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MDC offers Free Fishing on Columbus Day at Lost Valley Hatchery

Fall is a wonderful time to enjoy the outdoors. Join Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) staff and volunteers for some fishing fun at Lost Valley Hatchery’s education pond in Warsaw on Monday, October 10th from 10:00 a.m. to Noon. The pond is stocked with channel catfish and hybrid sunfish. This event is open to all ages, but children must be accompanied by an adult. Equipment and bait will be provided. Participants are welcome to bring their own fishing equipment and any baits not carried in water. Fishing is catch and release only. Inclement weather may cancel the event.

Register online at: Events | Missouri Department of Conservation

For more information or help with registration, contact Kara Entrop at 660-438-4465 Ext. 6402 or by email at

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