Farm & Garden

Notes from Hunter Creek: Winter Floats

Let’s be honest. Canoeing an Ozark stream during the winter months makes most of your non-canoeing friends believing that you are in need of...

Accumulating Winter Precipitation Possible Friday Night, Saturday

By Jason Hoekema A strong low pressure system will make landfall along the California coast Thursday and will traverse across the Rockies before interacting...

NFPA and State Farm Announce Start of Funding Award Application Period for Wildfire Community...

JANUARY 7, 2019 – Reducing fuel for fires around vulnerable homes. Meeting and talking with firefighters about community preparedness plans. Helping seniors with home...

Celebrate the Great Outdoors in January

Learning Centers Offer Hikes, Classes and More People of all ages interested in viewing Ozark wildlife, learning outdoor skills, and hiking through scenic landscapes have...

Roaring River State Park Hosts Bald Eagle Viewing Jan. 19

JEFFERSON CITY –– When water sources freeze in the north, bald eagles migrate south to find food and water. Join Roaring River State Park...

Jefferson City Event Offers Help for Growing Fruits and Vegetables in the Winter

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Learn to grow produce in winter Feb. 11-12 at the Midwest Winter Production Conference at Lincoln University’s Carver Farm in...

Using Prescribed Fire as a Management Tool

By Clint Dalbom, Conservation Project Coordinator, Missouri State University Humans seem to have a natural attraction to fire. People can sit around a camp fire...

Forging the Future by Practicing the Past

by Michael Boyink Silver Dollar City in Branson, MO has one. The Historic Village at Faust Park in Chesterton, MO has one. The Coal Miner’s...

City Council to Reconsider Discharge of Weapons Ordinance

By Michael Boyink At next week’s meeting of the Ava Board of Aldermen, the council will reconsider the recent changes they made to the city’s...

Highs, Lows, Wet and Dry

2018 was an extreme year in terms of weather with high temperature records and monthly rain records in the books. This summer was hotter...
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