Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission

Governor’s Advisory Council seeks to fill opening on Fish and Boat Commission

Harrisburg, Pa. – The Governor’s Advisory Council for Hunting, Fishing and Conservation is seeking qualified candidates to fill an upcoming vacancy on the board of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission from the First District, which includes Butler, Clarion, Crawford, Erie, Forest, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango, and Warren counties. The district has been represented with distinction by Edward Mascharka III, Erie County,…

Pennsylvania Fish and Boat officer kills man after attack

WEST NANTICOKE, Pa. — A Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission officer fatally shot a man after prosecutors say the man assaulted and tried to drown the officer. Authorities say the officer shot the man who was later identified as 37-year-old Sean Bohinski, of Nanticoke, Tuesday afternoon in a wooded area along the Susquehanna River in West Nanticoke. A Luzerne County prosecutor says…