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Wednesday, February 28th, 2024

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New York Bowhunters founding member, Walt Dixon, reflects on accomplishments, and use of crossbows

Walt Dixon, of Tully, N.Y., is a founding member of New York Bowhunters and served as the group’s second president. Due to health reasons, he’s been hunting with a crossbow for the first time this season, but still feels allowing anyone to use a crossbow during the entire archery season could result in eventual season adjustments. (Photo by David Figura)
Walt Dixon has been a long-time champion of bowhunting and hunting in general in New York State. Dixon, 75, of Tully, in Onondaga County, is a charter member of the New York Bowhunters Inc. He played a key role in its original formation in 1991, was the group’s second president and did administrative work for the association for close to 20 years.
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