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  • Little Fish Brewing – Bringing a slice of the Ardennes to Appalachia
  • It’s a beautiful fall day and I’m driving southeast to visit one of Ohio’s up and coming breweries, Little Fish Brewing in Athens. Over the course of the ninety minute drive the flat landscape and urban sprawl of Ohio’s largest city give way to ...
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  • 11/28/2016 2:37:52 PM
  • Ice rink featuring 5,000 frozen fish forced to close
  • The park says it will hold a memorial service for the fish next year. Police in Ohio have arrested a man after he was discovered with more than $330,000 (£266,000) worth of marijuana wrapped to look like Christmas presents in his car. Officials say Daniel
  • The Week
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  • 11/28/2016 10:20:10 AM
  • Death on fishing trip ruled homicide
  • He was pronounced dead at 4:18 p.m. Aug. 13, a Saturday, in the emergency room of East Liverpool City Hospital. Perl was fishing on the Ohio River when he suffered the injuries that led to his death. He was taken to the Fairview Street home of the man he .
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  • 11/4/2016 4:43:34 AM
  • Matt Fish is living the dream every day at Melt Bar and Grilled
  • Matt Fish did not set out to revolutionize the experience of dining out in Northeast Ohio when he opened Melt Bar and Grilled a decade ago. He had a much more simple ambition. “My goal was just to get open,” Fish says. “I was a guy that went out four ...
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  • 11/1/2016 7:34:45 PM
  • The nasty eating habits of prehistory's meanest fish
  • Ryan and colleagues examined the jaws of Dunkleosteus fossils from the famous Cleveland Shale in Ohio. They found that as these monstrous fish grew up, their mouths changed. The jaws gradually lengthened, while the fangs up front grew sturdier. This meant
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  • 11/1/2016 12:46:43 PM
  • Riebe & Snyder Win PMTT Ranger Boats World Championship.
  • In second place with a 45" musky were Fred LeDerer of Perrysburg, Ohio and Phil Cummings of Graytown, Ohio. These two anglers heard the casters were having a hard time getting following fish to bite so they tried trolling 5 miles per hour to get a reaction
  • Outdoors First
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  • 10/26/2016 11:59:34 PM
  • Fairport Harding students explore entrepreneurship with fishing lures
  • Thanks to a grant from the Ohio Department of Education, a forward-thinking administration and a number of students willing to try something different, Fairport Harding High School is on its way to becoming a player in the fishing-lure game. It’s ...
  • The News-Herald
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  • 10/26/2016 11:13:37 AM
  • World Series in Cleveland: Fishing options, steelhead to perch
  • That’s right, I said free ramps. Lake Erie and its tributaries are major destinations for Chicago-area fishermen, but more around Port Clinton, Ohio than by Cleveland. Steelhead fishing is the top thing going, from shore and for fly fishermen.
  • Chicago Sun Times
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  • 10/25/2016 5:12:43 PM
  • Fish and wildlife doing well in Ohio
  • Last week, I opened my mailbox and found the winter issue of Wild Ohio, a great publication put out by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, had arrived. I love getting this magazine because it always has some great articles and pictures about Ohio’s .
  • Galion Inquirer
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  • 10/24/2016 11:54:46 PM
  • Ohio: Steelheading Basics Seminar offered in Portage Lakes
  • AKRON, OH – A free seminar featuring basic steelhead fishing in northeast Ohio's tributaries will be offered on Thursday, November 17th, 2016 according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Phil Hillman from the ODNR Division of Wildlife ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 10/21/2016 7:30:29 AM
  • Fishing, a part of Bay's history
  • For some it was a second income and others, their livelihood. The Saddler family were fishermen. Charles Dodd, a traveling tailor from Henrietta, Ohio, while at the Osborn house making a suit, heard of a position as a deck hand on one of Sherman Osborn‘s .
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  • 10/18/2016 2:22:04 PM
  • Now Open: Gordon Ramsay Fish and Chips
  • I spend a lot of free time fishing, both competing in tournaments and also just for fun. I happened to live about an hour from Port Clinton, Ohio which is known as the Walleye Capital of the World. Because of this, I always have a good supply of fish in ..
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  • 10/10/2016 2:31:33 PM
  • Fish, fisherman and the savior
  • I vividly remember those summer days of the 1960s at our family’s pond in northeast Ohio. It was there I learned the art of luring little fish from their watery habitat. I became acquainted with my future father-in-law when I began dating my wife ...
  • Sidney Daily News
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  • 10/5/2016 5:00:39 PM
  • Saltwater Fishing with Operation Outdoor Freedom
  • The man flew in bombers during WWII and developed a passion for saltwater fishing once he retired from Ohio, and I was thrilled to join him whenever I could. As Time is burdened to do, however, these days were put in the past, and I had never wandered down
  • The Ledger
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  • 10/5/2016 4:14:43 AM
  • 10 Absurd Fishing Laws That Will Blow Your Mind
  • Just stay in bed. Another one from Ohio: Sundays are for the Lord, not whales. If you are fishing for whales on a Sunday in Ohio, you will be punished… but you should be safe, since there are none there.
