The late Bob Ellis row-trolling in his 12-foot Shell Lake skiff.
When taking part in events that honor departed souls, it's easy to look past their names and let them blend into obscurity with all those great folks we've memorialized in roads, bridges and schools.
We don't do that in disrespect. We're just focused on current events and here-and-now goals, not those whose lives inspired them.
That seldom happens at the Bob Ellis Classic memorial row-trolling muskie tournament, which held its 10th annual event June 15 on Big, Crab, Clear, Papoose and Presque Isle lakes in Vilas County. ...