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  • Lake Barkley Top 5 Patterns - Day 1
  • Day one of the Costa FLW Series on Lake Barkley presented by T-H Marine was largely fought on Kentucky Lake. Of the top five, four raced to Kentucky Lake and fished the ledges. Flip-flopped boat draws and another day of fishing pressure will likely keep ..
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 6/8/2018 12:14:00 AM
  • ACA Announces Changes to 2018-2019 SOY Program
  • AFTCO Collegiate Bass Fishing Open – Lake Dardanelle -Texas Lunker Challenge presented by Mossy Oak Elements – Sam Rayburn -Cabela’s Collegiate Big Bass Bash presented by Berkley – Kentucky Lake -BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship ...
  • Fishing
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  • 6/7/2018 10:19:00 PM
  • Lake Barkley Midday Update - Day 1
  • Day one of the Costa FLW Series on Barkley Lake presented by T-H Marine has mostly gone down on Kentucky Lake so far. Most are expecting a ledge bite and conditions for ledge fishing are nearly perfect: sunshine, water temperature near 80, little or no ...
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 6/7/2018 6:00:00 PM
  • ACA Announces Changes in School of the Year Program
  • AFTCO Collegiate Bass Fishing Open – Lake Dardanelle -Texas Lunker Challenge presented by Mossy Oak Elements – Sam Rayburn -Cabela’s Collegiate Big Bass Bash presented by Berkley – Kentucky Lake -BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/7/2018 8:36:00 AM
  • Nearly 700 strong: Local youth attend fishing derby
  • Timmermann is one of the many volunteers who make this event possible each year. A big thanks needs to go out to Kentucky Fish and Wildlife among a dozen other sponsors. A complete list of local sponsors includes KY Fish & Wildlife, Walmart of Morehead ...
  • The Morehead News
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  • 6/6/2018 2:19:00 PM
  • Why are South Korean and Japanese people so healthy?
  • Have you ever heard of sushi which is eaten a lot in Japan? The fish is raw, so it's raw protein. Compare it to Kentucky Fried Chicken. It's chicken (protein = good) plus flour (high calorie, bad) plus oil (high calorie, bad). Try to drink a teaspoon of oi
  • Quora
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  • 6/6/2018 5:05:00 AM
  • Top 10 Patterns from the Red River
  • 7. Cody Batterson and Chase Serafin – Adrian College – 27-4 (15) The Adrian College team of Chase Serafin and Cody Batterson – winners of this year’s YETI FLW College Fishing Open on Kentucky Lake – placed 13th on day one with 10-6, moved into ...
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  • 6/4/2018 2:34:00 PM
  • You can fish for free in Kentucky this weekend
  • The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources says the state will host a free fishing weekend on June 2-3. A statement from the agency says residents and non-residents can fish Kentucky waters on those days without a license or permit, but there .
  • WLWT
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  • 6/1/2018 3:47:00 PM
  • Free fishing without license offered this weekend
  • Kentucky is kicking off the start of great fishing weather with a statewide free fishing weekend on Saturday and Sunday. Both children and adults can fish in any state or local fishery without a license or permit this weekend. Normal regulations on size ..
  • Messenger-Inquirer
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  • 6/1/2018 5:11:00 AM
  • Outdoors: Clash sparks controversy at fishing tournament
  • Kentucky Lake is a long way from lots of places, including Texas. Even so, the sprawling Tennessee Valley Authority reservoir in Gilbertsville had the full attention of bass fishing junkies worldwide during the FLW Tour event held there on May 17-20.
  • Palestine Herald-Press
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  • 5/31/2018 11:38:00 PM
  • Act would extend fishing below dam for 5 years
  • The Freedom to Fish Act negates a 2014 law restricting fishing near Wolf Creek and Barkley dams, two of the most popular fishing spots in Kentucky. The restrictive law would have allowed the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, for safety concerns, to establish .
  • Commonwealth Journal
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  • 5/31/2018 12:00:00 PM
  • Key leaders named at Kentucky Fish and Wildlife
  • FRANKFORT -- A 22-year law enforcement veteran and a career Kentucky state government fiscal management specialist are joining the executive management staff at the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Acting ...
  • Franklin Favorite
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  • 5/31/2018 6:05:00 AM
  • Check out the Outdoors calendar for meetings and fishing rodeos
  • Website: catholichigh.org “alumni” & fishing rodeo. Email: bhightower@catholichigh.org. HOBIE BASS OPEN KAYAK FISHING TOURNAMENT: Kentucky Dam Village State Park, Gilbertsville, Kentucky. Catch-photo-release for 3 longest bass each day, scored by total ...
