Monthly Archives: December 2014

Senator Saviello Tackles Turkeys — Again

We’re coming back for what we didn’t get last time, hoping for gobbling good success. Actually, the turkey bill I proposed and Senator Tom Saviello sponsored last session was remarkably successful. But there were a couple of key things we didn’t get, and we’ll be back for them this session. An Act to Simplify Turkey […]

It’s time for a comprehensive hunting license

This is the third in a series of columns about bills I have proposed for the 2015 legislative session. It’s titled An Act to Establish a Comprehensive Hunting License and is sponsored by Representative Mike Shaw of Standish. The bill would create a single comprehensive hunting license covering all hunting opportunities, and repeal all other […]

Buying a muzzleloading permit isn’t easy!

Maine’s Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife doesn’t make it easy to enjoy the muzzleloading deer season which starts today. This opportunity is not included in the big game hunting license, so yesterday morning, I endured the lengthy process of purchasing my permit online. On the first page of DIFW’s website, after I selected Hunting […]