Deer season dates proposed for 2017-18

Deer season dates proposed for 2017-18

Hunters checked 182,169 white-tailed deer throughout Ohio’s 2016-2017 deer season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Last y...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Tips on buying a child’s first shotgun

Tips on buying a child’s first shotgun

A few weeks ago, I had a friend ask me for a recommendation on what to purchase for his son’s first shotgun.It took me down memory lane when I w...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Bird and game hunting seasons proposed

Bird and game hunting seasons proposed

The 2017-2018 small game and migratory bird hunting seasons and the trapping seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 11,...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Weather doesn’t stop Ohio hunters from harvesting deer

Weather doesn’t stop Ohio hunters from harvesting deer

Ohio’s hunters braved less than ideal weather conditions over the weekend and checked 9,228 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2016 two-day d...

December 19th, 2016 |  


Tips for properly cooking venison

Tips for properly cooking venison

The deer gun season is arriving shortly and by the number of bucks I’ve seen running lately, the rut is here as well. In this week’s artic...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Deer gun season starts this month

Deer gun season starts this month

Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen statewide, and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters across the state...

November 7th, 2016 |  


Fish and wildlife doing well in Ohio

Fish and wildlife doing well in Ohio

The first clear photographic evidence of a black bear sow with cubs in Ohio has been recorded in Ashtabula County, according to the Ohio Department of...

October 24th, 2016 |  


Pheasants to be released into hunting areas

Pheasants to be released into hunting areas

More than 14,000 ring-necked pheasants will be released at 24 Ohio public hunting areas this fall to provide additional hunting opportunities across t...

October 10th, 2016 |  


Time to get ready for duck and goose seasons

Time to get ready for duck and goose seasons

Fall is finally here and with it comes my favorite season which is chasing those ducks and geese.The season could be promising with the continental po...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Tree stand safety always is important

Tree stand safety always is important

The other evening I decided to take the pup out to work on some long water retrieves before it got dark. It was one of those evenings where we were se...

September 12th, 2016 |