Caught on Camera

Caught on Camera

There’s something tranquil about a mallard duck. Perhaps it’s the deep green head that creates a calming effect as a mallard floats on the...

April 30th, 2016 |  


Outdoors with Tom Venesky: A poaching incident that should concern us all

Outdoors with Tom Venesky: A poaching incident that should concern us all

Usually when a major poaching ring is busted, outrage follows.And rightly so.People lament the loss of a majestic buck or massive black bear that was ...

April 30th, 2016 |  


Outdoors: Plenty to hear for upcoming spring gobbler season

Outdoors: Plenty to hear for upcoming spring gobbler season

It varies every spring.Sometimes gobblers seem resoundingly vocal in the weeks leading up to the start of the season. Other years, the woods are stran...

April 23rd, 2016 |  


Outdoors with Tom Venesky: What happened to all the trout on opening day?

Outdoors with Tom Venesky: What happened to all the trout on opening day?

I’ve heard a lot of complaints from anglers during the first weekend of trout season who came up empty.On the first day, anglers were leaving Li...

April 23rd, 2016 |  


Caught on Camera

Caught on Camera

Ever wonder what it would be like to stand in the middle of a swarm of thousands of geese? This photo from Gregory Smith of Mountain Top certainly pre...

April 17th, 2016 |  


Outdoors with Tom Venesky: This monster musky is no myth

Outdoors with Tom Venesky: This monster musky is no myth

This fish story isn’t about the one that got away.It’s not a myth or a rumor, but a catch of a lifetime waiting to happen.Two weeks ago, w...

April 17th, 2016 |  


Caught on Camera

Caught on Camera

Jean Petersen shared this photo of a morning ritual that occurs every spring near her home in Drums. Petersen said a flock of turkeys return each year...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Trout season by the numbers…

Trout season by the numbers…

Trout season by the numbers (season starts on Saturday, April 16 at 8 a.m.):7 inches: minimum size limit for a trout to be kept.5: number of trout all...

April 10th, 2016 |  


How to avoid spreading invasives this trout season

The names evoke ugly images - mud snail, rock snot and rusty crayfish.And their impacts can be even uglier.Aquatic invasive species continue to be a p...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Trout present opportunities for kids

Trout present opportunities for kids

There’s only one thing that stopped the Ashley Trout Association kid’s derby since it started 34 years ago.Mother Nature.In 2008, devastat...

April 10th, 2016 |