Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Vayda Stelzer

Although Vayda Stelzer caught many fish at West Branch State Park on May 30, 2020, only this laughter-inducing microfish made the cut for a quick photo.
Madison Welch

Madison Welch reeled in a respectable largemouth bass during her latest fishing outing at Berlin Lake on July 8, 2020.
Madison Welch

Madison Welch caught a sizable catfish at West Branch State Park on June 11, 2020.
Chris Reynolds

Chris Reynolds caught a 6.1-pound largemouth bass in Geauga County, Ohio on June 13, 2020.
Mike Ping and Frank Mader

Mike Ping and Frank Mader caught 40 crappies on Mosquito Creek Lake on July 5, 2020.
April Gebhart

April (and Buckshot) Gebhart caught a 17-inch largemouth bass in her family’s farm pond in New Castle, Pennsylvania on July 4, 2020.
A man serves a woman from behind his stand at a farmers market.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, farmers markets have had a sudden influx of new customers, many seeking stability in local food systems. While they are part of our history, many believe farmers markets are also part of our future.
Japanese beetle

Japanese beetles feed on over 300 different species of plants and the larva, c-shaped white grubs, feed on turf roots. Learn how to control these pests.

Wildlife officials in Ohio and Tennessee combined in early June to apprehend a suspected poacher who reportedly took an over-limit of walleye on Lake Erie.
gardening news

Learn more about a streamside maintenance workshop and a rain barrel workshop that will be hosted by Stark Soil and Water Conservation District.