• High rates of fish deaths, disease found in South Fork

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — State biologists found high rates of fish mortality and disease in a tributary of the Shenandoah River in 2014. A report from the Virginian Department of Game and Inland Fisheries says…

  • Fisherman get year in prison for illegal harvesting

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A Tilghman Island fisherman has been sentenced to a year in prison for illegally harvesting and selling more than 185,000 pounds of striped bass. Forty-one-year-old William Lednum was also ordered to pay…

  • Potomac bass fishermen hope for a better 2014

    As the weather heats up, so does fishing on the Potomac River. But a longtime bass fisherman hopes this year is not a repeat of the last.