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Outdoor News Radio – April 4, 2020

  Big show greets listeners this week starting with host Rob Drieslein and Tim Spielman announcing the 2020 Outdoor News Man of the Year. Tune in to find out who won the award! Then Cory Goldsworthy, Minnesota DNR Fisheries supervisor from Knife River, spends a segment talking about the trout and salmon, including steelhead, opportunities in Lake Superior and in…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – April 3, 2020

Season Dates April 7: Beaver trapping season closes (portions of state) April 7: River otter trapping season closes (Northern Zone) April 7: Mink and muskrat trapping season closes (portions of Southern Zone) April 15: Striped bass season opens (marine waters south of George Washington Bridge) April 15: Mink and muskrat trapping season closes (Northern Zone) April 15: Snow goose season…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – April 3, 2020

Season Dates April 6: Spring turkey hunting season opens in South Zone. April 13: Spring turkey hunting season opens in North Zone. June 1: Woodchuck hunting season opens statewide. June 15: Bullfrog hunting season opens. Banquets/Fundraisers April 4: Illinois North WTU Banquet, 4 p.m., Celebrations, North Utica. For more info call Darel Martin, 309-369-8265. April 4: Green River DU Banquet….

Illinois Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – April 3, 2020

Northwest Zone – Captain Laura Petreikis In Carroll County, CPO Peecher cited a boater because his 10-year-old son was not wearing a life jacket, and seven written warnings issued for various other violations. In Carroll County, while conducting hunting enforcement, CPO Peecher issued a warning to a youth hunting in his stand during youth firearm deer season because he was…

Outdoor Product Innovations acquires Big Dog Hunting

Elyria, Ohio — Outdoor Product Innovations announces their acquisition of Big Dog Hunting. Big Dog has a long history of designing and manufacturing top quality tree stands and hunting accessories. “Outdoor Product Innovations will continue to acquire companies we trust and believe in…it’s been a key to our continued growth. We’re excited for this acquisition of Big Dog Hunting as…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – April 3, 2020

SOUTHEAST REGION Waukesha/Milwaukee Team/December Wardens who serve Walworth County hosted the annual “Hunt off Hunger” Battle of the Schools food drive and documented the amount of perishable goods donated by Delavan-Darien, Elkhorn, and Badger High Schools. Delavan-Darien High School was awarded the traveling trophy for donating more than 1,500 pounds of perishable items. In total all three high schools donated…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – April 3, 2020

Banquets/Fundraisers  April 4: Sporting Clays Fundraiser, 8-3:30 p.m., J & H Game Farm. For more info call Carl Gierke, 920-986-3272. April 4: Central Wisconsin Chapter of Walleyes Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Moose Family Center, Stevens Point. For more info call David or Kim Borski, 715-341-9024. April 4: Dodge County Sporting/Conservation Alliance Fundraiser, Beaver Dam American Legion. For more info call Harold…

Minnesota Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – April 3, 2020

District 1 – Baudette area CO Ben Huener (Roseau) checked anglers on Lake of the Woods and followed up on a fish overlimit complaint. Area wildlife management areas and state parks were patrolled. CO Marc Johnson (Warroad) primarily worked fishing activity on Lake of the Woods and followed up on a complaint about an overlimit of walleyes. Violations encountered included…

Minnesota Outdoor News Calendar – April 3, 2020

Banquets/Fundraisers June 6: North Fork Crow River NWTF Banquet, 5 p.m., Queen Bee’s Bar & Grill, Paynesville. For more info call Barbie Schmitz, 320-905-0543. Season Dates April 14: MN/Canada walleye & sauger season closes (border waters) April 14: Lake/shovelnose sturgeon season closes. April 15: Turkey season (spring) opens. April 17: Stream trout C&R season (in southeast MN) closes. April 18:…

Outdoor News Radio – March 28, 2020

Rob Drieslein and Tim Spielman start this week’s installment of Outdoor News Radio with a chat about ice conditions, maple syrup season, and the decision by Koochiching County to close several Rainy River boat accesses this past week. Then Andrew Tri from the Minnesota DNR calls in to talk about black bears emerging from their dens and how some farmers…