Channel catfish

Bowfishing world record? South Dakota men bag massive channel catfish

A channel catfish like this one is getting a lot of attention in South Dakota.RAPID CITY, S.D. — Two South Dakota men have bagged what the Bowfishing Association of America is calling a new world-record channel catfish. The Rapid City Journal reports 19-year-old Cody Sechser and 18-year-old Isaac Kipp of Montrose were bowfishing on Skunk Creek 10 miles north of…

Channel catfish pitched as Kansas state fish

A channel catfish like this one is getting a lot of attention in South Dakota.TOPEKA, Kan. — Kansas legislators have advanced a bill to set in stone choices for the state’s official rock, mineral and gem, plus a state fish. The House gave first-round approval to a bill designating four new state symbols. The original bill focused only on rocks…