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2:29 pm
Wed May 25, 2011

FLW Outdoors Fishing Report 11: An Idyllic afternoon on Kentucky Lake

Scott Ellison

Murray, KY – Scott Ellison spends an idyllic afternoon on Kentucky Lake in this week's FLW Fishing Report. The tale of a sunny day, a powerful boat and some hungry bass.

Scott Ellison is a lifelong fisherman and FLW Outdoors College Fishing Promotinos Manager.

 

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3:20 pm
Fri May 20, 2011

Commentary: Open Letter to President Obama on Middle East Policy

Dr. Brian Clardy

Murray, KY – President Barack Obama on Thursday (May 19, 2011) outlined what White House officials called a "major address" on foreign policy in the Middle East, which included U.S. support for a future Palestinian state based on borders that existed before 1967. Response has ranged from "just more political slogans" to "good enough." Commentator and foreign policy analyst Dr. Brian Clardy asks for specifics, and poses five key and critical questions to President Obama in this open letter.

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3:02 pm
Fri May 13, 2011

FLW Outdoors Fishing Report (May 13): How fish adapt to flooding

Scott Ellison

Murray, KY – It's time for our weekly glimpse at what's happening in and on our lakes. This week we'll learn about how flooding has made it possible to catch some fish where it's usually dry ground.

Scott Ellison here with the FLW Outdoors Weekly Fishing Report

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12:15 pm
Tue May 10, 2011

FLW Outdoors Fishing Report 8: Fishing in our flood-swollen lakes

Scott Ellison

Murray, KY – It's time for our weekly glimpse at how to catch fish around here. This time, it's about finding and hooking catfish, panfish, and bass in our flood-swollen lakes.

Scott Ellison here with the FLW Outdoors Weekly Fishing Report.

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Commentary
10:36 am
Fri April 29, 2011

FLW Outdoors Fishing Report 7: Bass fishing on Kentucky Lake

Scott Ellison

Murray, KY – Caution is the current watchword for boaters on Kentucky Lake as high water carries dangerous floating debris. But soon it'll be a dandy time for bass fishing as we learn with this week's FLW Outdoors Fishing Report.

Scott Ellison here with the FLW Outdoors Fishing Report.

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Commentary
10:20 am
Fri April 29, 2011

Uncommon Mystery - The Girl in the Green Raincoat

Murray, KY – Now that the sun's come back and summer break is just over the horizon for Murray State students, maybe vacation is on your mind Why not get started on your summer reading list? Commentator and mystery novel enthusiast Michael Cohen shares a quick uncommon mystery by award-winning writer Laura Lippman, titled The Girl in the Green Raincoat, about Baltimore P.I. Tess Monaghan and a young woman in a green raincoat who walks her dog at the same time every day until things go terribly wrong.

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4:52 pm
Sat April 23, 2011

FLW Outdoors Fishing Report April 21:Brush Hogs, Sexy Shad Spoons and Curly-Tailed Jigs... Oh My!

Scott Ellison

Murray, KY – So are you up on your zoom brush hogs, sexy shad spoons and curly-tailed jigs? Learn more with the FLW Outdoors Fishing Report!

Next the FLW Outdoors Fishing Report, but first a disclaimer: this commentary contains language, like "lipless crankbaits," that may be puzzling to non-anglers.

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Commentary
12:10 pm
Fri April 15, 2011

Commentary: Book burning and verbal bombs at home and abroad

Richard Nelson

Murray, KY – On March 20, Florida pastor Terry Jones held a self-styled mock trial in which he burned a Quran at his church in Orlando. The desecration sparked a wave of protests in Afghanistan, which left dozens dead. Commentator Richard Nelson says the book burning is troubling, but pales in comparison to the violent response overseas, where the freedom of speech and the right to articulate opinions are not respected.

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12:01 pm
Fri April 15, 2011

Commentary: Unfathomable feats achieved by humans

Justice Bill Cunningham

Murray, KY – It's been 6 Months since the last of 33 Chilean Miners were rescued from a Copper Mine. The world was captivated by the amazing determination of the miners and the rescuers efforts. Kentucky Supreme Court Justice, Judge Bill Cunningham has this take on the human conditions surrounding the sometimes unfathomable feats achieved by humans.

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11:57 am
Mon April 11, 2011

Commentary: Safely Navigating the Waterways

Alan Wade

Murray, KY – Navigational rules make our lakes safer. U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary member Alan Wade reflects on what boaters need to learn before hitting the lakes.

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