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The 12th annual Fishing for Hope tournament scheduled for Saturday at Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island has been postponed until Oct. 20-21 due to Tropical Storm Harvey.

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — State scientists say zebra mussels have been found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is continuing to spread along Texas waterways.

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports.

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Jerry W. Curl started a tradition in the Rio Grande Valley with The Texas Hunters & Sportsman’s Expo 26 years ago. After his passing in 2000, his sons took the reigns to make sure “The Show must go On!” His oldest son Christopher started adding and improving what he had built for 10 years.

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Mark Beltran was captivated by what he saw. As the McAllen native looked through his Facebook pages and friends, he noticed a growing number of angler posting photos with their catches from bowfishing.

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Companies accused of causing migratory bird deaths may be harder to successfully prosecute after a federal appeals court recently ruled that a century-old wildlife protection law only applies if the killing is intentional.