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Outdoor Magazine Radio Rundown for this Weekend

I start out by telling my story of a close encounter with a brown colored black bear while hunting in Ontario with Ron St. Louis of Northern Wilderness Bear Outfitters.



Then Paul Phillips of the US Rifle Team joins me to talk about extreme long range shooting at distances of more than a mile.

The hour wraps up with Tom Campbell from Woods-n-Waternews talking about their upcoming Outdoor Weekend.

Jeff Poet of Jays Sporting Goods kicks off the second hour of this week’s show.  Jeff describes  the world of outdoor retailing today.  He then switches hats to talk about the Michigan Wildlife Council and their “Here for Generations” campaign (HereforMiOutdoors.org).

Professor Patty Janes from Grand Valley State University is up next.  She describes their “Michigan Cares for Tourism” program and how folks can get involved.

Hunting dogs are the topic of hour three this week.  Mike Thorman of the Michigan Hunting Dog Federation (facebook.com/theMHDF).  He talks about the negative attitudes toward hunters who run coyotes and bears with dogs

We wrap it all up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar.  This week, the chef has a very nice fish recipe.

I hope you like the show.



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Radio Rundown for Easter Weekend

Ted Harpham of Michigan based Darton Archery is my first guest this week.  Ted talks about bowhunting for turkeys, the growth of bow fishing and Darton’s compounds and crossbows.

Then Tim Dusterwinkle, President of the Michigan Bear Hunters Association (mibearhunters.org), joins me to talk about a video they helped produce to promote bear hunting with dogs.

Hour two kicks off with “Michigan’s Morel Master”, Clayton Edney.  Clayton runs the Michigan Morels Facebook page and has great advice on how to find the tasty springtime treats.

Drew YoungeDyke of mucc wraps up the hour.  Drew announces his plans to leave the Michigan United Conservation Clubs and go to work for the National Wildlife Federation.  He says he’ll be working on many of the same issues….inluding asian carp.

Fishing Hall of Fame Member Mark Martin is featured in hour three.  He talks about a recent fishing trip on the Detroit River and his plans to fish the Keweenaw area for avariety of fish including walleye and trout.

Chef Dixie Dave Minar is up next.  This time Dave has a very nice turkey recipe.

I hope you like the show.



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Radio Rundown for Weekend of August 9th.

First, I talk with houndsman Darrell Jonnet.  He lost two dogs from a wolf attack in the western U.P.  Darrell tells a very intense story about staring wolves in the eye as they attacked, and ate, his dogs.

Then, Brad Dupuis of Michigan made apex marine previews their new line of Angler Qwest boats (Angler Qwest).

Tom Campbell of woods-n-waternews wraps up the hour with a preview of their big Outdoor Weekend coming up in Imlay City.

Hour number two features Mike Thorman of the Michigan Hunting Dog Federation.  Mike makes some very interesting points when comparing bear hunting with hounds to grouse hunting with pointers.

New mucc Executive Director Dan Eichinger joins me next to talk about his vision the organization and what the challenges will be.

Fishing expert, educator and researcher Mark Romanack of Fishing411 has the third hour of this week’s show.  Mark and I discuss trolling tactics and how the use of dive curves can help you catch more fish.

A broad range of topics this week on Outdoor Magazine.  I hope you like it.

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