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  • Free Fishing Weekend Begins In Arkansas
  • CENTERTON (KFSM)-- Starting at noon on Friday (June 8), people all over Arkansas can fish anywhere for free without having to get a fishing license or trout permit. As a part of this event, hatcheries around the state will hold a free fishing derby for kid
  • 5 News
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  • 6/8/2018 11:29:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Weekend on Local Lakes
  • This weekend coincides with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission's free fishing weekend and is one of two annual free fishing weekends offered by the City to promote and encourage the use of both lakes, according to a news release. Fishing fees will be ..
  • KNWA News
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  • 6/8/2018 4:12:00 PM
  • Branson Fly Fishing Expo
  • In addition to that, a very famous guide on the White River in Arkansas, Davy Wotton, will be on hand to present his program on fishing the White River! Also, another world famous fly tier, who specializes in “sculpting” deer hair, Mike George will be ...
  • Sporting Classics Daily
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  • 6/8/2018 2:53:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Weekend, derbies June 8-10
  • LITTLE ROCK – From noon Friday, June 8, through midnight Sunday night, June 10, no angler will need a fishing license or trout permit to fish anywhere in Arkansas. An annual tradition sponsored by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and approved by Gov.
  • HarrisonDaily.com
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  • 6/8/2018 1:00:00 PM
  • Red River Will Challenge Bassmaster Opens Anglers
  • Currently ranking eighth among the pros is Derek Hudnall of Baton Rouge, La. Continuing the momentum of a third-place finish in April on the Arkansas River is the Louisiana angler’s plan. “Fishing fast, running and gunning, covering as much water as po ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/8/2018 7:15:00 AM
  • Free Fishing Day!
  • There is only one problem. Youths under 16 years old fish for free, but adults must have a current Arkansas State fishing license. Got yours? Gov. Hutchinson has proclaimed June 8 through June 10 Free Fishing Weekend and no fishing license is required for
  • Evening Times
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  • 6/7/2018 8:06:00 PM
  • Free fishing weekend offers fun, cash prizes
  • Free Fishing Weekend runs Friday through Sunday throughout Arkansas, and state fish hatcheries are offering special derbies for anglers up to 15 years old, including the Andrew H. Hulsey State Fish Hatchery, 350 Fish Hatchery Road, in Hot Springs.
  • The Sentinel-Record
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  • 6/7/2018 11:07:00 AM
  • Enrollment Open for Arkansas Becoming an Outdoors Woman Workshop
  • LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will open online enrollment in this year’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop through June 30. The workshop, which introduces women 18 and older to various outdoors activities, will be held Sept.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/7/2018 8:36:00 AM
  • 2018 U.S. Open Bowfishing Championship Results
  • Drake Fletcher of Muskogee, Oklahoma, took home the prestigious Big Fish Championship Belt and a cash prize of $5,000 for his 43.4-pound grass carp shot on the Arkansas River. The longest fish brought to the weigh-in was a 63-inch gar, which was arrowed by
  • grandviewoutdoors.com
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  • 6/5/2018 1:27:00 PM
  • Free Navionics Charts May Guide Anglers to $50,000 Bass in Arkansas
  • Simmons Bank Arkansas Big Bass Bonanza partners with Navionics to bring sonar charts to the everyday angler. Little Rock, AR – They say knowledge is power, but in fishing knowledge is money. Top-level professional bass fishing circuits like FLW and B.A.S .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/4/2018 7:35:00 AM
  • McAlester team wins 2018 U.S. Bowfishing Open
  • The Big Fish Belt prize went to another Oklahoman, Drake Fletcher of Muskogee, with Team Shoot Em All, who stuck a 43.5-pound grass carp on the Arkansas River. Longest fish bragging rights went to Brian DeMark of Pittsburgh, who arrowed a 63-inch gar that
  • Tulsa World
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  • 6/4/2018 5:34:00 AM
  • Fishing as Therapy
  • My father is a purist at heart, not one to splurge on fancy equipment or a hulking bass boat—so we fish Arkansas’s creeks for smallmouth bass, working our way upstream with kayaks tied to our waists. Smallmouth are great sport fish. They fight harder ...
  • The Good Men Project
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  • 6/4/2018 3:18:00 AM
  • Game and Fish confirms mountain lion sighting
  • The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission (AGFC) says the reported sighting of a mountain lion in northern Arkansas has been confirmed. The photo comes from a game camera set up on private land near the Sharp and Fulton county line. According to AGFC ...
