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  • A tempting treat to fool a fish
  • I've used it for years in most of our streams and others I have traveled to. One day on Montana's Gibbon River I could not believe how many fish came to that little size No. 14 Royal Wulff. It seemed that no matter how bad my cast was, or where the fly was
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 6/23/2017 7:12:00 AM
  • History and art of Montana fishing on display in Helena
  • Montana has more than 170,000 miles of rivers and more than 3,000 lakes and reservoirs. All of that water comes with an abundance of fish. The Montana Historical Society has just opened a new exhibit dedicated to a uniquely western sport. People have been
  • KTVQ
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  • 6/21/2017 3:58:00 PM
  • Montana Becoming and Outdoors Woman Summer Programs
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks' popular Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program offers classes for women to improve upon or learn new outdoor skills. Women must be 18 years of age or older to attend. Registration is open for these upcoming summer events: July 9
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/21/2017 5:53:00 AM
  • Kids Get Reward for Safe Boating in Montana
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks wardens will be trying to catch young people doing something right this summer. FWP and the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary have teamed up with McDonald's and Super 1 Foods stores to hand out coupons for free ice cream cones to ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/21/2017 5:53:00 AM
  • History and art of Montana fishing on display in Helena
  • Montana has more than 170,000 miles of rivers and more than 3,000 lakes and reservoirs. All of that water comes with an abundance of fish. The Montana Historical Society has just opened a new exhibit dedicated to a uniquely western sport. People have been
  • krtv.com
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  • 6/20/2017 10:05:00 PM
  • Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission seeks comments
  • The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission approved several items for public comment at their June meeting. Comment on the following items will be accepted until 5 p.m. July 16. Final adoption of the proposed items will not be before the regular August ...
  • The Western News
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  • 6/20/2017 11:28:00 AM
  • A Touch on the Wild Side - July 22
  • The Arts Center will be at Montana WILD creating fingerprint art projects focusing on Montana animals. Come join us for a fun and creative way to learn about fish and wildlife. This event is recommended for children 8 to 12 years old and pre-registration .
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/19/2017 8:35:00 PM
  • July’s Montana Hunting & Fishing News FREE for AmmoLand Readers
  • USA-(Ammoland.com)-The Montana Hunting & Fishing News Magazine is offering an exclusive free look at their July 2017 issue online for Ammoland.com readers. The Montana Hunting & Fishing News magazine is produced 11 times per year, with issues monthly from
  • Ammo Land
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  • 6/19/2017 6:27:00 PM
  • Kids get reward for safe boating
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks wardens will be trying to catch young people doing something right this summer. FWP and the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary have teamed up with McDonald's and Super 1 Foods stores to hand out coupons for free ice cream cones to ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/19/2017 6:20:00 PM
  • FWP offering free fishing in honor of Father's Day weekend
  • MISSOULA, Mont. - In honor of Father's Day, Montana residents across the state can temporarily go fishing without any restrictions. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks says people can fish in Montana without a fishing license this weekend, so no matter your .
  • NBC Montana
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  • 6/18/2017 11:57:00 PM
  • You can fish for free this Father's Day weekend
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks staffers are allowing everyone to go fishing for free this weekend for Father's Day. Local teen holds strong to bullriding dream after severe injuries in the arena Local teen holds strong to bullriding dream after severe .
  • 8 News KULR8
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  • 6/17/2017 1:21:00 AM
  • Teaching Montana kids to fish
  • Each of us knows and enjoys the beauty of Montana but there is a group of youth who have been given a true treasure. It is a rite of passage for fifth and sixth graders in Billings and all over the state that has happened for 20 years. That gem is called .
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 6/17/2017 12:54:00 AM
  • Montanans reel in free fishing for Father's Day weekend
  • Montana FWP announced fishing is free in Montana this Father's Day weekend so you don't need a fishing license to reel in a good time. ABC FOX Montana spoke to one avid fisherman to find out how he keeps his family safe on the water. "So I've been fishing
  • abcfoxmontana.com
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  • 6/16/2017 11:58:00 PM
  • A FLY FISHING ICON PASSES
  • Tom was instrumental in bringing R. L. Winston Rods from its original California home to Montana and turning it into one of the great brands in fly fishing. He built built bamboo rods in the tradition of the 19th-century masters, and even though he spent .
  • flylifemagazine.com
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  • 6/16/2017 7:01:00 PM
  • Fishing without barriers
  • Around 75 disabled anglers from western Montana and the Flathead Valley community gathered at Hidden Harbor in Woods Bay for the 24th annual Jerry Howard Fishing without Barriers Day on Flathead Lake Thursday. The anglers took off from the docks starting .
