Saturday, June 24, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Saturday, June 17, 2017

In a special meeting held Monday, the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission voted to suspend the state’s seven-day-a-week recreational red snapper season in state waters in favor of the all-waters (out to 200 miles) Friday-through-Sunday rec…

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Saturday, June 10, 2017

Rancor, the word in all its definitions, properly describes the sentiment pervading the issue of red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico among Louisiana’s recreational offshore fishermen.

Thursday, June 08, 2017

Discussion of red snapper, and the state’s options about a new federal recreational plan, during Thursday’s Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission monthly meeting will spill over to Monday after commission chairman Chad Courville said more pu…

Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Attention, aspiring writers and photographers: Now that school’s out and final exams are in the books, it’s time to submit entries for the Youth Journalism Contest sponsored by Louisiana’s members of the Safari Club International and the Louisiana…

With seas roughing up just enough to keep only the bravest — or the most foolish — offshore fishermen heading out to take the two-per-day allowance during the three-day (June 1-3) federal-waters recreational red snapper season, Gov. John Bel Edwar…

Saturday, May 27, 2017
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Saturday, May 20, 2017
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Saturday, May 13, 2017

Fortenberry is a senior at St. Amant High School and will be competing in his third Bassmaster High School National Championship in June. In 2016, Fortenberry earned two wins in high school state tournament qualifiers — one where he bested 131 tea…

A junior at Oak Hill High School, Miller has earned two tournament wins this year, including a 120 boat-field ALBC State Champion event and B.A.S.S. Nation State Championship on Toledo Bend. Miller also has three top-five finishes in 2016-2017.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Saturday, May 06, 2017

Fishermen and the Wildlife and Fisheries folks who call the Pass a Loutre complex their home away from home were first to see it. Roseau cane, the most prolific above-the-ground Mississippi River delta plant, was turning brown at a time it was sup…

Thursday, May 04, 2017
Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Recreational offshore fishermen in the “private” sector will have three days to catch red snapper in federal waters across the Gulf of Mexico after Tuesday’s proclamation from the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration.

Saturday, April 29, 2017