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Fishing Report: The bass bite has slowed down, but the hybrids and stripers are still active

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Fishing Report: The bass bite has slowed down, but the hybrids and stripers are still active

August 28th, 2015 12:30 pm by George Thwaites

Sluggish bass fishing, solid striper action and better than average fly fishing for trout highlight this week's look at what's occupying anglers in the Tri-Cities area.

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Hikers behaving badly: Appalachian Trail partying raises ire

Hikers behaving badly: Appalachian Trail partying raises ire

August 30th, 2015 5:59 pm by ALANNA DURKIN, Associated Press

BAXTER STATE PARK, Maine - When Jackson Spencer set out to tackle the Appalachian Trail, he anticipated the solitude that only wilderness can bring - not a rolling, monthslong frat party.

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Dragon Boat teams raise $100,000 for Mountain States Foundation

Dragon Boat teams raise $100,000 for Mountain States Foundation - VIDEO

August 29th, 2015 11:58 pm by Matthew Lane

Hundreds of paddlers hit the water at Warriors Path State Park on Saturday with 28 teams vying for the championship cup in the 10th annual Mountain States Foundation Dragon Boat Festival.

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Farm and Garden photo gallery

August 29th, 2015 9:30 am by Staff Report

The response we got to our call out for garden photos was phenomenal! We will feature more of the photos on the Farm and Garden page over the next few weeks as well as posting the photos in web galleries at timesnews.net.

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ETSU psychology professor to attempt marathon Watauga Lake swim Saturday

ETSU psychology professor to attempt marathon Watauga Lake swim Saturday

August 25th, 2015 10:35 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

"I find nature to be a very inspiring and healing place," Dr. Jodi Polaha Jones said. "There's something very cool about a very big body of water. It's super minimalist."

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Natural Tunnel set to host outdoor skills program and kayak trip

Natural Tunnel set to host outdoor skills program and kayak trip

August 24th, 2015 3:30 pm by Community contributor

Natural Tunnel State Park will host an outdoor skills program and a kayak trip on Friday.

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Steele Creek Park looks to grow while keeping it green

Steele Creek Park looks to grow while keeping it green

August 24th, 2015 10:30 am by Chelsey Bishop

The park is partnering with the Junior League of Bristol to build a small playground, splash pad, shelter, bathrooms and additional parking.

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Farm and Garden photo gallery

August 22nd, 2015 9:30 am by Staff Report

The response we got to our call out for garden photos was phenomenal! We will feature more of the photos on the Farm and Garden page over the next few weeks as well as posting the photos in web galleries at timesnews.net.

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Kingsport angler catches 'ugly bass' in the Holston River in Rogersville

Kingsport angler catches 'ugly bass' in the Holston River in Rogersville

August 21st, 2015 12:30 pm by George Thwaites

John Miller of Kingsport caught a bass this past May that has an exaggerated underbite unlike any he's ever seen. Is it a mutation? Is it congenital? Is it the result of an injury?

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Smokies biologists tracking nuisance bears with GPS collars

Smokies biologists tracking nuisance bears with GPS collars

August 16th, 2015 2:30 pm by Staff Report

Smoky Mountains National Park officials are interested in nuisance bears because they can lose their fear of humans and become dangerous The GPS collar sends updates of the bears' whereabouts every two hours while they remain in the park.

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Farm and Garden photo gallery

August 15th, 2015 9:30 am by Staff Report

The response we got to our call out for garden photos was phenomenal! We will feature more of the photos on the Farm and Garden page over the next few weeks as well as posting the photos in web galleries at timesnews.net.

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