President’s Budget Invests in Conservation; Sportsmen Urge Congress to Follow Suit 2-2-2015

News for Immediate Release Feb. 2, 2015 Contact: Katie McKalip, 406-240-9262, kmckalip@trcp.org President’s Budget Invests in Conservation; Sportsmen Urge Congress to Follow Suit Key sportsmen’s priorities receive increased or level funding in FY 2016 budget; TRCP and partners commend investment in ‘business plan for outdoor recreation’ WASHINGTON – In a $3.99 trillion budget released this morning by the White House, sportsmen’s priorities are singled out for robust funding, drawing praise from the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership and many of its partners.Overall, the president’s budget for fiscal year 2016 commits strong funding levels to core sportsmen’s programs like the Land and … Continue reading President’s Budget Invests in Conservation; Sportsmen Urge Congress to Follow Suit 2-2-2015

Catching Panfish in Warm Weather by Gary A. Engberg 8-4-2014

                       This time of the summer when the thermometer and water temperatures are 80 degrees or more and many lakes are covered with weeds and algae. Where does an angler go to catch some fish? Here is a good way to beat the summer slow-down and catch some tasty panfish in southern Wisconsin and most Midwestern lakes.         Early in the fishing season it’s relatively easy to catch fish and particularly panfish in shallow water (less than 10 feet). After ice-out, panfish and other fish are attracted to the warmth of the shallows after a cold winter and a period of … Continue reading Catching Panfish in Warm Weather by Gary A. Engberg 8-4-2014

Sleep-Walking, Fish-Talking Pro by Tony Capecchi 8-4-2013

  Jon Thelen is a freak of nature. Now, Thelen’s a friend of mine and an awfully nice guy, but it’s true. And here’s why: When Thelen talks in his sleep, he mumbles out fishing quotes that are perfectly suited for print. As a writer, that was the first reason I liked Thelen. If I was hot on a deadline I knew I could call him at 3 in the morning and even if he was half-asleep he’d effortlessly spit out a well-articulated quote that not only gave me my sound bite but actually illuminated the fishing tactic better than … Continue reading Sleep-Walking, Fish-Talking Pro by Tony Capecchi 8-4-2013

Outdoor Horizons Radio Back on New Station WOZN the Zone 1-5-2013

Outdoor Horizons Radio with co-hosts Tony Puccio and Gary Engberg is back on the air after the parent company, Midwest Family Broadcasting, completed their network format change. Tony and I missed giving you the best in the outdoors every week as we have done for 14 years. Our new station call letters are WOZN (the Zone). WTDY no longer exists and we are overjoyed to be the only program left from the old station. We are still on the air at the same time on Saturdays at 8:05 am on WOZN 1670 AM and 106.7 FM. Outdoor Horizons Radio will … Continue reading Outdoor Horizons Radio Back on New Station WOZN the Zone 1-5-2013

Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to All of You!! 12-25-2011

     Another year has flown by and soon it will be 2012. There are going to be some changes on the website homepage and a few more subtle changes, but still good information, interviews, happenings, and about anything that takes place in the outdoors. I have Facebook pages at Gary A. Engberg (gengberg@chorus.net), gengberg@garyengbergoutdoors.com, and our radio show also has a page at Outdoor Horizons Radio WTDY 1670 AM. Be sure to check them out and feel free to leave your comments.  You may also go to FLICKER.com and Gary Engberg Outdoors for many photos of about anything pertaining to the outdoors.    … Continue reading Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to All of You!! 12-25-2011

Friends; Visit Our Facebook Page For Outdoor Horizons Radio WTDY 1670 AM 12-18-2011

 Pro angler and guide Tony Puccio and I now have a Facebook page for our radio show, Outdoor Horizons. Outdoor Horizons is now in its 13th year of bring the best in fishing, hunting, and the outdoors to you our great listeners. We have regular interviews with the best people in their field both national and local personalities. Tony and I have been guides and professional anglers for decades fishing locally and all over the country. We give you local and regional fishing reports and outdoor news for the area and state. We have regular prizes and give-a-ways like 2 nights at Bay Mills Resort … Continue reading Friends; Visit Our Facebook Page For Outdoor Horizons Radio WTDY 1670 AM 12-18-2011

I’ll Be at the Madison Fishing Expo All Weekend 2-25-2011

  This weekend from Friday, February 25 thru Sunday, February 27 is the Madison Fishing Expo at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wisconsin. This fishing show is one of the biggest and best in Wisconsin and maybe the Midwest. The three day show will draw over 20,000 people with boats, motors, resorts, equipment and gear, guides, charters, children events, seminars, and about anything relating to fishing and the outdoors. The Madison Fishing Expo is a non-profit event and the money made is given to worthy causes in the Madison area and Wisconsin. Be sure to attend this great show!      Seminar … Continue reading I’ll Be at the Madison Fishing Expo All Weekend 2-25-2011

Brownells Releases Catalog Number 62

Brownells Releases Catalog Number 62The newest wishbook of gun goodies and gunsmithing supplies, Brownells Catalog #62, is now available and it’s bigger than ever. This three pound plus monster has grown to 592 pages, containing over 30,000 total products, with more than 1,200 that are new since 2008! Company CEO Frank Brownell said, “The gang in the Catalog Department took last year’s big change and refined it to improve things even more. The color-coded page edges and clearly divided sections make it really easy to find just what you’re looking for. We’re darned serious about promoting U.S.-made products and U.S. … Continue reading Brownells Releases Catalog Number 62

Bald Eagle Days Celebration in Sauk City this Weekend!

Come to Sauk City for Bald Eagle Days. Check the Ferry Bluff Eagle Council website for a listing of events and activities this weekend. Enjoy the video below and make sure to watch for the eagle flying behind me as I’m taping! It’s thrilling to see these amazing birds in person, so make sure to come to Sauk City this weekend. I’ll be at the Ferry Bluff Eagle Council Overlook, Water St., downtown Prairie du Sac on Sunday from 12:00 – 2:00 pm so come and say hello. Continue reading Bald Eagle Days Celebration in Sauk City this Weekend!