| May 10, 2012
| 4:26 PM
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is looking for people interested in a career as a waterways conservation officer. Applications for trainee positions must be sent to the state Civil Service Commission and postmarked by June 23. A written test...
| May 24, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Memorial Day is Fish For Free Day in Pennsylvania. On Monday, both residents and non-residents of Pennsylvania can take advantage of fishing on Pennsylvania's waterways without needing a license to catch or harvest fish.
If you've got relatives coming in...
| May 26, 2012
| 9:56 PM
Memorial Day weekend marks the opening day for many local parks, camps and other outdoor recreational facilities.
With 30.7 million people will drive more than 50 miles for Memorial Day trips, according to auto club AAA, many of those local destination...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:18 PM
Heavy snowstorms, including two December nor’easters, are predicted to blow through the mid-Atlantic region this winter, according to J. Gruber’s 2013 Hagers-Town Town and Country Almanack.
The almanac, which covers September 2012 to December...
| May 31, 2012
| 5:08 PM
EAGLE LAKE, ONTARIO — I didn't gain much fishing knowledge from my father, Roy McNeil, who used to wake up his chubby son before sunrise to drown minnows and insects.
My dad never owned a boat and he didn't have the resources to travel far in...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:53 PM
Bass season kicks off in Pennsylvania on Saturday, and that means that summertime fishing will be in full swing as anglers can keep the bass they've been catching on the local waterways.
Make sure you're up on the latest bass regulations, including the...
| 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...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 10:38 PM
In Southwestern Alaska, a new video shows the tensions between law enforcement officers and subsistence fisherman over a ban on king salmon fishing
A Facebook video showed a law enforcement officer confiscating king salmon on the Kuskokwim River in...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 4:50 PM
A new weather record was set in Hagerstown on Friday.
The temperature reached 100.7 degrees at 3:57 p.m., the hottest day in June ever recorded in Hagerstown, according to i4weather.net, a website operated by local weather observer Greg Keefer.
| Jan 19, 2012
| 6:30 PM
By mid-January, most cold-weather lovers are basking in the delights of frosty breath, frozen cheeks and runny noses and are all bundled up to take part in their favorite winter activities.
Area ski resorts have witnessed an increase in patronage since...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:05 AM
It's often said the most lousy weather means the best fishing. There's some truth to that. While the reasons aren't totally understood, as any angler and they'll tell you the right weather conditions can greatly increase you chances of catching more fish,...