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Huge landslide covers road in Denali National Park

Huge landslide covers road in Denali National Park

October 26th, 2013 5:00 am by RACHEL D'ORO, Associated Press

A massive landslide in Denali National Park in Alaska rained tons of rock and soil on parts of a road that attracts scores of tourists each summer, park officials said Friday.

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Cold snap harbinger of hot fall fishing

Cold snap harbinger of hot fall fishing

October 25th, 2013 5:12 pm by Greg Peters

The Zara Spook has been an outstanding topwater bait. Shallow-running crankbaits have also been killer on bass breaking in schools of surfacing shad. Swimbaits, both singles and Alabama rigs, are getting strikes.

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Regional & National Outdoors
Officials investigating fish kill on lower Little River

Officials investigating fish kill on lower Little River

October 22nd, 2013 5:00 am by Morgan Simmons, Staff Writer

State environmental officials are continuing their investigation of a mysterious fish kill that occurred on the lower Little River over the weekend. “It killed game fish all the way down to suckers and shad. It wasn’t specific to any one species.”

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Yard sale, silent auction to benefit hunter paralyzed in fall

Yard sale, silent auction to benefit hunter paralyzed in fall

October 20th, 2013 7:14 pm by Jeff Bobo

MOUNT CARMEL — Friends are banding together to help a Mount Carmel family of six whose lives have been drastically altered by a tragic hunting accident last week.

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Sports Live Outdoors
Tennessee sandhill crane permits go fast

Tennessee sandhill crane permits go fast

October 20th, 2013 7:00 am by Associated Press

At the October meeting of the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission, officials from the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency gave a report on the recent distribution of permits for the state's upcoming sandhill crane hunting season.

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The 'Pumpkin Month'  usually marks the start of great fall fishing in Northeast Tennessee

The 'Pumpkin Month' usually marks the start of great fall fishing in Northeast Tennessee

October 18th, 2013 4:18 pm by George Thwaites

We’re a good two weeks away from candy corn and sugar skulls, but the night bass bite seems to be rocking on most area reservoirs.

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Local News Outdoors
Rabies detected in bat found in Pound area residence

Rabies detected in bat found in Pound area residence

October 16th, 2013 10:28 pm by Wes Bunch

WISE — Lenowisco Health District Director Eleanor Cantrell, MD, characterized rabies as a “real threat” in the area due to the fact rabid bats have been previously identified in the Lenowisco District, which encompasses Lee, Wise and Scott counties and th

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Scrapbook Showcase: Tennessee Waterfalls

October 16th, 2013 11:09 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features a collection of photos featuring Tennessee waterfalls. It was submitted by Kevin Ewers.

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Retired Smokies biologist recounts 32 years of wildlife work in new book

Retired Smokies biologist recounts 32 years of wildlife work in new book

October 15th, 2013 6:00 am by Morgan Simmons, Staff Writer

For 32 years, wildlife biologist Kim DeLozier hunted wild hogs and darted nuisance bears all over the Smokies. By the time DeLozier retired in 2010, he had some stories to tell — enough to fill a book.

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VDGIF launches full-online hunter ed course for adults

VDGIF launches full-online hunter ed course for adults

October 14th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

On Oct. 1, the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries launched “full-online” hunter education courses for Virginia residents who are 18 years of age or older.

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