Kingsport Times News Monday, April 21, 2014
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Hope floats: Owners of Clinch River Adventures look to build on success

Hope floats: Owners of Clinch River Adventures look to build on success

April 5th, 2014 2:00 pm by Stephen Igo

When Terry and Brock took the plunge into a seasonal small business enterprise, they actually did. Whether by tube, canoe or kayak, the Funks can provide folks the means for a bucolic summertime, current-assisted float downriver.

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Local News Outdoors
SW Va.  legislators say funding for Clinch River  park looks solid

SW Va. legislators say funding for Clinch River park looks solid

April 4th, 2014 11:51 pm by Stephen Igo

Although a state budget deal remains elusive in Richmond, funding to create a new state park along the Clinch River in parts of Wise, Scott and Russell counties appears to be a safe bet for the time being.

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Sports Sports Live Outdoors
Fishing Report: Paddlefish getting paddled at Horseshoe Bend

Fishing Report: Paddlefish getting paddled at Horseshoe Bend

April 4th, 2014 8:34 pm by George Thwaites

The 15-day paddlefish season formerly opened on March 1, with warm water discharges from the John Sevier Steam Plant Dam stimulating an early migration date. With the steam plant has shut down, the TWRA moved the season opener to April 1.

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Virginia House approves initial funding for creation of Clinch River State Park

Virginia House approves initial funding for creation of Clinch River State Park

April 4th, 2014 12:02 am by Wes Bunch

"It's exciting and I believe it's really going to help open up a lot of opportunities for tourism and for entrepreneurs who want to take advantage of that," Del. Terry Kilgore said. "It's a beautiful area and it's perfect for a state park."

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ETSU to celebrate Earth Month with many free, public events

April 2nd, 2014 9:13 am by Staff Report

This is the fifth year ETSU has participated in Earth Month, with over 30 events scheduled to raise awareness and encourage action to conserve natural resources.

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High winds level iconic Grandfather Mountain sign

March 31st, 2014 7:26 pm by Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation

The iconic Grandfather Mountain sign that served as a Linville, N.C., landmark for nearly 60 years was leveled by high winds Sunday morning.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories Outdoors

Sunday Scrapbook seeks photos of your outdoor adventures

March 31st, 2014 8:54 am by Sunday Scrapbook

Sunday Stories invites readers to share life's memorable moments each week in Sunday Scrapbook.

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Outdoors
Spring wild turkey hunting season under way in Tennessee

Spring wild turkey hunting season under way in Tennessee

March 30th, 2014 1:00 am by Staff Report

Tennessee's spring hunting season for wild turkeys began Saturday, and Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officials expect the 2014 harvest to be in line of those in recent years.

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Community Videos Outdoors
Toy Talks Turkey with Toy Simpson -  Habitat and Trophy Birds

Toy Talks Turkey with Toy Simpson - Habitat and Trophy Birds - VIDEO

March 28th, 2014 9:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Join Toy Simpson, charter member of the Bays Mountain Longbeards, as he talks turkey. Today Toy talks about Habitat and shows us some Trophy Birds.

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Community Videos Outdoors
Toy Talks Turkey with Toy Simpson - Camouflage, Decoys, and Hunting Safety

Toy Talks Turkey with Toy Simpson - Camouflage, Decoys, and Hunting Safety - VIDEO

March 27th, 2014 9:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Join Toy Simpson, charter member of the Bays Mountain Longbeards, as he talks turkey. Today Toy talks about Camouflage, Decoys, and Turkey Hunting Safety. There will be a new video posted on TimesNews.net everyday this week!

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