Olivia Keeler and her grandmother Bonnie Currence with Olivia's first deer.

An emotional first deer story for Tucker County girl

A voice from the past guides a young girl's aim as she takes her first deer in Randolph County.  Full Story »

Grant from Wal-Mart foundation will help buy elk lands in W.Va.

6 days ago by

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, backed by Wal-Mart, will donate funds to help secure massive property in three southern W.Va. counties for public hunting and elk restoration. Full Story »

Hunters need to secure new DNR I-D number

1 week ago by

New system requires hunter I-D number for anybody wanting to kill a deer, evening those not required to have a license Full Story »

Brothers rescue red tailed hawk

2 weeks ago by

During a recent squirrel hunt two Wood County brothers and their dad make an unusual find thrashing in a nearby tree Full Story & Video »

Jeremy Allen first winner in Ram Trophy Room drawing

3 weeks ago by

Send us pictures of your trophy game and fish and be entered for the next drawing. Full Story »

Record bear harvest in neighboring Maryland

3 weeks ago by

Fertile ground for bear hunters next door Full Story »

Organization aims to thank vets with hunting/fishing trips

3 weeks ago by

Group forms with mission of taking veterans hunting and fishing as a mission of gratitude Full Story »

DNR seeks bobcats to aid in research

4 weeks ago by

West Virginia DNR seeking usable bobcats carcasses for help in ongoing research project. Full Story »

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Sgt. Bob Johnson Beckley 304-256-6945
Sgt. Ed Goodson Nitro 304-759-0703
Sgt. Chris McKnight Parkersburg 304-420-4550

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November 18, 2015

West Virginia’s new electronic game check seems to be a winner

Free advice to avoid my mistake which almost made an outlaw out of my kid.

October 27, 2015

First deer — a moment frozen in time

Time alone in the woods allows for far more than just learning how to hunt between parents and children.

October 12, 2015

West Virginians under utilize the Hatfield-McCoy Trail

A lot of West Virginia ATV riders don't know what they're missing.

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