The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 21 Dec 2014 11:17:16 EDTSun, 21 Dec 2014 11:17:16 EDT't get confused over Christmas and nature the outdoors-minded person Christmas has a number of meanings. For some hunting time is over; for others, the extended seasons are being anticipated. For me, Christmas is - and always will be - the celebration of the birth of Christ.Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTMapping out a successful day for deer season the third day of Pennsylvania's rifle season, it's crunch time for hunters. Two hours after dawn on opening day, deer - especially bucks - knew what was up.Sun, 7 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTFirst week of deer season has mixed results for hunters hope the first week of deer season has been enjoyable and productive for everyone so far. Composing my columns during the two weeks of deer season can sometimes be troublesome.Sun, 7 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTYoung: Bear season totals on pace with last year have been writing about hunting and fishing long enough to know things are apt not to go as predicted on any given season.Sun, 30 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTGrenoble: Start of deer season always brings excitement last deer season? A bit of snow for opening day followed by several days of nearly spring-like temperatures, followed by a day and a half of rain then several inches of snow for the first Saturday.Sun, 30 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT