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Water reflects father’s impact on life

Just when I think I might have a handle on nature or, in this case fishing, some event comes along that blows any theory I might have right out the window. This past week perfectly illustrates just how little I understand about the ways of nature.

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Family finds way to beat the heat

I don’t know about you but, for me at least, these past couple of weeks seem way hotter than I can ever remember. I realize it’s mid-July but, as my dad would say, “It’s so hot the trees are chasing the dogs.”

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Too many boaters create etiquette turbulence

It seems that each and every year I find the need to devote one column to a prickly subject — boating etiquette. So what better time to touch on this subject than the good, old Fourth of July when it seems everyone, and I mean everyone, with a boat is out on the water.