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Fishing Reports for June 19, 2015

This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. Oswego River/Lake Ontario report: According to Larry Muroski of Larry’s Oswego Salmon Shop: The recent rainfall is affecting the water flow with the river running at … Continue reading

Fishing Reports for June 15, 2015

This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. Oswego River/Lake Ontario report: According to Larry Muroski of Larry’s Oswego Salmon Shop: The water level has been well up over 10,000cfs for several days. This … Continue reading

Fishing Reports for June 12, 2015

This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. Oswego River/Lake Ontario report: According to Larry Muroski of Larry’s Oswego Salmon Shop: The water level dropped over the weekend but is up again to 15,000cfs … Continue reading

Cabins in the Park

By Spider Rybaak Newly renovated cabins at Selkirk Shores New Yorkers love the outdoors. Mostly that’s because we’ve got loads of natural spaces to explore. Many of the most popular are right here in Oswego County’s big back yard. Our county … Continue reading

Sturgeon of State

By Spider Rybaak Sturgy, the 4-something-foot resident sturgeon at the Oneida Lake Hatchery in Constantia. Anyone worth his weight in jigheads knows the best walleye fishery in the Northeast is Oneida Lake. Likewise, savvy bass anglers agree it’s one of … Continue reading

Fishing Reports for May 19, 2015

This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. Oswego River/Lake Ontario report: According to Larry Muroski of Larry’s Oswego Salmon Shop: The water flow has been between 8,000-10,000cfs for a few days. This afternoon … Continue reading

River Walk

By: Spider Rybaak Trilliums line the paths along the Salmon River in Altmar like runners made from magic carpets. There’s nothing like balmy May temperatures under azure skies to stir Oswego County’s fish into biting. Problem is the same conditions … Continue reading

Oneida Lake: still NY’s Walleye Hot Spot

By Spider Rybaak A few of the winners line up. Walleye season’s opening weekend proved once again what every pike enthusiast in Central New York knew all along: Oneida Lake is still your best bet when it comes to these … Continue reading

Fishing Reports for April 30, 2015

This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. Oswego River report: According to Larry Muroski of Larry’s Oswego Salmon Shop: The water level dropped drastically on Tuesday and remains at a fishable level this … Continue reading

Fishing Reports for April 23, 2015

This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. Oswego River report: This morning the water level dropped to 14,800cfs. This is still high for fishing along the river but behind the hotels is one … Continue reading

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Oswego Speedway Quick Results 07/04/2015

Novelis Supermodified Grand Prix (75-laps): 1. 47 – Bob Bond, 2. 50 – Dave Gruel, 3. 68 – Michael Barnes, 4. 0 – Tim Snyder, 5. 01 – Dan Connors

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Sandra Scott Travels: Get A Taste Of The Cooperstown Beverage Trail

When John and I were in Cooperstown, we visited the Ommergang Brewery, which is part of the Cooperstown Beverage Trail. It is New York State’s first official cuisine trail. Ommergang Brewery is located in a large building that is reminiscent of the breweries in Belgium. The tour of the Brew House points out the attention to detail in the production of Ommergang beers. The water comes from aquifers located on their property.

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July Programs at the Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center

The Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center, located at 748 Route 183 near Williamstown, presents many programs throughout the year where youth and adults can learn about and observe nature firsthand. This July offers three programs featuring the pond-life, birds, and flowers of summer.

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Douglas E. Davis Sr., 83

Douglas E. Davis Sr., 83, passed away on Sunday June 7, 2015, in North Carolina.

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Mark J. Sagneri, 54

Mark J. Sagneri, 54, of Oswego, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday June 30, 2015, at home.

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