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  • 10/4/2016 6:06:16 PM
  • The Quiet Fishing Town In Ohio That Seems Frozen In Time
  • While most people are familiar with Ohio’s island life and the popular vacation destination of Put-In-Bay in the summer months, the quaint fishing town of Port Clinton has a unique charm all its own year-round. As a safe harbor for Lake Erie boaters and ..
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  • 10/3/2016 6:50:24 PM
  • Fish fingerling sale planned
  • To maintain a balanced population, species recommended by the OSU Extension and the Ohio Division of Wildlife include: 100 largemouth bass, 500 blue gill or red ear sunfish (shellcracker) and 100 channel catfish per surface acre of pond. If the size of the
  • Sidney Daily News
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  • 10/2/2016 7:56:01 PM
  • Youth fishing club seeking members
  • Club members will have the opportunity to participate in fishing tournaments sponsored by the Ohio Bass Federation. Club tournaments will be held at surrounding lakes which will include; Knox Lake, Clear Fork, Charles Mill and Pleasant Hill. Currently the
  • Knox Pages
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  • 9/29/2016 12:50:04 PM
  • The Fruition Of Flow
  • Lures don’t catch fish, those casting the lures do. And somewhere, every day, someone is catching fish. I once fished a bass tournament on the Ohio River in which 95 of the 100 competitors blanked. Yet the winner weighed in a five-bass limit, all caught ..
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  • 9/29/2016 4:07:31 AM
  • Outdoors | Ohio’s hunting, fishing scofflaws learn expensive lessons
  • With deer season underway, it’s probably time to reflect on the fact that while virtue might bring its own rewards, the rewards of detected vice usually go to the legal system. • The hunter said he’d been shooting at doves in the Delaware Wildlife ...
  • The Columbus Dispatch
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  • 9/25/2016 10:17:20 AM
  • Disabled veterans enjoy a day of fishing
  • NEW LONDON, OHIO - - There's nothing like an afternoon of fishing to get away from it all. No one deserves that get away more than these guys. They're disabled veterans. Helping men and women who served is the Perry Thomas Demming Foundation's mission.
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  • 9/23/2016 11:55:45 PM
  • Air cooling, time for fishing perch warming up
  • It’s not unusual for outdoorsmen from all over Ohio to make the sometimes long drive up to Lake Erie for fall perch fishing. And Lake Erie yellow perch can be well worth the drive. They’re an extremely tasty fish, selling in supermarkets for up to $ ...
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  • 9/23/2016 5:14:53 PM
  • The Blade's weekly fishing report: 9-23
  • With fall weather just around the corner, the river regulars expect the fishing to only improve in the coming weeks. Ohio Strip Mine Lakes: Guide Corneilus Harris from Guru Outfitters said the largemouth bass are smacking the spinnerbaits, topwater ...
  • Toledo Blade
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  • 9/23/2016 4:28:57 AM
  • Erie area weekend fishing report, Sept. 23-25
  • But they deteriorate rapidly once they enter creeks. More pink salmon have been reported in Ohio. A 10-pound brown trout was caught by casting off the beach at TwentyMile Creek. Perch fishing has been fair at best. No perch have been reported from Dunkirk
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  • 9/23/2016 1:58:37 AM
  • Easy Fish Chowder
  • Reduce the heat and add the milk or half and half. Heat through but don’t boil. We always used haddock when we made it but turns out that’s hard to find here in Ohio so I used cod and it turned out great. Really any thick, meaty white fish should work!
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  • 9/21/2016 10:57:52 AM
  • Fall fishing spots abundant in SW Ohio
  • If you like to fish, are new to the area or just want to visit a place you’ve never tried, there are many options for anglers in southwest Ohio. A few days ago I sat down with Debbie Walters, now the senior member of the staff in the Ohio Division of ...
  • Dayton Daily News
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  • 9/17/2016 4:43:13 AM
  • Fall fishing spots abundant in SW Ohio
  • If you like to fish, are new to the area or just want to visit a place you’ve never tried, there are many options for anglers in southwest Ohio. A few days ago I sat down with Debbie Walters, now the senior member of the staff in the Ohio Division of ...
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  • 9/17/2016 4:07:26 AM
  • Lake Erie's shrunken algal bloom revives fishing, tourism this summer
  • CLEVELAND, Ohio – The unusually hot and dry summer has diffused the harmful algal bloom that plagued Lake Erie in recent years, and boosted the lake's swimming, boating and $1 billion sports fishing industry, charter captains and tourism officials say.
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer
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  • 9/15/2016 5:28:33 AM
  • 15th Fish and Shrimp Festival brings food, music
  • Nobody in the Champaign County area during the third week in September for 15 years when the Ohio Fish & Shrimp Festival returns to Freshwater Farms of Ohio, 2624 N. U.S. Highway 68. The 15th event will be 4-10:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m .
