DEC Closes Wakely Mountain Trail
The Wakely Mountain trail is being closed because the condition of the fire tower has gotten much worse. So bad in fact that DEC officials are worried strong winds could topple the tower and possibly injure anyone in the area.
Free Fishing In New York
If it says "free", then I'm all for it.  Although, I did buy a fishing license for the first time in some years.  But I think this is a great idea if you only fish occasionally, or maybe you're trying fishing for the first time.