We were certainly sorry to hear about Tom Sluiter’s passing from Larry’s column in the Hungry Horse News. Remembering Tom Sluiter Sad news on the North Fork this week as we were informed of the unexpected death of Tom Sliuter. The Sluiters, Tom and Jenny, have been long-time North Fork landowners. While Tom was teaching… Read More »
An aging population means no North Fork beach party this year I hate to admit it, but the older I get, the less I like change. Thus, I really like both Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners at Sondreson Community Hall. Typically, from 80 to 100 people are present for Thanksgiving and about 60 attend Christmas dinner.
A belated thank you You would think, as old as I am (81), that I would be wiser and make fewer mistakes. Not so. Just about the time I get a little smug, I stumble and blunder into a boo-boo. The latest, but not my biggest, blunder was my column about the recent Thanksgiving celebration… Read More »
Thanks, Larry, for the NFNews plug! Thoughts on Thanksgiving and hunting season Yep, we did it again. More than 100 folks gathered at Sondresson Community Hall to celebrate Thanksgiving. Steve and Christine Berg and Mark and Margaret Heaphy did their usual great job of starting early morning fires in the stoves and decorating so the… Read More »
Stuck in the North Fork Hunters are now pleased to have tracking snow in the North Fork River Valley. We have had two days where several inches of snow fell and, even with normal settling, there is a general covering of snow ranging from a couple of inches to half a foot, depending on where… Read More »
Wilson has more thoughts on North Fork grizzly situation I was not surprised when I heard that the grizzly in Donaldson’s Meadow had been trapped and relocated. In fac
In his Hungry Horse News column, Larry talks about the habituated grizzlies in Polebridge. Read his full column here.
Larry’s Hungry Horse News column this week remembers Scott Emmerich. Fond remembrance of Emmerich Scott Emmerich was one of the finest people I have ever known. Like most North Forkers, I first met him in his capacity as Polebridge Subdistrict Ranger. He was a marvel. In part he was like the old time rangers.
Here’s Larry Wilson’s Hungry Horse News column for the week … The North Fork Forum A little of a year ago, a new group calling themselves the North Fork Forum was formed. To my knowledge, they have not elected officers. They are just a loose group of North Fork landowners who talked about doing something… Read More »
In his Hungry Horse News column this week, Larry responds to a reader who sent him an 18 page anonymous letter with numerous complaints about his column. As the recipient of similar anonymous comments about NFNews, all we can say is that some folks have way to much time on their hands. And folks who… Read More »