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Date: March 23, 2017
Covering: Kentucky Lake north of Paris Landing; Lake Barkley north of state line
"Our largest bass and more numbers of keeper plus bass came on the overcast days this week fishing back shallow."
March 23, 2017
Covering: Kentucky Lake from Paris Landing to New Johnsonville
"Crappie activity has been somewhat below average this week due to high winds that limited access to many open water areas."
March 22, 2017
Covering: Kentucky Lake & Lake Barkley north of US 68
"The crappie females are not full of eggs and not too close to spawning yet. Eggs were bright yellow."
March 18, 2017
Covering: Kentucky Lake from Blood River to New Johnsonville
"I have been catching some solid 3 to 4 lb. bass in the creeks and on the main lake. I’m basically using my Lucky Craft square bills to catch most of my fish."
March 17, 2017
Covering: Kentucky Lake
"While a lot of anglers choose to stay home on those cloudy, overcast, freezing cold days, you may be making a big mistake."
Date: March 15, 2017
Covering: North Kentucky Lake and North Lake Barkley
"Bass fishing has been great one day and tough the next. Good catches are coming on suspending jerk baits in the mouths of the bays on main lake points and creek channel swings."
March 7, 2017
Covering: Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley
"I caught a lot of bass and had five big ones."
February 22, 2017
Covering: Kentucky Lake from Kentucky Dam to Paris Landing
"If this weather pattern holds up another week like it's supposed to, we may have spawning Crappie the end of next week!?"
Date: January 24, 2017
Covering: Kentucky Lake from US 68 to Big Sandy River
"Our population of 10 to 11 and a half inch fish is the best I've seen in 24 years of guiding on Kentucky Lake. There are limits of crappie being caught in every area of the lake from the north end to the south."
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