  • Springfield News Sun
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  • 9/14/2016 3:56:40 AM
  • Hatfield Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament on Lake Erie
  • The largest bass fishing site on the Web! The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide SANDUSKY, Ohio (Sept. 12, 2016) – Steve Hatfield of Ashland, Ohio, weighed four bass totaling 11 pounds, 3 ounces, Sunday to win the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL ...
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  • 9/13/2016 1:56:10 AM
  • Outdoors | Cooler temps should heat up Ohio fishing action
  • After a sweltering and often deluge-punctuated summer, the tropics finally will retreat as September moves along. Many fish and most fishermen ratchet up a different vibe as the air freshens and waters cool, making breathing easier. Fish in the fall can ..
  • The Columbus Dispatch
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  • 9/11/2016 9:50:59 AM
  • Introducing a new fish to pond illegal, harmful
  • They eat whatever they can and quickly can ruin a small fishery. The Ohio Division of Wildlife’s(DOW) Mike Wilkerson, fish management supervisor in Wildlife District Two, explained: “As for the time it takes a flathead to eat its way through a lake ...
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  • 9/10/2016 8:07:47 PM
  • Ohio Fish & Shrimp Festival entertainment set
  • Five crowd-pleasing bands from previous festivals will be joined by six new bands for the 15th annual Ohio Fish & Shrimp Festival, Sept. 16-18, at Freshwater Farms of Ohio, 2624 N. U.S. 68, a mile north of Urbana. “We’re pleased to offer our guests a ...
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  • 9/9/2016 4:02:36 AM
  • Fishing report: Lake Erie conditions improving for anglers
  • Largemouth bass also are active in the area and are being picked up mostly on shiners. • On the Ohio River in Western Allegheny County, cooler water temperatures are providing an increased number of walleye, smallmouth bass, sauger and large-sized catfish.
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 9/8/2016 7:55:50 PM
  • $10,000 Top Prize Lures Fishing Teams To Rising Sun This Weekend
  • A 45-pound catfish was the biggest catch of the 2015 Ohio Valley River Cats Catfish Tournament. The tournament returns to the Ohio River in Rising Sun this weekend, September 10 and 11, 2016. Photo provided. (Rising Sun, Ind.) – Fishing boats will be ...
  • Eagle Radio 99.3 FM WSCH
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  • 9/8/2016 2:19:24 PM
  • Erie area fishing report, Sept. 2-4
  • Walleye have been hitting well. Starting near the Ohio border and continuing to near Walnut Creek, walleye have been hitting in depths of about 75 feet in the Second Trench. Start fishing about 50 feet down. Walleye off that same stretch of shoreline also
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  • 9/2/2016 10:15:59 AM
  • The Blade's weekly fishing report: 9-2
  • Lake Erie/steelhead: Anglers targeting walleye in the waters off the Ashtabula and Conneaut area in extreme northeastern Ohio are catching steelhead by trolling spoons and stick baits well offshore. The ODNR reports that the fish are positioned in the ...
  • Toledo Blade
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  • 9/2/2016 4:18:04 AM
  • Researchers to determine how algal blooms impact fish
  • Researchers at The Ohio State University are studying how well fish can see both prey and predators underwater, and how that ability is influenced by changes in water clarity. They hope that the research will help Lake Erie fisheries adapt to algal blooms
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  • 8/29/2016 2:02:38 PM
  • Kayak fishing on a river is not the same
  • The winning team, called Buckeye Billie Bass Gitters, a couple guys from southern Ohio, talked to a local guide who recommended they fish the Huron River. While Belyk and I struggled all day to catch four fish between us in the high, very muddy water ...
  • The Herald Palladium
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  • 8/28/2016 5:57:03 AM
  • Hartley Flipped Hard Cover For 1st B.A.S.S. Victory
  • "I'm not a good fisherman and I'm not very smart," the Ohio veteran said in the wake of his long-awaited first B.A.S.S. victory at last week's James River Bassmaster Northern Open in Richmond, Va. "But I try harder than anybody else, and when you try your
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  • 8/24/2016 5:54:38 AM
  • How to Fish for Mid Day Summer Walleyes
  • by the Touchdown Club of Columbus, Ohio. Babe is the only outdoors figure to be so honored before or since. He was inducted into the Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame in 1988; and the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame in 2001. In 2007 he earned the ...
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  • 8/23/2016 12:51:00 PM
  • Investigation opened into fishing man’s death
  • James C. Perl, 44, was fishing on the Ohio River in Hancock County when he suffered unspecified injuries, authorities have said. He was taken to the Fairview Street home of the man he was fishing with and then to East Liverpool City Hospital, where he was
  • Weirton Daily Times
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  • 8/21/2016 5:29:34 AM
  • Hilts: Three fishing derbies make for busy weekend in Niagara County
  • Top steelhead is a 14-pound, one ounce fish caught by Robert Griffith of Akron, Ohio. Jessie Pepper of Rochester has the top lake trout with 16-pounds, 12-ounces and Patrick Pullinzi of Hamlin is the leading brown trout catcher at 15-pounds, seven ounces.
