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The view of the author’s deer woods from Kenauk Nature’s Muskrat Chalet in Montebello, Que.

Another exciting deer season

My annual deer hunt at Kenauk Nature in Montebello is the highlight of my year and this fall was no exception. The famous Quebec deer woods, with its majestic old growth stands of oak, brings me back every time.Climbing the peaks each November in pursuit of a trophy whitetail buck is about as exciting as it gets, and this year was no exception. On

Madawaska Valley District High School's Laura Yantha races to the finish line to achieve fourth place - of 271 runners - during the senior women’s six-kilometre individual race.

Petawawa hosts OFSAA cross-country

GARRISON PETAWAWA – Petawawa played host to the Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations OFSAA) cross- country running championships for the first time in the town’s history.

Sean Chase/Daily Observer Sports Day in Canada saw unique sporting and recreational events held for military personnel and their families across Garrison Petawawa last Friday. Here 2 Field Ambulance faces off against 4th Canadian Division Support Base personnel in a match of sit volleyball.

Garrison hosts CAF Sports Day

GARRISON PETAWAWA - Despite the high operational tempo, many troops took some time from their duties to participate in the fifth annual Sports Day in Canada last Friday.

Brian Houle of Stittsville poses proudly with the giant bull moose he harvested in the North Bay-area during bow season.

Moose hunting just around the corner

Things certainly have changed in the moose woods of Ontario and Quebec, but that does not mean hunters have thrown in the towel.The pursuit of the elusive moose remains an activity for the highly motivated regardless of where you are. It is a special hunt indeed requiring patience, skill and a thorough knowledge of your hunt territory. Moose hunter

Costello dominant in fastball playoff opener

The Micksburg Twins began defence of their Greater Ottawa Men’s Fastball League Championship with a 3-0 win over 14C Victory from Manotick. Corey Costello tossed a complete game, giving up only one hit and striking out 16 batters as the Twins took a 1-0 lead in the best of three quarter-final series. Game two will be played in Carp on Thursday nigh

Denis Shapovalov salutes the crowd after losing to Pablo Carreno Busta during the fourth round of the U.S. Open in New York on Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017. (Julie Jacobson/AP Photo)

Shapovalov's surprising run comes to end

On his way back to the locker-room at Arthur Ashe Stadium, Denis Shapovalov dropped his bags on the court to stop and thank the crowd. He patted his heart and blew kisses to the fans who were giving him a standing ovation.