Patricia A. Brotherton Arnold NATURAL BRIDGE, N.Y.  —   Patricia A. Brotherton Arnold, 74, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 22, at the Samaritan Medical Center. She was born on August 20, 1940 in Carthage to Merton and Fern Gladle Brotherton. Her name was legally changed at 16 when she was adopted by Charles Wesley Thompson. […]

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  The Executive Board and the Board of Directors is deeply saddened to hear one of our Lifetime Members (#82) Martin “Buddy” Eckert passed away on March 1, 2018.   Buddy was well known for his Tailgating spot at our Annual Convention.  He was also  known for his Maple Syrup and for several years Buddy was […]

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It is with deep sadness, the New York State Trappers Association (NYSTA) announces the passing of our beloved friend and longtime member Joe Van Houten.  Joe was affectionately known as the “Man of the Mountain” by many of his friends.  His contribution to the trapping community was tremendous.  In 2010 Joe started NYSTA’s Fur Donation […]

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