PRATT – The Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commission has historically conducted its last public meeting of the year in October, and the 2017 meeting was scheduled for Oct. 19 at the Bryan Conference Center in Scott City. However, due to a scheduling conflict, the meeting has been rescheduled at the same location for Nov. 16, 2017.The after ... Read More

PRATT – Lovewell State Park, on the shores of Lovewell Reservoir in Jewell County, is sponsoring its 15th Annual Campground Christmas on Saturday, Aug. 19. Campers at the state park are encouraged to decorate their campsites in a Christmas theme. Campers who choose to join in on the festivities should register at the state park office by 5 p.m. ... Read More

PRATT – Dove hunting can be a perfect opportunity to get a young hunter started in wingshooting. The weather is mild, action can be fast and shot opportunities numerous. It is safe and allows close supervision by a mentor as hunters sit quietly and wait for doves to fly into a feed field or water source. With a little pre-season shotgun practic ... Read More

PRATT – The National Shooting Sports Foundation has announced that August is National Shooting Sports Month, celebrating the passion millions of Americans have for target shooting. Recreational shooting is a safe and fun activity enjoyed by people of all ages, whether in competitive venues or target plinking just for fun. Target shooting is als ... Read More