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  • Free fishing in West Virginia this weekend
  • CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - West Virginia is hosting Free Fishing Days this Saturday and Sunday, June 9th and 10th, 2018. This is an annual program that gives residents and nonresidents a chance to fish for free in West Virginia. The West Virginia Division of
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  • 6/8/2018 10:59:00 AM
  • Free Fishing Days set this weekend in West Virginia
  • CHARLESTON — No license is required to fish in West Virginia Saturday and Sunday for the state’s annual Free Fishing Days. “West Virginia has miles and miles of pristine waters,” Gov. Jim Justice said in a news release. “We need to get everyone ...
  • Parkersburg News and Sentinel
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  • 6/8/2018 8:37:00 AM
  • West Virginia's Free Fishing Days slated for this weekend
  • charleston — Grab your fishing pole and get your bait and tackle box ready because West Virginia’s Free Fishing Days are this Saturday and Sunday, June 9 and 10. This annual program gives residents and nonresidents a chance to fish in West Virginia ...
  • The Register-Herald
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  • 6/8/2018 7:33:00 AM
  • No fishing license needed this weekend in West Virginia
  • CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Casting a line won’t cost anything in West Virginia this weekend. The state Division of Natural Resources is holding its annual free fishing weekend for both residents and nonresidents. It’s part of National Fishing and Boating ...
  • The Washington Times
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  • 6/8/2018 6:34:00 AM
  • Free Fishing in West Virginia this weekend
  • CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - West Virginia is hosting Free Fishing Days this Saturday and Sunday, June 9th and 10th, 2018. This is an annual program that gives residents and nonresidents a chance to fish for free in West Virginia. The West Virginia Division of
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  • 6/7/2018 11:33:00 PM
  • West Virginia to host Free Fishing Weekend this Saturday and Sunday
  • CHARLOESTON, W.Va. (WTAP) — West Virginia will host Free Fishing Weekend on Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10, 2018, to allow residents and nonresidents a chance to fish in West Virginia for free. The event allows anyone to fish in West Virginia ...
  • WHSV-TV
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  • 6/7/2018 9:36:00 PM
  • Free fishing in West Virginia this weekend
  • CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WOWK) - West Virginia is hosting Free Fishing Days Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 9-10. This is an annual program that gives residents and nonresidents a chance to fish for free in West Virginia. The West Virginia Division of Natural
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  • 6/7/2018 8:43:00 PM
  • Free Fishing in West Virginia This Weekend
  • CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - West Virginia is hosting Free Fishing Days this Saturday and Sunday, June 9th and 10th, 2018. This is an annual program that gives residents and nonresidents a chance to fish for free in West Virginia. The West Virginia Division of
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  • 6/7/2018 6:18:00 PM
  • Virginia man pulls record-setting catfish with a $20 Walmart fishing rod
  • A Virginia man completed a record-breaking catch with a $20 Walmart fishing rod this week, according to multiple news reports. Jeffrey Dill, who pulled in a 68-pound flathead catfish to break the Virginia state record set 25 years ago, said it wasn’t ...
  • Deseret News
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  • 6/1/2018 7:00:00 PM
  • Record-breaking "monster" catfish reeled in on $20 Walmart fishing rod
  • When Virginia resident Jeffrey Dill went fishing at a lake in Virginia Beach last weekend, he didn't expect to smash a 24-year-old state record. Dill explained that he felt something pulling on the other end of his $20 Walmart rod on Saturday morning while
  • CBS News
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  • 5/31/2018 9:17:00 PM
  • Off the hook! Fish without a license in Virginia this weekend
  • LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries has designated the next three days for anyone who wants to fish without a fishing license. You can fish without a license between Friday, June 1 - Sunday, June 3. No fishing ...
  • WSET
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  • 5/31/2018 6:11:00 PM
  • It’s ‘Free Fishing’ weekend in Virginia
  • RICHMOND, Va. — Looking for something to do this weekend? Why not take advantage of Free Fishing Days in Virginia. No fishing license, of any kind, is required for rod and reel fishing in Virginia June 1-3, according to the Virginia Department of Game ...
  • WTVR-TV
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  • 5/31/2018 6:02:00 PM
  • 2018 West Virginia Catfish Forecast
  • Mountain State anglers are passionate about catching catfish. Beyond being excellent table fare, catfish are fun to catch. Even better West Virginia has numerous locations where anglers can pursue the fish of the deep water. According to Tommy Cundiff of .
