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Jacob Cooley,10, of Washington caught this 19.5-inch, 5-pound bass at Banner Marsh in late June. He is mowing the grass and doing chores around the house for a weekly allowance so he can pay to get the fish mounted. “Now he’s working on catching a muskie,” said his mother, Kim Cooley.
Wildlife officials are trying to figure out what killed hundreds of Asian carp in the Missouri River this spring. The answer to the mystery could help protect other fish and might provide clues as to how to deal with the invasive carp. STORY & COMMENTS