Category Archives: Outdoors

South Padre party boat fishing

Scott Stankowski-Senior Outdoor Writer January 29, 2019 South Padre Island, Texas—Our Christmas break sent us visiting my parents in Mission Texas, about as far south as you can get in the state.  We had not decided to head to the gulf for a couple of years in our visits and wanted to see the ocean.… Read More »

Fishing the Border Wall Part 2

Scott Stankowski Senior Outdoor Writer January 16, 2019 Zapata Texas—We had just put the smack down on roughly 100 white bass on the famed Falcon Lake on the Rio Grande River.  The Impoundment divides Mexico from the United States.   There were no masses of terrorists or even immigrants trying to get across like our President… Read More »

Fishing the Border Wall Part 1

Scott Stankowski Senior Outdoor Writer January 8, 2019 Zapata Texas— As the boys grow, they gain more responsibility.  Part of being a responsible parent is teaching them how to do things.  Rinse dishes before you put them in the dishwasher for instance or having them arrange the next outdoor adventure. We were headed to Texas… Read More »

BoneView camera viewer great help

Scott Stankowski Senior Outdoor Writer December 12, 2018 Stevens Point-Through the advent of technology we can sit in a tree stand knowing what deer live on our property.  Up until now that theory holds fairly steady as does and fawns stick tight to a core area and bucks will bachelor up for the most part. … Read More »

Gun season success

Scott Stankowski Senior Outdoor Writer November 21, 2018 Stevens Point— After having hunted the same land since I began to hunt, a change occurred.  My great uncle passed two years ago and the property got sold off to pay heirs he did not even know.  It was a disappointing state of affairs. The boys and… Read More »

Preparing for deer processing

Scott Stankowski Senior Outdoor Writer November 14, 2018 Stevens Point— We are on the eve of the 2018 Wisconsin Deer Hunting season and are once again going to face colder than average temperatures heading into the hunt. I used to believe the adage that an old deer or buck in the rut was not as… Read More »

A hunt to remember

Austin Stankowski Junior Outdoor Writer October 24, 2018 Stevens Point— School was finished for the day and sadly my football season had just ended. But I was chomping at the bit to get into the woods. My longtime friend and baseball teammate, Jacob “Duck” Danielson invited me to join him for some bow hunting.   We… Read More »