  • Game & Fish
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  • 5/31/2018 5:16:00 PM
  • Gerald Almy: Virginia’s best crappie fishing waters
  • Virginia is blessed with quality angling for many types of gamefish, from trout to largemouth bass, stripers to catfish. But some of the most exciting fishing the Old Dominion offers is for crappies. A while back we wrote a multi-part column on tactics for
  • The Northern Virginia Daily
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  • 5/28/2018 5:11:00 PM
  • State: Shellfish harvesting can resume on Hampton's Back River
  • The state has re-opened the Back River in Hampton to shellfishing, effective immediately. The Virginia Department of Health said Friday that an emergency closure on May 16 is now rescinded, meaning that shellfish harvesting can resume. A portion of the ...
  • Daily Press
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  • 5/25/2018 6:39:00 PM
  • Easy to find and fun to catch, bluegill are America’s fish
  • I’ve fished for bluegills from the Dakotas (North and South) to Virginia, including in my home state of Kentucky. But the largest bluegills I’ve caught came from a small remote lake in Ontario’s Killarney Provincial Park. Samsel suggests South ...
  • KTVB
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  • 5/25/2018 12:18:00 PM
  • Virginia Tech graduate lands second chance to hook fish dream
  • BLACKSBURG—When Chanz Hopkins breathes the air near the New River he says he knows he’s home. The scent of the water is nostalgia for the Pulaski County native. “I can just smell the air and I know I’m on the New River,” Hopkins said. “It doesn ...
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  • 5/13/2018 10:29:00 AM
  • 2018 Virginia Catfish Forecast
  • Summer is the time when you can consistently put a bend in your rod and filets in the frying pan by targeting catfish. These include channel catfish in upstream rivers and lakes, blue catfish haunts and flathead catfishing in pools. Like many of the rivers
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  • 5/11/2018 6:30:00 PM
  • Virginia Tech graduate lands second chance to hook fish dream
  • BLACKSBURG — When Chanz Hopkins breathes the air near the New River he says he knows he’s home. The scent of the water is nostalgia for the Pulaski County native. “I can just smell the air and I know I’m on the New River,” Hopkins said.
  • The Roanoke Times
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  • 5/11/2018 3:01:00 AM
  • VIMS adds first James-drainage snakehead to Fish Collection
  • A northern snakehead ({em}Channa argus{/em}) from the Nunnally Ichthyology Collection at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science. Sarah Huber A northern snakehead—the non-native fish whose 2004 appearance along the Potomac River watershed unleashed a ...
  • KLAS Press Release
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  • 5/10/2018 7:16:00 PM
  • SML fishing tournament turns 50
  • One of oldest and biggest freshwater fishing tournaments in Virginia celebrated a golden anniversary over the weekend. Around 400 anglers turned out for the 50th annual Smith Mountain Lake Fishing tournament at Gills Creek Marina. The Smith Mountain ...
  • Smith Mountain Eagle
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  • 5/9/2018 1:06:00 PM
  • Youth Fishing Day at Lake Buffalo, West Virginia, May 12
  • The Monongahela National Forest invites everyone to the 2018 Lake Buffalo Youth Fishing Derby. This free event will take placeSaturday, May 12, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Lake Buffalo located near Bartow, West Virginia Registration begins on-site at 8:30
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/8/2018 5:38:00 AM
  • Exotic fish native to China, Russia found in Virginia reservoir
  • The fish, which is native to countries such as China, Russia and Korea, was found in Lakeview Reservoir in Colonial Heights. Northern snakeheads were first discovered in the state nearly 15 years ago and have since been found in “nine additional bodies ...
  • Fox News
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  • 5/5/2018 4:44:00 PM
  • Invasive snakehead fish found in Virginia reservoir
  • COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. (AP) — Virginia officials are reporting another finding of an invasive northern snakehead fish. The Department of Game and Inland Fisheries said in a news release Friday that biologists confirmed the presence of the fish in a ...
  • WDBJ
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  • 5/5/2018 12:23:00 PM
  • Invasive snakehead fish found in Virginia reservoir
  • COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. (AP) — Virginia officials are reporting another finding of an invasive northern snakehead fish. The Department of Game and Inland Fisheries said in a news release Friday that biologists confirmed the presence of the fish in a ...
  • WHSV-TV
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  • 5/4/2018 5:36:00 PM
  • Predatory Snakehead discovered in Colonial Heights reservoir
  • COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. — Northern Snakehead fish have been discovered in the James River drainage for the first time in state history, according to Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) biologists. While the predatory fish had previously .
  • WTVR-TV
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  • 5/4/2018 2:55:00 PM
  • Exotic fish discovered in Virginia reservoir
  • An exotic fish first discovered in Virginia in 2004 has now made its way to the Lakeview Reservoir in Colonial Heights. The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries said the presence of the northern snakehead, which are native to areas such as ...
