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Young eagles rescued after nest blown down

Young eagles rescued after nest blown down

June 7th, 2013 6:20 am by Associated Press

Wildlife rehabilitators have rescued two juvenile bald eagles whose nest fell 75 feet to the ground during a thunderstorm in Sevierville.

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Sports Live Outdoors
Chatter at state track meet leads to hot fishing tip

Chatter at state track meet leads to hot fishing tip

June 6th, 2013 7:00 pm by George Thwaites

High school sporting events aren’t places you’d usually expect to pick up hot fishing tips, but over the years this is exactly where we’ve found ourselves pointed in very profitable directions.

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Father's Day 'You Da Man' 5K raises prostate cancer awareness

Father's Day 'You Da Man' 5K raises prostate cancer awareness

June 6th, 2013 4:31 pm by Staff Report

We Run Events owners Hank Brown and Natalie Whitlock, both cancer survivors and both marathon runners, will host an inaugural race to benefit prostate cancer awareness on Father’s Day.

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Community Outdoors
Be paw-pared before visiting a dog park

Be paw-pared before visiting a dog park

June 5th, 2013 1:36 pm by Marci Gore

A dog park can be a great way to enjoy the outdoors with your canine companions. But before heading out the door, you may want to consider some tips from two local veterinarians.

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Take down your fishin' pole: Saturday is free fishing day in Tennessee

Take down your fishin' pole: Saturday is free fishing day in Tennessee

June 5th, 2013 4:40 am by staff and wire reports

Tennessee’s annual free fishing day is Saturday, when the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency allows fishing without a license in public waters. Children ages 13 through 15 will able to fish without a license through June 14.

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Events: Happenings at Natural Tunnel State Park

Events: Happenings at Natural Tunnel State Park

June 4th, 2013 11:54 am by Staff report

“National Get Outdoors Day” Saturday, June 8, 2013. Join Virginia State Parks as they provide a variety of programs for their community and for families to participate in that will take place in the outdoors.

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Regional & National Outdoors
Tenn. sets traps to catch emerald ash borers

Tenn. sets traps to catch emerald ash borers

June 4th, 2013 5:00 am by Associated Press

State and federal agriculture officials are tracking how far the emerald ash borer beetle has advanced by hanging purple triangular traps in trees across Tennessee.

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Sports Regional & National Outdoors
Freedom to Fish Act protects angling along Cumberland River dams

Freedom to Fish Act protects angling along Cumberland River dams

June 3rd, 2013 6:41 pm by BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press

Anglers won their fight Monday to preserve access to prime fishing spots below dams along the Cumberland River in Kentucky and Tennessee, catching the attention of Congress and now President Barack Obama.

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Research suggests sunscreen slows skin aging, if used often enough

Research suggests sunscreen slows skin aging, if used often enough

June 3rd, 2013 6:23 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

WASHINGTON — If worry about skin cancer doesn’t make you slather on sunscreen, maybe vanity will: New research provides some of the strongest evidence to date that near-daily sunscreen use can slow the aging of your skin.

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Sports Live Outdoors
TWRC sets hunting seasons for 2013-14

TWRC sets hunting seasons for 2013-14

June 1st, 2013 2:03 am by Staff Report

The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Resources Commission set the state’s 2013-14 hunting seasons at its May meeting, which concluded Friday.

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