The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism and Kansas Department of Health and Environment on Wednesday released new advisories for locally caught fish taken from K-96 Lake in Sedgwick County and Arkalon Park Lakes in Seward County and updated advisories on the Kansas River and other area bodies of water.
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism on Thursday evening confirmed via a news release the presence of invasive zebra mussels in Geary State Fishing Lake in Geary County.
What began as a part-time gig to help him enter crappie tournaments has blossomed into a full-time career for one area angler.
“Crappie” Chatt Martin, of Lawrence, said he began subsidizing his tournament fishing costs through his guiding service, Crappie Time Fishing, in 2000 while working his day job at Johnson County Community College.
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism’s Trails Advisory Board will meet at 1 p.m. Nov. 30 at the Great Plains Nature Center, 6232 E. 29th N in Wichita, to hear and discuss projects previously submitted for funding under the Recreational Trails Act.
I received a cool email from Rick Towers recently regarding the Shunga Creek.
As you may recall, I wrote a column earlier this year about my experience fishing on the Shunga — and my surprise when I actually caught some decent bass on it.
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism issued an advisory earlier this week to waterfowl hunters using dogs this season.
Arby’s announced on Wednesday it will begin offering venison sandwiches again — this time nationwide — starting Oct. 21 at all 3,300 locations spanning seven countries.
However, for patrons living near three restaurants in Colorado, Wyoming and Montana, something extra also will be on the menu this hunting season — a special, limited-edition elk sandwich.
Hikers in northeast Kansas will get a chance to enjoy a walk under the stars this upcoming week at Tuttle Creek State Park’s Nite Hike.
Kansas State University’s Veterinary Health Center issued a warning this week for dog owners to be on the lookout for raccoons, especially those showing up during the daytime.
I received another email about the odd, dog-like creature often seen running around Topeka that has been dubbed “the Kansas Chupacabra” by one reader.
Eric Nordgren, an avid cyclist, said that he cycles almost every day and does between 15K and 20K per year.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.