  • WWBT
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  • 5/4/2018 2:24:00 PM
  • Fishing report: Anglers landing large striped bass
  • Offshore: Bishop Fishing Supply said tuna fishing remains good out of Oregon Inlet. It is still a very long run for boats out of Virginia. Offshore bottom fishing for tilefish and grouper is good now that the blueline tilefish season has opened and the ...
  • Daily Press
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  • 5/3/2018 9:40:00 PM
  • Conservation organization accuses U.S. Fish & Wildlife of violating FOIA
  • The Center for Biological Diversity filed a complaint March 21 in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia Elkins Division against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, alleging failure to comply with the FOIA. According to the ...
  • West Virginia Record
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  • 4/23/2018 4:48:00 PM
  • West Virginia Bass Fishing Outlook 2018
  • Anglers can find great West Virginia bass fishing in all manner of waters, from flowing streams to impoundments. April escorts in a wide host of angling opportunities in the Mountain State, and black bass fishing rates high on the list for many, as the ...
  • Game & Fish
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  • 3/19/2018 5:24:00 PM
  • Kids' ice fishing derby a big success
  • Joining me on this hunt will be Brian Bodine of Virginia who is owner of Razorback Guide Service. I met Brian through his dad, who taught me how to fish the Intercoastal Waterway, at the Flagler Beach condos where my wife and I become February and March ..
  • The Daily Gazette
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  • 3/15/2018 1:20:00 AM
  • Virginia Walleye Fishing for 2018--the Complete Scoop
  • In March of 2017 fisheries biologists and hatchery production staff collected adult walleye from the New River, Pigg River, Staunton River and South Holston Reservoir for the production of fingerling walleye to stock in selected lakes and rivers in Virgini
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/9/2018 8:14:00 AM
  • OUTDOORS COLUMN: Interesting changes to hunting, fishing seasons possible
  • Last Sunday in Charleston was the annual Division of Natural Resources quarterly meeting of the West Virginia Natural Resources Commission. The seven-member committee’s job is to set the state’s hunting and fishing seasons and bag limits. Commissioners ...
  • Times West Virginian
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  • 3/4/2018 8:58:00 AM
  • WV Fishing, Hunting & Outdoor Sports Show this weekend in Morgantown
  • (WDTV) — Do you like hunting, fishing, boating or camping? You need to head to Morgantown this weekend! The 17th annual West Virginia Fishing, Hunting and Outdoor Sports Show is being held at the Ruby Community Center at Mylan Park on Saturday and Sunday.
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  • 3/3/2018 5:40:00 AM
  • Fish fight: Governor's bill on menhaden catch limits advances, barely
  • Atlantic menhaden aren’t giant fish — generally measuring about a foot or less — but they are big business in Virginia, so much so that they are the only species not entrusted to the Virginia Marine Resources Commission for management. “The General ...
  • Richmond
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  • 3/1/2018 1:59:00 AM
  • Fish fight: Governor's billl on menhaden catch limits advances, barely
  • Atlantic menhaden aren't giant fish — generally measuring about a foot or less — but they are big business in Virginia, so much so that they are the only species not entrusted to the Virginia Marine Resources Commission for management. "The General ...
  • Martinsville Bulletin
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  • 3/1/2018 12:33:00 AM
  • West Virginia: DNR Announces Meeting Dates, Locations
  • SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources will hold 12 public meetings across the state to review and receive comments on proposed hunting, trapping and fishing regulations March 12-13 from 6-8 p.m. Hunters, trappers ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/28/2018 7:32:00 AM
  • Northam urges General Assembly to protect Virginia fishing
  • Governor Ralph Northam introduced legislation that would bring Virginia into compliance with management decisions made by the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) with respect to menhaden fishing. Along with the legislation, which will be ..
  • Augusta Free Press
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  • 2/16/2018 5:13:00 AM
  • When The Scars Of A Mass Shooting Aren't Left By Bullets
  • “It feels very selfish as a physically uninjured survivor to ask for resources when others died or were shot, which is one of the reasons why this group of people goes without,” said Lisa Hamp, a survivor of the 2007 Virginia Tech shooting. “We stay ...
  • huffingtonpost.com.au
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  • 2/15/2018 11:24:00 PM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: Madelyn Picone was a trailblazer
  • The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) winter meeting in Virginia resulted in approval of all three summer flounder seasons proposed by New Jersey. All provide for the same three fluke at an 18-inch minimum just as last year, but with ...
