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  1. May 20, 2016
    West Virginia trout stocking the week of May 16-20, 2016


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  2. May 18, 2016
    “Old Friends” harmonize again at Blackwater Falls State Park May 27, 2016


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  3. May 18, 2016
    State record blue catfish caught in Ohio River


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  4. May 17, 2016
    West Virginia Department of Commerce celebrates winners of President’s “E” export award

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Department of Commerce congratulates three West Virginia companies on winning 2016 President’s “E” Awards for exporting. Presented Monday by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce, the “E”...

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  5. May 17, 2016
    “Kids to Parks Day” May 21 encourages outdoor exploration at West Virginia State Parks


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  6. May 16, 2016
    Work as a getaway – be a volunteer campground host at West Virginia State Parks

    SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Warm weather means camping for many people who enjoy the outdoors. Visitors to West Virginia state park campgrounds often are greeted and assisted by volunteer hosts. Several state parks have opportunities open for people who love...

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  7. May 16, 2016
    “Kids to Parks Day” and other May events encourage outdoors explorations at Cacapon Resort State Park

    BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. – Kids and their families are the focus of outdoor explorations Saturday, May 21, at Cacapon Resort State Park near Berkeley Springs in Morgan County. “Kids to Parks Day” activities will include hikes, nature studies and crafts. ...

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  8. May 16, 2016
    West Virginia hunters harvest 10,369 spring turkeys in 2016

    ELKINS, W.Va. – Spring turkey hunters harvested 10,369 gobblers this year, up 14 percent from 2015, according to Keith Krantz, wild turkey and upland game biologist for the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (DNR). The 2016 season, April 18...

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