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State-Record Striped Bass

Bruce Cunningham, of Fordland, holding Missouri State-record striped bass
James B. "Bruce" Cunningham caught this 60-pound, 9-ounce striped bass at Bull Shoals Lake June 18, 2011. It had a girth of 36 1/8 inches. More

Two anglers score hits on open fishing records

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Twelve-year-old Hayden Crouch is proudly holding his state-record gizzard shad.
One record-setting angler plans to tackle invasive carp next. More

UPDATE - St. Louis area angler catches 130-pound blue catfish, breaks state and world records

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Greg Bernal with 130-pound blue catfish
It’s not every day you go out to fish on the waters of the Missouri River and come back swimming in a media frenzy. Of course it could happen if, like Greg Bernal, you manage to topple a Missouri state — and quite probably a world —record. More