Column: No boat fatalities over Independence Day weekend

Column: No boat fatalities over Independence Day weekend

Ohio’s waters remained safe over the long July 4th weekend with no boating-related fatalities occurring during Operation Dry Water, according to the...

July 20th, 2017 updated: July 22nd, 2017. |  


Special drawings for waterfowl hunters

Special drawings for waterfowl hunters

Waterfowl hunters are invited to participate in special drawings for controlled hunting opportunities, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Res...

July 1st, 2017 |  


Final wild turkey numbers are in

Final wild turkey numbers are in

The final numbers are in, Ohio hunters checked a total of 21,015 wild turkeys during the combined 2017 spring wild turkey south zone hunting season; n...

June 5th, 2017 |  


Wild turkey season underway

Wild turkey season underway

Ohio hunters checked 10,280 wild turkeys during the first week of the wild turkey hunting season, April 24-30.New for the 2017 season, the state has b...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Spring turkey season to start soon

Spring turkey season to start soon

For many hunters, spring brings the unmistakable sound of gobbling wild turkeys as Ohio’s annual hunt of this popular game bird begins.New for t...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Column: Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp winner announced

Column: Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp winner announced

The photo of a green heron, submitted by wildlife enthusiast Matthew Schmalz of New Albany, was the winner in the annual Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp Ph...

March 31st, 2017 updated: March 27th, 2017. |  


Ken Parrott column: Deer, Turkey Expo in Columbus this weekend

Ken Parrott column: Deer, Turkey Expo in Columbus this weekend

Deer and turkey hunters have the opportunity to attend a pretty neat show this month with a chance to see the latest technology and gadgets in their s...

March 16th, 2017 updated: March 16th, 2017. |  


Rainbow trout being released this spring

Rainbow trout being released this spring

More than 100,000 rainbow trout are expected to be released this spring in 64 Ohio public lakes and ponds, creating excellent fishing opportunities fo...

February 28th, 2017 updated: March 1st, 2017. |  


Russ Kent: Construction projects a sign of life

Russ Kent: Construction projects a sign of life

Getting sick of me talking up my hometown yet? Too bad. Here I go again. There are positive things happening in Galion, and it’s getting easie...

October 12th, 2016 updated: October 12th, 2016. |  


Russ Kent: Stop being manipulated by the national media

Russ Kent: Stop being manipulated by the national media

I don’t like being manipulated. I hate phony, self-righteous indignation. Right now, there is a whole lot of both going on. Much of it revo...

September 10th, 2016 updated: September 10th, 2016. |