Fifteen teams weighed a grand total of 1,846.6 pounds of catfish during the eighth annual Yeager/Jenkins Memorial Catfish Tournament, which ran June 1-3 in Hartford.
Shawnee County Parks and Recreation and the Topeka LULAC Senior Center announced recently they will host a youth/senior fishing derby from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 16 at the East and West Governor’s Ponds near the Interstate 70 ramp at S.W. Fairlawn.
There’s an old saying that when your job is something that you love, you’ll never work a day in your life.
Seventeen-year-old Ryan Murphy, a student at Bishop Carroll in Wichita, embraces that saying. Murphy, an avid angler, makes his own soft-plastic lures to sell online through his company, TTG Lures.
For Midwest Finesse fishing enthusiasts, one name typically stands out among the most influential — Ned Kehde.
The Catfish Chasers Tournament Series will host its Catfish for Kids Benefit Tournament from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 16 at Council Grove Reservoir.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.