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High water, right temperature spark white bass run at Beaver Lake

Schools of white bass coming out of Beaver Lake should get a tardy slip.

NWA Fishing Report

BEAVER LAKE James Whittle at Hook, Line and Sinker in Rogers said spinner baits are working best for black bass and are the best choice where the water is muddy. Top-water lures, swim baits and spinner baits are working on the north end of the lake where the water is clear.

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Rogers sixth-graders share outdoor stories

Sixth-grade writers put pencils to paper May 4-5 during the 20th annual Lingle Middle School Outdoors School held at Prairie Creek park on Beaver Lake. Students from the Rogers school picked from a variety of outdoor-related classes, including outdoor writing.

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Pea Ridge park works to restore quail habitat

PEA RIDGE -- Bird songs, not cannon fire, ring these days at Pea Ridge National Military park, more than 150 years after the Battle of Pea Ridge during the Civil War.

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High, muddy lake has bright side

Some see nothing but gloom and doom when they look at high, muddy water in Beaver Lake. Others have a more optimistic view.

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Spring blossoms at Kings River Falls Natural Area

A one mile hike can take a couple of hours when wildflowers waving in a gentle breeze line the trail.

NWA Fishing Report

BEAVER LAKE Much of the lake is muddy, but the fish are biting.

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Carter, Simon win chamber tournament at Beaver Lake

Rance Carter of Rogers and Dustin Simon of Bella Vista fished Saturday in the clear water on the north end of Beaver Lake to win the 26th annual Bradford Marine and ATV Buddy Bass Tournament to benefit the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce. They weighed five bass totaling 17.03 pounds.

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Mountain bike fest gets wet, wild at Devil's Den

Off-road cycling fanatics can testify that the 29th annual Ozark Mountain Bike Festival made quite a splash, maybe more than the 28 festivals before it.

NWA Fishing Report

Black bass are biting plastic worms, swim baits or jig and pigs in clear and muddy water.

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Springdale police cordon off the 800 block of Gwen Street on Tuesday. Police were investigating a su...

Springdale police cordon off the 800 block of Gwen Street on Tuesday. Police were investigating a suspicious vehicle outside of a ...

Published: May 24, 2017

Alejandro Gonzalez (left) shows a white bass, and Luis Gonzalez shows a largemouth bass the anglers ...

Alejandro Gonzalez (left) shows a white bass, and Luis Gonzalez shows a largemouth bass the anglers caught. The two friends aren’t...

Published: May 23, 2017

Beaver Lake is backed up to the War Eagle Mill dam. The dam, about 6 feet tall, is the end of the jo...

Beaver Lake is backed up to the War Eagle Mill dam. The dam, about 6 feet tall, is the end of the journey for fish migrating up th...

Published: May 23, 2017

Luis (left) and Alejandro cast for white bass and other species. They used white jigs, crawdad crank...

Luis (left) and Alejandro cast for white bass and other species. They used white jigs, crawdad crank baits and Rat-L-Traps.

Published: May 23, 2017

A walleye was part of a mixed catch on the War Eagle River during the recent white bass spawning run...

A walleye was part of a mixed catch on the War Eagle River during the recent white bass spawning run.

Published: May 23, 2017

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