Two big largemouth after a morning of fishing with shiners along a grass line at Lake Toho in Florida

Fishing with shiners can yield big results

Using a bobber and live bait wasn't at all what I thought it would be on the waters of one of America's best bass fisheries.  Full Story »

Spring gobbler season opens earlier than usual for 2016

2 weeks ago by

Hunters asked for it, now the season date is earlier which likely will mean hunters hear more gobblers, but whether they'll be able to call more in remains to be seen. Full Story »

Learning the difficult dialect of the wild turkey

3 weeks ago by

Seasoned veteran hunter says success can experienced by learning to call, but when you learn what the turkey means in response it takes it to another level. Full Story »

Becoming an outdoors WOMAN

3 weeks ago by

Upcoming weekend aims to allow women to learn about hunting, fishing, and other outdoor pursuits without pressure or intimidation. Full Story »

Spruce Knob Lake, one unique fishery

3 weeks ago by

A West Virginia treasure features topography and unique conditions unlike any other water in the state. Full Story »

Thrasher qualifies for U.S. Olympic team

4 weeks ago by

WVU Freshman shooter Ginny Thrasher literally shoots her way into the Olympics in Rio. Full Story »

New laws increase protection for W.Va. fish

1 month ago by

New laws aimed at protecting fish from poaching in W.Va. waters come out of legislative session. Full Story »

Archery in Schools tournament this weekend

1 month ago by

More than 500 student archers have qualified for this year's state tournament. Interest in the program is at an all time high. Full Story »

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Sgt. Robert Clark Romney 304-822-3551
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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Trout Stocking Report

April 20, 2016

Tourism won’t replace King Coal, but it doesn’t hurt

Trout rodeo highlights list of "things to do" list in southern W.Va.

March 25, 2016

The man I knew as Cadillac

Grieving the loss of a good buddy, but respecting how he'd want me to do it.

February 26, 2016

QDMA responds to Wilson’s remarks

Clearing the air amid a firestorm of controversy and criticism

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