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Campaign dominoes: Waiting for Sen. Wolf

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That was never the idea,” Peake said in a recent interview. “I think everything is up in the air now, and we’re all sort of in a holding pattern. Robert O’Leary, now helps manage Cape Codder Guests, a guesthouse on Commercial Street in Provincetown. It’s not really in my hands,” Mayo said. “If the seat became available, I’d strongly consider it, and I think I’d have a decent chance at winning that seat.

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Call of the fall turkey

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…fall in Eastern Oregon means hunting season. With upland game bird season kicking off last week, the fall turkey season is set to begin Tuesday and run through Dec. 31. According to Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife Biologist Jim Cadwell, the season might have a slow start this year. “Because of the weather, birds are still spread pretty wide,” Cadwell said. “Snow in the high country hasn’t pushed any birds down. Weather is a big factor.” Cadwell said turkey…

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Officials, Landowners Seek Solutions to Elk Damage

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…to work on solutions. “Elk and hunting elk is a big economic issue in Elko. There’s got to be a way to deal with it,” Williams said. Idaho House Speaker Scott Bedke, an Oakley Republican, said the elk problem is getting worse. When they turned out the cattle to graze this year on his ranch, which extends from Cassia County to Box Elder and Elko counties, they saw up to 500 head of elk, he said. Not that many elk are harvested by hunters, Bedke said. Other…

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Outdoors Briefs

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Some gated ramps and day-use areas are closed, but many remain available. A registered team drawn randomly also will win $250. Rutledge, an avid crappie angler and friend and neighbor to Bobby Garland, acquired the brand from him in 2002. Complications from strokes led to his death on Feb. 22.

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