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  • Pro's Quick Tip: Deep Thoughts With Davis
  • Lakes like Kentucky, Ouachita, Sam Rayburn and Toledo Bend Reservoir are great off-shore fisheries. Sure they hold plenty of shallow-water fish, but it's the creek channels, humps and structure elements that draw Davis offshore. Davis heads offshore to ...
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  • 12/7/2016 4:00:15 PM
  • Kentucky: Shad Eradication on Elmer Davis Lake Dec. 12-30
  • FRANKFORT, Ky. — Elmer Davis Lake in Owen County will be closed to the public from Dec. 12-30 as part of an effort to eliminate gizzard shad. Fisheries biologists with the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources plan to spray the 149-acre Owen .
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  • 12/6/2016 6:57:25 AM
  • Clift Leads Team Championship Classic Fish-Off
  • That may be true, but boy, oh boy, did Scott Clift have a fantastic start to the Bassmaster Team Championship Classic Fish-Off tournament on Kentucky Lake. The 39-year old Dadeville, Mo., resident boated a five-bass limit that weighed 17 pounds ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 12/2/2016 11:37:09 PM
  • Colorado duo wins team title
  • They boated a 2-day total of 37-10 on Kentucky Lake, which not only clinched the team title, but gave each angler a 1-in-6 chance of fishing in the 2017 Bassmaster Classic next March. Not long after they hoisted the team championship trophies over their ..
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  • 12/2/2016 6:50:49 PM
  • Kentucky biodiesel leak suffocates thousands of fish
  • Thousands of fish have been killed by 3,000 gallons of biodiesel that leaked into a river from a truck stop in Kentucky, US. The diesel leaked into Little Eagle Creek near Sadieville in early to mid-November from a branch of the national Love’s Travel ...
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  • 12/2/2016 4:27:39 PM
  • Gift Ideas from Kentucky DFW
  • FRANKFORT, Ky. – One by one, the photographs appear on the display screen in the darkened Commission Room at Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources headquarters, and the people gathered around the conference table discuss the merits of each ...
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  • 12/2/2016 7:52:16 AM
  • Bio-diesel leak in northern Scott County kills thousands of fish
  • Donovan said the cleanup is still in progress and would “take a long time” to complete with no definite date set. The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Kentucky Department for Natural Resources are two state agencies have been involved ...
  • Kentucky.com
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  • 12/1/2016 4:40:10 AM
  • First Day Results of National Team Bass Fishing Championship on Kentucky Lake
  • Bass fishing tips, tricks, and tactics. Includes articles, videos, news, and forums for beginning to advanced anglers. The largest bass fishing site on the Web! The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide PARIS, Tenn. — When soaking rains and cold ...
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  • 12/1/2016 2:17:01 AM
  • Fishing report: Fall crappie bite has picked up
  • I fished the main channel going upstream with there being no current. I only caught small fish and made a change to the shallow flats and caught three nice Kentucky bass on a small red deep diving crank bait. Visit melsfishingtales.com. • Paul Neighbours .
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  • 11/30/2016 2:56:58 PM
  • Kentucky Lake to host Toyota Bonus Bucks Team Championship
  • But when Menendez fishes for fun, he heads home to Paducah, Ky., and nearby Kentucky Lake. At a sprawling 160,000 acres, it's a great place to wet a line and enjoy time alone, with family, or a few friends. Ranked No. 12 on Bassmaster Magazine's 100 Best .
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  • 11/30/2016 7:11:41 AM
  • Kentucky Lake to host Toyota Bonus Bucks Team Championship
  • But when Menendez fishes for fun, he heads home to Paducah, Ky., and nearby Kentucky Lake. At a sprawling 160,000 acres, it's a great place to wet a line and enjoy time alone, with family, or a few friends. Ranked No. 12 on Bassmaster Magazine's 100 Best .
