Lt Governor to attend opening day at Bennett Spring

Bennett Spring State Park invites the public to attend the opening ceremony for the 2020 trout fishing season at 6 a.m. Sunday, March 1st. Lieutenant Governor Mike Kehoe will welcome anglers and join guests after the siren sounds at 6:30 a.m., signaling the start of the season. The trout season opening ceremony will take place at the Old Hatchery Building at Bennett Spring State Park. Regional Radio’s Mike Morris and Mike Edwards will be broadcasting live from Bennett Spring State Park during the ceremonies. Missouri’s catch-and-keep trout fishing season also begins at 6:30 a.m. on March 1 at Roaring River State Park near Cassville and Montauk State Park near Salem.