| Apr 3, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Last week's opening day of trout season in the 18-county region of Southeastern Pennsylvania that includes most of the Lehigh Valley wasn't quite a washout, but it was close. After decent morning weather, conditions changed to rainy and cold for the...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 7:35 PM
The Cabela's Inc. sporting goods empire — with $3.1 billion in sales in 2012 from mail order and big-box retail stores — started at a kitchen table in 1961 in the small town of Chappell, Neb.
Dick Cabela had spent $45 on nearly 3,000 hand-...
| Feb 18, 2014
Spring Great Outdoor Days at Cabela’s marks the end of the hard, cold winter and provides hope to outdoorsmen everywhere that the thaw is beginning and it is time to prepare for spring adventures. Many anglers and hunters, experienced and new...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Groupon Inc. is canceling all its firearm offers a month after the shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School last month in Connecticut.
“All scheduled and current gun-related deals featured on Groupon North America, including shooting...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Some gun retailers this week are reporting a spike in store traffic, in excess of the usual holiday rush, driven at least in part by fears of future firearms bans and other restrictions in the aftermath of the Newtown murders.
But even as foot traffic...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 9:39 AM
Several major firearms retailers are rethinking sales strategies for the rifle said to be used in Friday’s massacre in Connecticut.
Cabela’s, an outdoor products retailer, was still offering Bushmaster AR-15 rifles for between $730 and $1,...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 11:14 AM
Firearms maker Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. said it will buy back an additional $15 million of its stock as gun control talk swirls in the aftermath of the massacre at a Connecticut elementary school.
The company said it has already completed a $20-...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:02 PM
The Lehigh Valley impact of Hurricane Sandy intensified Wednesday with the reports of two more storm-related deaths.
Also on Wednesday, 41,000 of the region's homes and businesses that lost power in the storm had electricity restored. But about 160,000...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:01 PM
The Lehigh Valley's recovery from superstorm Sandy seemed to be proceeding slowly but surely on Wednesday, with streets coming to life and the area's electric utilities saying most power would be restored by the end of the weekend.
But the return to...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 7:33 AM
We usually kick off the Fish Report with news of note for anglers, but this week, we want to remind everyone of the eighth annual Lehigh Valley Hunting and Fishing Extravaganza taking place Friday through Sunday at the Kempton Fairgrounds.
| Aug 30, 2013
| 3:19 AM
This Labor Day weekend could yield some good fishing if the weather holds out. Forecasts for potential spotty thunderstorms make a lot of people uncomfortable going out to fish, but check local weather report hourly forecasts if you're concerned about...