| Dec 22, 2012
| 9:56 AM
John Ragan concedes that he is neither computer-savvy nor very much interested in using the Internet.
"I'm not an Internet-surfing kind of guy," the 30-year-old carpenter said recently.
But it was his occasional foray onto MarylandWhitetail.com that...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 11:58 AM
Proposed state legislation that would prevent Howard County from putting noise restrictions at Merriweather Post Pavilion drew mixed reaction during public testimony Dec. 19 before the Howard County Delegation.
The bill, requested by Merriweather, would...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Senate Bill 619 punishes hunters who only want to enjoy the great outdoors with their family and friends as well as bring home meat to put into the freezer to feed them.
How does raising fees on hunting help hunters? This is exactly the question the...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 12:13 PM
Rick Wilson didn't know what to expect that September morning as he pulled to the side of the road 15 years ago. All he saw was a woman by her car and she looked in need of help.
The woman asked Wilson if he could follow her into the bushes. Warily he...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 5:00 AM
I am writing to you to voice my opposition to Gov. Martin O'Malley's extremist gun bill ("O'Malley battling for gun controls," March 22). I oppose it in any and all forms. I was in Annapolis on Feb 6, March 1 and March 5, along with thousands of other...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Howard County Police believe a hunting knife, shotgun shells and a beer can found inside two vehicles in the Glenelg High School parking lot Friday morning were left behind by parents of the students, according to police spokeswoman Mary T. Phelan....
| Dec 15, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Hindered by cold, wet and windy weather at the start of the state's two-week firearm deer hunting season, as well as an abundance of acorns, fewer deer were taken this year, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.
| Mar 19, 2013
| 6:50 AM
Called to action by the blast of a horn, more than 30 yapping spotted hounds spill down a hill, bound across a country road, leap a fence and rush a faded winter field. On the hound's heels are about two dozen hunters on horseback, men and women in...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 11:30 AM
Nearly seven decades separate the youngest and oldest hunters who killed black bears in this year's state-controlled hunt, which ended Friday night. A record 92 bears were killed in Allegany and Garrett counties during the five-day hunt, according to...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 9:39 AM
I guess we should be getting used to crazy weather on opening days of hunting season. As one old hunting buddy stated "you need a log tied to your leg to keep the wind from blowing you away." Several hunters, after seeing other trees blowing over, took it...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 1:23 PM
David K. Reeves, a retired development director and fox hunting enthusiast, died Nov. 23 of a stroke at Princeton Hospital in Princeton, N.J.
The former Baltimore resident, who lived in Princeton, was 86.
The son of an insurance executive and horseman...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 11:55 AM
The first week of the state's two-week firearm season for hunting deers has produced fewer deer taken and at least one hunter seriously injured.
According to Brian Eyler, Deer Project Leader for the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, colder...