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  1. Driftwood outdoors: State explores allowing high-powered rifles

    A caveat of hunting in Indiana with a firearm is that it's primarily a shotgun and muzzleloader state, with certain short-range rifles also allowed. This may change in the near future, though, as the Indiana Natural Resources Commission explores the option of legalizing high-powered rifles.

  2. Police log - Dec. 19, 2014

    An arrest is merely an accusation. All suspects should be considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

  3. Texas Game Warden Notes: 'I'm Sure Glad to See You'

    The warden searched several deer camps and found evidence of blood at an unoccupied camp. There, the warden observed that the hunter had made an effort to rake up the remaining debris and place it in a nearby burn barrel.

  4. WIlmington teen kills second-largest bear ever in North Carolina

    David Honeycutt Jr. killed this 784-pound black bear -- the second-heaviest ever killed in North Carolina -- on a Thursday morning hunt in Hyde County. A 16-year-old Wilmington hunter took the second-largest bear in North Carolina history on Thursday in Hyde County on his first bear hunt.

  5. Navy Veteran-Turned Teacher Uses Raft He Invented To Rescue Man Who Was Drowning

    Elias Ruiz, a high school teacher and Navy veteran , was duck hunting on the Tuolumne River in California early last Sunday morning, when he heard a strange noise, CBS Sacramento reported. " I could hear a sloshing sound ," Ruiz told the Turlock Journal.

  6. Etowah River drownings subject of memoir, BHM program

    Author Phyllis Rich Carpenter, left, discusses her book with Pat Taff in the Bartow History Museum gift shop. SKIP BUTLER/The Daily Tribune News Describing the completion of "Rolling Waters" as a lifelong dream, Phyllis Rich Carpenter was compelled at an early age to one day compose a book about the events surrounding her father's death.

  7. Moreland: Hunting cold fronts key to success

    September seemed to be as hot as August was; the weatherman kept talking about the unseasonably warm weather, with temperatures in the 90s when the heat index was considered. The first two weeks of October gave us more of the same.

  8. Winter hunting can be cold, but rewarding

    Permit shotgun deer season comes to a close today, which means many sportsmen and women will hang up their hunting boots, rifles and bows for the season. But there are still numerous opportunities out there for hunters to take advantage of through the winter season.

  9. Michael Pearcea s weekly E-letter

    Outdoors photographers, pay attention. The 14th annual Wichita Eagle Great Outdoors Photo Contest will be part of the Jan. 29-Feb. 1 Wichita Sport Show next year.

  10. 14-year-old Christianna Masher bags 8-point buck

    Across the tracks and through the woods, over the river it went. An 8-pointer, the biggest Christianna Masher has ever set her sights on, was down.

  11. Seeking hunting regulations input

    Every two years, Georgia's Wildlife Resources Division hosts a series of public meetings to get hunter input prior to making hunting-regulation proposals for the upcoming hunting seasons. The next round of these public meetings will be for the 2015-2017 hunting regulations.

  12. Preliminary numbers in for deer hunting seasons

    New Hampshire Fish and Game officials say preliminary numbers for the fall hunting seasons show the unofficial deer kill was down 8 percent from the final count of 2013, a high harvest year. N.H. Fish and Game Deer Project Leader Dan Bergeron says last year was the fourth highest harvest year on record.

  13. Pennsylvania's late deer hunting season kicks off Dec. 26

    With the archery and muzzleloader deer hunting season starting up again the day after Christmas , hunters may have a tough time finding game. After the fall archery season followed by the early muzzleloader season followed by the firearms deer hunting season that ended Dec. 13, deer have been chased, shot at and dispatched, which has made the remainders go nocturnal.

  14. Stranded boater rescued by Coast Guard helicopter in Great South Bay, police say

    A Brookhaven man who went out on his boat without a radio or cellphone was rescued from the Great South Bay early Thursday after his vessel went aground, Suffolk County police said. Derek Schleede, 53, was missing for nearly 12 hours after boarding his 23-foot center console at about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday to go duck hunting, police said.

  15. Illegal hunting lands man in court

    Chief of Staff for Public Affairs for the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Dwayne Gardner said Nicholas Dupre, 23, of Wolcott was issued a summons on Nov. 30 to for hunting and killing two deer over bait in Kathan Woods. Dupre was charged with illegal deer hunting/hunting deer over bait, which is a misdemeanor.

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