Apr 18, 2014 — John Warren of the Adirondack Almanack looks at outdoor recreation conditions around the Adirondacks each weekend.
High waters and flooding remain a concern as snowpack in the mountains continues to melt, although most rivers should be below flood stage this weekend. Some crossings however, may not be passable with waters continuing to run well above normal. Go to full article
Apr 17, 2014 — FORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) The Fort Drum-based 10th Mountain Division will host what will be the last Boston Marathon "shadow run" to be held at Bagram air base in Afghanistan.
The 26.2-mile shadow runs are held by deployed U.S. military personnel on or around Patriots Day, when the Boston Marathon is run. This year's Boston Marathon is Monday, but the Bagram race is being held Friday.
Some 600 military members and civilians are expected to run in Bagram's shadow Boston Marathon. Go to full article
Apr 09, 2014 — Just in time for fishing season, Traditional Arts in Upstate New York is celebrating the art of antique hand-made fishing lures. In the 19th and early 20th century, anglers... Go to full article