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Youths try out turkey calls
Sports
April 26, 2017

Youths try out turkey calls

CASTLETON—The 12th annual Bart Jacob Memorial Youth Turkey Calling Contest, held April 8 in Castleton, attracted 20 competitors including several Vermont 4-Hers.

The Oxbow Mountain 4-H Club of Pawlet and the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department hosted the event at Kehoe Conservation Camp. In addition…

Sports
April 26, 2017

CSJ weekly athletics roundup

It was another busy week in athletics at the College of St. Joseph. The baseball and softball teams played a combined 11 games, going 7-4 cumulatively. Fighting Saints Baseball went a perfect 3-0 on the week, improving their overall record to 19-20. They were recently…

Fish stocking underway across Vermont
Sports
April 26, 2017

Fish stocking underway across Vermont

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department has kicked off fish stocking work across the state, an effort that will ultimately result in over 1 million fish being distributed into Vermont waters in 2017. The work includes the strategic distribution of brook, brown, lake, rainbow and…

Sports
April 26, 2017

Vermont’s spring turkey season starts this week

It’s almost time for spring turkey hunting in Vermont. Youth spring turkey hunting weekend is April 29-30 this year. The regular spring turkey season is May 1-31.

All of Vermont is open to turkey hunting during the youth weekend and regular spring season. Landowner permission…

Sports
April 26, 2017

Conservation district to deliver trout

RUTLAND—It’s that time again! The Rutland Natural Resources Conservation District is again offering its spring trout stocking program that includes 6- to 8-inch and 10- to 12-inch rainbow and brook trout.

Hy on A Hill Trout Farm will bring its fish tank truck filled with…

Sports
April 19, 2017

Green Mountain National readies for season start

Green Mountain National Golf Course has announced it will open for the 2017 golf season on April 28. “We think this is going to be an exciting year here at Green Mountain National and our staff is already working hard to be sure that conditions…

Sports
April 19, 2017

CSJ baseball goes 3-2

It was a busy week in athletics for College of St. Joseph, with baseball and softball playing 11 games cumulatively. Fighting Saints Baseball went 3-2 on the week, highlighted by back-to-back victories over a stellar Point Park University team on April 12. They currently hold…

Fish and Wildlife announces 2016 Master Angler winners
Sports
April 12, 2017

Fish and Wildlife announces 2016 Master Angler winners

Vermont Fish and Wildlife (F&W) announced that 47 anglers have achieved Master Angler status for 2016, including two notable Vermonters who successfully completed a difficult bonus challenge set by the department last year.

“2016 marked the seventh year of the Master Angler program, and anglers…