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Louisiana Enforcement Academy to Enroll 23 Cadets    5-24-2016

Louisiana Enforcement Academy to Enroll 23 Cadets 5-24-2016

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ (LDWF) Law Enforcement Division will begin training up to 23 cadets in September of 2016 to bolster the ranks of agents in the field. The cadets will train at the department’s training facility housed within the Waddill Outdoor Education Center in Baton Rouge. Successful completion of six months […]

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E.P.A. Broke Law With Social Media Push for Water Rule, Auditor Finds 12-14-2015

;WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency engaged in “covert propaganda” and violated federal law when it blitzed social media to urge the public to back an Obama administration rule intended to better protect the nation’s streams and surface waters, congressional auditors have concluded. From Our Advertisers The ruling by the Government Accountability Office, which opened […]

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For Immediate Release | Union Sportsmen’s Alliance and West Virginia American Water Complete New Accessible Fishing Pier at Coonskin Park 11-15-2015

  USA Contact:        Jess LevensComm/Marketing Manager615-831-6795jessl@unionsportsmen.org WVAW Contact:Laura JordanExternal Affairs Manager304-932-7158laura.jordan@amwater.com Union Sportsmen’s Alliance and West Virginia American Water Complete New Accessible Fishing Pier at Coonskin Park CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Dec. 2, 2015) – A new fishing pier at Coonskin Park designed to accommodate individuals For Immediate Release | Union Sportsmen’s Alliance and West Virginia American Water […]

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B.A.S.S. Announces Sites Of BASSfest And Toyota Bassmaster Angler Of The Year Championship 11-2-2015

Bassmastermedia.com View this email in your browser   Bassmaster Elite Series pro Edwin Evers of Talala, Okla., earned a record two Elite Series wins during the 2015 season — his first at the Zippo Bassmaster BASSfest presented by A.R.E. Truck Caps on Kentucky Lake. In 2016, Evers will defend his BASSfest title on a fishery close […]

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Posted in Bass, Boats, Conservation, Electronics, Equipment, Fishing, Fishing Reports, Fishing Tournaments, Gear, Habitat, Largemouth Bass, Other State's Legislation, Outboard Motors, Outdoor and DNR Legislation, Photos, Smallmouth Bass, Tactic, Tips and Techniques, Websites, WI DNR, Wisconsin State Journal0 Comments

Browning Expands AB3 Rifle Line to Include Short Action Calibers in 2015   7-29-2015

Browning Expands AB3 Rifle Line to Include Short Action Calibers in 2015 7-29-2015

  Browning Expands AB3 Rifle Line to Include Short Action Calibers in 2015 July 2015  Click here for press release and images   Browning is expanding the AB3 bolt-action rifle line to now include short action calibers for 2015. The AB3 is a super value rifle with incredible performance and features.  New short action calibers […]

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Northwoods Wisconsin Fishing/Outdoor Report/Calendar of Events. July 20, 2015 7-5-2015

As of  July 20, 2015.   Outdoor, Fishing, and Hunting Reports (and weekly calendars) for:   * Eagle River, Wisconsin;   * Central Wisconsin Lakes AND the Wisconsin River in Wisconsin’s Marathon and Lincoln Counties (near Mosinee and Wausau).   *As of July 20, 2015: THIS WEEK’S HEADLINE:   *  Smallmouth and largemouth bass, along […]

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Posted in Bass, Bears, Bluegills, Canoeing, Catfish, Conservation, Crappies, Equipment, Fish, Fishing, Fishing Reports, Fly Fishing, Gear, Habitat, Largemouth Bass, Muskies, Northern Pike, Panfish, Perch, Photos, River Fishing, Smallmouth Bass, Tactic, Tips and Techniques, Walleye, Websites, WI DNR, Wildlife, Wisconsin State Journal, Youth Programs0 Comments

Nearly 5-foot Muskie Caught in Northland May Have Been State Record   9-30-2014

Nearly 5-foot Muskie Caught in Northland May Have Been State Record 9-30-2014

David Ramm of Blue Grass, Iowa, struggles to hold the muskie he caught while fishing with his dad, Gary Ramm of Davenport, Iowa, on Sept. 11 on Crane Lake. The Ramms measured the muskie at 58½ inches. It had a 28-inch girth. It was released. (Gary Ramm photo)  When David Ramm hooked the big muskie […]

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Honor First-time Deer Hunting Success with Free “First Deer Certificate” 9-15-2013

Hunters often remember the experience of their first deer harvest for a lifetime. Starting this year, we want to help commemorate this moment by offering a “First Deer Certificate.” Starting with the 2013 archery season and continuing through the gun hunt, first-time successful deer hunters can submit their information and a picture of their deer […]

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Local Column River Currents A Hot Bite for Perch on Madison’s Lake Mendota by Gary A. Engberg 8-5-2013

                                      Madison’s Lake Mendota has always been a good lake for yellow perch. If one goes back to the 1960’s and 1970’s, Lake Mendota was considered one of the premier perch lakes in the Midwest. It wasn’t like North Dakota’s Devils Lake, but it was very good fishing for good size perch and anglers […]

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Posted in Conservation, Equipment, Fishing, Fishing Reports, Gear, Other states Programs, Panfish, Perch, Photos, Tactic, Tips and Techniques, Websites, WI DNR, Wisconsin State Journal0 Comments

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 […]

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