On 28 May 2014, Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced a $756,350 federal investment that will go to the Rock Island County Metropolitan Mass Transit District for the construction of a new Channel Cat
Passenger Ferryboat Terminal on the Mississippi River in Moline.
However, a few years ago I shot a turkey in the morning, dressed it out and used the liver for catfish bait in the afternoon--and caught several nice channel cat
The highlight of the day was a nice catfish, a channel cat
of five-plus pounds, that set the hook himself.
Highlights of the ride will include: -- A Mexican fiesta dinner with fun, food and dance, as well as night Frisbee in Sterling/Rock Falls -- Dinner and an opportunity to tour the John Deere Pavilion in Moline, as well as a chance to ride a Channel Cat
water taxi along the Mississippi River -- Architectural tours of historic Quincy and evening entertainment at the Backwaters night club.
We had frogs, turtles, muskrats, minks, Kentucky spotted bass, channel cat
fish, big mouth bass, mud cat, minnows, creek chubs that we used for bait," recalls Chapman, an avid hunter and fisherman.
A 54-pound channel cat
was recently boated by Ron Staub of Orange using mackerel.