And they’re off: Geese fly away from golf course pond

And they’re off: Geese fly away from golf course pond

I heard the geese before I started skiing toward them, but there were more than I expected. Stopping a distance away, I tried to sneak in with the zoom on my phone’s camera. I snapped a few shots, and they started honking,. Although I hadn’t moved any...
From squishy to slick, snow changes textures

From squishy to slick, snow changes textures

From the first step, my skis swished ahead as if rubbing over velvet. The softness this morning differed from the stickiness of yesterday when the snow had just fallen. During the storm, snow adhered to the underside of the skies. I had to stop and stab the clumps...
PA Game Commission proposes 2018-19 hunting seasons

PA Game Commission proposes 2018-19 hunting seasons

The rifle deer season will start with five days when hunters only can shoot bucks in most of Pennsylvania. According to a schedule to which the board of Pennsylvania Game Commissioners gave preliminary approval the buck season will run from Nov. 26 to 30 followed by...

Kidde brand recalls 40 million boat fire extinguishers

A recall of 40 million Kidde brand fire extinguishers led the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission to remind boaters to check the extinguishers that they have on board. “Most boaters are preparing their boats for winter storage, so this is a good time to check...