Oct 18, 2012 — The first Native American saint will be canonized by the Catholic church this Sunday at the Vatican. Bear hunting season is underway in New York. To limit the spread of chronic wasting disease, state officials in New York have issued a new rule banning the importation of deer and elk parts from Pennsylvania.
New York state officials say they've adopted a new five-year plan for managing the state's population of bobcats. Heard Up North: Puzzling at McBrier Park Manor in Hermon. And on Natural Selections, why not all evolutionary changes are good.