METRO — Fueling an indoor or outdoor wood-burning fire requires plenty of wood. That means having ample firewood at the ready and, perhaps more importantly, keeping that wood dry.
Storing wood so it remains dry and ready to use can involve different strategies. For starters, it is ...
During the warm months, the front porch can be a gathering place for family and neighbors. A place to relax and greet people and even settle down for an extended conversation. But that same inviting characteristic attracts more than humans.
One of the more common visitors are the mud dauber ...
Choosing a gift for a gardener can be challenging, especially if you are not a gardener yourself. To make that task a little easier, I’d like to share a few gift ideas that might be suitable for the gardener on your shopping list.
As a gardener myself, I would have to put gardening gloves ...
LOCK HAVEN — The Clinton County chapter of the Penn State Master Gardners held their first-ever Holiday Greens Sale and workshops on Saturday, Dec. 1 at the Garden Building.
Members of the public from all across the area as well as other Master Gardeners participated in workshops such as ...
HARRISBURG — Two York County men have been charged in the felony assault of a State Game Warden in Norwegian Township, Schuylkill County.
Wade Michael Winemiller, 57, of Wrightsville, and Thomas E. Kelly Jr., 57, of Glen Rock, have been charged in the assault of State Deputy Game Warden ...
LOCK HAVEN —Bear season is now over and Clinton County remains as the top bear-hunting county in the statewide season with with 128 bears. It was followed by Lycoming County, which almost annually challenges Clinton County for the state’s top county bear harvest.
Hunters during the ...
By GARY L. METZGER
In September of 1968, an even 50 years ago this fall, a new local chapter of the National Audubon Society was incorporated to serve Lycoming and Clinton Counties. The organization was formed through the efforts of faculty at Lycoming College and resident nature and bird ...
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s coming firearms deer season looks as promising as ever to the hundreds of thousands of hunters awaiting its start on the Monday after Thanksgiving.
Deer hunters have seen the statewide buck harvest increase over each of the past three years, and more than a ...
LOCK HAVEN — The Penn State Master Gardeners have an opportunity to showcase Clinton County at the International Master Gardener Conference in June 2019 if they can raise sufficient funds to create a county display and cover expenses.
This is the first time the international conference ...
Bull hunters fare better, but overall elk hunt a success.
Nearly 100 lucky participants in Pennsylvania’s 2018 elk hunt have taken home a trophy.
Ninety-nine elk were taken by 125 hunters during the regular one-week elk season that ended Nov. 10. And for those licensed to hunt antlered ...
LOCK HAVEN — The Penn State Master Gardeners of Clinton County have undertaken a new project, their first-ever Holiday Greens sale.
They are taking orders for fresh, local greens, such as fir, pine, and boxwood as well as winterberry branches with bright red berries; an assortment of pine ...
Allstar Match held on 11/6/18
Chase Weise 100-9 Markovich Const. Inc.
Emory Gunsallus 97-4 Liberty
Lenny Young Jr. 98-6 Liberty
John Brungard 98-6 Tylersville
Clayton Foster 89-1 Liberty
Holly Baney 92-1 Mill Hall
Tyler Lucas 92-1 Tylersville
Matches for 11/13/18
Mill Hall 3-3 @ Strouse Electric 3-3
Karen Woods 99-8
Jim Baney 98-5
Lynn Woods 97-3
Bryce Bason 96-4
Holly Baney 94-4
Gary Brown 93-2
Keith Bittner 93-2
Ed Hamberger 91-1
Kevin Novosel 99-5
Aaron Tyson ...
The Lime Bluff Recreation Area situated in Wolf Township just south of Hughesville is a beautiful 65 acre community park owned and managed by the East Lycoming Recreation Authority (ELRA). Originally configured as a large open space with picnic pavilions, athletic fields, bocce courts, ...
Matches for 10/30/18
Avis 1-4 @ Tylersville 0-5
Chad Marshall 100-8
Nate Klinger 96-4
Kevin Kline 95-3
Ron Marshall 94-3
Eric Wunder 94-2
Luke Hibler 92-2
Ray Eldred 91-0
Aaron Fausey 90-1
Mike Frantz 96-4
Jake Brown 95-2
Tyler Lucas ...
Denny Grenninger of Castanea sent this picture of a big fish he caught on Oct. 3 while fishing at Sayers Dam with his friend, Howard Wooding. The crappie is 17 inches and weighs 2.3 pounds with a 14-inch girth. “This is the largest crappie I have ever caught,” he said.
I am not looking forward to the cold temperatures that will soon arrive, but I am thankful that I can venture outside and not be on the menu of those relentless mosquitoes. I can be sitting outside with my other half, either swatting away the offenders or having had to bathe in bug repellent, ...
By AD CRABLE
KIRKWOOD, Pa. — Kenny Yoder of Kirkwood feels blessed.
I would say so, since he had his bow at full draw on a big-bodied nine-point buck and then one of the largest bucks ever to be taken in archery season in Pennsylvania sauntered into view.
Yoder, the ...
The gardening season is starting to wind down and will finish with hard frosts in the coming weeks (unless you are using some season extension technology). But even though the amount of harvest may be less than the late summer months, we still have some fresh produce yet to grace our tables. ...