  • The Star-Ledger
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  • 2/15/2018 10:09:00 PM
  • Ducks Unlimited joins wildlife refuge congressional briefing
  • Wittman. “My state of Virginia has 14 of those refuges where people of all ages can visit, explore, fish, hunt and study wildlife. Growing up and even as an adult, visiting the Rappahannock River Wildlife Refuge in my district taught me the value of ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 2/15/2018 4:10:00 AM
  • Ranger Boats Showcasing Saltwater Product at Miami International Boat Show
  • Ranger Boats is once again bringing its acclaimed line of performance fishing boats, along with industry-leading sales incentives, to the Miami International Boat Show running February 15-19 at the Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin located on Virginia Ke
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/13/2018 6:12:00 AM
  • Benchmark study of lobsters begins
  • “We’re in the very early stages right now,” said Jeff Kipp, senior stock assessment scientist at the Arlington, Virginia-based ASMFC that regulates the Northeast lobster fishery. “The process will be mostly data-driven.” Nothing is certain in the ...
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 2/13/2018 12:43:00 AM
  • Grab Your Kayak: Small Lake Bass Fishing in West Virginia
  • Waters that don’t support big bass boats outnumber the big ones in West Virginia and many provide some excellent small lake bass fishing. One of my friends had called and said, “Just leave your bass boat in the garage and load your kayak, we’ll hit ...
  • Game & Fish
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  • 2/12/2018 3:21:00 PM
  • A Guide To Smith Mountain Lake Fishing
  • For those in Virginia, however, this is never an issue. All through the year, many anglers from the state and beyond head to Smith Mountain Lake fishing. The lake is located at the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia. It has a glowing reputation .
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  • 2/9/2018 8:36:00 AM
  • Senate Natural Resources approves bare-handed catfish fishing
  • CHARLESTON — “Noodling” is the sport of catching catfish with your bare hands, and folks aching to do that in West Virginia may soon get the chance. The Senate Natural Resources Committee gave its approval on Feb. 5 to SB 416 to legalize noodling.
  • thedpost.com
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  • 2/5/2018 9:46:00 PM
  • Saving our nation’s symbol on national wildlife refuges
  • Rappahannock River Valley National Wildlife Refuge in Virginia was established in 1996 to conserve and protect fish and wildlife resources. It is also Virginia’s largest wintering roost for bald eagles! You can find them roosting and nesting throughout ...
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 2/3/2018 5:33:00 AM
  • Honorees Recognized at US Sailing Awards
  • Lynn Handy – Virginia Long Sail Training Service and Support Award Lynn Handy (Baltimore, Md.) received the Virginia Long Sail Training Service and Support Award. This Award honors individuals who, through their efforts, unselfishly assist and enable a ...
  • Scuttlebutt Sailing News
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  • 2/2/2018 7:11:00 PM
  • A Fish Tale: New aquatics store opens on Virginia Avenue
  • MARTINSVILLE – Joseph Fain hopes to make keeping fish as pets more popular locally. In December, Fain opened JMZ Aquatics in the Holiday Shopping Center on Virginia Avenue near Collinsville. As far as he knows, it is currently the only store in Southern ..
  • Martinsville Bulletin
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  • 1/31/2018 4:57:00 AM
  • Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival Sets Record Attendance
  • Thousands of fly anglers from across the country attended the 18 th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival on January 13-14, 2018. Held at Meadow Event Park just 15 miles north of Richmond on the site of the state fairgrounds, the Virginia Fly Fishing
  • midcurrent.com
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  • 1/30/2018 8:21:00 PM
  • Mountain State Slabs: The Best Spots for West Virginia Crappie
  • With the weather warming, West Virginia crappie are getting ready to spawn, which means anglers are getting ready to catch them. Here are a few places to should consider this year. The Mountain State has numerous fishing opportunities within its borders ..
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 1/29/2018 5:55:00 PM
  • U.S. officials locate dead North Atlantic right whale off coast of Virginia
  • Fisheries officials in the United States located the carcass of a North Atlantic right whale off the coast of Virginia on Friday, making it the first confirmed death of the endangered species this year. At noon, a Coast Guard aircraft spotted the entangled
  • Yahoo News Canada
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  • 1/27/2018 4:08:00 AM
  • Everything up for auction at the Lynnhaven Fish House
  • VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) – If you're looking for a way to remember the Lynnhaven Fish House, you're in luck. The owners are saying everything must go during their auction on Tuesday. "Everything" means all the items and intellectual property.
