Kingsport Times News Thursday, November 20, 2014
Outdoors
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.

Comments
Sports Sports Live Outdoors
Fisheries biologist to discuss status of NET trout

Fisheries biologist to discuss status of NET trout

July 8th, 2013 4:45 pm by Staff Reports

Jim Habera, who oversees trout fisheries in Region IV, will discuss the status of Northeast Tennessee’s wild trout and tailwater fisheries.

Comments
Photos Outdoors

Boaters enjoy a four-day Fourth

July 7th, 2013 3:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Be it bouncing on an inflatable being towed, skimming along on a jet ski or fishing in a quiet cove, Fort Patrick Henry Lake at Warriors Path State Park was a floating flotilla of Fun for the four days of the Fourth.

Comments
Sports Live Outdoors
Get It in Gear: Motorola MT-350R two-way radio smart move for outdoors-minded

Get It in Gear: Motorola MT-350R two-way radio smart move for outdoors-minded

July 7th, 2013 9:00 am by George Thwaites

The Motorola MT-350R Talkabout series fits the “everybody ought to have a couple of these” category of items for any disaster preparedness kit.

Comments
Sports Live Outdoors
Get It In Gear: Becker BK-7 a great all-around knife for adventure

Get It In Gear: Becker BK-7 a great all-around knife for adventure

July 5th, 2013 6:15 pm by George Thwaites

The Becker BK-7 was designed from the outset as a high-utility, high value tool that average U.S. military personnel could afford. This covers what most people want in a general purpose utility knife.

Comments
Community Outdoors
Arborist certification course set for Abingdon

Arborist certification course set for Abingdon

July 5th, 2013 1:52 pm by Staff Report

The Arborist Certification Course will be held July 16-18 in Abingdon in cooperation with Trees Virginia. It has been designed to assist tree care professionals and other professionals who wish to become certified arborists.

Comments
Sports Sports Live Outdoors
Strange Days: stripers and hybrids still in the river near Rogersville

Strange Days: stripers and hybrids still in the river near Rogersville

July 4th, 2013 3:59 pm by George Thwaites

A strong rockfish and hybrid bite in the Holston River in Rogersville has local angling experts scratching their heads.

Comments
Sports Sports Live Outdoors

Holston Army Ammunition Plant will hold no deer hunts in 2013

July 3rd, 2013 7:06 pm by George Thwaites

The drawing hunts, which have always had a strict quota, were originally initiated to prevent the installation’s deer herd from exceeding the carrying capacity of the enclosed property.

Comments
Community Photos Sunday Stories TriCityMom Outdoors
Going Places: Winged Deer Park has become a popular staycation destination

Going Places: Winged Deer Park has become a popular staycation destination

July 2nd, 2013 10:17 am by Debra McCown

Winged Deer Park might be known as a tournament ballpark, but it also has much more to offer, said Roger Blakeley, director of Johnson City Parks and Recreation.

Comments
Outdoors
Smokies rangers issue high-water alert for Fourth of July week

Smokies rangers issue high-water alert for Fourth of July week

July 1st, 2013 9:48 pm by knoxville news sentinel

With potentially heavy rainfall forecast throughout this week, Great Smoky Mountains National Park rangers are advising visitors to be extremely cautious near area rivers.

Comments