  • Missoulian
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  • 6/16/2017 1:04:00 AM
  • Free fishing for Father’s Day weekend
  • HELENA (MTN)- Whether you’re tying on a salmonfly or threading a night crawler onto a hook, on Saturday and Sunday, everyone in Montana can fish for free. “Montana is home to some of the finest fishing anywhere in the world. It’ll be a great chance ...
  • ktvh.com
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  • 6/15/2017 11:30:00 PM
  • Free fishing for Father's Day weekend
  • Whether you’re tying on a salmonfly or threading a night crawler onto a hook, on Saturday and Sunday, everyone in Montana can fish for free. “Montana is home to some of the finest fishing anywhere in the world. It’ll be a great chance to get your ...
  • KTVQ
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  • 6/15/2017 6:03:00 PM
  • Free fishing for Father’s Day weekend June 17-18
  • Whether you’re tying on a salmonfly or threading a night crawler onto a hook, on Saturday and Sunday, everyone in Montana can fish for free. “Montana is home to some of the finest fishing anywhere in the world. It’ll be a great chance to get your ...
  • KXLO-KLCM
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  • 6/15/2017 4:56:00 PM
  • People really love fishing in Far Cry 5
  • Far Cry 5 is playable at E3, and there’s a lot to chew on. Ubisoft Montreal are giving attendees access to huge swathes of Montana to roam about, weapons to play with, and guns-for-hire to call upon. But some of them are simply fishing. Could Far Cry 5 ...
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  • 6/15/2017 9:24:00 AM
  • Fathers, sons, and fishing
  • Presbyterian Minister Rev. John Maclean (portrayed by Tom Skerritt), all enjoyed an afternoon of fly fishing on the Blackfoot River in southwestern Montana. After some of the movie’s exquisite casting – and fish catching- scenes involving Pitt’s ...
  • Durant Daily Democrat
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  • 6/15/2017 3:32:00 AM
  • A Journey to Becoming a Female Fly Fishing Guide
  • Becoming a full-time fly fishing guide isn’t just a man’s dream. Just ask Laurel Monaghan, a Montana fly fishing guide, diehard archer and sponsored athlete. She’s living the outdoor dream, but it hasn’t come easy. Her challenges didn’t stop there.
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 6/15/2017 12:39:00 AM
  • Free youth fishing day at Riverfront on June 24
  • The jamboree will provide a free fishing pole for those who need one, fishing safety and instruction from Carol Henckel, assisted by volunteers from Montana PikeMasters, Walleyes Unlimited and Magic City Fly Fishers. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will p
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 6/14/2017 11:26:00 PM
  • Renowned fly fishing rod maker Tom Morgan dies in Montana
  • HELENA, Mont. – Tom Morgan, a past owner of the R.L. Winston Rod Company whose quest to build flawless fly fishing rods continued long after he was paralyzed by multiple sclerosis, has died. He was 76. Morgan died of pneumonia Monday in a hospital not ...
  • Durango Herald
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  • 6/14/2017 8:27:00 PM
  • Free fishing for Father¿s Day weekend June 17-18
  • Whether you’re tying on a salmonfly or threading a night crawler onto a hook, on Saturday and Sunday, everyone in Montana can fish for free. “Montana is home to some of the finest fishing anywhere in the world. It’ll be a great chance to get your ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/14/2017 6:56:00 PM
  • Renowned fly rod maker Tom Morgan dies in Montana
  • HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Renowned fly fishing rod maker Tom Morgan has died in Montana. He was 76. Matt Barber, who bought Morgan's company in February, says Morgan died of pneumonia on Monday. Morgan spent his life in pursuit of crafting perfect fly rods ...