  • 13newsnow.com
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  • 1/24/2018 12:47:00 PM
  • Fly Fishing Show in Rapidan, Virginia, Feb. 17
  • The 30th Annual Rapidan TU Fishing Show will be held Feb. 17, 2018 9:00 M TO 4:00 PM at Highland School; 597 Broadview Ave; Warrenton, VA. The event features vendors offering modern and antique fishing tackle, guided trips, flies, art, seminars, fishing ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/23/2018 4:50:00 AM
  • Virginia Smallmouth Bass 2018 Outlook
  • It’s important to know not only where to go fishing for Virginia smallmouth bass fishing this year, but also when to go. Jamie Gold, Tommy Cundiff, and I, admittedly, were confused last May on the New River. We were on not only Virginia’s premier ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 1/22/2018 6:55:00 PM
  • Lynnhaven Fish House is auctioning off everything, even its menu
  • VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) – If you're looking for a way to remember the Lynnhaven Fish House, you're in luck. The owners are saying everything must go during their auction on Tuesday, Jan. 23. Everything means all the items, and intellectual property.
  • 13newsnow.com
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  • 1/20/2018 6:37:00 AM
  • Curtis Fleming talks to Liberty High School's fishing club
  • Fleming is also a West Virginia native. The students were able to watch an episode of Fly Rod Chronicles that hasn't aired yet, and ask Fleming questions about fishing and hunting. Fleming was excited to see girls in the crowd, showing their interest in ..
  • WDTV 5 News
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  • 1/20/2018 4:08:00 AM
  • Cabo Fish Taco coming to downtown Roanoke
  • The company currently has locations in Charlotte, N.C., and Blacksburg. Its three owners are graduates of Virginia Tech, according to Bryan Musselwhite of Poe & Cronk Real Estate Group in Roanoke. “In working with the owners of Cabo Fish Taco in ...
  • Virginia Business
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  • 1/15/2018 4:49:00 PM
  • Reminder: VA Fly Fishing & Wine Festival
  • The 18th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival will be held at The Meadow Events Park, just a few miles outside of Richmond, Virginia The Virginia Fly Fishing Festival is the largest event of its kind in the country and attracts fly anglers from ...
  • flylifemagazine.com
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  • 1/10/2018 8:14:00 PM
  • West Virginia: DNR Seeks Fish/Wildlife paintings for 2019 Calendar
  • SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources is requesting original color wildlife paintings for the 2019 edition of the award-winning West Virginia Wildlife Calendar. The deadline for submitting artwork is Feb. 19, 2018.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/10/2018 8:24:00 AM
  • Fly Fishing & Wine Festival Jan. 13-14 in Virginia
  • The 2018 Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival is Jan. 13-14 in Doswell, Virginia. The Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival is the largest event of its kind in the country and attracts fly anglers from across the United States and the Mid-Atlantic.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/9/2018 8:50:00 AM
  • Farm & Fishing Boat Expo coming to Kingsport from Jan. 5–7
  • “It’s 20,000 square feet of boats. That’s quite a few,” said organizer Mike Groseclose of Bristol, Virginia. This year’s Farm & Fishing Boat Expo runs Jan. 5-7 at MeadowView Conference Resort & Convention Center, just off I-26, in Kingspor
  • Bristol Herald Courier
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  • 1/1/2018 6:36:00 AM
  • Anglers braved chilly temps to good returns
  • An unidentified angler returned to Galveston Bait and Tackle’s cleaning table with a mess of trout and two slot reds caught in Lower Galveston Bay just off Virginia Point. No other details were available. John Graystone and his two sons fished the far ...
  • The Galveston County Daily News
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  • 12/30/2017 1:34:00 PM
  • Turn trees into fish habitat
  • Trees should be natural and all ornaments and decorations should be removed. The trees will be placed in Flannagan Reservoir for fish habitat by the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, the Corps of Engineers, and volunteers. Trees will be ...
  • The Coalfield Progress
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  • 12/28/2017 8:45:00 AM
  • VIMS designing 3D fish model
  • Virginia Institute of Marie Science researcher Eric Hilton, along with other scientists, are helping develop 3D computer and hand-held fish models that researchers and students can use to help understand anatomy.
  • Daily Press on MSN.com
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  • 12/26/2017 11:41:00 PM
  • VIRGINIA AFIELD: Getting youngsters into fishing and hunting
  • If you want to pass on the hunting and fishing tradition to your son, daughter, grandson, granddaughter, niece or nephew you must do so with care. Take them hunting or fishing and fuss at them with a too critical eye, and they may not want to go again.
  • The Gazette-Virginian
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  • 12/20/2017 5:16:00 AM
  • Bill Cochran Field Reports: Trigger fish is Virginia record
  • If you need assistance, please contact our office at 844-466-1454 or email us. What's included? You'll get delivery of The Roanoke Times every day and access to all of our digital content, including roanoke.com and the eTimes at no additional charge.
