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Feds seek to revoke celebrity hunter's probation

Feds seek to revoke celebrity hunter's probation

June 28th, 2013 8:33 am by BILL DRAPER, Associated Press

Federal prosecutors have asked a judge to revoke the probation of William "Spook" Spann, 50, of Dickson, Tenn., who pleaded guilty in November to transporting unlawfully taken wildlife across state lines in violation of the federal Lacey Act.

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Boone Lake hybrids on night time feeding sprees

Boone Lake hybrids on night time feeding sprees

June 27th, 2013 6:05 pm by George Thwaites

Got hybrids? Boone Lake certainly has. And local angling author Keith Bartlett has been getting into them.

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Get It In Gear: GSI Ketalist cook kit

Get It In Gear: GSI Ketalist cook kit

June 26th, 2013 9:21 pm by George Thwaites

If you need to boil some water in the woods for tea or instant coffee, you can get your Bilbo Baggins on with the GSI Halulite Ketalist– a lightweight tea kettle built for adventurers. Here is your handle. Here is your spout.

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Scrapbook Showcase: The Beauty of Roan Mountain

June 26th, 2013 11:50 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by Fred Mattingly. A collection of the photos, showcasing the beauty of Roan Mountain, appeared in the print edition of Sunday Stories on June 23.

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Black bear scales 10-foot fence to visit Knoxville Zoo

June 25th, 2013 11:46 am by Amy McCray, Knoxville News Sentinel

While zoos are always alert to keep their exotic animals safely inside their habitats, they rarely experience a wild animal the size of a bear wanting to get inside their boundaries.

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TWRA steps up BUI enforcement on state waterways

TWRA steps up BUI enforcement on state waterways

June 24th, 2013 9:13 am by Associated Press

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officers will saturate reservoirs across the state this weekend, looking particularly for operators boating under the influence.

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Going hiking in the Smokies? Here are some tips

Going hiking in the Smokies? Here are some tips

June 23rd, 2013 6:47 pm by Associated Press

Challenges to hiking in the Smokies shouldn’t deter folks from stepping out and visiting trails the park has to offer.

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Local professor traces Boone's trail into Kentucky

June 22nd, 2013 11:06 am by Associated Press

Milligan journalism professor Jim Dahlman told the Lexington Herald-Leader that he left Elizabethton on May 22 and trekked 275 miles through part of Virginia to end up at Fort Boonesborough State Park near Richmond, Ky., this month.

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Super full moon shines brightly this weekend

June 22nd, 2013 11:02 am by Associated Press

The biggest and brightest full moon of the year graces the sky early Sunday as our celestial neighbor swings closer to Earth than usual.

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Buffalo Mountain Camp offering opportunities for families and groups

Buffalo Mountain Camp offering opportunities for families and groups

June 21st, 2013 5:04 pm by Amanda Marsh

Spring has been a solemn reminder of the battle between Buffalo Mountain Camp and nature that took place almost a year ago. Organizers had to cancel camp this summer, but have decided to offer daylong outings for families and groups.

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