| Feb 11, 2015
| 7:21 PM
Hunting bears is not the answer to "a spate of confrontations" between bears and residents.
The answer is simple: Stop attracting them by purposely feeding them, stop leaving dog and cat food outside and make sure garbage cans are properly secured....
| Mar 5, 2015
| 4:49 PM
Turkey season opens Saturday in South Florida, and if you have access to hunt on private land, or plan your public land hunts properly, you can attempt something new this spring:
You can kill two gobblers in one day. On private land, you can even kill...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:42 PM
'No' to hunters in preserves
Hunters in the Lake County Forest Preserves? I hope not. It would be more than $60,000 after all the lawsuits that would be filed. The forest preserves has my "No" vote for any referendum from now on. Buy food rather than...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 11:12 AM
The Supreme Court justices, hearing arguments in a Los Angeles case, sounded prepared Tuesday to revive a city ordinance that gives the police the authority to regularly check motels' guest registries without search warrants.
City officials say these...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 2:11 PM
HARTFORD — The stark choices lawmakers are facing as they prepare to deal with budget deficits were made brutally clear Monday in discussions about Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed reductions in programs for state parks, fish hatcheries and pheasant...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 4:12 PM
A deer hunter in a tree stand fatally shot a black bear that began climbing up the tree toward him after it got within a few feet of him, state wildlife officials said.
The Sayreville man was armed with a 12-gauge shotgun on Saturday morning when he...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 1:55 PM
HARTFORD – Although Gov. Dannel Malloy is getting praise for big-ticket environmental items in his new budget, like $378 million for clean water funding, some of his spending cuts are infuriating hunters, anglers and state park advocates.
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:25 PM
Your turn to ask questions and throw barbs.
Scott, just saw your full picture. I had no idea you were so tall. You look much shorter in your Taking Names profile pic. Greg
Well, that photo is just a head shot. So it shorts me by about a full body....
| Feb 11, 2015
It looks like Floridians will soon be able to hunt down Yogi. And Paddington. And Fozzie.
Assuming the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission follows through, one-week bear hunts will resume this fall.
This has prompted delight in some corners and...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 11:55 AM
The 18th annual Northeast Fishing & Hunting Show runs Friday through Sunday at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd., Hartford.
The show features hundreds of booths showcasing the latest products, more than 50 hours of seminars by...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 9:08 AM
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana's four current high-fenced deer-hunting preserves would be the only ones allowed in the state under a bill endorsed by a legislative committee.
The House Natural Resources Committee voted 8-4 Monday to legalize the preserves...