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Nontraditional recruitment methods grow in new pathways to hunting

Nontraditional recruitment methods grow in new pathways to hunting

January 15th, 2014 8:45 am by By Paul A. Smith, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (MCT)

As hunting in America became more recreation than necessity through the 20th century, a common route emerged: Parents, mostly fathers, taught their children, mostly boys.

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Winter Harvest Feast set for Jan. 18

Winter Harvest Feast set for Jan. 18

January 8th, 2014 6:21 pm by staff reports

The TWRA and Panther Creek State Park invites the public to join them at Spoone Shelter to enjoy a “Winter Harvest Feast” to sample wild game and homemade jam’s and jellies.

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Deep freeze has silver linings for natural world

Deep freeze has silver linings for natural world

January 8th, 2014 6:14 pm by Associated Press

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Heavy ice cover may help raise low water in the Great Lakes and protect shorelines and wetlands from erosion. The extreme cold could also kill some insect pests and slow the migration of invasive species.

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Youth hunt wraps up Tennessee deer season

Youth hunt wraps up Tennessee deer season

January 7th, 2014 8:35 pm by staff reports

Tennessee’s 2013-14 deer season will conclude with the second Young Sportsman Hunt, which is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday.

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13 regional parks offer winter wonderlands

13 regional parks offer winter wonderlands

January 7th, 2014 4:41 pm by Entertainment Staff

From downhill and cross-country skiing, snow boarding and snowshoeing to ice skating and tubing, 13 regional resorts provide a winter playground for area snow enthusiasts.

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Shad kill on Boone triggering striper feeding frenzy

Shad kill on Boone triggering striper feeding frenzy

January 3rd, 2014 6:45 pm by George Thwaites

While temperatures take a nosedive across the region, there is still hot fishing to be had.

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East Tenn. man shot in head with crossbow dies

East Tenn. man shot in head with crossbow dies

January 2nd, 2014 1:02 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency told media outlets that 37-year-old William Nathan Norris died early Thursday after being shot on Wednesday. He had been deer hunting with a partner on private property.

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Crews try to preserve history in Smokies

Crews try to preserve history in Smokies

December 31st, 2013 6:00 pm by JOEL DAVIS, The Daily Times

Great Smoky Mountains National Park continually looks to the past for guidance on maintaining and preserving its historic structures — many from the 1800s — into the future.

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Ott DeFoe blasts off 2014 Let's Go Fishin' seminars

Ott DeFoe blasts off 2014 Let's Go Fishin' seminars

December 30th, 2013 9:07 pm by George Thwaites

The Bassmaster Elite Series pro's Jan. 2 appearance the first of eight seminars to be held each Thursday night at Higher Ground Baptist Church this winter. A different angling professional will serve as the featured speaker each week.

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TWRA seeks photos for Tennessee Wildlife Magazine's calendar issue

TWRA seeks photos for Tennessee Wildlife Magazine's calendar issue

December 27th, 2013 12:49 am by Staff Report

The TWRA is accepting entries for its 2014-15 photo contest for publication in the Tennessee Wildlife Magazine’s annual calendar issue. If a photo is selected for the calendar edition, the photographer will receive a cash stipend of $60.

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