Outdoors blog archive for Nov. 2013

SATURDAY, NOV. 30, 2013

Spokane-area anglers tops in steelhead derby

FISHING -- Two Spokane area finished first and third in the unofficial results from the 2013 Kendall Chevrolet Clearwater Snake Steelhead Derby that started Nov. 23 and ended today, according to the Lewis Clark Valley Chamber of Commerce. Although results won't be verified until Monday,...

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FRIDAY, NOV. 29, 2013

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 27, 2013

Skijoring with dogs is is allowed on designated groomed nordic skiing trails twice a week at Mount Spokane State Park (Diana Roberts)

Nordic skiing gears up at Mount Spokane 

WINTER SPORTS -- This is transition time for nordic skiers and snowshoers at Mount Spokane State Park. This week: State Park staff was out recently to clear about 50 trees that had blown down on the 60-kilometer cross-country trails system after two feet of snow...

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TUESDAY, NOV. 26, 2013

Jim Kujala loads a dead deer into a truck near Chattaroy.  Kujala is a state-certified Inland Northwest Wildlife Council volunteer who  collects roadkill and salvages the meat for the Union Gospel Mission. 
 (Liz Kishimoto / The Spokesman-Review)

Roadkill: it's what's for dinner in Montana

Updated 11-26-13 at 9 a.m. with correction from Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks. WILDLIFE -- Just in time for Thanksgiving! Montana's online permitting system to legally take possession of road-killed big game goes operational today. A new state law allows people to salvage deer, elk,...

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MONDAY, NOV. 25, 2013

Photographer puts spotlight on dark deer

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- A rare dark-colored mule deer was documented recently in photo on the Sinlahekin Wildlife Area as the doe fed with three normal-colored deer, including a buck in the rut. Wildlife biologists say the deer appears to have an unusually high occurrence of...

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FRIDAY, NOV. 22, 2013

Kayaker found dead on Palouse River

PADDLING -- A kayaker's body was recovered this morning from the Palouse River, according to the following statement released this afternoon by the Whitman County Sheriff. Alison Webb, 54, who was on the Palouse city council, was found dead early Friday morning, her life apparently...

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THURSDAY, NOV. 21, 2013

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column.

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