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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Van Buren fisherman brings home prize at Kentucky event

Jeff Clark of Van Buren won the Co-angler Division of the tournament and $20,100 Friday with a two-day total of eight bass weighing 20 pounds, 1 ounce.

AG&FC looking for volunteers for stocking for ‘Bonanza’

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is looking for volunteers to help stock black bass fingerlings in prime habitat along the Arkansas River.

Regulation changes approved; Hunting season dates set

LITTLE ROCK – Commissioners approved hunting regulations changes for the 2017-18 hunting seasons, including the season dates for all game, including the 2017-18 waterfowl...

AG&FC approves new fishing regulations for 2018

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission voted unanimously to approve the list of recommended fishing regulations for 2018.

Elk permits will require application fee beginning this year

If you’ve applied for an Arkansas elk permit in the past, you’ll see one major change this year when the application period opens May 1.

No license, permits needed for ‘Free Fishing Days’ all across Arkansas this weekend

From noon Friday, June 9, through midnight Sunday night., June 11, no angler will need a fishing license or trout permit to fish anywhere in Arkansas.

Bullfrog season opens April 15 in Arkansas

April 15 is the kickoff the most exciting summer pursuit in Arkansas bayous, the opening of bullfrog season.

Conway man lands record spotted gar bowfishing on Lake Conway

Jerrime Tucker of Conway used his bow recently to take the biggest spotted gar ever recorded in Arkansas, topping a mark that had held for almost 12 years.

Anglers catching stripers in hot weather encouraged to keep

Fisheries biologists would like anglers to consider keeping their catch while striper fishing during the heat of summer.

Applications start Thursday for alligator season in Arkansas

Applications for the 2017 Arkansas alligator season will be available at agfc.com, beginning June 15.