COLUMBUS — The Ohio Wildlife Council heard proposals for Ohio’s 2018-2019 white-tailed deer hunting season dates and bag limits at Wednesday’s meeting, according to the Ohio DNR. The proposed season dates are nearly identical to previous seasons. The proposed deer…
That's up slightly from the previous year, when 182,169 deer were checked.
Archery numbers, though, have shown a small decline.
Archery season, all seasons close on Feb. 4.
The positive sample was taken from a single buck on a hunting preserve in Guernsey County and tested as part of Ohio’s CWD monitoring program for captive white-tailed deer operations; no cases found in wild deer population.
Muzzleloader hunters checked 13,268 white-tailed deer this year, down from last year's total of 15,843.
Muzzleloader hunt runs Jan. 6-9.
Author forgoes shooting at “iffy” target.
That's up nearly 5,000 from last year, when hunters faced less-than-ideal conditions.
Harvest up from nearly 67,000 in 2016.
Monday was opening day of seven-day season.
That's up from 18,776 deer harvested during last year's opening day.
NORTH HARMONY, N.Y. — Authorities say an Ohio man shot a pickup truck he mistook for a deer in western New York. The shooting Friday was the second hunting accident in Chautauqua County in three days. Police say 43-year-old Rosemary…
That's down by about 1,000 from last year.
Youth gun hunt scheduled for Nov. 18-19.
Make sure your weapon is up to speed before you get into the field this season.
Traditional firearms hunt opens on Nov. 27.
Upcoming bow hunt yet another opportunity for Ohio’s youths to take part.
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Portions of Holmes and Wayne counties will retain their designation as a Disease Surveillance Area (DSA) 2015-01 as part of the state’s ongoing surveillance efforts for chronic wasting disease, according to the Ohio DNR. This designation requires…
Approximately 1,200 acres previously closed to hunting will be available to bowhunters as part of controlled hunts at Deer Creek, Malabar Farm, and Maumee Bay state parks.
Traditional arrow-strings will stretch with use, so you need to pay attention to fistmele, or brace-height, on your bow. And I need to follow my own advice.
Plymouth, Minn. — When you snap photos of your buck this fall, remember to submit them to the 2017 Best Buck Photo Contest appearing in the Outdoor News publications. The annual photo contest is now open to hunting enthusiasts in…
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