Low water levels may spell poor waterfowl season

PRATT -- Both ducks and waterfowl hunters are likely to be disappointed when they arrive at southeast Kansas waterfowl areas this fall. At
Marais des Cygnes Wildlife Area
, near Pleasanton, prolonged drought has nearly dried the Marais des Cygnes River, preventing wildlife area ... Read More


2007 spring turkey hunting, fishing regulations to be set

PRATT -- The
Kansas Wildlife and Parks Commission
will conduct a public meeting and hearing at Neosho Community College Auditorium, Sanders Hall, on Thursday, Oct. 26. The afternoon session will begin at 1:30 p.m. The evening public hearing will begin at 7 p.m.

The ... Read More


Cool water brings fish up from the deep

PRATT -- Hot summer temperatures push fish into deep water and make them sluggish, but as fall cools the air and the water, fish are back on the move. This can be one of the best times to dust off the fishing gear and head to the lake.

As water temperatures drop into the upper 60s, spor ... Read More


Quail Unlimited memorial hunt in Brown County

HIAWATHA -- The Brown County Chapter of
Quail Unlimited
(QU) hold its first annual Stan Boos Memorial Youth Hunt on Saturday, Oct. 28. Participants will assemble on the parking lot of the Army National Guard Armory, 108 N. 1st Street in Hiawatha at 7 a.m. After check-in, they will ... Read More