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VDGIF welcoming public input on Stocked Trout Management Plan

VDGIF welcoming public input on Stocked Trout Management Plan

July 24th, 2015 9:55 am by Staff Report

The plan includes values and goals, as defined by diverse stakeholders, to determine what Virginians want the stocked trout program to achieve.

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News Regional & National Outdoors
Rescuers tend to injured Appalachian Trail hikers

Rescuers tend to injured Appalachian Trail hikers

July 23rd, 2015 4:00 pm by Associated Press

Rescuers have come to the aid of several Appalachian Trail hikers in New Hampshire, who are coping with slippery trails due to thunderstorms and humidity.

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Community TriCityMom Outdoors
Natural Tunnel State Park to host Lighting of the Tunnel

Natural Tunnel State Park to host Lighting of the Tunnel

July 23rd, 2015 3:30 pm by Community contributor

Natural Tunnel State Park will host a Lighting of the Tunnel event this weekend.

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Community Outdoors
High Knob Recreation Area celebrates 75 years

High Knob Recreation Area celebrates 75 years

July 22nd, 2015 3:30 pm by Community contributor

High Knob Recreation Area will celebrate its 75th anniversary this weekend. The celebration will begin at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 25 at the amphitheater.

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Community Outdoors
23rd annual South Holston Lake & River Cleanup will take place Saturday, Aug. 8

23rd annual South Holston Lake & River Cleanup will take place Saturday, Aug. 8

July 21st, 2015 1:30 pm by Community Contributor

Volunteers have removed more than 650 tons of litter from the lake, river and surrounding area during the event over the last 22 years.

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Community TriCityMom Outdoors
Go 'canorkeling' at Natural Tunnel State Park

Go 'canorkeling' at Natural Tunnel State Park

July 20th, 2015 3:30 pm by Community contributor

Natural Tunnel State park will host a "canorkeling" event on Wednesday. Not your typical canoe trip, guests will have the opportunity to explore the rich history of the Clinch River and learn of a time when Native Americans and Longhunters lived along its

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Community Sports Live Outdoors
Fishing guide Liles to speak at July Trout Unlimited meeting

Fishing guide Liles to speak at July Trout Unlimited meeting

July 20th, 2015 7:25 am by Ron Harrington, community contributor

The July meeting of the Overmountain Chapter of Trout Unlimited will be held Tuesday at the Smokehouse BBQ in Elizabethton. The guest speaker will be Brownie Liles, fishing guide and managing partner of the Watauga River Lodge.

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Community Photos TriCityMom Outdoors

Farm and Garden photo gallery.

July 18th, 2015 9:30 am by Staff Report

The response we got to our call out for garden photos was phenomenal! We will feature more of the photos on the Farm and Garden page over the next few weeks as well as posting the photos in web galleries at timesnews.net.

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Sports Sports Live Outdoors
Smallmouth bass moving farther up Watauga tailwater than fly fishers used to seeing

Smallmouth bass moving farther up Watauga tailwater than fly fishers used to seeing

July 17th, 2015 12:30 pm by George Thwaites

Historically low water levels on Boone Lake have apparently encouraged some movement of the lake's sunfishes up both tributaries feeding the reservoir.

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Community Local News Outdoors

Festus Sighting: UFO over Kingsport on Thursday

July 16th, 2015 9:25 pm by George Thwaites

Random sighting of large yellow UFO flying over Model City with a smile on its face on Thursday evening. No report of crop circles yet.

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