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Mountaineer Heritage season offers a chance to go back in time

Four-day season for deer, bear, and turkey features hunting like the original mountain men survived on the West Virginia landscape.

News
Natural Resources Police introduce new K-9 unit; Justice announces pay raises
Six dogs will be part of the new unit positioned across the state for search and rescue, article detection, and educational outreach for the agency.
December 20, 2022 - 4:05 pm
Outdoors
Morgantown hunter killed the buck everybody was talking about
Travis Masoner's buck from the Roanoke area on the opening day of rifle season broke a lot of hunters' hearts. Everybody who had spent any time in the fall around the area had seen the bucks signature wide rack.
December 17, 2022 - 6:00 am
News
Boat ramp renovation complete at St. Albans
Ceremony set for 2 p.m. Monday.
December 16, 2022 - 12:04 pm
Outdoors
Major donation boosts Mountaineer rifle program
Hayhurst family donates $1 Million, earmarked specifically for WVU Rifle Team
December 16, 2022 - 8:48 am
News
Buck season harvest up 18 percent for 2022
West Virginia hunters killed just shy of 50,000 bucks during the firearms hunting season.
December 15, 2022 - 9:27 am
Outdoors
A father-son hunting season for the ages
Despite difficult circumstances, Nicholas County resident John Eary and his son Lake will never forget the hunting season of 2022
December 10, 2022 - 12:04 pm
Outdoors
DNR reports a big rebound in fall turkey harvest
The number of fall turkeys killed by hunters in 2022 jumped 42 percent over 2021
December 8, 2022 - 12:58 pm
Outdoors
Tucker County hunter makes history with a doe killed in October
Steven Shaffer of Montrose, W.Va. killed a doe in the opening minutes of the first of the 2022 split antlerless season, but in doing so he also became the first in West Virginia to ever kill a deer with an air rifle.
December 5, 2022 - 9:22 am
Outdoors
Gilbert, W.Va. hunter is November winner in the Hoodoo Sports Trophy Photo Contest
Jessie Hatfield of Gilbert, W.Va. wins a Hoodoo tumbler set after his picture was randomly drawn from all entries.
December 1, 2022 - 3:52 pm
Outdoors
Charges dropped in McDowell County poaching investigation
David Craft, formerly of Statesville, N.C. fought allegations he illegally killed a deer in McDowell County until the case was finally dismissed earlier this year
November 29, 2022 - 2:51 pm
Outdoors
Logan County hunter kills an oldie
It's rare for any buck in West Virginia to outlive his physical potential, but the buck killed by Bucky Sargent of Logan in November 2022 led quite a life to the very end.
November 26, 2022 - 4:18 pm
Outdoors
Singer Donnie Davisson finally bags the Big 8
Half of the country music duo The Davisson Brothers shares the story of hunting a big buck on his family farm in Harrison County
November 21, 2022 - 2:19 pm
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