Willow Slough fish and wildlife area

DNR Happenings – Do You Have All The Facts?

What comes to mind when you think about the Indiana Department of Natural Resources and its duties? (Let’s be civil, now.) For some, the DNR...

Marsh: Vote “Yes” on Question 1

Editors Note: The opinions below are that of the writer.  See our official statement on the subject for more: Indiana Public Question 1- Symptom,...

Duck Stamp Price Increase Is Good News

Given the polarization in Washington, DC these days, it's easy to lose hope our elected leaders can ever come to grips with an issue,...
social media

Social Media Misfires

Well, you’ve gone and done it: killed a trophy buck, or turkey, or aardvark or whatever you were hunting. What’s the first thing you...
donald trump

The Outdoors Under Donald Trump

Farmers care about farming issues. Coal miners care about mining issues. Doctors and nurses care about health care issues and since the election we’ve...

Right to Hunt and Fish Passes

When I first picked up a fishing pole or went pheasant hunting, no one had ever heard of an organization formed to promote anti-hunting...
TIP

The Looting Of Indiana’s Hunting Heritage

When we watch the looting and destruction during recent rioting, we wonder why anyone would want to destroy their neighborhood and the future of...

Spring season helps reflect on what’s important

Spring has finally sprung. For a while I wondered when the weather would improve and give us physical proof of our much awaited season....
LWCF

LWCF on the Chopping Block

The fate of one of the nation's oldest, most effective conservation programs is now being deliberated in the U.S. House of Representatives. Called the...
Indiana Public Question 1

Butler: Vote Yes on Indiana Public Question 1

On November 8th, Hoosiers won’t just be electing new political leaders, voters will also be deciding if the Indiana Constitution shall be amended to...

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...

Recent