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Kevin Turner

You Guys have it made!

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Well, I made the 10 hour drive back to MO.
Just talked to my buddy who fished a local river small mouth bass tourney. 43 boats, 5 fish limit. 1st place 8lbs 3oz. Big bass 3.30lbs.
When I describe the smallmouth fishing up north, these guys down here just look at me with glazed eyes and bewilderment.

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Woo Hoo!

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8lbs 3 ounces wow that's a pertty weak total for a 5 fish limit. We are pertty lucky.

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Kevin, do you think this is because of our nearly 100% C&R for bass here in the midwest? Or are there other factors?

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Hey Kevin!
Fishing the St. Croix Metro Lets tourney sunday the only fish I caught were on white spinnerbaits. The smallmouth were to small; but the two northerns were weighable. It was the only thing that worked (for us).

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We are really fortunate to have such awesome smally action. I grew up in ND and spent lots of time fishing smallies on the sheyene river in ransom county. Now I have the mighty mississippi and 2 landings a couple miles from my house in Sauk Rapids. Man o man I love it here. Got 7 last night up to 18 and three tonight a bit smaller. Still lookin for my first 20, gotta happen soon? The river is super low here now. Gonna have to move around to some other spots soon. Uh oh, bow season is just around the corner.

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