When I left Fort Dix in 1968, I had no interest in shouldering an AR rifle.
A funny thing happened to me on my way home from the gun smith’s last Tuesday.
Last Wednesday evening, I attended this year’s Capital District Bassmaster’s (CDB) annual awards banquet.
Serious bow and gun deer hunters know scouting their hunting grounds and hanging trail cams prior to the season opening is very important to their success.
On Nov. 7, properly licensed crossbow hunters will have the opportunity to hunt deer in the Southern Zone until the season ends on Nov. 20.
This year’s Buck Tales begin with 14-year-old Alyssa Clark of Queensbury on her first deer hunt during the first day of this year’s Youth Hunt.
The New York State Outdoor Writers Association held its annual Fall Safari in the Lyons Falls, Tug Hill area of the Lewis County Adirondacks last week. It was definitely the perfect time to be there.
I’ve recently heard some talk about another attempt at getting a mourning dove hunting season in New York State.
Today, I’m going to be very busy.
Fins, feathers and fur.
The warmer weather doesn’t seem to have affected the fish bite, according to individual fishing reports and tournament results, especially on some of our smaller lakes.
Since I retired 19 years ago, I’ve spent three to four days a week bass fishing, mostly on area waters, and have had some very good days, but last Friday was my best ever.
Average catch for columnist is down 75 percent after dredging equipment is broken down.
Mike Auriemma is a dedicated fisherman and a very successful Great Sacandaga Lake walleye angler.
I applied for my first NYS pistol permit in Albany County in 1968 and received it on Feb. 4, 1969. On the bottom of my permit in large capital letters was, “HUNTING AND TARGET ONLY.”
Apparently the big bass that swim in Saratoga Lake have decided to bite.
As of Sept. 15 of this year, it will be illegal to possess, sell, distribute trade or transport Eurasian boar in New York State.
In 2013, New York State made it illegal to import, breed or release Eurasian boar.
I always enjoy getting stories about kids in the outdoors, especially when it comes to fishing.
Saratoga Lake continues to give up some good bass, both large- and smallmouth.
Police are asking the public’s help in solving a Thursday evening bank robbery on Altamont Avenue.
When an inferno raced through five 19th century Woodlawn Avenue brick row houses in July, it jeopardized one of the few Saratoga Springs examples of the brownstone-style homes that are so numerous in New York City.
Major league scouts will be coming in droves to watch the pitching exploits of Shenendehowa senior IAN ANDERSON, just as they did a year ago to take in the batting and fielding prowess of Niskayuna’s Garrett Whitley, who became a first-round pick of the Tampa Bay Rays.