  • KATV
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  • 6/1/2018 9:55:00 PM
  • 5 destinations for Free Fishing Weekend in Colorado
  • Be sure to check specific regulations before you go. Clear Creek Reservoir: What Parks and Wildlife calls "one of the most productive and dependable" fishing areas in the upper Arkansas River basin, west of Buena Vista. Retreat also to streams above the ..
  • The Gazette
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  • 5/31/2018 2:12:00 PM
  • How to Catch and Bait Crawfish (Aka: Crawdad or Crayfish)
  • Some people call them crawdads, some call them crawfish or crayfish. I grew up in Arkansas and we always referred to them as crawdads, and I will refer to them from now on as such. I lived with my grandparents most of my life, and they had some property in
  • skyaboveus.com
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  • 5/31/2018 10:23:00 AM
  • A&P approves date for fishing tournament
  • During a meeting on Tuesday, the Camden Advertising and Promotion Commission approved a date for a fishing tournament to be held by Arkansas Bass Team Trail, heard a first proposal from Camden Area Chamber of Commerce Director Beth Osteen regarding the BPW
  • Camden News
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  • 5/30/2018 8:34:00 PM
  • Five destinations for Free Fishing Weekend in Colorado
  • Be sure to check specific regulations before you go. Clear Creek Reservoir: What Parks and Wildlife calls "one of the most productive and dependable" fishing areas in the upper Arkansas River basin, west of Buena Vista. Retreat also to streams above the ..
  • The Gazette
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  • 5/29/2018 7:07:00 PM
  • Lambert Shatters Records, Wins FLW Tour at Kentucky Lake
  • The 2018 Forrest Wood Cup will be on Lake Ouachita in Hot Springs, Arkansas, Aug. 10-12 and is hosted by the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism and Visit Hot Springs. For complete details and updated information visit FLWFishing.com. FLW is the world
  • Fishing
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  • 5/27/2018 4:40:00 PM
  • Yes, Fish Feel Pain, Say Scientists. Fishermen Won't Buy It
  • former chair of the department of aquaculture and fisheries the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Most farmed catfish processors rely on electrical stunning baskets before moving the animals inside the plant. From beginning to end - from live animal to
  • NDTV
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  • 5/25/2018 4:46:00 AM
  • Fish feel pain, scientists say. What do we do now?
  • former chair of the department of aquaculture and fisheries the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Most farmed-catfish processors rely on electrical stunning baskets before moving the animals inside the plant. From beginning to end — from live animal ..
  • The Seattle Times
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  • 5/25/2018 1:09:00 AM
  • ARKANSAS TRAVEL: Huge fish hatchery has plethora of delights for visitors
  • SALESVILLE -- It takes only a dollar to set off a feeding frenzy at Norfork National Fish Hatchery, the nation's largest such federal facility. Popping four quarters into a vending machine at the hatchery on a southern arm of Norfork Lake in the Natural ..
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
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  • 5/24/2018 3:01:00 PM
  • Image rivals fishing for bass tournament pros
  • The same details are key to courting sponsors. Arkansas is full of excellent anglers, and there are doubtless some weekenders who can outfish an FLW or Bassmaster pro on any given day. Fishing is only half of the game, though. Only a few see far enough ...
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
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  • 5/13/2018 6:30:00 AM
  • OGE fishing rodeo a big splash
  • The fish came from the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission. "The program originally stared as 'Hooked on Fishing, Not on Drugs," Farley said. "It teaches responsibility, how to fish, how to buddy up with others, and fishing courtesy." Farley also noted some ..
  • Paragould Daily Press
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  • 5/11/2018 10:01:00 AM
  • Farm Pond Workshop at Lake Dardanelle S.P., Arkansas, May 24
  • RUSSELLVILLE – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will hold a special workshop for landowners on how to manage their farm ponds for fish at a free workshop at the Lake Dardanelle State Park Visitor Center from 7 to 9 p.m., May 24. “We receive quite ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/11/2018 5:58:00 AM
  • Family Fishing Program in West Memphis, AR May 19
  • WEST MEMPHIS – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Family and Community Fishing Program will bring the fish and the fun for all ages to Tilden Rogers Park from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 19. Unlike many fishing derbies focused solely on ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/11/2018 5:58:00 AM
  • SAU fishing team set for national tourney
  • MAGNOLIA, Ark.—The Southern Arkansas University bass fishing team placed seventh overall in a recent regional tournament, earning SAU's anglers their first invitation to a national tournament. Drake Vines, a freshman from El Dorado, Ark., and Reed Barham .
