Weather might be getting better for fishing

Weather might be getting better for fishing

It’s been a frustrating start to the fishing year with the constant flooding and old man winter not letting go.However, I think we may have fina...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Wildlife Column: Wild turkey season is about to start

Wildlife Column: Wild turkey season is about to start

For many hunters, spring brings the unmistakable sound of gobbling wild turkeys as Ohio’s annual hunt of this popular game bird begins. The youth...

April 9th, 2018 updated: April 10th, 2018. |  


Birds are migrating back from the south

Birds are migrating back from the south

Old Man Winter seems to be reluctant to go away despite the calendar telling us its spring.Living in the state for a half of century I’ve learne...

March 26th, 2018 |  



Bills proposed for hunting, fishing licenses

Bills proposed for hunting, fishing licenses

State Senator Joe Uecker (R-Miami Township) joined Representative Jonathan Dever (R-Madeira) to introduce companion legislation (senate bill 257) aime...

March 12th, 2018 |  


Column: New hunting, fishing licenses needed March 1

Column: New hunting, fishing licenses needed March 1

Don’t forget that your Ohio hunting and fishing licenses are about to expire. On Thursday, March 1, outdoorsmen and women will be able to purchase t...

February 26th, 2018 updated: February 23rd, 2018. |  


Column: ODNR sets deer dates, handles other proposals

Column: ODNR sets deer dates, handles other proposals

The Ohio Wildlife Council heard proposals for Ohio’s 2018-2019 white-tailed deer hunting season dates and bag limits at Wednesday’s meetin...

February 20th, 2018 |  


ODNR sets deer dates, handles other proposals

ODNR sets deer dates, handles other proposals

The Ohio Wildlife Council heard proposals for Ohio’s 2018-2019 white-tailed deer hunting season dates and bag limits at Wednesday’s meetin...

February 12th, 2018 |  


Column:  How wildlife endures the cold weather

Column: How wildlife endures the cold weather

Now that we are approaching the middle of winter, people are pulling on parkas, adding extra blankets to their beds, and building cozy fires to keep a...

January 29th, 2018 updated: January 29th, 2018. |  


Hunting and trapping seasons proposed

Hunting and trapping seasons proposed

The 2018-2019 small game and migratory bird hunting seasons and the trapping seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 10,...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Safety important when outdoors in cold weather

Safety important when outdoors in cold weather

Well, Old Man Winter has certainly set in and as you know, the frigid temperatures are here as well. The area lakes and ponds refroze Christmas day af...

December 31st, 2017 |