Topics: Governor

Upstate New York event breaks Bassmaster attendance record

Aug 14, 2013

It happened a few days ago in the village of Waddington, N.Y., population 972, on the banks of the St. Lawrence River: The Bassmaster Elite Series all-time attendance record was cracked once again.

Palaniuk back on top

Aug 8, 2013

Brandon Palaniuk busted one of the largest first-day bags of the Bassmaster Elite Series season on Thursday.

B.A.S.S.'s New York state of mind

Aug 8, 2013

Andrew Cuomo is the first fisherman of New York. Though he usually spends his time chasing stripers in the Atlantic, today he was after smallmouth on the St. Lawrence.

Elites to return to New York in 2014

Aug 8, 2013

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and B.A.S.S. today announced the Bassmaster Elite Series will return to New York State in 2014.

Gov. Cuomo visits Elite event

Aug 8, 2013

Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks at the Evan Williams Bourbon Showdown on the St. Lawrence River in Waddington, N.Y.

Florida Nation honors governor

Jun 26, 2013

The Florida B.A.S.S. Nation plans to present a special gift to Gov. Rick Scott for his support of fishing, hatcheries and tournaments in Florida.

An open letter to Brandon Palaniuk, Part 2

Apr 17, 2013

B.A.S.S. writer Don Barone addresses an open letter to Brandon Palaniuk on the eve of competition at Bull Shoals Lake, Ark., site of Palaniuk's first Elite Series win.

I'll be home in 2014

Nov 13, 2012

Few things excite me as much as fishing a tournament on my home lake, Lake Guntersville. In February of 2014, when we fish the Bassmaster Classic here, you’ll get a taste of what I mean and why I like this place so much.

Bassmaster Classic comes home to Alabama in 2014

Nov 8, 2012

B.A.S.S. announced today that a new combination of sites has been selected for the 2014 Bassmaster Classic, the world championship of bass fishing.

Presidential candidates weigh in on fishing issues

Oct 22, 2012

President Obama and Gov. Romney are not avid fishermen, but both say they plan to watch out for angling interests if elected (or re-elected).