Fishing is full of tough decisions

What I want to know is when did fishing get to be so hard? Seems like only yesterday, when we were kids, the hardest thing about fishing was figuring ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


February is for the birds

To be more accurate, it is for feeding the birds. February is National Bird Feeding Month. Although the shortest month of the year, it is often the ha...

February 14th, 2017 updated: February 14th, 2017. |  


Waiting for spring

The recent spring time weather has kicked the cabin fever into high gear. So far this winter the weather has been mild in comparison to years past and...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Connecting with God brings spiritual peace

I realize there are many people that are genuinely concerned for our nation. We knew all along that whoever won the election, there would be a large a...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Manchin talks about Miners Protection Act

Since the continuing resolution passed in December with only a four-month “fix” for miners healthcare, I have been working to find solutio...

January 24th, 2017 updated: January 26th, 2017. |  


Something fishy about this time of year

There is something fishy about this time of year. Real fishy. Like 1.5 million fish fishy.That is how many trout the WVDNR plans to stock in the water...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Rock Creek holds promise for region

By Dr. Robert E. GunterLocated in the heart of Southern West Virginia, Rock Creek Development Park holds vast promise for our region.For months, I hav...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Hunters harvest over 112,000 whitetails

By Roger WolfeThe WVDNR has released its preliminary harvest numbers for the 2016 deer seasons. While they are far from a record harvest, the numbers ...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Elk are on the way

Last month a team from the WVDNR traveled to the western edge of the Bluegrass State to capture and prepare the first of West Virginia’s reestab...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Echoes of deer camps of past seasons

By Roger WolfeWe are well into the holiday season and better than two thirds of the way through the hunting season. It is, generally, the time of year...

December 13th, 2016 |