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Rattler avoidance: teaching dogs to move away from snakes

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NORTH OGDEN — Sitting in the center of a green turf mat, a Western diamondback rattlesnake coils and rattles. It’s ready to strike. It’s being threatened by a curious 12-year-...

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Wildlife officials urge caution after bear sightings

SALT LAKE CITY — Wildlife officials are warning people east of Salt Lake City to be careful after a black bear was spotted near Jeremy Ranch. Authorities...


Recreation

Rattler avoidance: teaching dogs to move away from snakes

NORTH OGDEN — Sitting in the center of a green turf mat, a Western diamondback rattlesnake coils and rattles. It’s ready to strike. It’s...


Recreation

Don't be a fool, go to school about your hiking shoes

Many an adventurous hike can be marred by blisters or soreness caused by ill-fitting, or not yet broken-in, hiking shoes. Remember the 2014 movie “Wild”?...


Recreation

Learn how to catch kokanee salmon

SALT LAKE CITY — A popular fishing seminar will be held again in Salt Lake City. The first kokanee seminar was held in June 2014. After the seminar,...


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Long season, lots of birds likely in fall waterfowl hunt

Booming populations of ducks and geese could mean a long hunting season and a liberal bag limit in Utah this fall, wildlife officials say. Biologists with the...




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Bass Pro Shops opens mega outdoors store in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Shaped like an Egyptian wonder, the Memphis landmark known as the Pyramid stopped being a regular venue for basketball games and concerts in...


Recreation

Climbers say Everest season is over

SEATTLE — All climbers on the Nepal side of Mount Everest have left the mountain and the climbing season is over following a deadly earthquake that left...


Recreation

Utah State Parks safety tips for boaters

Here are a few tips that will help keep you safe this spring and summer while recreating on the water. - Always wear a life jacket - Recreate with a buddy - Stay...


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Cold water dangers lurk for springtime boaters

SALT LAKE CITY — Boaters, anglers and paddlers need to respect cold water temperatures while recreating this spring and be prepared for emergencies, Utah...


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Local artist places 3rd in 2015 National Junior Duck Stamp

NORTH OGDEN — Bradley Gray, 16, of North Ogden, placed third in the 2015 National Junior Duck Stamp Program for his depiction of a pair of...


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Rattler avoidance: teaching dogs to move away from snakes

NORTH OGDEN — Sitting in the center of a green turf mat, a Western diamondback rattlesnake coils and rattles. It’s ready to strike. It’s...