  • Niagara Gazette
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  • 8/20/2016 6:45:19 PM
  • FISH FORECAST: Wilson, Olcott take center stage in local fishing
  • Top steelhead is a 14-pound, 1-ounce fish caught by Robert Griffith of Akron, Ohio. Jessie Pepper of Rochester has the top lake trout with 16 pounds, 12 ounces, while Patrick Pullinzi of Hamlin is the leading brown trout catcher at 15 pounds, 7 ounces.
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
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  • 8/18/2016 11:34:01 PM
  • Fish Forecast: Wilson, Olcott take center stage in local fishing
  • Top steelhead is a 14-pound, 1-ounce fish caught by Robert Griffith of Akron, Ohio. Jessie Pepper of Rochester has the top lake trout with 16 pounds, 12 ounces, while Patrick Pullinzi of Hamlin is the leading brown trout catcher at 15 pounds, 7 ounces.
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  • 8/18/2016 8:06:26 PM
  • Oreo Debuts Swedish Fish-Flavored Cookies
  • The limited edition packs of the Swedish Fish Oreos will only be available exclusively at Kroger. Kroger is an Ohio-based supermarket chain. The new Swedish Fish Oreos will keep in traditional crunchy, chocolate wafers. But the flavor of the crème inside .
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  • 8/13/2016 4:05:59 AM
  • Otterbein St. Marys to host fish fry
  • ST. MARYS — Otterbein St. Marys will hold their Annual Fish Fry on Saturday, Aug. 20, from 11a.m. to 3 p.m. The event, held at 11230 State Route 364, St Marys, Ohio, will feature a fish dinner, with hamburgers optional, ice cream and a beverage.
  • Sidney Daily News
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  • 8/12/2016 3:48:41 PM
  • Fishing report: Channel catfish hitting at Pymatuning Reservoir
  • The walleye in the Ohio River are coming alive at night, as anglers are reporting successful results with small plastic minnow baits. Near the Kilbuck Access, catfish have been hitting for fishermen using chicken livers and small bluegills. • On Crooked ..
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 8/11/2016 5:22:56 PM
  • Ohio issues new guidelines for eating fish from state waters
  • The statewide study reflects some improvements in Ohio's waters. For instance, advisories against eating common carp from the Big Darby Creek, North Branch Portage River and Mahoning River have been lifted and are now one-per-month advisories. The state's
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  • 8/6/2016 5:50:20 PM
  • Ohio issues new guidelines for eating fish from state waters
  • Ohio has issued new guidelines for eating fish caught in lakes, rivers and streams. The statewide study reflects some improvements in Ohio's waters. For instance, advisories against eating common carp from the Big Darby Creek, North Branch Portage River ..
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  • 8/6/2016 10:05:03 AM
  • Veterans lured to lake with food, fishing and fun
  • As a boy in Ohio, Russell Ramsey spent many hours fishing with his father, who owned a bait store. “Fishing was my whole life,” he said Wednesday as he dropped a line in Veterans Lake in Ramsey. Army veteran Russell Ramsey, of Brooklyn Park ...
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  • 8/4/2016 2:03:38 PM
  • Don’t dump aquarium fish into natural waters
  • Unless you live on a Hollywood movie set, fish aren’t carried in massive tornados and don’t swim through some subterranean river network that connects Ohio to the tropical rainforest. Piranhas, pacu, cichlids, or any other tropical fish that may wind ...
  • Lancaster Eagle Gazette
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  • 8/4/2016 11:11:51 AM
  • State agencies investigating fish kill in Putnam County
  • Multiple agencies are investigating what caused a fish kill along the Auglaize River in Putnam County this week. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the state's Division of Wildlife are currently surveying the situation in the Fort Jennings
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  • 8/1/2016 9:59:39 PM
  • Delphos sewage malfunction leads to Auglaize River fish kill
  • DELPHOS — A malfunction at a Delphos lift station resulted in what the Ohio Department of Natural Resources described as a “significant” fish kill in the Auglaize River. According to Delphos safety service director Shane Coleman, the city was first ...
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  • 8/1/2016 7:57:57 PM
  • Delphos city officials working on resolution of fish kill
  • DELPHOS — While Delphos City Officials were working on fixing the water line leak, they were also working with the Ohio EPA and Ohio Department of Natural Resources to solve a situation that resulted in the deaths of fish in the Auglaize River and Flat ...
  • The Delphos Herald
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  • 8/1/2016 2:25:41 AM
  • Fish kill in Delphos is fixed
  • DELPHOS — While Delphos City Officials were working on fixing the water line leak, they were also working with the Ohio EPA and Ohio Department of Natural Resources to solve a situation that resulted in the deaths of fish in the Auglaize River and Flat ...
