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Outdoor News Radio – Dec. 14, 2019

  This week’s Outdoor News Radio begins with an upbeat report from Tim Spielman, who tells host Rob Drieslein how his dog, Liza, performed on her inaugural late-season pheasant hunt (hint, she kicked butt). Then, Backyard and Beyond columnist Stan Tekiela stops by to share an entire segment’s worth of winter bird-feeding tips. The Lake Detective Steve McComas makes his…

Illinois Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – Dec. 13, 2019

Northwest Zone – Capt. Laura Petreikis IIn Lee County, CPO Palumbo issued a written warning to a Rockfalls bowhunter for the improper tagging of a buck he harvested at Green River State Wildlife Area. In Lee County, CPOT Williams and CPO Beltran conducted several inspections at Green River State Wildlife Area and discovered hunters unlawfully possessing lead shot, incorrect shot…

Illinois Outdoor News Calendar – Dec. 13, 2019

Season Dates Feb. 15, 2020: Squirrel hunting season ends statewide. Feb. 15, 2020: Rabbit hunting season ends statewide. Education/Seminars. Feb. 7-8, 2020: Illinois Hunter Safety, 5 p.m., Bureau County Metro Center, Princeton. For more info call Joe Sledgister, 815-866-7470. Banquets/Fundraisers Jan. 18, 2020: Illinois Wabash Valley WTU Banquet, 4 p.m., Stoney Ridge Event Center, Robinson. For more info call Kyle…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – Dec. 13, 2019

Season Dates Dec. 15: Late archery and muzzleloader deer season closes (portions of Northern Zone) Dec. 15: Mink and muskrat trapping season opens (Long Island) Dec. 15: Striped bass season closes (marine waters, south of George Washington Bridge) Dec. 17: Late archery and muzzleloader deer and bear season closes (Southern Zone) Dec. 22: Tautog (blackfish) season closes (New York Bight…

New York Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – Dec. 13, 2019

(Editor’s note: A criminal charge is merely an allegation that a defendant has committed a violation of the criminal law, and it is not evidence of guilt. All defendants are presumed innocent and entitled to a fair trial, during which it will be the state of New York’s burden to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.) Illegally hunting with a…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – Dec. 13, 2019

Banquets/Fundraisers  Dec. 14: Wisconsin South WTU Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Voyager Inn & Conference Center, Reedsburg. For more info call Jim Wiltinger, 608-689-2234. Jan. 18, 2020: Wisconsin West WTU Banquet, 4:;30 p.m., Sleep Inn & Suites, Eau Claire. For more info call Jim Wiltinger, 608-606-3065. Jan. 18, 2020: Wisconsin North WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Holiday Inn, Stevens Point. For more info…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – Dec. 13, 2019

NORTHEAST REGION Green Bay/Marine Enforcement Unit Warden Mike Neal, of Sister Bay, was asked by the Door County Sheriff’s Department in September to assist with a possible rescue near Sister Bay. The individual was located after it was first thought that the person had fallen off a bluff. Warden Neal was called by the Door County Sheriff’s Department regarding an…

Minnesota Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – Dec. 13, 2019

District 1 – Baudette area CO Ben Huener (Roseau) checked muzzleloader deer hunters in the area and checked anglers on Lake of the Woods. Follow up was conducted regarding cases related to the firearms deer season.  CO Eric Benjamin (Warroad) worked sportfishing and big- and small-game enforcement. Ice conditions continue to improve on a daily basis, and more and more…

Minnesota Outdoor News Calendar – Dec. 13, 2019

Banquets/Fundraisers Dec. 17: TCTU Holiday Party, 5:30-8 p.m., Summit Brewing, St. Paul. For more info call 952-334-4688. Jan. 4, 2020: Southern MN WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Holiday Inn/Austin Conference Center, Austin. For more info call Chris Petersen, 507-450-6256. Jan. 11, 2020: Litchfield/Dassel/Cokato Delta Waterfowl Assoc. Banquet, 5 p.m., Dino’s Lakeside Supper Club. For more info call Jeffery Vanderbeek, 320-493-7099. Jan….

Outdoor News Radio – Dec. 7, 2019

Dean Bortz, editor of Wisconsin Outdoor News, joins host Rob Drieslein for the first 30 minutes of this week’s show to chat about the firearms 2019 white-tailed deer hunting kill in Wisconsin and Minnesota. Backyard and Beyond columnist Stan Tekiela stops in for the second-straight week to chat about nature topics, including the wily black squirrel. Finally, Ross Evan from Shimano joins…