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Crown Jewel at First Ice: Big Bay

By Spider Rybaak Hardwater village on Big Bay One thing you can count on to grace the face of New York’s inland lakes this time of year is safe ice. And while all the ponds in the northern tier can … Continue reading

Fishing Reports for January 15, 2015

This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. Oswego River report: According to Capt. Kevin Davis of Catch the Drift: Earlier in the week we had lower water but did manage to make it … Continue reading

Winter Swans and Soft Water Fishing

By Spider Rybaak A couple hardy anglers trying for the last pike of 2014 at Cleveland Docks The calendar says it’s winter; but all the mud outside says spring. Sometimes you have to laugh at the tricks nature plays on … Continue reading

Fishing Reports for December 31, 2014

This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. Oswego River/Lake Ontario report: After being between 12,000-13,000cfs for a few days, the river level has dropped to 10,500cfs this morning. The high levels make it … Continue reading

Fishing Reports for December 16, 2014

This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. Oswego River/Lake Ontario report: According to Capt. Andy Bliss of Chasin’ Tail Adventures: Now that the water has cooled off, start concentrating on the slowest deepest … Continue reading

Fishing Reports for December 11, 2014

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 not varied a lot over the last few days. … Continue reading

Fishing Reports for December 4, 2014

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 is running at 9,510cfs this morning. There are plenty of … Continue reading

Last Chance Big Game

By Spider Rybaak Ray Swope, 2012, New Haven (Third Largest Buck in NYS since 1939) Deer are easiest to get on opening day, especially in the morning. Returning to the woods after feeding all night in the fields, they’re suddenly … Continue reading

A Modern Renaissance

Dreams can come true again; when everything old is new again. ~ Peter Allen The golden age of entertainment has returned to the Kallet Theater in the village of Pulaski, N.Y. Fully restored and dressed in retro chic, the theatre rolls … Continue reading

Fishing Reports for December 1, 2014

This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. Oswego River/Lake Ontario report: The water level has been running over 7,000cfs for a few days. This morning it is flowing at 8,120cfs.Anglers are finding a … Continue reading

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Bond Brothers Double-Dip on Independence Day at Oswego

By – Chris Porter Photos – Jim Feeney In 2010, brothers Mike and Bob Bond of Mexico, N.Y. became the first pair of siblings in the 60-year history of the Oswego Speedway to win features on the same night. However, … Continue reading


Oswego County Fun On The Farm Set July 18

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County in coordination with Sorbello & Sons, Inc., is proud to announce the first-ever Oswego County Fun on the Farm Day. Mark your calendars for July 18 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event will be held at the Sorbello’s new onion packing house at 630 County Route 8 in Fulton.

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Fulton Speedway Gold To Sears, Poirier And Button; Double Features For Late Models And Novice Sportsman July 11

The Fulton Speedway celebrated America’s independence on July 4th in a big way with ‘Wings & Warriors’ featuring the Tracey Road Equipment Big Block Modifieds and night four of the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints Speedweek/A-Verdi Storage Containers Brewerton & Fulton 360 Sprint Car Series.

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Annual Fourth Of July Parade Attracts Thousands

Crowds lined West Bridge Street Sunday afternoon to catch a glimpse of the annual Oswego Independence Day Celebration parade. Sunday’s event had something for everyone from marching bands to fire trucks.

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Emrys ‘Tom’ Jones, 93

Emrys “Tom” Jones, 93, of Fulton, passed away Saturday July 4, 2015, at St. Luke Health Services in Oswego.

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