  • The Delphos Herald
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  • 8/1/2016 2:25:41 AM
  • MCCOY: WV natural resources panel approves fishing-regulation changes
  • The state Natural Resources Commission has approved creel and size limits for flathead catfish on the Ohio and Kanawha rivers; and they have approved three new special-regulations sections for trout streams in Randolph, Pendleton and Wyoming counties.
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  • 7/31/2016 4:14:15 AM
  • Fishing report for 7/29
  • Good walleye fishing was reported between Elk Creek and the Ohio line, and off The Mountain. Smallmouths in good numbers were pulled off near-shore structure from North East to New York. Yellow perch were suspended near 30 feet in 55 feet of water from ...
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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  • 7/29/2016 11:54:45 AM
  • The Blade's weekly fishing report: 7-29
  • A Penn State team won the tournament with a five-fish limit that went 13 pounds and three ounces. Ohio Muskie: Perrysburg muskie aficionado Fred Lederer reports that during a recent tournament on West Branch Reservoir in Portage County yielded several ...
  • Toledo Blade
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  • 7/29/2016 4:23:47 AM
  • Fishing report: Anglers catching bass, channel catfish at Canonsburg Lake
  • Somerset Lake has been a source of crappie, largemouth bass, walleye and channel catfish. • On the Ohio River towards Neville Island, catfish have been prevalent for anglers fishing by the dams around Montgomery. Suckers and bluegills have been the bait ..
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 7/28/2016 7:05:26 PM
  • Scientist intends to digitize 3D replica of all fish in the world
  • Fish from museum collections are trackable with numbers, and the online database now houses scans of fish from the UW’s Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, the National Academy of Sciences in Philadelphia, Ohio State University, Western ...
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  • 7/28/2016 2:44:45 AM
  • Safety stressed when fishing, boating in Portage Lakes
  • PORTAGE LAKES — Fishing and boating in the Portage Lakes are as popular as ever, but it is important to do both activities in a safe manner, said Matt Wolfe, fisheries biologist with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ (DNR) Division of Wildlife.
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  • 7/27/2016 11:52:57 PM
  • EPA releases fish advisories for Mahoning River, other Ohio waterways
  • Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) COLUMBUS, Ohio (WYTV) – The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has .
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  • 7/27/2016 1:05:43 AM
  • Database of 3D Scanned Fish Now Contains Over 500 Specimens
  • to scanning whole series of fishes quickly.” The specimens have come from collections housed at the University of Washington and also from sources as varied as Ohio State University and the Western Australian Museum, among others. It would seem that Dr ...
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  • 7/21/2016 7:13:44 PM
  • Spotlight on native fish families: minnows
  • This week continues the series highlighting some of our lesser known fish species that inhabit the waters of Ohio and Fairfield County. I started the discussion last week with a brief synopsis of the darter family because they are a personal favorite of ..
  • Lancaster Eagle Gazette
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  • 7/21/2016 4:21:56 PM
  • You can 3D-print these free scans of fish
  • Fish from museum collections are trackable with numbers, and the online database now houses scans of fish from the University of Washington’s Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, the National Academy of Sciences in Philadelphia, Ohio State ...
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  • 7/20/2016 5:56:11 PM
  • Professor digitizing every fish species in the world
  • Fish from museum collections are trackable with numbers, and the online database now houses scans of fish from the UW's Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, the National Academy of Sciences in Philadelphia, Ohio State University, Western Australian
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  • 7/20/2016 10:53:50 AM
  • UW professor is digitizing every fish species in the world
  • Fish from museum collections are trackable with numbers, and the online database now houses scans of fish from the UW’s Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, the National Academy of Sciences in Philadelphia, Ohio State University, Western ...
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  • 7/19/2016 5:07:15 PM
  • Nugget of Knowledge: Filet-o-Fish, an Ohio creation
  • Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) It’s not advertised much, but it’s always there on the menu.
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  • 7/19/2016 8:17:33 AM
  • Nugget of Knowledge: Filet-o-Fish an Ohio Creation!
  • Ever enjoy a filet-o-fish sandwich from McDonalds? It’s not advertised very much at all…but it’s always there on the menu. Here’s the story behind it…it was born in Ohio. It came from a McDonald’s restaurant in Montfort Heights, near Cincinnati.
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  • 7/19/2016 8:17:33 AM
  • Poffenberger Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament on Ohio River
  • 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 MAYSVILLE, Ky. (July 18, 2016) – Jake Poffenberger ...
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  • 7/19/2016 12:32:15 AM
  • TRAM holds Reeling in the Future fishing tournament
  • The first-place winner from the girls’ team and the boys’ team received the opportunity to go to a fishing competition in Huron, Ohio. The first-place winner of the girls’ team is Rylee Sweet and the winner of the boys’ team is D’ryrs Williams.
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  • 7/18/2016 3:28:14 PM
  • Night fishing an alternative to dog days of summer
  • People tend to overlook bowfishing and consequently records for species caught with this method. There are only five categories in the Ohio bowfishing records and one just changed when Tim Makowski of Massillon caught a 9.2 pound Bowfin or dogfish in ...
