DEC Announces Record High Chinook Salmon Fishing on Lake Ontario in 2017

Boat Angler Survey Finds 2017 Chinook Salmon Catch Rates Highest in More Than 30 Years Boat Angler Survey Finds 2017 Chinook Salmon Catch Rates Highest in More Than 30 Years New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced that Lake Ontario Chinook salmon fishing quality in 2017 was the highest recorded in more than 30 years. “The New...
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DEC and Oneida Lake Association Remind Anglers of Fishing Regulations, Safety

The New York State Department of Conservation (DEC) and the Oneida Lake Association (OLA) are reminding anglers to abide by current regulations to help protect Oneida Lake, safeguard fish populations, and ensure safety of anglers on the ice. “Oneida Lake is the largest lake located wholly within New York State and it provides tremendous sportfishing opportunities,” said DEC Region 7...
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Oswego County Tourism Office Launches New Fishing Blog

OSWEGO COUNTY – As part of its ongoing program to inform visitors about Oswego County, the County Tourism Office has launched a new fishing blog, “Hotline to Oswego County Fishing.”  Authored by Capt. Andy Bliss, the blog will cover Oswego County’s amazing variety of year-round angling opportunities with tips for beginners to experts. “We’re always looking for new ways to engage...
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New Director Debuts at CNY Arts Center

CNY Arts Center announces the debut of new director Dana Thomas with The Curious Savage running February 9-18. The play will be the 2018 season opener at the Arts Center located at 11 River Glen Dr. on the Cayuga College Fulton Campus. Written by John Patrick and produced by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, The Curious Savage celebrates director Dana Thomas in her directing...
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Help Sought in Identifying Oswego County WWI Casualties for WWI 100th Anniversary Commemoration Project

OSWEGO, NY — Justin White, Oswego County Historian, along with town and city historians throughout the county, are compiling a listing of those from Oswego County who served in the military and died during WWI. “We are asking for the public’s help in completing this list so that a plaque can be made to honor our county’s fallen WWI veterans,” White said. “We are striving for as...
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Empire State Snowshoe Championship Race and Stone Wall Snowshoe Walk/Run Jan. 28

Shoers Ready to Hit the Trails at Winona Winona Trail Map > CLICK TO DOWNLOAD BOYLSTON and MANNSVILLE, NY  – The Winona Forest Recreation Association kicks off its season of winter events Jan. 28 with the Empire State Snowshoe Championship Race and the Stone Wall 5K Walk/Run through the sprawling 9,000-acre state forest in northern Oswego and southern Jefferson counties. “The Winona Stone...
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