Minutes

Emergency Meeting of the Kansas Federation of Houndsmen

April 12th 2017
Held at Scranton Shelter House, Scranton, Kansas

The meeting was called to order by President Bruce Anderson at 7:01 PM

Purpose of the meeting was to deal with the issue of Bruce Reynolds being involved with a cast on April 8th, 2017 while he was suspended by UKC.

Members present were: Bruce Anderson, Tom Anderson, Terry Porter, Bill Barnett, Rick Rochester, Jerald Parker, Ron Parker, and Logan Anderson. Spectators Dorothy Anderson and Sharon Porter.

First action taken was for President Anderson to appoint Jerald Parker to replace Lee New as a Board of Director because Lee had given up his position earlier in the week. Jerald accepted the position and the group agreed with the appointment.

After a lengthily discussion the following was agreed to by the members present.

1. A miss conduct form to be filled out and sent to UKC and a letter of total banning of Bruce Reynolds from any and all Kansas Federation activities and events in the future until UKC lifts their suspension, to be sent to him.

2. A letter of reprimand to be sent to Lee New, Colby Price, and Walker Pedrow.


Calls were made to Colby Price and Bruce Reynolds that night and a miss conduct form was also filled out. Walker Pedrow and Lee New could not be contacted. Terry Porter was asked to contact them and to write all the letters. Letters are to be sent by certified mail.

It is noted that this was a difficult process to deal with and all involved knew and understood the gravity of what was and did happen. We hope not to have to deal with this kind of behavior in the future.

Meeting was adjourned at approximately 9:15 PM

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Kansas Federation of Houndsmen
Spring Meeting

April 8th 2017

Meeting was called to order at 11:03 by President Bruce Anderson

With all officer’s present except, Justin Newell and Tyler Porter for a total of 16 members attending.

Minutes of October meeting was read by Terry L. Porter and approved.

Treasurer report was given by Terry L. Porter with a balance at this meeting of $13,555.00 report was approved.

State Reporters report given by Terry L. Porter. No action needed.

Skyler Mick was reelected for his board position.

Tom Anderson gave a report of the State Race with $740.00 being raised at this point. Full details of this race can be found on the Federation website.

State Hunt report was given by Terry L. Porter with the total cost for this year’s hunt being $2425.00. As of this meeting the hunt and show has brought in $2550.00. On Monday after the hunt and show I deposited $3015.00 in our account. Total profit for this hunt and show was $1210.00

A wildlife proposal was given by Terry and Bruce with a very good and positive discussion following.


Terry was put in charge of continuing the efforts of the proposal as well as looking into checking on the maps required by each club for hosting a hunt. Report to follow at the October meeting.

North East Kansas club will host the Youth Hunt on October 14th. With the meeting starting at 2:00 PM. All meeting in the future will begin at 2:00 PM.

The hunt committee for this hunt will be Tom Anderson, Lee New, Terry Porter and Skyler Mick, anyone else can help anytime.

A variety of items were discussed before adjournment and all was very positive but no action needed.

Meeting was adjourned at 12:15 PM

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