Channel Catfish - No Report: Look for channel catfish around brush piles and snags along the main channel and side channels. Try fishing with stinkbait or crawlers upstream from the brush pile. Some channel catfish can also be caught fishing upstream of the wingdams.
Tailwater stage at Lock and Dam 17 at New Boston is 9 feet and rising. Tailwater stage is forecasted to reach 11 feet over the weekend. Floodstage is 15 feet.
Walleye - No Report: Walleyes can be caught on the wingdams. Try trolling or casting crankbaits. Walleyes can also be caught trolling three-way rigs with crawlers.
White Crappie - No Report: Look for crappies in the backwaters and side channels around brush piles. Try fishing with jigs and minnows or jigs and plastics.
White Bass - No Report: Look for white bass around current seams chasing minnows. Try casting jigs and twisters or inline spinners. Areas to try are rocky points and wingdams.
Source: Iowa DNR