Bait makers are plenty in the Mountain State

By Gregg Thomas | July 26, 2021 |

For a small state, West Virginia sure seems to have a lot of muskie-lure makers. “I tell people about that all the time,” said Jeff Hansbarger, a fisheries biologist for the state Division of Natural Resources. “It’s really surprising that so many muskie-bait makers have become established here, and new ones seem to be popping…

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