Most Wisconsin catfishermen are not aware that trotlines and bank poles are legal on some inland waters. A setline license is available for only $11. A bank pole license good for 5 poles with up to 2 hooks each is only $3. Setline licenses are also available for the Mississippi river. For more information go to: http://dnr.wi.gov/fish/regulations/2009/documents/setlinebankpole0910.pdf A steady job and the love of a good woman have been the ruination of many a good fisherman.