Hiking http://wkms.org en Fall Wildfire Season Starts In Kentucky http://wkms.org/post/fall-wildfire-season-starts-kentucky <p></p><p>The fall wildfire hazard season has started in Kentucky. The season runs from October 1 through December 15. During that time, outdoor burning is prohibited from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. within 150 feet of any woodland or brushland.</p><p>State Forestry Division Director Leah MacSwords says that with the last several weeks of dry weather, conditions are favorable for the spread of wildfires. Tue, 01 Oct 2013 12:33:57 +0000 The Associated Press 35347 at http://wkms.org Fall Wildfire Season Starts In Kentucky Dawson Springs Mayor on Becoming Kentucky's First "Trail Town" http://wkms.org/post/dawson-springs-mayor-becoming-kentuckys-first-trail-town <p>Kate Lochte visit with Dawson Springs Mayor Jenny Sewell on <em>Sounds Good</em> to learn more about the road, mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding and blueway trails earning the community the Kentucky Trail Town designation. Kentucky First Lady Jane Beshear designated Dawson Springs as the state's first "Trail Town" as part of an effort to promote and develop adventure tourism opportunities across the Commonwealth. The city is developing several outdoor attractions including Pennyrile State Resort Park and State Forest, Tradewater River and Wildlife Management Area, and the Jones-Keeney Wildlife Management Area. <a href="http://www.kentuckytourism.com/links/trailtown.aspx">Read more the about designation on Kentucky Tourism's website</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 20:04:07 +0000 Kate Lochte 35132 at http://wkms.org Dawson Springs Mayor on Becoming Kentucky's First "Trail Town"