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Campaign aided 29 food banks

by Editorial Staff | October 22, 2020

A fundraising campaign spearheaded by a Canadian fishing lure manufacturer recently netted $24,350 for 29 food banks across the country.

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Shotgun lost on hunting trip

by Editorial Staff | October 22, 2020

Police are searching for a shotgun reported missing on a hunting trip on Muskrat Lake in Cobden, northwest of Ottawa, on Saturday, Oct. 17.

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Lower Great Lakes hit record high temperatures

by Jeff Helsdon | October 16, 2020

Record high temperatures in two Canadian Great Lakes could have an impact on the future of the fishery, if the trend continues.

Former Natural Resources Minister David Ramsay dies

by Steve Galea | October 15, 2020

Former Natural Resources Minister David Ramsay died in Halifax, Nova Scotia on July 29, 2020 at the age of 72.


Aluminum boats exempt for now

by Jeff Helsdon | October 9, 2020

Aluminum boats don’t look to be a part of the on-again, off-again metal trade battle between Canada and the United States.

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Slobs cause Quinte Conservation to charge parking fees

by Steve Galea | October 8, 2020

Quinte Conservation (QC) has resumed charging for parking to offset burgeoning cleanup costs.

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Asian carp funding awaiting approval

by Jeff Helsdon | October 7, 2020

Funding for the latest American measures meant to keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes is one hurdle away from approval.

No delays with Outdoors Cards: MNRF

by Editorial Staff | October 6, 2020

The pandemic has not caused any delays to the production and distribution of Outdoors Cards, an MNRF spokesperson confirmed.

How to hunt cormorants, featuring a roost filled with waterfowl, overlooking some water

How to hunt cormorants

by Steve Galea | October 5, 2020

Ontario’s new cormorant hunt is welcome news to anglers, hunters, and recreational boaters, as well as shoreline property owners.