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  • 11/29/2016 2:43:51 PM
  • Frankfort museum has new exhibit on fishing reels
  • FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Capital City Museum in Frankfort has opened a new exhibit displaying rare fishing reels known as Frankfort or Kentucky reels. Curator John Downs says the multiplying reel was perfected in Frankfort, and the exhibit has examples of ...
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  • 11/28/2016 11:38:55 AM
  • Historic Kentucky Reels on Display in Frankfort
  • FRANKFORT, Ky. – Many anglers in Kentucky don't realize our state's rich contribution to fishing technology and angling history. Those who use a baitcasting reel to flip a 1/2-ounce black and blue jig to an isolated stump owe a debt of gratitude to ...
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  • 11/28/2016 6:59:44 AM
  • Frankfort museum has new exhibit on fishing reels
  • Capital City Museum in Frankfort has opened a new exhibit displaying rare fishing reels known as Frankfort or Kentucky reels. Curator John Downs says the multiplying reel was perfected in Frankfort, and the exhibit has examples of all four major Frankfort
  • Kentucky.com
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  • 11/28/2016 4:36:34 AM
  • BAYLESS: Fishermen in search of a new crappie fishing spot
  • Well, maybe a beer or two! What brought this conversation on was Jim’s heartfelt concerns for the habitat situation at their favorite fishing hole, Kentucky Lake. “I understand the lake was not built for the sole purpose of the sportsman and it serves ...
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  • 11/26/2016 7:48:03 PM
  • Lawmakers will consider friends fishing exemption
  • A bill prefiled for the 2017 Kentucky General Assembly calls for a new fishing license exemption for friends and invited guests of private landowners when fishing on their property. State Reps. Addia Wuchner, R-Florence, and Marie Rader, R-McKee ...
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  • 11/20/2016 1:14:18 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife Crews Track Invasive Carp During 'Carp Blitz'
  • Regional Fish and Wildlife crews gathered in several locations along the Kentucky and Barkley lakes for a three day ‘Carp Blitz’ in a collective effort to track the invasive Asian carp species. Approximately 30 people gathered in locations along ...
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  • 11/14/2016 10:03:58 PM
  • Vintage Snappy Saturday – The Fishing Cabin of My Dreams
  • Knotty Pine……VCT………vintage furniture AND a fabulous lamp……..Yes, this IS the fishing cabin of my dreams! Postcard Image Albany Kentucky Wisdo ms Fishing Camp 1950s Postcard from seller refried.jeans
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  • 11/12/2016 8:30:18 AM
  • Arkansas duo wins Bass Cat team event
  • The winners finished with a total to 26.83 pounds. That was a little more than a half-pound better than the runners-up, three-time winners Brad Kell and John Morris of Kentucky. The field fished Table Rock, Taneycomo and Bull Shoals lakes on day 1 and the
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  • 11/11/2016 12:17:34 AM
  • BassCats take fishing to a new level
  • Matthews introduced the two Bass Cats teams of two anglers each. They each qualified as state champions and were able to go to nationals held at Kentucky Lake this past August. The fishermen were Laney Birdsong and Hunter Davis of Bainbridge Middle School
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  • 11/8/2016 10:32:34 PM
  • BASS FISHING: Laker anglers find success
  • Less than favorable conditions on Kentucky Lake did not stop the senior team of Toby Allbritten (left) and Ben Gardner (right) from a second place finish in Saturday’s season opener for the CCHS Bass Fishing Team. The duo weighed a limit of five ...
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  • 11/2/2016 7:09:06 AM
  • Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Testing Deer for Disease
  • Kentucky is participating in a three-state effort to test white-tailed deer for the presence of bovine tuberculosis. While bovine tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease that primarily affects cattle, it also can infect deer. The disease has not been ..
