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  1. State fishing reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | NWAonline

    ... hook, size 14 or 12. Brown trout fishing has slowed. NORTH FORK RIVER There has been more wadable water on the Norfork. The best fishing revolves around caddis hatches. The most productive flies have been small midge patterns (sizes 18, 20, 22) like ...

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  2. State fishing reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | NWAonline

    ... attracted the rainbows, as well as the always favorite shrimp/egg pattern/power bait combo. NORTH FORK RIVER The Norfork has been wadable, but fishing is poor. The most productive flies have been small midge patterns (sizes 18, 20, 22) like ruby ...

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  3. Other daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | NWAonline

    Joe Frix, on trial for killing J. T. Spencer near Norfork January 19, was found not guilty of murder in the Baxter County Circuit Court here this afternoon, and was released. The jury in the case deliberated all last night and until 2 o'clock this afternoon.

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  4. Man arrested for assaulting woman, threatening her father with knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... call, according to Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery. Authorities were called to Baxter County Road 202 in the Norfork area around 2 p.m. Montgomery states Howell assaulted a woman and chased her down the road, according to victims and ...

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  5. Man accused of shooting at wife surrenders to sheriff's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BAXTER COUNTY, AR - A man wanted on a warrant for two cases of domestic abuse surrendered to a sheriff's office. Derrick Hadley Calvert, 31, of Norfork turned himself over to the Baxter County Detention Center on Thursday because of an outstanding felony bench warrant, according to Sheriff John Montgomery.

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  6. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is warning boaters of low water...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | The Courier

    ... ). "This fall and winter has been drier than average." Those conditions have left Beaver, Bull Shoals, Greers Ferry, Norfork and Table Rock lakes from 5 to 10 feet below normal levels, she said. Driver said the low levels aren't unusual - the five ...

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  7. Corps urges caution on low-water lakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | NWAonline

    Low levels on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' five reservoir lakes in Arkansas have prompted the Corps to issue advisories, warning boaters to watch for stumps, rocks, points and debris that are normally submerged at this time of year. Beaver, Bull Shoals, Greers Ferry, Norfork and Table Rock lakes are between 5 and 10 feet below normal levels, Corps spokesman Laurie Driver said.

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  8. Endurance Run 50K will kick off SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... en complete, the trail will be a more-than-50-mile network of multi-use trails through public lands surrounding Lake Norfork.

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  9. Fish cover permits available at 2 AR lakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - Anglers in Arkansas have a chance at fish cover permits at two lakes. The Army Corps of Engineers announced 50 permits will be issued at both Norfork and Bull Shoals lakes.

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  10. Bullfrog swimbait crafted by Harrison man sold for $1,675 on eBayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... said Brightwell, who regularly fishes the big lakes around the Arkansas-Missouri border -- Beaver, Bull Shoals, Norfork, Table Rock and Taneycomo. Brightwell said he became addicted to fishing with swimbaits while living in California from 2003 to ...

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  11. Weather station near Mountain Home celebrates 75 yearsRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2016 | Washington Times

    The next time the skies darken and raindrops begin to fall, the weather station at the Norfork Dam will be there to record the precipitation, just as it has done for the last three-quarters of a century. National Weather Service officials on Thursday presented the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with an award recognizing the 75 years of rainfall data collected by Corps employees at the dam, which dates back prior to the dam's construction in 1941.

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  12. Weather station near Mountain Home reaches its 75th year of operationRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    The next time the skies darken and raindrops begin to fall, the weather station at the Norfork Dam will be there to record the precipitation, just as it has done for the last three-quarters of a century. National Weather Service officials on Thursday presented the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with an award recognizing the 75 years of rainfall data collected by Corps employees at the dam, which dates back prior to the dam's construction in 1941.

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  13. Baxter County transfers ownership of historic Wolf HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    NORFORK, Ark. - The oldest public building in Arkansas will soon have a new owner.

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  14. Fake trees mean real benefits at NorforkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Arkansas Game and Fish Commission biologists are faking out the fish and anglers with a new habitat project on Norfork Lake by adding artificial cover to the lake in addition to standard fish attractors created from trees and brush. During the last three years, the AGFC has been able to purchase nearly $40,000 worth of commercially developed cover and place it evenly throughout the lake, thanks to the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Sport Fish Restoration fund.

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  15. Five tips for having success in ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    ... are quite abundant in many Natural State lakes and streams. Lakes with healthy populations include Greers Ferry, Norfork, Bull Shoals, Ouachita, Beaver, DeGray, Catherine, Hamilton, Blue Mountain, Hinkle, Greeson, Dierks and Gillham. Good river ...

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  16. Gamaliel resident found dead in lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    MOUNTAIN HOME -- Authorities found the body of a man floating in Lake Norfork on Friday morning and are investigating the death, Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery said.

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  17. Happy birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... highway through the mountains from Seligman, Mo., and worked on the Flood Control Act of 1938, which resulted in the Norfork, Bull Shoals, Table Rock and Beaver lakes. "Uphill, past the historic shopping district, past the post office, is a ...

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