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Remember to stay safe near water

With summer in full swing, Indiana Conservation Officers remind Hoosiers to make safety a priority when recreating around bodies of water.

July 12, 2020 1:00 am

The Boone family – Tara, Derek and Terri – stand at the Doug Boone memorial tree at Maple Grove Golf Course in Huntington. They hold a golf outing at the course every year to raise funds in Doug's memory.

Giving back through golf

The first Doug Boone Memorial Golf Outing, in 2016, raised money for Parkview Hospice.

July 12, 2020 1:00 am

 Ayden Amick, 11, of Fort Wayne had a sharp eye in spotting these mushrooms near his grandfather’s house at Lake George, Michigan, in May. 

Outdoor experiences

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July 12, 2020 1:00 am

Solunar tables

  AMPM  Minor

July 12, 2020 1:00 am

Drew Weiland with Orchard Ridge dives during the 13-14 boys dive group during the 2019 City Dive Meet at Helen P. Brown Natatorium. The event has been canceled this year. (Rachel Von Stroup | The Journal Rachel Von Stroup | The Journal)

City Swim & Dive Meet canceled

The City Swim and Dive Meet is a beloved local event, one that has taken place annually since 1961 and brings in more than 1,000...

July 8, 2020 1:00 am