(Renee Sauer photo) Manging editor Brian Lindamood mentioned that I should check out this sweet nature preserve near the popular Whetstone Park. Whetstone Prairie is a joint project among several different groups, and he said there are tons of birds (like the American goldfinch above).That's my kind of place. A man faces criminal charges involving the alleged cultivation of marijuana at Salt Fork Wildlife Area in Guernsey County, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Yikes! Adult women who wish to experience the Ohio wilderness should check out this conference, which runs Oct. 3-5 at Recreation Unlimited in Ashley. As the fishing season dies down for occasional, recreational anglers, many want to eat a few fish. if you don't know how to properly fillet one, check this. Clintonville Outfitters is holding its popular "Intro to Backpacking" class on Tuesday, Aug. 19, at 7:30 p.m. Full schedule and directions can be found here. Classes are free.