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BSF, Obed implement fire bans

BANDY CREEK, Tenn.  |  The Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area has implemented a complete, temporary ban on all open fires amid worsening drought conditions. A similar ban was also announced for the BSF’s sister park, Obed Wild & Scenic River. Superintendent Niki...

TWRA proposes fee increase for North Cumberland OHV use

HUNTSVILLE  |  If you ride off-highway vehicles on the North Cumberland Wildlife Management Area, it may soon cost you more to do so. The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency on Friday presented proposed changes to the Tennessee Fish & Wildlife Commission that would increase OHV...

BSF photo contest winners announced

BANDY CREEK  |  Oneida’s Shirley Torwirt was one of the winners in the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area’s annual photo contest, the winners of which were announced Friday. Torwirt won first place in the Tennessee Landscapes category with her...


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