  • Texarkana Gazette
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  • 5/11/2018 4:43:00 AM
  • SAU Bass Fishing Team going to national event
  • The Southern Arkansas University Bass Fishing Team placed seventh overall in a recent regional tournament, earning SAU’s anglers their first invitation to a national tournament. Drake Vines, a freshman from El Dorado, and Reed Barham, a sophomore from ...
  • Magnolia Banner News
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  • 5/10/2018 4:51:00 PM
  • KEN PERROTTE: Quiet kayak fishing trip fails to turn up (striped) bass
  • A LATE APRIL opportunity to chase freshwater striped bass in Arkansas April presented a bit of a conflict. After all, our own Virginia and Maryland rockfish seasons would be underway. The Potomac River and Chesapeake Bay should be teeming with big post ...
  • Fredericksburg.com
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  • 5/10/2018 2:44:00 AM
  • First Cast on First Trip New State-Record Paddlefish by 7 Pounds
  • The 132-pound, 8-ounce paddlefish he snagged on the Arkansas River on April 29 has been certified as the newest rod-and-reel state record and is 7-1 heavier than the previous mark, according to the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation. The biggest
  • Game & Fish
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  • 5/9/2018 2:39:00 AM
  • Learning fishing basics can help youth start a new, relaxing hobby
  • PINE BLUFF — Fishing can be a great hobby for youth, as it allows them to spend meaningful time with friends or family members outdoors, says Scott Jones, Extension specialist at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. When teaching children or youth ...
  • Newton County
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  • 5/8/2018 9:15:00 PM
  • Three fish caught during first weekend of Fishing Challenge
  • The 2018 challenge, sponsored by Visit Hot Springs and the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, began May 1 and runs through 5 p.m. July 31. Seventy-one tagged fish potentially totaling $101,000 were released into the two lakes on April 30. According to a ..
  • The Sentinel-Record
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  • 5/8/2018 11:59:00 AM
  • 2018 Arkansas Catfish Forecast
  • Summer is a great time to head in search of catfish, so it is good that this Arkansas catfish forecast has so many locations where cats are prevalent and plentiful. With a stiff wind howling through his upturned battery of fishing rods, Chris Fuller of ...
  • Game & Fish
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  • 5/7/2018 6:37:00 PM
  • High school bass fishing has inherent down sides
  • Cody Kemp of Hot Springs has a sobering perspective on high school tournament bass fishing. Kemp is the newest owner of the Mr. Bass of Arkansas Pro-Am circuit. It is one of the most storied local bass circuits in existence, and was considered a breeding .
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
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  • 5/6/2018 6:33:00 AM
  • Williams Leads Wire-to-Wire, Wins FLW Tour at Lewis Smith Lake
  • The 2018 Forrest Wood Cup will be on Lake Ouachita in Hot Springs, Arkansas, Aug. 10-12 and is hosted by the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism and Visit Hot Springs. For complete details and updated information visit FLWFishing.com. FLW is the world
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  • 5/5/2018 1:36:00 PM
  • Maumelle community plays host to senior fishing event, clinic
  • MAUMELLE — The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Family and Community Fishing Program welcomes all anglers 50 years and older to Lake Valencia in Maumelle Friday, May 4, for the largest senior community fishing event in the state. The event will run ...
  • Newton County
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  • 5/4/2018 3:10:00 PM
  • Topwater Smallmouth Bass Fishing in Colorado
  • Good bass fishing takes place below the dam in the Arkansas River, as well; however, these massive, smallmouths have been known to elude all but the deftest of anglers. An often underappreciated smallmouth fishery nearby, Tucker says, are the Volco Ponds.
  • Game & Fish
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  • 5/4/2018 2:42:00 PM
  • Finally Fishing Weather
  • Catfish and bream made up most of the catch, but several trout are still being caught. Next Saturday First Community Bank of Eastern Arkansas and Rose Outdoors sponsor the Fifth annual Fish'N for Fun Kids Rodeo at Tilden Rodgers Lake. Professional bass ...
