Trophy photos

   November 13, 2008 4:06 pm    0

If you haven’t checked out the trophy photos on, or haven’t been back to the Your Trophies page in some time, give them a look. New photos will be added overnight, including this 8-point Andrew Brozewicz, 13, took Oct. 18: Submit your own photos to Your Trophies at and they’ll be considered for…


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Two you shouldn’t miss

   November 13, 2008 3:20 pm    0

Coverage of the outdoors in the Erie Times-News and on isn’t limited to the sports section. In case you missed them, a couple features worth your time: — Managing editor Pat Howard’s weekly newsletter, Inside Erie, is one of the central jumping-off points for discussions about all things in northwestern Pennsylvania. This week’s topics:…


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Western Pennsylvania waterfowl migration report for week of Nov. 8

   November 12, 2008 6:20 pm    0

Waterfowl migration report for week of Nov. 8, provided weekly to the Erie Times-News by the Avery Outdoors Pro-Staff:


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Refuge system growth?

   November 11, 2008 9:46 am    0

For a state so large, and with such a bonanza of natural gifts and resources, it’s a bit remarkable to realize only two of the 538 national wildlife refuges are in Pennsylvania. Luckily one of is in our neighborhood: Erie National Wildlife Refuge in Guys Mills, Crawford County. The other: John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge,…


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Running on Trout Run

   November 10, 2008 2:38 pm    0

Chuck Murray and Brook Tolbert are likely familiar names to anyone who has spent any time in or around the Lake Erie proper, tributary and inland fisheries. Now put some faces to the names. Murray and Tolbert gave up some of their time to help create a video about the steelhead fishery and Trout Run’s…


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Erie Times-News steelhead report for Nov. 10

   November 10, 2008 10:30 am    0

Today’s steelhead fishing report, from interviews with B.A.C. Bait & Tackle, 7490 W. Lake Road, 474-3992, and Poor Richard’s Bait & Tackle, 6821 W. Lake Road, 474-5623:


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Eagle takes flight (UPDATE)

   November 10, 2008 10:19 am    0

Nov. 13: Check out Pennsylvania Game Commission video of the eagle release. Mike Bleech sends this photo of the great moment he covered Friday: The release of a once-injured American bald eagle back into the wild.


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Times-News steelhead report Nov. 6

   November 6, 2008 10:43 am    0

A report from FishUSA, 901 W. 12th St., 16501, 459-7800, Lake Erie tributaries are mostly low and clear but have a large number of fish. Until the next rain storm, anglers could try fishing for steelhead in Presque Isle Bay. Steelhead can be caught virtually from one end of the bay to the other….


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Times-News steelhead fishing report for Nov. 5

   November 5, 2008 3:39 pm    0

A report from East End Angler, 4702 East Lake Road, (814) 898-3474: In Lake Erie tributaries on the east side, perhaps the best news is coming from Four Mile Creek, which is loaded with fish. Anglers have had success with minnows, nightcrawlers and Crystal Spawn. Seven Mile Creek is low and clear and not holding…


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Walnut Creek watershed restoration

   November 5, 2008 3:34 pm    0

Don’t miss an important meeting Thursday, Nov. 6, regarding the restoration plan for the Walnut Creek watershed. Check the news release below for details.


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