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  • 12/15/2017 3:56:00 AM
  • Tippets: Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival, Crux Fly Rod Review
  • In a recent episode of the Fly Fishing Consultant podcast, Rob Snowhite talks with Beau Beasley about the upcoming Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival set to be held January 13-14, 2018, in Doswell, Virginia. “Beau covers what to expect at January’s show.
  • midcurrent.com
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  • 12/11/2017 11:16:00 AM
  • Ford’s Fish Shack’s Stafford Named Restaurateur of the Year
  • Tony Stafford, owner of Ford’s Fish Shack, has been honored as the recipient of the Jim Wordsworth Restaurateur of the Year Award by the Virginia Restaurant, Lodging & Travel Association. Ford’s Fish Shack has locations in Lansdowne, Ashburn ...
  • Loudoun Now
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  • 12/1/2017 6:47:00 PM
  • Juvenile humpback whale found dead near Lynnhaven Fishing Pier
  • VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) - A young humpback whale was found dead in the Chesapeake Bay on Sunday near the Lynnhaven Fishing Pier. On Monday experts with The Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center spent the morning doing a necropsy to determine how .
  • 13newsnow.com
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  • 11/27/2017 5:57:00 PM
  • On Smith Island, Crab Is Everything. But It Might Not Be for Much Longer.
  • There are crabbing industries in the Gulf (Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida, and parts of Texas), the Carolinas, and Virginia, but for Maryland, crabbing is a huge source of income and an identity; it’s the highest-valued fishery industry in the ..
  • Eater on MSN.com
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  • 11/22/2017 6:20:00 PM
  • West Virginia updates hunting, fishing online map
  • SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia wildlife officials say an online interactive map with information about hunting and fishing around the state has been updated. To purchase Cumberland Times-News Outdoor Editor Mike Sawyers' book NATIVE QUEEN ...
  • Cumberland Times News Homepage
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  • 9/27/2017 12:51:00 AM
  • West Virginia Updates Hunting, Fishing Online Map
  • SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia wildlife officials say an online interactive map with information about hunting and fishing around the state has been updated. Division of Natural Resources Director Stephen McDaniel says the map at www.wvdnr ..
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  • 9/26/2017 12:49:00 PM
  • Virginia to Halt Stocking Shad in James River
  • With little to show for more than two decades of effort, Virginia officials next year plan to suspend shad stocking efforts in the James River, conceding defeat for now in restoring what had once been a major spawning ground for the migratory fish.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/25/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Celebrate NHF Day at West Virginia's Stonewall Resort State Park
  • ROANOKE, W.Va. — Outdoor enthusiasts are invited to Stonewall Resort State Park in Lewis County for West Virginia's Celebration of National Hunting and Fishing Day, Sept. 23-24. The event is the state's largest outdoor hunting and fishing show, with more .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/21/2017 6:26:00 AM
  • Fall Hunting and Fishing in West Virginia
  • It’s a great time for Mountain State sportsmen and women, as fall hunting and fishing opportunities abound throughout the state. The fall period brings some of the best fishing and hunting opportunities of the year in the Mountain State, with cooler ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 9/20/2017 7:59:00 PM
  • West Virginia: DNR Seeks Comment on Series of Boating/Fishing/Hunting Rules
  • SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (WVDNR) is asking for public comment on a series of state rules that may be more stringent than or equal to similar federal regulations. The rules relate to whitewater rafting ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/18/2017 8:02:00 AM
  • Lot of large West Virginia fish caught
  • SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources has honored these anglers, who live within the circulation area of the Cumberland Times-News, for catching trophy fish. Bluegill — Kayden Shillingburg, New Creek, 10 inches and ...
  • Cumberland Times News Homepage
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  • 9/14/2017 12:38:00 PM
  • Pesticide Chemical Spill Kills Tens of Thousands of Fish in Virginia
  • The agricultural industry’s chemical purveyors, Monsanto included, pride themselves on being “sustainable,” but time and time again we see that these promises don’t exactly hold water. Case in point: the latest incident of large-scale ecological ...
  • healthfreedoms.org
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  • 9/3/2017 9:02:00 PM
  • Virginia Beach Fishing Forecast
  • If the last four bluewater tournaments are any indication, it’s going to be a dynamic end of the season when it comes to catching billfish. In the Pirate’s Cove Billfish Tournament on the Outer Banks, 79 teams registered 46 blue marlin, 429 white ...
  • fishtrack.com
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  • 9/1/2017 8:48:00 PM
  • The West Virginia ties that bind Nick Saban and Jimbo Fisher
  • "What crops do they raise in this country?" the officer asked. ... "Youngens," she said. "Youngens fer the wars and them factories." -- Harriette Arnow, "The Dollmaker," 1954 "You want to find you a way to motivate a young man from West Virginia?
