5. MN: Starry Stonewort confirmed in Blackduck Lake.
6. Toby Lapinski = new editor in chief of Fishing Tackle Retailer.
> “Just prior to ICAST, Ken Duke made the announcement that he would be leaving FTR. Ken was a big part of the magazine for nearly 9 yrs, most recently holding the position of Managing Editor overseeing the print magazine. Ken’s resignation left some big shoes to fill, and while it was not something we jumped into hastily, the decision was a rather easy one to make as our Digital Editor, Toby Lapinski, will be assuming the duties as Editor in Chief of Fishing Tackle Retailer.
> “Toby has been the Digital Editor of FTR for the past two and a half years, and for more than a year and a half of that he has also produced the Fishing Wire email….”
7. Folks are raving about “The Vault” from Lakewood Products.
Comes in 3 different sizes. I believe the ‘Medium” is the original and most popular for all sizes of glide baits (Jigging Raps, Hyper-Rattles, Shiver Minnows, etc):