ARE WE LOSING OUT OUTDOOR EXPERTS?

Years ago, in Maine, if your name or photo appeared in either Bud Leavitt (Bangor Daily News) or Gene Letourneau’s column (Portland Press Herald) then you were considered to be someone to be listened to on hunting and fishing matters. Sadly, Bud and Gene have passed and the newbies are filling their column space with more hiking biking, kayaking and other “soft” outdoor topics.