The Altoona Mirror, 28 Jul 2016 00:37:19 EDTThu, 28 Jul 2016 00:37:19 EDT deep to beat the heat for summertime bass one in our region needs to be reminded the weather during the last several week has been hot, brutally hot. I also don't need to remind local anglers that the recent wave of scorching weather has made fishing tough, brutally tough.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTBears, banquets and enhancing wildlife I was writing this column, my hunting buddy and I saw a bear in the area we had been scoping out all summer. That is my third bear sighting this year, and that is an unusual number to see in a wild setting.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTGroup will work to improve deer hunts - The Pennsylvania Game Commission is bringing several hunting groups together to expand the agency's goal to improve deer hunting in Pennsylvania.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTTwo millionth student is in the right place - Twelve-year-old Jon Kreiser, of Palmyra, would be getting his first hunting license in the coming season, so he enrolled in a Hunter-Trapper Education course to be held at the Izaak Walton League of Lebanon County in June of 2015.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTFeeding bears usually leads to scary situation could anyone have imagined that a train derailment would ultimately result in scores of drunken bears creating havoc? The story was chronicled in "National Wildlife'' magazine and happened in 198.Sun, 17 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT