AS WE DINED on the breast of ruffed grouse last week, a meal fit for kings and queens, the scribbler got a chance to hit play on a mental videotape of a grand outing in the hunting season just pass
In the Outdoors
IF THERE is anything I’ve learned in nearly four decades of “surviving” winter in the North Woods, it’s that staying active can make this a season you no longer dread.
DEER hunters are still shaking their heads while trying to figure out how such a dismal deer herd and poor opening weekend hunt conditions resulted in a 30% increase in the buck kill here.
BALD eagles occupied just 108 nesting territories in 1973, but more than 40 years of law changes, protection and habitat improvement has resulted in a 14-fold increase — to a record 1,504 active ne
IN THE heart of the Christmas season, it is time once again to formulate a “wish list” in regard to some of the nagging issues that impact those of us who live to spend time in the great outdoors.