John Wenzlick and Michael Riley attended the Mid South meetings at Beavers Bend State Park in Oklahoma March 1st . Prior to the meeting they fished the spillway area (above) and the restored Evening Hole (below). BWO were coming off hard late morning and March Browns were beginning to [ READ MORE... ]
General Assembly wants to change MDC management style
I just wanted to inform our members of some possible legislative action being taken that may impact how the Missouri Department of Conservation operates. Personaly I do not support any of these proposals. If you agree then I strongly encourage you to contact your local representatives. Currently [ READ MORE... ]
Midwest Flies donates a fly rod for the 2014 Banquet
Many thanks to Charlie Stock owner of Midwest Flies for his donation of a custom build fly rod, reel and line.
Chapter member, Milt Barr, selected to sound siren on Opening Day at Bennett Springs Milt Barr of Jefferson City was notified last week by the Missouri Department of Conservation that he was selected to start the opening day ceremony for Trout Season on March 1st, 2014. Milt has been an avid [ READ MORE... ]
Don't miss this opportunity to read an outstanding article, which to me, honors the great success of one of our Clubs most distinguished members. The bamboo in the burlap sacks beside the driveway once rose on the sage hills of China's Guangdong Province. A river runs through it. It's the kind [ READ MORE... ]
An assessment of the insect community above and below gravel mine operations on Little Piney Creek, Phelps County, MissouriLittle Piney Report
Paul Richard Heine, 64, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at his home in Columbia, surrounded by family. A service of remembrance will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at Columbia United Church of Christ. A visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at CUCC. Paul was born May 16, 1949, to the late [ READ MORE... ]
We just received word that M&L Gun Works has donated a Ruger 10/22 Take Down Rifle for our 2014 Banquet. Please check them out at: http://www.mlgunworks.com/ Be sure to thank them for the donation.
Six continuous days of temperatures over 100 degrees. A rainfall deficit in some areas of 10 inches. Streams that are running at a small percentage of normal summer flow. Much of central Missouri is considered to be suffering an extreme drought, while other sections of the state are ranked “ [ READ MORE... ]