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  • 11/1/2016 10:23:34 AM
  • Sport fish regs to be set
  • During the proposal recommendations at the September meeting, the TFWC requested that the TWRA consider lowering the creel limit on crappie from 30 to 20 fish per day on Kentucky Lake. TWRA Fisheries Division Chief Frank Fiss will present information about
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  • 10/30/2016 5:42:35 PM
  • Sport Fish Regulations Set at October TFWC Meeting
  • The TFWC had requested the TWRA consider lowering the creel limit for crappie from 30 to 20 fish per day on Kentucky Lake. After the amendment to the proclamation passed in the fisheries committee on Thursday, the full commission passed the regulation Frid
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  • 10/30/2016 2:54:58 AM
  • All you can eat, donations only Fish Fry at Pickett's Chapel UMC
  • The Annual Fish Fry and Fundraising Auction will be held at Pickett's Chapel United Methodist Church, 3047 Portland Road, Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky, on Saturday, October 29th, 2016. Food will be served beginning at 4pmCT/5pmET, and the Auction will
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  • 10/29/2016 9:22:42 AM
  • Alltech sees building plants globally for fish oil alternative
  • ason Smith reports for undercurrentnews that Kentucky-based Alltech is willing to invest in overseas algae production plants closer to its feed customers if demand for its products as a fish oil supplement grows, according to Keith Filer. The company’s ...
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  • 10/27/2016 5:14:31 AM
  • Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Officials Plot 'Carp Blitz' for November 8-10
  • The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is organizing a “Carp Blitz” next month to shed some light on the growing population of invasive Asian carp in Kentucky and Barkley lakes. The event will take place November 8-10. The U.S. Fish and ...
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  • 10/26/2016 8:03:20 PM
  • Ky Fish and Wildlife News: Asian carp blitz set for Nov. 8-10
  • (10/25/16) — State and federal agencies, working in cooperation with volunteers, commercial anglers and fish processors, are launching a “Carp Blitz” on Nov. 8-10 to help gauge the population of invasive Asian carp in Kentucky and Barkley lakes.
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  • 10/24/2016 11:54:46 PM
  • Kentucky: Meeting Set for Oct. 25 to Discuss Lakes Kentucky, Barkley
  • FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will conduct a public meeting Oct. 25 to discuss fisheries issues affecting western Kentucky. Western District Fisheries Biologist Paul Rister will present information on crappie and .
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  • 10/21/2016 7:30:29 AM
  • Fishing report for Oct. 20
  • BULL SHOALS: Low 70s, clear, 4 feet low. Outlook: 125 Marina reports: Smallmouth and Kentucky bass good in 20 feet of water on Trick Worms and Brush Hogs; largemouth bass good early on topwater baits and spinnerbaits; catfish fair on juglines with cut bait
  • The Kansas City Star
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  • 10/19/2016 3:58:07 AM
  • Ledge Fishing Secrets
  • My day with DeFoe was his first of 2.5 prefishing days for an early-June Elite event on Kentucky Lake. Although DeFoe has fished Kentucky Lake enough to “know it fairly well,” he still had only about 30 hours to solve the puzzle that was worth a 6 ...
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  • 10/18/2016 2:50:42 PM
  • Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Three state resort parks for great fall fishing
  • The dramatically cooler nights of the last few weeks are a blessing for anglers. These longer, colder nights pull the residual heat from the water, signaling to game fish that it is time to fatten up on the fall harvest of baitfish born earlier in the year
  • The Sentinel Echo
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  • 10/17/2016 10:34:11 AM
  • Fish Hut Pizza acquires KFC building
  • PRINCETON—Fish Hut Pizza will fill Princeton’s vacant former Kentucky Fried Chicken building, 1920 W Broadway Street, within the next few weeks. Fish Hut Pizza manager Katie Miller said they signed a three-year lease for the building. “
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  • 10/17/2016 12:04:16 AM
  • 2016 KBF OPEN Toledo Bend Final Results
  • With his win Scotch (and nine others) qualified for the KBF National Championship on Kentucky Lake in March of 2017. He won $3,000 and a customized BlackPak from YakAttack. He fished from a Hobie Pro Angler 12 and used Johnny Morris BPS rods and reels.
