Missouri fishermen celebrate 100th anniversary of first bass tournament with reenactment

Missouri fishermen celebrate 100th anniversary of first bass tournament with reenactment
Warren Platt and Brent Wagaman were taking a trip back in time. One hundred years ago to the date, two lure manufacturers competed in the first bass tournament — a contest to see which of their surface plugs could catch the most fish.

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Fishing for the ‘water wolf’ can be challenging but rewarding

Fishing for the ‘water wolf’ can be challenging but rewarding
The northern pike is a predatory fish that has a reputation for being a hunting and eating machine. Their large teeth and the way that they attack their prey has earned them the nickname of “water wolf.”

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OUTDOORS: Weekly fishing report, June 24

OUTDOORS: Weekly fishing report, June 24
The fish report is weekly. Its accuracy depends on marinaoperators, tackle shops and local fishermen we contact. Anglerscatching large fish should send the information to Outdoor NewsService, P.O. Box 9007, San Bernardino, CA 92427, or telephone909-887-3444, so it can be included in this report. Faxes can besent to 909-887-8180. E-Mail messages or fishing reports can alsobe posted to Jim …

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BEN column – Recognizing Matthew; Ed Guth Jr. reels in biggie; Darren Fischer sendoff; Shep offers to cut grass …

BEN column – Recognizing Matthew; Ed Guth Jr. reels in biggie; Darren Fischer sendoff; Shep offers to cut grass …
Good morning! Temperatures could reach 100 degrees on Thursday.

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