January 19, 2019 RSS feed / Outdoors

Wolf Tracks

Outdoor Columnist

I’ll start out with some “hard news,” as they say in the newspaper business. The Pa. Game Commission is considering a proposal to open the deer-hunting season on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, rather than its usual Monday opener. More...

Bear attack prompts warnings

A Lycoming County woman is recovering from multiple injuries after she was attacked by a black bear three weeks ago near her Muncy area home.  According to officials from the Pa. More...

INSIDE THE OUTDOORS

Deer’s demise traced to bobcat

During bear season, some of the crew I hunt with stumbled across a recently killed deer in a large boulder field down in a steep hollow. It was a button buck, this past year’s fawn, but was nearly the size of a full-grown doe. More...

2019 fishing licenses now available

Fishing licenses are now available from county treasurers and other issuing agents. They can also be purchased online at gonefishingpa.com.  Licenses are valid through Dec. 31, 2019. Price of a resident fishing license remains $22.90. More...