Indiana Deer Rifle Controversy

The Indiana Deer Rifle Controversy

As a Hoosier deer hunter, depending on your particular viewpoint and degree of self-interest, the sky is either falling or blue as the sapphire...
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...
deer hunt

Why Do We Deer Hunt?

This year’s archery deer hunt is in full swing and in a few short weeks the flag will drop on the rest of the...

More Like the Imitation Zone…

I know ATA has been over for weeks and I, the Gear Editor, haven't written anything. That's my fault. I apologize. But only kind...

Left Coast Losers

Since this column is written for local readers, I don’t often report on topics mostly affecting outdoor oriented people in other parts of the...
alaska's wildlife

Stealing Alaska’s Wildlife

Who owns the wildlife in this country? In many European countries, the owner of the land owns the animals living on the land. That’s...
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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...
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...

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,...

2016 Year End Review

Brushing aside the small group of social media drama queens who are proclaiming “2016 is the worse EVER!” our rapidly-fading year was like every...

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‘The Perfect Drift’: Sub-Zero Bass by Kayak

By Jim Edlund All photos courtesy of Old Town Canoes & Kayaks/Jason Arnold The vast majority of northern bass anglers hang up their open-water gear...