Bob Willging is a freelance outdoor writer who specializes in writing about Wisconsin's tremendous outdoor and sporting heritage. He has written two books: "History Afield: Stories From the Golden Age of Wisconsin Sporting Life " and "On the Hunt: A History of Deer Hunting in Wisconsin." Willging lives in Rhinelander.
WXPR Contributor Bob Willging won 2nd place in the Best of Radio/Open Category for his Northernaire: Waldorf of the Wilderness story that was produced for WXPR and adapted from his book History Afield: Stories from the Golden Age of Wisconsin Sporting Life. The award comes from the Association of Great Lakes Outdoor Writers (AGLOW) Awards in Craft Competition.