With new state legislation authorizing the Department of Environmental Conservation to allow taking of big game (deer and bear) or small game by the use of a crossbow at certain times and places in New York, the DEC is now accepting public comment on proposed regulation changes so crossbows may be a legal implement for the fall 2014 hunting seasons. Continue reading
Two fishing tournaments in Oswego County will be funded by the state through help by state Sen. Patty Ritchie.
A total of $150,000 has been secured to fund fishing tournaments and boost tourism in the Central and Northern New York regions. The funding will support 15 tournaments, including nine in St. Lawrence, four in Jefferson and two in Oswego County. Continue reading
By Rob Tetro
The Phoenix boys’ varsity track and field team is coming off a very successful 2014 season.
Phoenix had a 4-0 record in league play to earn them their first league championship since 1993. The Firebirds also had several athletes receive individual honors and accomplishments. Continue reading
By Rob Tetro
The Hannibal girls’ varsity track and field team recently came in second in the Class B, Section 3 Championships with a score of 98 points and the Lady Warriors had three Sectional Championship athletes on the team. Continue reading
The next free children’s fishing class is being offered from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday June 28 at the Oneida Lake Fish Hatchery in Constantia. Continue reading
North Bay Campgrounds will be hosting its seventh Annual Fishing Derby on Lake Neatahwanta from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday June 28.
Registration desk opens at 8:30 a.m. This event is free and open to the public. Continue reading