  • Limaohio
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  • 7/17/2016 3:26:26 AM
  • Southwest Ohio fish report
  • SOUTHWEST OHIO (FOX19) – Five locations in southwest Ohio will be stocked with 10 to 13-inch rainbow trout in October. Trout fishing provides an exciting fishing experience to anglers. Anglers 16 and over must possess an Ohio fishing license. A statewide .
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  • 7/16/2016 10:58:35 AM
  • Erie-area fishing report for weekend of July 15-17
  • Off the Point try 50 feet to 55 feet. Starting from the west, walleye fishing is good in Ohio from Ashtabula to Painsville, then less so until reaching the Walnut Creek area where walleye have been hitting from 40 feet out into the first trench at about 75
  • Goerie
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  • 7/15/2016 12:04:12 PM
  • The Blade's weekly fishing report: 7-15
  • Record Bowfin: An Ohio record bowfin weighing 9.20 pounds has been certified by the Outdoor Writers of Ohio State Record Fish Committee. Tim Makowski of Massillon took the 29-5/8 inch long fish while bowfishing in Mogadore Reservoir on July 2. Makowski’s .
  • Toledo Blade
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  • 7/15/2016 4:47:32 AM
  • FISH FORECAST: Fishing still as hot as the weather on Lake Ontario
  • Jim Hanley says you really have to work your butt off for a decent catch of walleye. It seems like they were still waiting for the Ohio fish to show up. Worm harness and stickbaits in 60-plus feet of water off the Catt and Sturgeon Point. Bass action has .
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
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  • 7/14/2016 8:55:06 PM
  • Huron water tower fishing for attention
  • Monday begins a three-week project to paint a Huron water tower off Ohio 2 near the U.S. 6 exit in the form of a fishing float or bobber. City officials expect a vibrant color scheme to reel in loads of attention for their community. “This is an ...
  • Sandusky Register
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  • 7/14/2016 8:40:47 PM
  • Fishing report: Allegheny River giving up smallmouth and white bass
  • At the Kilbuck Access in the Ohio River, anglers have used minnows to snag bass. The early evening hours have been particularly fruitful, according to a Fish & Boat Commission report. • Bluegill, crappie and largemouth bass are hitting at Brady's Run ...
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 7/14/2016 7:07:43 PM
  • Fish Forecast: Fishing still as hot as the weather on Lake Ontario
  • Jim Hanley says you really have to work your butt off for a decent catch of walleye. It seems like they were still waiting for the Ohio fish to show up. Worm harness and stickbaits in 60-plus feet of water off the Catt and Sturgeon Point. Bass action has .
  • Niagara Gazette
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  • 7/14/2016 6:17:37 PM
  • Spotlight on native fish families: Darters
  • There are 22 species of darters in Ohio and, as mentioned above, they are on the small end of the fish size spectrum. In fact, adults of two species, the least darter and Tippecanoe darter, are considered the two smallest fish in the state. What darters ..
  • Lancaster Eagle Gazette
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  • 7/14/2016 3:25:49 PM
  • Lt. Gov. Taylor fills in during Governor’s Fish Ohio Day
  • PORT CLINTON — A week before the Republican National Convention and its dissenters clog the streets of downtown Cleveland, Ohio’s lieutenant governor went fishing. Ohio Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor speaks at the 37th annual Governor’s Fish Ohio Day in Port ...
  • Toledo Blade
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  • 7/13/2016 3:59:48 AM
  • Governor's Fish Ohio Day
  • Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor arrived at the Lake Erie Shores & Islands Welcome Center in Port Clinton Tuesday morning, eager to catch walleye. Taylor, along with many anglers, participated in the 37th annual Governor’s Fish Ohio Day. Anglers were assigned to ...
  • Sandusky Register
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  • 7/12/2016 11:13:28 PM
  • Starter fly fishing classes available
  • Findlay, OH 45840 Attention: Beginning Fly Fishing Clinic. Applicants may bring one guest. Two areas added to nature preserve system The Ohio State Nature Preserve system is growing. The Division of Natural Areas and Preserves has added two additional ...
  • Bucyrus Telegraph Forum
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  • 7/12/2016 9:58:54 AM
  • Fishing Lake Erie? Bring these tips with you
  • Always tasty. My first stop elsewhere next morning was Old Bay Bridge (Sandusky Bay Bridge Access), which parallels Ohio 2 over Sandusky Bay. I've fished here dozens of times and caught predominantly channel cats, some big ones, but also the usual ...
  • WKYC
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  • 7/11/2016 10:31:43 PM
  • Interested in fly fishing? Here's your chance to sign up
  • CASTALIA — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources is hosting a lottery for prospective anglers interested in joining its fly fishing class. The lottery will impartially decide who will fill the 125 spots open for the popular program. The lucky ...
  • Sandusky Register
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  • 7/11/2016 8:30:01 PM
  • Annual Coon and Sportsman Club fishing derby Saturday
  • The club also offers hot dogs, chips and soda for participants. Funding for the fishing derby is provided by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, the Delphos Coon & Sportsman’s Club and many local industries and individuals.
