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Quirky lure catching on for bass, walleye

There's a little lure that's getting big results at Beaver Lake -- the Ned rig.

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Feathered cliff dwellers at home on Beaver Lake

Beaver Lake may be the Capistrano of Arkansas. The swallows always return.

Shade keeps Ozarks' trails cool in summer

Sunshine and summer heat are reasons some hikers and mountain bikers avoid the dusty trail until cooler weather arrives in autumn.

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PHOTOS, VIDEO: Scenery, fishing await on short float trips

Biting into a slice of ice-cold watermelon, or paddling a slice of a cool stream, are two ways to beat the summer heat.

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Live bait gets fishermen reeling 'em in

Some anglers would rather feed 'em with live bait than fool 'em with lures.

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Explore the spurs of the greenway

Side trails beckon bikers, walkers off main path

Today let’s hop on our bikes and pedal along two spur trails of the Razorback Greenway, one in Springdale and another in Fayetteville.

NWA Fishing report

Crappie are still biting, but they've moved deeper.

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Students learn, write in the outdoors

Hats off today to the fine student writers at Lingle Middle School in Rogers. Sixth-graders attended the 21st annual Lingle Outdoor School held May 3-4 at Prairie Creek park on Beaver Lake.

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Rehab on the riverbank

Project benefits water quality along the Elk River

Fish, floaters and landowners all benefit from the new look of a sweeping bend on the Elk River, one of the Ozarks most popular float streams.

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Rogers Aquatics Center prepares for Saturday opening

EVERYBODY INTO THE POOL

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 Lindsey Evans (left) and Alexandra Wakelyn work on an experiment at the Amazeum to complete an elec...

Lindsey Evans (left) and Alexandra Wakelyn work on an experiment at the Amazeum to complete an electric circuit that turns on a s...

Published: June 7, 2018

Teachers work on weaving projects Wednesday at Maker Camp.

Teachers work on weaving projects Wednesday at Maker Camp.

Published: June 7, 2018

A teacher works Wednesday on an electricity project at Maker Camp.

A teacher works Wednesday on an electricity project at Maker Camp.

Published: June 7, 2018

Vote recount of House District 90 race underway at Benton County election commission in Rogers.

Vote recount of House District 90 race underway at Benton County election commission in Rogers.

Published: May 29, 2018

Carley Harris (from left), Mallory Price and Melina Rice write their outdoor stories on May 4 during...

Carley Harris (from left), Mallory Price and Melina Rice write their outdoor stories on May 4 during Lingle Middle School Outdoor ...

Published: May 29, 2018

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