Posts Tagged 'Bass Pro Shops'



Bass Pro, the Video Game – Take 2

Jeremy Elwood, SBJ Web EditorFor those who thought the hunting season only lasts a few months a year, think again.

Bass Pro Shops has returned to the video game arena with “Bass Pro Shops: The Hunt” for the Nintendo Wii and Xbox 360. The game is a hunting-themed follow-up to the retailer’s fishing-themed “Bass Pro Shops: The Strike,” released in October.

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Did race team get Bass Pro Shops to take the bait on Daytona winner?

Jennifer Muzinic, SBJ ReporterAccording to an article from Fox News, it seems Bass Pro Shops wasn’t all that keen to have Joplin native Jamie McMurray driving their Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boat No. 1 Chevrolet. After writing an article for the Springfield Business Journal Feb. 22 issue on the effect McMurray’s Daytona 500 win will have on his primary sponsor, it seems hard to believe.

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Two national rodeo-related events hit Springfield

Jeremy Elwood, SBJ Web EditorA new sporting event is headed to Springfield, and it’s pure bull.

The Professional Bull Riders tour – known in the industry as the PBR, not to be confused with the time-tested beer of the same acronym – is coming to Springfield Sept. 19 and 20 at Missouri State University’s new JQH Arena thanks to the efforts of PFI Western Store and Bass Pro Shops.

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Anatomy of a News Scoop: The Day SBJ Broke Bass Pro’s Hotel Plans

Eric Olson, SBJ EditorLast Friday was one of those days we live for in the newsroom.

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Bass Pro, Truex split up

Eric Olson, SBJ EditorBass Pro Shops is shopping for a new NASCAR driver.

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Springfield’s foremost fisherman a catch in Wall Street Journal

Eric Olson, SBJ EditorThe face of probably the most familiar name in all of Springfield appears in today’s Wall Street Journal.
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N.Y. governor on the hook for Bass Pro comments

Eric Olson, SBJ EditorNew York Gov. David Paterson’s comments about Bass Pro Shops has got him in a bit of hot water.

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