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When the Sage SALT HD was announced last year, it created a huge wave of hype at the forefront of virtually every discussion about saltwater fly rods. It won the “Best in Show” award at the International Fly Tackle Dealer show in Orlando. And the proclamations came: it’s a scott meridian killer, Where a killer …

Any size, any color, Horken can probably build it. The retired gig occupies the owner of Rob’s Rod Repair and Custom Built Fishing Rods at his East Grand Forks store. As busy as he wants, at least, and that’s how Horken likes it. “I built them for birthdays, I built them for Christmas, I built …

EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.-Rob Horken is perhaps best known as “Ernie the Angler,” his longtime alter ego who reported weekly on summer fishing on WDAZ-TV Channel 8 in Grand Forks, but in retirement, Horken keeps his feet in the fishing waters by building custom fishing rods. Any size, any color, Horken can probably build it. …

Once again, Suntree’s Jerry Davis catches a prized pompano in the Indian River with his fly rod. Over the past three weeks he has averaged four to five per trip along a 4 1/2 mile section of the west side of the river between Turkey Creek in Palm Bay and the south end of Rocky …

“],” renderIntial “: true,” wordCount “: 350}”> Walk slowly and carry the right stick. (Courtesy of Sage) HD Sage Salt ($ 950) Madness Allowed at 70 feet, head winds at 20 mph, guide screaming in your ear. What do you want in your hand? HD salt. Sage has tweaked the composite of its already whipped …