|Gov. Beebe Appoints Game and Fish Commissioner
Governor Mike Beebe has named Ty Patterson of Texarkana as the newest commissioner of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. Patterson will serve the remaining 16 months of a term vacated by the resignation of Rick Watkins.
|Vice Chair of AGFC resigns after arrest
Governor Beebe has confirmed that Richard Watkins, Vice Chairman of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has resigned.
|Wild animal sightings
When you live in the country, you expect to encounter wildlife on a daily basis, however a lot of wild animals are venturing closer to the city.
|Trooper attacker killed
Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division are conducting an investigation of a law enforcement officer involved shooting.
|Vice Chair of AGFC arrested in Lonoke
Richard T. Watkins, Vice Chairman of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission was arrested for public intoxication and disorderly conduct Tuesday.
|AGFC seeks dismissal of duck-blind lawsuit
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a group that wants to stop the agency from removing private duck blinds on public land.
|Boating information from AR Game & Fish
Boating is big fun, but it can be dangerous. The AGFC works to minimize accidents on the water through education and enforcement of boating regulations. Click one of the links below to get started enjoying the water the right way.
|Roundup planned of feral cats near Heber Springs
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission says it will trap a colony of feral cats at an access point to the Little Red River near Heber Springs.
|Opponents surface to forest plan in NW Arkansas
Opponents to a plan to clear a portion of the Ozark National Forest in northwest Arkansas say the effort is only to help the elk population.