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It’s time for Mushroom Madness

Among other things, the months of April and May in Indiana are noted for a singular pastime that is pursued with almost religious fervor:...

Luke Cord: Ancient Rock, Modern Art

I met Luke Cord backstage at a Jamey Johnson concert when he asked me to take his picture with Mr. Johnson. We had both managed...

Three questions with Rupert from “Survivor”

While taking in Timber Tina’s Timberjill Show at the Ford Indianapolis Boat, Sport & Travel Show, we had the pleasure of running in to...

What’s Hot: Deer Fishing

Indiana Hunters are voicing their support to legalize one of the hottest new outdoor sports: deer “hunting” with big-game fishing equipment. Formally known as “Deer...

A Family Tradition: The Boat, Sport and Travel Show

The late winter months are gray and dreary in central Indiana, making it difficult to get excited about anything in the out-of-doors. Fortunately, since...

Beware of E15- Coming To A Pump Near You

Ethanol/gasoline blends have been available since the 1970s. Back then, it was an oil company attempt at outside the box marketing, like putting cherry juice...

Ice Survival: Stay Alive When Everything Goes Wrong

Each year on average, several people in Indiana fall through thin ice and drown after becoming unconscious in the frigid water. Most recently, two...

Let It Flow: It’s Maple Syrup Time In Indiana

February and early March is a sweet time in the forests of Indiana because sugar is running through the veins of maple trees and...

WildIndiana Guide to Central Indiana Sledding Hills

Sledding, whether using a plastic sled, a wood toboggan, the iconic Flexible Flyer, a disc, a sturdy inner tube or a stout piece of...

On The Hill: Sledding Safety

Children younger than 12 should wear helmets, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons recommends. Bicycle helmets are a good option Skidding, sliding and skipping down...

Podcast Episode #6- New ATV Helmet Law (and a shark in...

Capt. Bill Browne of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources discusses the new ATV helmet law that takes effective July 1, 2017.  The purpose...

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