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We have been hearing it for the last year or two, the invasion is coming, no not migrants, the Emerald Ash borer. Read more

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With the warm weather, stream fishing for trout has come to an end for now. That means it’s time for bass, sunnys, bluegills and other warmwater fishing. Read more

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If you like history and love to fish Lake Champlain or its big tributaries, then here is something for you. O Read more

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The New York State Outdoor Writers held their spring rendezvous in Schroon Lake recently. We were given a warm reception from the Chamber of Commerce, and the key to the city as they say. Read more

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The sun was out, and the Saratoga strip offers so much more than most Essex County towns. Read more

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Spring has finally knocked on our door. Gazing out my window I see the last remnants of snow — patches of white in the woods and in the lower pasture. Read more

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It’s a sure sign of spring when I write about fly fishing. So, if you had a case of the winter blues and needed a night out, well you missed a beauty. Read more

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Here we go again. You turn on the evening news and it’s the same old story told every winter and early spring after a thaw or rain event. Read more

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As I age, my reverence for winter diminishes. Ice and snows are not as fun as they used to be. Read more

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They say change is inevitable. Whether it’s the weather, politics or just  plain old day to day living, things change. You just need to deal with it. Read more

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The colors of fall are coming soon, believe it or not. The orange of pumpkins, the yellows of squash, the greens of spinach and beans, the purples of grapes, the reds of apples, along with the cream color of milk and cheeses. Read more

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I loaded my bush hog on the trailer and hauled it to Westport to get some welding done. Read more

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It was -10 below this morning. For the third week in March, that is cold.  Too cold. But last night’s news was even colder. Read more

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The warm sun beat down on my arm as it hung out the window. Read more

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I attended the Farm Bureau meeting in Westport the other night. Read more

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Deer hunting is ending, so working in the woods is now my pleasure. Read more

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As a schooled ecologist/conservationist, I view the world through a biologist’s eye. Read more

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The clock read 5 a.m.  I was already awake and thinking about the day ahead. It’s Sept. 16, and training is scheduled in the North Country. Read more

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Every once in a while I will get a phone call, a letter or an email from someone who has a concern or would like some direction on a problem. Read more

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We went from a winter that didn’t seem to end to a spring where the rain never seems to end. Read more

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