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2009-02-17 13:41:00

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's no secret that Virginians love the great outdoors and the countless lakes, mountain trails, rivers and abundant wildlife within the Commonwealth. That's why the Virginia Lottery is teaming up with Bass Pro Shops for a game as big as the outdoors - in which players can win up to $75,000 - or one of four outdoor adventure packages. "With 44 percent of Virginians participating in some sort of wildlife-related activity, coupled with the...

2008-08-11 12:00:35

By SAM POWELL Are you ready for hunting seasons? Believe it or not, they're just around a muggy, "dog days" late-summer corner, and local events are being held in conjunction. The Bass Pro Shops Fall Hunting Classic gets under way this weekend, and the Broken Arrow store will have a number of outdoors celebrities there Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. Those who will be at the store, meeting visitors and answering questions will be: Michael Waddell, the host of two of the most popular TV...

2007-04-01 09:00:10

By Paul Burgarino MANTECA -- A commercial development center that many feel could become a regional attraction is finally within the scope of the City Council. However, residents will have a chance to fire away with questions about the proposed "lifestyle center" along the Highway 120 Corridor in south Manteca during Monday's City Council meeting. Before a Planning Commission meeting two weeks ago, Tennessee- based Poag & McEwen unveiled long-awaited design concepts for The...

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