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The River Kings: Robert DeMott & Jim Harrison

In a recent interview author Robert DeMott talks about his long friendship with fellow writer and angler Jim Harrison. “He used to always come back to the metaphor of the river—for time, fluidity, and movement forward,” says DeMott. Read the conversation … more

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Steve Hudson Joins Fly Life Magazine

Fly Life Magazine has announced that award-winning writer and illustrator, Steve Hudson, will be joining the publication’s editorial staff. Read more in the press release below.

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Scientific Anglers Seeks National Sales Manager

Scientific Anglers has announced their search for a National Sales Manager. The position will be full-time and based in Midland, Michigan. Read more in the press release below.

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Trout’s Fly Fishing is Looking for a Regional Manager

Trouts Fly Fishing based in Denver, Colorado, has announced their search for a regional manager. Read more in the press release below.

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Brad Befus Named President of Scientific Anglers

Scientific Anglers has announced the promotion of Brad Befus to President of Scientific Anglers. Befus previously served as Director of Wholesale for the company. Read more in the press release below.

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Yellow Dog Flyfishing Adventures Hiring Social Media and Public Relations Manager

Yellow Dog Flyfishing Adventures has announced their search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of social media and public relations manager. The position is a full-time opportunity, based in Bozeman, Montana. Read more in the press release below.

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Theft of Bill Curtis’s Ashes Becomes a Whodunit

Last fall the ashes of Florida Keys fly-fishing legend Capt. Bill Curtis were recently stolen from a parked pickup truck, sparking a mystery in the style of a Carl Hiaasen novel. Curtis “had no spurned lovers, lifelong enemies, obsessed fans or … more

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McGuane Receives AMFF 2017 Heritage Award

Author (and MidCurrent board member) Thomas McGuane was recently honored with the 2017 Heritage Award by the American Museum of Fly Fishing. In a recent article in Forbes, Monte Burke writes about what McGuane has given both the literary and angling … more

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Yvon Chouinard: Success on His Own Terms

When Yvon Chouinard finally accepted the fact that he was a businessman, he wanted to distance himself from “those pasty-faced corpses in suits” in magazine ads. “If I had to be a businessman, I was going to do it in … more

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Video Hatch: “The Stories We Wear”

In this short film from Patagonia, surfer and fly angler Andrew Tarplee shares the stories of his well-seasoned and favorite hat.

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