| Jun 21, 2012
| 5:07 PM
With the sweltering hot weather hitting the Lehigh Valley the last few days, many anglers hit the water for some bare-legged wading to keep cool. Some of my favorite memories of summertime fishing are wading in streams with old sneakers. It wasn't quite...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Let's all hope Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o is lying.
Let's hope he totally concocted the inspirational story of overcoming the death of his make-believe dead girlfriend in order to garner favorable publicity and pump up his chances of winning the...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 3:03 AM
Randy Lang admits to being a little apprehensive when he and Indiana DNR Fisheries Chief Bill James visited the Federal Correctional Institution in Terre Haute, Ind.
They were there to consider an inquiry about prison personnel raising fish for the...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 9:55 AM
“Fulton Jail Will Get Working Cell Locks,” read the Dec. 19 Atlanta Journal-Constitution headline. The county commission serving Atlanta had finally voted to break a longstanding 3-3 tie that prevented buying new jailhouse locks -- even...
| Jan 24, 2013
Whatever you think of Manti Te'o, what's happened over the past few weeks regarding this girlfriend hoax has been quite embarrassing. Being catfished is something no one wants or deserves.
For those of you who don't know, a catfish is someone who uses...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 2:34 AM
As we reflect on the past outdoors season, it’s time to think about what the New Year will bring.
Overall, I’d say 2012 was a good year for outdoorsmen although the hot dry weather certainly impacted our time on the water and in the woods....
| Sep 14, 2012
If you want to find out about the delays in refilling Leaser Lake, plan to attend a public meeting of the Leaser Lake Heritage Foundation 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27 at the Lynn Township Municipal Building on Route 143.
George White, president of the...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 7:32 PM
The Coldwater Heritage Partnership is taking applications for the 2013 Coldwater Conservation Grants Program, which is offering planning grants and implementation grants to help protect and conserve the health of Pennsylvania's coldwater ecosystems....
| Sep 27, 2012
| 6:09 PM
This weekend is a great time to be a hunter or angler. In addition to fishing activity on the rise on all the local streams, rivers and lakes and ponds, all kinds of activities are taking place at the New Jersey and Delaware shores, and up north on the...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 7:31 PM
Backwoods Angler is back on television, and the new episode for Sunday takes Blaine Mengle and Chris Gorsuch to Oneida Lake in New York to fish extreme conditions with high winds there. Plus, check out how they fish while encountering a rainy cold front...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 6:04 AM
The conspiracy theorists are out in force after both Facebook and Google had technical issues yesterday. The outages of various services including Gmail appear to be unrelated. Facebook was down for about 20 minutes for some users and is back this...