  • Evening Times
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  • 5/4/2018 2:24:00 AM
  • Arkansas Senior Fishing Event at Lake Valencia
  • MAUMELLE – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Family and Community Fishing Program welcomes all anglers 50 years and older to Lake Valencia in Maumelle Friday, May 4, for the largest senior community fishing event in the state. The event will run ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/3/2018 6:14:00 PM
  • Arkansas Seeks Input on Proposed Fishing Reg Changes
  • LITTLE ROCK - Biologists with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission presented a series of changes to regulations at the Commission’s formal briefing Wednesday, April 27, as part of the annual regulations cycle. The focus of many of these changes is to ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/3/2018 6:13:00 PM
  • Painted Blades on Spinnerbaits
  • “I’ve really just started throwing it this year,” Collings says. “I’m really big into throwing painted spinnerbait blades – red and orange – on the Arkansas River and in this region. Fishing on Grand was really tough for me for a whil
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 5/3/2018 5:41:00 PM
  • ASU pond joins Family and Community Fishing Program
  • JONESBORO – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Family and Community Fishing Program has added more access to fishing for northeast Arkansas residents. ASU Pond, south of Centennial Bank Stadium on the campus of Arkansas State University ...
  • HarrisonDaily.com
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  • 5/2/2018 1:05:00 PM
  • Cowley State Fishing Lake reopens
  • Cowley State Fishing Lake is about 16 miles east of Arkansas City immediately adjacent to U.S. Highway 166. Stay aware of all road construction projects across Kansas by visiting www.kandrive.org or by calling 5-1-1.
  • ctnewsonline.com
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  • 5/2/2018 5:03:00 AM
  • Fish story contest off and writing
  • The annual Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette fish story contest may be the only competition in the world with the chance to become a published author and win a sack full of fishing lures all at the same time. May is contest time, when the crappie are ...
  • The Northwest Arkansas Times
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  • 5/1/2018 8:20:00 AM
  • Huge lake, big fish and fun await anglers at Bull Shoals
  • It displays life-size replicas of six fish mounted on pedestals to depict the largest catches of their species in Arkansas. The biggest, a brown trout, weighed 40 pounds, 4 ounces. The others are a walleye (22 pounds), a rainbow trout (19 pounds ...
  • The Northwest Arkansas Times
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  • 5/1/2018 6:45:00 AM
  • Huge lake, big fish and fun await anglers at Bull Shoals
  • It displays life-size replicas of six fish mounted on pedestals to depict the largest catches of their species in Arkansas. The biggest, a brown trout, weighed 40 pounds, 4 ounces. The others are a walleye (22 pounds), a rainbow trout (19 pounds ...
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
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  • 5/1/2018 6:09:00 AM
  • Asphalt Project Completed, Cowley Fishing Lake Reopens To Public
  • Cornejo & Sons LLC of Wichita placed a four-inch asphalt overlay over the road. Cowley State Fishing Lake is about 16 miles east of Arkansas City immediately adjacent to U.S. Highway 166. You can stay aware of all road construction projects across Kansas .
  • Newscow
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  • 4/30/2018 11:47:00 PM
  • AGFC tags fish for $100K challenge
  • The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission on Friday tagged the fish that will be released into lakes Hamilton and Catherine next week for this year's $100,000-plus Hot Springs Fishing Challenge. The seventh annual challenge, presented by Visit Hot Springs ...
  • The Sentinel-Record
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  • 4/28/2018 11:30:00 AM
  • Fish stocking at pond begins
  • The ASU Pond is now part of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Family and Community Fishing Program, officials said Friday in an announcement. The pond, which is south of Centennial Bank Stadium and near the Cooper Alumni Center on the A-State campus ..
  • KAIT
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  • 4/27/2018 11:44:00 PM
  • First Community Bank Youth Fishing Rodeo May 5
  • On Saturday, May 5, First Community Bank of Eastern Arkansas and Rose Outdoors present the fifth annual Fish’N for Fun Kids Rodeo with Mark Rose after a one-year hiatus. The youth fishing rodeo will take place at Tilden Rodgers Park in West Memphis.
  • Evening Times
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  • 4/27/2018 8:57:00 PM
  • ASU Pond joins Family and Community Fishing Program
  • JONESBORO — The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Family and Community Fishing Program has added more access to fishing for northeast Arkansas residents. ASU Pond, south of Centennial Bank Stadium on the campus of Arkansas State University ...
