Caught on Camera

Caught on Camera

Richard Pavloski sent in these trail camera photos from the Mountain Top area of a large bear that, if it made it through the season, will surely be e...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Game Commission field reports for the northeast

Game Commission field reports for the northeast

Bradford County WCO Blake Barth reported that, during his checks of small-game hunters, he found some of their shotguns were not plugged to a three-sh...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Brown Trout pattern chosen for 2017 fishing license button

Brown Trout pattern chosen for 2017 fishing license button

The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s (PFBC) popular fishing license button will continue the trout theme in the upcoming year, with angle...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Opening of deer season important for family, friends and strangers alike

Opening of deer season important for family, friends and strangers alike

By 11 a.m. Monday, Dale Whitner was standing next to his maroon pickup truck with a five-point buck in its bed.Waking up at 4:30 a.m. and leaving from...

November 28th, 2016 updated: November 28th, 2016. |  


Monday’s deer season opener expected to draw more than half a million hunters

Monday’s deer season opener expected to draw more than half a million hunters

For several years, the Pennsylvania Game Commission estimated there were 750,000 hunters hitting the woods for the opening day of deer season.For this...

November 27th, 2016 |  


2016 deer season forecast

2016 deer season forecast

Deer season forecasts from Wildlife Conservation Officers throughout the northeast region:Luzerne CountyWCO Gerald Kapral: “Overall, I have to s...

November 20th, 2016 |  


Deer Hunter Focus Areas proving to be an immediate benefit for hunters, PGC

Deer Hunter Focus Areas proving to be an immediate benefit for hunters, PGC

While it will take some time before Pennsylvania Game Commission staff know if a new program aimed at directing hunters to recent timber harvests that...

November 20th, 2016 |  


Hunters Sharing the Harvest ready for another record year of donations

Hunters Sharing the Harvest ready for another record year of donations

When hundreds of thousands of hunters hit the woods for the Nov. 28 opening day of deer season, they won’t just fill their own freezers with ven...

November 20th, 2016 |  


Pennsylvania Game Commission stepping up efforts to stop poaching

Pennsylvania Game Commission stepping up efforts to stop poaching

Although the opening day of the regular deer season is a little over a week away, some people can’t wait.And the Pennsylvania Game Commission is...

November 20th, 2016 |  


Warm temperatures make for a busy bear season opener

Warm temperatures make for a busy bear season opener

DALLAS — For 40 years William Evans of Plymouth Township hunted every bear season and didn’t fire a shot.In the last four years, his luck ...

November 19th, 2016 |