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DEDICATION SET FOR NEW MAHONEY STATE PARK CABINS

ASHLAND, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Game and Parks officials are preparing to dedicate new cabins at Eugene T. Mahoney State …Read More

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HUNTER EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR TRAINING SET IN LINCOLN

LINCOLN – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will train apprentice hunter education instructors June 26 in Lincoln. The workshop will be …Read More

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PHEASANTS FOREVER OPENING ITS FIRST SD OFFICE

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Pheasants Forever is setting up its first office in South Dakota, in response to a sharp …Read More

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BOATING SAFETY COURSE SCHEDULED FOR ALLIANCE

ALLIANCE, Neb. – A boating safety course will be held at the Nebraska Game and Parks office in Alliance on Saturday, …Read More

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DHHS SEES 1ST CASE OF RARE, MOSQUITO-BORNE VIRUS

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska has received its first report of a rare, mosquito-borne virus. The Department of Health and …Read More

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NEW BOAT RAMPS TO BE INSTALLED IN SCOTTSBLUFF

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Paddlers will soon have new places to climb in and out of the North Platte River …Read More

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MAHONEY SP CABIN DEDICATION SET FOR SATURDAY JUNE 14

LINCOLN – The public is invited to the dedication ceremony of the new cabins at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park …Read More

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BUZZING ABOUT BEES: POLLINATOR WORKSHOP SCHEDULED AT WILDCAT HILLS

A one-day workshop at the Wildcat Hills Nature Center south of Gering this month will explore the importance of pollinating …Read More

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CHADRON STATE PARK CELEBRATION IS SATURDAY

Nebraska’s first state park will celebrate its 93rd anniversary Saturday with a wide variety of activities for all ages. Activities are planned at …Read More

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GUIDED WALKS THIS SATURDAY ON NATIONAL TRAILS DAY

Saturday is National Trails Day, marked annually the first Saturday in June to promote awareness of trails and outdoor activities. …Read More

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BOBWHITE QUAIL INITIATIVE HABITAT TOUR SCHEDULED

LINCOLN – Landowners and other interested parties are invited to attend a tour highlighting habitat needs and management techniques for …Read More

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DEADLINE EXTENDED FOR CROP STUBBLE INITIATIVES

Landowners in western and southern Nebraska interested in earning money for cutting their wheat and milo at little higher during …Read More

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FISH SALVAGE UNDERWAY AT CONESTOGA

LINCOLN – An upcoming aquatic habitat rehabilitation project at Conestoga Reservoir in Lancaster County requires the reservoir to be drawn …Read More

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‘HIKE FOR WILDERNESS’ SET FOR JUNE 7

CHADRON, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service is hosting a “Hike For Wilderness” event in northwest Nebraska’s Pine Ridge …Read More

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OFFICIALS DISCUSS PLAN FOR FORESTS

CHADRON, Neb. (AP) — Residents of northwest Nebraska can weigh in on a new plan to manage and improve forests …Read More

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NEW OUTDOOR EDUCATION CENTER GRAND OPENING JUNE 7

LINCOLN – The public is invited to the grand opening of the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in …Read More

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CELEBRATE NEBRASKA’S BIODIVERSITY EXHIBIT AT KEARNEY KIDZONE

LINCOLN – Nebraska is home to many wildlife and plant species. In fact, Nebraska has more than 450 species of …Read More

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COMMISSIONERS DISCUSS PARKS’ DEFERRED MAINTENANCE NEEDS

LINCOLN – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commissioners discussed a plan to address deferred maintenance needs within the state park …Read More

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WILDFLOWER TOUR SET AT FORT ROBINSON STATE PARK

It is prime time for viewing wildflowers in the Pine Ridge and Nebraska Game and Parks Commission staff members are …Read More

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JUNE OUTDOOR CALENDAR

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

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LAST TREE PLANTED IN FORT ROBINSON REFORESTATION EFFORT

HARRISON, Neb. (AP) — A 25-year effort to reforest parts of Fort Robinson State Park that were devastated by a …Read More

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ENJOY THE OUTDOORS DURING WILDFLOWER WEEK

Harrison, NE – Nebraska Wildflower Week is May 30 – June 8, 2014; rangers will lead wildflower walks daily at …Read More

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