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Oneida Lake Picks

Nov 6, 2008

This past March, when the 2008 Elite season opened, all anyone hoped for was a season that mirrored the excitement, drama and fish-catching success of 2007. Now, as the pros enter this final event at Lake Oneida, most sport-watchers would say it's been every bit as good, if not better, than last year.

BASS Federation Nation Championship to Qualify 6 More Anglers for the 2009 Bassmaster Classic

Nov 5, 2008

Six berths in the 2009 Bassmaster Classic will be up for grabs when 55 of the world's best amateur anglers compete Nov. 5-7 on Milford Lake out of Junction City, Kan., in the 2008 BASS Federation Nation Championship.

Bass Times: Fishing for a cure

Nov 5, 2008

One Birmingham Bass Club member's efforts to help kids with cancer have turned into a statewide cause for the Alabama B.A.S.S. Federation Nation.

BASS Times Behind The JWC

Nov 5, 2008

Halden Smith, 16, of Missoula is an experienced young outdoorsman. He says he will probably help guide hunters for elk and deer later this fall in his home state of Montana.

2008 Federation Nation Championship Day One Launch

Nov 5, 2008

In this photo gallery you will see images of the 2008 federation nation championship on Lake Milford in Kansas. It is the first day launch.

Battle over a river heats up

Nov 5, 2008

Despite drought, opposition and even U.S. Supreme Court intervention, some North Carolina officials remain intent on taking water away from the Catawba River system to allow continued growth in Kannapolis and Concord, cities outside the basin.

Water fast becoming scarce way out West

Nov 5, 2008

As drought moderated a bit in portions of the southeastern U.S. this spring, it intensified in the West. By early June, all of California and Nevada were experiencing abnormally dry weather with substantial areas suffering moderate to severe drought.

Float tuber in championship

Nov 5, 2008

Tournament fishing is often perceived as a run-and-gun sport of fast, flashy boats, but one B.A.S.S. Federation Nation angler is proving that it doesn't take big money to be successful.

BASS Times: Tommy's memory will help others

Nov 5, 2008

Tim Morrison had it all. He was living the American dream with his wife, Carmelina, two young children and plenty of friends. Tim, the treasurer of the New York B.A.S.S. Chapter Federation, an attorney with a prestigious law firm, and an excellent bass angler, learned the pain of losing a loved one when his three-month-old son died, Jan. 20, 2006.

Sayles leads the Golden State

Nov 5, 2008

Being a Federation Nation state president can be a thankless job. Presidents often spend many hours, on a volunteer basis, building programs, organizing tournaments and planning meetings. They consider their service a labor of love.