Lake Shelbyville Tree Stand permits now available for 2022-23 deer season | Community

Lake Shelbyville’s Tree Stand Policy for this year will remain the same as last season. The policy allows hunters to leave one stand up for the season (“Seasonal Tree Stand”) and/or utilize up to two “Roving” stands that can be left up during archery season for a period not to exceed a break in use … Read more

IDNR accepting applications for youth hunting on private land State News

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) is accepting applications from youth shotgun and youth and adult archery hunters for fall 2022 deer hunting on private land through the Illinois Recreational Access Program, commonly known as IRAP. IDNR has leased more than 16,400 acres of private land for the fall 2022 deer season … Read more

Advisory group recommends Montana elk hunters choose weapon, season | 406 Politics

An advisory committee has recommended that state wildlife managers require elk hunters to choose between archery or rifle seasons in an effort to reduce crowding and pressure on public lands. The 12-member Elk Management Citizen Advisory Group was formed by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Director Hank Worsech earlier this year following a contentious season … Read more

Linesville hears complaints about refuse collection News

LINESVILLE — Linesville Borough Council heard complaints about refuse collection service at Tuesday evening’s meeting. Residents voiced concerns — in person and via a letter — about services provided by Raccoon Refuse, which has the contract for refuse collection in the borough. Concerns were about a lack of reliable collection of both refuse and recycling … Read more

Outdoor Notes — July 9 | Travel And Outdoors

Black bear lottery opens July 18 It will be a six-day hunt this year for applicants who receive a black bear hunting permit in the Maryland Department of Natural Resources’ black bear permit lottery. Black bear hunting, when in season, is available in Allegany, Frederick, Garrett and Washington counties only. DNR will receive applications for … Read more

GF&P to look at options for limiting nonresident archery licenses Local News

SPEARFISH — South Dakota is the last state to offer unlimited nonresident archery deer and antelope hunting licenses, and as the fields become more crowded with visiting hunters amid the state’s rising popularity, many feel that needs to change. On behalf of the SD Bowhunters Inc., Dana Rogers, of Hill City, submitted two petitions that … Read more