Tyler White, a sophomore at Oak Hill High School, shows off his first day catch in the FLW World Championship

Oak Hill teen claims world fishing title

Tyler White finds schooling bass in Arkansas to pave the way for his victory in the Bass Federation Jr. World Championship.  Full Story »

New guide suggests more wildlife friendly reclamation choices


DNR has published a guide offering ways to reclaim oil and gas sites with emphasis on wildlife habitat. Full Story »

DNR and WVU team up for comprehensive bobcat study


Division of Natural Resources wants to make sure to protect population numbers as fur prices rise. Full Story »

Marion County artist inspired by outdoor pursuits


Artist Ben Kolb to show and sell his work at this weekend's show in Morgantown Full Story »

Petition seeks to put Sunday hunting on Kanawha County ballot


Push is on to get 7,000 certified signatures in state's largest county. Full Story »

West Virginia prepares for inaugural crossbow hunting season


New hunting method gives birth to the West Virginia Crossbow Hunters' Association Full Story »

Deadline for lottery permits draws near


Five different permits will require a lottery drawn for W.Va. hunters in 2015. Full Story »

Lakes slowly recover from three rounds of storms


Recreational facilities take the brunt of high water on Corps of Engineer Lakes in West Virginia Full Story »

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Trout Stocking Report

August 15, 2015

Banning trophy hunting would be a huge misstep

Blind rage and misinformation could be disastrous for African wildlife

July 24, 2015

Fawn causes a stir on my street

Everybody's concern for young deer's well being may be what ultimately brings about its demise.

July 15, 2015

Sunshine returning, but high water still risky

If you're weekend plans include fishing or any outing near the water, be aware of the dangers.

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