AUSTIN — Sinnemahoning State Park has announced its programs scheduled for this weekend. The programs feature two of the most iconic animals of the season –bats and owls.

HARRISBURG — The deer hunters who most consistently fill tags year to year know their woods.

Autumn is upon us in the First Fork Valley; and with the cooler weather come bugling elk and beautiful fall foliage. Programs this weekend at Sinnemahoning include a guided kayak tour and a discussion of the original Pennsylvania elk as recorded by the area’s earliest settlers.

Pennsylvania’s statewide archery deer season begins Saturday, Oct. 3, and its return is prompting the Pennsylvania Game Commission to issue some helpful reminders.

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Environmental Quality Board has voted to promulgate a regulation to limit carbon pollution from power plants. The proposed regulation will be reviewed by the Office of the Attorney General and a public comment and participation period will be announced at a late…

Pennsylvania’s elk hunting season kicked off Saturday, Sept. 12 with the archery elk season, in which 26 hunters selected by lottery will be spread across nine of the 14 Elk Hunt Zones within the state’s elk range. Ten of those hunters are in pursuit of bulls, while 16 are hunting antlerless elk.

HARRISBURG — After a meeting of the Commonwealth Drought Task Force, the Department of Environmental Protection today moved Potter County to drought warning status and added three counties — Elk, Lycoming, and Tioga — to drought watch.