  • The Delphos Herald
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  • 7/11/2016 10:50:12 AM
  • Hand of the Week: 'Fish' Lives Out $888k WSOP Poker Fairy Tale
  • His name is Hung Le. He's a self-professed "fish" and father of five who runs a nail salon in Dayton, Ohio. When time allows, he plays a little $1/$2 on the side. His cash payout for winning the first-ever 888poker Crazy Eights event: $888,888. It’s a ...
  • Poker Listings
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  • 7/10/2016 4:49:18 PM
  • Portman’s fishing trip addresses algae issue
  • LAKESIDE, Ohio — Other than some breezy air and choppy water, U.S. Sen. Rob Portman (R., Ohio) got a picture-perfect day Saturday for what has become an annual fishing trip on western Lake Erie. This year’s excursion arguably drew more attention ...
  • Toledo Blade
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  • 7/10/2016 4:17:41 AM
  • Ohio teen fulfills wish of halibut fishing in Alaska
  • HOMER, Alaska >> David Stammen of Sidney, Ohio, reeled in his first halibut aboard a Homer Ocean Charter boat — followed by 12 more over the course of his fishing trip in June. “It was amazing, other than the fact that you’re just about falling off ...
  • The News-Herald
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  • 7/9/2016 6:09:13 PM
  • Ohio teen fulfills wish of halibut fishing in Alaska
  • HOMER, Alaska (AP) — David Stammen of Sidney, Ohio, reeled in his first halibut aboard a Homer Ocean Charter boat — followed by 12 more over the course of his fishing trip in June. "It was amazing, other than the fact that you're just about falling off ...
  • Northwest Signal
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  • 7/9/2016 11:06:53 AM
  • Ohio teen fulfills wish of halibut fishing in Alaska
  • HOMER, Alaska (AP) — David Stammen of Sidney, Ohio, reeled in his first halibut aboard a Homer Ocean Charter boat — followed by 12 more over the course of his fishing trip in June. "It was amazing, other than the fact that you're just about falling off ...
  • heraldcourier.com
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  • 7/9/2016 6:49:11 AM
  • Defining success in fishing
  • The Fourth of July was a firecracker weekend for me, but I never lit a fuse. With the hot weather settling over Northeast Ohio, I had few expectations that the dog days fishing would be memorable. Happily, I was wrong. Let’s face it. If fishing were only .
  • Vindy.com
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  • 7/9/2016 5:16:08 AM
  • Lottery underway for fishing clinics
  • The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has announced that a lottery is underway for anglers interested in learning the art of fly fishing and practicing their skills on a half-mile section of Cold Creek at the Castalia State Fish Hatchery. There are 125
  • Sandusky Register
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  • 7/8/2016 6:24:44 PM
  • Erie-area fishing report for weekend of July 8-10
  • Perch are scattered from 45 feet to 53 feet off Godfrey Run. Perch fishing in Ohio has been slow. Walleye have been hitting out of Dunkirk and to the west in depths of 70 feet to 80 feet. From the New York line to North East Marina concentrate around 60 ..
  • Goerie
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  • 7/8/2016 12:05:20 PM
  • Fish need released quickly, carefully
  • Jeff Tyson, the Lake Erie Program Administrator for the Ohio Division of Wildlife at its Sandusky station, said that if you must handle a fish it is best to wet your hands first, since any handling will remove some of the protective “slime” coating.
  • Toledo Blade
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  • 7/8/2016 6:00:16 AM
  • 2 tagged fish caught, 93 remain
  • Another prize would win the lucky angler a sportsman's trip to Cast and Blast Lodges in Ohio. Seven are worth $1,000 cash each — five sponsored by the Daily Journal, which also has two $500 fish, and one each by Heritage FS and Kankakee County Visitors ...
  • The Daily Journal
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  • 7/7/2016 10:14:59 PM
  • Fishing For A Cause Tournament nets $200,000 for The Schwartz Center
  • said Capt. Rick Bellavance. Black sea bass fishing is outstanding. “Customers are catching black sea bass and scup at Ohio Ledge, Pine Hill, Prudence Island and south of the Jamestown and Newport Bridges.” said Ken Ferrara of Ray’s Bait & Tackle.
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 7/7/2016 8:41:55 PM
  • Fishing still strong; little boating
  • “Fish are biting at Buckeye Lake,” said Marty Lundquist, Ohio Division of Wildlife District One fish management supervisor. “Channel catfish, saugeye, crappie, largemouth bass, and sunfish are all plentiful and catchable right now.” He said channel ...
  • The Buckeye Lake Beacon
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  • 7/7/2016 3:34:07 PM
  • Fishing Lake Erie? Bring these tips with you
  • Always tasty. My first stop elsewhere next morning was Old Bay Bridge (Sandusky Bay Bridge Access), which parallels Ohio 2 over Sandusky Bay. I've fished here dozens of times and caught predominantly channel cats, some big ones, but also the usual ...
