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Local ice fishing fanatic; Grant Bailey’s portable ice hut with a couple of dandy walleye, at an undisclosed lake.

Winter fishing has arrived

With our region’s ice-fishing season well under way, winter anglers are being reminded that safety is of utmost importance.Ice anglers who venture out on area lakes and rivers should always tell someone where they will be fishing, and when they plan to return. Appropriate clothing and equipment are also important for safety and comfort. Some ice-fi

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.