Colder weather brings hypothermia risks

As temperatures are predicted to fall Sunday, fishermen and hunters need to be aware of the risks that are associated with the cold temperatures, especially hypothermia.

Barren River Rod & Gun Club Youth and Family Field Day scheduled for Sept. 9

The Barren River Rod & Gun Club’s Youth and Family Field Day will be Saturday, Sept. 9, from 8 a.m.- 3 p.m., (rain or shine).

Kayak / canoe float times on Barren River

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers have established the float times for kayakers and canoeists from the Tailwater below the Barren River Lake dam, and the 101 Bridge.

Vehicles found in Barren River and Lake

Two vehicles have been found in Barren River and Barren River Lake in the past two days.

Barren River Lake visitors may be asked to participate in nationwide Corps’ survey

Barren River Lake visitors may be asked to participate in a Visitor Use Survey concerning the length of their visit, as well as their overall experience.

HSK Race on the River June 17

The Hospice of Southern Kentucky Race on the River, presented by Nat’s Outdoor Sports, is Saturday, June 17, at the Phil Moore Park, at 11 a.m.

Free Fishing Weekend June 3-4

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will celebrate Free Fishing Weekend June 3-4.

KDFWR hosts public meeting for feedback from paddle sports community

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will conduct a public meeting in Bowling Green June 5 to solicit feedback from the paddle sports community.

KDFWR Commissioner visits May 22

Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources 4th District Commissioner Barry Stotts of Columbia, will be visiting Barren County Monday, May 22.

Barren River Lake, Lake Barkley state parks excellent for largemouth bass

By Lee McClellan, Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources The months of May and June make for two of the best for catching largemouth bass. The weather is warm, but not too hot, and the largemouth bass feed heavily as warmer water temperatures increase their desire to eat. Largemouth bass are one of the […]