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Bill would add nearly 8,000 acres of NE Tennessee land to protected wilderness in Cherokee National Forest

Bill would add nearly 8,000 acres of NE Tennessee land to protected wilderness in Cherokee National Forest

April 11th, 2014 10:33 am by Brad Hicks

Through it, 4,446 acres would be added to the Big Laurel Branch Wilderness area in Carter and Johnson counties. It would also add 2,922 acres to the Sampson Mountain Wilderness in Washington and Unicoi counties

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Updated: Bear menaces west Johnson City

Updated: Bear menaces west Johnson City

April 10th, 2014 10:23 am by Gary B. Gray

A large black bear is wreaking havoc in a neighborhood near Woodland Elementary School.

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Milligan College Cycling Classic in downtown Elizabethton

Milligan College Cycling Classic in downtown Elizabethton - VIDEO

April 6th, 2014 3:40 pm by Sam Watson

Historic Elizabethton Criterium draws cycling teams from around the country.

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Foot golf makes splash in local debut

Foot golf makes splash in local debut

April 4th, 2014 10:21 pm by Joe Avento

For all the golfers who have ever been tempted to use the old foot wedge, there's a new game that might be right up your fairway.

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With flies or spinning tackle preparation yields more fish

March 27th, 2014 3:51 pm by Johnny Molloy

Area fly and spin fishermen are blessed with ample opportunities to ply our trade here in East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

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Drones spying on fisherman? Tennessee's Senate says no can do

Drones spying on fisherman? Tennessee's Senate says no can do

February 27th, 2014 2:24 pm by Associated Press

A proposal that would prohibit the use of drones to conduct video surveillance of outdoorsmen in Tennessee without their permission has passed the Senate.

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Benefit set for NE Tennessee man paralyzed in hunting mishap

Benefit set for NE Tennessee man paralyzed in hunting mishap

February 18th, 2014 1:11 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

On Oct. 14, Keith Campbell fell 20 feet from a tree stand while hunting. Following surgery the next day, doctors confirmed that Keith will be paralyzed from the chest down.

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Feds OK $4.3 million Smoky Mountains archive

Feds OK $4.3 million Smoky Mountains archive

February 10th, 2014 9:59 am by Associated Press

$2 million in federal money and $2.3 million from private donations will fund the Joint Curatorial Collections Facility near the Townsend entrance to the park.

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Lewis ranks among nation's best

Lewis ranks among nation's best

January 22nd, 2014 7:35 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jordan Lewis, a freshman at Daniel Boone High School, recently placed third in the 15-16 year-old age bracket at the USA National Cyclo-Cross Championship in Colorado.

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Crews trying to reach stranded climber in Greene Co.

Crews trying to reach stranded climber in Greene Co.

December 6th, 2013 11:10 am by Associated Press

Greene and Washington county rescue squads tried to reach the person overnight, but weren't successful.

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