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Blue Water Trails Russell Fork

Blue Water Trails Russell Fork

By Lee McClellan FRANKFORT, Ky. The Russell Fork of the Big Sandy River is one mean, determined stream. In the region of the country where John Henry bored railroad tunnels through mountains with his hands, the Russell Fork did the same to Pine Mountain. In the deep past, the Russell Fork breached Pine Mountain...
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Small Water Fishing – Lower Six Mile Creek

Small Water Fishing – Lower Six Mile Creek

Sept.22,2011 By Art Lander, Jr. FRANKFORT, Ky. – The lower sections of many tributaries to the Kentucky River offer surprisingly good fishing, especially in fall. A good one to try before the weather chills is Six Mile Creek, a 14-mile tributary to the Kentucky River that is an easy drive from the Louisville or...
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Kentucky Fish and Wildlife seeking Conservation Officer Recruits

Kentucky Fish and Wildlife seeking Conservation Officer Recruits

FRANKFORT, Ky. The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will be advertising for 28 conservation officer recruit positions beginning at midnight on Friday, Sept. 16, 2011. Applicants must create an account online through the Kentucky Personnel Cabinet website and apply to the posting, which will be open for 10 days. The size of...
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Blue Water Trails – Clarks River National Wildlife Refuge

Blue Water Trails – Clarks River National Wildlife Refuge

(This article is the eleventh in the periodic Blue Water Trails series highlighting the floating, fishing and tourism opportunities on Kentucky’s streams and rivers). By Lee McClellan FRANKFORT, Ky. – It is hard to believe that waves of seawater once broke upon and submerged the Jackson Purchase region of Kentucky, west of the Tennessee...
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Wearing a full-body harness is the first rule of treestand safety

Wearing a full-body harness is the first rule of treestand safety

Sept. 15, 2011 By Art Lander Jr. FRANKFORT, Ky. – A fall from a treestand is no laughing matter. The consequences can be life-changing, much worse than a sprained ankle or broken arm. Each season deer hunters are paralyzed for life or killed in falls because they overlooked the most important safety precautions. “We’re...
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Kentucky’s 2011-12 elk season opens with archery bull hunt

Kentucky’s 2011-12 elk season opens with archery bull hunt

Sept. 1, 2011 By Art Lander Jr. FRANKFORT, Ky. – Elk season in Kentucky will open this year on Saturday, Sept. 17, with a new 14-day hunt for the 80 archers who were awarded bull permits. “The early archery season will open during the peak of the rut,” said Tina Brunjes, deer and elk...
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Blue Water Trails – Cumberland River-below the Falls

Blue Water Trails – Cumberland River-below the Falls

Aug. 25, 2011 Author Lee McClellan (This article is the tenth in the periodic Blue Water Trails series highlighting the floating, fishing and tourism opportunities on Kentucky’s streams and rivers). FRANKFORT, Ky. – As the Cumberland River flowed off the Cumberland Escarpment just upstream of Burnside when the Earth was much younger, it made...
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Get ready for archery deer season

Get ready for archery deer season

Aug. 18, 2011 Author Art Lander Jr. FRANKFORT, Ky. – It’s no mystery why hunting white-tailed deer with bows and arrows has such a dedicated following. One reason is archery season runs more than four months long. The 2011-12 season is 136 days, opening on the Labor Day holiday weekend (Sat., Sept. 3), and...
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Dove season outlook promising for Sept. 1 opener

Dove season outlook promising for Sept. 1 opener

August 11, 2011 Author Lee McClellan FRANKFORT, Ky. – I remember the thrill the first time my neighbor, Mr. Goff, let me go along with the older boys on an early season dove hunt in the country around Bloomfield, Kentucky. We rode in the back of his white Chevy step-side pickup on the country...
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Squirrel season is first hunting season of the fall

Squirrel season is first hunting season of the fall

August 4, 2011 Author Art Lander Jr. FRANKFORT, Ky. – The first hunting season of the fall opens in about two weeks. Kentucky’s fall squirrel season, a 192-day split season that kicks off the calendar of fall hunting, opens on Aug. 20 and continues through Nov. 11. The season opens again Nov. 14 and...
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