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A partnership between local fishermen and state government has met its goal of harvesting 5 million pounds of invasive Asian Carp this year. 

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A white-tailed deer in west Kentucky is the state's first confirmed case of hemorrhagic disease this year. 

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Construction has started on an experimental project to fight the Asian carp inhabiting Lake Barkley.

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State officials are closer to learning the cause of a massive fish kill in the Gasper River in south central Kentucky.

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Deer hunters in Kentucky are getting a longer crossbow season, after a proposal to expand the season went into effect May 31.

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says reducing the population of invasive Asian carp is the number one issue he wants to accomplish in west Kentucky this year and next.

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State wildlife officials are issuing guidelines and warnings about feeding bears as the animals become more active in some parts of Kentucky.

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The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources has hired an insider as its new agency chief. That move comes after a critical state auditor’s report that uncovered numerous violations of how the agency handled public money, in violation of many state and federal laws.

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Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources officials are taking donated natural Christmas trees through Jan. 15 to use as fish habitat in lakes.

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Kentuckians who participate in hunting during the holidays in other states need to take note of a new policy regarding deer harvesting.  

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