  • Newton County
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  • 4/27/2018 7:18:00 PM
  • Spring Fishing Fever Brewing On The South Platte
  • While some fishermen covet the famous Mother’s Day hatch on the Arkansas River, the South Platte is no slouch when the Caddis come out to play. Some of the best dry fly fishing takes place when the Caddis hatch gets going. From Strontia reservoir to the ..
  • Mountainjackpot.com
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  • 4/27/2018 2:06:00 PM
  • Tips on Preparing and Serving Oklahoma Paddlefish
  • Adam Cole, a 34-year old Georgia angler who traveled to the Arkansas River recently with his wife Jennifer, his eight-year old son Zaniel, and his three-year old daughter Atleigh, is a paddlefish enthusiast who annually targets the unusual species.
  • Game & Fish
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  • 4/25/2018 7:46:00 PM
  • Top 10 Patterns from Table Rock
  • Mike McClelland’s second-place finish was no cake walk and if you ask the Arkansas pro to identify the key to his success, he’ll tell you it was adding a bit of diversity to his bait lineup. “I also caught fish on a SPRO McStick Jerkbait,” he ...
  • Fishing League Worldwide
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  • 4/24/2018 3:25:00 PM
  • A Tribute to Roger Parks
  • Roger was born into the business, in a part of Arkansas that has been the nesting ground for many legendary brands of fishing boats. After working with his father for several years building custom boats in his hometown, Roger and Pam moved their family to
  • fishgame.com
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  • 4/23/2018 10:40:00 PM
  • Beaver Lake anglers prep for prime fishing in April
  • Now is the time to be out there, said Kevin Hopkins, area fisheries biologist with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. "The peak of the walleye spawn might be over, but there's still fish in the rivers," he said. Likewise, white bass are spawning in the
  • The Eagle
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  • 4/22/2018 9:36:00 AM
  • Boy, 8, Tackles Two Prehistoric-Looking Fish on Same Day
  • When many anglers think of Oklahoma’s Arkansas River, they think of bass fishing, such as the B.A.S.S. Central Open tournament stop currently in Muskogee, Okla. But that’s not the kind of fishing that lured 34-year old Adam Cole and his family to make ...
  • Game & Fish
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  • 4/20/2018 6:24:00 PM
  • A fish tale: Waterloo man honored for catching trophy-sized catfish
  • That day, he and a friend caught 250 pounds of catfish. Fast-forward to today. Cooley’s catch of a 78-pound Arkansas blue catfish at Lake Marion earned him a Santee Cooper Country Trophy Five Award, a special honor for sportsmen who make a trophy catch ...
  • Index-Journal
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  • 3/17/2018 6:39:00 AM
  • Fishing Hot Spots
  • Bass fishing is excellent near the shoreline white white spinnerbaits or plastic lizards. Crappie fishing is good around the Arkansas 89 bridge and in Gold Creek with minnows or jigs. Bream fishing is fair around brushpiles in depths of 4 feet with worms .
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
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  • 3/15/2018 7:38:00 AM
  • Arkansas: Massachusetts Transplants Lands 23rd Master Angler Award
  • FLIPPIN – When it comes to big fish, many anglers have a lot of tall tales. But one Arkansas angler can prove that he has more trophy-size fish under his belt than anyone. Last year, Roger Pyzocha of Flippin caught his 23rd Arkansas fish that qualified ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/15/2018 7:22:00 AM
  • Arkansas Spring Catfish Stockings
  • LITTLE ROCK – As many of the state’s elementary and secondary schools go on a week of spring break starting next Monday, the time off coincides with several central Arkansas fisheries being stocked with catfish. The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/15/2018 7:21:00 AM
  • Fish kill in Arkansas River draws CPW attention
  • Colorado Parks and Wildlife is investigating about 40 or 50 trout that died in one spot on the Arkansas River about a mile and a half north of Buena Vista. Dennis Felt, the man who alerted CPW to the fish kill Monday, said that he and his sons were hiking
  • The Chaffee County Times
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  • 3/14/2018 5:21:00 PM
  • Strange Sightings On Texas Waters
  • The 7 May 1884 edition of the Arkansas Gazette reported: “While a boy named Perry was fishing in Shoal Creek, Logan County, a gar fish caught his right leg, which was hanging over the side of the boat in the water, and pulled him overboard. His ...