  • The Advocate
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  • 5/31/2018 12:00:00 AM
  • Follow the Forage for Summer Bass
  • Though the western part of the state abounds with great summertime fishing, Kentucky Lake and its ledge fishing is as good as it gets. Schools of largemouths take up residence on the ledges that line the floor of this huge impoundment, and the schools will
  • Game & Fish
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  • 5/30/2018 5:57:00 PM
  • FREE fishing: Kentucky lets you fish for nothing June 2-3
  • KENTUCKY (WHAS11) – The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources says you can fish for free on June 2 and 3. No license or permit is needed to go fishing in the state on those days. The department said the free fishing days are open to ...
  • WHAS11 News
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  • 5/30/2018 4:52:00 PM
  • Douglas Lake set for FLW Bass Fishing League Volunteer Division Tournament
  • Headquartered in Benton, Kentucky, with offices in Minneapolis, FLW and their partners conduct 286 bass-fishing tournaments annually around the world, including the United States, Canada, China, Italy, South Korea, Mexico, Portugal, South Africa and Spain.
  • The Newport Plain Talk
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  • 5/30/2018 2:04:00 PM
  • Free fishing weekend set for this weekend
  • FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will celebrate free fishing weekend June 2-3. Free fishing weekend, an annual event since 1992, offers residents and non-residents the opportunity to fish Kentucky waters without a ...
  • The Times-Tribune
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  • 5/30/2018 1:10:00 PM
  • Noble Park Fish Out set for Saturday
  • A fishing license is not needed as it is a free fishing weekend, June 2-3, in Kentucky. For more information about the Noble Park Fish Out, contact recreation specialist Taylor Morsching at Paducah Parks & Recreation at 270-444-8508 ext. 4 or tmorsching@ .
  • The Paducah Sun
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  • 5/30/2018 6:05:00 AM
  • Fish without a license for free June 2-3
  • FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will celebrate Free Fishing Weekend June 2-3. Free Fishing Weekend, an annual event since 1992, offers residents and non-residents the opportunity to fish Kentucky waters without a ...
  • Richmond Register
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  • 5/29/2018 7:34:00 PM
  • Kentucky Fish And Wildlife Investigating Boat Explosion
  • LAKE BARKLEY, Ky. (WPSD)— The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife is investigating a boat explosion that injured two people. Investigators are still searching for answers as to why the boat exploded on Lake Barkley over the weekend. Investigators ...
  • LEX 18
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  • 5/29/2018 11:11:00 AM
  • Bass Fishing: It’s Crankbait Time
  • But for me, graphing fish out deep usually yields bigger fish. Just look at the FLW event last week on Kentucky Lake. Ledge master Jason Lambert caught 101 lbs of bass over 4 days out deep while 2 nd place finisher Scott Martin was primarily shallow ...
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  • 5/29/2018 1:31:00 AM
  • Kentucky Fish and Wildlife investigating boat explosion
  • LAKE BARKLEY, KY — The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife is investigating a boat explosion that injured two people. Investigators are still searching for answers as to why the boat exploded on Lake Barkley over the weekend. Investigators say the ...
  • WPSD Local 6
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  • 5/29/2018 12:08:00 AM
  • Forest Service, partners host kids fishing derbies
  • Kentucky provides free fishing days each year during the first weekend in June. Residents and nonresidents at any age can fish public waters without a fishing license or trout permit. State creel limits and other regulations still apply. The following ...
  • The Morehead News
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  • 5/28/2018 12:36:00 PM
  • Kentucky hosts free fishing weekend June 2-3
  • FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources says the state will host a free fishing weekend on June 2-3. A statement from the agency says residents and non-residents can fish Kentucky waters on those days without a ...
  • Clarksville Now
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  • 5/27/2018 11:12:00 AM
  • Next weekend brings license-free fishing opportunities
  • If you'd like to go fishing but you are dead set against buying a fishing license, next weekend brings your chance in Kentucky. The Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources sponsors the state's Free Fishing Weekend June 2-3, two days during which .
  • The Paducah Sun
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  • 5/26/2018 6:01:00 AM
  • Free fishing events in Russell, Taylor Jun 2-3
  • Frankfort, KY - The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will celebrate Free Fishing Weekend June 2-3, with events in Russell, Taylor, and Wayne Counties, among others. Free Fishing Weekend, an annual event since 1992, offers residents and ..
  • ColumbiaMagazine.com
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  • 5/26/2018 1:53:00 AM
  • Easy to find and fun to catch, bluegill are America’s fish
  • But they tend to travel in bunches, strike with vengeance and fight with fury. “Bluegill can be fished for almost year-round,” says retired Kentucky fisheries biologist Paul Rister. “During the spawning period you want to fish shallow. If you are in ...
  • WHAS11 News
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  • 5/25/2018 12:25:00 PM
  • Forest Service, Partners Host Kids Fishing Derbies
  • Kentucky provides free fishing days each year during the first weekend in June. Residents and nonresidents at any age can fish public waters without a fishing license or trout permit. State creel limits and other regulations still apply. The following ...
