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Bow season on black bears opens in Tennessee

Bow season on black bears opens in Tennessee

September 29th, 2014 8:37 am by Associated Press

State law permits each registered hunter to make one kill per season.

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Wildlife Services set to drop raccoon vaccines from helicopters

Wildlife Services set to drop raccoon vaccines from helicopters

September 25th, 2014 8:59 pm by Tony Casey

It's a bird. It's a plane. It's ... the United States Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Services dropping oral rabies vaccines from a helicopter?

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Some changes for fifth running of Bluegrass Half-Marathon

Some changes for fifth running of Bluegrass Half-Marathon

September 16th, 2014 9:24 pm by Tony Casey

Accordingly, this year's new Bluegrass Half Marathon course is shaped like a guitar.

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Kudzu-eating bugs: Friend or foe?

Kudzu-eating bugs: Friend or foe?

September 15th, 2014 8:57 am by Morgan Simmons, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Kudzu bugs are related to stink bugs, and like stink bugs they emit a strong, spicy odor when disturbed.

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Fathers, sons build relationships at Doe River Gorge - VIDEO

Fathers, sons build relationships at Doe River Gorge - VIDEO - VIDEO

September 13th, 2014 10:49 pm by Tony Casey

Robert Amaya is an actor who is well known for his roles in "October Baby," "Moms' Night Out" and the upcoming "Altar Egos," which will have Amaya as the leading man.

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Boating club gives Holston Home children lifetime memory

Boating club gives Holston Home children lifetime memory

September 12th, 2014 9:52 am by Contributed/Nicole Rader/Holston Home for Children

On a beautiful Saturday morning in August, twenty-seven youth from Holston United Methodist Home for Children had the experience of a lifetime.

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Quake on the Lake to feature BMS-like speeds

Quake on the Lake to feature BMS-like speeds

September 12th, 2014 9:07 am by Joe Avento

They'll be racing on water, not concrete, but Todd Brinkman likens this weekend's Winged Deer Quake on the Lake to a NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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DNA test ordered to confirm whether slain mountain lion was the one that attacked boy

DNA test ordered to confirm whether slain mountain lion was the one that attacked boy

September 11th, 2014 12:17 pm by Associated Press

After three days of searching and trap setting, the mountain lion was found and treed by dogs Wednesday before it was fatally shot in Cupertino by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, agency spokesman Patrick Foy said.

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Search resumes for mountain lion that attacked 6-year-old boy

Search resumes for mountain lion that attacked 6-year-old boy

September 8th, 2014 10:06 pm by TERRY COLLINS, Associated Press

Officials said the boy was released from the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center on Monday, a day after suffering bite wounds and scratches on his head and neck.

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Dragon the line: Annual charity race hits goal for children's hospital

Dragon the line: Annual charity race hits goal for children's hospital

September 6th, 2014 10:36 pm by Max Hrenda

To raise money for some new medical technology, Mountain States Health Alliance looked to one of the world's oldest sports.

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