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  • 10/16/2016 1:59:59 AM
  • Kentucky Parks provide fantastic fall fishing
  • The dramatically cooler nights of the last few weeks are a blessing for anglers. These longer, colder nights pull the residual heat from the water, signaling to game fish that it is time to fatten up on the fall harvest of baitfish born earlier in the year
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  • 10/13/2016 9:01:42 PM
  • Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Three State Resort Parks for Great Fall Fishing
  • The dramatically cooler nights of the last few weeks are a blessing for anglers. These longer, colder nights pull the residual heat from the water, signaling to game fish that it is time to fatten up on the fall harvest of baitfish born earlier in the year
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  • 10/13/2016 2:17:51 AM
  • Splashy Kentucky Fish Declared 'Threatened'
  • (CN) - A colorful Appalachian fish known for elaborate mating dances of splashing about in shallow water has been designated a "threatened" species, deserving protection from the Endangered Species Act. The United States Fish and Wildlife Service, which ..
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  • 10/12/2016 7:19:41 AM
  • Fishing report for Oct. 13
  • BULL SHOALS: Low 70s, clear, 2 feet low. Outlook: 125 Marina reports: Smallmouth and Kentucky bass good on shallow-running baits; catfish good on juglines with cut bait; walleyes good trolling 25 feet down on worms and deep-running crankbaits. Below the ..
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  • 10/12/2016 3:37:47 AM
  • Kentucky: Trophy Bass Propagation Program Seeks Brood Stock
  • FRANKFORT, Ky.— Now that water temperatures are settling downward for the fall, the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is resuming its trophy bass propagation program. The program only accepts trophy-sized largemouth bass from anglers.
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  • 10/11/2016 7:06:33 AM
  • Cut chip portion sizes, fish shops urged
  • Together they vastly outnumber some of the UK's biggest fast food outlets, according to the federation, which include 1,250 McDonalds outlets and 840 Kentucky Fried Chicken branches. Mr Crook explained that many fish and chip shops offer larger portions to
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  • 10/7/2016 12:54:54 PM
  • Fishing report for Oct. 6
  • BULL SHOALS: Mid-70s, clear, 1 foot low. Outlook: 125 Marina reports: Smallmouth and Kentucky bass good early and at night on shallow-running baits; catfish good on juglines with cut bait; walleyes good trolling 25 feet down on worms and deep-running ...
  • The Kansas City Star
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  • 10/5/2016 4:21:52 AM
  • Southeastern Kentucky Fish Protected Under Endangered Species Act With
  • Kentucky Arrow Darter Lost From Half Its Range Due to Mountaintop Removal Kentucky arrow darter photo by Dr. Matthew R. Thomas, Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. This photo is available for media use. “The Kentucky arrow darter and the ..
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  • 10/4/2016 4:18:53 PM
  • Fishing around for produce
  • The Kentucky Proud program, established through the Kentucky Department of Agriculture, not only encourages the consumer to buy locally grown food, it also assists local farmers with the produce. But while fish is seldom categorized as ‘produce,’ it is ...
  • The Sentinel Echo
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  • 9/30/2016 5:13:44 PM
  • Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Opens 4,600 Acres for Hunting
  • Public lands for hunting in Kentucky have increased by more than 4,600 acres. The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife said Wednesday they have opened six new properties, including two in western Kentucky. Additions to properties include 842 acres in .
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  • 9/29/2016 4:46:18 PM
  • Fishing report for Sept. 29
  • BULL SHOALS: 80 degrees, clear, normal. Outlook: 125 Marina reports: Smallmouth and Kentucky bass excellent at night on green or pumpkin-colored topwater baits; catfish good on juglines and trotlines with cut bait; walleyes fair 20 to 25 feet down on ...
  • The Kansas City Star
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  • 9/28/2016 5:27:27 AM
  • Now is Prime Time to Catch Stream Smallmouth Bass on Topwater Lures
  • "We are 10 degrees behind, water temperature wise, than usual for this time of year," said David Baker, Central Fisheries District biologist for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. "The water is usually cooler by now." Although the ...
