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Armstrong remembered

Oct 16, 2014

There was nothing official about the funeral procession of boats rolling down the Mississippi River. You would be hard-pressed to even call this a funeral, at least in a traditional sense. It would best be described as boats getting ready for a day of redfishing, all gathering at the mouth of Southwest Pass, where the Louisiana Marsh meets the lower Mississippi River. A loose armada of boats, each with two to four anglers, coming together, to remember a friend. No pomp, no circumstance, certainly nothing official. Chris Armstrong would have liked it that way.

Idaho cracking down on poachers

Oct 15, 2014

Idaho's Lake Lowell is managed under special rules, and the Idaho Department of Fish and Game is cracking down on poachers.

Davis plans surgery

Oct 15, 2014

Mark Davis didn't want to mention it during the Elite Series season, and he doesn't want this to sound like an excuse now, but his left shoulder has kept him in considerable pain all year.

Old Milwaukee Bass Trek Challenge -- Erie

Oct 15, 2014

The Bassmaster Bass Trek Challenge, presented by Old Milwaukee, was both a bass tournament and a celebration of the sport.

Old Milwaukee Bass Trek Challenge -- Erie

Oct 15, 2014

The Bassmaster Bass Trek Challenge, presented by Old Milwaukee, was both a bass tournament and a celebration of the sport.

Banned in the Opens

Oct 14, 2014

Restrictions on the use of umbrella rigs, also known as Alabama rigs, just got stronger.

Why I fish professionally

Oct 14, 2014

I was asked on Facebook what it was about fishing that sparked my interest and what made me want to make a career out of it. Here’s my answer.

B.A.S.S. members: Register to be a Marshal today

Oct 14, 2014

Bass fishing fans — don't miss the opportunity to Marshal alongside a top Bassmaster pro at one of the legendary fisheries featured in the 2015 Bassmaster Classic and Elite Series schedule.

Fishing the Winter Leagues

Oct 14, 2014

We fish all winter up here unless the ice forms and keeps us from launching. It did that for much of last year. That was a bummer.

2015 Opens schedule announced

Oct 13, 2014

The 2015 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens tournament series will span nine months, visit nine states and possibly provide nine professional anglers a ticket to the Super Bowl of bass fishing — the Bassmaster Classic.

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