  • apnewsarchive.com
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  • 6/14/2017 6:50:00 PM
  • Whitefish Lake Watershed Project Draft Environmental Assessment
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) seeks public review of a proposal to work with The Trust for Public Land (TPL) to conserve twenty-one sections (approximately 13,398 acres) of Weyerhaeuser property located approximately nine miles northwest of ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/13/2017 10:54:00 PM
  • Cops and Bobbers Kids Fishing Event Coming up June 21 at Pine Grove Pond
  • FWP Game Wardens, Flathead County Sherriff’s Office, and the Montana Highway Patrol are hosting the 3 rd Annual “Cops and Bobbers” kids fishing day event on Wednesday, June 21 at Pine Grove Pond just northeast of Kalispell. The event gets underway at ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/13/2017 4:55:00 PM
  • Free fishing for Father's Day weekend June 17-18
  • Whether you’re tying on a salmonfly or threading a night crawler onto a hook, on Saturday and Sunday, everyone in Montana can fish for free. “Montana is home to some of the finest fishing anywhere in the world. It’ll be a great chance to get your ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/12/2017 11:09:00 PM
  • Keep Your Eye Out For Swift Fox
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks encourages people to report any live or road-killed sightings of swift fox to their local FWP biologist. To report sightings, people need to be able to tell the difference between swift fox, red fox and coyotes. Swift foxes
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/12/2017 5:54:00 PM
  • Floats For Cats
  • Stu and Steve are using slip floats for catfish fishing and are able to get into the shallows to catch cats. Montana WR Sulser high on the Bison Montana wide receiver Gabe Sulser is high on the Bison and could visit NDSU in June, and he broke down his ...
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  • 6/12/2017 1:37:00 PM
  • Reel experts: Fish Technology Center celebrates 125 years
  • One year before Bozeman became the home of Montana State University, it was set up as the home for the first fish hatchery in the Northern Rockies. The Bozeman Fish Technology Center is celebrating its 125th Anniversary this weekend. When the Bozeman Fish
  • krtv.com
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  • 6/11/2017 2:56:00 PM
  • Montana Fish Technology Center to celebrate 125 years
  • The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/2sLeIi4) the center will celebrate the milestone Saturday with a day of special events held in conjunction with the center's annual Watershed Festival. Established in 1892, the center was opened as the ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 6/10/2017 1:59:00 AM
  • Youth fishing clinic offered at Cooney on June 17
  • Montana State Parks will hold a Kids Fishing Clinic and History Campfire Chat at Cooney State Park on Saturday, June 17, at 9 a.m. Bob Gibson, FWP Region 5 Information and Education manager, will teach youngsters about the joys of fishing including ...
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 6/10/2017 12:28:00 AM
  • Fishing and Boating in Montana
  • Montana fishing and boating trips often consist of days spent casting on blue ribbon rivers for rainbow trout or floating on crystal clear mountain lakes. Use these fishing and Montana boating resources, learn MT fishing laws and find the best places to go
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Montana Fish Technology Center to celebrate 125 years
  • The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/2sLeIi4) the center will celebrate the milestone Saturday with a day of special events held in conjunction with the center's annual Watershed Festival. Established in 1892, the center was opened as the ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 6/9/2017 7:16:00 PM
  • Canceling fishing trip to Montana
  • Hi, Montana. Just thought I’d let you know I’m canceling my annual fly fishing trip to Montana. In light of Representative Elect Gianforte’s assault on a reporter it’s apparent that Montana’s values are not worth supporting. In the interest of ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 6/9/2017 6:35:00 PM
  • 10 Top Places to Catch Trophy Brown Trout
  • Fishing in Patagonia feels as though you’ve went back in time and visited Montana 100 years ago—but with temperate rainforests and other-worldly topography. Best of all, the chance to hook a truly large brown trout is often just casts away.
  • Field Stream
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  • 6/9/2017 6:07:00 PM
  • CWD testing, monitoring remains a priority for FWP
  • Chronic wasting disease has yet to be discovered in Montana’s wild populations of deer, elk and moose, but as the disease continues to expand to the north, south and east of the state, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Park officials believe it is only a matter .
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/9/2017 4:17:00 PM
  • Fish Technology Center to celebrate 125 years this Saturday
  • Co-hosted by the Montana Outdoor Science School and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the event will seek to teach children about all aspects of fishing. The event will host fly-tying and casting lessons, exhibits and face painting, duck races, bear-spray ..
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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  • 6/9/2017 11:11:00 AM
  • CWD advisory panel set to meet in Miles City
  • A citizen advisory panel convened by Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks to provide input on the agency’s management plan for chronic wasting disease will hold its second meeting in Miles City June 20 – 21. The 12-member panel was appointed early this ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/9/2017 12:32:00 AM
  • 10 Top Places to Catch a Trophy Brown Trout
  • Fishing in Patagonia feels as though you’ve went back in time and visited Montana 100 years ago—but with temperate rainforests and other-worldly topography. Best of all, the chance to hook a truly large brown trout is often just casts away.
  • Field Stream
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  • 6/8/2017 11:48:00 PM
  • Tag Archives: how to fly fish
  • While you’re sitting in your office dreaming about Montana or New Zealand, there are probably a dozen places to fly fish nearby. In this great video from the Orvis Fly Fishing Learning Center, . . .