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  • 9/26/2016 5:29:49 AM
  • Sen. Max Wise - Today is Hunting & Fishing Day in KY
  • FRANKFORT, KY (23 Sep 2016) As a member of the Kentucky Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus, I proudly joined like-minded sportsmen-legislators from across the nation in celebrating the 44th National Hunting and Fishing Day on Saturday, September 24.
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  • 9/24/2016 11:01:28 AM
  • Porter to fish in Kentucky Junior Bassmasters State Championship
  • Local student Cole Porter will be fishing this weekend in the Kentucky Bass Federation’s Kentucky Junior Bassmasters State Championship at Barren River Lake. The tournament will be held Satuday, Sept. 24 and Sunday, Sept. 25. Porter will have a chance to .
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  • 9/23/2016 6:19:18 PM
  • Commonwealth a hunting, fishing destination
  • Not surprisingly, these outdoor activities are a major driver of our economy, with the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources estimating the annual impact at nearly $6 billion. Their direct support through applicable taxes, tags and license fees
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  • 9/22/2016 5:05:56 AM
  • Fishing report for Sept. 22
  • BULL SHOALS: Low-80s, clear, normal. Outlook: 125 Marina reports: Smallmouth and Kentucky bass excellent at night on green or pumpkin-colored topwater baits; catfish good on juglines and trotlines with cut bait; walleyes fair 20 to 25 feet down on bottom .
  • The Kansas City Star
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  • 9/21/2016 5:14:16 AM
  • Fall for Trout all over Kentucky
  • Anglers treasure the fall months in Kentucky. The shortening periods of daylight and the cooler, drier air bring welcome relief from summer and bring on the fall colors. It's during this time of transition that some of the best fishing of the year can be h
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  • 9/20/2016 5:15:27 AM
  • Barga Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament on Kentucky Lake
  • Bass fishing tips, tricks, and tactics. Includes articles, videos, news, and forums for beginning to advanced anglers. The largest bass fishing site on the Web! The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 12, 2016) – Stephen Barga ..
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  • 9/13/2016 1:56:10 AM
  • Graham Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament on Barren River
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 12, 2016) – Brett Graham of Cold Spring, Kentucky, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 16 pounds, 6 ounces, Sunday to win the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Mountain Division Super Tournament .
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  • 9/13/2016 1:27:32 AM
  • Down In Dularge! More Great Redfish Action!
  • John Bodarky had never fished our area and I know he's hooked for sure now. Tim has been a regular now for over 10 years and really loves the wetlands as he's from Kentucky. We fished numerous locations and found fish everywhere we went but a lot of them .
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  • 9/8/2016 5:39:50 PM
  • 5 of the best freshwater fishing destinations in the US
  • Kentucky Lake runs North to South along the Western tip of Kentucky and nearly the entire western border of Tennessee. This lake is the largest man-made lake East of the Mississippi River. It contains every species of freshwater fish and because of its ...
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  • 9/8/2016 3:02:21 PM
  • Hundreds more fish dying off Jersey Shore: A view from above
  • Resident Vicky Hain said Little Egg Harbor municipal workers on Monday morning vacuumed the fish out of a lagoon that goes directly into the bay between Louisiana Drive and Kentucky Drive. . “They cleared most of the lagoon out but there’s still ...
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  • 8/29/2016 7:14:36 AM
  • Data Breach at Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Reveals Customer Info
  • A data breach at the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife has revealed some customer information. The investigation is ongoing, but it appears the data accessed were names, addresses, birth dates, phone numbers, email addresses, and the last four ...
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  • 8/26/2016 2:56:17 PM
  • Data breach at KY Dept. of Fish & Wildlife
  • FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources says there has been a data breach at the organization, and some of its customers’ information was illegally accessed. Officials say the compromised data includes customers ...
