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Wild turkey menace: Angry birds are pecking cars, deflating kiddie pools and harassing the elderly

In the early 1900s wild turkeys were almost eradicated from the United States, their dwindling numbers driven by unrestricted harvesting for meat and feathers. And now they are back - …

Preparation can turn the wild turkey nuisance into Thanksgiving glory

The turkey, be it a commercially raised yard bird or a South Hill nuisance clipped by a Honda Element, retains its high place as the centerpiece of most meals on …

Michigan man befriends wild turkey who moved into his yard

A suburban Detroit man who found himself facing fines after a wild turkey moved into his overgrown backyard has made friends with the large bird.

Talkin’ wild turkey recipes: Wild turkey tenderloin and gnocchi with Chardonnay beurre blanc

Ask most bird hunters and they might tell you there’s no such thing as a fowl tenderloin. After all, on the backside of any bird – where one would expect …

UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017

Out & About: ‘Smoke-phase’ turkeys rank as one in a hundred

White meat or dark? That might be the first question that comes to mind when you spot a white wild turkey.

Wild turkey dodges rush-hour traffic while crossing Massachusetts highway

A wild turkey is giving thanks after safely making its way across a heavily trafficked Massachusetts interstate during rush hour.

Out & about: Tips for catch-and-release fishing

Most western states have a take on rules and ethics involved in catching and releasing fish, especially trout.

WDFW kicks off effort to decrease number of hatched wild turkey eggs

Responding to years of complaints, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is trying to rev up similar enthusiasm for finding the eggs of wild turkeys that are flourishing in …

Cooking your game: No hurry turkey tom red curry

There is no hunt that requires a greater sense of poise than wild turkey. A hunter sits with his back to a tree to distort their silhouette, ignoring the knots …

Ambitious distilleries expand to keep pace with demand

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. — At the new Wild Turkey bourbon distillery in central Kentucky, the grainy smell of fermenting corn wafts from giant tubs as workers add a touch of grain …