  • LEX 18
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  • 5/24/2018 8:43:00 PM
  • Bass Fishing a Family Affair for the Robinsons
  • The win was also impressive because they out-fished 156 other teams and earned a spot in the Bassmaster® High School National Championship set for August on Kentucky Lake. The Robinsons are grounded by bass fishing and in their choice of boats.
  • sportsmanslifestyle.com
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  • 5/24/2018 8:28:00 PM
  • Fish without a license for free
  • FRANKFORT -- The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will celebrate Free Fishing Weekend June 2-3. Free Fishing Weekend, an annual event since 1992, offers residents and non-residents the opportunity to fish Kentucky waters without a license
  • Franklin Favorite
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  • 5/24/2018 6:27:00 AM
  • Kids Fishing Derby at Wolf Creek National Hatchery in Kentucky
  • What began as a small event in 1986 has now blossomed into one of the largest events of its kind in the country! This year’s 32nd Annual Catch A Rainbow Kids Fishing Derby is scheduled for Saturday, June 2, 2018 and will take place at the Wolf Creek ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/14/2018 6:20:00 AM
  • PREP FISHING: LaRue places seventh at state tournament (05/14)
  • LaRue County’s Wyatt Pearman and Evan Morris placed seventh at the KHSAA State Bass Fishing Championship, a two-day event at Kentucky Dam Marina in Calvert City ending Saturday. Pearman and Morris caught 16 pounds, 13 ounces total, with a top catch of ...
  • The News-Enterprise
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  • 5/14/2018 4:29:00 AM
  • HS FISHING: Southern's Harold/Cochran take second at state meet
  • The Madison Southern bass fishing team was in excellent position on Friday after the opening round of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association State Championships in Gilbertsville. The senior duo of Blake Harold and Cameron Cochran was in the first ..
  • Richmond Register
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  • 5/13/2018 10:40:00 PM
  • Muhlenberg, Ohio in top 6 of state bass fishing
  • Muhlenberg County and Ohio County placed among the top six teams in the 2018 KHSAA State Bass Fishing Tournament, which concluded Saturday afternoon on Kentucky Lake. Muhlenberg's Carson Recke and Jackson Kulijof finished with a two-day total of six fish .
  • Messenger-Inquirer
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  • 5/13/2018 5:32:00 AM
  • 2018 KHSAA Bass Fishing State Championships finish up at Kentucky Lake
  • CALVERT CITY, Ky. (WYMT) - The 2018 KHSAA Bass Fishing state championships concluded Saturday at Kentucky Lake. Marshall County's Tristan Barrett and Evan Bremmerkamp finished number one overall, they brought in 4 pounds 12 ounces on day one, and 3 pounds
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  • 5/12/2018 10:55:00 PM
  • Stable conditions return to Kentucky Lake fishing scene
  • Sunny days have returned to the Kentucky Lake fishing scene, brightening the outlook of anglers who had grown weary of a stubborn spring. In fact, the weatherman is talking 90-degree temperatures by this weekend! Before you complain about hot weather ...
  • Paris Post-Intelligencer
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  • 5/11/2018 2:52:00 PM
  • Mustangs look to defend state fishing title
  • The sixth annual KHSAA State Bass Fishing Tournament will be contested Friday and Saturday at the Kentucky Dam Marina, with 80 teams competing for the 2018 state championship on Kentucky Lake. Muhlenberg County is the defending champion, and Mustangs coach
  • Messenger-Inquirer
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  • 5/11/2018 5:29:00 AM
  • LCHS fishing team competes at state
  • In addition, Brown, O'Domirok and Woods will represent Lenoir City Aug. 2-4 in the Mossy Oak Fishing Bassmaster High School Series National Championship on Kentucky Lake in Paris, Tenn.
  • News-Herald
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  • 5/9/2018 12:07:00 PM
  • Running Bass Down on Cave Run: Take Your Pick
  • Kentucky anglers are lucky to have so many good choices for bass fishing. Among those choices and one of the state’s larger reservoirs, Cave Run Lake’s 8,000 plus acres offer plenty of opportunity this spring to catch largemouth, smallmouth and spotted ...
  • Game & Fish
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  • 5/7/2018 2:29:00 AM
  • The Greatest
  • A look at VanDam’s titles is a case in point. He’s won at nearly all the famous fisheries: Buggs Island, Kentucky Lake, Rayburn, the Potomac, the Delta. And he’s done so, primarily, through the use of cast-and-retrieve-based techniques, fished ...
  • BassFan
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  • 5/3/2018 5:30:00 AM
  • Lebanon anglers do well on Kentucky Lake
  • On a perfect weekend for fishing, there were few bites for the Cedar City Bass Anglers’ second event of the year on Kentucky Lake. Corey Steakley of Lebanon persevered and took first place with 17.89 pounds caught using a jig flipping the bushes to earn ..
