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Face it- We Need to be Outdoors

Over the past several years there has been a resurgence to become involved in some form of outdoor activity. People are realizing it’s healthy,...
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It’s Rupert!

We catch up with Survivor star Rupert at the Mount Comfort RV booth at the 2016 Ford Indianapolis Boat, Sport and Travel Show. Rupert...
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Only so many winters

If there’s one thing I’ve learned, it’s easy to complain. Many times last week I overheard people whine how they hate the winter months....
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The best resolutions

Sooner or later we all do it. Every January a book of resolutions is offered up by people of all ages. Unfortunately the binding...
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My First Shotgun

Some Memories Last Forever... “Can I talk to you for a minute?” asked my friend Maris Parker several weeks back when I passed her in...
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More to hunting and fishing licenses than hunting and fishing

The Thanksgiving holiday is now in the rear view mirror with Christmas in the windshield. It seems as if it’s one of the few...
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A Christmas (Dog) Story

Years ago I was the chagrined owner of Jake the Wonderdog. He was a non-descript yellow male Labrador Retriever who immeasurably gladdened my days...
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Third try a charm for Roger Ford

Even though some may not consider our general area the breadbasket of hunting and fishing opportunities, like other parts of the United States, trophies...
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Go To Sleep: Catching Shuteye in the Outdoors

Have you ever stopped to think about all the places you have slept? Both readers probably already have sly grins on their faces but...
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“I’m not a Huntress”- Taylor Desch is just a hunter

You can call 24 year-old Taylor Desch a lot of things, but don’t call her a female hunter. She’s not a huntress either. “I...

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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...