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Drift down lazy river

When tinges of color appear in the trees and mornings turn brisk and refreshing, paddlers who ply the Ozarks' streams begin thinking about a fall foliage float.

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VIDEO, PHOTOS: Bentonville students swing shotguns hunter ed finale

Clay birds flew through the air with the greatest of ease, but didn't get far once a young shooter raised a shotgun and fired.

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Fall prime Pea Ridge battlefield bike ride

Bird songs and the gentle hum of tires on pavement have replaced the roar of Civil War cannons at Pea Ridge National Military Park.

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Study keeps tabs on Beaver Lake catfish

There's more than one way to catch a catfish. Trotlines, limb lines, jug fishing, rod and reel, even catching them by hand, all put old whiskers in the boat or on the bank.

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Road trip leads to Ozarks springs

Crisp weather and the vivid colors of fall are on the horizon. What better time to dig out the atlas and plan a trip to see some of the Ozarks cold, clear-flowing springs.

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Anglers cash in on Beaver Lake feeding frenzy

Anglers catch dawn feeding frenzy

School is back in session, and the lesson anglers learn through the summer is first light is prime time to catch black bass busting the surface looking for a meal.

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Beaver Lake Cleanup more fun than work

The Beaver Lake Cleanup has been around so long that some of the volunteers who'll show up Saturday weren't on the planet yet when the first cleanup was held.

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VIDEO: Cyclists cruise creekside on Blossom Way Trail

A neat thing about the Razorback Greenway is you're heading through quiet countryside one minute. The next, you're in the middle of town.

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Opening-day doves

A hunting trip is a sure-fire way to get kids to jump out of bed at 4 a.m.

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Rogers rider tackles 10,000-mile motorcycle challenge

A marathon of two-wheeled travel might be the Hoka Hey Motorcycle Challenge that takes riders 10,000 miles around the United States in 12 days.

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Andrew Schweitzer, with Haas Hall Bentonville, returns a shot Tuesday Oct. 9 2018 during singles com...

Andrew Schweitzer, with Haas Hall Bentonville, returns a shot Tuesday Oct. 9 2018 during singles competition at the 2A state tenni...

Published: October 10, 2018

Visitors on Saturday look at aircraft during the opening of Thaden Fieldhouse at the Bentonville air...

Visitors on Saturday look at aircraft during the opening of Thaden Fieldhouse at the Bentonville airport. The fieldhouse along Sou...

Published: October 7, 2018

Kelly Williams, director of the FAST National Mountain Bike Patrol, crosses a creek along the Back 4...

Kelly Williams, director of the FAST National Mountain Bike Patrol, crosses a creek along the Back 40 trail system in Bella Vista....

Published: September 14, 2018

Ashby Street Outdoor plans to replace a double-stack billboard at 401 S.E. Walton Blvd., seen here o...

Ashby Street Outdoor plans to replace a double-stack billboard at 401 S.E. Walton Blvd., seen here on Saturday Aug. 25 2018, with ...

Published: August 29, 2018

Baked fish is a delicious and healthy way to enjoy the catch of the day. Baked Parmesan fish, shown ...

Baked fish is a delicious and healthy way to enjoy the catch of the day. Baked Parmesan fish, shown here using crappie filets, is ...

Published: July 31, 2018

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