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51-year-old Sulphur man arrested for deer hunting violations

Agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries arrested a Sulphur man on Jan. 29 for alleged deer hunting violations.

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February 03 at 10:00 am
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Louisiana Sportsman Show has something for everyone

The 35th Annual Louisiana Sportsman Show and Festival, Louisiana’s largest outdoor and boat show, will be held March 13-16 at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales.

The show, which is sponsored by Ram Trucks, will feature acres of boats, fishing and hunting equipment, ATVs, tractors and outdoor power equipment, and activities for the entire family.

More than 250 vendors will be at the show, offering acre upon acre of fishing tackle and hunting gear.

But there really are three shows held on the same grounds that weekend — all included in a single admission fee.

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February 02 at 5:00 pm
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Feb. 2 recognized as World Wetlands Day

This Sunday has been declared World Wetlands Day to raise awareness of the benefits and value of wetlands, and Ducks Unlimited and USA Rice Federation have partnered together to show their support.

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January 31 at 11:14 am
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Hunter enjoys week-of-a-lifetime in the Atchafalaya Basin

Three Basin bucks.

Twenty-nine total points.

All in a matter of seven days.

That pretty much sums up the week Kane Adams enjoyed earlier this month on his club's Iberville Parish lease in the Atchafalaya Basin.

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January 31 at 6:01 am
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Louisiana's speckled trout should survive latest Arctic blast, officials said

With air temperatures forecast to hit 50 degrees today and 70 degrees by Saturday, state officials are hopeful that speckled trout along Louisiana’s coast will dodge another cold-weather bullet and survive this week’s blast of Arctic air.

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January 30 at 2:50 pm
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Sportsman TV tonight: Dave's Deer Management

Watch Cox Sports Television tonight at 6:30 as host Greg Hackney and retired Deer Program Leader Dave Moreland travel to Morganza in pursuit of management deer.

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January 30 at 9:30 am
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2013-14 waterfowl season a mixed bag for hunters across the state

Depending on who you talk to, the 2013-14 duck season was definitely a mixed bag for hunters across Louisiana.

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January 29 at 8:00 pm
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Monterey hunter shoots 182-inch monster buck in Concordia Parish

Mike Centanni doesn’t shoot a whole lot of deer on the family property he hunts in Concordia Parish, but the monster buck he took down on Jan. 18 more than makes up for all the ones he’s let walk over the years.

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January 29 at 5:09 pm
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Guatemalan man cited for alleged deer and alligator violations in Jefferson Parish, LDWF says

Agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries cited a Guatemalan man on Jan. 26 for a variety of alligator and deer violations in Jefferson Parish.

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January 29 at 10:30 am
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U.S. hunters set record-low harvest rate for yearling bucks

More hunters are giving 1 -year-old bucks a pass than at any time in the last 25 years, according to information gathered by the Quality Deer Management Association.

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January 28 at 11:00 pm
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Marrero man arrested for illegal fish sales, operating without charter boat license

A 30-year-old Marrero man was arrested for alleged commercial fishing violations after undercover agents allegedly purchased speckled trout and redfish from his Jefferson Parish residence, according to a release from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.

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January 28 at 10:00 am
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DeRidder bow hunter arrows 18-point monster on Tensas NWR

Chris Courville enjoyed a late season bow hunt this past weekend at the Tensas National Wildlife Refuge he won’t soon forget for a couple of reasons: one for how he lost a nice buck, and the other for the monster he ended up taking home.

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January 27 at 8:16 pm
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Texas angler lands potential No. 4 wahoo for state record boooks

Capt. Will Wall with Pelagic Charters in Venice has helped land a total of four 100-pound wahoo, but none were bigger than the fish he came across this weekend off the mouth of Southwest Pass.

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January 27 at 4:00 pm
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Avoyelles Parish hunter shoots huge 17-pointer near Lake Ophelia

Glendon Normand didn’t waste any time getting to his box stand in Avoyelles Parish after reviewing trail cam photos at lunchtime on Jan. 5.

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January 27 at 6:00 am
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If a deer farts in the woods ...

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Flatulence is a fact of life. Yeah, your wife might get a little upset when you let one loose, but even the ladies get a little gas every now and then.

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January 24 at 4:59 pm
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Grand Isle angler braves the cold for big winter speckled trout along La. Hwy. 1

Conditions this afternoon are cold, damp, windy and generally pretty miserable along La. Hwy 1 between Grand Isle and Fourchon, but big speckled trout are biting, and that’s a good enough reason for Tommy Vidrine to brave the elements.

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January 24 at 3:45 pm
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