The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is reminding deer and turkey hunters to please properly tag and Telecheck harvests this season.
By Bill Cooper
Fishing for Freedom is a celebration of the freedoms we love with those who provide them for us. And that celebration involves fishing.
A Kansas City based charity, Fishing for Freedom is giving veterans freedom in the outdoors after they sacrificed for ours. The 14-year-old program takes veterans and their caregivers fishing for a weekend on Truman Lake.
Missouri hunters in need of hunter education certification now have a new interactive online offering in addition to existing hunter education courses. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) has expanded its partnership with the hunter safety course provider Kalkomey Enterprises, LLC, to offer a new fun and engaging, game-style learning option through the online site ilearntohunt.com/.
• Onondaga Cave State Park and Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site meetings online
Team members from Missouri State Parks invite the public to visit mostateparks.com and view the public information videos for Onondaga Cave State Park and Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site.
By Bill Cooper
October is the grandest month of the year for outdoor activities in the Ozarks. Many hunting seasons start, fishing is outstanding, hiking and boating activities abound, and outdoor festivals and fairs can be found in every hill town in the region.