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Friday September 13, 2019

DNR seeks sportsmen’s input on trout management plan

Public hearings across West Virginia will help determine anglers want to see from the stat's management of trout and trout water

Tuesday September 10, 2019

Two weekends, two world shooting records

J.C. Jarrell of Buckhannon set two world shooting records in back to back weekend competitions last month

Wednesday September 4, 2019

Testing this week for Natural Resources Police candidates

Agency hoping to fill nine openings in the next class of officers candidates.

Tuesday September 3, 2019

Walmart announces end to certain ammunition sales

The news from the Bentonville, Arkansas company comes after multiple mass shootings in August, including one incident at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas.

Saturday August 31, 2019

Dove season opens Labor Day in West Virginia

If hunters can find a mowed field of grain or seed, chances are strong for big dove numbers.

Friday August 30, 2019

First of the early bear seasons in W.Va. opens this weekend

Hunting begins this weekend for bear in Mingo, Logan, Wyoming, and McDowell Counties.

Saturday August 24, 2019

Algae toxins are a concern for hunting dogs

Late summer and early fall can create algae blooms on ponds or lakes and dog owners who frequent the water need to be able to read the signs of infection and get help quickly.

Thursday August 22, 2019

Outbreak of EHD in parts of West Virginia

A number of deer discovered dead in Summers, Greenbrier, and Monroe Counties

NR Police Officers Assn. announces State Fair contest winners

NRPO Association offered a friendly test at the recent State Fair of West Virginia to see who could most accurately judge the size of fish and game.

Saturday August 17, 2019

Boating access among vast improvements at Tygart Lake State Park

West Virginia State Parks have completed a $1.5 Million upgrade to the boat launch and parking facilities at Tygart Lake State Park and more improvements are happening all over the park grounds.

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