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Howdy everyone! Can you believe summer is winding down? I’m having a difficult time with it because I could swear it just started.

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Java Run, in partnership with the Josh Bidwell Foundation, is hosting its second annual 5K Twilight fun run on Saturday.

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Moments after we stepped onto the lower Rogue River Trail near Marial last Saturday morning, a bald eagle glided down and landed on a snag, a perfect welcome back to one of the most spectacular trail stretches in Oregon.

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The following is a full list of Douglas County and southern Lane County fishing areas as compiled by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. Please consult the organization’s website, www.myodfw.com, for state rules and regulations.

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Perhaps the best part of summer is the return to nature. While hiking, camping and other outdoor activities are not limited to warm weather, there is something special about spending hot summer days by the lake or on a trail.

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ENVER — Rock climber Alex Honnold meticulously chalked his hands before pulling himself up to the thin ledge inside the climate-controlled climbing gym. He dangled by his finger tips for a bit and then fell back to the bouncy mat.

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Howdy everyone and my apologies to those of you in markets where my article was missed last week! I have an excuse and probably not that good of one, but I’m going to run it by you anyway.

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Howdy everyone. I hope you have been getting out and enjoying the outdoors lately. The winds are abating, the air is warmer and the daylight hours are significantly longer!

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The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife on Friday adopted a wolf plan at its meeting in Salem in response to the 44 people who came to testify and thousands of public comments.

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Before we get to today’s fishing report and topic de jour, I need to apologize for an egregious error I made in last week’s column. I’m not sure if I sent an old article or what happened, but there are not salmon and tuna being caught right now.

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Howdy everyone! I hope those of you inland have been enjoying the heat and those of you on the coast have been weathering the incessant wind.

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On April 27, birder Dave Irons will lead a trip and hold two book signings for his new book, "American Birding Association Field Guide to the Birds of Oregon."

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Howdy everyone! I hope y’all aren’t flooded out and drifting down river. The rains just keep coming and coming and it seems like the wind and waves on the ocean are part of the package deal. In my eight short years here as owner of Basin Tackle I have noticed how we get what I call the April…

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A group of gray wolves confirmed in northern Douglas County this past month is part of a population that has grown 10 percent in the past year, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said earlier this week.