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Get It In Gear: EDC flashlights a must for dark times

Get It In Gear: EDC flashlights a must for dark times

June 19th, 2014 5:04 pm by George Thwaites

You don't need to be a flashlight geek to understand the importance of having an EDC flashlight. All you need to be is somebody caught in a power outage when and where it's unexpected or extremely inconvenient.

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Local Entertainment Outdoors
Rhododendron the star of annual Roan festival

Rhododendron the star of annual Roan festival

June 17th, 2014 8:32 am by Entertainment Staff

Each June, visitors flock to Roan Mountain to marvel at one of Mother Nature's most colorful performances.

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Sports Live Outdoors
Applications being accepted for WMA Big Game Quota Hunts, elk hunts

Applications being accepted for WMA Big Game Quota Hunts, elk hunts

June 14th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff Report

The application period for the 2014 Wildlife Management Area Big Game Quota Hunts, the regular elk, youth elk and WMA Youth opened June 11. Entries must be submitted before midnight Central time on July 23.

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Outdoors
Tennessee turkey hunters bag nearly 33K birds during spring season

Tennessee turkey hunters bag nearly 33K birds during spring season

June 13th, 2014 1:40 pm by Staff Report

Tennessee turkey hunters passed the 30,000 harvest mark for the 12th straight year during the spring season, the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency reported this week.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories Outdoors
Baatany Goat Project prepares for another year on Roan Mountain balds

Baatany Goat Project prepares for another year on Roan Mountain balds

June 13th, 2014 1:00 pm by Amanda Marsh

For the seventh season, a herd of hungry Angora goats will gnaw their way through the invasive Canada Blackberry plants that threaten the natural "baldness" atop Roan Mountain.

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Regional & National Outdoors
Coast Guard saves kayaker trying to cross Pacific

Coast Guard saves kayaker trying to cross Pacific

June 11th, 2014 8:04 pm by Associated Press

The U.S. Coast Guard says a man is lucky to be alive after he was rescued 11 days into an attempted kayak voyage from California to Hawaii.

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Local News Outdoors
Tweetsie Trail Trek to open trail on August 30

Tweetsie Trail Trek to open trail on August 30

June 4th, 2014 9:25 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

Organizers of the Tweetsie Trail, a 10-mile recreational trail between Johnson City and Elizabethton, announced a fun run set to take place on the opening day of the trail on Saturday, Aug. 30.

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The Clinch Coalition will celebrate National Trails Day with hike

The Clinch Coalition will celebrate National Trails Day with hike

June 2nd, 2014 11:49 am by Collin Brooks

The Clinch Coalition will be hiking the Chief Benges Scout Trail, located in Wise and Scott counties in Southwest Virginia, and the public is invited to get in on the fun.

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Kingsport Fire Department promotes water safety tips to ensure summertime fun

Kingsport Fire Department promotes water safety tips to ensure summertime fun

June 1st, 2014 2:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

Water safety is important year-round, but more people — including families and children — head to area pools, lakes and other waterways this time of year.

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Breaks Park plans National Trails Day events

Breaks Park plans National Trails Day events

May 30th, 2014 3:48 pm by Staff Report

Breaks Interstate Park is celebrating the 22nd annual National Trails Day with special hiking, stream ecology and educational events throughout the day on Saturday, June 7.

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