Elk quota hunt application deadline approaching

Elk quota hunt application deadline approaching

Twenty years ago this December, seven elk were released atop Potato Knob in Perry County in front of thousands of onlookers. The landmark restoration ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Three things to consider for spring fishing

Three things to consider for spring fishing

The up and down nature of spring weather can cause consternation among anglers when planning fishing trips. Concerns about the weather is one of three...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Early April is trophy largemouth bass time

Now that the Kentucky-based teams are no longer in the NCAA basketball tournament, the Final Four isn’t nearly as exciting, and somewhat depress...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Spring wild turkey season preview

By Kevin KellyKentucky AfieldSpring turkey hunting is slipping into position before daybreak and sitting still as the sun eases over the hills.It is b...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Fishing licenses unlock opportunities

The mild weather this winter has many thinking it will be an early spring across Kentucky.The earlier, the better for anglers, who by late February ar...

March 13th, 2017 |  


It seems to Kentuckians that someone accidentally dropped the sun down a storm drain about three weeks ago and it hasn’t been found yet.Day afte...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Squeezing out the last waterfowl hunting of the season

Squeezing out the last waterfowl hunting of the season

In Kentucky, the coldest weather of the year often coincides with the best waterfowl hunting. This should prove especially true this year with the unu...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


Getting to know your new hunting rifle

Getting to know your new hunting rifle

Lots of hunters receive a new rifle over the holidays or take advantage of the subsequent sales to add to their collection.The impulse is to immediate...

January 9th, 2017 |  


Use your old Christmas tree to make new fish habitat in lakes across Kentucky

Use your old Christmas tree to make new fish habitat in lakes across Kentucky

Those who enjoy a natural pine, cedar, spruce or fir tree for Christmas often don’t know what to do with it after the holidays. Many resort to p...

January 2nd, 2017 |  


Fish and Wildlife Commission proposes new hunting regulations

The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission proposed several new deer and elk hunting regulations at its quarterly meeting Dec 2.The commission recommen...

December 22nd, 2016 |