Michigan Outdoor News

Michigan Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — May 12, 2017

DISTRICT 1 CO Jared Ferguson received a complaint involving ORVs damaging a local county trail system. Ferguson responded to the location and discovered severe damage caused by the ORVs. The area will be patrolled for future illegal ORV activity. CO Mark Leadman was checking fishermen along the Carp River in Marquette County. One fisherman was located fly-fishing and they quickly…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar — May 12, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers. May 13: West Branch WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Knights of Columbus, West Branch. For more info call Jim Gilbert, 989-550-4828. May 19: RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., Trillium Event Center, Spring Lake. For more info call Dan Grice, 616-581-9798. May 19: Black River NWTF Banquet, 6 p.m., Alexander’s Premier Banquet Facility, Marysville. For more info call Richard Shannon, 810-304-2579. Sept….

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar — April 28, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers. April 29: Houghton Lake WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Houghton Lake Historical Playhouse. For more info call Dave DenBoer, 989-366-6332. April 29: DU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Ramada Inn. For more info call Sue Crittenden, 989-916-3007. May 6: Chelsea WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Chelsea Community Fairgrounds, Chelsea. For more info call Jamie Bolinger, 734-433-1831. May 6: Jackson WTU Banquet, 5 p.m.,…

Michigan Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — April 14, 2017

DISTRICT 1 COs Ethen Mapes and Nathan Sink were attempting to locate an injured bald eagle when they came across a large amount of smoke near Bruce Crossing. Upon investigating, a large pile of trash was found to be burning in a resident’s yard. The large burn pile consisted of couches, televisions, trash bags, construction materials and brush. Enforcement action…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar — April 14, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers. April 14: St. Clair WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Knights of Columbus, St. Clair. For more info call Fred Webber, 989-619-3481. April 14: Ravenna Conservation Club Banquet, Clubhouse. For more info call Ken Borgman, 231-750-3600. April 15 Shelby Area WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Shelby Optimist Club, Shelby. For more info call Dustin Waller, 231-861-5599. April 15: Tustin Area WTU Banquet,…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar — March 31, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers. March 31: Calhoun County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Cedar Crest Banquet Center, Marshall. For more info call Jan Barnes, 269-963-3188. April 1: West Huron WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., VFW, Pigeon. For more info call Jim Gilbert, 989-550-4828. April 8: Lenawee County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., American Legion, Hudson. For more info call John Ofchar, 517-547-5055. April 8: Stockbridge WTU…

Michigan Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — March 31, 2017

DISTRICT 1 COs David Miller and Ethen Mapes assisted the Great Lakes Enforcement Unit and the Special Investigations Unit with the execution of a search warrant on an individual’s residence and place of business in Chassell. The suspect was selling smelt as bait, which had been brought in from Canada that had not been inspected or certified to be disease…

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Michigan Outdoor News Calendar — March 17, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers. March 17: Bay County DU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., LFA Hall, Bay City. For more info call Bryan Schulz, 989-326-3561. March 18: Sunrise Side WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Posen Community Center. For more info call Mark Lewandowki, 989-766-9254. March 18: Decatur WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., VFW 6248, Decatur. For more info call Jim Kurdziel, 231-894-1515. March 18: Michigan Bear Hunters…

Michigan Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — March 17, 2017

DISTRICT 1 CO Ethen Mapes responded to a complaint of a lost hiker in the Porcupine Mountains. The hiker was reported to be overdue from his family members at a rental cabin in the park. Instead of entering the park from the east side, he attempted to drive his vehicle down South Boundary Road from the west end, which is…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar — March 3, 2017

Banquets/Fundraisers. March 3 & 4: Livingston County WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Woodshire Place, Fowlerville. For more info call Jennifer DeGrandchamp, 517-404-3245. March 4: Flat River NWTF Banquet, 5 p.m., St. Josephs Parish Gym, Belding. For more info call Ron Hopkins, 616-822-1310. March 4: Costabella QDMA Banquet, 5 p.m., Barryton Community Hall. For more info call Kasey Thren, 231-598-3200. March 4:…