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Spencer Neuharth

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Could There Actually Be Bull Sharks in the Midwest?

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Could There Actually Be Bull Sharks in the Midwest?

When I worked for the South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks, it was inevitable that every summer I’d get approached by people asking about sharks in the Missouri River. I’d always explain that sharks have never been documented this far north, but that usually didn’t quell their fears. The furthest inland...
Bar Room Banter: Real-Life Sharknados

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Bar Room Banter: Real-Life Sharknados

There’s a difference between book smart and bar smart. You may not be book smart, but this series can make you seem educated and interesting from a barstool. So, belly up, pour yourself a glass of something good, and take mental notes as we examine some of the very real, and not at all real, impacts...
Fisherman Pricked by Hook Nearly Loses Arm to Flesh-Eating Bacteria

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Fisherman Pricked by Hook Nearly Loses Arm to Flesh-Eating Bacteria

A Florida man is currently recovering from a major health scare after a minor fishing accident. Mike Walton, a Gulf Coast native, was fishing offshore last month when he pricked himself with a fishing hook. Walton has been salt water angling for over 40 years, so he thought nothing of it and simply...