House Bill 366 that would reduce the statewide archery hunting safety zone from 150 yards to 50 yards has been killed.
House Bill 368 that would allow Region A archery hunters to carry handguns for protection remains alive.
House Bill 514 that would require hunting-fishing license buyers to reveal only the last four digits of a Social Security number rather than the entire number has passed the House.
House Bill 543 that would allow deer hunting on private property in Carroll County on Sundays from the first Sunday in October through the second Sunday in January has passed the House and received a first reading in the Senate.
House Bill 812 that would waive the live firing and gun handling phase of hunter education training for veterans and active military has been killed in committee.
Senate Bill 619 that would increase an adult resident hunting license from $24.50 to $37 has passed the Senate and has received a first reading in the House.
Senate Bill 754 that would expand safety zones around schools from 150 yards to 500 yards appears to be dead.
Columnist, son are range finders, but where are .22 shells?
We feel pretty lucky on this side of the Potomac to have a nice shooting range to utilize for free and within decent driving distance.
- Hunter education courses slated at four Garrett County locations
Helps Maine’s hunters
VERMILLION, Ohio — The International Bowhunting Organization has contributed $5,000 to be used in the campaign to defeat a ballot referendum aimed at ending the most productive methods of black bear hunting in Maine.
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Maryland regulates jetpacks
OCEAN CITY (AP) — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has enacted regulations for water jetpacks, which are becoming popular in Ocean City.
Trout Unlimited seeks help of anglers to track wild, native fish
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Trout Unlimited has launched TroutBlitz, a citizen-science initiative aimed at enlisting everyday anglers to help the organization catalog and map healthy populations of wild and native trout all across North America. And all anglers need to do is go fishing.
- Hunter education class scheduled
Deer attacks woman at Pennsylvania liquor store; confirmed rabid
PITTSBURGH — The deer that attacked a woman in Westmoreland County has tested positive for rabies, according the Pennsylvania Game Commission.
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