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John Connell

Our Volunteer Spotlight is on John Connell who is a native Mississippian but his home and heart are in Nebraska.  He has been in Retail Management for over 25 years and has a passion for wildlife conservation.  Of course, John

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Sweat Equity

Though we always work and prep for our Annual Sportsmen’s Night held in January, this time of year is for sweat equity.  We’ve been working towards several projects this year that will benefit local public land properties and they are

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Busy Quarter

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Busy Quarter Here at the Big Game Conservation Association we have had a very busy quarter.  The last couple of months have been filled with banquets, meetings, donations and a lot of volunteer involvement. We just wrapped up our 3rd

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Hunter Swanson

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Hunter Swanson – 2019 BGCA Scholarship Recipient Hunter Swanson is a senior at Arapahoe High School in Arapahoe, Nebraska. An avid outdoorsman, he has grown up in an environment that taught him the true importance of wildlife and habitat conservation.

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Jon Slaga – Volunteer Spotlight

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Jon Slaga – Volunteer Spotlight Our Volunteer Spotlight is on Jon Slaga who is married to his wonderful wife, Bridget. Not to mention two fantastic kids, Emma and Cassidy. He is a warehouse manager in Omaha, Nebraska. If Jon is

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Nebraska Legislative Session

Nebraska Legislative Session 2019 Update The 2019 Nebraska Legislative Session is in full swing. As of this writing, 47 days of 90 days of the session have been completed. We wanted to provide you an update on what the Nebraska

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Jeremy Schaaf – Volunteer Spotlight

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Jeremy Schaaf – Volunteer Spotlight Our Volunteer Spotlight is on Jeremy Schaaf who is married to his wonderful wife, Teresa. Not to mention two awesome kids, Abby and Hunter.  He is a remodeling contractor in Lincoln, Nebraska where he owns

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Recruiting Women Hunters

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Recruiting Women Hunters – The Fastest Growing Segment As we continue to see a decline in the participation of hunting, one customer segment that many of us have started to focus on is recruiting women hunters. Currently, women are the

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2019 Legislative Session

2019 Legislative Session Begins the New Biennium The Nebraska Sportsmen’s Foundation has spent the last four months getting ready for the 2019 Legislative Session. This will be the 106th Legislative session. It is also the start of the New Biennium

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Packed House

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2018 Banquet Saw a Packed House We are less than two weeks out from the 5th Annual Lincoln Sportsmen’s Night! January 12, 2019 is the date and it will be held at the Pla Mor Ballroom.  You can visit our

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