  • The Lebanon Democrat
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  • 5/1/2018 10:05:00 PM
  • 2018 Southern Family Fishing Destinations
  • Sure, those trips are fun too, but there are plenty of great destinations in Kentucky to get away for a weekend or even an entire week, with lots of things to do the whole family will enjoy, not to mention some excellent fishing opportunity….Keep Reading .
  • Game & Fish
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  • 5/1/2018 4:25:00 PM
  • Courrier: Fishing-opener streak was bound to end
  • You can’t have summer until after The Masters, Kentucky Derby and the fishing opener. This year, summer will have to wait one more week, which is OK because spring came much too late.
  • The Free Press
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  • 4/29/2018 6:57:00 PM
  • Need A Kicker Bass?
  • At this point you are looking for one swing of the rod to win the event. My good friend Boone in the picture came all the way from Kentucky to fish for a few bites a day in hopes of that “kicker” fish. We decided to leave smaller fish and numbers ...
  • fishgame.com
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  • 4/29/2018 11:12:00 AM
  • 'Fishing for Mentors' helping kids enjoy the outdoors
  • BOWLING GREEN, Ky (WBKO) --'Fishing for Mentors' allows kids from Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Kentucky to fish with some of their biggest influences and gain advice while enjoying outdoor activities. "I caught 16 bluegill and a catfish," says
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  • 4/28/2018 10:05:00 PM
  • Smith Lake - Day 2 Highlights
  • Circuit Breaker returns With his daughter and wife along for the ride, Cody Meyer has a good luck beard growing at the start of the Pickwick event in Alabama. Brandon Hunter explains how he sets up his Lowrance HDS units to catch more fish on Kentucky Lake
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 4/28/2018 10:13:00 AM
  • Fish Fry Junior Fishing Rodeo returns
  • Not all fish caught will be big, but rest assured, the smiles will be huge! Crappie anglers will have a chance to compete in a two-day event Friday and Saturday on Kentucky and Barkley Lakes when Crappiemasters tournament trail visits. Hours of the event .
  • Paris Post-Intelligencer
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  • 4/27/2018 4:31:00 PM
  • Fish and wildlife resources improve trout stockings
  • FRANKFORT --The fisheries division of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources recently added some bigger rainbow trout to its usual stockings at streams in three popular tourism destinations. Areas receiving the upsized fish include the ...
  • Franklin Favorite
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  • 4/26/2018 6:33:00 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife sample Daviess County lakes
  • Each year, biologists from the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Northwestern Fishery District perform population samplings at the district’s six state managed lakes and two reservoirs. Catching, measuring and weighing fish in every lake .
  • Messenger-Inquirer
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  • 4/25/2018 10:01:00 PM
  • 2018 Ohio Family Fishing Destinations
  • White bass have only a single tooth patch on the tongue. Hybrid striped bass have been stocked in the river by Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky, and Pennsylvania fisheries personnel with fish up to 10 pounds being fairly common. Hybrids often exceed 18 inches
  • Game & Fish
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  • 4/25/2018 5:21:00 PM
  • Kentucky Fish & Wildlife to auction guns, boats, trucks and more
  • FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will conduct its spring public auction of surplus and confiscated items May 7 at department headquarters in Frankfort. Surplus auction items include a Schaffer 16-foot aluminum boat ...
  • Kentucky New Era
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  • 4/25/2018 3:30:00 PM
  • Hats & Horses Kentucky Derby Party Brings Fun to Iron Fish Distillery
  • Dinner, music, horses, hats—all at the Iron Fish Distillery in Thompsonville. The second annual Hats & Horses Kentucky Derby Party is sure to be a good time for a good cause on May 5. Proceeds go to the Benzie Area Zonta Club college scholarships program .
  • 9&10 News
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  • 4/25/2018 9:53:00 AM
  • Kentucky Fish & Wildlife set to auction guns, boats
  • FRANKFORT -- The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will conduct its spring public auction of surplus and confiscated items May 7 at department headquarters in Frankfort. Surplus auction items include a Schaffer 16-foot aluminum boat ...
  • The Paducah Sun
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  • 4/25/2018 6:19:00 AM
  • BASS FISHING: Southwestern anglers advance to KHSAA State Tournament
  • Warrior anglers Keaton Smith and Jaydon Coggins placed in the top 15 and will move on to KHSAA Bass Fishing State Tournament on Kentucky Lake – to be contested May 11 through May 12. There were 88 teams competing to qualify for a shot to make the KHSAA ...
  • Commonwealth Journal
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  • 4/24/2018 7:54:00 PM
  • Day 5 - Bryan Thrift on Lake Cumberland
  • Circuit Breaker returns With his daughter and wife along for the ride, Cody Meyer has a good luck beard growing at the start of the Pickwick event in Alabama. Brandon Hunter explains how he sets up his Lowrance HDS units to catch more fish on Kentucky Lake
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 4/24/2018 4:35:00 PM
  • TFS fishing team lands national championship berth
  • This tournament qualifies Team Williams for a berth in the Mossy Oak Fishing Bassmaster High School National Championship scheduled for Kentucky Lake in August. “I am certainly proud that these two guys have fought back from a slow start this year and ...
