| 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...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 5:00 PM
The Fish Report returns after a vacation at the Jersey Shore, and we welcome a new saltwater contributor with Avalon Hodge Podge Bait and Tackle, where we picked up some crabbing hooks and bait to trade a windy, sand-blasting beach day for a crab catching...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 12:11 AM
It was only the second time for Calexico resident Jesus Szakacs and his son Jesse Szakacs to go fishing together Saturday morning at Sunbeam Lake.
“We don’t get out much, we’re so busy with work and life, so spending time with my son,...
| 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...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Where, when and what to hunt, fish or trap seems like it would be fairly straightforward.
Fish here. Don't fish there. Fish for this kind of fish during these months. Don't fish for that kind of fish during those months.
Same for hunting.
| Feb 12, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Sunday at 8 p.m. on "Hillbilly Handfishin," Bluegrass Tavern operating partner Jorbie Clark and his Aussie pal Aaron Stubbs go noodling with hosts Skipper Bivins and Trent Jackson and try to catch massive catfish with their hands and feet.
| Feb 15, 2012
| 6:35 AM
Valentine's Day is history, moving on to Mardi Gras. For some folks, Mardi Gras means a one-day celebration on Fat Tuesday itself; for others, that day is just the end of a revelry period that began on thethe Epiphany. And some folks call it Carnival....
| 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...