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GAME AND PARKS COMMISSION OK’S TWO BIGHORN PERMITS FOR 2015

The Nebraska Game and Parks Board of Commissioners authorized one lottery and one auction bighorn sheep permit for 2015 at …Read More

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FEDERAL JUDGE REINSTATES FEDERAL WOLF PROTECTION IN WYOMING

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) – A federal judge in Washington, D.C., has reinstated federal protection for wolves in Wyoming, rejecting a …Read More

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HUNTERS SHOULD BE AWARE OF POSSIBLE TOXIC BLUE-GREEN ALGAE

LINCOLN – Hunters around Olive Creek State Recreation Area should be aware of a report that a dog swimming in …Read More

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GAME AND PARK’S KUHN HONORED BY STATE PARK DIRECTORS

LINCOLN – Roger Kuhn, assistant director of the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, was honored with a special award on …Read More

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POLLINATOR WORKSHIP SEPTEMBER 19TH IN NEBRASKA CITY

LINCOLN – The public is invited to a free workshop Sept. 19 in Nebraska City to discuss the importance of pollinators.The Nebraska …Read More

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IOWA MAN CITED FOR SHOOTING MOUNTAIN LION

LINCOLN – A 23-year-old Iowa man has been cited for shooting a mountain lion out of season near Crawford on …Read More

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SMALL-BORE SILHOUETTE CHAMPIONSHIP SET FOR SEPT. 27

LINCOLN – The annual Nebraska High School Small-bore Silhouette Championships will be held Sept. 27 at the Pressey Wildlife Management …Read More

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FAMILY FISHING NIGHT IN BROKEN BOW ON SEPT. 11

LINCOLN – Anglers, especially young and inexperienced ones, are invited to attend Family Fishing Night in Broken Bow on Sept. …Read More

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DOVE SEASON OPENS

LINCOLN – The statewide dove hunting season opened in Nebraska on Sept. 1 and will run through Oct. 30. The …Read More

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SEPTEMBER OUTDOOR SCHEDULE

LINCOLN – The following is a listing of Nebraska Game and Parks Commission events and important dates in September: Sept. …Read More

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2014 PUBLIC ACCESS ATLAS NOW AVAILABLE

LINCOLN – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission’s 2014 Public Access Atlas is now available for hunters and anglers who …Read More

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TAKE KIDS BULLHEAD FISHING BEFORE SUMMER IS OVER

LINCOLN – There is still time to take children fishing for stocked bullheads this summer. In fact, many anglers started …Read More

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RUSHVILLE NATIVE NAMED TO PHEASANTS FOREVER NATIONAL BOARD

Rushville native Dr. Kent Forney of Lincoln, has been elected to the national Board of Directors of Pheasants Forever. The …Read More

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PHEASANT SHOW SOME IMPROVEMENT IN 2014, QUAIL OUTLOOK GOOD

LINCOLN – Nebraska pheasant hunting opportunities in 2014 should be on par with last year or slightly better, according to …Read More

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COMMISSIONERS TO CONSIDER WATERFOWL RECOMMENDATIONS

LINCOLN – The Nebraska Game and Parks Board of Commissioners will consider recommendations for the 2014 waterfowl and crow hunting …Read More

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BIRD BANDING SET AT CHADRON STATE PARK, WILDCAT HILLS

The public is invited to get up-close and personal with bird populations at two parks in the Nebraska Panhandle this …Read More

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DOVE HUNTING SEASON TO BEGIN SOON

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Dove hunting season is about to begin in Nebraska. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission says …Read More

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DOVE HUNTING SEASON JUST AROUND CORNER

LINCOLN – Dove hunting season begins soon and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has some reminders for those hunters, …Read More

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Becoming An Outdoors Woman by MyFWCmedia, on Flickr

SPACE STILL REMAINS FOR HALSEY ‘BOW’

LINCOLN – Space still remains in this year’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program – the annual Sandhills retreat that teaches …Read More

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FISH SALVAGE SET FOR LAKE YANKTON

LINCOLN – An upcoming renovation project at Lake Yankton in Cedar County will result in all fish being eliminated on Sept. …Read More

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‘TRY-ATHLETES’ INVITED TO CHADRON STATE PARK

Community wellness is the goal during the annual Try-Athlon at Chadron State Park this weekend. The annual event, sponsored by …Read More

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PLAN TO LINK TRAIL TO MOUNT RUSHMORE IS UNDERWAY

KEYSTONE, S.D. (AP) — A plan to connect a hiking and biking trail to Mount Rushmore National Memorial is facing a …Read More

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