4-25-13

CABELA’S FISH FOR MILLIONS RETURNS TO KANSAS LAKES

April 25, 2013 - (Updated May 6, 2013 to add list of participating lakes in Kansas)Registered anglers can catch tagged fish and win prizes worth up to $2 millionPRATT – Kansas anglers will again be fishing for money and prizes at select Kansas lakes this spring and summer. Cabela’s sponsors the Fish For Millions program where anglers who catch ... Read More


GOVERNOR BROWNBACK SIGNS BILL THAT WILL REDUCE BOAT TAXES

April 25, 2013Kansas boaters to save on watercraft taxes beginning in 2014PRATT – In last November’s election, a majority of Kansas voters supported amending the state constitution to allow legislators to change the way watercraft are taxed. Legislators acted on the issue this spring, and the result was the passage of SB83 which Governor Brownb ... Read More


LOCAL COUPLE TO HOST FIELD DAY ON WILDLIFE HABITAT IMPROVEMENT

April 25, 2013Conservationists Dave and Mary Hendricks will host an agroforestry field day this May PRATT– The Kansas Forest Service (KFS) will host the 2013 Agroforestry Field Day May 8 on the farm of Dave and Mary Hendricks at I Road and 190 Ave, Wakeeney. Discussion topics will include tree health threats, creating mule deer habitat, lesser ... Read More


KANSAS HUNTER EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR RECEIVES DISTINGUISHED AWARD

April 25, 2013 Jim Bussone of Arma has been recognized as the 2012 Instructor of the Year PRATT – Jim Bussone, hunter education instructor and Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) natural resource officer, has been selected as the 2012 Instructor of the Year. Each year, fellow instructors nominate and select an ins ... Read More