  • fishgame.com
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  • 3/14/2018 11:11:00 AM
  • Management change aims for better fishing
  • The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will host a public meeting March 20 regarding fisheries management for largemouth bass on Lake Dunn and Lake Austell in northeast Arkansas. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at the visitor center of Village Creek ...
  • The Northwest Arkansas Times
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  • 3/13/2018 8:24:00 AM
  • It's paddlefish snagging time! Sort of
  • Would-be paddlefish snaggers can keep an eye on social media for reports, but the real news will come from the sky overhead, or with rainfall events in Kansas that feed the Grand or Arkansas river systems. Check the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reports for
  • Tulsa World
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  • 3/11/2018 7:05:00 AM
  • Game and Fish advertises for armed guards at its headquarters
  • A legal ad in today's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette says the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is seeking proposals for front-door security at its headquarters in western Little Rock — armed guards specifically. Front door armed security positions should be ..
  • Arkansas Times
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  • 3/9/2018 6:30:00 PM
  • Arkansas Game & Fish accepting work bids
  • Contractors have until 10 a.m. Wednesday to submit sealed bids for litter pickup and mowing of state-owned public access areas in Ashley, Bradley, Calhoun, Chicot, Cleveland, Desha, Lincoln and Union counties. Bids will be received by the Arkansas State ..
  • Magnolia Reporter
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  • 3/9/2018 8:36:00 AM
  • Fillmore Named Supervisor of Oklahoma F&W Conservation Office
  • Fillmore, a fish biologist, was previously employed at the Service’s Tishomingo National Fish Hatchery for 12 years where he was fully immersed in raising and releasing alligator gar, Arkansas River shiner, channel catfish, paddlefish, and various ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/9/2018 8:14:00 AM
  • Arkansas: Fish Attractor Sites listed at AGFC.com
  • LITTLE ROCK – Anglers looking for a new favorite fishing location can find their way to a good catch with downloadable fish attractor locations at the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s website, www.agfc.com/fishattractors. Biologists and information ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/7/2018 6:05:00 AM
  • Angler’s fishing dream comes true
  • Over time, Svebek came to like Northwest Arkansas so much he moved to Siloam Springs. It’s deja vu for the Bass-master Classic. Svebeck has never fished Lake Hartwell. That could be an advantage, he said. Anglers who are new to a lake often post better ...
  • The Northwest Arkansas Times
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  • 3/6/2018 6:57:00 PM
  • State Fish Art Contest for Students Ends March 31
  • (Art: largemouth bass by Alyssa D., 9th Grade, Oregon) The 20th Annual State-Fish Art EXPO is a mini-EXPO held August 10-12 in Hot Springs, Arkansas during the Forrest Wood Cup, the World Championship of Bass Fishing. The State-Fish Art Wall of Fame will .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/6/2018 8:13:00 AM
  • Browning prevails in Open at Ross Barnett
  • "On most days I only had one fish in the livewell by noon," said the Bassmaster Elite Series veteran from Arkansas. "Every day I caught my fifth bass about 10 minutes before having to leave. "It was very tempting to give up about midway through the day ...
  • BassFan
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  • 3/4/2018 2:23:00 AM
  • See Arkansas bear cub: Game & Fish monitors bear growth
  • Arkansas Game and Fish Commission monitors the population of the state's Black Bears in an effort to check on the bear's health, habitat and how they are benefiting Arkansans. In a special tour to check on one bear, Zoey and her cub, Arkansas Game and Fish
  • 40/29 TV Ft Smith-Fayetteville on MSN.com
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  • 3/2/2018 3:31:00 PM
  • Find fish attractors across the state at AGFC.com
  • LITTLE ROCK — Anglers looking for a new favorite fishing location can find their way to a good catch with downloadable fish attractor locations at the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s website, www.agfc.com/fishattractors. Biologists and information ...
  • Newton County
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  • 3/2/2018 2:25:00 PM
  • See Arkansas Bear Cub: Game and Fish monitor bear growth
  • Arkansas Game and Fish Commission monitors the population of the state's Black Bears in an effort to check on the bear's health, habitat and how they are benefiting Arkansans. In a special tour to check on one bear, Zoey and her cub, Arkansas Game and Fish
  • 40/29 TV Ft Smith-Fayetteville on MSN.com
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  • 3/2/2018 12:56:00 AM
  • Find fish attractors across the state at AGFC.com
  • Staff Report news@harrisondaily.com 1 hr ago 0 LITTLE ROCK – Anglers looking for a new favorite fishing location can find their way to a good catch with downloadable fish attractor locations at the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s website ...
