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Hannah Isom scoops up an owlet with a dip net as her father, Game Warden Brent Isom, steadies the boat.
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Fishermen, game warden, teen unite to rescue baby owl

Sometimes it takes a village to raise an owlet. It did for a baby Great Horned Owl who was dislodged from its nest under the second bridge between Graham and Newcastle on U.S. 380 West over the weekend. The owlet was spotted in the waters of Lake Graham, under the bridge, by many of the folks who regularly fish off the old bridge, which lies at lake level beside its replacement. On Tuesday, two men in a small aluminum fishing boat, both of whom regularly fish in that space, decided to intervene, since two other nest-mates had already drowned, after most likely having ...

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