  • orvis.com
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  • 6/8/2017 1:14:00 PM
  • Video: Finding Cheap, Fun Fly Fishing Close to Home
  • While you’re sitting in your office dreaming about Montana or New Zealand, there are probably a dozen places to fly fish nearby. In this great video from the Orvis Fly Fishing Learning Center, Tom Rosenbauer shows how easy it is to get on the water–any ...
  • orvis.com
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  • 6/8/2017 1:14:00 PM
  • FWP releases new data from fish kill and changing river conditions
  • BOZEMAN – Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks announced Wednesday the completion of the initial data gathering for the Yellowstone River. FWP’s fisheries staff completed its spring monitoring and preliminary analysis of the data. The efforts focused on ...
  • ktvh.com
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  • 6/8/2017 2:11:00 AM
  • They're sure cute, but please leave baby animals alone
  • Each spring, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks receives several calls from people who have picked up deer fawns or other wildlife. According to FWP Region 7 Warden Ryan Karren, a California couple traveling through the area this weekend saw a new fawn off the
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  • 6/7/2017 11:33:00 PM
  • Spring 2017 Yellowstone River Update
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ Fisheries staff has completed its spring monitoring of the Yellowstone River and its preliminary analysis of the data. Crews focused their efforts on stretches of the Yellowstone that had been closed late last summer in ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/7/2017 11:33:00 PM
  • Two mussel-encrusted boats intercepted Memorial Day weekend
  • Over the long Memorial Day weekend, two mussel encrusted boats were intercepted at Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks watercraft inspection stations. The first boat was intercepted when it stopped on May 26 at the watercraft inspection station in Wibaux.
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/7/2017 4:47:00 PM
  • Register for game damage roster starting June 15
  • Hunters interested in participating in "game-damage" hunts on private land or possible management seasons this year have until July 15 to register online with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. Hunters from this roster may be identified for three types of ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/7/2017 4:18:00 PM
  • Free children's fishing day Saturday at Wild Bill Lake
  • Sponsors for the Free Fishing Day include Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, Red Lodge Beverages Inc., the Beartooth Ranger District and Beartooth Market. For additional information contact the Beartooth Ranger District at 446-2103.
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 6/6/2017 6:28:00 PM
  • Troy Kids Fishing Day Coming up on June 17
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, the US Forest Service, and the US Army Corps of Engineers are sponsoring the annual Troy Kids’ Fishing Day on June 17, 2017 from 9 am to noon. The event will take place at the Troy Community Pond at Roosevelt Park ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/6/2017 4:16:00 PM
  • Mussel Encrusted Boats Intercepted in Montana Memorial Day Weekend
  • Over the long Memorial Day weekend, two mussel encrusted boats were intercepted at Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks watercraft inspection stations. The first boat was intercepted when it stopped on May 26 at the watercraft inspection station in Wibaux.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/6/2017 1:29:00 PM
  • Keep new western MT fishing report
  • Thanks to the Missoulian for finally adding a western Montana weekly fishing report. Information regarding fishing in area lakes is invaluable to local anglers and much more valuable than Mark Ward’s usual Fort Peck fishing ramblings about a location ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 6/5/2017 2:21:00 PM
  • Save Our Streams to Celebrate Smith River (MT)
  • Bozeman, Montana - As anglers across the country gear up for summer fishing, Save Our Streams (SOS) heads back to Montana to celebrate one of the state's most prized natural treasures, the Smith River. When it comes to fishing Montana in the summertime ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/5/2017 6:47:00 AM
  • First annual Calvin Anderson Fishing Derby Saturday
  • The senior Anderson caught his share of nice ones. He is in a Montana Fishing Record Book for catching an 86-pound paddlefish. One of the last fish he caught was an 18-pound northern right on East Leaf where he lived. He tossed it back into the lake.
  • wadenapj.com
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  • 6/3/2017 6:41:00 AM
  • Two mussel encrusted boats intercepted Memorial Day weekend
  • Over the long Memorial Day weekend, two mussel encrusted boats were intercepted at Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks watercraft inspection stations. The first boat was intercepted when it stopped on May 26 at the watercraft inspection station in Wibaux.
