Latest Bill Jordan Stories

2011-01-18 07:00:00

COLUMBUS, Ga. and TEMECULA, Calif., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Realtree, the world's leading camouflage designer, marketer, and licensor, and Outdoor Channel, America's Leader in Outdoor TV, today announced that the two companies have extended their strategic programming partnership and revealed the launch of a new program dubbed "Realtree's NASCAR Outdoors." Additionally, "Realtree Outdoors" will join Outdoor Channel in July 2011. The popular hunting show formerly aired on ESPN2....

2010-11-03 15:02:00

MINONG, Wis., Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Link's® Beef Jerky, the No. 1 U.S. meat snack brand and fastest-growing meat snack manufacturer worldwide, along with Realtree® Camo, home of America's most versatile camouflage patterns, now offers a snack that hunters simply can't go into the wild without. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/jacklinks/47047/ (Photo:...

2010-04-21 05:50:00

A Denver, Colorado man lost more than a popular new gadget as he walked out of a store last week, when he lost part of his pinky finger as a thief lunged for his bag carrying the new iPad he had just bought. Bill Jordan was leaving the Apple Store at Cherry Creek Mall in Denver when a man following behind him yanked the bag carrying the device out of his left hand. Jordan had the cord from the bag wrapped around his hand when the thief struck, jerking the bag from his hand, which stripped...

2004-11-29 21:00:04

WASHINGTON - In setting limits on chemicals in food and water, the Environmental Protection Agency may rely on industry tests that expose people to poisons and raise ethical questions. The new policy, which the EPA is still developing, would allow Bush administration political appointees to referee any ethical disputes. Agency officials are putting the finishing touches on a plan to take a case-by-case approach. "It says we're going to look at each study on its individual terms and accept...

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