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Outdoors: Sleeping under stars in Adirondacks is fun

Assuming the summer is really here, you might want to consider spending a weekend sleeping under the stars in our Adirondacks.

Outdoors: Bass are biting on Lake Champlain

The regular bass fishing season has finally opened and the fish are biting, especially on Lake Champlain.

Free fishing contest for kids scheduled

Two of the oldest sponsors of fishing contests for kids have paired up for the Ryan’s Farmers Market free fishing contest.

Teens bag turkeys

Local teens, hunting with relatives, bring home turkeys

Outdoor Writers conference includes hunting, fishing

Tom turkey taken at Outdoor Writers conference

Still look forward to opening day of turkey season

Turkey season opening day unusual, exciting

Local teen leaves warm bed to take turkey

Zack Galcik of Schuylerville bags a turkey on opening day

Spring turkey season has finally arrived

Spring turkey season begins Friday

Anglers finally putting boats in the water

Now that the ice is gone, boats are appearing on lakes and rivers

Items can aid turkey hunters

Some items offered to help spring turkey hunters

Solving coyote problems wraps up vacation

Last Friday, three days before leaving Flagler Beach, Fla., I was in Big Al’s Bait Shop picking up my last 50 shrimp bait and overheard a senior gentleman (Mr. Tom) talking about a coyote problem at his farm.

Video helps parents talk about firearms

A gun organization has released a video to help teach children about firearms safety

DEC to stock trout statewide

DEC to stock more than one million pounds of trout around the state

Changes proposed for NY Safe Act

Several proposals made to amend Safe Act

Sacandaga yields trophy fish in contest

Top two northern pikes measure over 97 inches and 59 pounds

Ashley wins Bassmaster Classic on home water

Casey Ashley of South Carolina triumphs on home state water

Ruger fills stew pot with rabbits, squirrels

Ruger 10/22 on the mark for rabbits, squirrels

L.L. Bean known for quality products, services

L.L. Bean has grown into billion-dollar company

Ice anglers are dedicated

Great Sacandaga Lake draws 2,000 entrants for ice fishing tournament

Several items catch the eye at Shot Show

Presenting part one of the best items at the Shot Show in Las Vegas

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