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/2/2017 9:11:00 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife Commission meeting set for June 7 in Kalispell
  • When the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission holds their bi- monthly meeting June 7, at Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ Region 1 headquarters in Kalispell, located at 490 North Meridian Road, the Commission will consider a variety of topics including ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/2/2017 6:58:00 PM
  • Montana WILD programs for June
  • Are you looking for something fun to do this summer? Montana WILD in Helena is offering a variety of free programs showcasing Montana’s fish and wildlife and an array of recreational opportunities. Here are June's events: To learn more online go to the ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/2/2017 4:41:00 PM
  • FWP Seeks Tips on Elk Poached Near Garrison
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks game wardens are looking for tips on a cow elk that was poached last week just west of Garrison. FWP game warden, Joe Kambic, reported that elk was shot and left along the Clark Fork River, approximately one mile west of ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 6/1/2017 8:40:00 PM
  • America’s 5 Best Rivers For Fly Fishing
  • Montana and Wyoming are home to such an enormous collection of legendary rivers, one could easily fill a complete list of America’s Top 10 for fly-fishing destinations between these two states positioned in the Western U.S. Take for example iconic rivers .
  • CBSBoston
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  • 6/1/2017 3:23:00 AM
  • Townsend angler catches 34-pound northern pike in Canyon Ferry
  • News of the recent catch spread like wildfire on Facebook. KOA first posted some photos and Montana’s angling community started sharing. “It’s been going crazy,” Updike said. “I can’t believe how far it’s spread already.” Montana Fish ...
  • The Montana Standard
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  • 6/1/2017 2:26:00 AM
  • Landowner threatens to close Stevensville fishing access site
  • Over the last year, the family has been negotiating with the council and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks to trade about eight acres of property owned by the town for 3.6 acres of land the Capps own just below the bridge and another 1.5 acres in town.
  • Ravalli Republic
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  • 5/31/2017 12:40:00 PM
  • Commission denies Quiet Waters Initiative
  • The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission voted unanimously last Friday to deny the rule proposal based upon the Quiet Waters Petition heard by the commission in May 2016. This decision comes after a lengthy public comment period that included meetings ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 5/30/2017 10:51:00 PM
  • Subadult Male Grizzly Bear Captured Near Fortine
  • In Montana, it is illegal to feed bears and ungulates. This includes putting out grain and deer blocks. For more information on electric fencing and living in bear country visit: http://fwp.mt.gov/fishAndWildlife/livingWithWildlife/beBearAware/default.html
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  • 5/30/2017 10:51:00 PM
  • Community News for the West Hartford Edition
  • The event will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 6, at Beth El Temple, 2626 Albany Ave. After leaving her New Jersey congregation to move to Whitefish, Montana, Roston expected to maintain a calm, low profile. She did not expect to be battling hate and ..
  • Courant
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  • 5/30/2017 12:28:00 PM
  • A fly-fishing high on Montana’s pristine Gallatin River
  • It was my first time fly-fishing, and I was learning from a pro named Rick Fancher, with Gallatin River Guides. I’m no athlete. I’ve never hit a baseball out of the park or thrown a winning touchdown. But while those things might bring crowds to their ...
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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  • 5/30/2017 6:03:00 AM
  • Try Multiple Fly Rigs for Trout Fishing Success
  • The hopper-dropper rig is a wonderful option during the warmer months, when many streams have hatches of large insects. Montana fishing guides starting using it on hot days during the months of July and August, when mayfly hatches were minimal but trout ..
  • www.fix.com
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  • 5/29/2017 3:28:00 PM
  • I See a Darkness
  • But with it went any fondness I felt for Richard. At the end of 2010, Richard left New York for Whitefish, Montana, where he would mount his own private war on immigration and a multicultural United States, through his writings on AlternativeRight.com and
  • thepointmag.com
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  • 5/29/2017 2:27:00 AM
  • One by one, the anti-EMH arguments collapse
  • Remember the saying; “The fish rots from the head down”? A pro-Trump Republican assaulted a reporter in Montana, while running for Congress. There was a Fox News reporter standing three feet away. But during the next few hours, Fox News reported ...
  • themoneyillusion.com
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  • 5/28/2017 3:45:00 PM
  • Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission pans motorboat restrictions
  • State wildlife commissioners scrapped a set of motorboat restrictions Friday, ending, for now, a tense debate that dragged on for more than a year over what should be allowed on certain Montana streams. At a meeting Friday morning, the Montana Fish and ...
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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  • 5/27/2017 10:20:00 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife Commission votes down Quiet Waters Initiative
  • Following months of public comment, hours of testimony Friday, accusations of conflicts of interest and rebuttals, and deciding against pushing the decision, the Montana Fish, and Wildlife Commission voted down a controversial petition to limit motorized .