  • Tallulah Falls School
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  • 4/23/2018 8:11:00 PM
  • Cabela's Collegiate Bass Series Airing on CBS Sports, Pursuit Channels
  • and followed by the widely popular Cabela's Collegiate Big Bass Bash presented by Berkley on Kentucky Lake. The BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship is the marquee event of the four nationally televised tournaments hosted as part of the Cabela's ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/23/2018 6:12:00 AM
  • Calloway County wins 1st Region bass fishing title
  • The Lakers caught five fish for a weight of 20 pounds, 11 ounces. Additionally, a number of First Region anglers will compete for a state championship on May 11 and 12 at Kentucky Dam Marina in Gilbertsville. State qualifiers from the Sun's coverage area .
  • The Paducah Sun
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  • 4/23/2018 6:09:00 AM
  • BASS FISHING: Southern's Harold and Cochran win KHSAA Region 2 title
  • One big catch made a big difference for Madison Southern's Blake Harold and Cameron Cochran at the Kentucky High School Athletic Association Region 2 Bass Fishing Championships Saturday at Lake Cumberland. The duo caught a 5-pound, 13-ounce bass - the ...
  • Richmond Register
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  • 4/23/2018 12:06:00 AM
  • Burnside man charged with stealing fishing gear
  • According to the Burnside Police Department, at approximately 1:25 p.m., Acting Chief Sgt. Mike Hill was notified by Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Officer Jason Estes of a theft of fishing equipment that occurred on the state park island on ...
  • Commonwealth Journal
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  • 4/21/2018 11:26:00 AM
  • Researchers to Deploy Wall of Sound to Battle Invasive Fish
  • Researchers to Deploy Wall of Sound to Battle Invasive Fish Dave Baker, Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources bgamplifier.com Researchers will experiment with a riverbed bubbler and sound system as part of the ongoing effort to slow the spread
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  • 3/19/2018 8:39:00 PM
  • Rampey on BFL Tear
  • He fished the FLW Tour from 2014 to 2016, where his top finishes were seventh place at Sam Rayburn in 2014 and fourth place on Kentucky Lake in 2016. He stepped away from the Tour in 2017 to devote more time to a busy family period that included Josie’s ..
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 3/19/2018 3:51:00 PM
  • Big lakes' public fish attractors offer anglers an edge
  • Where to fish is always a looming question, but on many Kentucky waters, including the vast area fisheries of Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley, there are some shortcuts available. At many lakes across the state, including western Kentucky's big sister ...
  • The Paducah Sun
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  • 3/17/2018 9:09:00 AM
  • 2nd Saturday Fly Fishing on Hatchery Creek, Jamestown, KY
  • Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery in Jamestown, Kentucky begins 2nd Saturday Fly Fishing on Hatchery Creek. Professional Volunteer Fly Fisherman, Mark Lamberth is eager to share his 50 years of experience. Mark has fly-fished in over 42 states and ranks ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/16/2018 6:23:00 AM
  • Costa, FLW Launch High School Fishing Summer Camp
  • FLW, in partnership with Costa Sunglasses, announced today the inaugural Costa FLW High School Fishing Summer Camp, scheduled for July 18-21, 2018 on the Murray State University campus, with daily activities on the South’s Great Lake – Kentucky Lake.
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 3/15/2018 8:59:00 PM
  • Fish and Wildlife agency sponsors scholastic 3D archery program
  • FRANKFORT -- In an effort to grow the number of hunters, the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources sponsored the up-and-coming Scholastic 3D Archery program. Scholastic archery, founded in 2012 by one of the early leaders of the National ...
  • Franklin Favorite
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  • 3/15/2018 6:06:00 AM
  • AOY Update: Lake Lanier
  • Kentucky Lake could fit right in his wheelhouse if there are shallow fish to be flipped from bushes. That just leaves St. Clair the question mark, but the fact that’s he is buddies with the Johnston brothers and Gussy might help him out on the smallmouth .
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 3/13/2018 11:47:00 PM
  • Seasonal flooding impacts fish populations in Kentucky
  • Seasonal flooding impacts fish populations in Kentucky’s rivers, lakes, and small streams. The impacts are both positive and negative, with short term and long term implications. Here’s some observations on flood-related impacts: • The Kentucky River ...
  • Richmond Register
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  • 3/10/2018 4:29:00 AM
  • Greenville Fishing Takes on Kentucky Lake
  • Written and Media by Chris Brooks. On day one of the tournaments, held by Fishing League World Wide (FLW), the water started off calm, but as the day went on, the winds increased, stirring up the water. With waves on Kentucky Lake that went over 5 feet ...
