Nonresident landowners not entitled to same hunting rights as resident landowners WICHITA -- On Sept. 12, U.S. Senior District Judge Wesley E. Brown, Wichita, issued a summary judgment order in favor of defendant Mike Hayden, in his official capacity as secretary of the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks. Summary judgment is a legal te ... Read More

Innovative use of wetlands will restore lake, provide recreation ULYSSES -- An alternative wastewater treatment process will restore a portion of Ulysses' Frazier Park Lake. The wastewater effluent will be filtered through a series of wetlands and stream habitats to be constructed on existing city property, restoring water-based recreationa ... Read More

Hunters reminded of change in upland seasons PRATT -- The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) reminds hunters that some changes will take effect in the upland game seasons this fall. The regular pheasant season will open one week earlier, on Nov. 4, and run through the end of January. Also, the quail units have been eliminated; t ... Read More