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  • Credentials: Guiding on the White River since he was 15, Mike Neher has a reputation for putting clients on brown trout tipping the scales over the 20-pound mark.

    Favorite Lures of the Trout Guides

  • Getty Images Kansas City Royals outfielder Melky Cabrera Among other things, it holds a 10-ounce, hard-clay sleeve that slides onto the bat; a 50-ounce weighted bat made of wood and plastic; a half-bat, half-pipe contraption, 96 ounces, with a sliding weight resembling the pendulum weight on a metronome; and an old-fashioned 20-pound sledgehammer.

    Baseball's Weight Problem

  • Swisher veers to the clay sleeve, while David Wright, the New York Mets third baseman, has used either a 10- or 20-pound steel-ribbed bar recovered from the construction site during the building of Citi Field.

    Baseball's Weight Problem

  • Geneva police traced "eight or nine pallets" containing 20-pound packages of ground meat to a local store that sells discount foods, "a bent-can store" as Morgan describes it.

    Operation Meat Locker is latest attempt to ax meat thieves

  • A teenager tossed a 20-pound frozen turkey out the rear window of the car he was riding in and it broke the windshield of an oncoming car, hitting and nearly killing Ruvolo, its driver.

    Meryl Ain, Ed.D.: A Plan to End Bullying and Make Schools Kinder and Gentler

  • Don't get me wrong; every day is not like today when at 1:30 in the afternoon we have just finished our breakfast of Pop-Tarts and bananas, and I am snuggled on the couch with our 17-year-old daughter and 20-pound cat.

    Non-Tiger Mother Pleads for Sanity

  • Echoing his declaration in the State of the Union address that "this is our generation's Sputnik moment," Obama reminded residents that it was in Manitowoc that a 20-pound chunk of the Soviet satellite crashed in 1962.

    After jobs-focused speech, Obama tours Wisconsin factories

  • A pretty, 20-pound rat terrier/red heeler mix, Dora's Internet picture struck the fancy of a Colorado couple last month, e-mails were exchanged, she was crated up in Kentucky, loaded into a plane, and deposited in her new home with two children under age 5.

    Pet Talk: Here's proof that rescue dogs make great pets

  • Quick Fix Mr. Kirmani has two 20-pound dumbbells in his office.

    Fighting the Fun Fight

  • Use 50 - to 65-pound braided line for frogs and tubes; 12 - to 20-pound fluoro¬≠carbon for square-bill crankbaits.

    Late-Summer Bass Fishing Tips: Where and How to Catch Largemouths

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