a former timber mill site. The move to fully contained lan[...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio – July 21 2018

  • Dr. Steven Cooke from the Cooke Lab at Carleton University joins Angelo with an update on his fish tagging project on the Rideau Lakes. How long does it take to capture and tag 1000 fish, and where do fishermen fit into the study? The Chaga Mushroom King, Jerry Ouellette is back with treats from the forest for Angelo to sample. What delicious treasure is on this week’s menu? New Canadian “Tween[...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio – July 14 2018

  • Scott Gardner from Outdoor Canada magazine joins Angelo with stories about his camping and kayaking fishing trips. Can you fly fish from a kayak? Which species of fish are tough to catch from a kayak? Scott will share his experience as an expert in the field. Wilderness Adventures from Toronto, takes guided overnight trips by canoe and kayak, to the 30,000 islands of Georgian Bay and to Algonqu[...]