Nebraska Authors

Dick Turpin

Born ≈ 1938

Former Game Warden and Chief of Law Enforcement for the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, Turpin is known as a storyteller, hunting and fishing expert, humorist, and turkey call specialist.

Places Lived


Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Journalism
  • Nonfiction


Radio and Television Journalism; Nebraska Subjects; Hunting; Fishing; Storytelling


Chief of Law Enforcement, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission
Game Warden

Places Worked

Nebraska Game and Parks Commission (1961-1999)
NEBRASKAland Magazine


Articles have appeared in many publications, including Star City Sports; NEBRASKAland Magazine; Omaha Magazine; and others

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