Posts Tagged Outdoor recreation

Half-marathon approved for Brooklyn

NEW YORK (AP) — A national road-race organization says it has won approval to stage a Rock ‘n’ Roll half-marathon in Brooklyn next fall.

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Hunting with dogs under attack on Kisatchie

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — The Louisiana Sportsmen Alliance is considering litigation against the U.S. Forest Service due to a decision to ban hunting with dogs in the Kisatchie National Forest this hunting season.

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Winter weather leads to special duck-season

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — While most of South Louisiana gave Jack Frost a single-finger salute for ruining their autumn last week, duck hunters wanted to kiss him on the lips. They had hoped that the spinning polar vortex that pushed January weather to the Gulf of Mexico in early November would inspire waterfowl to visit the very marshes that have no longer been de rigueur among their kind in recent years.

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