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Quirky lure catching on for bass, walleye

Subscriber onlyThere's a little lure that's getting big results at Beaver Lake -- the Ned rig. Continue reading...

Feathered cliff dwellers at home on Beaver Lake

Subscriber onlyBeaver Lake may be the Capistrano of Arkansas. The swallows always return. Continue reading...

Shade keeps Ozarks' trails cool in summer

Subscriber onlySunshine and summer heat are reasons some hikers and mountain bikers avoid the dusty trail until cooler weather arrives in autumn. Continue reading...

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Scenery, fishing await on short float trips

Subscriber onlyBiting into a slice of ice-cold watermelon, or paddling a slice of a cool stream, are two ways to beat the summer heat. Continue reading...

Live bait gets fishermen reeling 'em in

Subscriber onlySome anglers would rather feed 'em with live bait than fool 'em with lures. Continue reading...

Explore the spurs of the greenway

Side trails beckon bikers, walkers off main path

Subscriber onlyToday let’s hop on our bikes and pedal along two spur trails of the Razorback Greenway, one in Springdale and another in Fayetteville. Continue reading...

NWA Fishing report

Subscriber onlyCrappie are still biting, but they've moved deeper. Continue reading...

Students learn, write in the outdoors

Subscriber onlyHats off today to the fine student writers at Lingle Middle School in Rogers. Sixth-graders attended the 21st annual Lingle Outdoor School held May 3-4 at Prairie Creek park on Beaver Lake. Continue reading...

Rehab on the riverbank

Project benefits water quality along the Elk River

Subscriber onlyFish, floaters and landowners all benefit from the new look of a sweeping bend on the Elk River, one of the Ozarks most popular float streams. Continue reading...

Rogers Aquatics Center prepares for Saturday opening

Subscriber onlyEVERYBODY INTO THE POOL Continue reading...

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Latest photos

 Lindsey Evans (left) and Alexandra Wakelyn work on an experiment at the Amazeum to complete an elec...

Lindsey Evans (left) and Alexandra Wakelyn work on an experiment at the Amazeum to complete an electric circuit that turns on a s...

Published: June 7, 2018

Teachers work on weaving projects Wednesday at Maker Camp.

Teachers work on weaving projects Wednesday at Maker Camp.

Published: June 7, 2018

A teacher works Wednesday on an electricity project at Maker Camp.

A teacher works Wednesday on an electricity project at Maker Camp.

Published: June 7, 2018

Vote recount of House District 90 race underway at Benton County election commission in Rogers.

Vote recount of House District 90 race underway at Benton County election commission in Rogers.

Published: May 29, 2018

Carley Harris (from left), Mallory Price and Melina Rice write their outdoor stories on May 4 during...

Carley Harris (from left), Mallory Price and Melina Rice write their outdoor stories on May 4 during Lingle Middle School Outdoor ...

Published: May 29, 2018

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