  • Greenville College Papyrus
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  • 3/9/2018 7:12:00 PM
  • Eichmann wins fishing league season opener
  • BYRDSTOWN – Boater Pat Eichmann of Nancy, Kentucky, caught five bass weighing 20 pounds, 6 ounces, to take top honors at the 2018 T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Mountain Division … This item is available in full to subscribers.
  • Herald-Citizen
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  • 3/8/2018 4:52:00 PM
  • Free fishing workshop for educators scheduled for April 7
  • CALVERT CITY -- Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park is hosting a "Teacher's Tackle Box" workshop for teachers and youth group leaders on April 7, 2018. This free workshop, offered by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources, is designed to
  • Franklin Favorite
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  • 3/8/2018 7:01:00 AM
  • Mississippi/Louisiana Crappie Fishing Outlook 2018
  • The Ouachita River is known for its outstanding bass fishing. In addition to largemouths, there is also a healthy population of feisty Kentucky bass. When the river is at pool stage, fishing the mouths of bayou tributaries is a good tactic. Carl Gresham ..
  • Game & Fish
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  • 3/8/2018 4:57:00 AM
  • Day 5 - Johnston on the Harris Chain
  • See who will claim the title as Forrest Wood Cup champion. Brandon Hunter explains how he sets up his Lowrance HDS units to catch more fish on Kentucky Lake.
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 3/8/2018 4:21:00 AM
  • Top 5 Patterns from Kentucky Lake Day 1
  • Adrian College’s Chase Serafin and Cody Batterson lead the field with 24 pounds, 15 ounces after day one of the YETI FLW College Fishing Open on Kentucky/Barkley lakes. They caught their fish by foregoing an obvious pattern of fishing flooded brush and ...
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 3/7/2018 3:27:00 AM
  • College Open Midday Update - Day 1
  • Fishing tournaments are inherently time-sensitive undertakings, but for the 216 teams competing in the Yeti College Fishing Open on Kentucky/Barkley Lakes, time management may become as important as bait selection. Day one of this two-day event began with
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 3/6/2018 8:56:00 PM
  • Wendlandt and Dortch After Two on Lanier
  • See who will claim the title as Forrest Wood Cup champion. Brandon Hunter explains how he sets up his Lowrance HDS units to catch more fish on Kentucky Lake.
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 3/6/2018 12:55:00 PM
  • Collegiate Big Bass Bash Heads to Kentucky Lake March 9-11
  • SAN ANTONIO, TX - Kentucky Lake, one of the best-known bass fisheries in the nation, is set to play host to one of collegiate bass fishing's premier events. Anglers from across the country will be traveling to Paris, Tennessee to compete in the second stop
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/6/2018 8:13:00 AM
  • Kentucky Bass Fishing Outlook 2018
  • Kentucky bass fishing opportunities offer numerous locations to put fish in the boat or on the bank. Spring is pretty much here, and even though there might be a little more cold weather, it is still time to start looking into the upcoming bass season.
  • Game & Fish
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  • 3/5/2018 6:29:00 PM
  • Eager angler takes only minutes to snag first snook as season begins
  • “I fish pretty much whenever my job and girlfriend allow,” the Kentucky-born Wolfinbarger said. “I target snook almost every time I fish inshore.” On Wednesday night, Wolfinbarger headed out late with snook on his brain for the season that would ...
  • Bradenton Herald
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  • 3/3/2018 4:23:00 PM
  • New Kentucky fishing regulations for 2018
  • A reduction in the state-wide daily creel limit from 30 to 20 fish for crappie highlights the new fishing regulations for 2018. The regulations go into effect March 1. “Anglers requested this regulation,” said Ron Brooks, director of Fisheries for the ...
  • Richmond Register
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  • 3/3/2018 5:44:00 AM
  • AOY Update: Harris Chain
  • The next three events should allow him to fish as he sees fit. The Kentucky Lake Tour stop might be the biggest challenge he’ll need to survive to make a run at AOY. It might seem weird not hearing about Bryan Thrift or Andy Morgan atop the leaderboard ...
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 3/2/2018 12:46:00 AM
  • Final day to get Kentucky hunting or fishing license before fee increase
  • KENTUCKY — Wednesday, February 28 is the last day you can get a 2018-2019 Kentucky hunting or fishing license at a lower price. License fees are going up on Thursday, March 1 as follows: The fishing license will increase from $20 to $23. The hunting ...
  • WPSD Local 6
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  • 2/28/2018 4:28:00 PM
  • Kentucky: New Fishing Regs for 2018
  • FRANKFORT, Ky.– A reduction in the statewide daily creel limit from 30 fish to 20 fish for crappie highlights the new fishing regulations for 2018. The regulations go into effect March 1. “Anglers requested this regulation,” said Ron Brooks, director ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/27/2018 1:23:00 PM
  • New fishing regulations for 2018
  • The regulations go into effect March 1. “Anglers requested this regulation,” said Ron Brooks, director of Fisheries for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. “The amount of hours spent crappie fishing and the fishing pressure on ...
