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New Record Blue Cat in GA

ALBANY, GA (WALB) –A new state record blue catfish was caught this week at Lake Walter F. George. It’s now being certified by the state. You have to see this monster to believe it. The fish is 49-inches long and weighs 80-pounds 4-ounces. That’s five pounds heavier than the previous...


SWAT REPORT: Woman Brings Rifle To Work!

Woman Seen Entering Clackamas Office With Rifle CLACKAMAS, OR -- A woman who brought a rifle to work caused a major police response Thursday morning in Clackamas. Someone called 911 and reported that a woman carrying a rifle entered the ADP Offices at 10155 SE Sunnyside Road, sheriff’s deputies said...


Rabid Bobcat Meets Baseball Bat

Kelly Bassett was sitting in her Montgomery home at the stroke of midnight when “WHAM,” something hit their window. Howard, their 19-pound dachshund with the heart of a lion charged the window, where it was greeted by a large bobcat snarling and scratching at him through the glass. Kelly woke...


Chevy Goes East, Again!

HARRISBURG, PA-Once again this year, Chevy has returned as the Official Truck of The Eastern Sports and Outdoor Show (Feb.6-14) State Farm Show Complex. “For many outdoorsmen, a Chevy truck is considered an important piece of hunting or fishing equipment. It gets them were they want to go,” says Chris...


Show-Stopping Minnesota Flight Attendant

The Cleveland Sport, Travel & Outdoor Show has been around for 73 years, and while fishing and hunting are still the heart and soul of the sportsmen’s exposition, there will be a great many changes this year. The show has a new location, moving to the Great Lakes Expo Center...


Living Amoungst Elk

FRANKFORT, KY -- Kentucky’s elk restoration program is a success on many counts. The southeastern part of the state is now home to approximately 11,000 elk. A thousand people were drawn for elk hunting permits from among more than 46,000 applicants last year. Hunting and viewing opportunities are bringing much-needed...


George W. Bush Gets Barons/Ruger Vaquero

Trumbull, CT -Baron Engraving is proud to announce that former President George W. Bush was the recipient of a gift that included Baron’s custom engraving. Back in early December 2009, Brian Birdwell, a friend of the 43rd President, presented him with a Ruger New Vaquero with the Baron- engraved faux-ivory...


Vermont Hunters Fired Up For Moose!

WATERBURY, VT -- Vermont moose hunting permit applications are available on the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department’s website ( www.vtfishandwildlife.com ) and at license agents statewide. Fish and Wildlife now has an online application that makes it easy to apply. On Fish & Wildlife’s website, look under “Hunting and Trapping,”...


Fight For Jersey Bear Hunt Rages On!

The New Jersey Fish and Game Council (FGC) is putting the finishing touches on a new bear management policy that would include black bear hunting. The new management plan is to be heard at the February 9 meeting of the FGC being held at the Central Region Office in the...


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