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Early on Sunday morning a fire destroyed the Twin Bridges, Montana workshop where Glenn Brackett, Jerry Kustich and the rest of “the Boo Boys” crafted some of the finest bamboo fly rods ever made. As Jerry Kustich wrote to MidCurrent this … more
In honor of forty years in business for Patagonia, the company has teamed up with Fort Collins-based brewery New Belgium to craft a special lager beer in the “California Common” tradition. Read more in the press release below.
“Maybe 30 percent of my inventory is left,” said Dan Leavens of the family-owned Stonefly Outfitters in Twin Bridges after a break-in this weekend. “The intruders took fly rods, fishing hats and cash, among other items during the heart of the … more
Outdoor recreation is playing an increasingly important role in the economy, and recent figures released from the Outdoor Industry Association confirms growth as well as economic benefits. Read more in the press release below.
Despite a long and respected history for its standards and innovation, Cortland Line Company endured some hard times in recent years. But with a new investment group and new CEO Randy Brown, changes to manufacturing infrastructure and research & development … more
Harris & Sheldon Group Ltd, the family-owned private investment group which has owned Hardy for the past 45 years, instructed business advisors Grant Thornton to look for a potential buyer for Hardy & Grey’s. MidCurrent received this news yesterday afternoon and … more
Award-winning investigative conservation writer and author Beau Beasley has again written an open letter to the Virginia Game Commission appealing for action to protect anglers. Beasley broke the story on an angler being sued for trespassing while fishing in the … more