  • Kentucky New Era
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  • 2/24/2018 6:20:00 PM
  • Fees up for hunting, fishing license year just ahead
  • For Kentucky hunting and fishing licenses, it's out with the old and in with the new as of Thursday. Alas, the new ones are going to be a little more costly this time. Indeed, licenses for the 2017-18 hunting and fishing year expire at midnight Wednesday.
  • The Paducah Sun
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  • 2/24/2018 10:29:00 AM
  • Boat registrations will rise due to Fish and Wildlife fees
  • Next year's boat registration fees will actually include the first Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources increase in 16 years. Owners can expect an extra $6 to $36 increase on their bills, depending on the size of their boat. Richard House ...
  • Messenger-Inquirer
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  • 2/24/2018 6:52:00 AM
  • New fishing regulations for 2018
  • The regulations go into effect March 1. “Anglers requested this regulation,” said Ron Brooks, director of Fisheries for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. “The amount of hours spent crappie fishing and the fishing pressure on ...
  • Harlandaily.com
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  • 2/24/2018 6:00:00 AM
  • Kentucky Afield Outdoors: New fishing regulations set for 2018
  • FRANKFORT—A reduction in the statewide daily creel limit from 30 fish to 20 fish for crappie highlights the new fishing regulations for 2018. The regulations go into effect March 1. “Anglers requested this regulation,” said Ron Brooks, director of ...
  • Sentinel-Echo
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  • 2/23/2018 3:46:00 PM
  • New fishing regulations for 2018
  • The regulations go into effect March 1. “Anglers requested this regulation,” said Ron Brooks, director of Fisheries for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. “The amount of hours spent crappie fishing and the fishing pressure on ...
  • The Ledger Independent
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  • 2/22/2018 9:33:00 PM
  • New fishing regulations set for 2018
  • The regulations go into effect March 1. "Anglers requested this regulation," said Ron Brooks, director of Fisheries for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. "The amount of hours spent crappie fishing and the fishing pressure on crappie .
  • Franklin Favorite
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  • 2/22/2018 6:56:00 AM
  • New fishing regulations out for 2018
  • The regulations go into effect March 1. "Anglers requested this regulation," said Ron Brooks, director of Fisheries for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. "The amount of hours spent crappie fishing and the fishing pressure on crappie .
  • kentuckybarkleynews.com
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  • 2/21/2018 12:19:00 PM
  • 2021 to Sunshine
  • See who will claim the title as Forrest Wood Cup champion. Brandon Hunter explains how he sets up his Lowrance HDS units to catch more fish on Kentucky Lake.
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 2/19/2018 4:40:00 PM
  • New fishing regulations on tap for 2018
  • The regulations go into effect March 1. “Anglers requested this regulation,” said Ron Brooks, director of Fisheries for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. “The amount of hours spent crappie fishing and the fishing pressure on ...
  • Bowling Green Daily News
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  • 2/16/2018 10:27:00 PM
  • St. Joseph's Academy kicks off fish fry season in Walton
  • WALTON, Ky (WKRC) - Friday marked the first fish fry Friday of the Lenten season. Local 12's Megan Moore stopped out at St. Joseph's Academy in Walton, Kentucky to take a look at the preparations for opening night. This year St. Joseph's is adding an ...
  • Local 12 WKRC Cincinnati
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  • 2/16/2018 3:13:00 PM
  • Changes to 2018 Kentucky fishing regulations
  • (WYMT) - There will be some changes to Kentucky fishing regulations this year. The biggest change is a reduction in the statewide daily creel limit, from 30 fish to 20 fish for Crappie. The creel limit on brown trout is reduced from three fish to just one
  • WYMT
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  • 2/16/2018 4:26:00 AM
  • KY Afield Outdoors: New Fishing Regulations for 2018
  • The regulations go into effect March 1. "Anglers requested this regulation," said Ron Brooks, director of Fisheries for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. "The amount of hours spent crappie fishing and the fishing pressure on crappie .
  • ColumbiaMagazine
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  • 2/16/2018 12:34:00 AM
  • B.A.S.S. Announces College, High School National Championship Locations
  • “Henry County is excited to once again host the Mossy Oak Fishing Bassmaster High School Series National Championship presented by DICK’S Sporting Goods out of Paris Landing on beautiful Kentucky Lake, ” said Henry County Tourism Authority CEO David ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/14/2018 6:52:00 AM
  • GoPro - Shaun Bailey - Final Day on Havasu
  • See who will claim the title as Forrest Wood Cup champion. Brandon Hunter explains how he sets up his Lowrance HDS units to catch more fish on Kentucky Lake.
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 2/13/2018 9:26:00 PM
  • Kentucky megachurch lake offers the chance to repent, fish
  • NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky megachurch is opening up its lake, with the intention of providing both salvation and fish. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the 2.6-acre (1-hectare) lake used for baptisms on the Nicholasville campus of Southland ..
