Trout anglers who want an experience targeting bigger fish will have the opportunity to catch 14”-20” trout in eight Keystone Select Stocked Trout Waters, unveiled here today at the quarterly meeting of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission.
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., will host its next Armchair Travelers Series program when Robin Glossner discusses her midsummer trip to Sweden from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 28.
Glossner, the library’s development director, will share photos and experiences from her recent trip. Highlights include the castles and coastlines in scenic Scandinavia. more»
Drivers Simon Allard and Anthony Napolitano pretty much had a “wire-to-wire” domination of the Friday night, September 18th card at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, with the second- and third-leading driver at The Downs, respectively, each guiding five winners — Allard four of the card’s first five and Napolitano four of the last five. more»
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) today confirmed that it has reached a $2.5 million settlement with Murray Energy for civil damages resulting from a devastating 2009 pollution incident in which discharges from a coal mine entered Dunkard Creek, contributing to a massive fish kill spanning nearly 30 miles of stream in West Virginia and Pennsylvania.
The Department of Environmental Protection will conduct a mosquito control operation to reduce high populations of mosquitoes on September 14, 2015, in Wilkes-Barre City, Plains Township, Kingston Borough, Exeter Borough, and Edwardsville Borough in Luzerne county. more»
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., will host a National Passport Acceptance Day from 12-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, in recognition of September as National Passport Awareness Month. more»
State Senator Gene Yaw (R-Bradford, Lycoming, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Union counties) announced today that the Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) has scheduled additional basic Hunter-Trapper Education (HTE) courses for September, prior to the fall hunting seasons. more»
Kids may be back in school, but that doesn’t mean fishing has to stop. Special fishing opportunities for panfish or trout are available on 21 waters this Labor Day, under the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s (PFBC) Mentored Youth Fishing Program.
The richest Sire Stakes Championship series begins Saturday night, September 5th, at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono will host four $350,000 Pennsylvania Sire Stakes Championship for three-year-olds. Each of the four divisions will also have a $60,000 Consolation race; the total program on Saturday at Pocono will distribute purses of $1,770,000.
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