  • Independent Record
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  • 5/27/2017 1:47:00 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife Commission Rejects ‘Quiet Waters’ Proposal
  • The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission unanimously rejected a proposal to prohibit personal watercraft, such as JetSkis and Wave Runners, on certain rivers, including part of the Flathead. After months of public debate among a divided sportsmen’s ...
  • FlatheadBeacon
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  • 5/26/2017 11:36:00 PM
  • Getting out: Boat, fish, hike or bike at Miner lakes
  • A restriction on gas-powered motors makes it a quiet place to angle. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks' fishing permits and aquatic invasive species stamps are required to fish. Beyond the 15-site car campground a rough 2-mile dirt lane leads to the start .
  • Independent Record
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  • 5/26/2017 12:14:00 AM
  • Mark Ward: Fishing options abound for the coming three-day weekend
  • This Memorial Day weekend should offer some good fishing opportunities for families on lakes across Montana. There are many lakes, with campgrounds, where you can try your luck and maybe take the family on an overnight camping trip. The first lake that ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 5/25/2017 6:03:00 PM
  • Another great Koocanusa Fishing Derby in the books
  • Story and photo by Josie Nelson The 15th annual Koocanusa Fishing Derby, held May 20-21 at Koocanusa Resort and Marina, Libby, Montana, is in the books, with a total of 323 people and 120 boats hitting the water to test their skill. This year's winners ...
  • newsbf.com
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  • 5/25/2017 4:36:00 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife Commission to decide on motorboat restrictions Friday
  • State wildlife commissioners are expected to decide Friday whether to further restrict the use of motorized watercraft on certain rivers and streams across Montana. The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission will take up a boating restriction proposal ...
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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  • 5/25/2017 3:45:00 AM
  • The River Kings
  • The fact that fish are in the water was helpful. I started fishing with him when I would go out to Montana in the summers in the late 90s. During that period I used to stay with Jim and Linda in Livingston. We would mostly fish out of a drift boat with his
  • cincinnatimagazine.com
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  • 5/24/2017 2:26:00 PM
  • Best Camera Bags: Fly Fishing Photography Tips from Bryan Gregson
  • For example, when I travel from my house in Montana to South America for trout fishing and shooting culture and cityscapes, I need to prepare to walk the city and shoot easily while keeping my gear safe and compact. Then it’s off to floating in rafts ...
  • venturingangler.com
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  • 5/24/2017 7:17:00 AM
  • Montana Commission to Take up Quiet Waters Initiative
  • The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission will take action on the Quiet Waters rule proposal in a meeting rescheduled for May 26 at 8:30 a.m. The Commission will hold a work session on May 25 at 4 p.m. at FWP Headquarters in Helena for an overview of the ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/24/2017 5:35:00 AM
  • Helena class offers casting tips for fly fishing beginners
  • (HELENA) The Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks helped some aspiring anglers learn the first steps to fly fishing in Helena Tuesday. FWP’s Montana Wild Education Center hosted an introductory fly casting class at Spring Meadow Lake State Park.
  • ktvh.com
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  • 5/24/2017 4:39:00 AM
  • Spring snow storm enhances Big Hole River fishing
  • Andrea Jones, with the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks, Region 3, said that with the higher flows, there could be obstacles. She recommended scouting the river before heading out. “If there’s a sizeable river blockage, we’ll post about it.
  • The Montana Standard
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  • 5/24/2017 3:16:00 AM
  • Fishing in the Flathead
  • The third Saturday in May marks the opening day of stream fishing in Montana. Most of the larger rivers are open year-round but smaller tributaries are typically restricted during the winter months. Mark Deleray, regional fisheries manager for Montana Fish
  • FlatheadBeacon
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  • 5/23/2017 8:48:00 PM
  • Fish, Wildlife Commission to rule on Quiet Waters rule on Friday
  • The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission will take action on the Quiet Waters rule proposal in a meeting rescheduled for Friday, May 26, at 8:30 a.m. The commission will hold a work session on Thursday, May 25, at 4 p.m. at FWP Headquarters in Helena for .
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 5/23/2017 7:48:00 PM
  • Montana: More Ramps Open to All Boaters on Canyon Ferry
  • Five boat ramps on Canyon Ferry Reservoir are now open to all boaters and four Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks decontamination stations are operating seven days a week. Yacht Basin, Kim's Marina, Goose Bay, Silos and Hellgate are open to all boats.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/23/2017 8:21:00 AM
  • 15 Books Recommended by Mitch Albom
  • Populated with drunks, loggers, card sharks, and whores, and set in the small towns and surrounding trout streams and mountains of western Montana, the stories concern themselves with the complexities of fly fishing, logging, fighting forest fires ...
