Wednesday, December 6th, 2023

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967

Wednesday, December 6th, 2023

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967

May 17, 2011

This Blog Smells

This week we’ll tell readers about one state’s cash incentive for fishermen that–at least for us–never passed the smell test; and about a rambunctious Lab-mix that digested–and deposited–$800 in cash. Fisherman Fingered in Fish Head Fraud Here at the Outdoor News, it’s hard for us to fathom that someone didn’t predict the following story was …

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Anglers taking their sweet time buying fishing licenses

Minnesota fishing license sales through the Monday after opening weekend are lagging behind previous years. As of Monday this week, the DNR had sold 344,189 fishing licenses, compared with 435,270 at the same time last year and 381,194 at the same time in 2009. This year’s sales are slightly more than at the same time in

Wisconsin Free Fishing Weekend June 4-5

People of all ages can fish for free in Wisconsin on June 4 and 5, the state’s Free Fishing Weekend, and now it’s easier than ever for newbies to cast a few. Free fishing clinics are set at more than a dozen locations, with more being added all the time; and rods, reels and other

Litter in our outdoors: not just an Illinois problem

While scanning the Outdoor News web site, I stumbled onto fellow Blogger and Ohio Outdoor News Columnist, Steve Pollick. Mr. Pollick’s story titled, “Some so-called ‘sportsmen’ are trash- tossin lowlifes” instantly caught my attention. In Steve’s blog, he most certainly documents a valid point. Mr. Pollick just “tells it how it is” in this article

Summer Stargazing Opportunities for Ohio Campers

For the thirty-second summer, members of the Miami Valley Astronomical Society (MVAS) plan a series of Stargaze events for campers at John Bryan State Park. The park is located in Greene County on state Route 370 between Yellow Springs and Clifton. The season’s first Stargaze is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 28, weather

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