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  • 71-year-old makes the most of her first shot in Maryland's black bear hunt

    71-year-old makes the most of her first shot in Maryland's black bear hunt
    Like other septuagenarians who still like to whack an ace down the line in tennis or sink a long birdie putt in golf, Bonnie Kelley still enjoys the rewards of hunting. It's in her blood, having been raised in Western Maryland and having returned there,...
  • Bears are on the ballot in Maine as hunting methods are debated

    Bears are on the ballot in Maine as hunting methods are debated
    It has been a big year for bears in the news, especially in Maine, where voters on Nov. 4 face a question that has bedeviled other bear-heavy states: how to keep the species’ population at bay in the face of pressure from animal rights groups...
  • Orange requirements for hunters change with the seasons

    Orange requirements for hunters change with the seasons
    Muzzleloader season opened Saturday, so everyone going out in the woods needs to be aware of the fluorescent-orange requirements even if they are archery hunting. Muzzleloader bear and antlerless-only deer season runs through this Saturday, and there is...
  • College Park residents seek trapper to nab wily coyotes

    College Park residents seek trapper to nab wily coyotes
    Donn Carr and a posse of frustrated neighbors are so fed up with coyotes eating pets and stray cats in College Park that they're ready to hire a trapper to hunt down the animals. "It's horrible, I know, but these things are hunting in packs and they are...
  • Pigeon Shoot Ban Vote Today

         The state House is scheduled to vote today on a bill that among other things would ban pigeon shoots in Pennsylvania.      House Bill 1750, which the Senate passed 36-12 last week, also would ban "hunts" involving tethered animals and raising...
  • Pennsylvania pigeon shoot vote has been long time coming

    Heidi Prescott and Johnna Seeton were among those who watched the state Senate finally vote late Wednesday to ban pigeon shoots and the "sport" of shooting tethered animals. I think it's fair to say that no one was happier than they were. "I've been...
  • With emphasis on convenience, reconfigured Maryland black bear hunt will have no quota in 2014

    With emphasis on convenience, reconfigured Maryland black bear hunt will have no quota in 2014
    A year after the annual Maryland black bear hunt was extended to a sixth day and the quota for the number of bears taken was not reached — both firsts since the hunt was brought back in 2004, after a 51-year absence — the schedule and some...
  • Get your costume, and you mountain bike on for Oct. 26

    Halloween is coming, the bike tires are getting fat. Fall is a beautiful time to go mountain biking with the verdant colors of summer changing to brilliant hues of scarlet, orange and yellow. You can get out and enjoy those colors at Trexler Nature...
  • Avon's Philip Pockoski, Sport Shop Owner, Dies At 85

    AVON — Philip Pockoski, an avid sportsman and the founder of the Sportsmen's Den in Bristol and The Gunnery in Canton, died September 21. He was 85. Pockoski was born in Killingly in 1928 and was raised in Willimantic. At age 17, he joined the U.S....
  • Friday: Should hunters be allowed to use silencers?

    Friday: Should hunters be allowed to use silencers?
          I can understand hunters wanting to use silencers when they go after deer, turkey and other animals in Florida. I really can. I mean, poor hunters need more of an advantage, don’t they? Right now, all they have are high-powered rifles,...
  • Moose hunting success for Klegarth in Canada

    Michael Klegarth of Emmaus isn't exactly a bull fighter, but he is a bull hunter, a successful one at that. No, not the kind of bulls that cowboys were riding last weekend at the PPL Center for the Professional Bull Rider's shows, but a bull moose...