Freedom Hunt offers special opportunity for special kids

The start of our hunting seasons is a celebrated event, something felt deep inside. Although we try to explain it, proper words defy us....

Kokomo Teacher Spearheads Ramp Improvements

Over the past several years the Kokomo Reservoir has seen an increase in use. I think it’s because people are realizing the therapeutic benefits...

Volunteers pass on tradition of fishing: 34th Annual Jim “Moose” Carden Kids Fishing Clinic

“I should have worn long pants,” was said more than once in the chilly pre-dawn darkness. It was just last weekend when people began...

Kokomo: Time for 34th annual Kids Fishing Clinic Registration

Kokomo is home to one of the most unique youth programs you’ll find anywhere in the United States. It’s hard to believe over three...

Kokomo area keeps busy with benefit events

It’s no secret our area is known for the benevolence of its residents and last weekend was a prime showing. For those who like...
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Turn In A Poacher: Broken Hands and Big Rewards

What does Dale Earnhardt, myself and the Law Enforcement Division of the Indiana DNR have in common? None of us like a poacher and...
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Behind The Badge: The Case Of The Greedy Duck Hunters

In general waterfowl hunters are ethical hunters and protectors of the resource.  Organizations like Ducks Unlimited work tirelessly to procure and improve new habitat...

Poached Salmon?

Not too long ago, I watched three friends fishing together as they casted for coho salmon along Indiana’s Lake Michigan shoreline. They were in...
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Behind The Badge: Southern Indiana Teen Poachers

One of the biggest wildlife crimes is poaching.  Most poaching is not done by someone trying to feed a hungry family.  Many poachers are...
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Saving A Bald Eagle

Everyone loves a success story. Last September a mature bald eagle was found injured along Highway 26, in far eastern Howard County. After learning...

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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