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Volunteers sought for fourth annual Watauga Lake Cleanup

Volunteers sought for fourth annual Watauga Lake Cleanup

July 16th, 2013 1:21 pm by Staff Report

Volunteers will be scouring the waters and shorelines of Watauga Lake on Saturday, July 20, during the Watauga Lake Cleanup.

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John Sevier Campground, fishing access slated to close in September

John Sevier Campground, fishing access slated to close in September - VIDEO

July 15th, 2013 9:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — It’s not a popular plan among area fishermen, but the John Sevier Campground and shoreline fishing access near Rogersville’s old steam plant will be closed to the public beginning sometime in September.

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Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park brings history and nature together

Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park brings history and nature together

July 15th, 2013 2:24 pm by Katina Rose

Beauty, nature and history all come together at Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park, located in Limestone, just a short drive from anywhere in the Tri-Cities.

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Tenkara: Japanese fly fishing technique strives to keep it simple

Tenkara: Japanese fly fishing technique strives to keep it simple

July 13th, 2013 6:17 pm by George Thwaites

If you’re one of those guys who believes there’s no such thing as having too much Zen in your fly fishing, East Tennessee guide Randy Ratliff has something you’ll want to check out.

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Ducks show 6-percent decrease  from 2012 spring figures

Ducks show 6-percent decrease from 2012 spring figures

July 12th, 2013 5:54 pm by Staff Reports

Duck numbers overall remain strong this year. Despite slight declines, most species remain well above long-term averages.

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Water Hazard: fishing is good, but high water has put a lot of floating trash in local lakes

Water Hazard: fishing is good, but high water has put a lot of floating trash in local lakes

July 11th, 2013 9:18 pm by George Thwaites

For the second week in a row, there are reports of very large logs floating low in the water on Cherokee. There is also a lot of debris on Boone Lake.

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Wildlife agents kill 100 Canada geese removed from Tenn. campus

Wildlife agents kill 100 Canada geese removed from Tenn. campus

July 11th, 2013 3:16 pm by Associated Press

The president of Chattanooga State Community College says he didn't know federal wildlife agents would kill the geese they removed from the campus.

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Roany Boyz invite new stewards to the Highlands of Roan, July 19 - 21

Roany Boyz invite new stewards to the Highlands of Roan, July 19 - 21

July 10th, 2013 10:34 am by Staff Report

“Volunteer of the Year” group plans weekend retreat to camp, maintain grassy balds near Appalachian Trail

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Gator chomps down on teen's head at Fla. park

Gator chomps down on teen's head at Fla. park

July 10th, 2013 6:00 am by Associated Press

A 17-year-old was treated for puncture wounds on his head after being bitten by an alligator while swimming at a central Florida state park.

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Tennessee commission again considering sandhill crane hunt

Tennessee commission again considering sandhill crane hunt

July 10th, 2013 12:30 am by Associated Press

The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission will again consider instituting a sandhill crane hunt. State wildlife officials will take public comment, and the commission will decide whether to allow crane hunting when it meets in August.

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