  • media.bookbub.com
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  • 5/22/2017 10:40:00 PM
  • A Fishing Hole Spat Could Give Democrats a Shot at a Montana House Seat
  • With Thursday's special election approaching, the race for Montana's vacant House seat has gone national. The president's son Donald Trump Jr. flew to the small town of Hamilton to raise money for Republican businessman Greg Gianforte; Bernie Sanders made
  • Mother Jones
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  • 5/22/2017 6:23:00 PM
  • June’s Montana Hunting & Fishing News FREE Online for Ammoland Readers
  • USA-(Ammoland.com)-The Montana Hunting & Fishing News Magazine is offering an exclusive free look at their May 2017 issue online for Ammoland.com readers. The Montana Hunting & Fishing News magazine is produced 11 times per year, with issues monthly from .
  • Ammo Land
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  • 5/20/2017 1:43:00 PM
  • Female Grizzly and Two Yearlings Captured Near Ferndale
  • In Montana, it is illegal to feed bears and ungulates. This includes putting out grain and deer blocks. For more information on electric fencing and living in bear country visit: http://fwp.mt.gov/fishAndWildlife/livingWithWildlife/beBearAware/default.html
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 5/19/2017 11:05:00 PM
  • More ramps open to all boaters on Canyon Ferry
  • Five boat ramps on Canyon Ferry Reservoir are now open to all boaters and four Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks decontamination stations are operating seven days a week. Yacht Basin, Kim’s Marina, Goose Bay, Silos and Hellgate are open to all boats.
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 5/19/2017 8:48:00 PM
  • QUICK !! -- Pay Up.
  • .. Yesterday we received a positive step forward in the fight against invasive species. A mere $2 per resident fisher and $15 for non resident fishers will go toward the fight. .. According to Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks: "This is not a license fee ...
  • flyfishyellowstone.blogspot.com
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  • 5/19/2017 12:08:00 PM
  • A fly-fishing high on Montana's pristine Gallatin River
  • BIG SKY, Mont. - There had to be a little magic in play that rainy September day on the Gallatin River when I first felt the fly line arc behind me just right and then sail back as if in slow motion. Sailing, sailing - out over the river to deposit my fly
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 5/19/2017 7:20:00 AM
  • Lower Your Stress By Fly Fishing At Ruby Springs Lodge Montana
  • Residents from the Santa Clarita Valley and beyond can help reduce their stress by visiting Ruby Springs Lodge Montana for a high-end fly fishing getaway. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking KHTS Santa Clarita News Alerts delivered right to your inbox.
  • Santa Clarita Radio
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  • 5/18/2017 5:21:00 PM
  • Orvis – How to reinvent a 160 year old fly fishing company
  • If you don’t think that Orvis – long known for fly rods, Nantucket Red pants and patterned dog beds for your trusty black Labrador — has changed, just ask a seasoned Montana fly fishing guide. “Twenty years ago, a guy might show up all excited and ...
  • flylifemagazine.com
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  • 5/18/2017 12:03:00 PM
  • Vets Gather to Fish Fort Peck
  • Montana Warriors On The Water (MWOTW) will be hosting a fishing trip on Fort Peck Lake from July 10-15. Fifteen former and current service people from across the country will be guests of this trip and all expenses, including airfare, will be provided by .
  • glasgowcourier.com
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  • 5/17/2017 7:29:00 PM
  • Montana: FWP Encourages Folks to 'Wear Your Life Jacket to Work' May 19
  • This year, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is supporting "Wear Your Life Jacket to Work" Day on Friday, May 19. FWP joins boating professionals and enthusiasts to heighten awareness of different life jacket types that are available, including inflatable ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/16/2017 6:39:00 AM
  • Anglers help FWP keep track of fish in Montana's waters
  • More than 400,000 anglers fish in Montana each year and some participate in a unique program to report their catch. Melinda Schulze wants to catch the 547th fish of her life. She knows this exact number because she has been keeping a fishing log since she
  • 8KPAX
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  • 5/15/2017 8:59:00 PM
  • FWP encourages folks to "Wear Your Life Jacket to Work" May 19
  • This year, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is supporting “Wear Your Life Jacket to Work” Day on Friday, May 19. FWP joins boating professionals and enthusiasts to heighten awareness of different life jacket types that are available, including inflatable ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 5/15/2017 8:06:00 PM
  • Montana: Review of Plan to Remove Non-Native Trout in Bitterroot Valley
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) seeks public review of its proposal to remove non-native and hybridized cutthroat trout in the upper portion of Overwhich Creek and its tributaries in the southwest Bitterroot Valley, above Painted Rocks Dam. Westslope
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/15/2017 4:26:00 AM
  • Montana: FWP Seeks Comment on Clark Fork Access
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) is seeking public review and comment on its proposal to acquire approximately six acres along the Clark Fork River near Gold Creek for a new Fishing Access Site (FAS). The proposal calls for developing a new Gold Creek
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/15/2017 4:26:00 AM
  • His Kampf
  • In 2011, he moved from Washington to Whitefish, Montana, where his mother owns a vacation home and a commercial building. (She is the heiress to cotton farms in Louisiana, and his father is a respected Dallas ophthalmologist.) There he edited and published
  • The Atlantic
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  • 5/14/2017 12:22:00 PM
  • Healing Waters Lodge of Montana
  • Orvis endorsed, upscale fly-fishing lodge/guide service in southwest Montana, near the towns of Twin Bridges and Sheridan. Accommodations up to 18 guests, all meals, and guided fly fishing. Make your day a little cooler with a weekly dose of inspiration.