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  • 8/26/2016 10:45:45 AM
  • Data breach at Kentucky Fish and Wildlife
  • FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife says their system was breached and customer information was released. The department says they acted immediately to fix the breach and notified the Commonwealth Office of Technology (COT).
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  • 8/26/2016 9:41:20 AM
  • KY Department of Fish & Wildlife resource data illegally accessed
  • The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources (Fish and Wildlife) says that customer information was illegally accessed by an unauthorized third party sometime in late August. Officials say the department acted immediately to fix the vulnerability
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  • 8/26/2016 3:50:34 AM
  • Oregon’s Kayak Bass Fishing Tournament Series Celebrates Its First Season
  • who are competing regionally for a chance to fish in the 2017 Kayak Bass Fishing National Championship at Kentucky Lake in Paris, Tennessee in March. The top two anglers in the Angler of the Year standings at the end of the season’s final tournament at ...
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  • 8/16/2016 8:30:16 PM
  • Ky Fish and Wildlife News: Waterfowl blind drawings set
  • Ky Fish and Wildlife News: Waterfowl blind drawings set Lee McClellan, Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources bgamplifier.com The dates are now set for the annual waterfowl blind drawings for Doug Travis, Lake Barkley, Barren River Lake ...
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  • 8/16/2016 10:28:59 AM
  • McCord Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament on Rend Lake
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide WHITTINGTON, Ill. (Aug. 15, 2016) – Neil McCord of West Frankfort, Kentucky, brought a five bass limit totaling 17 pounds, 10 ounces, to the scale Saturday to win the Bass Fishing League (BFL) Illini Division ...
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  • 8/16/2016 12:20:31 AM
  • McCord Cranks to Win on Rend
  • Neil McCord of West Frankfort, Kentucky, brought a five-bass limit totaling 17 pounds, 10 ounces, to the scale Saturday to win the fourth FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Illini Division tournament of 2016 on Rend Lake presented by Navionics. McCord earned $5
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  • 8/15/2016 7:55:40 PM
  • Kentucky Lawmakers fish for solution to growing bear, carp numbers
  • Kentucky State wildlife officials are working hard to control black bear and Asian carp numbers. "Asian carp is something [the Interim Joint Committee] needs to take very seriously," says Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Resources Commissioner Greg Johnson.
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  • 8/14/2016 7:13:54 PM
  • KSP, Kentucky Fish and Wildlife investigate boating crash
  • KNOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) Kentucky State Police and the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife are investigating a boating crash. The crash occurred around 9 p.m. Saturday at the Carr Creek Marina, they said. Five people were on the boat when it happened.
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  • 8/14/2016 4:40:36 AM
  • Garrett Wins Classic Bracket Tournament on Kentucky Lake
  • Garrett Wins Classic Bracket Tournament on Kentucky Lake Bethel University, won the Bassmaster College Series Classic Bracket tournament at Kentucky Lake Saturday PARIS, Tenn. — Some of John Garrett’s earliest bass fishing memories come from days spent ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 8/7/2016 10:53:58 AM
  • Lawmakers fish for solutions on state’s growing bear, carp numbers
  • Black bears and Asian carp came to Kentucky years ago uninvited. Now that they are apparently here to stay, state Fish and Wildlife officials are working hard to control their numbers. Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Resources Commissioner Greg Johnson told the
  • Grayson County News Gazette
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  • 8/5/2016 6:55:57 PM
  • Alabama anglers lead High School Championship
  • The two anglers from Tuscaloosa, Ala., caught five bass weighing 20 pounds, 3 ounces, to lead high school bass fishing's national championship, underway this week on Kentucky and Barkley lakes. "We had a good practice, catching mostly 3-pounders ...
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  • 8/5/2016 12:26:25 AM
  • College Anglers Advance To Second Round Of Classic Bracket Event on Kentucky Lak
  • College Anglers Advance To Second Round Of Classic Bracket Event on Kentucky Lake College Anglers Advance To Second Round Of Classic Bracket Event on Kentucky Lake PARIS, Tenn. — Bethel University’s John Garrett already had a limit of fish in his ...