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  • 8/30/2017 1:27:00 PM
  • Gerald Almy: Night fishing for bass great sport
  • Winds are often less troublesome for boat handling as well. The main reason to night fish for Virginia’s bass, though, is simply the uniqueness of the experience. There’s nothing quite like it. Vision recedes as your predominant sense, while sound and ...
  • Northern Virginia Daily
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  • 8/22/2017 1:29:00 AM
  • Pesticide Chemical Spill Kills Tens of Thousands of Fish in Virginia
  • The agricultural industry’s chemical purveyors, Monsanto included, pride themselves on being “sustainable,” but time and time again we see that these promises don’t exactly hold water. Case in point: the latest incident of large-scale ecological ...
  • althealthworks.com
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  • 8/18/2017 6:08:00 AM
  • August Newsletter - Beer, Football & Fishing in Virginia's Blue Ridge
  • There is still time for a summer vacation in Virginia's Blue Ridge! August is Virginia Craft Beer Month, which you can celebrate with some of these delicious summer brews from our craft breweries. It's also a good time of year to cast a line at these great
  • www.visitroanokeva.com
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  • 8/17/2017 5:23:00 PM
  • Best New Fishing Gear for 2017: 10 Top Picks
  • And at 18” collapsed (30” extended) it definitely is pocket-sized. Cost: $28. Visit Steinhauser Fishing to get more info. boats.com, 150 Granby Street, Norfolk, Virginia, 23510, USA. boats.com is part of the Boats Group Network.
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  • 8/17/2017 1:03:00 PM
  • 3 Great Virginia Bucks
  • Every February, I go to the Western Virginia Sports Show at Expoland in Fishersville to meet the hunters who killed some of the biggest bucks from the previous season. The show is always the first chance for state sportsmen to display their trophies.
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 8/16/2017 5:20:00 AM
  • That Girl: Virginia Chan, Founder of Humid with a Chance of Fishballs
  • Here at Sassy, we love all things Hong Kong, and this month our That Girl relishes in showing off its best bits just as much as we do! Virginia Chan, founder of Hong Kong walking tours company, Humid with a Chance of Fishballs is full of life, and full of
  • sassyhongkong.com
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  • 8/15/2017 10:47:00 PM
  • Rapid Fishing Solutions adds Murray, McDonald
  • Rapid Fishing Solutions, a Virginia-based company that makes fishing accessories, announced today it has added Elite Series angler John Murray and FLW Tour competitor Bill McDonald to its team of pro ambassadors. Regional angler Nicholas Bodsford was also
  • BassFan
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  • 8/9/2017 9:02:00 PM
  • More than 40,000 fish died in Virginia chemical spill
  • Largemouth bass were among the fish casualties in the spill. ROANOKE, Va. — Environmental officials say more than 40,000 fish died as a result of last week’s chemical spill in a Virginia creek. The state Department of Environmental Quality said in a ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 8/7/2017 7:54:00 PM
  • Consistency, variety mark summertime fishing at WV locks
  • In the Kanawha River, that could be a lot of things. Biologists consider the river to be one of West Virginia’s best mixed-bag fisheries. At the dams, where fish tend to congregate, anglers can tie into as many as 18 species — smallmouth, largemouth ...
  • wvgazettemail.com
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  • 8/5/2017 8:37:00 PM
  • More than 40,000 fish died in Virginia chemical spill
  • Environmental officials say more than 40,000 fish died as a result of last week's chemical spill in a Virginia creek. The state Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Friday that sunfish, largemouth bass and bullhead catfish were among the
  • wvva.com
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  • 8/5/2017 11:47:00 AM
  • More than 40,000 fish died in Virginia chemical spill
  • ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Environmental officials say more than 40,000 fish died as a result of last week’s chemical spill in a Virginia creek. The state Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Friday that sunfish, largemouth bass and ...
  • WTOP
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  • 8/5/2017 10:18:00 AM
  • 'Fishing immediately:' Visitors flock back to Outer Banks
  • I'm taking the fishing poles off the truck and will start fishing immediately." Baker, who drove down with his wife and five children from Virginia, were among the first to line up on the western side of the Bonner Bridge before police lifted the ...