  • coolworks.com
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  • 5/12/2017 7:31:00 PM
  • FWP proposes first fish-removal project on Bitterroot Forest
  • Turns out they were wrong. Since 1990, fisheries biologists in Montana and Wyoming have tried to turn back the clock 103 times by removing non-native trout from lakes and streams where they don’t really belong. Up until this summer, none of those ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 5/12/2017 7:19:00 PM
  • FWP proposes first fish-removal project on Bitterroot Forest
  • Turns out they were wrong. Since 1990, fisheries biologists in Montana and Wyoming have tried to turn back the clock 103 times by removing non-native trout from lakes and streams where they don’t really belong. Up until this summer, none of those ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 5/12/2017 12:35:00 PM
  • Big Fish, Big Business
  • Luckily for Howe, 56, fishing is his work as the owner of Howe’s Fishing, operator of A Able Charters, which recently became one of largest fishing and guiding outfits in Montana with the acquisition of Mo Fisch Charters. This season, the company plans ...
  • FlatheadBeacon
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  • 5/11/2017 7:21:00 PM
  • 2nd amendment, hunting and fishing highlight Trump Jr.'s visit to Montana
  • EAST HELENA — The Republican candidate for Montana’s empty U.S. House seat took the opportunity to again voice his support for the Second Amendment on Thursday while standing next to President Donald J. Trump’s son, who emphasized his love for ...
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 5/11/2017 5:35:00 PM
  • Fishing event reels in record amount; other fundraisers boost nonprofits
  • This week's nonprofit news around the Triad. The ninth annual Reelin’ for Research offshore fishing tournament in Morehead City raised a record-high $517,000 on April 28 to benefit the Tony Montana Fellowship Fund at UNC Children’s Hospital in Chapel Hill.
  • The Business Journal
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  • 5/11/2017 10:59:00 AM
  • Game & Fish silent on review that could cost state money
  • Last month, the Missoulian reported that officials at Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks were worried about how a memo signed by U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will affect the department. The memo required a review of all grants more than $
  • nmpoliticalreport.com
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  • 5/11/2017 7:37:00 AM
  • Flyfishing Made Easy: 10 Tips for More Trout
  • K.D. One morning, while dry-fly fishing a Trico hatch on Montana’s Missouri River, guide Pete Cardinal told me to stop casting and watch the water. We were working a seam where fast water, colliding with a slow pool, was creating a foamy bubble line.
  • Field Stream
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  • 5/8/2017 9:12:00 PM
  • Famed Montana fly fishing shop destroyed by fire
  • If fly fishing is a religion - and for some it is - then the sport lost one of its holy sites, as the R.L. Winston Company building in Twin Bridges was destroyed by fire over the weekend. “People come from all over the world to visit this little shop.
  • krtv.com
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  • 5/8/2017 4:03:00 PM
  • Commission to take up Quiet Waters Initiative
  • The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission will take action on the Quiet Waters rule proposal in a meeting rescheduled for May 26 at 8:30 a.m. The Commission will hold a work session on May 25 at 4 p.m. at FWP Headquarters in Helena for an overview of the ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 5/8/2017 3:06:00 PM
  • Famous Montana fly fishing shop lost to fire
  • If fly fishing is a religion, and for some it is, then the sport lost one of its holy sites. “People come from all over the world to visit this little shop. New Zealand, Australia, all over Europe, they come on little pilgrimages just to visit this ...
  • 8KPAX
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  • 5/8/2017 2:34:00 PM

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