Did You Know: Hunting Dogs Dominate State Breeds
Only a handful of states across the nation have named official canine representatives, but there seems to be a common thread among those that do: they have a habit of choosing breeds that have ties to hunting.
Archery Elk Could Be New Pennsylvania Record
Pennsylvania hunting history was made when the state’s inaugural archery elk season opened on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019. Jim Lickfeld of Williamsville, N.Y., killed Pennsylvania's first archery-season bull elk, and it could become the No. 1 state record.
NRA Fights Litany of State-and-Local-Level Ivory-Ban Proposals
NRA roundup cites multiple states, Washington, D.C., and the HSUS.
Virginia Hunter Takes 674-Pound, 9-Foot Black Bear
25-year-old DJ Lacks has landed a potential state record with this giant 674-pound black bear from Lunenburg County, Va.
Poached Deer is Potential Florida State Record
A 23-point buck that could be a new Florida state record was poached last October. The buck was initially measured by a Boone and Crockett Club official and grossed a green-score of 207 inches, putting it in the class of the current state record.
New York: State Legislature Fails to Advance Legally Harvested Wildlife Import Ban
The New York State Legislature adjourned over the weekend without passing Senate Bill (SB) 2814, titled the “Big Five African Trophies Act."
Potential New State-Record Elk Killed in Nebraska
14-year-old Hannah Helmer may be joining the record books. Last month, Helmer killed an elk that could soon be named the all-time Nebraska state record.
Bookshelf: The Deep State Revolution
Sid McDaniel finds himself smack dab in the middle of a growing political scandal, with political opponents of a sitting president scrambling to cover his tracks and find a suitable patsy. Many of the themes will be hauntingly familiar to those who follow current-day politics.
Oregon: Poachers Busted for Killing Bighorn Sheep
According to The Oregonian, two men were arrested last week after a driver on nearby Interstate 84 in Columbia River Gorge spotted a figure apparently bending over the body of a dead big game animal. The duo was later charged with poaching two trophy bighorn sheep.
Michigan to Allow Coyote Hunting Year-Round
In April, the Michigan Natural Resources Commission approved measures to expand coyote hunting in the state as well as extensions on the taking of other furbearers.