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Corey Smith caught this 35-pound striped bass in Mt. Hope Bay Sunday. He put an eel out while tautog fishing and the bass took it.

Fish bite before and after storms

Fish bite before and after storms

Many anglers believe the best time to fish, either in fresh or saltwater, is before a storm. For example, in the summer before a cold front moves in, they believe the fish feel the difference in barometric pressure. The front moves in, the pressure drops and it triggers a feeding frenzy. I guess the fish

Joey Scrofani with a 3.6-pound black sea bass (left) that took first place in the Junior Division, and a scup. Joey also took home the first-place trophy for the largest Junior Division bluefish at 6.4 pounds.

Galilee fishing tournament a great success

The debut Galilee Fishing for a Cause Tournament and Seafood Food Festival was “very successful,” according to Steve Medeiros, president of the Rhode Island Saltwater Anglers Association(RISAA). “Even with the weatherman forecasting bad conditions, we still had 148 registered anglers; this is not bad at all. And yes, there will be a second annual Galilee

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