  • 11abc News
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  • 8/4/2017 10:45:00 PM
  • More than 40,000 fish died in Virginia chemical spill
  • Environmental officials say more than 40,000 fish died as a result of last week's chemical spill in a Virginia creek. The state Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Friday that sunfish, largemouth bass and bullhead catfish were among the
  • Chicago Tribune
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  • 8/4/2017 10:38:00 PM
  • Bass Fishing Down I-79: Great Access in Mountain State
  • While West Virginia offers countless bass fishing opportunities, the lakes that run along the I-79 corridor offer more than just good fishing — they also offer access. Interstate 79 provides the primary thoroughfare for folks traveling north and south ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 8/4/2017 3:52:00 PM
  • DEQ: Tinker Creek herbicide spill killed 40,000 fish
  • That makes it one of the biggest recorded fish kills in Virginia history. It is still unclear how the container holding the chemical was punctured. The latest from WFIR’s Evan Jones.
  • WFIR News Talk Radio
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  • 8/4/2017 2:53:00 PM
  • Fishing report for Aug. 3
  • The Virginia Lakes are both very good, and they were planted with trophy rainbows to seven pounds recently. Flows are finally coming down in the East Walker and it is fishing better than it has in over a month. In the June Lake region, all of the lakes and
  • Bakersfield
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  • 8/4/2017 6:16:00 AM
  • Coast Guard tows disabled fishing boat 70 miles off Virginia coast
  • 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) PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — The U.S. Coast Guard helped a disabled ...
  • WAVY News 10
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  • 8/2/2017 8:50:00 PM
  • Historic Fort Eustis lake reopens for fishing after 40 years
  • Those interested in fishing on the installation must have a valid Virginia fishing license, a saltwater license for fishing the James River or Warwick River, and a freshwater license for fishing at Eustis Lake or Brown’s Lake. In addition to Virginia ...
  • 13newsnow.com
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  • 8/1/2017 7:03:00 PM
  • Chemical Spill in Virginia ?Kills Tens of Thousands of Fish
  • About 165 gallons of an agricultural -use chemical leaked into a Roanoke-area creek over the weekend, resulting in fish kill estimated in the tens of thousands, Virginia officials announced Monday. The chemical was identified as Termix 5301, a type of ...
  • environmentguru.com
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  • 8/1/2017 6:19:00 PM
  • Officials: Chemical spill caused fish kill in Virginia creek
  • ROANOKE, Va. — Virginia officials say about 165 gallons (625 liters) of an agricultural-use chemical leaked into a Roanoke-area creek, resulting in a large fish kill. The Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Monday that a container at ..
  • WRAL
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  • 8/1/2017 10:14:00 AM
  • Officials: Chemical spill caused fish kill in Virginia creek
  • ROANOKE, Va. (AP) - Virginia officials say about 165 gallons (625 liters) of an agricultural-use chemical leaked into a Roanoke-area creek, resulting in a large fish kill. The Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Monday that a container
  • wearewvproud.com
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  • 8/1/2017 2:12:00 AM
  • Officials: Chemical spill caused fish kill in Virginia creek
  • ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Virginia officials say around 165 gallons of an agricultural-use chemical leaked into a Roanoke-area creek, resulting in a large fish kill. The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Monday that a container ...
  • WTOP
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  • 7/31/2017 10:24:00 PM
  • Officials: Chemical spill caused fish kill in Virginia creek
  • ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Virginia officials say around 165 gallons of an agricultural-use chemical leaked into a Roanoke-area creek, resulting in a large fish kill. The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Monday that a container ...
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  • 7/31/2017 6:49:00 PM
  • Fishing managers to meet over Trump official's flounder rule
  • The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is meeting Tuesday in Alexandria, Virginia. The commission has disagreed recently with U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross over a decision he made about summer flounder fishing. The commission announced in
  • The Winchester Star
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  • 7/31/2017 5:47:00 PM
  • Summer Catch: 13 Local Fishing Spots in Virginia's Blue Ridge
  • Summer is the time for a slow-down. Take it easy with a fishing trip to the best bodies of water in Virginia’s Blue Ridge for big bites. Make it memorable with your sweetest fishing buddy, be he or she big or small. A child will treasure the moments of ...
  • www.visitroanokeva.com
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  • 7/28/2017 1:13:00 PM
  • 4 Must-Fish Trout Streams in Southwest Virginia
  • Old Dominion has long been a highly sought after destination for fly anglers from all over the country, and the southwest corner of the state holds some of its biggest draws. From White Top Laurel Creek, where wild trout abound, to the South Fork Holston .
  • blueridgeoutdoors.com
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  • 7/21/2017 12:01:00 PM
  • W.Va. commission weighs fishing, hunting regulations
  • BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Natural Resources Commission plans to consider next year's hunting and fishing regulations when it meets Sunday afternoon at Cacapon Resort State Park in Berkeley Springs. The agenda includes approval of ...
  • heraldmailmedia.com
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  • 7/18/2017 8:56:00 PM

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