The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation and the Friends of Hackberry Flat are hosting a star party at the Hackberry Flat Center located south of Frederick. Join Mike Caywood, manager of Alabaster Caverns State Park and amateur astronomer, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 10 to learn all about the winter night sky. The …

Bushnell, an industry-leader in high performance sports optics for 65 years, is proud to once again support Operation Breakthrough as their annual holiday organization. Operation Breakthrough is a nationally accredited, not-for-profit corporation that was started in 1971 by Sister Corita Bussanmas and Sister Berta Sailer as a response to requests from parents in the central …

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Previous ImageEnlargeNext Image 1 / 3 TULSA, Oklahoma –Guns are now allowed on school grounds, but you shouldn’t ever see them. New rules went into effect, but it still means no weapons will actually be allowed in classrooms or any school building. Licensed handgun owners can now bring their weapons on school property, but they must stay …

Oklahoma DWC Partners With QDMA

The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation (ODWC), in partnership with the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA), will distribute 3,000 QDMA educational posters to more than 700 schools. “These posters are a great fit for the 700-plus schools involved in our Outdoor Education programs,” said Lance Meek, ODWC’s Senior Information and Education Specialist. “The students at …

Oklahoma youths and educators have until Nov. 21 to submit entries in a creative writing and scholarship contest sponsored by the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation and the Oklahoma Station Chapter of Safari Club International. Students must use the theme “Hunting: Sharing the Heritage” or “Archery: What I Like About Archery in the Schools and …

From the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation – Youth Deer Gun Season Kicks Off Friday Oct. 17 is the day many young hunters are awaiting. That Friday will be opening day for this year’s three-day youth deer gun season for hunters 17 and younger. “This year’s youth deer gun season has the potential to be a …

Terror in the Heartland

  Special Report by Ginny Simone “Evil is here,” declares one Oklahoma citizen. Following the horrific attack at Vaughan Foods in Moore — which the FBI is still refusing to call an act of terrorism — some companies are reevaluating their policies for allowing employees to carry a firearm on the job, like Mark Vaughan …

Elk season is now closed in two of Oklahoma’s seven private-lands hunting zones. As of Monday, hunters in the Southeast Zone had harvested the season quota of five elk, and hunters in the Special Northwest Zone had harvested the season quota of two elk. Elk archery season remains open on private lands in the other …