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NWA Fishing Report

Subscriber onlyBEAVER LAKE Striped bass are on the prowl on the south end of the lake. Continue reading...

Event takes riders down forgotten U.S. 71

Subscriber onlySure there are kicks on Route 66, but dozens of bike riders had their fun on U.S. 71 during the annual Highway 71 Classic bicycle ride. Continue reading...

Rainy days call for treks to waterfalls

Subscriber onlyThe silver lining after a heavy rain is the gorgeous waterfalls that pour from rocky nooks and high cliffs across the Ozarks. Continue reading...

Ride on reroute reminder of spring along Razorback Greenway

Subscriber onlyOn the calendar of the mind, March 1 can be the first day of spring. Big deal if it's not the official start, but it's springtime nonetheless with daffodils blooming, birds singing and grass getting green. Continue reading...

Bass, anglers like it hot at Swepco Lake

Subscriber onlyAnglers get themselves in hot water whenever they cast a line at Swepco Lake, a waterway that's hot-tub warm all winter long. Continue reading...

NWA Fishing Report

Subscriber onlyBEAVER LAKE Crappie fishing is good on the south end of the lake. James Whittle at Hook, Line and Sinker in Rogers said minnows are working better than jigs. Fish eight to 12 feet deep around standing timber, brush piles and docks. A good jig color is black body and chartreuse tail. Continue reading...

NWA Fishing Report

Subscriber onlyBlack bass, striped bass and crappie are biting at Beaver Lake. Continue reading...

Gulls above mean fish below at Beaver Lake

Subscriber onlyTo find the fish, look above the water, not below. Seagulls are nature's fish locator when it comes to catching fish at Beaver Lake and other big Ozark reservoirs where schools of threadfin shad dwell. Continue reading...

New look for wildlife trail

Subscriber onlySoaring bald eagles, colorful butterflies and wildflowers are the attractions at the Eagle Watch Nature Trail west of Gentry. Now, there's even more to see along the level, one-half mile path through meadows and forest near Swepco Lake. Continue reading...

NWA Fishing Report

Subscriber onlyBEAVER LAKE Fishing is good for striped bass and crappie on the south end of Beaver Lake. Continue reading...

Angler rolls at the rock

Breeze, clouds aid bass fishing

Subscriber onlySometimes the elixir for a tough day of bass fishing blows in on the breeze. Continue reading...

NWA fishing report

Subscriber onlyBeaver Lake: Crappie fishing is good on the south half of the lake. Some anglers report catching limits. Continue reading...

Rain improves outlook for walleye, white bass

Subscriber onlyA little rain can bring an attitude adjustment for anglers looking forward to catching walleye and white bass during their spawning runs. Continue reading...

Bikers, hikers fond of soft-surface trail at Lake Fayetteville

Subscriber onlyA long journey starts with a first step. A first mountain bike ride begins with that first push of the pedals. Continue reading...

Hunter enjoys friend, retriever and ducks on hunts at Beaver Lake

Subscriber onlyRussell Gardner is up way before the crack of yawn when it's time to hunt ducks at Beaver Lake. Continue reading...

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