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  • 8/4/2016 11:50:37 PM
  • Area high schools tops in fishing
  • The awards were given to the teams that fished all four tournaments and were the most consistent during the 2016 fishing season. Both will represent Indiana at the 2016 National Championship on Kentucky Lake.
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  • 7/29/2016 12:09:04 PM
  • Salato Wildlife Education Center hosts Hunting and Fishing Day
  • FRANKFORT—The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will host a celebration in honor of National Hunting and Fishing Day at the Salato Wildlife Education Center in Frankfort on Saturday, Aug. 6. Activities and demonstrations will run from 11 .
  • The Sentinel Echo
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  • 7/29/2016 10:00:13 AM
  • Bevin should name first woman to Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission
  • The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission was formed when a number of sportsmen across the state urged the legislature to create an agency (Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Resources) and an oversight body (commission) that would be free from political influence
  • Kentucky.com
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  • 7/29/2016 7:22:44 AM
  • Fox Creek’s Hall signs fishing scholarship with SCAD
  • Busy times are ahead for Hall, who with fishing buddy Cuyler McKie qualified to compete in the High School National Championships at Kentucky Lake on Aug. 4-6. But McKie, 15, also qualified for another tournament and, as luck would have it, both are on the
  • SavannahNow
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  • 7/28/2016 12:35:54 AM
  • Proper handling helps fish thrive after summertime catch and release
  • “Catch and release works and is a good thing,” said Dave Dreves, assistant director of fisheries for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. “But, if you don’t handle the fish properly, your good intentions can be reversed.
  • The Harlan Daily
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  • 7/27/2016 11:52:57 PM
  • Milligan: Auburndale High's Chism, Williams to fish for national title
  • Austin Chism and Jackson Williams will put Auburndale High School on the national map in high school bass fishing for the first time next week on Kentucky Lake. Chism and Williams, members of the Lakeland Junior Bassmasters, will compete in the third ...
  • The Ledger
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  • 7/27/2016 6:13:31 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife needs diversity
  • The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission was formed 100 years ago to provide for the conservation of our native fish and wildlife resources. At a time of record population lows, a number of sportsmen across the state urged the Legislature to create an ...
  • The State Journal Frankfurt KY
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  • 7/23/2016 9:27:22 PM
  • Hallucinations from toxin in fish are rare but potent
  • A Kentucky man emailed that he was doing research on nightmare weke and wondered whether I knew of recent cases here. Because I hadn’t written about this odd illness, also called hallucinatory fish poisoning, for years, I wondered, too. Read More
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  • 7/23/2016 10:21:39 AM
  • From Athlete to Coach
  • While Combs' on-the-water college fishing career might be ending, a whole new chapter of college fishing has just materialized for the Kentucky native. Combs looks to the future of college fishing now with a similar but different mindset as a coach.
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  • 7/22/2016 5:43:40 AM
  • From Athlete to Coach
  • While Combs’ on-the-water college fishing career might be ending, a whole new chapter of college fishing has just materialized for the Kentucky native. Combs looks to the future of college fishing now with a similar but different mindset as a coach.
  • OutdoorsFIRST
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  • 7/22/2016 5:00:43 AM
  • OUTDOORS: Heat pushes fish to deeper waters
  • Temperatures into the 90s over the past week have pushed the water temperatures at Kentucky and Barkley lakes into the mid-80s and higher. The fish have responded by moving to the deep, main lake dropoffs and ledges to stay in their temperature comfort zon
  • Leaf Chronicle
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  • 7/20/2016 11:03:59 PM
  • Spring All Stars: 2016 NKY bass fishing
  • Spring All Stars: 2016 NKY bass fishing The following are Northern Kentucky bass fishing all stars for the Cincinnati Enquirer and Community Recorder. Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/2a64ow1
  • Cincinnati
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  • 7/18/2016 11:42:09 PM
  • The areas best summer fishing destinations
  • Lake Ouachita is a sportsman's paradise this time of year around and the fishing is usually incredible. The Kentucky bass are starting to school, especially on cloudy days. They are also schooling early in the morning and late afternoon on days it is not .
