About Michael Virtanen

Michael Virtanen is a former Explorer staff reporter who also previously worked as a correspondent for the Associated Press and for daily newspapers in Albany, Utica and Amsterdam, N.Y.

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  1. Davis Moquin says

    Just a shame this continues to happen. Also, just a few miles to the North the Saranac is apparently still on hold for dam retrofits/removals to aid the recovery of that fishery. Where is DEC and groups like Trout Unlimited as the promises here have been in place for a long time?

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