-Wisconsin: Preserving a trout ‘mecca’

-Illinois: Gov. signs hunting and fishing bill for veterans

-Illinois: Waiting on Illinois record

-North Dakota: Hunter access highlights federal ‘Open Fields’ program

-Ohio: State will start online license tests this fall

-Michigan: Officials don’t expect oil spill to change Michigan duck hunt

-Indiana: Turkey hunters set record kill


-Washington: Cancer stricken man gets first taste of fishing

-Washington: Surf perch offer excellent fishing

-Arizona: Black bears wandering into more neighborhoods

-Montana: Rains refresh reservoirs


-North Carolina: Rare wolf species faces growing threat

-Kentucky: Coyote toll hasn’t hurt local deer heard

-Louisiana: New cap on oil well is “very close”

-Tennessee: Biffle wins PAA Bass Pro shops tournament series

-Texas: Fish, but don’t eat on long stretch of Trinity River

-Florida: Dolphin scarce en route to top prize


-New York: Common factor in coyote attacks: lack of hunting

-New Hampshire: Heat wave turns up bass action

-Pennsylvania: Local anglers have hand in tournament victory

-Pennsylvania: State deer management is unfair

-Maine: In hard times many seek new way to conserve fish, wildlife