  • The Courier Online
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  • 7/18/2016 10:01:56 PM
  • Summer fishing offers destinations
  • Lake Ouachita is a sportsman's paradise this time of year around and the fishing is usually incredible. The Kentucky bass are starting to school, especially on cloudy days. They are also schooling early in the morning and late afternoon on days it is not .
  • The Courier Online
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  • 7/17/2016 3:00:47 PM
  • Salato Wildlife Education Center Hosts Hunting and Fishing Day
  • The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will host a celebration in honor of National Hunting and Fishing Day at the Salato Wildlife Education Center in Frankfort on Saturday, Aug. 6. Activities and demonstrations will run from 11 a.m. to 4 p
  • wmky.org
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  • 7/16/2016 9:14:12 PM
  • Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Acquires Property in Pulaski County
  • FRANKFORT—The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources has acquired more than 2,900 acres in eastern Pulaski County. The property will be named Rockcastle River Wildlife Management Area due to its proximity to this designated Kentucky wild river.
  • The Sentinel Echo
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  • 7/15/2016 10:23:59 AM
  • HHS juniors to fish in Bassmaster High School National Championship
  • Gregory and Holcomb will join other high school anglers Aug. 2-6 in Paris, Tenn. where the two will compete on Kentucky Lake for the national championship. Gregory said he got his start in fishing when he was a little kid. “My dad has been fishing since ..
  • Shelby County Reporter
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  • 7/11/2016 10:53:11 PM
  • OUTDOORS: Fishing records are held by Tennessee
  • Tennessee’s world record catches are: •Smallmouth bass, 11 pounds, 15 ounces, Dale Hollow Reservoir, 1955. Kentucky also claims this fish as a state record. •Freshwater drum, 54 pounds, 8 ounces, Nickajack Reservoir, 1972. •River Herring ...
  • Leaf Chronicle
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  • 7/10/2016 1:14:33 PM
  • Thunderstorms threaten summer fishing scene
  • Kentucky Lake anglers best keep an eye in the sky these days. Watching that southwestern sky for thunderheads or keeping a keen ear open for distant rumbling is just part of the summer fishing scene. These days, you best consult the cell phone’s radar on .
  • The Paris Post-Intelligencer
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  • 7/8/2016 11:00:55 AM
  • District 8 Fish and Wildlife commissioner nominations set
  • Change isn't always a bad thing, even when it can be argued whether it was warranted or not. Last Thursday evening, the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife's Eighth District learned its five nominees for the vacant commissioner's position as Bob Gibson, Jimmy ...
  • Morehead News
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  • 7/8/2016 9:06:23 AM
  • LSUS fishing team making waves across the Nation
  • The LSU-Shreveport fishing duo will head up to Green River Lake in Cambellsville, Kentucky on July 28th through 30th to compete in the Collegiate National championship. The LSUS Bass Fishing Team is a club support, which means they don't receive money from
  • KTBS
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  • 7/8/2016 7:19:00 AM
  • Proper handling helps fish thrive after catch, release
  • "Catch and release works and is a good thing," said Dave Dreves, assistant director of fisheries for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. "But, if you don't handle the fish properly, your good intentions can be reversed." Fish have a ...
  • Franklin Favorite
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  • 7/7/2016 6:01:27 AM
  • District 8 Fish and Wildlife commissioner nominations set
  • Change isn't always a bad thing, even when it can be argued whether it was warranted or not. Last Thursday, the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife's Eighth District learned of its five nominees for the vacant commissioner's position as Bob Gibson, Jimmy Cantrell .
  • Journal Times
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  • 7/6/2016 9:15:55 AM

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