| Jul 26, 2012
| 6:10 PM
Last Friday the temperature was in the 60s, this Friday it's supposed to be in the 90s. Wednesday was gorgeous with no humidity; Thursday was stifling with widespread storms.
The water levels are still low locally, but the Lehigh River should get some...
| Aug 14, 2012
The kids haven't returned to school just yet, but you can almost hear the school bells ringing. Fall sports practices for high school began on Monday. Back-to-school shopping sales are everywhere.
High school graduates are making their final preparations...
| Aug 28, 2012
A funny thing happened to me while walking through the seventh annual Lehigh Valley Hunting and Fishing Extravaganza at the Kempton Fairgrounds on Sunday.
There was so much going on and so many people to talk with that I never really got to see much of...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 6:11 PM
It's still way too warm out to be considered fall fishing, but the rain being dropped on the area and into local streams, rivers, ponds and lakes is a welcome sign for anglers who are dreaming of fall lunker fishing.
When the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
| Sep 11, 2012
The 2012 Lehigh Valley Hunting and Fishing Extravaganza experienced record crowds on Aug. 25, according to show co-organizer Bob Danenhower.
The 2012 event's Top Dog Competition winner went to a German short-haired pointer bell (owned by Tim Gardner of...
| May 31, 2012
| 4:56 PM
Todd Young of Nazareth had quite a catch on May 6.
Fishing on Lake Erie for the first time, Young nabbed a 29-pound, 4-ounce lake trout that the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission officially certified as a state record fish for the species on...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Just a note to say that even though National Get Outdoors Day is Sunday, the programs going on at Blue Marsh Lake are taking place on Saturday. All the times previously mentioned are the same.
The festivities open with a hike at 8 a.m. from the...
| Jun 12, 2012
Father's Day is just a few days away, and anyone who has a dad interested in the great outdoors doesn't have to look very far, very hard or very long to find some wonderful gifts that will make him smile year-round.
Even with the loss of Nestor's on...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:53 PM
Bass season kicks off in Pennsylvania on Saturday, and that means that summertime fishing will be in full swing as anglers can keep the bass they've been catching on the local waterways.
Make sure you're up on the latest bass regulations, including the...
| Aug 14, 2012
Southeastern Pennsylvania has a new member on the board of game commissioners for the Pennsylvania Game Commission.
Brian H. Hoover of Glenolden, Delaware County, will represent District 6, which includes Lehigh and Northampton counties,...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 5:49 PM
Start planning for Labor Day weekend now.
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is holding its second Fish For Free day of the year on Sept. 3, and Mauch Chunk Lake Park is going to be the site of one of three free programs being offered by the...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 5:46 PM
The area's creeks and rivers are extremely low for this time of year, but contributors to our weekly Fish Report insist that just a little bit of water will go a long way.
Forecasters are projecting in the neighborhood of two inches of rain on Sunday,...