Happy Thanksgiving! After record-setting snowfall in parts of Western New York, finding consistent fishing action will not be easy. However, there are places to wet a line if you focus outside of the main lake effect zone.
“No roads are plowed, and if they were, they’re covered again, which is making it terrible for us,” Matt Duggan said Friday morning as he drove to meet one of his plow drivers who was jammed in the snow.
Total Quality Assurance International, which currently occupies 53,000 square feet of industrial and office space at Uniland's 375 Commerce Drive in Amherst, will take up 81,000 square feet at 8 Dona St. before the end of the year.
The combination of rain and wind affected much of the fishing areas available in Western New York, and the forecast looks scary, writes Bill Hilts Jr.
Woody Johnson of the Jets and John K. Mara and Steve Tisch, Giant owners, decided to build MetLife Stadium with their own money and private fu…
Veterans Day on Friday is a free fishing day. There was a Great Lakes record Lake Erie smallmouth bass caught on the Canadian side of the lake out of Ohio last week. Heavy rain is in the forecast.
I have been doing a lot of traveling lately. Part of the pleasure of vacationing for me is getting home from these lands to good ol’ Western N…
Bass action continues to be great off Buffalo in Lake Erie and the upper Niagara River, perch chasers are picking up decent numbers in Lake Erie, and lake trout spawning is underway in the Great Lakes.
The health of our region’s largest natural asset is beyond the arbitrary goals of state energy policy, Mark Twichell says.
Every once in a while, everything falls into place with water conditions, the sun and lunar phases, and being in the right place at the right time.
Two men accused of stuffing walleye with lead weights and fish fillets in a fishing tournament pleaded not guilty to cheating and other charges.
There is something soft about the rain, a feeling of ease that gives one over to reverie.
We live in a special place for fishing. This area within 30 miles of Buffalo recently was named in the Top 10 for bass fishing by Bassmasters Magazine.
New York’s tributaries flowing into Lake Erie offer dynamic steelhead fishing from September to May. However, fisheries biologist Jim Markham with the Department of Environmental Conservation’s Lake Erie Fisheries Research Unit out of Dunkirk wants to make steelhead fishing even better.
With small game seasons opening Saturday and early big game archery season in full swing, this is a great time to fish.
In Western New York we have three mothballed power plants; the Huntley plant on the Niagara River, Dunkirk plant on Lake Erie and the Somerset…
Salmon are invading the tributaries off Lake Ontario and trout are starting to show up, too.
After reading the front-page Buffalo News article on the “poor” condition of Lake Erie, I started wondering about the idea of banning fertiliz…
Scajaquada Creek, though small in comparison, will be an especially challenging project.
Something fishy is going on in competitive fishing. The would-be winners of a tournament were disqualified after fish were found stuffed with weights.
It won’t be easy, but we must fix Lake Erie.
“There's good news, but it is coupled with the sobering reality that we have significant problems that linger,” said Brian Smith, associate executive director of Citizens Campaign for the Environment.
If the weather cooperates, fall walleye action can be very good, Bill Hilts Jr. says.
Saturday is a free fishing day as the nation celebrates the 50th anniversary of National Hunting and Fishing Day.
There is plenty of action going on in our open Great Lakes for a variety of species.