By Rita Hooper
The past few weeks, I have been hitting the streets in Hannibal and Fulton, carrying petitions for candidates to run for public office.
It stuns me at how little our citizenry knows about voting. I’ve had five folks in the past two days tell me they are not registered and don’t choose to be.
By Leon Archer
It’s been an interesting week.
Sweet Thing and I went with Alicia, Nathaniel and Annaliese to Florida. I had some things that needed to be taken care of at our house in Barefoot Bay.
Nineteen children from Oswego County are attending the state Sheriff’s Association Summer Camp in Penn Yan in Yates County, Oswego County Sheriff Reuel A. Todd said this week.
The Sheriffs’ Summer Camp is designed to provide a solid recreational program combined with the development of a sense of good citizenship. This will mark the 37th year of the camp’s operation.
By Debra J. Groom
A legal case involving Oswego County, three sheriff’s deputies, four Granby residents and four donkeys may have reached a settlement.
The Oswego County Legislature recently authorized Legislature Chairman Kevin Gardner to execute a settlement in a case brought by Henry and Betty Suhr, Paul White and Darlene Franke against the county and three Oswego County sheriff’s deputies.
The Finger Lakes Mud Run is scheduled for Sept. 27 beginning at Everest Park on North Road, Auburn.
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Marshall Kise, an instructor for McGrath and Associates Carp Angling Services, wading in Lake Neatahwanta while giving lessons in Tenkara, a fly-fishing technique developed in Japan.
Submitted by Spider Rybaak
From the shoreline, Lake Neatahwanta in Fulton looks like it’s in bad shape.
A slick of blue green algae reaches out from the bank like an undulating coat of cracked paint. The smell is awful.
(I wrote the following to present to my best childhood friend, Tucker, at his 75th birthday party which I attended last week.)