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Views of woods, water unfold on Buffalo River hike

Subscriber onlyIt's a good idea to be sure footed like a mountain goat during a hike along the Goat Trail, high above the Buffalo National River. Continue reading...

Lake Atalanta's new trails garner rave reviews

Subscriber onlyLake Atalanta Park in Rogers is the newest place to paddle a kayak, catch a fish, pedal a bicycle or take a hike. Continue reading...

Canoeing quiet, scenic on lower stretch of Elk River

Subscriber onlyA warm breeze in November is a siren song that calls for one last float trip before winter. Continue reading...

NWA Fishing Report

Subscriber onlyBEAVER LAKE Striped bass fishing is good on the south end of the lake. Continue reading...

State park events reach for the stars

Astronomy nights focus of partnership

Subscriber onlyVisitors can get starry-eyed when they attend astronomy nights at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area. Continue reading...

NWA Fishing Report

Subscriber onlyStriped bass are biting on the south end of the lake. Continue reading...

Master Naturalists stewards of Arkansas trails, forest

Subscriber onlyExplorers who find the going a little easier at some of the area's wild places can thank the Northwest Arkansas Master Naturalists. Continue reading...

Pry taunts hunters at Camp See No Deer

Heat contributes to season’s slow start

Subscriber onlyWith modern gun deer season in full swing, it's high time we file a report from Camp See No Deer, the little piece of woods where a few of us have been bowhunting during the archery deer season. Continue reading...

Angler learns from experience at Beaver tailwater

Subscriber onlyTrial and error is a great teacher, especially when it comes to learning the ways of trout at the White River below Beaver Dam. Continue reading...

NWA Fishing Report

Subscriber onlyBEAVER LAKE Black bass and striped bass are hitting top-water lures. Continue reading...

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Volunteers Virginia Higginbotham (left) and Nancy Albin (right) deliver gifts Friday during Sharing ...

Volunteers Virginia Higginbotham (left) and Nancy Albin (right) deliver gifts Friday during Sharing & Caring at the Benton County ...

Published: December 10, 2016

Volunteers, including Albin (from left) and Pam Rapp deliver gifts Friday during Sharing & Caring at...

Volunteers, including Albin (from left) and Pam Rapp deliver gifts Friday during Sharing & Caring at the Benton County Fairgrounds...

Published: December 10, 2016

Winter is a prime season for striped bass shing on Beaver Lake.

Winter is a prime season for striped bass shing on Beaver Lake.

Published: December 6, 2016

Karen Mowry (left) and Thao Nguyen enjoy a vista along the Goat Trail high above the Buffalo Nationa...

Karen Mowry (left) and Thao Nguyen enjoy a vista along the Goat Trail high above the Buffalo National River. The outing was Thao’s...

Published: December 6, 2016

Thao Nguyen (right) and Karen Mowry take in views of the Buffalo National River from the Goat Trail....

Thao Nguyen (right) and Karen Mowry take in views of the Buffalo National River from the Goat Trail. Thao commented on how friendl...

Published: December 6, 2016

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