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Alexandria's Shad Schmidt prepares to release a bass he caught on Lake Latoka on the morning of July 29. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)

Bit by the bass bug

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Alexandria’s Shad Schmidt pitched a 3/8-ounce bass jig tipped with a soft plastic crawfish trailer into the shaded waters under a dock on Lake Latoka on July 29.


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Eric Morken
Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.
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