Repairs needed on 20-year-old facility

JUNCTION CITY -- The
Milford Fish Hatchery
will shut down for eight months beginning July 1 for much-needed repair. Milford is one of the few warm-water, intensive-culture fish hatcheries in the country. However, like most working facilities, time and wear take their toll. Such wear and te ... Read More


Deadline July 1; payments have increased; additional prairie signup offered
PRATT -- Landowners interested in the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks’
Walk-In Hunting Access Program
(WIHA) are reminded that the deadline for enrollment is July 1. The WIHA program, which began in 1995, grew to a million acres in 100 counties in ... Read More


Kindergarten through 8th grade entrants invited
WICHITA -- Wichita's Great Plains Nature Center (GPNC) is looking for young writers and artists. Art and literature creationed by Kansas students from kindergarten through 8th grade will be featured in a book scheduled for publication in 2008.
The book --
Kansas Critters: Birds
-- ... Read More