  • HarrisonDaily.com
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  • 3/1/2018 11:03:00 PM
  • Woodard Rod Co creates Arkansas-made fishing rods, fly fishing film
  • In a state known for it’s natural wonders, there’s no shortage of good places to enjoy the outdoors in Arkansas. There are acres upon acres of forests and parkland to explore. There are hiking and biking trails, places for camping, climbing, boating ...
  • Fayetteville Flyer
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  • 3/1/2018 7:11:00 PM
  • Fly fishing holds dear spot in writer's heart
  • Fly fishing doesn't often cameo in this space, but it's always on my mind. It was a pleasure to share these musings last Monday while speaking at the Arkansas Fly Fishers monthly meeting at the Whole Hog Cafe on Cantrell Road. If you're a fly fisherman ...
  • The Northwest Arkansas Times
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  • 2/25/2018 7:18:00 AM
  • Backwoods Hunting and Fishing Expo opens Friday
  • The state rod-and-reel record paddlefish is 125 pounds, 7 ounces, which was caught in 2011 in the Arkansas River below Kaw Lake. The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation's Paddlefish Research Center at Twin Bridges State Park on Grand Lake opens ..
  • NewsOK
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  • 2/24/2018 7:11:00 PM
  • Arkansas Tournament Info Program
  • HOT SPRINGS - Anglers looking for the next place to take a fishing trip can narrow their search to some of Arkansas’s best bass waters with a quick visit to the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Black Bass Program web page. The Black Bass Program ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/23/2018 7:24:00 AM
  • Reward for Tagged Crappies in Horseshoe Lake, Arkansas
  • HUGHES – Horseshoe Lake, an oxbow once part of the Mississippi River in eastern Arkansas, has long been noted for good crappie production, but recent studies have shown a mostly smaller, younger fish population. The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/23/2018 7:24:00 AM
  • Northeast Arkansas Fishing Report
  • Ome Coleman at Lake Poinsett State Park says that while the lake is in total drawdown and being repaired for the next couple of years, the good news is that the bait shop are still selling bait as well as other fishing supplies, and there are other lakes .
  • Evening Times
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  • 2/22/2018 5:37:00 PM
  • Lift endorsed for pay ceiling at Arkansas Game, Fish
  • A legislative subcommittee on Thursday endorsed the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission's request to increase the maximum-authorized salary of its director from $132,729 to $152,638 next fiscal year, although there are no immediate plans to give him a raise.
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
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  • 2/16/2018 3:19:00 PM
  • State fishing report
  • BEAVER TAILWATER The river is low, but trout fishing has very good this week. Most trout are being caught between Spider Creek, Parker Bottoms and Arkansas Highway 62 bridge. Trout are biting on various quarter-ounce spoons and various PowerBaits fished ..
  • nwaonline.com
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  • 2/15/2018 7:29:00 AM
  • Former Razorback teams up with dog to fight arson for Game and Fish
  • The Harrison-native has gone from facing down nose tackles as an offensive lineman at the University of Arkansas, to stopping crime in his home state with the help of a dog's nose. He is now a wildlife officer with Arkansas Game and Fish. Six years on the
  • KTHV
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  • 2/13/2018 3:52:00 PM
  • Strike Kings Fish Hard
  • Mr. Crappie, Wally Marshall shoots docks on Lake Palestine in east Texas while Professional Fishermen Mark Davis and Todd Faircloth fish Lake Ouachita in South Central Arkansas. Mr. Crappie, Wally Marshall, explores Lake Fork in northeast Texas for Slab ..
  • Press Release Point
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  • 2/11/2018 11:42:00 PM
  • February 22 meeting will examine Upper White Oak Lake fish management
  • Fisheries management on Upper White Oak Lake will be discussed at a public meeting on Thursday, February 22. The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will conduct the meeting at 7 p.m. at the AGFC Camden Region Office at 500 Ben Lane in Camden. “We want the .
