Tonight on The Local Edition 8/12/21 at 6:30 p.m.
–Kelley Stewart, Forestry Specialist
“Wayne County Woodsmen’s Competition”
The 37th Wayne County Woodmen’s Competition, this Saturday, Aug. 14, at 1 pm in front of the grandstand at the Wayne County Fair in Honesdale, PA… Men – and Women will be showing off their professional skills in the timber harvesting industry.
Watch them as they wield axes, chainsaws, and other equipment as they compete in a series of individual and doubles events such as Axe Throwing, Chain Sawing, Crosscut, and Log Rolling.
Here to tell us more about this event is Kelley Stewart, Forestry Specialist Wayne Conservation District.
-Jen Metzger, Former NY State Senator for the 42nd District
“Climate and the Clean Energy Transition”
Climate change is one of the most major issues the country is facing and the world.
Electricity is in more demand than ever, but two-thirds of the world’s electricity still comes from burning fossil fuels, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency.
How do we transition from fossil fuels to more renewable energy sources?
Here to discuss this is Former NY State Senator for the 42nd District Jen Metzger.
All this and more on The Local Edition, Community News for the Catskills, and Northeast Pennsylvania.
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