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N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission Postpones Trout Stocking for Reddies River

RALEIGH, N.C.  – The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission has postponed the November delayed-harvest trout stocking for Reddies River in Wilkes County.  The current water quality conditions in the river could impact the survival of stocked fish. The portion of Reddies River downstream of the city’s water supply reservoir was…


Angler Reels in State Record Fish on Barbie Doll Rod and Reel

RALEIGH, N.C. (Aug. 20, 2008) – That’s David Hayes’ story and he’s sticking with it.  The Wilkes County angler used his granddaughter’s Barbie Doll rod-and-reel combo — all 2 ½ feet of it — to reel in a new state record channel catfish that measured 2 inches longer than the…