At last week’s meeting, Game Commission staff, Southeast Region Director Bruce Metz and the Board of Game Commissioners also presented an award recognizing life-saving action a Game Commission…..
In poaching cases, Pennsylvania law provides judges with the authority to levy an additional $500 penalty if the case originated from a tip.
A mount of the bull known as the “Historic Pennsylvania Poaching Bull” is part of an all-new lineup in the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s Great Elk Tour, which will be in Harrisburg…..
The 2016 Great American Outdoor Show presented by Outdoor Channel opens its doors Saturday, February 6 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
As part of its Core Values & Beliefs program, the Williams Company recently donated $2,400 to the Pennsylvania Game Commission to be used for camera-aided enforcement to protect bat caves from…..
Gun rights supporters will counter rally the “Shout Out for the Executive Action.” The rally will start at the intersection of Providence Rd and Baltimore Pike in Media, PA at 1pm on January 16…..
While it might be winter, landowners can begin making plans to help wildlife this spring – and beyond – by planting tree and shrub seedlings offered by the Pennsylvania Game Commission’s Howard…..
A huge opportunity is “nocking” for Pennsylvania’s student archers. The 2016 National Archery in the Schools Program State Tournament is set to be held March 11 in State College.
The Luzerne County, PA Sheriff will be auctioning off nearly 200 firearms and air rifles, and over 120 knives in early 2016.
Pennsylvania Game Commission officials are urging wildlife enthusiasts to join the tens of thousands of volunteers throughout the United States in the Audubon Society’s 116th Annual Christmas…..
Pheasants Forever has increased its presence in Pennsylvania with a new chapter start in Allegheny County.
Tickets for the National Rifle Association’s Great American Outdoor Show Presented by Outdoor Channel, held February 6-14, 2016 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, are now on sale.
This week we visit with Lori Rancik, RN and case manager with the Women’s Health Center of Penn Highlands Healthcare.
Thanks in part to Game Commission’s gift, donating a deer costs hunters nothing this year..
Pennsylvania’s elk hunt resulted in a number of trophy bull elk being taken which included a number of world class elk.
Check out the 2015 edition of the Pennsylvania Big Game Records book, which is now on sale.
Scouting for deer is all about looking for sign. And this year, hunters also can look for signs – green-and-yellow paper placards reading “Deer Hunter Focus Area” – and follow them to some of…
This week we visit with Ian Lowe who is truly a professional hunter and guide.
It’s just before dark and you see an elusive mammal. If you are lucky, you snap a good picture before it takes off.
Mentored youth hunters now may pursue rabbits and mourning doves, in addition to other selected species.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission today announced 85 elk were taken by hunters during the regular one-week elk season that ended Nov. 7.
A sizable black-bear population awaits hunters in the state’s upcoming bear seasons, which during recent years have been some of the best on record for Pennsylvania bear hunting.
Pennsylvanians who hunt deer, elk or other cervids out-of-state might be affected by newly updated rules that prohibit the importation of specific high-risk cervid parts into Pennsylvania from…..
Since 2009, Pennsylvania’s bat populations have been decimated by white-nose syndrome, a condition that causes bats to rouse during hibernation, burning the fat reserves they depend on to make…..
Last week, the House Game and Fisheries Committee reported Senate Bill 737 out as amended by a vote of 25-2.
New Jersey style draconian anti-gun legislation requiring gun owners and potential gun buyers to obtain a license has been introduced and referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee and has not…..
The Pennsylvania Game News began as an in-house newsletter for the PA Game Commission. That changed in the late 1920’s the Game News was born. In August of this year the 1,000th issue was published.
Pheasant hunting in Pennsylvania kicks off Saturday with the weeklong season for junior hunters, followed by the statewide opening day for pheasants Oct. 24.
Springtime will bring a new and exciting retail opportunity for outdoors enthusiasts in western Pennsylvania.
This week we visit with Duane R. Diefenbach, who works in conjunction with the U.S. Geological Survey, Pennsylvania Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, and is one of the researchers…..
The Board of Supervisors of Loyalsock Township in Lycoming County, PA will be meeting tomorrow night, September 22, at 7:30 p.m., to discuss Proposed Ordinance 371.
The Kinzua Quality Deer Cooperative was established in 2000 and 15 years later is proving to be a hotspot in PA to hunt quality deer.
Last week, a memo was sent to all members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from state Representatives Vereb (R-HD 150) and Dean (D-HD 153) asking for co-sponsorship of legislation…..
The Board of Supervisors of West Manheim Township in York County, PA will be meeting tonight, September 15th at 7:00 p.m., to discuss a proposed ordinance prohibiting gun owners and property…..
This week we discuss with Dr. Justin Brown, the PA Game Commission’s wildlife veterinarian, and Brad Myers, the PGC’s South Central Regional Supervisor, about the effects the disease may have…..
Hunting season officially is underway, and for those planning to purchase their first hunting license this year, time is of the essence.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission is looking for experienced hunters and trappers who are interested in becoming volunteer instructors for the agency’s basic Hunter-Trapper Education, Successful…..
Gander Mountain, the nation’s largest and fastest-growing network of outdoor specialty stores, announced today it will open its newest Pennsylvania location in Warrington Township in the spring…..
Those looking to gain perspective into Pennsylvania’s wildlife, habitat and hunting heritage will have several opportunities in the coming weeks to take one or more tours being offered by the…..
Each September, thousands of visitors make their way to Pennsylvania’s elk country to experience for themselves the wonder of the bugling season.