Rain, wind having negative effect on fishing

Rain, wind having negative effect on fishing

I have had the opportunity to chase walleye up at Lake Erie the past few weekends. Although the bite has been strong this spring, Mother Nature hasn&#...

May 13th, 2019 |  


Hunting column: Spring turkey season is off to good start

Hunting column: Spring turkey season is off to good start

Ohio hunters in the south zone checked 2,965 wild turkeys on the first day of the spring wild turkey hunting season, April 22. Hunters can view the 20...

April 29th, 2019 updated: April 29th, 2019. |  


Wild turkey season about ready to begin

Wild turkey season about ready to begin

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

April 15th, 2019 |  



Good fishing at Lake Erie

Good fishing at Lake Erie

Lake Erie anglers have the chance to experience excellent fishing opportunities on Lake Erie in 2019, according to Ohio Department of Natural Resource...

April 1st, 2019 |  


Birds are migrating back into the area

Birds are migrating back into the area

Although it feels like winter won’t let go of its grip this year, there has still been enough warm days and warm rains along with some timely winds ...

March 18th, 2019 updated: March 19th, 2019. |  


Column: Wildlife Council hears deer season proposals

Column: Wildlife Council hears deer season proposals

The Ohio Wildlife Council heard proposals for Ohio’s 2019-2020 white-tailed deer hunting season dates and bag limits at Wednesday’s meeting, accor...

February 18th, 2019 updated: February 18th, 2019. |  


Weather good for ice fishing

Weather good for ice fishing

Wow! What a great weekend of weather after battling the major snow storm and then the visit from the polar vortex.The sunny thirty degree days never f...

February 4th, 2019 |  


Small game and bird seasons have been proposed

Small game and bird seasons have been proposed

The 2019-2020 small game and migratory bird hunting seasons and trapping seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 9, acco...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Man caught committing multiple violations

Man caught committing multiple violations

A Holmes County man pleaded no-contest to five wildlife violations in Coshocton Municipal Court on Thursday, Dec. 13 and was ordered to pay $27,904.46...

January 7th, 2019 |  


Deer numbers still down from last year

Deer numbers still down from last year

Ohio’s hunters checked 9,625 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2018 two-day deer-gun hunting season, Dec. 15-16, according to the Ohio Depar...

December 20th, 2018 |