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Regional & National Outdoors
Black bears beginning to emerge; large population expected in East Tennessee

Black bears beginning to emerge; large population expected in East Tennessee

March 11th, 2015 1:26 pm by Associated Press

Bear tracks have already been spotted in some areas in the Smoky Mountains

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Bays Mountain ready to add to wolf population

Bays Mountain ready to add to wolf population

March 10th, 2015 12:14 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Bays Mountain Park's wolf program first began in 1992 with the arrival of three 6-month-old pups.

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Columns Outdoors Running Around
Tony Casey

Tip Tip props to the late, great Tom Dosser - PHOTOS/VIDEO

March 5th, 2015 9:14 am by Tony Casey

"Lone Oak Trail would not exist except for A.T. Dosser III, who discovered the land, conceived the trail & constructed most of it," reads the welcome sign. A recent trail running experience on Dosser's trail really put things into perspective for me. As I

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Meet your neighbor: Local hiker discovers lost treasures off the beaten path

Meet your neighbor: Local hiker discovers lost treasures off the beaten path

March 1st, 2015 9:43 pm by Jessica Fuller

White waterfalls and vast, mountainous overlooks are something that accompany Gray resident Jason Horton on a daily basis, whether it's touching up stunning photos, writing in his blog or seeing it all for himself.

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Arborist: Tree topping a recipe for disaster - PHOTOS

Arborist: Tree topping a recipe for disaster - PHOTOS

February 16th, 2015 8:55 am by Tony Casey

Though a spin through nearly every neighborhood in the area shows that tree topping is a common practice, local arborist David Sprinkle simply can't find a good reason for a person to have their trees topped.

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Great horned owlet found in East Tennessee taken to wildlife rehabilitator

Great horned owlet found in East Tennessee taken to wildlife rehabilitator

February 13th, 2015 3:49 pm by Liv McConnell, Knoxville News-Sentinel

TWRA and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service agents determined the owlet's parents had not visited the nest since its return.

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Columns Outdoors Running Around
Tony Casey

Brad Hudson: Volume needed to get the most out of your 26.2

February 12th, 2015 7:50 am by Tony Casey

While his elites are hitting anywhere from 110 to 150 miles a week - out of reach for most non-professional runners - Hudson said this high-volume training allows runners to recover from long, hard workouts and brings running economy efficiency.

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Tony Casey

The nicest thing you can do for your best friend

February 5th, 2015 9:29 am by Tony Casey

If I sound like I'm advocating for the Johnson City Dog Park, it's because I am, and there's enough room for more well behaved, extremely loved dogs who like interacting with their peers. And that's just what you'll find at the park. It's safe, sound and

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Local News Outdoors Rails to Trails
Tweetsie looks to close out trail projects with fundraising

Tweetsie looks to close out trail projects with fundraising

February 4th, 2015 9:19 am by Tony Casey

Another fundraising push by the Tweetsie Trail task force in the coming weeks is expected to help finish off several projects.

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Outdoors
Youth waterfowl hunts set for Tennessee

Youth waterfowl hunts set for Tennessee

January 27th, 2015 11:11 am by Contributed to the Press

The dates that appear in the annual Tennessee Wildlife Magazine calendar were listed incorrectly.

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