Autumn has once again come around and leaves are changing colors. Some people may be thinking about camp fires, warm sweaters and pumpkin spice-flavored everything, but many area residents tha…

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The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently finalized its 2017 Michigan Deer Hunting Forecast report, which contains information about deer hunting across Michigan. It offers helpful…

Sable Dunes Audubon will host its next meeting Thursday, Oct. 19 at the United Methodist Church, 82 N. Hancock St., in Pentwater.

Michigan’s bow season is currently underway with deer hunters hitting the woods and with rifle season being just a few weeks away, the American Heart Association wants to encourage all hunters…

Autumn is a time for camp. The air is crisp and bright, the fire is wonderful, the hunter’s moon rides high and old friends gather.

Lots of rugged outdoorsmen load their own rifle and shotgun shells.

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Disease Laboratory and the Michigan State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory last week announced they have confirmed that a free-…

The Silver Lake Recreation Association will host its second and final Dune Clean-up Day in the Silver Lake State Park’s Silver Lake Sand Dunes ORV Area Saturday, Oct. 7.

Michigan’s small game season opened with a gasp, not a bang.

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently adopted a new, updated five-year strategic plan to guide the future management of the state’s parks and recreation system. The plan was de…

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For many people, the chance to see a Michigan black bear in the wild is an amazing experience.

Michigan’s first bear season of 2017 started Sept. 8 in a few counties of the northwestern Lower Peninsula, with seasons in other locations opening Sept. 10 and  Sept. 17. Bear hunting in Ocea…

For those who plan to hunt outside of Michigan this fall, it is important to note that regulations related to the importation of harvested cervids (such as deer, elk or moose) have changed sub…

It’s time to head to Michigan’s lakes, fields and marshes to hunt geese. The Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that big changes to regulations this year include a dark goose and …

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