Free Fishing Event Coming to St. Joseph

A free fishing event is coming to the Saint Joseph area next month.

Reel in some bluegills or a channel catfish and learn angling skills when the Missouri Department of Conservation offers a free fishing day from 5:30 to 7 p.m., July 10, at the Krug Park Lagoon in Saint Joseph. 

This event is a way to try out the sport of fishing with help from MDC instructors. 

MDC will provide all the necessary fishing tackle and bait.

This event is open to all ages. 

Participants are free to come and go during the fishing. 

Participants ages 16-64 must have a valid Missouri fishing permit. 

Registration is required. 

To register, visit the link posted here.