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Looking Back on the Angler Charged With Felony for Trimming Tail of a Bass in Tournament

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Terry Keith Long

Cheaters never win, but does the punishment fit the crime? On Sept. 22, 2018, Texas fisherman Terry Keith Long submitted a largemouth bass to the Sealy Big Bass Splash Tour on Lake Fork. Upon further investigation, authorities discovered the fish’s tail had been tampered with, according to Texas Parks and Wildlife. It was later determined

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5 Bass Fishing Lures You Should Always Keep on Deck


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Every bass fishing arsenal should include these five lures. While it’s still cold outside, the bass begin to gorge themselves on anything they can find. This makes for some phenomenal fishing if you throw the right lures. When those cold fronts are hitting consistently this time of year, bass become erratic. Some stay put in

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15 of the Best Bass Boats That Helped Influence American Fishing

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The bass boat has evolved greatly over time. Here are some of the best bass fishing boats, from the early days to more modern times. Just about every aspect of the sport of bass fishing has changed over the last few decades. Some of these changes have been subtle, like the small variations in lure

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The Minn Kota and Humminbird One Boat Challenge YouTube Series Makes Its Anticipated Debut

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One Boat Challenge

Minn Lota and Humminbird have created a new online series to highlight the benefits of the One-Boat Network. What do you get when you combine eight skilled and experienced anglers, a dream bass fishing destination, and one of the most complete, tech-driven, fish-finding networks ever created? The first episode of Minn Kota and Humminbird’s new

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Mike Iaconelli is All of Us After Catching Trophy Bass

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Mike Iaconelli

Mike Iaconelli’s reaction to a big bass is universal. Love him or hate him, you can’t deny that Mike Iaconelli is a character in the world of professional bass fishing. Recently, he was fishing the Major League Fishing Bass Pro Tour stage three on Lake Fork in Texas. Mike hooks into a big bass while

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Bill Dance’s Net Worth, Tournament Career and Legacy as a Living Legend

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Bill Dance Net Worth

Bill Dance helped popularize bass fishing to the heights it has managed to reach. There are few names in the world of fishing more famous than Bill Dance. If you’re like me, you likely stumbled across Dance’s TV show, Bill Dance Outdoors, as a kid and were simply amazed by his skills as a fisherman. Dance has

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Guest Blog about the Coronarvirus and the Great Outdoors

GUEST BLOG: Solitude of the outdoors is an antidote to the coronavirus by Brent Frazee | Mar 13, 2020 By Brent Frazee (@ brentfrazee.com) The government’s advice to avoid crowds and even go as far as self-quarantining during the coronavirus scare came as a huge inconvenience to many. Not me. I have been training for …

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Major League Fishing and FLW Suspend Public Gatherings at All Events Through Mid-April


More public gatherings associated with professional fishing competitions are being suspended and postponed, including all Major League Fishing and FLW events. Major League Fishing and FLW have suspended all public gatherings connected to their events through April 12, 2020 in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic, according to MajorLeagueFishing.com. However, the competitive bass fishing

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Officials Postpone Bassmaster College Series Event at Lake Hartwell

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The coronavirus impact is being felt far and wide, including the competitive bass fishing circuit. Amid the global pandemic of the COVID-19 coronavirus, B.A.S.S. has officially announced the postponement of the 2020 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series presented by Bass Pro Shops event scheduled for this weekend at Lake Hartwell. Bassmaster.com reports that the Series event,

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Man Connects His Alexa to His Billy Bass and It’s Hilarious


Billy Bass

Maybe Alexa bossing you around from the mouth of a Billy Bass wouldn’t be so bad. Alexa has been quite an advancement in technology. But, if you’re an outdoorsman, hearing her spit out knowledge and directions from the mouth of your Billy Bass is even better. The man connects his Alexa to his Billy Bass

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