Outdoor expo continues through Sunday at Mohegan Sun Pocono

Outdoor expo continues through Sunday at Mohegan Sun Pocono

PLAINS TWP. — It was a night out for Hunter Kreig and his dad, Hank. The father and son enjoy the outdoors, so spending a 70-degree day together...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Coldwater Heritage Partnership awards grants for 2017

Coldwater Heritage Partnership awards grants for 2017

The Coldwater Heritage Partnership awarded more than $72,000 in grants organizations to protect and conserve Pennsylvania’s coldwater streams. T...

February 19th, 2017 |  


PGC accepting applicants for Wildlife Conservation Officer class

The Pennsylvania Game Commission will begin recruiting the 31st class of Wildlife Conservation Officer Cadets at its Ross Leffler School of Conservati...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Caught on Camera

Caught on Camera

Diane O’Malley captured this bald eagle posing majestically in the warm sunlight in the Mountain Top area.Once rare to see, bald eagle sightings...

February 19th, 2017 |  


PGC’s canine program helping to crack down on crime

PGC’s canine program helping to crack down on crime

Searching for crime-scene evidence in the woods can be like trying to find a needle in a haystack.For the Pennsylvania Game Commission, that’s n...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Outdoors with Tom Venesky: NRA missing point on PGC vote

Outdoors with Tom Venesky: NRA missing point on PGC vote

I guess I agree with gun control and anti-hunting advocates on one thing.And so do other hunters.According to a news release on the National Rifle Ass...

February 19th, 2017 |  


2016 Pennsylvania bear harvest ranks 5th all-time

2016 Pennsylvania bear harvest ranks 5th all-time

Since the Pennsylvania Game Commission began keeping records of statewide bear harvests in 1915, there has never been a more prolific period for Commo...

February 12th, 2017 updated: February 12th, 2017. |  


Snowy owls making another appearance in Pennsylvania this winter

Snowy owls making another appearance in Pennsylvania this winter

Doug Gross isn’t surprised by the recent appearance of a snowy owl in Leraysville, Bradford County.He was tipped off.When snowy owls turned up t...

February 12th, 2017 updated: February 12th, 2017. |  


Outdoors with Tom Venesky: PFBC’s newest interest is a bad idea

Outdoors with Tom Venesky: PFBC’s newest interest is a bad idea

Conservation should always be the priority when it comes to hunting and fishing.That’s something we can all agree on.But will everyone agree wit...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Changes to pheasant program sparks worry about sports future

Changes to pheasant program sparks worry about sports future

On the first day of small game season last year, Ross Piazza said he saw a resurgence.Driving by the parking lot for state game lands 119 by the Franc...

February 5th, 2017 |