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Panhandle lakes stocked with trout for holiday

FISHING -- The Idaho Fish and Game Department is stocking 10- to 12-inch hatchery rainbow trout in a dozen Panhandle lakes this week to enhance the Fourth of July holiday fishing experience. Photographers know this also is a good time to get good osprey feeding...

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Cutline Contest -- 6.30.15 

Erie Animal Enforcement Officer Rob Culbertson chases two young male turkeys through a public housing neighborhood after the birds wandered near traffic in Erie, Pa., Monday. You write the cutline. (Erie Times-News via AP photo: Andy Colwell) Monday Winner -- JMRusche, with 4 likes: Cowboy...


Hey, July starts tomorrow

A GRIP ON SPORTS • Let’s say it. A hot, dry day at the end of June isn’t conducive to doing a lot outside. Or to a lot of local news stories. Read on.


An encounter with David Letterman 

Fellow Ball State University graduate David Letterman and I crossed paths once. Just once. I was a freshman in 1968 and Dave was a senior. I lived in Waggoner Hall, which at that time was a dorm for men only and was often referred to...

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