  • Herald-Dispatch
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  • 2/12/2018 1:40:00 PM
  • Fishing scene sluggish for winter anglers
  • Kentucky Lake’s winter fishing scene this week delivered challenging conditions to anglers hoping to treat cabin fever with a few days out on the water full of warm sunshine and light breezes. It didn’t turn out that way, however. Cold days with rain ...
  • The Paris Post-Intelligencer
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  • 2/9/2018 2:15:00 PM
  • Lake at Lexington-area church open for fishing
  • “We stocked the lake with trout on Tuesday, Feb. 6,” said Dane Balsman, coordinator of the FINs program for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. “The lake is on the church property off Harrodsburg Road. This is a highly desired are
  • WKYT 27
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  • 2/8/2018 8:35:00 PM
  • Kentucky Crappie Fishing Outlook 2018
  • With the weather warming, crappie are getting ready to spawn, which means Kentucky crappie fishing is ready to rock. Here are a few places you should consider this year. Anglers enjoyed excellent crappie fishing across the Bluegrass State in 2017, and the
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 2/6/2018 6:32:00 PM
  • Lane's Florida Triumph A Long Time Coming
  • Lane has won an Elite Series tournament (2009 Kentucky Lake), two FLW Series events (2007 and 2009 at the Potomac River) along with two Major League Fishing titles and the PAA Corporate Cup, but he had badly wanted to win a Bassmaster Open and finally ...
  • BassFan
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  • 2/6/2018 6:03:00 AM
  • Attorney General warns of 'catfishing' scams
  • FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT) - People who use online dating sites and social media need to be cautious of online "catfishing" scams, Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear said Monday. According to Merriam-Webster's online dictionary, a "catfish" is defined as "a
  • WKYT 27
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  • 2/5/2018 7:41:00 PM
  • Day 5 - Frederick on Lake Okeechobee
  • See who will claim the title as Forrest Wood Cup champion. Brandon Hunter explains how he sets up his Lowrance HDS units to catch more fish on Kentucky Lake.
  • flwfishing.com
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  • 2/2/2018 6:54:00 PM
  • Winter fishing resumes, anglers back out in force
  • After several weeks of inclement weather that had Kentucky Lake anglers staying indoors and close to the fire, the winter fishing scene has resumed and not a bit too soon. Most anglers were suffering from cabin fever and anxious to wet a hook. A few had ..
  • The Paris Post-Intelligencer
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  • 2/2/2018 1:48:00 PM
  • Learn To Play The Shell Game
  • We hear of anglers fishing “shell bars” and we tend to envision summer ledge fishing on TVA powerhouses like Kentucky Lake, Guntersville or Chickamauga. All good examples, for sure, but that’s not the only shell game. In fact, Bassmaster Elite Series ...
  • BassFan
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  • 2/1/2018 6:18:00 AM
  • Cold-weather crappie are a challenge
  • That’s not a concern on bigger lakes like Priest, Old Hickory and Kentucky Lake. There’s plenty of room for everyone, and virtually no fishing pressure compared to the peak spring season. The day Chuck and I fished we were the only boat in sight.
  • Lebanon Democrat
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  • 1/31/2018 3:17:00 PM
  • American Bass Anglers Competitions this Weekend
  • Area Championships: Two divisions will make up an Area. An example of an Area would be Kentucky Division and Central Tennessee Division. (See Schedule) All anglers from each division who fish 3 events within their home division or 4 events in combination .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/31/2018 9:26:00 AM
  • Day 1 with JT Kenney on Okeechobee
  • See who will claim the title as Forrest Wood Cup champion. Lowrance Setup with Brandon Hunter Brandon Hunter explains how he sets up his Lowrance HDS units to catch more fish on Kentucky Lake.
  • flwfishing.com
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  • 1/27/2018 1:53:00 AM
  • Fish & Wildlife Ethics Case Focuses on Feeding Versus Baiting
  • The state Ethics Commission is again targeting the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife in a probe. According to the Lexington Herald Leader, the inquiry has already led to the resignation of the Department's top law enforcement officer, Colonel Rodney .
  • The Ledger Independent
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  • 1/26/2018 8:00:00 PM
  • In Search of Trophy Tennessee Bass
  • Hopefully, 2018 will be void of such weather extremes. In Region 1, Tennessee anglers automatically think of Kentucky and Barkley Lakes. Nationally known for its summertime ledge fishing, this lake system produces annually and has become a go-to spot for .
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 1/25/2018 10:04:00 PM
  • Davis and Lambert Wrap Up on the Big O
  • See who will claim the title as Forrest Wood Cup champion. Brandon Hunter explains how he sets up his Lowrance HDS units to catch more fish on Kentucky Lake.
  • flwfishing.com
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  • 1/24/2018 11:09:00 AM

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