Last Catch of the Day! by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Midwest Region, on Flickr

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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South-Dakota-Pheasant-Opener-2011-3721 by nicholasputz, on Flickr

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 Season Expansion by MyFWCmedia, on Flickr

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 Season Expansion by MyFWCmedia, on Flickr

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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Mount Rushmore by Kimberly Robyn., on Flickr

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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RAT AND BEAVER LAKES TO CLOSE TEMPORARILY

LINCOLN – Rat and Beaver Lakes in Cherry County will be temporarily closed to the public next month while a …Read More

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Hunters in South Dakota by USFWS Mountain Prairie, on Flickr

GAME AND PARKS, UNL TO SURVEY HUNTERS ABOUT PUBLIC LAND USE

LINCOLN – This fall the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission and the Nebraska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit at …Read More

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ARCHERY DEER SEASON OPENS EARLIER IN 2014

LINCOLN – Archery deer hunting season opens Sept. 1 in Nebraska. The early opener was requested by archery hunters to …Read More

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Hunting dogs by m01229, on Flickr

SD GAME COMMISSION FINALIZES GEESE, TURKEY SEASONS

FORT PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department has finalized its goose, duck and turkey hunting …Read More

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APPEALS COURT UPHOLDS FOREST MANAGEMENT PLAN

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says a federal appeals court has upheld a management plan for …Read More

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LINCOLN COUNTY ANGLERS WIN HIGH SCHOOL FISHING TOURNAMENT

LINCOLN – Kylan Rhodes and Austin Denisse of Lincoln County won the 2014 Nebraska State High School Fishing Tournament on …Read More

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CREWS WILL KILL, RESTOCK FISH IN COLUMBUS LAKE

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Crews plan to kill the fish in a Columbus lake that has become overrun with carp. …Read More

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NEBRASKA RECEIVES $500,000 FROM U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE FOR CONSERVATION

LINCOLN – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has received a $500,000 grant from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service …Read More

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MEAT PROCESSORS FOR HUNTERS HELPING THE HUNGRY

LINCOLN – Twenty-one meat processors will participate in the 2014 Hunters Helping the Hungry program. Administered by the Nebraska Game …Read More

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PHEASANT FOREVER OFFICE OPENS IN BROOKINGS

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — National conservation group Pheasants Forever has opened up shop in South Dakota in an effort to help …Read More

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DO_Blacksmithing by vastateparksstaff, on Flickr

LIVING HISTORY WEEKEND SLATED FOR AUG 2-3 AT FORT ATKINSON SP

LINCOLN — Step back in time Aug. 2-3 at Fort Atkinson State Historical Park’s (SHP) living history weekend. The 1820s-era military post …Read More

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