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“OK,” said Matt Loetscher, “We’re on top of the brush pile. Drop your shiner straight down and you ought to get a bite.” Loetscher’s comment was directed at me and I did exactly what he suggested. The shiner had no sooner descended to the brush pile when I felt the bite. Setting the hook, I hauled the chunky crappie to Loetscher’s waiting landing net. This was one of more than 40 crappie our party of four outdoor communicators hauled aboard in little more than two hours of fishing Toledo Bend recently. We were there at the invitation of Johnny Wessler, Executive Director of Louisiana North, a...

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