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The new Arashi Wake Crank provides an alluring wobble right at the surface of the water, driving bass into biting.

Arashi Wake Crank a bass magnet

New Storm lure designed by Bassmaster Elite Series pro Brandon Palaniuk
October 08, 2014 at 11:03am
Taking better cover in the field, using a good camo to better match your surroundings and switching chokes can all lead to solid mid-season dove hunts.

Mid-season dove tactics

Cautious birds necessitate better camo, choke adjustments
October 07, 2014 at 4:12pm
Jean Poirrier III, left, his father, Jean

Cleaning squirrels — the easy way

'Balloon method' great for quick, hairless skinning
September 30, 2014 at 9:52am
Light loads of 7 ½ and 8 shots are common shotgun fodder for hunting dove.

3 tips for dove-hunting success

September 15, 2014 at 7:00am
Early September is hot. One of the best places to be in a dove field is in the shade when dove aren’t flying.

Opening-weekend dove-hunting essentials

September 15, 2014 at 7:00am

Vid: Bow hunter shoots flying doves

Check out how this amazing hunter plucks doves from the air with his compound bow.
September 10, 2014 at 12:29pm

More than 100 hunters cited for dove-related violations opening weekend

Most tickets for hunting over a baited area, LDWF says
September 10, 2014 at 7:31am

LDWF offers private-land dove hunts on opening day

Leases available in Beauregard, Grant and Tangipahoa parishes Sept. 6
September 03, 2014 at 5:20pm
Doves aren’t the easiest birds to hit on the fly, nor are they easy to find in tall grass.

A wing and a prayer — Louisiana’s dove-hunting lives on

When doves descend on ag fields this month, they will be lucky to make it through the hail of lead. Here are some thoughts on how you can get in on the action.
September 01, 2014 at 7:00am
A divided Supreme Court on Monday ruled 5-4 in favor of stricter scrutiny of gun purchases, where the buyer must disclose if he intends to keep or sell the new weapon.

Divided Supreme Court rules against 'straw' gun purchases

Buyers must state whether they intend to sell or keep a new gun
June 16, 2014 at 2:29pm
Dove hunters should get more days afield, as well as an earlier start to opening day, when the 2014-15 hunting season kicks off in September.

More days, earlier opening-day hunts expected in 2014-15 dove season

LDWF to recommend opening day hunting beginning half hour before sunrise
June 13, 2014 at 8:55am
Iva Evans of Chackbay adopted Gizmo when she could fit in the palm of Evans' hand. Now the full-grown nutria sleeps under her bed and dines on plates of vegetables and sweets.

Adopted nutria returns home to the high life in Chackbay

Gizmo survives two months in the wild, travels three miles to return to family
May 15, 2014 at 1:50pm
Charlie LaRose found a recently-eaten 6-inch rat inside a bullfrog he caught Saturday night in Maurepas Swamp.

Maurepas Swamp bullfrog has 'secret surprise inside'

Veteran frogger shocked at big frog's stomach contents
April 03, 2014 at 9:57am

If you shoot down a tree in the woods, will anyone hear it when it lands on top of you?

Sharpshooter not too 'sharp' when target is a tree
March 31, 2014 at 2:45pm