  • Magnolia Reporter
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  • 2/8/2018 8:38:00 AM
  • Mosquitofish buzz: Non-native baitfish crops up in Vermont
  • Other bait tanks containing golden shiners originating from a separate Arkansas fish farm were inspected, and no unapproved fish species were found. In addition to the criminal charges, Fish & Wildlife revoked Hog Island Wholesale’s importation permit ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 2/7/2018 9:57:00 PM
  • Arkansas Game and Fish: New Rule for Hunters
  • EUREKA SPRINGS, Ark. (KNWA) - You don't have to be a concealed carry permit holder anymore if you want to bring an additional firearm with you on your next hunt. Outdoor enthusiasts can now strap up for safety. "I thought I was trailing a deer. And when I
  • KNWA-TV
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  • 2/2/2018 4:23:00 AM
  • York Adopt A Pet fishing benefit set
  • Last season Kohl, sponsored by Big Dawg Baits and Bass-ett Baits, traveled 35,000 miles to fish professionally in Georgia, South Carolina, Missouri, Florida, New York, Ohio, Tennessee and Arkansas. • Fishing Outreach Director Daryl Bauer, Nebraska Game ...
  • York News-Times
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  • 2/1/2018 6:26:00 AM
  • Biology Professor Studies Human Birth Defects of the Head and Face
  • Fish is collaborating with Yuri Zarate, M.D., of the Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock, who treats patients with SAS. “Last summer, Dr. Zarate organized a retreat for children with SAS and their families,” says Fish. “I attended to give ...
  • UMass Lowell
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  • 1/26/2018 6:14:00 PM
  • Arkansas GFC Seeks Summer Interns
  • LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is accepting applications for summer internships until Feb. 28, 2018. These internships, funded by sales of the AGFC’s Conservation License Plates, let students gain hands-on training and experience ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/25/2018 5:18:00 AM
  • Big O: ‘High, Cold, Nasty’ For Opener
  • He was 4th two years ago and is coming off another stellar season. Might this be his time? 9. Greg Bohannan – The Arkansas angler seems to have figured out Florida in recent years and he’s fishing with a lot of confidence in the wake of two straight ...
  • BassFan
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  • 1/24/2018 10:48:00 PM
  • 2018 Fantasy Fishing Starts This Week
  • The fantasy fishing season will culminate Aug. 10-12 with the most prestigious championship in professional bass fishing, the Forrest Wood Cup on Lake Ouachita in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Back for 2018, players will be afforded a $200 salary cap to assemble
  • flwfishing.com
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  • 1/23/2018 7:04:00 PM
  • River issues approach a tipping point at Oklahoma fly-fishing mecca
  • The crux of the matter is that when the dam was built there was an oversight regarding the river that flows below Tenkiller Lake, past the town of Gore and into the Arkansas River. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service offered to stock rainbow trout as a ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 1/22/2018 9:09:00 PM
  • Game and Fish Commission OKs open carry
  • The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission approved a regulation change today which will allow people to openly carry a handgun for personal protection while on any wildlife management area or Commission-controlled property or lake. Previously, only people with
  • Arkansas Times
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  • 1/19/2018 7:09:00 PM
  • Fish fight
  • HENRY FOSTER of Fayetteville may be only 10 years old, but he knows his Arkansas fishes and which one he would choose as the official, certified and hereby proclaimed state fish: the alligator gar. Which would make a fitting aquatic counterpart to the ...
  • NWA Online
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  • 1/19/2018 10:39:00 AM
  • Binge-Worthy Episodes of Arkansas Wildlife Television Online
  • LITTLE ROCK – If you missed an episode of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s television series, Arkansas Wildlife, you still can tune in to catch it online. The first three seasons are available, in their entirety, at the show’s YouTube page.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/19/2018 9:24:00 AM
  • Arkansas: Improved Access for Anglers, Hunters
  • LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission added more than 2,220 acres of access for hunters and anglers in 2017. Land for waterfowl hunting, upland game and bat conservation highlight the improvements for wildlife. A state-of-the-art weigh-in ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/19/2018 9:24:00 AM
  • Free Fly Fishing Class in Heber Springs, AR
  • Greg Seaton of littleredflyfishingtrips.com (501-690-9166) offers an annual four-week fly-fishing class in Heber Springs, Arkansas, every year, and the best part is, it's free. Greg will hold this year's classes starting Thursday, Feb. 15. The classes are
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/18/2018 9:09:00 AM

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