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Local angler dies in Placida boat accident
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
PLACIDA — Following the boating accident death of 23-year-old Dylan Gonzalez, friends and family are working to honor his memory across social media. Gonzalez was out fishing early Sunday with … Find out how to read more online.
Saving lives
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
That’s it. I’ve had enough. These death machines simply have to go. I mean, we’re looking at almost 100 people dying every single day, plus thousands more suffering serious injuries. … Find out how to read more online.
Designate a captain
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
We hope all the dads out there had a very happy Father’s Day. It is always a pleasure to spend time with your children, whether they’re young and still at … Find out how to read more online.
Helping hands
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
Today, we will reach into Peace River Wildlife Center’s mailbag. We often get similar questions and requests from many supporters, so let’s address a few of those in a manner … Find out how to read more online.
Trash or treasure?
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
Shouldn’t the term “trash fish” be considered politically incorrect? If you do hear it, what fish come to mind? In Southwest Florida’s salt waters, it’s a pretty safe bet that … Find out how to read more online.
Time to bring back the fun
Thu  Jun 16 2016 08:30AM
Let’s go back — way back. I want you to remember what it was like to be a kid. For some of you, that was a long, long time ago, … Find out how to read more online.
Reader Photos
Thu  Jun 16 2016 08:30AM
WE WANT YOUR PHOTOS! Here’s how it works: Take pictures of your outdoor adventures. Send your high-quality digital photos to Editor@WaterLineWeekly.com. DO NOT send us photos of oversized or other … Find out how to read more online.
The curse of the banana
Thu  Jun 16 2016 08:30AM
Way back in 1987, I was invited by my two older brothers to join them on a chartered fishing trip down in Islamorada. This trip has been stuck in my … Find out how to read more online.
Taking a high view of coral reefs
Thu  Jun 16 2016 08:30AM
COCONUT ISLAND, Hawaii (AP) — Coral reefs have almost always been studied up close, by scientists in the water looking at small portions of reefs to gather data and knowledge … Find out how to read more online.
Reader Photos
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
WE WANT YOUR PHOTOS! Here’s how it works: Take pictures of your outdoor adventures. Send your high-quality digital photos to Editor@WaterLineWeekly.com. DO NOT send us photos of oversized or other … Find out how to read more online.
Keep the kids happy
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
I have admitted to being extremely spoiled because I was blessed to enjoy our awesome area several million people ago. It’s so easy to remember how unbelievable our area was, … Find out how to read more online.
High costs discourage next generation of commercial fishermen
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
SEWARD, Alaska (AP) — Austin Sollars got his first paid commercial fishing job at 11, baiting hooks on a 74-foot halibut schooner that fished off the Aleutian Islands. Along with … Find out how to read more online.
Do you need a backup?
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
Hey, shooters! Well, the anti-gun folks will really love this. They don’t like us carrying a loaded handgun for self-defense, but now we want to carry two. Is that a … Find out how to read more online.
How to avoid Mr. Whiskers
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
With my everyday life revolving around the fishing industry, it goes without saying that I spend a lot of my spare time on land in the bait shop (Fishin’ Frank’s, … Find out how to read more online.
Small ones are sweeter
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
One of my least favorite things about working in a bait shop is peewee shrimp season. Shrimpy shrimp are a normal and natural result of the life cycle of these … Find out how to read more online.
Bear hunt proposal ready for commission
Thu  Jun 23 2016 08:30AM
A bear hunt this fall would be broken into three four-day periods, with hunters applying on a first-come, first-served basis for permits that would be specific to dates and areas, … Find out how to read more online.
Slow it down
Thu  Jun 16 2016 08:30AM
Over the Memorial Day holiday weekend, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and U.S. Fish and Wildlife conducted a joint operation to enforce manatee zones in Lemon Bay and … Find out how to read more online.
letters to the editor
Thu  Jun 16 2016 08:30AM
JOSH: Love the Peace River Wildlife Center columns! While I read through, mostly, the other stories (I’m not a fisherman), I read every word of the PRWC articles. They are … Find out how to read more online.
Louisiana running low on crabs
Thu  Jun 16 2016 08:30AM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Most bays and tidal lakes in Louisiana these days look like obstacle courses, where the first boater to make it across without wrapping a crab-trap line … Find out how to read more online.


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