Posts Tagged 'Bass Pro Shops'



A sneak peek of Bass Pro’s conference center

Eric Olson, SBJ EditorOn a tour this morning of the White River Conference Center, I got a taste of Big Cedar Lodge right here in Springfield.

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Ben Affleck snags fishing gear at Bass Pro

Eric Olson, SBJ EditorWho knew Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner were a camouflage couple?

The two were spotted yesterday inside the Bass Pro Shops near Tulsa, Okla.

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Who is pestering Bass Pro Shops? And why?

Eric Olson, SBJ EditorThat’s the question Springfield Business Journal publisher Dianne Elizabeth Osis posed when we published a story on the nationwide study critical of Bass Pro Shops’ expansion efforts. We found out.

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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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