Ft. Gibson: October 2. Elevation above normal, water 76 and clear. Crappie slow on hair jigs, jigs, minnows and tube jigs around brush structure, docks and in the main lake.
Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair on live shad and sunfish along channels, the main lake and river channel. White bass being caught on crankbaits, in-line spinnerbaits and spinnerbaits in the main lake and around points. Report submitted by Rick Stafford, Wagoner.
Lower Illinois: October 1. Elevation normal, water 65 and clear. Trout good on hair jigs, nymphs, PowerBait and worms below the dam, tailwater and Watts WMU. Report submitted by Jeremy Bersche, game warden stationed in Sequoyah County.
Reports for Grand, Eucha, Hudson and Spavinaw were unavailable this week.