  • Bucyrus Telegraph Forum
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  • 7/6/2016 5:08:21 PM
  • Mayfly hatch still affecting walleye fishing
  • Some good smallmouth bass fishing has been going on in the Ohio island areas, mostly in 14-24’ of water. Look for a rough, rocky bottom area or drop off for the best numbers of smallmouth. Soft Craws working best for them now and large minnows also work ..
  • Beacon
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  • 7/3/2016 11:59:56 PM
  • The Blade's weekly fishing report: 7-1
  • Ohio Muskies: Perrysburg’s Fred Lederer worked as a volunteer at the recent Wounded Warrior Project muskie fishing outing at Alum Creek Reservoir in Delaware, sponsored by the Central Ohio Chapter of Muskies Inc. Lederer got to guide two vets ...
  • Toledo Blade
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  • 7/1/2016 4:49:50 AM
  • New at Pymatuning: Fish 'hot spots,' boat inspections
  • The park has instituted voluntary boat inspections in an attempt to avoid invasive species and plants. And new artificial fish habitat on the Ohio side of Pymatuning are creating "hot spots" for anglers. Crews have completed work on the structures to ...
  • Goerie
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  • 7/1/2016 4:06:53 AM
  • Ohio fish records made to be broken
  • Catching a falling star and putting it in your pocket may actually be easier than reeling in an Ohio state-record fish and enshrining it on one’s wall. Few are the anglers who’ve set out on an Ohio angling adventure with the express purpose of catching ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 6/30/2016 5:36:57 PM
  • Catfish on the line for Aug. 20 fishing tournament
  • The Cabela's King Kat Tournament Trail will hit the waters of the Ohio and Muskingum Rivers at Marietta Aug. 20. This is the opportunity for local catfish anglers to compete for cash, prizes and a chance to advance to the Cabela's King Kat North and South
  • Marietta Times
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  • 6/30/2016 6:24:04 AM
  • Anglers Reminded to Check Fishing Regulations for Specific Bass Species
  • COLUMBUS- Anglers planning to pursue striped bass, white bass and hybrid-striped bass are reminded to check the 2016-2017 Ohio Fishing regulations before dropping their line in the water. For all Ohio waters, except Lake Erie and areas immediately upstream
  • perrytribune.com
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  • 6/29/2016 9:45:41 AM
  • Firefighters enjoy fishing trip
  • Recently a group of women Chicago firefighters went fishing in Port Clinton, Ohio. A 28-3/4-pound and a 27-1/2 pound walleye were caught. The women had a delicious dinner. Engr. Loretto Coogan, of Mt. Greenwood, shows her catch of the day. Thank you for ..
  • The Beverly Review
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  • 6/28/2016 1:11:29 AM
  • Martinkovic Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament on Patoka Lake
  • The largest bass fishing site on the Web! The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide BIRDSEYE, Ind. (June 27, 2016) – Chris Martinkovic of Hamilton, Ohio, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 18 pounds, 14 ounces, Saturday to win the Bass Fishing League (BFL .
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 6/28/2016 12:21:22 AM
  • Free fishing day at Roseville Conservancy Park
  • ROSEVILLE - A free fishing day held by the Crooksville/Roseville Pottery Festival Committee will start with registration at 9 a.m. July 16 at Roseville Conservancy Park on Fultonrose Road off Ohio 93. The event for youth ages 2 to 17 will feature free ...
  • Zanesville Times Recorder
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  • 6/27/2016 2:55:52 PM
  • Knowing strike zone enhances fishing prospects
  • Keith Stewart of Fort Jennings fished sixth with five bass that weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces. Two Ohio bodies of water were ranked among the 100 best bass lakes in the country, according to Bassmaster Magazine’s 2016 rankings. The magazine had a big ...
  • Limaohio
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  • 6/26/2016 4:05:39 AM
  • Gateway Market offers fish cooking demonstration
  • STEUBENVILLE - The Farmers' Gateway Market at Eastern Gateway Community College today will host the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife for a demonstration of how to fillet and cook wild caught fish. According to Wendee Zadanski ...
  • The Herald-Star
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  • 6/22/2016 3:01:48 PM
  • Perrysburg Musical Theatre ‘Big Fish’ hopes to hook musical lovers
  • Based on Daniel Wallace’s 1998 book, “Big Fish: A Novel of Mythic Proportions,” PMT will be the first theater company in Northwest Ohio to debut the musical, said Julie Bermudez, PMT board member and artistic director. We have used your information ...
  • The Sentinel Tribune
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  • 6/22/2016 1:57:22 PM
  • Greene sounds off on Bevin, Fish and Wildlife process
  • That didn't make them happy.” Greene isn't the only one that's on the outs. According to the Shawnee State University (Ohio) graduate and former AK Steel employee, six of the nine Fish and Wildlife districts have also been forced to appoint new ...
  • Journal Times
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  • 6/22/2016 9:11:02 AM

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