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Tying the Ardino Deciever

It’s never too early to prepare flies for a big trip especially when the trip calls for ten dozen flies minimum. My trip to Bolivia for Golden Dorado is not till next fall but I may be tying flies for three people. Hopefully I will get some help from my friends in Africa and can…

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Cold Windy and Fishless…

I couldn’t wait to get back to the lake after spending the last 4 days in Eugene Oregon.  It was freezing in Eugene and I expected slightly warmer conditions in California,  but the overcast day was cold with a 5mph wind chill.  I had everything on and made the thousand casts hoping that would be…

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Thanksgiving in Eugene

There is a faint smell of roses in the air in the frigid Eugene Oregon air today.   Gina and I attended the last Civil War Football Dual between the Ducks and Beavers this weekend visiting Mark at U of O this his last year. It was touch and go for a bit  but the Ducks…

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Trifecta with Santucci

  Friday November 21, 2015 –  I took a day off of work to fish the Lake this morning.  It was incredibly beautiful today with nearly perfect weather conditions.  How lucky I am to live near this fabulous fishing opportunity that is only an hour from where I live. Two days ago, Steph and I were about…

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REPEAT

I get a little bit nervous when too many things go my way.  I got pretty lucky today at the lake and landed a second fish over 2o lbs in two weeks. The  euphoria over last weeks fish had me on the fly tying bench last week tying up all sorts of giant flies flies.…

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Transcripts of JFKs comments on San Luis Reservoir 1962

How relevant 50 years later… Congressman Sisk, Mr. Congressman, my old friend and colleague in the Congress; Governor Brown; Senator Kuchel; Senator Eagle; Congressman Bizz Johnson; Senator Richards; Mr. Brody; Mrs. O’Neill; Mr. Mayor; Secretary Udall; Under Secretary Carr, ladies and gentlemen: It is a pleasure for me to come out here and help plow…

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Mia on CBS – Nutrition Expert

My daughter appeared on “Your Carolina” this morning-WSPA Channel 7 CBS. In her debut as a network nutrition expert, she talked about the “Meatless Monday” trend in America. It is great to see her career and dreams moving forward. It has been years of education and experience that brought her to this point – A…