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It’s all about the same when it comes to hunter numbers and harvested deer.
Spend some time on the range before the season.
A certified instructor since 1966, Dave Olson is one of the 4,000 volunteers across the state who are the backbone of the DNR Enforcement Division’s firearms safety program.
Much of the state washed out on Dec. 15-16.
Ohio’s hunters checked 9,625 white-tailed deer; last year, the harvest was 14,115.
Three hunters suffered non-fatal shooting injuries during the hunt that began Nov. 17 and ended Sunday.
With the first crack of a rifle on the opening morning of the gun season for deer, hunters know they’re in the woods at a special time.
List of more than 300 bows and firearms.
NEWTOWN, Conn. — The total economic impact of the firearms and ammunition industry in the United States increased from $19.1 billion in 2008 to $51.4 billion in 2017, a 169 percent increase, while the total number of full-time equivalent jobs rose from approximately 166,000 to almost 310,000, an 87 percent increase in that period, according to a report released by…
I’m heading to Newfoundland on a moose hunt in September and I’m not even bringing a rifle. Or a bow. It’s not my hunt. This time, since I’ve already taken a Newfoundland moose, it’s Paula’s turn. We can’t wait for this return trip to The Rock, with its breathtaking scenery, great people and, oh yes, superb moose population. It will be…
Author forgoes shooting at “iffy” target.
That’s up nearly 5,000 from last year, when hunters faced less-than-ideal conditions.
More than 1,800 citations and warnings issued to violators during firearms deer hunt – Illinois’ busiest hunting season.
(Photo by Windigo Images)Although it only takes a day or two until results – and opinions – start rolling in from hunters who were out at the start of Pennsylvania’s rifle season for deer, I like to wait until the season ends before I decide how hunters viewed the experience. For those who saw success, happiness always abounds, especially in…
The U.S. House of Representatives has passed legislation that would enable holders of concealed carry licenses to legally carry in other states. It passed in the House by a 231-198 vote. The measure also contained an amendment designed to address reporting and other issues with the NICS system. The bill was a top priority of Second Amendment groups, including the…
The preliminary harvest for the second segment of the firearms season, Nov. 30 through Dec. 3, was 28,656.
The Sportsman’s Shop in East Earl, Pa., says it can no longer advertise products like American flags or outdoor clothing on Facebook because its Facebook page promotes the sales of guns and includes links that lead to the same, according to reports. The Lancaster County store, which has been in operation since 1954, specializes in sport shooting, hunting, archery, fishing…
Latest incident is reports of seven to 10 carcasses dumped over a bridge and into a creek near Mason.
That’s up from 18,776 deer harvested during last year’s opening day.
That’s down by about 1,000 from last year.
Make sure your weapon is up to speed before you get into the field this season.
Although semi-automatic rifles legalized for hunting, Pennsylvania gun sellers see no spike in sales
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Officials and gun sellers in Pennsylvania say they’ve seen no significant spike in the sale of semi-automatic rifles and air rifles after their use was legalized for hunting some animals, but not larger game. Bruce Piendl, owner of Allegheny Arms and Gun Works in Bethel Park, tells the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that gun buyers seem confused by the move. He…
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana’s wildlife agency says it will allow deer hunters to use rifles on state or federal property despite a legislative error that banned the use of such weapons. The Indian DNR says an emergency state rule will allow rifles during the firearms deer-hunting season that begins Nov. 18. Rifle use was called into question because of a mistake in…
Hunters register 70,724 deer during first weekend of season; DNR expecting increased total harvest of around 200,000.
Remington Arms will furlough employees at its Ilion, N.Y., plant, according to numerous reports out of Ilion. The furloughs – time off without pay – are expected to come sometime yet this year, span three weeks, and impact most of the 900 or so employees remaining at the Ilion factory, according to the reports. A similar furlough last occurred in…